Off-campus events and happenings

The Capital District and surrounding areas have lots to do throughout all the seasons. Below is a selection of links you may find helpful.

Many of these links are to non-Rensselaer websites – we cannot guarantee their accuracy or content.


Troy events

RPI Athletics events

Troy events calendar

Troy Night Out – last Friday of every month
River Street Festival – summer
Rockin’ on the River – summer
Chowderfest – fall
Troy Restaurant Week – September
Troy Pig Out – July

Troy Student Discount Card program


Albany events

Albany events calendar
Albany special events
1st Friday – first Friday of every month

Tulip Fest – May
Art on Lark – summer
Alive at Five – Thursdays throughout the summer
Lark Fest – fall
Lights in the Park – winter

Albany Symphony


General area calendars

Metroland events calendar
Timesunion.com events listing


Venue-specific listings

EMPAC, RPI campus
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall schedule, Troy
Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy
The Foundry for Art Design + Culture, Cohoes
Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes
Palace Theater, Albany
The Egg, Albany
Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany
Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany
Times Union Center events, Albany
New York State Museum, Albany
Proctors events, Schenectady
Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC), Saratoga Springs