Yes, it seems as though everyone and their mother has planned a music festival for Saturday (September 8). Just take a look at the list below…
And now Woodstock is hosting not one, but two more fests on Saturday.
The inaugural Woodstock Food Pantry Music Festival will be held from 12noon-7pm on Saturday at Andy Lee Field. A benefit for the Good Neighbor Food Pantry of Woodstock, the fest will feature music by the Dharma Bums, Happy Traum, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Jim Weider, Larry Campbell & Theresa Williams, Marc Black, Michael Esposito, Paul Luke & PJ, Rennie Cantine and the Willy Amrod Band. Suggested donation at the gate is $10; seniors & children 5-12 $5; children under 5 free.
Meanwhile, Woodstock is also hosting a Concert on the Green in the center of town at the Village Green at the corner of Tinker Street and Rock City Road. The schedule for the free day-long concert includes performances by the Marilyn Kirby Trio (12:30pm), Richard Prans (1pm), Fancy Trash (1:45pm), the Dharma Bums (3:20pm), Marco Benevento (4:15pm), Rat Boy Jr. (5:30pm) and Les Bicyclettes Blanches (6:15pm).
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS FOR 2012:
Restoration Festival @ St. Joseph’s Church, Albany, 9/7-9/12
Saratoga Food & Wine and Fall Ferrari Festival @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, 9/7-9/12
MusicFest 2012 @ Indian Lookout Country Club, Mariaville, 9/8/12
Port of Albany’s Riverfront Jazz Festival @ Riverfront Park, Albany, 9/8/12, FREE
Local Legends Live @ Empire State Plaza, Albany, 9/8/12, FREE
BarrelFest @ the Barrel Saloon, Albany, 9/8/12
FreshGrass Bluegrass Festival @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, 9/21-23/12
PearlPalooza @ North Pearl Street, Albany, 9/22/12, FREE
Riverfront Rocktoberfest @ Riverfront Park, Troy, 9/22/12
Hannaford Hispanic Heritage Celebration @ Empire State Plaza, Albany, 9/22/12, FREE
Kickin’ It Country @ Saratoga County Fairgrounds, Ballston Spa, 9/29/12
Capital Area Indie Fest @ The Egg, Albany, 10/6/12