Quality events for this weekend

Friday July 14

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

The 9th Annual Beat Shot Music Festival: Celebrating independent music, art, love and thought.

The National at Basilica Hudson: Sold out.

Sun Natives, Prison, New Life, Bare Mattress, Mystery Girl at The Low Beat: Show to benefit the RISSE House.

Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, Bearquilt, Michael Hollis at BSP: “Country with a sneer, bite, and no apologies”.

Albany Got Soul at Fuze: A monthly night of soul.

Saturday July 15

The National at Basilica Hudson: Sold out.

The 9th Annual Beat Shot Music Festival: Celebrating independent music, art, love and thought.

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Food, vendors, music, and more.

Phoenicia Flea in Kingston: “Nomadic market of makers and merchants”.

A Pig Toast at Catskill Animal Sanctuary: A toast to pigs!

The American Labour Revolution of 1877: A Walking Tour at Washington Ave Armory: Walking history tour.

Hudson Valley Sticky at BSP: Short, immersive plays.

New Found Glory at Upstate Concert Hall: Pop-punk.

Mad Max Live Score by Morricone Youth at MASS MoCA: The cult classic, with a live score.

Kimono Dragons, Summer Legs, David Normal at Savoy: Surf rock and good vibes.

Sunday July 16

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Food, vendors, music, and more.

Phoenicia Flea in Kingston: “Nomadic market of makers and merchants”.

Free Outdoor Yoga at Troy Riverfront Park: End the weekend right.

Monster Jam at Lebanon Valley: Monster trucks, yo.

All weekend

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.

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in. Their Artist on Art tours where contemporary artists give tours of the historic house sounds fun.

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.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday July 07

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

Ike Willis with The Paul Green Rock Academy at BSP: One of Zappa’s longest band members.

Peter Piek, Amanda Rogers, The Birds of the Northeast at SMCo.: Pop/folk/alternative.

Fata Morgana at Fuze Box: Goth night, presented by Exhuman.

Saturday July 08

Delaware Ave Street Fair, Community Yard Sale & Library Fest: A mile of food, art, music, and yard sales.

1st Annual Art Night Saratoga Springs: Celebrating the arts.

Hellions of Troy vs. Albany All Stars at Rollarama: Home town match.

Kyle & The Pity Party, Overlake, The Foxfires at BSP: Dream-pop/sea-gaze/alternative/indie.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Madison Theater: Two shows.

Electric City Couture at NYS Museum: Runway fashion show.

Virus Of Ideals, Virtue Fall,. Kill All Betrayers at Pauly’s: Metal show.

Jacques Renault at Rocks: Part of the Discosexual series. With Isaiah Garrett and Don Stone.

Sunday July 09

Free Outdoor Yoga at Troy Riverfront Park: Start your Sunday off right.

Blackbear at Upstate Concert Hall: Hip-hop.

All weekend

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.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 23

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

Body Shine Vol. 14 at Fuze: House/disco/dance party.

Chris Garneau, Emily Ritz at The Half Moon: Folk/Americana/pop.

NRBQ at The Hangar: American rock band.

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

Queenston Homo Disco at BSP: “The Queer Club Experience in the Catskills and Hudson Valley”

The Florists, ‘Skinny Pill’, Recorduroys, Haley Moley at The Low Beat: Noise/pop/post-punk.

Summer Market at Riverfront Park Hudson: Handmade/vintage/music/food.

Saturday June 24

Summer Market at Riverfront Park Hudson: Handmade/vintage/music/food.

Cretin Hop Saratoga at Putnam Den: Rock and roll dance party heads north.

Vintage Pride Sunset Cruise: Benefit for the Vintage Pride group of the Pride Center.

Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC: Featuring Chaka Khan, Gipsy King, and way more.

Sunday June 25

Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC: Featuring Chaka Khan, Gipsy King, and way more.

Free Outdoor Yoga at Troy Riverfront Park: First of the year!

Road Show Pinball Tournament at Excelsior: Pinball tournament!

All weekend

Solid Sound Festival in North Adams: Wilco’s music festival at MASS MoCA.

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.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 16

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

Jonah Bokaer: Occupant at Basilica Hudson: Friday and Saturday dance performances.

Taco Fiesta at the Bradley: Tacos at Troys newest bar.

Summer Legs, Jouska, Broken Field Runner, Hate Club at The Low Beat: Summer Legs EP Release show with some great local and formerly local talent.

Nothing, Souvenirs, Neaux at BSP: Punk/rock/pop.

Church Girls, Haley Moley, The Plastic Faction, Trees Take Ease at Pauly’s: Dancy/indie/alternative/rock.

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

Saturday June 17

Troy River Festival: Art, music, food, makers, and more in Troy.

Jonah Bokaer: Occupant at Basilica Hudson: Friday and Saturday dance performances.

Poke the Bear at The Half Moon: “Part of OutHudson’s LGBTQ Pride weekend”.

Troy Dance Factory Showcase at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall: Sixth annual.

The Shins at Ommegang: With Tennis Music.

Big Village Little City, Front Business, DJ Mercy at River Street Pub: Flavors of funk.

Twin Peaks, Honduras, Winstons at BSP: Indie.

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Big outdoor market with food, drinks, wares and more in Kingston.

Father’s Day, Sunday June 18

Dad Fest in Washington Park: Celebrating all the fathers out there.

Smorgasburg Upstate at Hutton Brickyards: Big outdoor market with food, drinks, wares and more in Kingston.

Juneteenth Celebration at Capital South Campus Center: Music, food, entertainment, and more.

All weekend

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.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday June 09

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

Moon Worship, Hill Haints, Sun Natives at The Low Beat: Moon Worship’s record release show.

Circa Waves at The Hollow: Indie.

Endless Boogie, Brian Dewan at The Half Moon: Stomer/psych/blues rock.

Albany Got Soul at Fuze: Soul/funk dance party.

Juelz Santana at BSP: Seriously.

Saturday June 10

Art on Lark 2017: Celebrating the arts. Music/food/artisans/makers/etc.

Renaissance Festival at Indian Ladder: Oh hell yeah.

Freak Flag Day at Basilica Hudson: Fireworks, art, and a goth rave.

Comedy Show at Terra: Comedy in an Italian restaurant.

Palmslap, Escaper, Jelly Ellington at BSP: Funk/soul/fusion.

Kimock at Club Helsinki: American rock guitarist.

Sunday June 11

Capital Pride in Washington Park: Celebrating diversity with music, a parade, and more. 🏳️‍🌈

Troy Flea at Riverfront Park: Vintage, handmade, antiques and more.

Barrows, Yoma, Grimer at Pauly’s: Instrumental/heavy/rock/metal.

Vanna, Lions Lions, Ghost Key, Actor Observer, Unwill at Fuze: Post-hardcore.

All weekend

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.