Several weekend events planned in Albany

Posted at: 09/06/2013 11:08 AM
By: WNYT Staff

ALBANY - There are a number of fun, family-friendly events this weekend in Albany.

The labor parade kicks off downtown at 5 p.m. Friday. Washington Avenue will be closed between South Swan and Eagle streets.

Lark Street will be closed Saturday between Second and Third streets for a back-to-school block party.

At 1 p.m. the Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival gets underway at Corning Preserve.

The New Music Festival is also Saturday at Empire State Plaza.