Quality events for this weekend vol. 50
Friday, June 22nd
Groundbreaking! Presented by Albany Barn & Chefs Consortium: A celebration of construction beginning at St Josephs Academy, which is future home of creative arts incubator, The Barn. Not to mention an array of amazing chefs.
Twerkaholics Anonymous at Club Illusions: DJ Ketchup and TGIF getting things moving. Also, cash prizes for the “twerk contest” hosted by Gee Money from Jamz 96.3.
What Cheer? Brigade Guerrilla Show: 19 piece radical marching band doing a guerrilla show under the Hoosick St Bridge, followed by an awesome dance party.
The Come Up Music Festival: Get ravey in the woods.
Final Friday and Everything Classic w/Trumastr and Nate Da Great: Old school hip hop, funk, r&b, reggae, etc., with the best DJs around. Let them show you how to get down.
Whiskey Disco: Sleazy McQueen from Orlando having a run at the Fuze Box, along with Jay Balance and Don Stone.
Saturday, June 23rd
Reddit /r/Albany Meet-up at McGearys: Meet some other nerds in real life! Make friends! Do things!
Rock Inc 80s Rock and Roll at The Barrel Saloon: 80s. Rock and roll. That is all.
Dance Magic Dance 80s Prom: One of the biggest events at Fuze is back. If you’ve never gone to one, this is the one to go to.
Booze Cruise w/DJ Prophet: Drinking on a boat, with music. And food.
Troy Flea with Caleb Lionheart: Tight Knit has been putting on some awesome handmade, vintage and antique art shows over in Troy and this weekend is no different. Also, Tony from Caleb Lionheart will be playing!
The Lucky Jukebox Brigade, Skeletons in the Piano, Peter Hazen, Charmed & Dangerous Burlesque at Red Square: Big ole carnival show is taking over Red Square. Step right up.
Sunday, June 24th
Municipal Waste, 3 Inches of Blood and Black Tusk: Three incredible metal outfits. One of the best shows ever to happen at Bogies. You are insane to miss this.
SIN at McGearys w/DJ Trumastr: Two for one drinks. No cover. Rad tunes. Patio.