BIRTHDAY BEAR WEEKEND (Nov 10th - 12th, 2017)

It's that time of year again, BEAR ALBANY’s Birthday - and we're pulling out all the stops! Friday night Bear-e-oke with Carmie Hope and Jim Stadel in the club along with Lance & the Underwear Models in the pub. Saturday night we welcome Big Dipper for a performance, meet & greet and special DJ set!!   PLUS, a couple of guys that will be making fantasies come true out on the dance floor – Topher Phoenix & Muscle Bull. Don't miss the biggest BEAR ALBANY party of the year!! Host bar for the weekend is ROCKS, 77 Central Av, Albany, home of BEAR ALBANY Headquarters.

Stay tuned for other event announcements including option day events. 

Doors open at 9pm both nights, 21 + to enter, $5 cover Saturday night. See who's going...


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.


Ride sharing will be in effect by this event weekend so order up an Uber or Lyft or do it like we used to with one of the local taxi services listed below: 

All Star Transportation518.433.8888
Duffy’s Taxi518.433.8500

The hotel is also on the local bus line.


  1. Anyone want to host a jewish bear for the weekend?

  2. Hey Dov, maybe we can split a room? Can we exchange more details? Text me 914-502-9977

  3. Anybody want to split a studio with me. One king size bed one sofa bed. Text me 774 212 2439 david

  4. I definitely dream about going to this party place again. The live music at LA venue was an added bonus, providing a backdrop for the fun hours spent imbibing, tasting, and chatting up with the breweries and beer distributors.