Quality events for this weekend

Friday September 15

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Paul Green Rock Academy Presents: Big 4 of American Metal at BSP: A night of Slayer, Anthrax, Megadeth and Metallica.

Evening of Dance by Emerging Choreographers at Albany Center Gallery: Dance performances.

The Secret Life of Pets at Sage: Free movies under the stars.

Kino Kimino, Eternal Crimes, DJ Miller at One Caroline: Post-punk/alternative/indie.

Hasty Page, Dalton Deschain, The Steadfast Son at The Low Beat: Pop/punk/rock.

MÖRDWÖLF, Spider Rockets, Vicious Rotten Hell Bastards at Paulys: Metal.

Pop Culture Provocateurs Burlesque Revue at Fuze Box:Burlesque show.

Cretin Hop at Fuze Box: Rock and roll dance party.

Basilica Soundscape After Parties at The Half Moon: Dance party with No Dawn and Katie Harkin.

Saturday September 16

Smorgasburg Upstate September Market at Hutton Brickyard: Great makers, artisans, food and drink market on the water.

Pearlpalooza at Pearl Street: With K. Flay, Rubblebucket, Arkells, Colony House, Kimono Dragons, Front Business, Hasty Page and many more.

The Big Lebowski at Proctors: See the classic on the big screen.

Basilica Soundscape After Parties at The Half Moon: Dance party with Rainbow in the Dark and Robin Carolan from Tri Angle Records.

Sunday September 17

Smorgasburg Upstate September Market at Hutton Brickyard: Great makers, artisans, food and drink market on the water.

Meditation at Washington Park: A free meditation practiace in the park.

Takk Milonga at Takk House: Tango!

All weekend

Basilica SoundScape at Basilica Hudson: Music, readings, art, farm & flea, and more.

Restaurant & Craft Beer Week in Troy: Deals on meals and beers.

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.

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