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  • Join with hundreds of community leaders to enjoy fantastic food from dozens of restaurants, a super silent auction and the annual Building Block Awards. See NEWS section for info and tickets.

  • "Something chicken this way comes..." Sample fantastic chicken wing recipes at downtown restaurants and vote for your favorite during the 3rd Annual Wing Walk, Thursday, October 2 from 5-8pm. Tickets at proctors.org.

  • The 2014 Jazz on Jay concert series brings live outdoor entertainment to Downtown Schenectady's Jay Street Marketplace, Thursdays from Noon-1:30pm through September 4.

  • Connect with the Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation on Facebook and Twitter for daily updates on current news and events happening in and around downtown.

  • Get a weekly summary of Downtown Schenectady’s many activities, delivered directly to your email inbox! Sign up for our free "Downtown Schenectady This Week" e-newsletter on the toolbar below.

  • Food fans, rejoice! Downtown Schenectady is home to more than 45 restaurants and eateries that offer everything from quick take-out to elegant fine dining and feature cuisines from around the globe.

  • Discover something extraordinary! Downtown Schenectady's nearly 50 independent shops offer unique gifts & clothing, items for your home, personal necessities, vintage treasures and much more.

  • Downtown Schenectady features convenient public parking in the Broadway Garage and numerous lots owned by Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority and operated by Laz Parking. For locations, parking tips and more, visit www.ParkSchenectady.com.

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