Quality events for this weekend
Friday June 02
First Friday Albany: Arts, culture, music, food, and more all around Albany.
TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.
The Avett Brothers at Ommegang: With Nicole Atkins.
Opening Reception: Illustrated at Pine Hills APL: Opening for the latest art installation.
A Tribute to Weezer at The Hollow: Paying tribute to the Blue Album and Pinkerton.
Portugal. The Man at The Palace: With Electric Guest.
Albany Tea Festival at Overit: Get your tea on.
Hawthorne Heights at Jupiter Hall Albany: With Restless Streets, Viewpoints, and Almost Accounted For.
Pride Kick-Off Dance Party at BSP: It’s Pride month!
Exhuman presents Vital at Fuze: Goth night!
Savoy Taproom’s 1st Anniversary Party: Featuring music from True with performances throughout the night.
Saturday June 03
KIKI Screening at Crandell Theater: Screening of the acclaimed film.
Freedom Festival at The Sanctuary for Independent Media: Music, art, food, activities, and more.
Summer Jam at SPAC: Featuring Flo Rida, Sabrina Carpenter, Bebe Rexha, and more.
The Slackers And Los Thujones at BSP: Ska/dub/reggae.
Fun Time Music Show at Fuze: With Lanny, Dez, Off The Meat Rack, Killer Looks and Noise, Elohim, and DJ Element.
The Suitcase Junket at Club Helsinki: One man band.
Botanica with DJ Ephraim Asili at The Half Moon: Dance party.
Sunday June 04
Tour De Cure in Saratoga springs: Ride your bike for a good cause.
Triage at Club Helsinki: Jazz improv trio.
Cambridge Balloon Festival: Full weekend of activities.
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.