FREE: Ramblin Jug Stompers @ Green Island’s River Park
Photograph by Ed Conway
Runnin’ low on dough?
Got those empty pocket blues?
Greater Nippertown’s big free concert series – Albany’s Alive at Five, Troy’s Rockin’ on the River, the Empire State Plaza’s Capital Concert Series – are all over for another year, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t find plenty of opportunities to soak up free music around the Local 518.
Here’s a round-up of some of the free summer concert series that are still going strong:
FREE SUMMER CONCERTS FOR 2016
EAST GREENBUSH TOWN FESTIVAL @ Onderdonk Park, East Greenbush, August 20
RIVERLINK CONCERTS @ Riverlink Park, Amsterdam, various days from June 18-August 27
FREEDOM PARK CONCERT SERIES @ Freedom Park, Scotia, various days from June 22-August 27
PERFORMING ARTS AT THE COMMON @ Clifton Common, Clifton Park, various days from June 26-August 17
MUSIC ON MAINSTREET @ the NBT Bank Lawn, Canajoharie, 7pm select Tuesdays and Fridays from July 15-August 19
ALBANY JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Washington Park, Albany, September 10
JAZZ AT THE LAKE @ Shepard Park, Lake George, September 17 & 18