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2021 Albany Summer Passport Program for Kids

SAVE the DATE – Tuesday, June 22, 2021, for a drive-through kick-off event! More information TBA.       Congratulations 2020 Passport Winners! We are looking forward to seeing you again next year! Explorers, are you ready? It’s… Read More

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Vote in the 2021 AVA Photo Contest

Vote for your favorite photo (just ONCE  please) for the People’s Choice Award on the AVA Facebook page HERE  It’s that time of year when Albany-area shutterbugs dust off their lenses and head out to find the perfect… Read More

11 Cool Things to Do Mid-March in Albany

March 13th, noon to 1:00 p.m. The Albany Regional Museum presents History Bites. You either hate ‘em or are fascinated by ‘em—nutria! Discover how this once farmed rodent became an invasive species. Mike Martin is the presenter and his… Read More

Photo of child about five years of age, looking at Christmas miniature display of a snowy village with penguins and polar bears in hats and scarves. The display is one of hundreds set up annually at Albany Oregon's Christmas Storybook Land event.

It’s huge – Christmas Storybook Land

What exactly is Christmas Storybook Land? Recently, Alex Paul, Linn County Reporter for the Democrat Herald, wrote this article about the 2018 show. The free family event takes place every year at the Linn County Fair & Expo Center in… Read More

Travel Alerts and Current Happenings for Albany & Linn County, Oregon
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