Quality events for this weekend
Friday September 09
Fork in the Road September at Tricentennial Park: Food, music, drinks.
Tugboat Roundup in Waterford: New, old, historic.
Light the Night at Spring Street Gallery: Art, food, music celebrating Breathing Lights.
Cymbals Eat Guitars at The Low Beat: With Hill Haints.
Blue Museum, Sweet Clementines, Harrison at BSP: EP release show. Folk/alt/rock.
Formula 5 and Strange Machines at The Hollow: Funk/jam.
Loose Joints at Fuze: Back to school jam.
Friday Night Cookout at The Cheese Traveler: Food by Chef Tristan Lowery.
Saturday September 10
Severe Severe, Maggot Brain, Stoker, Pony In The Pancake at Apparently Secret Location: Local heavyweight show.
Isadora Duncan at Ten Broeck Mansion: Modern dance.
Superior Merchandise Turns One: First birthday and lots going on to celebrate.
Transformers (1986) at Madison Theater: 35Â¢ screening.
City of Albany Jazz Festival at Corning Preserve: All day Jazz event.
The Big Lebowski at Proctors: White Russians and all.
Drinks & DIY at Albany Barn: Make Pinterest come to life.
Victory Soul Orchestra at Savoy: Afro-jazz/funk/soul.
Hispanic Heritage Celebration at the Plaza: Music, dancing, food, and more.
Sunday September 11
Berkshire Fermentation Festival at Barrington Fairgrounds: Fermented and cultured everything.
Sick of It All at Trickshots: With Comeback Kid, Friend or Foe, War-Time Manner, and Aggressive Response.
Troy Flea at Troy River Front Park: Get your flea on.
Upstart Antisocial Campout at Blackthorne Resort: Featuring over 30 bands. Punk rock and camping.
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.