MUSIC: “Celebrating a Century of Bill Monroe: A Mandolin Tribute to the Father of Bluegrass” @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Hosted by Michael Eck and featuring Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys, Fairview Avenue, C.B. Smith & the Lucky Devils and Dan Johnson & His Expert Sidemen. 8pm. $20.
MUSIC: Everclear @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park. The alt-rockers are now on their – what is it? Fourth different line-up? – but vocalist-guitarist Art Alexakis is still at the helm. With Sinclarity, Bulletproof Messenger, the Lost Sons and Pillowhead. 7:30pm. $15.
THEATER: “The Intergalactic Nemesis” @ Proctors, Schenectady. A live-action graphic novel is a period-sci-fi-horror-suspense-comedy-romance about an impending invasion of sludge monsters from the planet Zygon. 7:30pm. $15, $30 & $50. Through Sunday.
MUSIC/THEATER: Elvis Birthday Bash @ the Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield. Elvis tribute artists Mike Albert (’70s Elvis) and Scot Bruce (’50s Elvis) swivel their hips and curl their lips to the sound of the Big E Band. 8pm. $15, $25 & $45.
THEATER/CIRCUS: The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Featuring comedian Rob Torres, singer Diamond Redd, juggler Jenn Slaw, aerialist Joshua Dean and vaudevillians Mr. Pennygaff, Ringmistress Philomena, Orificular Love Poetry, Sabrina Chap and more. 9pm. $20.
FUNDRAISER/THEATER/MUSIC: “Tales of 13” @ the Wood Theater, Glens Falls. The Adirondack Theatre Festival’s Winter Benefit features entertainment and auctions, as well as food and beverages. 7pm. $65, $80, $120 & $150.
MUSIC: “The Bearsville Sessions V” @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. Bassist-vocalist Minique Flambeau, vocalist-keyboardist Ross Rice, drummer Eric Parker and guitarist Adam Widoff play the rock music of the ’60s British Invasion – minus the Beatles and Stones. 9pm. $15.