Wednesday, September 28th – 5pm
Wine Down Wednesdays! Location: Chill Bar & Lounge every Wednesday. Come mingle with those who are moving Albany forward! This week Wine Down Wednesday is sponsored by 100 Black Men of Albany. See you there! A Downtown Merchants Association Event.
Friday, September 30th – 5pm-9pm
Date Night Downtown. Looking for an opportunity to get away as a couple?! Date Night Downtown is just what you need. The Pizza Shop and Riverfront BBQ are open Friday nights, and will offer that perfect place to get dinner before attending Nights@dtown!
Friday, September 30th
River Walk To Support Active Aging Week. Location Riverfront Park. Blood Pressure screenings, games and activities in addition to the 1 mile walk.
For more information, contact: Erin Willingham, Wellness Coordinator SOWEGA Council on Aging Ph: 229-432-1131
Saturday, October 1st – 930am – 1130am
Yoga Aid. Join us for this fun, free class. Please considering donating at yogaaid.com, (find Yoga On Pine under challengers) by sponsoring a teacher, yourself, or donate at the class. Afterwards – come to Flint Fest in downtown Albany. Show your support for our beautiful downtown – the more it thrives, the more it can offer. http://www.facebook.com/yogaonpine
Saturday, October 1st – 9am-1pm
Albany Star Finale. A Showcase for southwest GA talent. Location: Veterans Park Amphitheater
Saturday, October 1st – Noon-Midnight
Flint Fest. Hang out along Albany, Georgia’s riverfront, listen to awesome bands, enjoy dance and arts from around the world. Featuring a working artist village.
Location: Riverfront Park Cost: $5.00 www.faceboook.com/flintfest
Drew Tillman Band
Swingin Harpoon Blues Band
Southern Arts Ensemble
J Blues Band
Bo Henry Band
Sherwood Acres: Cultural Dance
International Studies: Singing in Spanish
YMCA: Zumba Dance
Westover High: Cultural Dance
Albany State University: Latin Dance
Dougherty High: Indian Dance
South GA Okinawa Club: Drum Performance
Ganesh Kasam: Indian Dance
Ngozi Dance Company: African Dance
Garrett Snider: Hip Hop Music
Saturday, October 1st – 8am-1pm
The Downtown Albany Market. Open every Saturday through November 12 from 8AM-1PM at the parking deck on the corner of Jackson St. and Broad Ave. http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Downtown-Albany-Market-by-Southwest-Georgia-Food-Alliance-Inc/124377154308468
Saturday, October 1st – 10am-4pm
This Saturday VERGE, Downtown Farm Market, Living Legends Salon, and Global Essence will give 10% off your total bill if you show your Flint Fest entrance hand stamp. A minimum purchase of $5.
VERGE – 110 N Washington Street www.facebook.com/vergespace
Downtown Farm Market – 106 N Washington Street www.facebook.com/dtfarmmarket
Global Essence – 111 S Jackson Street http://www.facebook.com/pages/Global-Essence/215718135114072
Living Legends Salon – 216 W Broad Suite B
Other Downtown News:
The Pizza Shop is now OPEN on Saturdays! The Pizza Shop 232 W Broad Ave
Booters Sports Bar and Grill located at 104 N Washington Street is scheduled to open September 30th .
GABE’S - Alteration, Repair, & Bridal Exchange: Offers 10% off all alterations to All City, County, School Board, and Federal Employees. Must show your badge. GABE’S 238 W Broad Ave
The Downtown Fresh Market now offers the following weekly specials:
Monday: Any smoothie $1.50 all day.
Tuesday: Buy one wrap; get a second wrap half off.
Wednesday: Bring in your church bulletin and get 15% off any meal.
Thursday: Free fresh lemonade with the purchase of any wrap.
Friday: Free Tea or Lemonade with the purchase of any soup or sandwich.
Saturday: Free kids PB&J lunch with adult meal purchase.
Save the Date!
October 3rd – Unplugged @ Global Essence
October 15th – Walk to End Alzheimers – Riverfront Park
October 17th – Unplugged @ Global Essence
October 20th – VERGE “Pink Parade” – Holiday Preview Fashion Show
October 21st – Frights@dtown – 8pm-Midnight
October 28th – ASU Homecoming Block Party
November 12th – Urban Garage Sale – Downtown
December 3rd – Christmas Parade – Downtown
December 9th – Peppermint Pops – Downtown
December 31st – NYE Downtown