Date Ideas
in Albany, NY (showing 1 - 5 out of 5)

Dinner and a movie are always great date night options. But after a while, date night can end up turning into a routine more than a fun outing. If you’re looking for date ideas, whether for a first date with a partner or a night away from the kids with your spouse, check out our options below.

We’ve found the best spots near you to give you the variety you have been craving for. Think outside the box and dare to try something different for your next date night! Turn a regular night into one to remember forever.

Adirondack Balloon Flights

Albany, NY

(518) 793-6342


Escape with someone special on a romantic hot-air balloon ride. Adirondack Balloon Flights float over breathtaking vistas of the Adirondacks, Lake George, Saratoga Springs Region of New York and the Green Mountains of Vermont. Soar with a 30-year-old company that goes to great heights to make sure couples enjoy the date of a lifetime.

Albany Palace Theatre

19 Clinton Ave
Albany, NY 12207   Directions

(518) 465-3334


Pink Floyd and Stomp have held center stage at the Albany Palace Theatre. Since 1931, this grand cultural and entertainment attraction in the heart of downtown Albany has been the ticket to see world-class concerts, films and comedy shows. Be sure you catch the next big thing at this historic venue.

Capital Repertory Theatre

111 N Pearl St
Albany, NY 12207   Directions

(518) 462-7469


Play around at the Capital Repertory Theatre. Playwrights from Neil Simon to George Bernard Shaw have had their works produced on stage for an evening of dramatic arts entertainment. The 287-seat theater houses the city's only resident company that performs new theater works as well as world-renowned classics.

The Comedy Works

388 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866   Directions

(518) 275-6897


Stay up late laughing your buns off at Comedy Works. This comedic hot spot hosts national and up-and-coming comedy acts that’ll leave you in stitches. Think you’ve got what it takes to be a comedian? Then sign up for one of the Comedy Works Classes! This is a place for hysterical laughs, great food and tons of nightlife fun.

The Red Cottage

138 Font Grove Rd
Slingerlands, NY 12159   Directions

(518) 475-1684


Rediscover romance at The Red Cottage. Surround yourselves at secluded hideaway moments from Albany. This peaceful romantic retreat nestled amidst three acres of lush gardens and trees offers quaint furnishings, a laundry list of amenities, and an array of restaurants and entertainment nearby offering the perfect rendezvous getaway for two.

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