Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 21

Body Shine: Solstice at Fuze Box: All night dance party.

Summer Solstice Sunset Cruise at Dutch Apple Cruises: Brought to you by Nine Pin.

DJ Jennifer Haley, Goldee Dust, Soo Do Koo, Fancy Man at Superior Merchandise: Electronic/dance jams.

Ghost Walker, I Recant, Sledge Wolf at Jupiter Hall: Metal.

Hudson Valley Circus & Pole Student Showcase at BSP Kingston: “variety of performances including Aerial Silks, Pole Dancing, Lyra, AcroYoga, Aerial Hammock, Hulahooping, and Floor Werk!”

Summer Solstice: Mamalama Y Andes Manta at BSP: South American/Native American inspired music.

Mary Poppins Returns at The College of Saint Rose: Movies under the stars. Bring a chair or blanket!

Marbin at The Low Beat: Jazz/rock.

Hasty Page at The Linda: Indie/pop. Album release party.

Mill Bastards, Squab, Interference at Pauly’s: Rock/punk.

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

Saturday June 22

Go Skate Day at Blue Banks: Prizes/giveaways and no better way to start the summer.

Empire State Record Fair at BSP: Records, books, clothing, and more.

Juneteenth at South Pearl St: Street festival celebrating one of the most important days in US history.

Abyssmals, Sinkcharmer, New Aura, Your 33 Black Angels at The Low Beat: Rock/post-punk/psych/garage.

Joan Osborne at The Egg: Singer/songwriter.

Go Skate Day afterparty at Pint Sized: Only one thing to do after a long day of skating.

Prepare For The Mindscan, DB Cooper, Anthill Annihilator: Grindcore/metal.

Cosplay Pride Party at Rocks: Costume contest at midnight.

MIRK Birthday Bash at The Hollow: With Amber Lin, Front Page, Camtron Fivethousand.

Loosey Goosey of BSP: : The Queer Monthly Takeover of BSP.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 23

Albany All Stars vs. Suburban Brawl at Albany Cap Center: Roller derby.

No More Death Stars, Safety Meeting at Pauly’s: Indie matinée.

All weekend

Carly Aquilino at Albany Funny Bone: Stand up comedy.

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

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

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

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

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

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


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Tomorrow: Slick Rick with Giant Gorilla Dog Thing and DJ TGIF at Alive at Five

Tomorrow’s Alive at Five has a pretty awesome lineup. If you don’t already know, Alive at Five is a free outdoor summer concert series that happens at Jennings Landing in Albany.

Upcoming at Alive at Five:

June 27: Quiet Riot with Bad Mothers

July 11: Reggae Night with Culture and JoJo Romero & Nightshift

July 18: Lettuce with Jaw Gems

July 25: Wild Adriatic with Jocelyn & Chris Arndt Band and Hasty Page

August 1: Marco Benevento with CRTL Control

Learn more on the Alive at Five website and head down to Jennings Landing tomorrow!

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 14

Drink Saratoga at The Automobile Museum: Drinks and food at the Automobile Museum.

New Feeling at Pint Sized: “A Curated 80s Adventure”.

Little Shop of Horrors at Steamer 10: Musical.

Girl Blue, Belle-Skinner, Caity Gallagher, Zan & The Winter Folk at Savoy: Singer/songwriter/pop/folk.

Storytime Time with Ethan Ullman at Mopco: True and funny stories.

Front Biz, The Age, DJ Trumastr at Lost and Found: Album release party.

Outlaws at Skyloft Albany: Southern rock.

Tyler Giroux at Speakeasy 518: Jazz.

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

Saturday June 15

Improv 101 at Mopco: Intro to improv.

Still I Rise Opening Reception at MASS MoCA: “nuanced representations of women of color in all stages of life”.

Albany Sunset Cruise via Dutch Apple: Enjoy the Hudson as the sun sets.

Greens, Joan Kelsey’s Silver Lining, Russel the Leaf at Elixir 16: Folk/pop/new wave.

Bombino at MASS MoCA: North African desert blues.

Call Shotgun, The Pedestrians, The Winning Season, at Pauly’s: Punk.

Metal Night at Fuze Box: Guest bartender Mike Valente.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 16

Dru Hill, Ginuwine, Donell Jones at The Palace: R&B takeover.

Phenomena 256, The Groovebirds, Marquee Grand, Taylor Wing at Pauly’s: Punk/indie/altrock.

Dad Fest at Washington Park: Celebrating Father’s Day.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

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

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

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

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

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


Did I miss something? Please let me know!

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 07

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

Dope KNife, Jarv, Allone at The Low Beat: With Bumrush, Xkwisit, Landon Wordswell, Tyler Martian and host Emcee Graffiti.

Interact at Albany Center Gallery: “Six Artists’ Explorations of Human Relations”.

Super Dark 1st Friday the Dog at Pint Sized: Benefit for Leo the dog.

Ayanna Martine, Sam Gleason, Ciarra Fragale, Belle-Skinner, Greens, at The Low Beat: Indie folk night.

Sleep at Skyloft: Doom metal. With Big Business.

Ayanna Martine at The Low Beat: Hudson Valley based singer/songwriter.

Sepulcher feat. NØIR at Fuze Box: Goth night!

Savoy Soul Club Go-Go Dance Party at Savoy: Special June edition of Savoy Soul Club.

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

Saturday June 08

Pride 5K Rainbow Run at Jennings Landing: The annual 5k run.

Art On Lark: Music, art, food, and more on Lark St.

The Deacons, The Damaged, Nine Votes Short at The Low Beat: Punk show.

Kate Wallich and The YC X Perfume Genius at MASS MoCA: “Two musicians, five dancers, and four designers create a three-dimensional performance that integrates indie rock with contemporary dance.” Seated performance.

Goatmass at Jupiter Hall: Metal show. With OrganHarvest, Scavengers, Vile Tyrant, and Faced.

Canceler ( Syracuse ), Ramona Lane, Galene, Head Cinema:

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 09

Capital Pride Parade and Festival at Washington Park: Parade, festival, music, and more.

Brunch Pop-Up with Poor Devil Pepper Co. at Superior Merchandise: It’s brunch at Superior.

Pinball League at Excelsior Pub: The start of a new 8-week league.

Robby Krieger of The Doors at Skyloft: Celebrating the music of The Doors.

All weekend

Jessimae Peluso at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up comedy.

Little Shop of Horrors at Steamer No.10: The classic musical.

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

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

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

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

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

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


Did I miss something? Please let me know!

Quality events for this weekend

Friday May 31

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

The Slaughterhouse Chorus, Kimono Dragons, The Death Vacation, Turf ‘N’ Turf at The Hollow: Record release show.

Two Man Advantage, After The Fall, Too Many Voices, Arch Fiends at Pauly’s: Punk/pop/hardcore.

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

Saturday June 01

Greasefire, Scavengers, Stoker, Apollo’s Creed at Fuze Box: Hardcore/prog/rock.

The Commonheart, Oobleck at The Hollow: Funk/soul.

Frenship at Lucky Strike: Pop. With Glades.

The Academy Blues Project, Berkstar at Pauly’s: Psych/funk/pop/r&b.

Un Ashley, BB, ifeelokay at Savoy: Folk/indie/pop.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 02

Veg Out in Troy’s Monument Square: Vegan food festival. Free.

Albany Comic Con at Red Lion Hotel: Celebrating all things comics.

Dungeons & Dragons at Thinkgeek: Free play night. Get into D&D.

Nosferatu at Delaware Supply: Live score and viewing.

All weekend

Tony Rock at Albany Funny Bone: Stand up comedy.

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

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

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

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

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

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


Did I miss something? Please let me know!