It’s September already. It’s the holiday weekend. It’s the last gasp of summer.
Get out of the house. Here are a few suggestions of where to go and what to do. Please feel free to add your own to the list:
Contompasis Gallery Benefit @ Tess’ Lark Tavern, Albany
Son Lux @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass.
Tanglewood Jazz Festival featuring Paquito d’Rivera, more @ Tanglewood, Lenox, Mass. (thru Sunday)
moe.down featuring Umphrey’s McGee, Ani DiFranco, Matthew Sweet, Cake, Sam Bush, Ominous Seapods, more @ Snowridge Ski Area, Turin (thru Sunday)
First Friday arts walk @ various locations, Albany (FREE)
Cave Dogs‘ “Archeology of Storms” @ Woodstock Fringe Fest at Byrdcliffe Theatre, Woodstock (also Saturday)
Maha-Shiva: The Razor’s Healing Edge (featuring Tisziji Munoz and John Medeski) @ the Colony Cafe, Woodstock SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
The Capital District Scottish Games @ Altamont Fairgrounds, Altamont (also Sunday)
The Charlie Watts Riots and Lunic @ Jason’s Upstairs Bar, Hudson
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
Eccentric Benefit Jam featuring Folding Sky, the Preachers, Big Frank & the Bargain Bingers, more @ Eccentric Studio, Ravena
Escort @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass.
Mike Gent and Pete Donnelly of the Figgs @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs