Above: Jordan Taylor Hill. Photo: Kiki Vassilakis
Barker Park Kids’ Summer Series: Jordan Taylor Hill
Afrobeat percussionist Jordan Taylor Hill closes out Barker Park Series. Dance along to his beats and maybe try making some music of your own!
@ Barker Park, Troy | 11 AM | Free
Gallery Talk: ‘The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle’
Learn more about the Revolutionary era of Albany, particularly surrounding the social world of the Schuyler sisters: Angelica, Eliza, & Peggy, in this guided tour of “The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle.”
@ Albany Institute of History and Art | 1 PM | with museum admission
Collar City Candles Craft & Draft
Choose from over 30 scents (Collar City Candles has even turned a Franklin Alley drink into one) to design a one of a kind candle to take home–or put to the side while you get into a shuffleboard game for the night.
@ Franklin Alley, Troy | 5 PM | $15
Concerts in the Park: The Sea The Sea
The harmonious indie-folk duo play the Ballston Spa park for the first time, closing out the summer music series. Bring a picnic and some chairs!
@ Wiswall Park, Ballston Spa | 6 PM | Free
Schenectady Ale Trail: BYO Vinyl
Bring your own vinyl to Wolf Hollow and kick back with a few brews, maybe make some new friends over mutual admiration for your favorite artist. Plus, get your Ale Trail T-shirt and maybe even a souvenir Ale Trail mug from tonight’s hosts while supplies last.
@ Wolf Hollow Brewing, Schenectady | 7 PM | Free
Basilica NonFiction Screening Series: ‘Dreaming Of A Vetter World’
Bonnie Hawthorne’s documentary follows the self-sustaining, organic, regenerative soil farm-management experiment Donald and David Vetter created in the ‘70s, trying to stay one step ahead of changing weather patterns, market fluctuations and the ever-increasing pesticide use around them.
@ Basilica Hudson | 7:30 PM | Free
Two powerful duos unite for a rock show you can’t miss. Catch the ‘90s indie punk pair with a cult following, Shellshag, as the head to Kingston on tour with Cincinnati’s electric cello and drum duo Lung.
@ Tubby’s Kingston | 8 PM | Free
We’re History CD Release with Comrade Nixon, Mr. Cancelled, Dover & The Elevators, L.A. Dies
The Saratoga punk trio drops their album in the comfortable company of punk, punk and more punk bands from Saratoga down to Virginia.
@ Desperate Annies, Saratoga | 9 PM | Free