Arts & Culture

Schenectady County is known throughout the region for its unique cultural venues and offerings. The County is home to historic Proctors Theatre, a resident ballet and symphony orchestra, two community theaters, 15 movie screens, art galleries, museums and numerous historic sites including the Stockade, New York State’s oldest historic district.

Visitors can be entertained at an endless array of performances throughout our arts district, including shows direct from Broadway, international ballet and opera, and nationally known performers. Whatever the day, there’s always something special happing in Schenectady County that will keep your calendar filled all year long!