Clifton Park and the Capital Region are alive with the sounds of summer! From awesome concerts to theatrical performances and more, these are the 9 events you should check out this coming weekend.
Amplify the Weekend With Music
Freedom Park Concert Series – Saturday, July 20 & Sunday, July 21
Visit Freedom Park in Scotia this weekend for two days of free live music at the outdoor stage. Praise the Park will perform on Saturday night at 6:30pm, and The Route Fifty 5 will perform on Sunday night at 7:00pm.
Help support the local Hagaman Volunteer Fire Department! The department’s 11th Annual Music Fest will be held this Saturday from 3:30pm-11:00pm and feature great bands, food, vendors, and fun.
Listen to free live music at Rivers Casino & Resort’s Harbor Jam Concert Series! This Saturday, John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band will take the stage at the Mohawk Harbor Amphitheater.
Witness Fantastic Performances
Join Radial Arts on the grounds of SPAC as they present the family-friendly Poetry in the Pines event this Friday. Experience the splendor of the sea with immersive performances, aquatic-themed activities, and more.
Performing Arts at the Common: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Weekend 1) – Friday, July 19 – Sunday, July 21
Bring your kids to see a free theatrical performance of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast this weekend! The outstanding production will be performed at Clifton Common on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 8:00pm.
The annual New York City Ballet Gala at SPAC will celebrate “Apollo & The Muses: A Summer Celebration” inspired by the ballet. Highlights will include an elegant seated dinner and Ballroom Gala, Lawn Party activities, fireworks, and more.
Enjoy Fun-Filled Activities & Festive Events
Love art? Head to the REVEAL International Contemporary Art Fair at the Saratoga Springs City Center this weekend. This annual art fair is a destination for the best in modern and contemporary art, and it will be open to the public on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The VIP and Press Previews will be held on Thursday.
Hang out at miSci in Schenectady this Friday and enjoy an evening of libation and scientific exploration for people ages 21+. AFTER DARK: Pints and Pups will feature wolf-themed activities, craft beer from Wolf Hollow Brewing, a food truck, therapy dogs, and more. Admission is just $12 per person.
This Saturday, the City School District of Albany and Mohawk Ambulance Service will team up to host a Summer Celebration and Safety Day at Albany’s Lincoln Park. The day will include a free barbecue, family activities, giveaways, live music, summer safety tips, and more.