Top Places in the Capital Region to See Fireworks on the 4th of July

4th of July Fireworks in the Capital RegionIt’s hard to believe it, but the Fourth of July is just around the corner! For many people, July 4th is one of the big highlights of the summer season – and for good reason. There are SO many fun, family-friendly events and activities that go on to celebrate Independence Day throughout the Capital Region.

Not to mention, there are numerous spectacular fireworks displays that have become a signature part of our region’s Fourth of July celebrations.

Looking for a place to enjoy fireworks in Upstate NY’s Capital Region this year? Here are a few locations we recommend checking out: Continue reading

How To Plan a Wine Tour in Upstate NY

Women enjoying a wine tour in Upstate NYCentral New York’s Finger Lakes region is not the only place where you can enjoy an out-of-this-world NY wine tour.

Wineries have been cropping up throughout the Hudson Valley in Upstate NY, making the greater Capital Region another great New York destination for wine tasting.

Upstate NY Wine Tours

If you live in Albany, Saratoga, Lake George or the surrounding areas, you don’t have to go far to find some great local wineries and tasting rooms to explore. In recent years, the craft beverage and winery scene has grown tremendously in the Hudson Valley, making it a great (and convenient) place to head out on a wine tour.

If you’ve never planned a wine tour before (or you have, but you need a quick refresher), you’ve come to the right place! We’ve put together a step-by-step guide to planning an Upstate NY wine tour so you can get the coordinating out of the way and hit the road to taste some great locally made wines. Continue reading

4 Ways Premiere Transportation Can Help With Wedding Day Transportation

Couple on their wedding dayIf you’re in the midst of planning a wedding, you’ve likely realized there are FAR more details to coordinate than you’d ever imagined. The day of your wedding will have a lot of moving parts and if you want it to go smoothly, every one of those parts needs to be carefully thought out.

At Premiere Transportation, we’ve been working with brides and grooms in Upstate NY and the surrounding areas for decades. We know that hiring a transportation company you can completely count on can make a world of difference when it comes to ensuring that your wedding day goes smoothly.

We may not be able to ensure that your guests will follow the dress code, the cake will stay upright, or your crazy uncle will use appropriate moves out on the dance floor – but we can help make sure that all of your transportation needs are met on one of the most important days of your life. Continue reading

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Booking Chauffeured Transportation For Your Next Event or Outing

Planning an evening out with friends, a day out with the family or a special event in the coming months? If so, you might want to consider booking chauffeured transportation.

While it may seem like one additional thing to plan and coordinate – and no one wants that! – there are actually a number of benefits to relying on chauffeured transportation for events and outings. In fact, even casual outings can be enhanced by hiring a transportation company to get you from point A to point B. Continue reading

New Year’s Transportation Options In Albany & Upstate NY

New YearWhether you enjoyed every minute of 2016 or you’re glad to see it go, a brand new year is coming our way in just a couple of weeks! That means now is the time to start making plans for New Year’s.

If you’re like many people, you’re planning on heading out with a group to ring in the new year. Grabbing dinner, attending a party, heading out to one of the many local New Year’s Eve events – the possibilities are endless.

No matter what your plans are, if you’re planning to be in the Albany area or anywhere in the greater Capital District, the team at Premiere Transportation has your New Year’s group transportation needs covered! Continue reading

Albany NY Holiday Transportation Recommendations

Guests enjoying a holiday party having used Premiere Transportation for their corporate holiday party transportationIt’s hard to believe it, but the holidays are just around the corner! That means now is the time to start making plans for holiday parties, family outings, and all of the other joys that make the holiday season so wonderful – and hectic!

Now is also the time to make reservations for all of your holiday transportation needs. Here in the Albany area, holiday transportation books up FAST, before the snow even starts to fly.

Not quite sure what you’ll need in terms of holiday transportation yet? We have some ideas and holiday transportation recommendations that might help no matter what your plans are this holiday season! Continue reading

Premiere Transportation 2016-2017 Bridal Show Schedule

Capital Region BrideThe summer wedding season is coming to an end, but that means bridal show season is just around the corner! If you’re recently engaged and just getting started with planning your wedding, or you’ve already set a date and are in the midst of coordinating your big day, bridal shows are a great way to get ideas and connect with vendors who can help to make your wedding day a smashing success.

The Capital Region is a great place to be if you’re hoping to attend bridal shows as part of the wedding planning process. There are dozens of annual bridal shows in Albany, Saratoga and beyond! Continue reading