Free Area Events Aug 25 to Sept 1 (partial list)

Aug 25 (Sun)

  • Spring/Summer Location –Outside Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm. Music, food, vendors and more.
  • The First Call Brass Ensemble performs at the Jefferson Historical Society’s Maple Museum’s Free Music and More.  (time not listed in release)


  • Through August – One Man Show – Vince Forte at Niskayuna Senior Center at 2682 Aqueduct Rd. Sch’dy.
  • Through August – “Salvage” by Janene Bouck at Northville Public Library
  • Through Nov. 3 – 22nd Annual North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show (NBOSS 2019) 48-66 Main St. North Bennington VT.

Aug 27 (Tues)

  • Hair of the Dog (Celtic/Irish)  performing at Cooks Park in Colonie at 6:30 pm Bring a lawn chair

Aug 28 (Wed)

  • Big Medicine performing (Americana) at Lake George ARTs Project – Shepard Park at 7:00 pm
  • My Fair Lady Movie at 8 pm by Capitol Park after Dark Movie Series – West Capitol  Park

Aug 29 (Thurs)

  • Dos Amigos performing at the Concerts at the Crossings at 580 Albany Shaker Road in Loudonville from 6-8 pm
  • The Sea the Sea performing at Ballston Spa’s Concerts in the park at Wiswall Park in Downtown Ballston Spa 6-8 pm
  • Thursdays in the Park at Indian Meadows Glenville – either a concert or a movie at 7 pm.  Free Ice Cream

Aug 31 (Sat)

  • End of Summer – 80s Style. Benefit of the Waterfront Foundation – two bands and more from 5 to 10 pm at Riverlink Park in Amsterdam.

Sept 1 (Sun)

  • Spring/Summer Location –Outside Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm. Music, food, vendors and more.
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