This Week

Nights are getting cooler and events are already beginning to wind down, but there’s still plenty to do:

All Week:

  • The Wiz will play at 5:30 pm from Tuesday to Sunday at the Washington Park Playhouse in Albany.    Meanwhile, Annie Get Your Gun continues Tuesday through Sunday at 8 pm.  The last day for these is 8/15, so if you haven’t made it yet, now’s the time.
  • Giants Training Camp continues at the SUNY Albany campus.
  • There are several Valleycats games, including an 11 am “matinee game” on Thursday–a good option if the evening’s too late for you.

Monday, August 9th:

Tuesday, August 10th:

Wednesday, August 11th:

  • The Regal Cinemas free 10 am movies this week are Doogal and Bratz at Crossgates and The Tale of Desperaux and Igor at Clifton Park.
  • The Schenectady Bowtie Cinemas free 10 am movies this week is Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.
  • Take a hike on the new Luzerne Mountain Trail at Moreau Lake State Park at 10 am.
  • At 10:30 am, the monthly Sling Babies gathering is at the Colonie Library.
  • At 2 pm, Bells and Motley will be retelling Stone Soup at the East Greenbush Public Library.  Pre-register.
  • At 2 pm, kids can make Flip Flop Flippers with folks from the Tang Museum a the Bach Branch Library.
  • From 3-4 pm, there’s a  Cooking Around the World program at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga.  It’s for kids 5 and up, you must pre-register, and it’s $8/non-member.
  • Super 400 are playing at 5 pm in Troy for Rockin’ on the River.
  • The Bel Aires are playing at 6 pm in Half Moon.
  • The Refrigerators are playing at 7 pm at Freedom Park in Scotia.
  • At 7 pm, there’s a magic show at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library.  It’s free, but tickets are required for entry.
  • Erin Lee and Marci will be playing at Clifton Common Park at 7 pm as part of their Performing Arts Family Series.

Thursday, August 12th:

Friday, August 13th:


  1. Tasha

    Heads up….I double checked the website and the movie showing at the Niskayuna Gazebo on TH night is “Monster vs. Aliens”.

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