LUCKY BEAR WEEKEND (March 17th - 19th, 2017)




BEAR ALBANY is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with LUCKY BEAR Weekend!  The fun begins with a meet and greet on Friday night, optional day events on Saturday and the main event, Kegs & Kilts Dance Party Saturday night.  Things wrap up with brunch on Sunday morning.  Here are the important details:  

FRIDAY – ROCKS, 77 Central Av – BEARAOKE

Meet and Greet in the Club with Pot ‘o Gold Bearaoke featuring two shows by the hot men of Bearlesque.  Drink specials and NO COVER!  Doors open at 9p, 21+ to enter - NO COVER!  See who's going...

SATURDAY DAY  Out & About on your own!

Enjoy the sites of downtown Albany and the many fine eateries.  You can also venture across the river for the Collar City Kilt Fest.

Whatever you decide to do during the day, don’t get too spent because you don’t wanna miss the Saturday night party at ROCKS.

SATURDAY NIGHT – ROCKS, 77 Central Av – Kegs & Kilts

Gear up for the main event! Dust off your kilt and go commando.  Dance your ass off in the club or chill out in the pub. Guest DJ, drink specials, give-a-ways and more. Doors open at 9p, 21+ to enter - $5 cover.  See who's going...

SUNDAY – ROCKS, 77 Central Av – BEAR BRUNCH 

Meet with the bears one last time as the weekend wraps ups.   ROCKS has a great Irish Brunch menu planned featuring David’s famous corned beef hash. 11a – 2p, fixed price. 

HOST HOTEL

You can request your reservation for studios, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom suites by calling the hotel directly at 518-860-1500. Please be sure to book your room in advance to receive the following special BEAR ALBANY rates:


$95 per night for studios
$99 per night for one-bedroom suite
$189 per night for two-bedroom suites

Be sure to mention you're part of the “BEAR ALBANY group” to get the discounted rate and book early as the discounted room block almost always sell out. Once you're out at the bar event, ask one of the BEAR ALBANY folks about the hospitality suite for complimentary refreshments and fun when the bar party is over.

TRANSPORTATION

The host hotel no longer offers a shuttle, so BEAR ALBANY recommends cabbing or driving responsibly to and from the event venue. Someday we will have UBER! But for now….



All Star Transportation518.433.8888
Duffy’s Taxi518.433.8500
Yellow Cab518.433.0100



The hotel is also on the local bus line. 

SUPERBEAR XII WEEKEND (January 27th - 29th, 2017)



BEAR ALBANY is kicking off 2017 with a salute to that big annual football championship game that’s coming up soon.  The name of our game is SUPERBEAR XII and we have a great line up for you!  

FRIDAY – ROCKS, 77 Central Av – TAILGATE PARTY

Every game starts with a tailgate party! We’re bringing you a BBQ & Bearaoke meat-n-greet to start the weekend.  Throw on your favorite team colors and make sure you come prepared for the Jock Strap contest – prizes for best package and more!  Drink specials and NO COVER!  Doors open at 9p, 21+   See who's going...

SATURDAY DAY  LOCKER ROOM

Everyone needs a good warm up before the big game. Work out in the gym, relax in one of the private rooms and shower off when you’re finished.
  • 2P-5P - Location will be announced prior to event or ask one of the BEAR ALBANY guys
  • Bring a towel, appropriate attire and a lock
  • 21+ event, Cover Charge TBD
Lunch is on your own at any one of Albany's finest eateries of your choice.


SATURDAY NIGHT – ROCKS, 77 Central Av – BEARS vs CUBS

Gear up for the main event! Throw on your favorite team jersey, helmet, or however you want to show your team spirit for the BEARS vs CUBS dance party.  Guest DJ, drink specials, give-aways, door prizes and more.  Doors open at 9p, 21+ to enter - $5 cover.  See who's going...

SUNDAY – McGEARY'S PUB - 4 Clinton Sq - BEAR BRUNCH 

We’re heading back to one of our favorite spots for brunch!  McGeary’s Irish Pub in downtown Albany is a great venue and very BEAR friendly. Meet with the bears one last time before the weekend wraps up.  Hotel check out is 11am so we will meet right after that. 

HOST HOTEL

No price change for 2017 - You can request your reservation for studios, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom suites by calling the hotel directly at 518-860-1500. Please book your room in advance to receive the following special BEAR ALBANY rates:


$95 per night for studios
$99 per night for one-bedroom suite
$189 per night for two-bedroom suites

Be sure to mention you're part of the “BEAR ALBANY group” to get the discounted rate and book early as the discounted room block almost always sell out. Once you're out at the bar event, ask one of the BEAR ALBANY folks about the hospitality suite for complimentary refreshments and fun when the bar party is over.

TRANSPORTATION

The host hotel no longer offers a shuttle, so BEAR ALBANY recommends cabbing or driving responsibly to and from the event venue. Someday we will have UBER! But for now….


Buzzy’s Taxi    518.433.8888
Capitaland Taxi518.453.8888
Duffy’s Taxi518.433.8500
Yellow Cab518.433.0100



The hotel is also on the local bus line.