Quality events for this weekend
Friday June 10
Yassou, Emily Ritz at The Half Moon: Dark post-pop jams.
Ambersmoke, Bare Mattress, Bye, Another Michael at The Low Beat: Shoegaze, drone, synthpop, darkwave.
Bad Mothers, Furnace Creek, The Kindness and EOJ at River St Pub: Indie/alt/rock show.
Styles at BSP: Dance party.
Fork in the Road at Tricentennial Park: Food trucks, music and more.
Saturday June 11
Grafton Mountain Bike Festival: Shred.
Free Yoga in Washington Park: Get your namaste goin’.
Upstate NY Food Truck Festival at Saratoga County Fairgrounds: Get some food made in a vehicle.
Capital District Renaissance Festival at Indian Ladder: Get your Renaissance on.
Capital Pride at Washington Park: Parade and festival.
Freak Flag Day at Basilica Hudson: Everything dark.
Grizzly Gato at Savoy Taproom: “Water Colors” album release party.
Sunday June 12
NYS Flattrack Championship at Albany Saratoga Speedway: Moto racing.
YOL Circus at Troy Gasholder Building: Troy’s own circus. (Show does not use animals!)
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.