Summer in the Capital Region is packed with things to do, at the track and away from it. On any given day, there’s plenty to choose from between horse racing, live music, festivals, fairs and theater.
Here are several fun options for today.
PICK OF THE DAY
The Saratoga Race Course’s first giveaway of the season is a Saratoga-branded picnic blanket. Attendees receive a coupon for the blanket, with paid admission, while supplies last. Gates open at 11 a.m.
The Purdy’s Summer Concert Stage at the Saratoga Race Course hosts Dealt The Blues. Gates open at 11 a.m.
Silent Disco starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Universal Preservation Hall and goes until 10 p.m. Tickets are $25.
Violinist Joshua Bell and soprano Larisa Martinez will perform at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:30 tonight. Tickets start at $35.
Brass Transit – The Musical Legacy of Chicago will perform a free show at the Mohawk Harbor Amphitheater at 7:30 p.m. Other entertainment from Ten Most Wanted and DJ Ketchup begins at 5 p.m.
Slay, starring Joey Jay and Kerri Colby, is slated for 8 p.m. at Frog Alley Brewing Company in Schenectady. Tickets are $23 – $55.
The Not So Common Players present “Nice Work If You Can Get It” at 8 tonight on the Common Stage in Clifton Park.