The Albany Capital Center officially opened its doors on March 1, 2017. As of September 30, 2019, the Albany Capital Center hosted 487 events and meetings and generated $40.8 M in total new visitor spending.  

SMG is responsible for bringing events and conferences to the Albany Capital Center. They conduct outreach through a dedicated sales team and attendance at conferences nationwide. Discover Albany’s sales team and efforts also support the Albany Capital Center and attracting long term and long range business. They alo help to bring awareness of the venue to a wider audience.  

These 487 events and conferences at the Albany Capital Center have attracted nearly 268,010 visitors to Downtown Albany, who generated 64,842 hotel room nights

This impact data is from March 1, 2017 through September 30, 2019. This information is updated on a quarterly basis based on actual data and industry evaluation. The output data is available to reflect the Albany Capital Center's impact on the downtown community and the greater Capital Region. 

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