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When: Today until Sat, Sep 5, 2015 | 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Where: University at Albany Art Museum, 1400 Washington Ave.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The exhibition is among the longest-running regionals in the country and provides a leading benchmark for contemporary art activity in the Upper Hudson Valley and Adirondack regions.
When: Today | 12:00 PM
Where: Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Join us on Tuesdays for lunch and little reading time. Teens entering grades 6-12 are welcome to, talk about books or kick back at this easy-going get-together. Registration is required for each session. Please register ...
When: Today | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Washington Park, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...
When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 10:30 AM
Where: Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The Library invites children ages 2-5 to DROP-IN on Wednesdays for stories, songs and coloring with our librarians and teen volunteers. No registration necessary; children must accompanied by an adult.

When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: AC Moore
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
A.C Moore arts & crafts stores' annual Summer Fun Wednesdays program is back! Looking for some cool, indoor fun that's free this summer? What better way to celebrate summer after a long winter and a rigorous school ...
When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 6:00 PM
Where: Lincoln Park Bowl
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...
- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Where: Green Island Bridge Parking Lot, Downtown Troy
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Every Wednesday evening from June 10th through August 12th the Downtown Troy Business Improvement District and the City of Troy, present Rockin' on the River! This free, outdoor concert series gives music fans a wonderful ...

- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Grand Central Station is coming to Freedom Park. Get ready to dance the night away to this amazing band!
When: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 | 8:00 PM
Where: Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber, 5 Computer Drive South, Albany
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
You've made the investment in Chamber membership, now position yourself for results! Join our staff and volunteers as we provide you the tools to make connections, market your business, develop skills, advocate for ...

When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where: 912 Route 146, St. George's Church parking lot
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 5 p.m., several local farms and producers sell a range of fresh food-including vegetables, fruit, meat, poultry, eggs, cheese, jam, baked goods and prepared foods-as well as garden ...

When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Where: The Pearl Street Pub
Cost: No Cover
The Block Party Comes Back To Steuben Street This Summer!!! Join, The Pearl Street Pub, after Albany Riverfront Park At The Corning Preserve, Alive At Five!!! every Thursday to enjoy outside seating & live music ...

When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 8:00 PM to 3:00 AM
Where: International Bar & Restaurant (90 Central Avenue)
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Doors open at 8 PM with FREE admission all night.
When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: 2176 Broadway, Schenectady, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Local farmers produce, berries, plants, fresh eggs, grass fed meats, plants, Music every week. Promotions, SNAP/EBT accepted. Our vendors so far for 2015: Buhrmaster Farms, Indian House Farms, Soulicious (tasty soul ...

- BEST BET!
When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 5:00 PM
Where: Jennings Landing Amphitheatre at the Corning Preserve
For over four decades, Blue Öyster Cult has been thrilling fans of intelligent hard rock worldwide with powerful albums loaded with classic songs. Indeed, the Long Island, NY-based band is revered within the hard rock ...

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When: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 5:00 PM
Where: Jennings Landing Amphitheatre at the Corning Preserve
Legendary live performers, clever musical satirists and music video pioneers, Albany’s Blotto made quite a splash when the clip for their now-classic ode to summer "I Wanna Be a Lifeguard" aired nationally on MTV's ...
When: Fri, Aug 7, 2015 | 6:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Join award-winning journalist, James Schlett for a reading of selections from his recently published book, A Not Too Greatly Changed Eden: The Story of the Philosopher's Camp in the Adirondacks, published by Cornell ...

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When: Fri, Aug 7, 2015 until Sat, Aug 8, 2015 | 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Where: Ballston Spa HS/Old Iron Spring Park/Brookside Museum
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Ballston Spa Film Festival, Inc., would like to invite families from around the Capital District to their 8th Annual International Short Film Festival held Friday, August 7th & Saturday, August 8th.
When: Sat, Aug 8, 2015 | 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Washington Park, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

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When: Sat, Aug 8, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Grab a blanket and some lawn chairs, and come and listen to Rattail Jimmy... and did we mention, it's FREE!
When: Sat, Aug 8, 2015 until Sun, Aug 9, 2015 | 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Round Lake, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
This highly anticipated annual event is set up along the paved bike path in Round Lake, NY. Thousands of people flock to this show to find one of a kind handmade items from local artists, and wander through the beautiful ...

When: Sun, Aug 9, 2015 | 2:00 PM
Where: Ten Broeck Mansion Gardens; 9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: FREE TODAY (Normally $15 General Admission and $8 for Students and Children Under 12)
Prepare yourself for a king's ransom in entertainment as everyone's favorite forest-dwelling felon takes the Capital Region by storm in an all new, world premiere play! Staged against the gorgeous backdrop of Ten Broeck ...
When: Sun, Aug 9, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Schenectady’s Central Park, 500 Iroquois Path, Schenectady
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The Music Haven Concert Series presents a six-concert season featuring sounds from around the world. Each will be held in Schenectady with FREE admission. The sixth and final concert of the season is Felicia Collins ...
When: Mon, Aug 10, 2015 | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Westland Hills Park
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

When: Mon, Aug 10, 2015 | 5:30 PM to 9:00 AM
Where: Dana Park, where Lark St and Madison Ave intersect
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The 6th Annual Dana Park Concert Series features performances by the region's finest acoustic artists. All performances take place at Dana Park, an historic pocket park at the intersection of Lark Street and Madison ...
When: Tue, Aug 11, 2015 | 12:00 PM
Where: Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Join us on Tuesdays for lunch and little reading time. Teens entering grades 6-12 are welcome to, talk about books or kick back at this easy-going get-together. Registration is required for each session. Please register ...
When: Tue, Aug 11, 2015 | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Washington Park, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...
- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015
Where: Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Held in conjunction with the Empire State Plaza Farmers Market, the “Made in the Shade of The Egg” outdoor series is held at noon on Wednesdays between June 3 and August 26.

When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 | 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: AC Moore
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
A.C Moore arts & crafts stores' annual Summer Fun Wednesdays program is back! Looking for some cool, indoor fun that's free this summer? What better way to celebrate summer after a long winter and a rigorous school ...
When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 | 6:00 PM
Where: Lincoln Park Bowl
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 | 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Where: Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Sample foods from around the region while enjoying live music throughout the day at Empire State Plaza on August 12th, 2015.
- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 | 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Where: Green Island Bridge Parking Lot, Downtown Troy
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Every Wednesday evening from June 10th through August 12th the Downtown Troy Business Improvement District and the City of Troy, present Rockin' on the River! This free, outdoor concert series gives music fans a wonderful ...

- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a LIVE performance by Hair of the Dog.

When: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 | 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where: 912 Route 146, St. George's Church parking lot
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 5 p.m., several local farms and producers sell a range of fresh food-including vegetables, fruit, meat, poultry, eggs, cheese, jam, baked goods and prepared foods-as well as garden ...

When: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 | 8:00 PM to 3:00 AM
Where: International Bar & Restaurant (90 Central Avenue)
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Doors open at 8 PM with FREE admission all night.

When: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 | 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: 344 Moe Road, Clifton Park NY 12065
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The Clifton Park Nursery School, 344 Moe Road, Clifton Park, is having an Open House on Aug 13th from 10:00am-12:00pm. The Clifton Park Nursery School (CPNS) is a family-centered program. We are a cooperative organization ...
When: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 | 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: 2176 Broadway, Schenectady, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Local farmers produce, berries, plants, fresh eggs, grass fed meats, plants, Music every week. Promotions, SNAP/EBT accepted. Our vendors so far for 2015: Buhrmaster Farms, Indian House Farms, Soulicious (tasty soul ...

When: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Where: Ten Broeck Mansion Garden; 9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: FREE TODAY (Normally $15 General Admission and $8 for Students and Children 12 and Under)
Prepare yourself for a king's ransom in entertainment as everyone's favorite forest-dwelling felon takes the Capital Region by storm in an all new, world premiere play! Staged against the gorgeous backdrop of Ten Broeck ...
When: Fri, Aug 14, 2015 | 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: The Egg Performing Arts Center
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Returning to The Egg Performing Arts Center for its 15th consecutive year, the Ajkun Ballet Theatre celebrates an incredibly successful run with events free of charge for the audience.
When: Sat, Aug 15, 2015 | 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Washington Park, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

- BEST BET!
When: Sat, Aug 15, 2015 | 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Don't miss your chance to see Sirsy in this beautiful outdoor setting! Part of the FREE Freedom Park Concert Series.

When: Sun, Aug 16, 2015 | 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Old Austerlitz, 11550 State Route 22, Austerlitz, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Enjoy a delicious new twist to our Annual Membership Meeting and Presentation program on Sunday, August 16th, starting at 2:00pm in the Morey-Devereaux Barn. This unique presentation will feature author and food historian, ...

- BEST BET!
When: Sun, Aug 16, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Brian Patneaude is one the best Jazz performers in the Capital District and he is coming to Freedom Park this Summer!
When: Mon, Aug 17, 2015 | 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: Alzheimer's Association of NENY, 4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 405, Albany, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Three part series held July 20th, August 3rd and August 17th. July 20th: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease. Provides basic information. August 3rd: Effective Communication Strategies: ...
When: Mon, Aug 17, 2015 | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Westland Hills Park
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

When: Mon, Aug 17, 2015 | 5:30 PM to 9:00 AM
Where: Dana Park, where Lark St and Madison Ave intersect
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The 6th Annual Dana Park Concert Series features performances by the region's finest acoustic artists. All performances take place at Dana Park, an historic pocket park at the intersection of Lark Street and Madison ...
When: Tue, Aug 18, 2015 | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Washington Park, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...
- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 19, 2015
Where: Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Held in conjunction with the Empire State Plaza Farmers Market, the “Made in the Shade of The Egg” outdoor series is held at noon on Wednesdays between June 3 and August 26.
When: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 | 6:00 PM
Where: Lincoln Park Bowl
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Once again the Department of Recreation would like to challenge City of Albany Residents to get physically active this summer! Beginning in late June and going through the end of August, we will be offering a variety ...

- BEST BET!
When: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Where: Freedom Park, Scotia, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a LIVE performance by Rich Ortiz.

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When: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 | 8:00 PM
Where: West Capitol Park
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
“Monsters University,” Wednesday, August 19, 8 p.m. Take a trip back in time to when star Monsters, Inc. employees Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) and James P. “Sulley” Sullivan (voice of John Goodman) were ...

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