BAMF 2022 @ Whiskey Pickle
Sep 30 @ – Oct 2 @

Bacchanalia Arts & Music Festival is a brand new showcase of talent from around the state and around the globe. From September 30th to October 2nd, 2022, the streets of Troy, NY will be filled with vibrance and volume as the inaugural year of Bacchanalia transforms the city into an entertainment paradise. That means:

– Live performances in more than 10 venues across the city
– Outdoor main stage with national headliners
– Food trucks and pop-ups
– Retail vendors
– Art exhibits + live art

Each festival ticket comes with a wristband that gets you into all events for the entire three day festival! Come and go freely between any venue and catch artists in all of the city’s amazing entertainment spaces. Tickets for individual events can also be purchased at the door of each event – availability will be limited and wristband holders will receive priority access. Prices for tickets sold at the door will vary.

Stay tuned for the official event schedule, additional artist announcements, giveaways, exclusive opportunities, and more!

Participating Venues:

– Whiskey Pickle (Main Stage Location)
– No Fun
– Rare Form Brewing
– The Ruck
– Brown’s Brewing Company
– Slidin’ Dirty
– El Dorado
– Franklin Alley Social Club
– The Bradley

Literary Legends @ Albany NY Library
Oct 1 @ –

Save the Date!

The Board of the Friends & Foundation of Albany Public Library
and Honorary Co-Chairs Peter Iselin, Mallory Massry and Annette Nanes
invite you to join us at the

9th Annual Literary Legends Gala
October 1, 2022 (Time TBD)
At Albany Public Library – Delaware Branch

Honoring Sylvie Kantorovitz & Edward Schwarzschild

Stay tuned for more information.

Literary Legends is a party in the library! It typically moves around from year to year to take place in different branches of the Albany Public Library.

We are moving the party up a few weeks this year so we can enjoy the fresh air.

Albany VegFest 2022 @ Albany Cap Center
Oct 2 @ –

Albany VegFest will return on Sunday, October 2, 2022 to the Capital Center!✨

This event, organized by the dedicated staff and volunteers at CRVN, hopes to showcase the amazing variety of businesses and organizations in the Capital Region/Hudson Valley area and beyond, including not-for-profits, restaurants, merchandise, local businesses, and more!

See our growing list of exhibitors, speakers, and more event info on our website here:

🌷 When: Sunday, October 2nd, 2022 • 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

🌿 Where: Albany Capital Center (55 Eagle St. Albany, NY)

Questions? Email us:

2nd Annual Trunk or Treat 🎃🍂
Oct 29 @ –

Come have a spooky good time with Saratoga Black Lives Matter in collaboration with Saratoga Youth Safe Space and SEEN for our second annual trunk or treat event. We will be passing out candy and spooky treats to those who stop by. This event is open to all ages, costumes are not required but are encouraged. We ask that if you are interested in decorating your car and passing out treats that you contact Chandler Hickenbottom or email us at The fun will keep going until the candy runs out. We hope to see you and your family there!