Quality events for this weekend

Friday January 05

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

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

Flying Rob & Friends at Savoy: Folk/rock/blues.

SoDown, Wax Future, DJ Reddi at Parish Public House: Electronic/funk.

Planned Parenthood Benefit Concert at The Low Beat: Featuring A Judgmental Swarm Of Bees, Odd Body, NPK, Lost Giant, and more.

Exhumanity Presents: Miauhaus VI at Fuze: Goth night!

Josh Gondelman at Comedy Works Saratoga: Stand up.

Saturday January 06

Enjoy Troy Day Ceremony & Party at River Street Pub: Featuring performances by Kenny Hohman & Lori Friday of Super 400.

Anders Parker & Cloud Badge, Two Dark Birds, Wygalator at BSP: Folk/rock/alt.

Beethoven’s Fifth at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall: Play the hits!

Hazytones, Yoma, Greasefire, Grimer at The Low Beat: Rock/post-rock/etc.

Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band at The Egg: Jazz/blues/rock and roll.

Sink or Swim, Feral Meryl, Mike Moak at Pauly’s: Acoustic/pop/punk.

Josh Gondelman at Comedy Works Saratoga: Stand up.

Sunday January 07

Black Label Society at Upstate Concert Hall: Shred metal.

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.

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 December 29

Grand Opening Party at Franklin Alley Social Club: Troy’s newest bar opens today.

WWE at TU Center: Wrestling.

NRBQ at The Hangar: Rock/pop/jazz/blues.

Mill Bastards, Early Grabs, Postage at Pauly’s: Punk/hardcore.

Cretin Hop at Fuze: Rock and roll dance party.

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

Saturday December 30

Twiddle at The Palace: Jam band.

The Get Up Kids at BSP Kingston: Sold out.

Dangerous Noize at Pauly’s: 80s covers.

Sunday December 31

The North & South Dakotas at One Caroline: Alt/bluegrass.

Sawyer Fredericks at Saratoga Springs City Center: Part of First Night.

Rubblebucket, Marco Benevento at BSP Kingston: Funk/jam.

Twiddle at The Palace: Jam band.

Savoy Soul Club at Savoy: Tunes by David Normal.

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.

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 December 22

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

Fort Orange Holiday Market at The Arcade Building: Last call for holiday gifts!

Eastbound Jesus, Girl Blue, The Eastern Highs at The Hollow: Christmas party. Free keg gets tapped at 8pm.

Pony in the Pancake at The Low Beat: With Haley Moley.

Lustre Kings at McGeary’s: Rockabilly Christmas party.

Cretin Hop Saratoga at One Caroline: Featuring a punk rock gift exchange.

Saturday December 23

Ghost of Hardcore Past Show at The Low Beat and Pauly’s: 17th annual!

Brett Druck at The Comedy Works: Part of Comedy’s Best Kept Secret Tour.

90s Dance Party at Fuze: Classic jams.

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.

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 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.

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.

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 December 08

Punk 2 Funk at Fuze Box: Punk/funk dance party.

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

Fort Orange Holiday Market at The Arcade Building: It’s holiday market season.

Creepshow and Paperbacks from Hell at Proctors: 4 hours of horror.

Delicate Steve, Monogold at BSP Kingston: Alternative/indie.

Darlingside, Front Country at The Egg: Folk/bluegrass.

These Are the Breaks at The Tang: “A Celebration of Hip Hop”.

Action Bronson at Upstate Concert Hall: Rap.

Sam Green and Kronos Quartet at MASS MoCA: Film and live music.

Fragile Rabbit, Adrian Aardvark, TheGreatPacificGarbagePatch at Pauly’s: Psych/shoegaze/grunge.

Saturday December 09

After Dark at miSci: Adult beverages and science.

Owel at The Low Beat: With Parallel, Perfect Score, ImaginaryFriends & The Backseat Bullets.

Sect xVx, Media Limits, Promised End, YBOD at Pauly’s Hotel: Metal/grind/hardcore.

Trevor Noah at The Palace: Comedy show.

80s Night at Fuze: 80s madness.

Mammal Dap with Haley Moley at Parish Public House: Electronic.

Sunday December 10

Center Square Mini Market at Downtube: Small holiday market.

Guided Morning Meditation Workshop at ACCA: Learn how to quiet that voice in your mind.

Victor Wooten Trio featuring Dennis Chambers & Bob Franceschini at The Egg: Renowned bassist.

All weekend

The Half Moon Market Pop-Up at West Elm: It’s holiday market season.

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.