Saturday-Sunday, November 22 1pm-1am
At the Low Beat
335 Central Avenue, Albany NY
LadyFest Upstate is a 1 day music and arts festival featuring women-identified, trans and gender nonconforming artists. This is its 2nd year in Albany and it’s not to be missed!
It’s all day from 1pm-1am. The event will feature live art, comedy, stories and spoken word by local artists.
Performances by Free Cake for Every Creature, Niedra Stevens, Moor Mother Goddess (Philly), Cihuatl Ce (LA), Evan Greer (Boston) and more TBA.
The event is 18+ and wheelchair accessible. $10-20 sliding scale, no one turned away for lack of funds.
Profits go to the SANCTUARY FUND, a Holding Our Own Donor-Advised fund for women and families who need to leave their homes without notice, as a result of a disaster, a divorce, domestic violence, & beyond. It is sponsored by Holding Our Own, NYSCA, Arts Center of the Capital Region, Social Justice Center & WEXT.
1:30 LIVE ART
GARMIN (Interactive Installation) & mural painting
by local artists
4:30 SPOKEN WORD
Tenesha Smith, Her Temple, Ejaniia Clayton &
Jaye McBride & Sweet Chocolate
Check back for links to the artist Spotlights!