Quality events for this weekend
Friday April 3
First Friday Albany: Arts and culture event every month. Galleries, bars, restaurants and music venues will all have something special going on.
DISCOFUNK at The Low Beat: First Friday happy hour.
First Friday at Albany Institute of History & Art: Free to the public for First Friday.
Graham Tichy Band at Albany Elks Lodge #49: Show up early and get your swing dance lesson in.
Exhuman at Fuze Box: Goth night!
Gutterlife at Bogies: With This Is Home, The Sky Above, and The Hotel View.
Raging on the River at River St Pub: With Antiserum, Run DMT, and Dubloadz.
2015 Mohawk Hudson Regional Invitational at Albany Center Gallery: “The work of three inspiring local artists”.
Saturday April 4
Kung Fu and Twiddle at Upstate Concert Hall: New-funk. With Mister F.
Yarn at The Linda: Part of the American Roots Series.
Upper Hudson Valley NanoFest at The Hollow: Beer from nano-breweries. That’s even smaller than micro.
Driven at Troy Boys and Girls Club: With Jake “The Snake” and WWE Diva Ashley Massaro.
April Improv Mash-Up at The Low Beat: Featuring Dollars to Donuts, Sorry Not Sorry and the student team.
Revocation at Trickshot Billiards: With Parasitic Extirpation, Foaming At The Mouth, Incontinence, TYRANIZE, Inhumatus, Abhorrent Aggression, and Skeptic.
Sunday April 5
Easter Egg Hunt at HWFC: So cute.
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. Check out this years CANstruction exhibit.
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Focus, Kingsman: The Secret Service, and Chappie at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!
Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a locally owned theater.
Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.