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Troy Night Out

TNO logo - large- whiteTroy 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 30 art events, 15 music venues, and over 20 fine restaurants as well as unique boutiques of all varieties.

The RPI Shuttle is available for RPI students only, providing transportation between campus and Monument Square every hour (during the academic year only).

 Would you like to participate in TNO? Click HERE for the application!


CLICK HERE for downloadable maps highlighting all of the evening's activities that are available at all participating venues and businesses. 


This Month's TNO will host a New Year's Celebration on Friday, January 30th!


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January Troy Night Out - Celebration of the New Year!

 ** Featuring Live Music

 Keep checking back for more updates! 


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

B-rad's Bistro & Catering (1809 Fifth Avenue, Block C6 ) :: B-rads is now Open for Dinner!! With popular dishes such as our Guinness Braised Short Ribs & Lobster Manicotti, the feedback has been amazing thus far. You can call for a Reservation or Just Walk-in! We now have a Liquor License & Full Service Bar with hours from 4pm-? And the Kitchen from 5:30-10pm. Small Plates, Big Plates, Specialty Drinks and more…  (518)326-4041

**Daily Grind (46 3rd Street, Block D7) ::  Join us for Tango from 5:30-8 then stay for some music with Zack. Full menu, great beers and some of the best desserts in town. Breakfast served all day. (518)272-8658

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): FREE brookie with every quesadilla. New flavors will be available. (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

Ryan's Wake (403 River Street, Block C3) :: Matt Evans Live! Music starts at 8pm.

The Shop (135 4th Street, Block C9) :: Open for TNO! (518)874-189

**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) :: – Join us for a tea tasting dinner. New and exotic blends, plus a bonus lecture and raffle! 6-8pm.  (518)874-1938

 TOUCH! shops, shops, shops

Artcentric Gallery (266 River Street, Block E6) :: Hot cider and Warm Sales at Artcentric. Get ready for Valentine’s Day. (518)691-0007

Enigma Co (16 First Street, Block E7) :: Lets ring in 2015 with 15% off select items during TNO!!! (518)308-8422

Foam Brain Games (71 Fourth Street, Block C7) :: Stop by Foam Brain Games for fun and board games. Come play games outside with us. (518)874-1033

Henry Loves Betty (195 River Street, Block F7) :: Henry Loves Betty will be hosting their regular dog Treat Tasting event as well as offering everything in the store 30% off. Let's make room for Spring! (315)744-8277

Hippies, Witches & Gypsies (212 River Street, Block F7) :: The trees are down , the winds are cold. Visit Hippies, Witches &Gypsies, some things are on sale, out with the old (518) 326-1048

JK Bloom Jewelers (21 3rd Street, Block D6) :: Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so now is the time stop in and pick up something to make her Happy ( and your life easy) while the selection is great. (518)272-1807

MarEle Boutique Accessories (427 River Street, Block C3) :: Winter Sale ~ Take an additional 50% OFF winter fashion and accessories.  (518)522-7479

**Ms. Dixie's Tattoo & Pin Up Parlour (7 Hill Street, South of Block C9) :: Relocation Grand ReOpening Ceremony! Join us for our ribbon cutting with Mayor Rosamalia at 4pm. Live music from DJ Kloud 9 spinning house and electronic music 5-10pm. Our gallery will feature the work of Tony Colasurdo  Photography. Drinks and refreshments will be served. (518) 874-1653

Nine Steps Away to Africa :: (199 River Street, Block F7) :: Step off of River Street and into an African Oasis at 9 Steps Away to Africa, for the new year we have new jewelry, black soap and Shea butter lotion! (518)894-4388

River Rocks Jewelry & Beadshop (209-211 River Street, Block F7) :: Winter Sale! 20-30% off select jewelry, Accessories, gifts ! Check out our 50% off Bead table! Lots of new jewelry by local artisans.  (518)273-4532

T and J Soap (271 River Street, Block E6) ::Happy new year! Celebrate the New Year with by treating yourself to some delicious olive oil soaps. Your skin will thank you. Decorative hand held mirrors, handcrafted cork boards and select bathroom decor on sale this month. (518)272-2660

The Broken Mold Studio (284 River Street, 2nd Floor, Block D6) :: Come check out the new pottery of the month. Wine goblets and beer steins!  (518)273-6041

The Counties of Ireland (77 3rd Street, Block D8) :: Our annual clearance sale is starting early for TNO! (518) 687-0054

Troy Cloth & Paper (291 River Street, Block D6) :: Stop in for greeting cards, tees, hoodies, and art prints - also - we’ve restocked our Troy Pork Store tee and have two new Troy hats for you to check out! Happy New Year!   (518)687-1010

Shabadashery (137 2nd & Division, South of Block E10) :: Lots of shoppe-wide specials to start out the New Year as we make room for more unique treasures!   Stop in for a visit as you head out to enjoy more of Troy!(518)225-7059


LOOK! galleries, museums, and other fun things to see

Argyle Gallery (46 4th Street, Block C6) :: Je Suis Charlie: A Tribute to the Freedom of Artistic Expression.  Exhibiting pieces from various artists inspired by the global phenomena of artistic contributions in a display of support for the slain artists/victims of the Charlie Hebdo publication attacks which occurred in Paris on 01/07/2015.  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.

The Arts Center of the Capital Region (265 River Street, Block E6) :: Main Gallery: TOO, Melinda R. McDaniel + John McQueen. The Arts Center’s 2014 Emerging and Established Artist Award winners explore the dialog between their works in sculpture and installation.  Wallace Gallery: Hudson Valley Seed Packs: Art of the Heirloom - commissions contemporary artists to interpret a distinctive selection of the heirloom varieties in their seed catalog.  Foyer Gallery: 5th Annual Day 2 Day Print Exchange, Curated by Danielle Godbout. An annual call for artists with a concentration on printmaking.

Clement Frame Shop and Art Gallery (201 Broadway (Monument Square), Block E6) :: Mary Ellen Riell, Scott Nelson Foster & Tom Clement. Artist reception from 6-9pm. (518)272-6811

Fulton Street Gallery (408 Fulton Street, Block C6) :: :  "Progression Through Process" - Works of Healing by sexual assault and crime victims. 5-8:30pm (518)331-0217

**Prism Glass Work (225 4th Street, South of Block E10) :: Free glass blowing demo and gallery show by Dcon “Fume Everything” & Victoria Shakespeare will be showing a collection of work on our walls. Free Drinks, Music and Raffles! (518)273-4527

Rensselaer County Historical Society (57 2nd Street, Block E8) :: Debut of a new short video, Betsey Hart: The Lady of the Marble House, written and directed by Emma Willard student Olivia Munro and the opening of the next installment of the exhibit Prospect of America: Selections of the Edgar Holloway Collection, featuring a display of watercolors and etchings. (518)272-7232

Springwood Studios (152 4th Street, Block C9) ::  Gallery Show, Sculpture, Furniture and Musical Instruments by Jim Lewis, plus works in progress.  Refreshments from Carmen’s Café will be served. 

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

The Photography Center (404 River Street, Block C3) :: Opening reception for the "12/13/14" Exhibition, featuring the work of 36 regional photographers who accepted the challenge to make interesting images which exemplify that specific date:  December 13, 2014, a date-numeric sequence which will never recur. (518)273-0100

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) :: The dancers of the Academies and Junior Company from the School of the Albany Berkshire Ballet will present a concert of repertory works at Troy Night-Out, featuring a variety of family friendly pieces by new and established choreographers. Students, ranging in age from 10-16 years old, will perform dances in classical ballet, modern, and jazz styles. Shows at 6, 7 and 8pm. FREE.

A Space to Grow (216 River Street, Block F7) :: Conscious Movements Collective 6-8: Join us for a tea & chat with about mindfulness, movement & more. We are also offering FREE Meditation Sessions of Raja Yoga Meditation every 15 minutes from 5-8 pm. (518)545-4606

Community Massage & Holistic Therapies (255 River Street, Block E6) OPEN HOUSE 5-7 pm at our NEW LOCATION 270 River St, Suite 201. See our new space, meet practitioners and enter a raffle; discounts on Valentine's Day gift certificates and packages. (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

**Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd Street, Block E7) ::  :   Albany Pro Musica Presents 2015 High School Choral Festival – general admission tickets just $10!  Join us for an amazing night of music, including selections from Martin, Fauré and Torres Requiems - a diverse array of music that will surely warm your night! (518)273-8945

Victorious Life Christian Church (1838 Fifth Ave.) :: Soup-er Fundraiser: Come enjoy a variety of soups & chilies in support of Provisions Food Pantry and His Table Soup Kitchen. Tickets sold at the door $5 per adult, $3 per child (under 12), $20 max per household. Enjoy great food while helping fight hunger in our community! Starts at 6pm. (518)272-4237