Quality events for this weekend
Friday September 22
Body shine Vol. 17 at Fuze Box: Dance music, all night long.
TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.
Troyasia Night Market at Sunhees: Asian streeet food festival.
The Music of Enno Poppe performed by Yarn/Wire at EMPAC: “New York-based quartet Yarn/Wire performs an evening of work by contemporary German composer Enno Poppe, including the world premiere of the EMPAC-commissioned piece ‘Feld'”
Los Doggies, Bendt, NYin64 at Pauly’s: Indie/prog/rock/postrock.
Saturday September 23
LarkFEST: Featuring Cloud Nothings, Jackal Onasis, Jouska, The North & South Dakotas, Sun Natives, Ryan Leddick Trio, Hate Club, Front Business, Let Go Daylight and many more.
Pop Culture Provocateurs at The Arts Center: Burlesque benefit for UHPP.
Selector Dub Narcotic, /Sun Burdens, Mr. Cancelled, HappyPollenMusic at The Low Beat: Rad mixed genre show.
Kevin McCaffrey at Proctors: Part of the Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show series.
Emo Night at Fuze Box: Enigmatic Heart & Marks of a Hero reunion show, and special guest DJs.
Sunday September 24
Farm to Fork Fondo in the Berkshires: Awesome bike ride and farm-to-table food afterward.
Upper Madison Street Fair: Vendors, art and crafts, food, and more.
No Warning at Fuze Box: Hardcore show. With Down To Nothing, Backtrack, Twitching Tongues, Higher Power, and Vein.
Espejos, Postage, Bare Mattress at Pauly’s: Post-punk/pop/darkwave.
Adirondack Balloon Festival in Queensbury: Featuring early morning and evening lift-offs.
Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.
Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.
Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.
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.