Troy Night Out is a monthly arts and cultural event that takes place the last Friday of every month in Downtown Troy from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The event regularly draws thousands people onto the streets of Troy, and attendees are able to enjoy over art events, music venues, fine restaurants as well as unique boutiques of all varieties.
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Troy Night Out :: April 24th
TNO Goes GREEN!
Come on down to Downtown Troy for this month's Eco-Friendly TNO! In celebration of Earth Day, April's TNO will feature eco-friendly specials to gain awareness of the importance of going green.
Sponsored by BATH FITTER
Bath Fitter representatives will be set up in Monument Square (Block E7). Stop by and find out more about one day bathroom remodeling!
Download the printable TNO map HERE, or download the Troy Night Out App to your iPhone or Droid to have all the TNO info at your fingertips!
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** Featuring Live Music = Go Green Specials
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Go GREEN! check out these eco-friendly organizations
Stop by Monument Square (Block E7) to learn more about these organizations & what you can do to go GREEN!
Transition Troy: Transition Troy is a collection of groups and individuals with a positive vision of a sustainable Troy, acting on that vision and building that future.
Troy Zero Waste: A community organization based in Troy dedicated to reclaiming resources from the waste stream in order to strengthen our community. Visit us for a demonstration of food scrap composting and offer information on reducing, reusing, and recycling our stuff as an alternative to sending it "away" to the landfill.
Solarize Troy: Solarize is a bulk purchase of solar equipment and installation services. By working together with many households interested in buying solar, we can get better prices on better equipment. This process has been used successfully around the US to dramatically reduce costs and make it easier for home and business owners.
Veggie Mobile: A mobile market that travels to inner-city neighborhoods, delivering a large variety of fresh, affordable and local produce to residents with limited access to fresh food. Designed for energy efficiency, the box-truck runs on bio-diesel fuel and has been retro-fitted with solar panels, which power the market’s refrigerators.
Rensselaer Land Trust: The only not-for-profit land trust dedicated to the preservation of natural spaces throughout Rensselaer County, especially land that protects sources of drinking water, provides natural habitat for wildlife and maintains the scenic rural character of thecommunity.
Empire Solar: For over five years,we’ve been helping the people of Albany, NY and the entire Capital District cut their energy usage and save money. Our business exists to help homeowners and business owners alike. We offer full energy solutions, from options to reduce your regular power usage to a plethora of renewable energy solutions.
Vivint Solar: One of the top leading providers in the solar industry, Vivint is here to help homeowners become a part of the solution. You don't pay us for the panels or lease it. Curious to know what the most efficient way to go solar in New York State at no cost of panels to you? Stop by our booth to see if your house qualifies for our zero program and find out!
TASTE! all things food and drink
Beirut Restaurant (184 River Street, Block F8) :: Enjoy a FREE lentil soup with any of our meat dinners. (518)270-9404
Collar City Hard Pressed (215 Broadway, Block E7) :: We'll be open all day today for TNO! Stop in for our Spring Happy Hour featuring $6 smoothies from 4-7pm! (518)285-0265
**Daily Grind (46 3rd Street, Block D7) :: Learn how Tango and Salsa. It's free and it's fun. Beer , wine and fill cafe menu all night. Try something different for spring. (518)272-8658
The Greek House (27 3rd Street, Block D6) :: An authentic Greek kitchen. OPA! Come join us for live entertainment featuring"Johara - The Gem of the Greek Isles" (518)272-6058
The Grocery (211 Broadway, Block E7) :: Troy Taco returns with new tacos, new craft beer on tap, and Mexican-style corn in a cup that is not to be missed. (518) 326-3450
Illium Cafe (9 Broadway, Block C7) :: Open with TNO Specials! (518)273-7700
Lucas Confectionery (12 2nd Street, Block E7) ::Linger over wine, beer, & sharing plates. (We are happy to accommodate large groups in our heated garden.)(518)326-3450
Muddaddy Flats Quesadillary (49 Third Street, Block D7) :: 10% off dine-in or bring your own take-out container. Let's save the boxes. (518)326-0630
Peck’s Arcade (217 Broadway, Block E7) :: Eat at Troy's newest restaurant or sip on a cocktail at Troy's newest bar. Happy Hour upstairs from 4pm - 7pm. (518) 326-3450
**Spill’n the Beans (13 3rd Street, Block D6) :: Food, Drink, Live Music with Keith Prays Soul Jazz Revival 7-10pm. (518)268-1028
The Whistling Kettle (254 Broadway, Block D7) :: Come see our brand new tea sniffing bar! New teas available for monthly tea tasting. (518)874-1938
TOUCH! shops, shops, shops
Antiques Warehouse (78 4th Street, Block C7) :: Antiques are the absolute definition of "reduce, reuse, recycle" - open til 8 for TNO!(518)421-1736
Artcentric Gallery (266 River Street, Block E6) :: At Artcentric we are always green. Come check our our selection of antique and recycled furniture, upcycled clothing and more. Come see what we have to offer. (518)691-0007
Apollo's Den (95 4th Street, Block C8) :: Artisans living in your community create the pieces that stock our shelves! Primarily glass jewelry, hanging glass, flower vases and botanicals we also offer a wide range of home decoratives you will find nowhere else! We make it! We sell it! We love it! You will too!!! (518)621-3005
Aurora's Boutique (286 River Street, Block D6) :: 50% off all green jewelry. Accesorize for Earth Day! (518)266-1191
Breakout Press Co. (Monument Square, Block E7) :: Hand-printed cloth and paper goods. Check us out on etsy! (518)755-2100
The Broken Mold (284 River Street, Block D6) :: Come celebrate talent and inclusion! We will be showing work from over 15 students. Reception from 5-9pm! (518)273-6041
The Counties of Ireland (77 Third Street, D8) :: Happy Earth Day! Bring in your own bag and receive 10% off your purchase. Some restrictions do apply. See store for details. (518)687-0054
Enigma Co (16 First Street, Block E7) :: This TNO we are celebrating Earth Day! Come out and see what new creative things we've been working on that are up-cycled, recycled and keeping green! (518)308-8422
Foam Brain Games (71 Fourth Street, Block C7) :: Stop by Foam Brain Games for fun and board games. Come play games with us! (518)874-1033
Henry Loves Betty (195 River Street, Block F7) :: Henry Loves Betty will be hosting a very special Troy Night Out event - It's our One Year Anniversary! Come join us for an extra awesome Treat Tasting for pups and their people, check out our new USA-Made toys and meet some dogs in need of homes from Karma K-9 rescue! Celebrate with us! (315)744-8277
Hippies, Witches & Gypsies (212 River Street, Block F7) :: Open until 12:00- 8:00 pm on TNO. Supporting Fair – Trade every day! (518) 326-1048
JK Bloom Jewelers (21 Third Street, Block D6) :: Stop in at JK Bloom Jewelers, LLC for a night of eclectic music with Seven Rabbit Stew celebrating their 25 year reunion. Will Zwink-Ralph Pezzulo-James Daggs-Al Kash. (518)272-1807
MarEle Boutique (427 River Street, Block C3) :: Birthday Bash! April's TNO will mark 1 year that we have been at 427 River Street. Complimentary mini cupcakes and beverages. 15% off total purchase! (518)522-7479
Market Block Books (290 River Street, Block D6) ::Dennis Bove will sign and discuss his new book Oblivion's Whisper. 7-9PM (518) 328-0045
Naturally Grown (282B River Street, Block D6) :: We're all about being "green" and supporting sustainable companies. Stop in to see our Earth Day/Week sales!
Nite Owl News (400 Fulton Street, Block C6) :: We have more than 10,000 items from electronics, hats, jewelry, food, drinks, snacks, healthcare, and haircare all in one spot! Bring a reusable bag and receive 10% off all purchases (excluding tobacco, alcohol, and lottery). (518) 272-8586
Nine Steps Away to Africa (199 River Street, Block F7) :: New musical instruments, new wood carvings, new leather handbags and more.... (518)894-4388
One Kind Boutique (182 River Street, Block F8) :: Come visit our Eco- sensitive boutique. Be kind to the earth by shopping 2nd hand,repurposed and earth friendly.Free with any purchase decorate your own reusable shopping bag while supplies last! (518) 669-3253
T and J Soap (271 River Street, Block E6) :: Happy Earth Day! Did you know our candles are made in shop with 100% soy wax? Soy wax burns cleans, is a renewable source and helps support American farmers. My wax is GMO free. With my recycling program when you purchase any large candles & return the glass after use you receive $2.00 off your next candle (518)272-2660
Trojan Horse Antiques (2 Third Street, Block D6) :: Recycle, repurpose and reuse!!!! What better way to express how "green" you are than buying locally acquired antique and vintage furnishings and décor for your home! Live or work in Troy? Ask about our special discount
Troy Cloth & Paper (291 River Street, Block D6) :: Stop by to pick up a special Troy Night Out frameable poster for only $15! This month’s poster is illustrated by local tattoo artist, Chris Conlon. We’ll only be printing them on Troy Night Out, so this is your only chance to snag one! (518)687-1010
Weathered Wood (13 2nd Street, Block E7) :: Stop in and see the arbors we’re making out of driftwood for Arbor Day. And as always, we have many many repurposed things. Recycling and upcycling is part of who we are at WW. (518)701-4094
LOOK! galleries, museums, and other fun things to see
Argyle Gallery (46 4th Street, Block C6) :: (04/24/2015 Exhibit)- The Nude Contour: A visual figure study. Artist collective works depicting the human figure stripped down to its barest contour. Please come join us for a night of conversation and libation at this artist/social gathering space in downtown Troy. Doors open at 6 pm.
Clement Frame Shop and Art Gallery (201 Broadway (Monument Square), Block E6) :: "In Search of Illusion" : Paintings by David Francis, PSA & Robert Bootier. Opening reception from 6-9pm. (518)272-6811
Fulton Street Gallery (406 Fulton Street, Block C6) :: "Iridescence", 2015 EART & EMAC Students from RPI 5-9pm
Martinez Gallery (3 Broadway, Suite 203, Block E7) :: New Exhibition: PAPER, Framed and Unframed,with Gallery artists including Burkholder, Callner, Marlowe, Mehlman, Mendoza, Perez, Vargas, Wilson, and others. Also antiques, jewelry, and fine objects. Come celebrate our 14th anniversary! (518)274-9377
Hudson Mohawk Industrial Gateway (38 Third Street, Block D7) :: MHIG presents pop up museum night! Come ring a meneely bell, see an 1861 iron plate from the USS monitor, and many more Troy-centric industrial artifacts.
The Photography Center (404 River Street, Block C3) :: The Photography Center of the Capital District hosts the closing reception for the exhibition of extraordinary photos by Yva Momatiuk and John Eastcott, noted National Geographic Photographers and authors. 5 to 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. (518)273-0100
Rensselaer County Historical Society (57 Second St, BlockE8) :: Join us at 6pm for a special lecture on Troy’s basketball history entitled “Troy’s Champions: Ed Wachter and Early Professional Basketball” by Chris Hunter. New exhibit “Scenic Overlooks” now on view. Lecture and exhibits are free and open to the public. RCHS will be open 5-8pm.
Springwood Studios (154 Fourth Street, Block C9) :: Open 5-9. Showing a mix of classics and new work. Refreshments by Carmen's Café.
St. Paul's Church (58 3rd Street, Block D7) :: The interior of the 1828 St. Paul's Church has a magnificent 1894 renovation by the Louis Comfort Tiffany Co. (518)273-7351
DO! performing arts and other cool stuff that you just can’t miss
1st Playable Productions (5 3rd Street, Suite 300, Block 11) :: Stop by for a tour of our game studio located in an 1800's ballroom, participate in our interactive Minecraft exhibit, or try our latest games! Open 5-8PM. (518) 271-8172
The Arts Center of the Capital Region (265 River Street, Block E6) :: Please join us The Collar City Craft Fest, sponsored by Oberlander Group and supported by Troy Cloth & Paper. The Collar City Craft Fest is a juried, indoor showcase of original works, and will feature the Northeast’s top artists and craftspeople. Nine Pin Cider will be sampling and tasting during TNO at The Collar City Craft Show. $5 at the door or $4 with promo post card. All proceeds of this event benefit The Arts Center of the Capital Region.(518) 273-0552
Christ United Methodist Church (35 State Street, Block C7) :: "Reconciling Movie Night: The Church and the LGBTQ Community". Featuring 2 short films called Fish Out of Water and Incompatible with Christian Teaching, which talk about why being LGBTQ is NOT a sin, and how congregations within the Methodist Church, like ours, are fighting against the official Methodist theology which states that it is a sin. The movies start at 6:30, and will be followed by a discussion- with no obligation to stay for the discussion. We are handicapped accessible. Popcorn and beverages will be served.
Community Massage & Holistic Therapies (255 River Street, Block E6) ::GRAND RE-OPENING & 2 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION!! OPEN HOUSE 5-8 pm at our NEW LOCATION 270 River St, Suite 201. Come see our new space, meet practitioners and enter a raffle; check out retail items for healthy living, and get a free chair massage. Light snacks from Pampered Chef and refreshments will be offered. Welcome to your urban oasis! (518)272-1400
Heartspace Yoga and Healing Arts (10 2nd Street, Second Floor, Block E7) :: Heartspace Yoga will be offering “Bring a Friend For Free” Yoga on Friday Night at 6PM. Two for the price of one. (518) 512-3390
January - The New Year's Night Out
February - Tiffany Glass Fest/TNO Birthday
March - Flashback Friday
April - Earth Day
May - Kids & Pets Night Out
June - Red, White & Blue
July - Celebrate Summer
August - Sidewalk Sale
September - Student Night
October - Halloween
November - Black Friday Edition
December - No TNO this month