I moved to Albany in September and am looking for some suggestions of must-do winter activities in the capital region (art, cultural events, outdoor activities, etc). Very broad ask, I know, but I don't even know what the options are!
First off: Welcome!
Second: You might be surprised by how much there is to do during the winter here, especially if you're willing to layer up and head outside.
We'll start with one suggestion: You should go ice skating at the Empire State Plaza (tentative opening date this year is November 29). Sure, it gets kind of crowded, but it's fun to be outside in a public space during the winter with a bunch of other people also having fun. And if you can swing by after work, it's a nice end to the workday -- somehow the stress of all those TPS reports starts to fade after a few turns on the ice.
That's just one suggestion. There's a bunch of other stuff. So, got a suggestion for Mik? Please share!
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