Visit Albany, GA

Albany offers visitors the ideal getaway. Experience the outdoors, walk through history, and spoil yourself with true southern hospitality in Southwest GA.

Albany offers visitors the ideal getaway. Experience the outdoors, walk through history, and spoil yourself with true southern hospitality in Southwest GA. Relax, have fun and enjoy genuine southern charm. From first class hotels in Albany and award winning museums & attractions to the finest restaurants in Southwest Georgia, you'll find the perfect things to do in Albany.

Discover your next vacation at www.visitalbanyga.com

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With an average PR of 20 minutes, it's no wonder the Snickers Marathon & Half Marathon produces so many Boston qualifiers. Register today and reach your 2019 race goals in #VisitAlbanyGA: bit.ly/2FbzTm3

Forget the meringues and floral cups, the pioneer women (and men) of Chehaw's Frontier Festival 2019 are more into blacksmithing and hide tanning. Join us next weekend (1/11-13) as we go back in time to the 1800s in #VisitAlbanyGA.

Happy New Year from #VisitAlbanyGA, may your 2019 be filled with peace, hope and joy. #AlbanyStrong www.VisitAlbanyGA.com [📷: Instabuddy, michael_fincher24]

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Albany, Georgia: The Ultimate Guide To Family Fun

Add a little more family fun to your 2019 bucketlist with this round-up of #VisitAlbanyGA's best from 365 Atlanta Traveler. http://bit.ly/2AgkjCk

365atlantatraveler.com Albany, Georgia sits in the southwest section of the state, about 3 - 3.5 hours from Atlanta...down I-75. It's the eight largest city in Georgia, the central hub of the southwest...and a great place for exploring with kiddos!

With the baking, shopping, wrapping and clean-up done, it's time for a new challenge. AlbanyMarathon.com

Merry Christmas from #VisitAlbanyGA! 🎄 VisitAlbanyGA.com

Not a creature was stirring, not even an African Pygmy Hedgehog. http://bit.ly/2EBstbq

Chehaw

All aboard!

All aboard! The Christmas Train made its first runs tonight! Runs Dec. 13-16, 20-24, 26-29. #chehaw #chehawchristmastrain

Taking a break from all the cookie-baking and gift-wrapping with some fresh air and a stroll around #VisitAlbanyGA's RiverFront Park. http://bit.ly/2BtN4LC [📷: Instabuddy, ryansquyres]

Last minute shoppers unite! Just because we've been busy, doesn't mean we don't care. From the pick-6 packs at Pretoria Fields Collective and Bandit and the Babe's new zodiac necklaces to the The Bread House's oatmeal raisin cookies and memberships to the Flint RiverQuarium--even a stocking-full of #VisitAlbanyGA here in the Albany Welcome Center--up your last-minute gift-giving game with a trip to downtown Albany, Georgia.

Pretoria Fields Collective

We are so fortunate to have Pretoria Fields Collective right here in Downtown Albany. Congratulations on a successful first year and we look forward to enjoying many more!

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We have so much to be grateful for! As we reflect on the first year of serving South Georgia, we are ecstatic to move into our 2nd year serving all of Georgia.

Do you hear what we hear? Bells-a-ringing, people singing, glasses clinking! Come out to Beer & Carols tonight at Pretoria Fields! Music begins at 6:30 and Taqueria Cruz will be on location making some yummy eats to enjoy. Be sure not to miss this holiday event.

Austin's Firegrill and Oyster Bar for the post Monday meeting lunch win!

On this day in history: Arriving in #VisitAlbanyGA at the request of Dr. W. G. Anderson, the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. rallied members of the #AlbanyMovement with an emboldened speech and subsequent arrest. Learn more about #VisitAlbanyGA's unique civil rights history at the Albany Civil Rights Institute. http://bit.ly/2EypFMR [📷: Instabuddy, rjgoldstein]

25 minutes till the parade begins! Y’all down here yet? So excited!!! 🎄

The Grinch is holding children hostage at The Bread House! 😂

The Bread House has vendors galore and lots of Christmas cheer! Check it out, it runs till 10 tonight!

Keep liking and sharing! :) Go to our original post so it counts! Y'all are the best!

Downtown Albany, Georgia is hosting a Window Decorating Contest. They will share participating businesses' windows and let the community vote for the image of their favorite storefront. Once they share our pictures, be sure to go and vote for the Albany Welcome Center! #downtownalbanyholidaycontest

Planning your 2019 meetings? With 26 hotels, flexible meeting space plus four conference centers to accommodate groups 20 to 2,500, unique venues and historic sites--not to mention all the sweet tea you can drink--#VisitAlbanyGA makes the perfect location for meetings and groups. http://bit.ly/2QSIBvJ [📷: The Bread House]

The Chehaw Train has officially taken off! It will be at Chehaw through December 29th! Choo Choo! 🚂

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"Just seven minutes from downtown Albany, Georgia, the Albany Civil Rights Institute immediately sends you back in time by making you choose either the historic “White” or “Colored” doorways upon entrance to the state-of-the-art facility." Dig deeper into the harsh realities and profound hope that existed in #sowega under Jim Crowe with a trip to #VisitAlbanyGA. http://bit.ly/2EcRSb2

Panicking about how to fill the kiddos Christmas break? We've rounded up the top 5 family-friendly things to do in #VisitAlbanyGA this month: hop aboard the Chehaw Christmas Train, catch candy along the Christmas Parade route, have a very crafty Christmas with the Libby Womack Holiday Workshop, explore the Flint RiverQuarium and make new discoveries at the Thronateeska Heritage Center.

Panicking about how to fill the kiddos Christmas break? We've rounded up the top 5 family-friendly things to do in #VisitAlbanyGA this month: hop aboard the Chehaw Christmas Train, catch candy along the Christmas Parade route, have a very crafty Christmas with the Libby Womack Holiday Workshop, explore the Flint RiverQuarium and make new discoveries at the Thronateeska Heritage Center.

Downtown Albany, Georgia is hosting a Window Decorating Contest. They will share participating businesses' windows and let the community vote for the image of their favorite storefront. Once they share our pictures, be sure to go and vote for the Albany Welcome Center! #downtownalbanyholidaycontest

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Chehaw Christmas Train

All Aboard! Chugga chugga choo choo your way into the season with a ride on the Chehaw Christmas train--complete with hot cocoa, marshmallows and other seasonal goodies. Parents--clear off your camera roll, you're gonna want to snap some photos! 🚂 http://bit.ly/2B3BtTi

visitalbanyga.com Bring the family out to enjoy a 20 minute train ride along a track filled with Christmas and holiday lights. You can purchase hot cocoa, marshmallows, s'mores, and other seasonal goodies from the Sugar Shack and hang out by the fires while you wait your turn for the train. $6 per ride, $4 additional...

Visiting Thronateeska Heritage Center after binge-watching Dr. Who? Saturday morning win. #NationalTimeTravelerDay http://bit.ly/2Pq9l21

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Christmas Time in Albany, Georgia | Albany, Georgia Blog

Looking for a full list of holiday events for December? We wrote up a blog post for you to make it easy. There's so much going on this month, be sure to click the link below to read all about the magic of the season in Albany, Georgia.

visitalbanyga.com Season’s Greetings! It’s Christmas time in Albany, Georgia which means there's some serious holiday cheer coming your way

From the newest visual exhibit from Georgia-based artist, Benjamin Britton, to Felice Anno Nuovo - Dec 29, 2019, a culinary year-end celebration--give the gift of fine art with tickets to the Albany Museum of Art in #VisitAlbanyGA. http://bit.ly/2rmJz4X

One of our favorite gifts is the legendary Ms. Rutha Mae Harris. Lead soprano and original member of the Civil Rights Movement's Freedom Singers, Harris continues to speak truth, freedom and love through her storytelling and songs at the Albany Civil Rights Institute every second Saturday. http://bit.ly/2EzAU55

From Sunnyland Farms' toasted pecans to fried peanuts from Mark's Melon Patch, the Albany Welcome Center's gift shop is serving up a finely curated (and thoroughly taste-tested!) variety of #sowega's best. Stop by and give the gift of #GeorgiaGrown this Christmas.

Determined to give less presents and more presence this year? Join us for some festive memory-making with the ASO's Peppermint Pops Holiday Concert, a holiday-themed performance of family favorites like the 'Twas the Night Before Christmas. Make a day of it by heading over to the Albany Area Arts Council afterwards for some Christmas crafting and a visit by Santa. 🎅 http://bit.ly/2PfYS9h

[12/02/18]   The Albany Welcome center is closed today due to the inclement weather and notifications from the City if Albany to stay off the roads due to flooding streets and power outages. We will open tomorrow at 9:00am.

Still feeling a little full from Thanksgiving? Kick that tryptophan to the curb by registering for the Snickers Marathon & Half Marathon--today's the last day to receive discounted pricing! bit.ly/2FPGTqu

[11/29/18]   Hey everyone! The Albany Christmas Parade has been rescheduled to December 15th due to the possibility of inclement weather. Make sure to come out, the the parade will begin at 6PM Saturday, the 15th!

Can you believe that Pretoria Fields Collective opened almost a year ago? To celebrate, they made some coins that offer 50% off a pint throughout their anniversary weekend, December 7-9. Want one? Come spend $10 at the Welcome Center and get some of that holiday shopping out of the way. We have new merchandise, including goodies from Mark's Melon Patch, Sunnyland Farms, Chehaw and more! See y'all soon, this offer is good till supplies last/through next weekend.

Anyone else hearing jingle bells? We're just a few days away from the Christmas Parade "We Need a Little Christmas" in downtown #VisitAlbanyGA. http://bit.ly/2TET0tk

Fast wifi? Check. Fresh-brewed coffee? Check. #CyberMonday, we're coming for you. http://bit.ly/2KwVbLm ☕ [📷: ELEMENTS COFFEE COMPANY]

Mark your calendars for a #sowega Christmas tradition--Downtown Albany, Georgia's Christmas parade. From carolers and holiday vendors to lights and the jolliest of elves--even a Christmas-themed movie--this year's celebration is one you won't want to miss! http://bit.ly/2TET0tk

Here in #VisitAlbanyGA, we #ThinkLocal and #ShopSmall all year round. Have a favorite Albany-based small business? Tag them in the comments. [📷: Downtown Dawsyn Boutique]

Survived Black Friday shopping? Reward yourself with a pint (or two!) at #VisitAlbanyGA's only craft brewery, Pretoria Fields Collective--you've earned it! 🍻 [📷: Instabuddy, fermentress]

From pecan trees and bobwhites to Rutha, Ray and the Flint River, we have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving--happy holiday from #VisitAlbanyGA. www.VisitAlbanyGA.com [📷: Instabuddy, @mamasan1]

From our picky sister-in-law to our has-it-already nephew, it seems like our gift list gets harder every year. Chehaw Holiday Market to the rescue with all the handmade, homemade, unique and local items we need to really wow those tough to impress gift-listers. 🎁 [📷: Market vendor and #VisitAlbanyGA-based, Solohope] http://bit.ly/2BqlwIp

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Thanksgiving in Albany, Georgia | Albany, Georgia Blog

Our Thanksgiving-edition blog post is up! Make sure to read to see who will be open tomorrow, and how some of our #VisitAlbanyGA locals like to do Thanksgiving!

Save travels everyone!

visitalbanyga.com Thanksgiving in Albany, Georgia Turkey... mashed potatoes... dressing... sweet potato casserole... rolls... Hungry yet? It’s that

Did last year's turkey day end in sirens? Leave the cooking to the experts at the Mayberry Diner in #VisitAlbanyGA. From turkey and dressing to squash casserole, this #SOWEGA institution has your Thanksgiving Day meal in the bag, er, on the table. 🦃 http://bit.ly/2OR4fLz

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The Contemporaries

Looking for Friday night plans? We have you covered! What the Funk will be at the Albany Museum of Art tonight starting at 7:30! Get ready to dress funky, dance funky and eat funky with fellow contemporaries. You can purchase tickets on the link below! Save $5 by purchasing in advance, it's $30 in advance and $35 at the door! Two drink tickets come with admission, and speaking of which, this event is 21 and over. We can't wait!

albanymuseum.com The Contemporaries are professionals ages 21-45 in Albany and Southwest Georgia who enjoying mixing art with entertainment geared toward their lifestyle. The group is associated with the Albany Museum of Art.

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