1st Friday “Jazzed Up” Trolley Good Time!
February Event Listings:
Lark Area Galleries, Exhibit Spaces, Events
3Fish Coffee and Downtube Bicycle Works
466 Madison Ave, 5 – 8PM
Opening Reception with Albany Center Gallery featuring the art of Tina Lincer
Alacrity Frame Workshop
215 Lark St. 5-9pm
Figures of Luster: Places and Portraits by Nettye Lamkay
Albany Institute Of History & Art
125 Washington Avenue
Free Admission from 5-8p
- Shape and Shadow: The Sculpture of Larry Kagan
- Bejeweled and Bedazzled: Jewelry and Personal Adornment
- Heavy Metal: Cast Iron Stoves of the Capital Region
6pm| Museum After Dark (MAD) Tour: Things That Bling
$10 members, $12 non-members | Register online
Bombers Burrito Bar
258 Lark Street 5-9pm
Byron & Gill Mercantile
273 Lark Street 5-8pm
Jump on the Capital City Trolley for 1st Friday, take a selfie and tag me on Social Media or stop in and receive 20% off item of your choice.
12 ½ Delaware Avenue 5-9pm
Buy a bottle of wine and receive a free appetizer. Plus $1 off all drinks
275 Lark Street 5-9pm
½ price drinks with food purchase.
Café Lark Pizza
452 Madison Ave 5-9pm
$1 Slice of Pizza
Capital Wine & Spirits
Corner of State & Lark Street 5-9pm
Wine Tasting. Take a selfie on the Capital City Trolley for 10% off regular priced wine.
Cathedral of All Saints
62 S. Swan St.
Featuring The City School District of Albany Music and Art Departments present
an art show at 5 pm and a performance at 6 pm
5:15-5:45 the Cathedral will be offering tours of their magnificent building along with a short organ recital. Refreshments will follow the program.
Center Square Barber Shop
225 Lark Street 5:30-8pm
Featuring original photography, paintings, and ambient music of David Gerard.
Elissa Halloran Designs
229 Lark Street 5-9pm
10% off all jewerly for 1st Friday with mention of the Capital City Trolley!
465 Madison Avenue 8-9pm
Free frozen Lime Margarita with purchase of entrée (dine-in only)
Just take a Selfie on the Capital City Trolley for special!
271 Lark Street – 4-7pm
$5 Margueritas & Sangria
Spanish & Mexican Tapas $5
First Presbyterian Church
362 State Street 5:30-8pm
Art Gallery: Paintings by Elden Rowland
African American Composers – performed by The Vocal Angels Gospel Choir
Great Find Thrift Boutique
A program of Equinox, Inc.
260 Washington Ave. – 11-7pm
Featuring Artful Windows “LOVE Wins”, Seasonal Bag Sale and light refreshments.
Healthy on Lark
274 Lark St. 5-9pm
Free cup of Tea with Capital City Trolley Selfie
Iron Gate Café
182 Washington Ave. 5:30-8pm
Wine Tasting with wine appropriate appetizers!
La Luce Boutique
248 Lark Street – 5-8pm
Featuring artists Joseph Montepagani
And David Dip Soul Lion
10% off entire purchase (excludes art).
Lark St. Natural Foods
217 Lark Street
10% off purchase of $10 or more.
(exceptions apply) Please mention add at checkout
453 Madison Ave. 5-9pm
½ priced drinks with food purchase
L.A.X Restaurant & Lounge
205 Lark Street
90’s Night – Live Music 9-1am
Kitchen open until 1:30am.
$5 fireball shots and free Thai Tea or Matcha Green Tea at Poke Bar with Capital City Trolley Selfie.
448 Madison Avenue 5-9pm
HAPPY HOUR drink specials until 9:00 pm.
Live Band: Yankee Holler
NoHo & SoHo Pizza
195 & 269 Lark Street 5-9pm
$3 off any large pizza
304 Lark Street 5 – 9 p.m.
$3 Fireball and $3 Labatt Tall Boys
420 Madison Ave.
10 percent off any dine in or pick up order
299 Lark Street 5-9pm
25% off storewide sale for 1st Friday!
301 Lark Street
Highlighting and supporting local artists on the 1st Friday of each month
Music by Flying Rob & Friends
$3 off first appetizer with on-board Capital City Trolley Selfie
8 Delaware Avenue
½ Price Appetizers while sitting @ bar. $1 off all drinks!
Happy Hour until 9pm
247 Lark Street 5-9pm
20% discount on all incense, incense accessories, and body oils on 1st Friday.
The Daily Grind
204 Lark St.
Free cup of coffee on Saturday with Capital City Trolley selfie
141 Washington Ave. 6-8pm
Featuring Artist in Residence: Mike Mirsky
Opening Reception and Artist Talk
The National Upholstering Design Studio/Gallery
231 Lark Street 5-9pm
Featured artists: Danica Barnes, Gerald Cooley, Bill Pettit, Wren Panzella
Special Valentine sale on all art, glass and jewelry
221 Lark Street 5-9pm
20% off of all art and art related items – hats, shirts, necklaces, bracelets with Capital City Trolley selfie & tag!
Albany First Friday Swing Dance
Albany Elks Lodge, 25 South Allen St.
Band: The Lustre Kings
– Free Swing Dance LESSON with Jason Fenton from 7 – 8pm; no partner needed
– DANCE from 8 – 11pm to the Lustre Kings
– The Capital District Jive Bombers perform their California Routine at the 1st break.
Admission including lesson: $15; DFO members $12; Seniors/Students $10.
Art Associates Gallery Inc.
21 Railroad Ave 5-9pm
“Black Art: A View”
Please join us as we kick off a month long art exhibition for Black History Month with a reception featuring the artwork of black artists, including local artists as Takeyce Walter.
Marcus Anderson, Brandon Evil, Kemoh Edwards to name a few. Artwork will include,photography, paintings and scultures. Parking in the front with extra parking reserved.
Esther Massry Gallery @ The College of Saint Rose
1002 Madison Avenue
The Esther Massry Gallery Celebrates Ten Years
Isidro Blasco + Elise Engler
Two Renowned Artists exhibit large-scale sculpture of New York City bridges and more than 1100 documentary drawings of the first radio headlines of the day preceding the presidential election to the present.
University at Albany Art Museum
1400 Washington Ave
Opening Artists’ Reception, 5-7pm
we are here. Nicole Cherubini
Carrie Schneider: Rapt
Louise Lawler: Birdcalls 1972/81
Mention the Capital City Trolley for “buy one, get one free” glasses of wine at the bar
Albany Modern Body Art
7 S. Pearl St 5-9pm
Tattoo artist showing their portfolios and original art work
Capital Repertory Theatre
111 North Peart St.
On the Way to the Compost Pile, Digital Paintings by Cathy Frank
Opening Reception 5:30-7:30 No Ticket Necessary
Opening together with the play Red Maple by David Bunce – January 25th –
Gallery@theREP is open, for the general public, weekdays noon to 4:30pm. And, for ticketed patrons, one hour before showtime.
City Beer Hall
42 Howard St.
Mention the Capital City Trolley for drink specials; live music with Ryan Rosmarin from 7 – 10 PM;
DJ Citrus at 11 PM.
Daniel Mozzes Design
61 N. Pearl St., Steuben Alley #1
Red sale: all red items 50%, everything else 20% off
Dawn’s Victory Sports Café
10 Sheridan Ave.
10% off all food and beverage purchases.
54 Philip St.
Show a selfie from the Capital City Trolley and receive $2 off select drafts
Fort Orange General Store
Screenprinting workshop with Breakout Press Co.; 10% off any store purchase
Fresh & Fly Clothing
13 S. Pearl St. – open until 8pm
Mention 1st Friday for 15% off any purchase
40 Lodge St.
Free appetizer with purchase of entrée
Jack’s Oyster House
42 State St.
10% off food and beverage
31 N. Pearl St.
Mention the Capital City Trolley for multiple special offers on food purchases. See below!
- Trolley Pizza Special = 30% off any Large Pizza including two toppings.
8” Italian Sub/Hero with pepperoni, imported provolone, lean ham, L.T.O = $4.50
Fried Dough, regular price = $3.25; Trolley price = $2.00 each
Linguine w/ Meat or Marinara Sauce, regular price = $9.75; Trolley price = $5.50
Baked wings = $1.10 each
14 Green St. 5-7pm
Complimentary glass of select wine with any appetizer or entrée purchase
Olde English Pub & Pantry
Umphrey’s McGee after-party with live music by MuBo at 11 PM
Loch & Quay
Pop-up art exhibit with Gregory Maxwell Dunn, curated by Albany Center Gallery; $2 off all drafts
19 Clinton Ave
Umphrey’s McGee concert at 7 PM; mention Capital City Trolley at the box office to receive 2 complimentary tickets to any film in the 2019 CDPHP Movie Series
Pearl Street Pub
59-61 N. Pearl St.
Trivia at 5:30 PM with beer specials
Umphrey’s McGee afterparty at 10:30 PM, featuring Mike Gantzer (Aqueous) with Ryan Stasik and Kris Myers (Umphrey’s McGee) performing the music of Green Day and more ($20 cover)
Public House 42
42 Eagle St.
$5 well mixed drinks, $5 select appetizers, $1 off all drafts
Stacks Espresso Bar
488 Broadway 5-8pm
Featured artist: Bob Anderson