Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 23

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Body Shine Vol. 14 at Fuze: House/disco/dance party.

Chris Garneau, Emily Ritz at The Half Moon: Folk/Americana/pop.

NRBQ at The Hangar: American rock band.

Pop Culture Provocateurs Burlesque Revue at Fuze Box: Burlesque show.

Queenston Homo Disco at BSP: “The Queer Club Experience in the Catskills and Hudson Valley”

The Florists, ‘Skinny Pill’, Recorduroys, Haley Moley at The Low Beat: Noise/pop/post-punk.

Summer Market at Riverfront Park Hudson: Handmade/vintage/music/food.

Saturday June 24

Summer Market at Riverfront Park Hudson: Handmade/vintage/music/food.

Cretin Hop Saratoga at Putnam Den: Rock and roll dance party heads north.

Vintage Pride Sunset Cruise: Benefit for the Vintage Pride group of the Pride Center.

Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC: Featuring Chaka Khan, Gipsy King, and way more.

Sunday June 25

Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC: Featuring Chaka Khan, Gipsy King, and way more.

Free Outdoor Yoga at Troy Riverfront Park: First of the year!

Road Show Pinball Tournament at Excelsior: Pinball tournament!

All weekend

Solid Sound Festival in North Adams: Wilco’s music festival at MASS MoCA.

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 16

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Jonah Bokaer: Occupant at Basilica Hudson: Friday and Saturday dance performances.

Taco Fiesta at the Bradley: Tacos at Troys newest bar.

Summer Legs, Jouska, Broken Field Runner, Hate Club at The Low Beat: Summer Legs EP Release show with some great local and formerly local talent.

Nothing, Souvenirs, Neaux at BSP: Punk/rock/pop.

Church Girls, Haley Moley, The Plastic Faction, Trees Take Ease at Pauly’s: Dancy/indie/alternative/rock.

Cretin Hop at Fuze Box: Rock and roll outsider dance party.

Saturday June 17

Troy River Festival: Art, music, food, makers, and more in Troy.

Jonah Bokaer: Occupant at Basilica Hudson: Friday and Saturday dance performances.

Poke the Bear at The Half Moon: “Part of OutHudson’s LGBTQ Pride weekend”.

Troy Dance Factory Showcase at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall: Sixth annual.

The Shins at Ommegang: With Tennis Music.

Big Village Little City, Front Business, DJ Mercy at River Street Pub: Flavors of funk.

Twin Peaks, Honduras, Winstons at BSP: Indie.

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Big outdoor market with food, drinks, wares and more in Kingston.

Father’s Day, Sunday June 18

Dad Fest in Washington Park: Celebrating all the fathers out there.

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Big outdoor market with food, drinks, wares and more in Kingston.

Juneteenth Celebration at Capital South Campus Center: Music, food, entertainment, and more.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 09

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Moon Worship, Hill Haints, Sun Natives at The Low Beat: Moon Worship’s record release show.

Circa Waves at The Hollow: Indie.

Endless Boogie, Brian Dewan at The Half Moon: Stomer/psych/blues rock.

Albany Got Soul at Fuze: Soul/funk dance party.

Juelz Santana at BSP: Seriously.

Saturday June 10

Art on Lark 2017: Celebrating the arts. Music/food/artisans/makers/etc.

Renaissance Festival at Indian Ladder: Oh hell yeah.

Freak Flag Day at Basilica Hudson: Fireworks, art, and a goth rave.

Comedy Show at Terra: Comedy in an Italian restaurant.

Palmslap, Escaper, Jelly Ellington at BSP: Funk/soul/fusion.

Kimock at Club Helsinki: American rock guitarist.

Sunday June 11

Capital Pride in Washington Park: Celebrating diversity with music, a parade, and more. 🏳️‍🌈

Troy Flea at Riverfront Park: Vintage, handmade, antiques and more.

Barrows, Yoma, Grimer at Pauly’s: Instrumental/heavy/rock/metal.

Vanna, Lions Lions, Ghost Key, Actor Observer, Unwill at Fuze: Post-hardcore.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 02

First Friday Albany: Arts, culture, music, food, and more all around Albany.

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

The Avett Brothers at Ommegang: With Nicole Atkins.

Opening Reception: Illustrated at Pine Hills APL: Opening for the latest art installation.

A Tribute to Weezer at The Hollow: Paying tribute to the Blue Album and Pinkerton.

Portugal. The Man at The Palace: With Electric Guest.

Albany Tea Festival at Overit: Get your tea on.

Hawthorne Heights at Jupiter Hall Albany: With Restless Streets, Viewpoints, and Almost Accounted For.

Pride Kick-Off Dance Party at BSP: It’s Pride month!

Exhuman presents Vital at Fuze: Goth night!

Savoy Taproom’s 1st Anniversary Party: Featuring music from True with performances throughout the night.

Saturday June 03

KIKI Screening at Crandell Theater: Screening of the acclaimed film.

Freedom Festival at The Sanctuary for Independent Media: Music, art, food, activities, and more.

Summer Jam at SPAC: Featuring Flo Rida, Sabrina Carpenter, Bebe Rexha, and more.

Dr. Beardface, Totally Gnarly, The Savage Randys at The Low Beat: Punk.

The Slackers And Los Thujones at BSP: Ska/dub/reggae.

Fun Time Music Show at Fuze: With Lanny, Dez, Off The Meat Rack, Killer Looks and Noise, Elohim, and DJ Element.

The Suitcase Junket at Club Helsinki: One man band.

Botanica with DJ Ephraim Asili at The Half Moon: Dance party.

Sunday June 04

Tour De Cure in Saratoga springs: Ride your bike for a good cause.

Triage at Club Helsinki: Jazz improv trio.

All weekend

Cambridge Balloon Festival: Full weekend of activities.

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday May 26

Body Shine Vol. 13 at Fuze: House, disco, dance. A proper dance party.

Troy Night Out: Arts, music, food, drinks and more around Troy.

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Troy Night Out with Graft Cider at SMCo.: Cider and tacos.

Mase, 112, Carl Thomas, Total, Black Rob at The Palace: Hip-hop reunion show.

Swarming Branch, Neighborhood of Make Believe, Full Body, Kvlt Ddy, Maud the Pyschic at River St Pub: Folk/rock/glam/prog/etc.

Maybird, Sun Parade, Cannon the Brave at The Hollow: Indie/pop/alt/psych.

Morgan O’Kane, Vic Thrill at The Half Moon: Alternative/punk/Americana.

Pop Culture Provocateurs Burlesque Revue at Fuze: Sampling of all the area’s burlesque talent.

Elysia Crampton and Russell E.L. Butler at EMPAC: Boundary pushing electronic music.

The Figgs at The Low Beat: Preparing for a tour in Japan.

Cretin Hop Saratoga Vol. 1 at Putnam Den: Rock and roll dance party.

Saturday May 27

Noah Kalina Photography Exhibit Opening Reception in Livingston Manor: Opening for “The Fog”.

The Figgs at The Low Beat: Preparing for a tour in Japan.

Collard City Growers Annual Plant Sale at The Sanctuary for Independent Media: Barters welcome.

Sunday May 28

MASS MoCA Building 6 Grand Opening: Expanding an already huge and great building.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.