The Arts Center is available for rental for events large or small. Let us help you plan your special event in our welcoming and accessible space.

Special Events Packages:


Birthday Party at the Arts Center

Have your birthday party at The Arts Center of the Capital Region!

The Arts Center’s experienced instructors are available to provide a birthday party for you and your child. We are happy to coordinate age-appropriate art activities for children of all ages (even adults!)

Click here to view our birthday party activities.

Parties are generally two hours and include an arts activity and “cake time.” The Arts Center provides an instructor/host and materials for all activities. Birthday families provide refreshments and decorations.

Birthday party costs start at $25/child, with a minimum of 10 children. For more information or to reserve a date, call 518-273-0552 x 230 or email


Group classes at the Arts Center

The Arts Center organizes classes for groups of all kinds. Let us tailor a program to meet the needs and goals of your individual group:
• School groups, after-school programs and camps
• Agencies serving people with special needs
• Seniors
• Corporate and professional groups
• Clubs and organizations

Group classes can be scheduled in any art form according to the schedule you choose (daytimes, evenings, weekends). Single-day, multiple-session, or even year-long classes are available. It’s up to you!

The Arts Center’s experienced instructors customize all lessons to the students’ skill level, pace and interests.

Private group rates are available with a minimum of 8 students, and larger groups can be accommodated as well – please contact us for additional information.

All of the Arts Center’s studios are handicapped accessible.

Depending on materials and equipment needs , certain classes may be conducted at an off-site location of your choosing.

For more information or to book a class, call 273-0552 x 230.