Quality events for this weekend
Friday October 3
Nas at the Palace: Screening of Time is Illmatic followed by a performance.
First Friday: Art shows and more all around Albany.
15 Minutes Max Film Festival at the Madison Theater: Short student films.
Maggot Brain, Bardus, No Way, Doublecross at the Low Beat: Metal.
Bear Grass, Rosary Beard, and The Firs at Steamer 10: Indie/folk tunes.
Saturday October 4
Queen Mab’s Enchanted City in Troy: The Victorian Stroll, except steampunk.
October Intensive at EMPAC: Four simultaneous performances.
Black Mountain Symphony at Parish Public House: Album release show.
Bing Bamboo Burlesque at the Low Beat: Celebrating 10 years.
Sunday October 5
Local Harvest Festival at Washington Park Lakehouse: HWFC’s fall food (and more) event.
Matthewdavid, Raja, Photay at BSP Kingston: Dance party yo!
Improv Sundays at the Low Beat: With MopCo.
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.
Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For and Lets Be Cops at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!
Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.