Each September, the Saturday after Labor Day Browse through Historic Downtown Albany with antiques literally filling the streets. For more information contact the Albany Downtown Association. 541-928-2469 OR 800-526-2256 www.albanydowntown.com
Christmas Parlour Tour
Second Sunday in December, 2-7 p.m. Tour the parlours of several historic homes beautifully decorated and experience the sights and sounds of the Victorian holiday. Costumed carolers and vendors will delight you on the way. Ticket price is $15.00. $12.00 for seniors, groups of 10 or more and children. Ticket price includes hot drinks, entertainment, and trolley and haywagon rides. 541-928-0911 or 800-526-2256.
History Through Headstones Tour
If you’ve always been fascinated by the elaborate headstones and cemetery artwork of bygone eras, come to Albany in mid-July for the “History Through Headstones” Tour. This guided walking tour takes visitors through Albany’s pioneer cemeteries, where you can learn the stories behind the monuments. Held annually in July; sponsored by the Albany Regional Museum; 541-967-7122 for details.
December 1-January 1 Wander through one of Albany’s three nationally registered historic districts after dark to see the magical effect of over 200 historic homes lit with white lights for the holidays. Call the Albany Visitors Association for more information. 541-928-0911 or 800-526-2256