NIGHT (& DAY): New York State Food Festival featuring Everclear
Empire State Plaza — Wednesday, Aug. 8
ALBANY — An all day celebration, the New York State Food Festival will feature food and music from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Empire Plaza on Wednesday, Aug. 8.
The festival showcases New York producers and specialty products, New York State beers and the popular Empire State Plaza Farmers Market. Enjoy local food vendors and stay for a day of live musical entertainment with a performance by Everclear.
Olde Time Dance Band will perform at 11 a.m., Dominant Five Brass Quintet will play at 12 p.m., rock and roll band Wild Adriatic will open at 6:15 p.m., followed by Everclear’s featured performance at 7:45 p.m.
The event is hosted by Empire State Plaza Events and is free to the public.
Empire State Plaza is located in Albany.
DAY: GE Kids in Free Days Event
Park Playhouse — Wednesday, Aug. 8 to Saturday, Aug. 18
ALBANY — Park Playhouse presents the hit musical How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and GE sponsors a ticket promotion from Wednesday, Aug. 8 to Saturday, Aug. 18, at 7:30 p.m.
Watch a hit musical while enjoying the summer night in Washington Park. Courtesy of GE, buy a Premium Reserved Adult Ticket and get a free ticket for a child age 12 and under. Lawn seating is free. There are no performances on Monday evenings.
Tickets for this promotion can be purchased either at the box office on the evening of the show or by calling in advance to (518) 434-0776. Online purchases are not available for this promotion.
Park Playhouse is located at Madison and New Scotland avenues at Washington Park in Albany.