What is Ladyfest you ask?
Ladyfest is a community based, not-for-profit global music and arts festival for women identified, trans, gender queer and gender nonconforming artists. For the first time, local organizers are bringing Ladyfest to us here in the Capital Region! Below is the schedule of events. For more information go to www.ladyfestupstate.com
You can help support even if you can’t attend all the events!
FRI, May 3
First Unitarian Universalist Church / 405 Washington Ave (Albany)
5:00 First Friday Art Show featuring Alisa Sikelianos-Carter, Rosy Galvan, Kiki Vassilakis, Francesca Omolara, Zuleika Irvin
8:30 Spoken Word/Writings featuring Triya Flores, Drew Cordes, Danny Hope + more TBA
SAT, May 4 – Workshops
Women’s Building / 373 Central Ave (Albany)
SAT, May 4 – Concert & Dance Party!
WAMC The Linda / 339 Central Ave. (Albany)
6:30 Adaku + Naima (Brooklyn)
7:15 Bell’s Roar (Albany)
8:00 Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde (Albany)
8:45 Cihuatl Ce (LA)
SUN, May 5 – Workshop
Troy Bike Rescue / 3280 6th Ave Troy, NY 12
11:30am – Fem Shop with Sheila
Want to learn the basic of bike repair? Do you have a bike that needs some work and want to do it yourself? Join Sheila as she teaches bike maintenance skills.
SUN, May 5 – Youth Stage & Acoustic Concert!
Troy Arts Center / 265 River St (Troy)
1:30 Youth Stage: DJ Big Bang, Youth FX films & more
3:10 Olivia Quillio
3:50 Evan Greer
5:15 SPECIAL PERFORMANCE!