Arts and Entertainment

Albany is at the center of a region full of enriching arts and entertainment, with unique art galleries, great cinemas, music festivals during the summer and live theater all year long.

Photo of outdoor concert in Albany, OR.

Follow the links below to learn more about Albany’s arts and entertainment scene:

Cinema: Multiplexes, independent theaters, and even an old-fashioned drive-in–you can find them in the Willamette Valley.

Concerts & Music Festivals: Albany’s known for its River Rhythms concert festival, and the nearby Oregon Jamboree  brings Nashville’s biggest stars to Oregon. Year-round, you can find shows ranging from symphonic classics to local indie bands.

Theater & Performing Arts: Get out of the house and see a show! You can visit a number of local theaters and performing venues to see musical theater, Shakespeare, and more.

Visual Arts & Galleries: Discover beautiful work by local artists at independent galleries and public spaces around town.

For the latest events and live shows in the mid-valley, check the Albany Visitors event calendar or the listings in the Linn and Benton County entertainment section, published by the Albany Democrat-Herald.