cap-hol-lights1.jpg Albany, NY - It's that special time of year again in Albany's Washington Park!  What:             13th Annual Hannaford Capital Holiday Lights, an all-new, drive-through spectacular with more than 125 displays and scenes along almost two miles throughout the park. This year's edition of Hannaford Capital Holiday Lights is entitled, "Celebrate-Our Differences," and features new displays and themed areas including:
  • Salute to Americans
  • 12 Days of Christmas.
  • Santa's Toyland.
  • The Victorian Village.
  • Celebrate Our Differences
Dates:             Open nightly through Jan. 2. Times:             Sundays through Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 to 10 p.m. Where:           Washington Park - Entrance at New Scotland and Madison Avenues. Who:               Presenting Diamond Sponsor, Hannaford Supermarkets. Brought to the Capital Region by The City of Albany and Mayor Jerry Jennings, the People of the City of Albany and the Albany Police Athletic League (PAL). Admission:     $15 per car; $25 per limousine or 15-passenger van; $75 per bus. Also Featuring:      The Lake House is open most evenings with crafts, refreshments,  Santa (through Dec. 23). Lake House closed Dec. 24 and 25 and Dec. 31-Jan. 2. More Info:      Visit the website, www.albanycapitalholidaylights.com or call Albany PAL at 518-435-0392. Benefit:           All proceeds from Hannaford Capital Holiday Lights benefit the programs of the Albany Police Athletic League (PAL), Inc.  PAL is a juvenile crime prevention program which brings kids, cops & community together in non-law enforcement settings.  Established in 1988 and now in our 21st year, PAL accomplishes its goal through the use of various recreational, educational and social activities; building relationships, instilling self-respect and discipline, while developing character and teamwork in our youth." Contact:         Albany Police Sgt (Ret.). Lenny Ricchiuti, PAL Executive Director, at 518-435-0392 (office); lennyalbpal@nycap.rr.com