8/29/12: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
FAIR: Columbia County Fair @ Columbia County Fairgrounds, Chatham. It’s opening day, and today’s features include a demolition derby, watermelon-eating contest, racing pigs, amusement park rides, fried dough and lots more… 3-11pm. $10; ages 12 and under FREE. Through Monday, September 3.
FAIR: Schaghticoke Fair @ Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Schaghticoke. It’s opening day of the 193rd annual fair. Today’s features include country singer Chelsea Cavanaugh and a pick-up truck pull, as well as the usual array of fun fair stuff. 12noon-10pm. $5; ages 13 and under FREE. Through Monday, September 3.
MUSIC: Kill Devil Hill @ Bogie’s, Albany. The new band – featuring drummer Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven and Hell, Dio) and bassist Rex Brown (Pantera, Down), as well as guitarslinger Mark Zavon and vocalist Dewey Bragg – roars into town in support of their self-title debut album, which was released in May. With Nasty Midnight, Black John Wayne, Seeking Infinity, more… 7pm. $20.
MUSIC: Radio Junkies @ Dango’s, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. FREE.