A Taste of Albany is a culinary showcase of Capital Region restaurants and chefs, celebrating with entertainment, live and silent auctions, and great views from the NYS Museum Terrace Gallery.
5PM - Cocktail Hour, presented by ShopRite Supermarkets
Start the evening off with a smile and pose on our Red Carpet, then head up to the Terrace Gallery to enjoy a delicious sampling of hors d'oeuvres from ShopRite Supermarkets and local restaurants, complimentary beer, wine, and soda, and a visit to the Silent Auction and Wine & Dine Pull!
6PM - The Culinary Showcase
The main course- enjoy an extensive selection of tastes from more than 30 Capital Region restaurants. Bring your appetite!
Enjoy music by The Grand Central Station Trio, carousel rides, complimentary caricatures, photo booth, and more during this year's 10th annual A Taste of Albany.
Proceeds from A Taste of Albany benefit Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless (IPH), an Albany-based agency with more than 30 years of service addressing the needs of the homeless and low-income community.
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2015 Participating Restaurants to date:
Albany Pump Station
Angelo's 677 Prime
Brown's Brewing Co.
Cider Belly Doughnuts
El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant
The Ginger Man
Grandma Millie's Bakery
Healthy Café Catering Co.
The Honest Weight Food Co-op
The Merry Monk
New World Bistro Bar
No Scone Unturned
Old Daley Catering
One Six Five at Normanside Country Club
Scrimshaw at the Desmond Hotel
Stacks Espresso Bar
Texas de Brazil
Umana Restaurant & Wine Bar
Villa Italia Bakery
We Do Fondue
A Taste of Albany Event Ticket
Enjoy an extensive selection of tastes from more than 30 Capital Region restaurants with complimentary beer, wine, soda, entertainment, carousel rides, and exciting auctions. *No physical tickets will be mailed. Please check in at the registration table on the evening of the event.
A Taste of Albany Honorary Ticket
Make a lasting commitment in the fight against homelessness. Enjoy the delicious tastes and all the amenities of A Taste of Albany. Honorary Ticket purchasers will receive an "A Taste of Albany Dining Book," featuring coupons and discounts to local Capital Region restaurants. *No physical tickets will be mailed. Please check in at the registration table on the evening of the event.
Wine & Dine Pull Presale
Purchase now and visit the Wine & Dine Pull Table at the event to pull a numbered cork from the Wine Pull Goblet. A matching numbered bottle of wine (value $15 - $35) will be pulled for you. Pull includes several chances to win high end bottle of wine valued over $35!
Wine & Dine Pull
Purchase now and visit the Wine & Dine Pull Table at the event to pull a numbered cork from the Wine & Dine Pull Goblet. A matching numbered bottle of wine tagged with a Dining Certificate (valued at $25 or greater) will be pulled for you. Pull includes several chances to win high end bottle of wine valued over $35! One lucky Wine & Dine Pull patron will also win a Mega Magnum bottle of wine!
All Wine & Dine Pull proceeds directly benefit IPH. All presales are held in reserve. Complimentary wine check available so you can continue to enjoy the excitement of A Taste of Albany hands free!
Arthur J. Gallagher and Company
Buckley, Gent, MacDonald & Cary, P.C.
M.M. Hayes Co., Inc.
Rose and Kiernan, Inc.
St. Mary's Healthcare
The Jandreau Investment Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC