ALBANY,N.Y.(NEWS10)— While some are prepping their turkey dinner tonight, others are celebrating Thanksgiving Eve. The night has garnered a reputation connected with drinking and police departments add extra DWI patrols.
Restaurants and bars still recovering from pandemic restrictions enjoy the business, but owners want repeat customers.
“This is a great opportunity for downtown Albany to show that we want people to come and enjoy the nightlife here, but allow people to do it responsibly,” Dominick Purnomo, who owns Yono’s.