Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 14

Drink Saratoga at The Automobile Museum: Drinks and food at the Automobile Museum.

New Feeling at Pint Sized: “A Curated 80s Adventure”.

Little Shop of Horrors at Steamer 10: Musical.

Girl Blue, Belle-Skinner, Caity Gallagher, Zan & The Winter Folk at Savoy: Singer/songwriter/pop/folk.

Storytime Time with Ethan Ullman at Mopco: True and funny stories.

Front Biz, The Age, DJ Trumastr at Lost and Found: Album release party.

Outlaws at Skyloft Albany: Southern rock.

Tyler Giroux at Speakeasy 518: Jazz.

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

Saturday June 15

Improv 101 at Mopco: Intro to improv.

Still I Rise Opening Reception at MASS MoCA: “nuanced representations of women of color in all stages of life”.

Albany Sunset Cruise via Dutch Apple: Enjoy the Hudson as the sun sets.

Greens, Joan Kelsey’s Silver Lining, Russel the Leaf at Elixir 16: Folk/pop/new wave.

Bombino at MASS MoCA: North African desert blues.

Call Shotgun, The Pedestrians, The Winning Season, at Pauly’s: Punk.

Metal Night at Fuze Box: Guest bartender Mike Valente.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 16

Dru Hill, Ginuwine, Donell Jones at The Palace: R&B takeover.

Phenomena 256, The Groovebirds, Marquee Grand, Taylor Wing at Pauly’s: Punk/indie/altrock.

Dad Fest at Washington Park: Celebrating Father’s Day.

All weekend

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.


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Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 07

First Friday Albany: Arts, culture, music, food, and more all around Albany.

Dope KNife, Jarv, Allone at The Low Beat: With Bumrush, Xkwisit, Landon Wordswell, Tyler Martian and host Emcee Graffiti.

Interact at Albany Center Gallery: “Six Artists’ Explorations of Human Relations”.

Super Dark 1st Friday the Dog at Pint Sized: Benefit for Leo the dog.

Ayanna Martine, Sam Gleason, Ciarra Fragale, Belle-Skinner, Greens, at The Low Beat: Indie folk night.

Sleep at Skyloft: Doom metal. With Big Business.

Ayanna Martine at The Low Beat: Hudson Valley based singer/songwriter.

Sepulcher feat. NØIR at Fuze Box: Goth night!

Savoy Soul Club Go-Go Dance Party at Savoy: Special June edition of Savoy Soul Club.

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

Saturday June 08

Pride 5K Rainbow Run at Jennings Landing: The annual 5k run.

Art On Lark: Music, art, food, and more on Lark St.

The Deacons, The Damaged, Nine Votes Short at The Low Beat: Punk show.

Kate Wallich and The YC X Perfume Genius at MASS MoCA: “Two musicians, five dancers, and four designers create a three-dimensional performance that integrates indie rock with contemporary dance.” Seated performance.

Goatmass at Jupiter Hall: Metal show. With OrganHarvest, Scavengers, Vile Tyrant, and Faced.

Canceler ( Syracuse ), Ramona Lane, Galene, Head Cinema:

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 09

Capital Pride Parade and Festival at Washington Park: Parade, festival, music, and more.

Brunch Pop-Up with Poor Devil Pepper Co. at Superior Merchandise: It’s brunch at Superior.

Pinball League at Excelsior Pub: The start of a new 8-week league.

Robby Krieger of The Doors at Skyloft: Celebrating the music of The Doors.

All weekend

Jessimae Peluso at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up comedy.

Little Shop of Horrors at Steamer No.10: The classic musical.

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.


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Quality events for this weekend

Friday May 31

Troy Night Out: Arts, music, food, drinks and more around Troy.

The Slaughterhouse Chorus, Kimono Dragons, The Death Vacation, Turf ‘N’ Turf at The Hollow: Record release show.

Two Man Advantage, After The Fall, Too Many Voices, Arch Fiends at Pauly’s: Punk/pop/hardcore.

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

Saturday June 01

Greasefire, Scavengers, Stoker, Apollo’s Creed at Fuze Box: Hardcore/prog/rock.

The Commonheart, Oobleck at The Hollow: Funk/soul.

Frenship at Lucky Strike: Pop. With Glades.

The Academy Blues Project, Berkstar at Pauly’s: Psych/funk/pop/r&b.

Un Ashley, BB, ifeelokay at Savoy: Folk/indie/pop.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday June 02

Veg Out in Troy’s Monument Square: Vegan food festival. Free.

Albany Comic Con at Red Lion Hotel: Celebrating all things comics.

Dungeons & Dragons at Thinkgeek: Free play night. Get into D&D.

Nosferatu at Delaware Supply: Live score and viewing.

All weekend

Tony Rock at Albany Funny Bone: Stand up comedy.

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.


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Quality events for this weekend

Friday May 17

Body Shine at Fuze Box: Non-stop disco and house.

PechaKucha at Opalka Gallery: Short talks. 20 slides for 20 seconds each.

Dave Attell at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up. Two shows.

Bad Bad Hats at The Linda: With Laveda and Hate Club. Indie rock.

Citizen Cope at Upstate Concert Hall: Blues/funk/soul.

The Beautiful Bastards, Bevrage, Purple Sunshine, at Pauly’s: Rock/funk.

Olivia Quillio at Savoy Taproom: Singer/songwriter.

Saturday May 18

Albany Artifacts Sale at Lost & Found: Albany themed everything. Peruse and have some drinks.

Dave Attell at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up. Two shows.

518 Day Block Party at Island Creek Park Albany: Celebrating the area and it’s accomplishments.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Cohoes Music Hall: 8pm and Midnight shows.

Driftwood, Useless Cans at The Hollow: Album release party. Folk/Americana.

Dirt Church, Public Burning, Scavengers, Violent World at The Low Beat: Metal/doom/hardcore show.

A Tribute To Van Morrison at Skyloft: Drawing from the complete collection of work.

Worriers, Mikey Erg, awakebutstillinbed, Pity Party, Mike Moak at Pauly’s: Punk/alt/indie.

Lost Cause at Savoy: Album release show. With Mic Lanny, M1RSKY, Dephyant, Nick Shattell & Khalil Green.

Biggie Tribute Edition 90s House Party at City Beer Hall: Featuring DJ Trumaster & Intell Hayesfield.

Sunday May 19

Daniel Franzese at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up comedy.

Mystery Girl, Klazo, Manager, Hill Haints at Pauly’s: Punk/noise/rock.

All weekend

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.


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Quality events for this weekend

Friday May 10

Beers and Black Holes at miSci: MiSci after dark.

Sal Vulcano at Albany Funny Bone: Stand-up comedy.

Storytime Time with Ethan Ullman at Mopco: True and funny stories.

Lespecial, Honeycomb at The Hollow: Groove/jam.

Slashers, Gunsandroses, Vogon Poetry, at Pauly’s: Punk/emo/indie.

Savoy Taproom’s Annual Birthday Bash: Celebrating their third birthday!

Kashmir at Skyloft: Zeppelin tribute show.

Metal Night at Fuze Box: With guest bartender Mike Valente.

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

Saturday May 11

Tulip Festival: 71st Annual.

Geoff Gordon, Greens & NXNES at Pint Sized: Acoustic-ish after party.

The Felice Brothers at BSP: Folk rock/country. With Johnathan Rice.

Steve Forbert at The Linda: Singer/songwriter.

‘Libations’ Release Party at Lost & Found: Celebrating JB!! aka Dirty Moses’ latest album. With Victory Soul Orchestra, and performances by Mike Arson, Mike Larry Draw and We Stole The Show, and DJs GreatMastr.

Stellar Young at The Hollow: Local favorites.

Kevin James at The Egg: Stand-up comedy.

SeaSpan, Hubris Djinn, Anthill Annihilator at Pauly’s: Metal/rock.

80s Night at Fuze: Dance party.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Sunday May 12

Left Behind, Vatican, Invoke Thy Wrath, Torn Out at Fuze Box: Metal show.

Vicki Barbolak at Albany Funny Bone: Comedy.

All weekend

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.


Did I miss something? Please let me know!