Real Good for FREE: Upper Madison Street Fair, 9/22/13

September 19th, 2013, 10:02 am by Greg
 Upper Madison Street Fair

Upper Madison Street Fair

WHAT: The Upper Madison Street Fair
WHEN: Sunday, September 22, 12noon-5pm
WHERE: Madison Avenue between South Allen and West Lawrence, Albany
HOW MUCH: Free and open to the public

Celebrate the first full day of fall with the Upper Madison Street Fair, an afternoon of partying in the street with music, food and fun for all. Madison Avenue will be alive with a variety of vendors featuring local arts & crafts, food, dancing & drumming, plein air painting, a silent auction, used book sale and activities for the kids and kids-at-heart in the Kids Zone, including art-making, yoga, face painting, chess and more.

Here’s the schedule of performances for the day:

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ArtBeat: Madison Avenue Mural Restoration

July 24th, 2012, 11:00 am by Greg

The Madison Avenue mural restoration (photo by Gene Sennes)

Photographs by Gene Sennes

A nearly lost outdoor art project in Albany is being given a major face-lift at the corner of Madison Avenue and South Main Street. So if you’re headed to the Upper Madison Concert Series or the Madison Theatres or just happen to be in the neighborhood, stop by and check it out…

Ann Morrow’s story and photograph at Metroland

The Madison Avenue mural restoration (photo by Gene Sennes)

Signs of the City

July 3rd, 2009, 2:10 pm by Sara


Cartoonist John CaldwellHolly & EvanCaffe LenaJim Gaudet and the Railroad BoysThe Cock'N'Bull RestaurantAdvertise on Nippertown!G.C. HaymesRamblin Jug Stompers