Quality events for this weekend
Friday September 26
Troy Night Out: Art, food and culture in Troy.
The Space Between at Show Map Clement Frame Shop: Works by Jillian Platt & Tony Iadicicco.
TNO Taco Shop at the Grocery: Tacos and beer.
TNO After Party at O’Briens: With DJ Jennifer Haley, Goldee Dust, DJ Wildecrist, DJ Dipset Taliban, and b0ynature.
Sheer Terror at Bogies: With Stigmata, King Nine, Heavy Chains, Reason To Fight, Lowered AD, and Bloodwar.
Good Grief Album Release Party at The Hollow: Celebrating Mic Lanny & James Rock’s new album, with Knowle’ge, Like Lions, Muscle City and Great Mastr.
Rival Galaxies with Kimono Dragons and Secret Release: Dance pop jams.
Marco Benevento at BSP Kingston: â€œSwiftâ€ Album Release show.
Saturday September 27
Wolff’s Oktoberfest: North Albany’s biggest block party.
OktoBIRDfest: Oktoberfest fundraiser for the Audubon Society.
StoryHarvest in Troy: Food, art, and more with a performance by Alex Torres & His Latin Orchestra.
Yes! Poetry & Performance Series at Albany Center Gallery: With Daniel Nester, Nate Brown, and Thea Brown.
Sunday September 28
Rensselaerville Cycling Festival: Bike ride and festival.
Hudson River Festival: History centric event with Henry Hudson’s (replica) ship.
Basilica Screenings at Basilica Hudson: Three films by Gregory J. Markopoulos.
Mopco at The Low Beat: Improv comedy Sundays.
Vintage Trouble at the Hollow: Blues-ey rock.
A Couple of Blaguards at Proctors: A comedy about growing up in poverty in Ireland. (Yes, Proctors is a sponsor of KAB this week.)
Art Omi: The sculpture fields are always 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.
Lucy and The Expendibles 3 at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!
Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.