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Have Fun Indoors Near Niskayuna NY at These Top 8 Attractions & Activities

Although it’s always nice to go on an outdoor adventure, it can be just as fun to spend time at an indoor attraction or activity. If you’re looking for things to do indoors near Rivers Ledge Apartments with family or friends, then we have you covered. Discover axe throwing, roller skating, paint and sips, and more right here in the Niskayuna NY area.

Canvas, Corks & Forks

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Make plans for a fun night out at Canvas, Corks & Forks, a local paint and sip studio in Schenectady. Each month, the studio hosts a variety of classes for all skill levels, including canvas painting, wood painting, and even wine glass painting. Classes are led by experienced and friendly instructors, and Canvas, Corks & Forks offers specialty cocktails and delicious food, including a free Mac & Cheese Bar.

Rollarama Skating Center

Featuring a large hardwood skating floor, a game room, and a snack bar, Rollarama Skating Center in Schenectady is always an exciting place to be. Not only is roller skating a great activity for kids, but adults can have a blast as well. In fact, Rollarama offers special skating sessions for adults 21+ on select nights. Experience the best music as you skate the night away with friends.

Boulevard Bowl

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Located on Erie Blvd in the heart of Schenectady, Boulevard Bowl is one of the area’s top-rated bowling alleys. After starting out as a 32-lane center in the early 1960s, Boulevard Bowl has continued to grow, and today it features 40 lanes, a bar and lounge, and a full-service restaurant called The Boulevard Paddock. In addition to Open Bowling from Monday – Sunday, they host Rock ‘N’ Bowl parties on special nights, which include unlimited bowling, shoe rental, a live DJ, disco lights, and red pin specials.

For even more bowling action, check out Sportsman’s Bowl or Towne Bowling Academy Inc in Schenectady, or Spare Time in Clifton Park.

The Axe Lounge

Perfect for a date night or a memorable time with friends, The Axe Lounge in Schenectady is a must-visit indoor attraction. This is a unique, safe, and fun place where adults of all ages can participate in axe throwing games. After a quick training session, you and your group can compete to find out who is the best axe thrower. The Axe Lounge also has a coffee and bubble tea shop where you can refuel before your next turn.

Rivers Casino & Resort

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Get ready for a thrilling night out at Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady, a top entertainment destination. Rivers Casino is renowned for offering 65+ live table games, more than any other attraction in the region, as well as slot machines, a Poker Room, and a sports betting lounge. Not in the mood for gambling? Head over to Van Slyck’s for live music or the Event Center for concerts, comedians, sporting events, and other entertainment. You can also take a break and enjoy a delicious meal at one of their on-site dining options.

The Local FFF

Take a drive over to Via Port Rotterdam in Schenectady for a ton of activities in one place at The Local FFF (Fun, Funner, Funnest!). This family-friendly attraction has something for everyone, including an arcade, axe throwing, escape rooms, laser tag, a skate zone, and 3D Blacklight Mini Golf. Best of all, they serve a great selection of snacks, starters, pizzas, and even alcoholic beverages.

The Edge Halfmoon

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Have you ever tried rock climbing before? This activity is both an excellent full-body workout and fun alternative to your typical trip to the gym. At The Edge Halfmoon in nearby Clifton Park, you can test your skills in their state-of-the-art indoor climbing facility. Explore over 14,000 square feet of textured climbing terrain, a massive free-standing boulder with seamless padding, and more. The Edge stands out from other local rock climbing gyms thanks to the size of their space. Day use reservations are required, so be sure to plan your visit ahead of time.

5 Wits Albany

Escape rooms are all the rage these days, but at 5 Wits Albany in Crossgates, you and a group can take part in live-action immersive experiences. This multimillion dollar entertainment venue features three adventures: Deep Space, Drago’s Castle, and Tomb. During your adventure, you’ll join together to solve puzzles, games, and challenges as you interact with the environment. It’s an amazing choice for team building, birthday parties, or just a new experience with friends.

As you can see, all of these indoor activities in the Niskayuna NY area make Rivers Ledge Apartments the ideal place to rent an apartment. If you’re ready to move into a new one- or two-bedroom luxury apartment by the waterfront, then check out our available units today.

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