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Real Good for Free: The Final Stretch Festival @ Saratoga

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Yup, they’re rounding the turn and heading for home…

Labor Day is looming which means that the summer season is coming to a close. And that means that horse racing in Saratoga Springs is winding down. And that means that it’s once again time for the free Final Stretch Festival to take place at various locations around the Spa City on the evenings on Saturday and Sunday, September 5-6.

Here’s what you can hear where:

On Division Street:
Saturday and Sunday
Almost Uncommon (young jazz quartet)

At the Post Office:
Saturday and Sunday
Bob Warren & Friends (versatile singer-songwriter)

At Adirondack Trust:
Saturday and Sunday
Phantogram (electropop duo)

On Caroline Street:
Saturday and Sunday
Rick Bolton & the Dwyer Sisters (folk, acoustic pop)

At Lillian’s:
Saturday and Sunday
Solid Smoke (Motown, R&B, soul)

In Collamer Parking Lot:
Saturday only
Garland Nelson and Flavor (contemporary soul)
Sunday only
George Fletcher’s Bourbon Renewal (blues and rock)

At Ben & Jerry’s:
Saturday and Sunday
Happy Balky & the Good Livin’ (bluegrass and mountain pop)

Previously:
Real Good for Free: Storm King Art Center 8/27 (Today) Only
Real Good for Free: The Lost Radio Rounders @ The Linda, 8/27/09
Real Good for Free: Lake George Jazz Weekend (9/19-20)
Real Good for Free: Central Avenue Farmers Market (Saturdays)
Real Good for Free: LarkFEST!!!!!!!! (Sept. 19)
Real Good for Free: Castleton Library (Thursdays)
Real Good for Free: Riverfront Park, Athens (Fridays)
Real Good for Free: Albany Jazz Festival @ Riverfront Park (Sept. 12)
Real Good for Free: The Fabulous Folk Fest @ Bolton Landing (Sept. 6)
Real Good for Free: Big Soul Ensemble @ Tess’ Lark Tavern (Tuesdays)
Real Good for Free: Lake Luzerne (Thursdays)
Real Good for Free: Dutchman’s Landing, Catskill (Thursdays)
Real Good For Free: The Crossings in Colonie (Thursdays)
Real Good For Free: Rensselaer Riverfront Park (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Kids’ shows in Troy (Wednesdays at noon)
Real Good For Free: Brunswick Community Center (Tuesdays)
Real Good for Free: Thurman (Mondays)
Real Good for Free: Rock-It in Schenectady (Fridays)
Real Good for Free: Bethlehem Public Library (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Stony Creek Town Park (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: RiverLink Park, Amsterdam (Saturdays)
Real Good For Free: Halfmoon (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Greenport Park, Hudson (Fridays)
Real Good for Free: The Sounds of Salem (Saturday mornings)
Real Good for Free: Latin Fest @ Washington Park (Sat. Aug. 29)
Real Good for Free: Albany Public Library (Third Fridays)
Real Good for Free: At The Plaza, Albany (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Skidmore’s Tang Museum (Fridays)
Real Good For Free: Freedom Park, Scotia (Various days)
Real Good For Free: Jazz on Jay (Thursdays at noon)
Real Good For Free: Cook Park, Colonie (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: Lake George (Wednesdays)

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