Quality events for this weekend
Friday July 27
Troy Night Out: Arts, music, food, drinks and more around Troy.
Coffee & Cream at SMCo.: : Ice cream floats & affogatos for all.
Dark Honey, Summer Legs, Viewpoints, Girl Blue at Chrome: Pop/indie/emo/alt/rock.
Long Con, Sun Flo’er, DB Cooper at Pauly’s: Grind/hardcore.
TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.
Saturday July 28
Dope Jams Open-Air Party in the Catskills: Fourth annual.
Polly Float at Post Contemporary Woodside: Dance party raising money for a worthy cause.
Mordwolf, GirthControl, 9VotesShort at The Low Beat: Rock/punk/metal.
Hungry Jack, LAD, Forest Park at Pauly’s: Metal/rock.
Throwback Dance Party at Fuze: Best of the 80s, 90s, and 00s.
Sunday July 29
Lame, But Pyrite, Your Brain on Drugs at The Low Beat: Punk/garage/hardcore.
The Thirds, Ignis, stillwaterspecs at Pauly’s: Indie/punk/folk.
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.
Movies at The Spectrum: First run movies at a small centrally located theater.
Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.