MUSIC: Matuto @ the Music Haven Stage in Schenectady’s Central Park. Latin rhythms, bluegrass hoedowns, jazz sizzle and Brazilian sambas all swirled together into a cross-cultural global gumbo of intoxicating sound. With the Bernstein Bard Quartet. 7pm. FREE.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Green River Festival @ Greenfield Community College, Greenfield. It’s Day Two of the two-day fest. Today’s featured performers on three stages include Richard Thompson, Ozomatli, Martin Simpson, CJ Chenier, Rubblebucket, Winterpills, Brown Bird and lots more. Music from 12:30-8pm.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC/FOOD: Troy Pig Out @ Riverfront Park, Troy. It’s Day Two of the two-day fest of barbecue and blues, ribs and rockin’. The fest runs from 11am-4pm. Sampling throughout the afternoon. And blues music goes all day long from such bands as the Charlie Smith Blues Band, Blues Sanctuary and Collette & the Mudcats. FREE. More info and a complete schedule of bands here…
FILM: “Elles” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Director Malgoska Szumowska’s provocative exploration of female sexuality, starring the fearless Juliette Binoche as Anne, a well-off Parisian journalist investigating the lives of two student prostitutes (Joanna Kulig and Anaïs Demoustier) for a magazine article. 5:30pm. $7; students $5.
MUSIC: David Wilcox @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The singer-songwriter returns to the Spa City in support of his newly released compilation of his vintage recordings, “Mix Tape: 1979-1982.” 7pm. $30.