Get ready for free live music, a fair, and more going on this weekend.
The free summer concert series Alive at Five is featuring UK alternative rock band Bloc Party with local duo Titanics this Thursday, July 21st, in Tricentennial Park in downtown Albany.
Titanics, photo provided
A previously postponed fireworks show is happening on Friday, a local Celtic band is playing on Saturday, and there are three other events happening this weekend you won't want to miss out on.
Triskele, photo provided
Do you live Albany, Troy, Utica, or Buffalo? You've got a shot at free ice cream today.
The summer fun continues in the Albany area this weekend with six exciting events going on.
If you're looking for something to do this weekend, more than 25 vendors will be in attendance at the Troy Flea Market in Riverfront Park on Sunday - there will also be awesome food and live music.
The holiday might be over, and the fireworks subsiding, but there's still plenty going on in and around Albany to keep you busy and having fun this weekend. Check out our top six picks for events happening.
According to Zippia, a career-oriented company, Colonie is one of the least stressed places to live in the state.
We've got all your exciting events happening over the holiday weekend right here - let's go out and celebrate our country!
Photo provided by NYS OGS
Editor's note: 06/28/16: We spoke with Lucky Strike and they do not currently have shuffleboard, although they are not ruling it out for the future, so we have removed that from this piece.
It's been a busy year for restaurants in the Albany area! Several eateries have opened just in the past few months, with more to come in the near future. We've rounded up the openings right here so you'll know where to go next time you feel like dining somewhere new.
Tipsy Moose in Latham