Friday December 15
Fort Orange Holiday Market at the Arcade Building: Getting close to the wire! Get your gifts for sorted!
The Rocky Horror Christmas Show at Madison Theater: Christmas version of the classic.
Rechorduroys, Sun Natives, Jessica Rabbit Syndrome at The Low Beat: Garage, pop, psych, etc.
Stoker, Dirt Church at Pauly’s: Doom/metal.
Pop Culture Provocateurs Burlesque Revue at Fuze: Burlesque show.
Body Shine Vol. 20 at Fuze: Proper dance party.
TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.
Saturday December 16
Saturday Morning Cartoon Cereal Bowl at Proctors: Three hours of holiday cartoons.
12th Annual Santa Speedo Sprint on Lark: Raising money for a great cause.
The Jagaloons at Savoy: Santa Speedo Sprint after party.
Matt Pond PA, JK Vanderbilt, Wild Pink at BSP Kingston: Singer/songwriter/indie/etc.
Neutron Rats, Leap the Dips, Mr.Cancelled at One Caroline: Punk/psych/etc.
Modern Psychics, Druse, Bruiser, Bicycle at Savoy: Post-hardcore/screamo/alternative/etc.
Emo Night at Fuze: State Champs DJing with lots of friends.
Hot Jamz at The Half Moon: Early 90s hip-hop, R&B, reggae, and more.
Sunday December 17
Apostrophe S, Evvergreen, The GPGP, Parking Lot at The Low Beat: Mixed-genre show.
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.