Datenight Ideas: Plenty of outdoor music to enjoy
FRIDAY, JULY 5
DJ BFG returns to Shire Breu-Hous for the monthly dance party for ages 21 and up, 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., 63 Flansburg Ave., Dalton. There is $5 suggested donation.
Grateful Dread, a Grateful Dead tribute band led by Tom Major visits the Barn, 8 to 11 p.m. Find the Barn at the Egremont Village Inn, 17 Main St., South Egremont.
Don't miss "an immersive evening of improvisational music to transport you to an alternate dimension of sonic exploration and relaxation" with Josh Geisler and Ehren Hanson at the Barnspace at Race Brook Lodge, 8 p.m., 864 South Undermountain Road, Sheffield. Tickets are $20.
Editor's Pick: Music After Hours is back at The Mount, with a season opening concert by Wanda Houston Band, 5 to 8 p.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox. Terrace seating is first come, first served, so arrive early or bring lawn chairs or blankets for lawn seating. Food and drinks from the Terrace Cafe and Lucia's Latin Kitchen are available for purchase. Check out the full season lineup at edithwharton.org.
SATURDAY, JULY 6
Music fans, get your datenight started early at Supertone 2019 at Basilica Hudson, 2 p.m., featuring music by EX HEX, The Felice Brothers, Thelma and the Sleaze, Zephaniah Ohora, El Front, Chops, Sauerkraut & Krewton, Wild Leek River, Hoot & Holler, Jon Hatchett, Riley Downing and Habibi. Tickets are $35-$50. 110 South Front St., Hudson, N.Y.
Love to laugh? Uncorked Wine and Beer Lounge welcomes Brian Plumb, Eryca Nolan, Michael Lasch, Nick Caron for the monthly comedy show, hosted by Jason Marby, beginning at 8 p.m. There is a $5 suggested donation. Uncorked is located at 137 North St., Pittsfield.
Eilen Jewell performs at Club Helsinki Hudson, 9 p.m. Club Helsinki previews her new album online, saying "By turns personal and political, pissed off and blissed out, Jewell's first album of original material since 2015 expands brief moments of joy into lifetimes, and distills epic sentiments and persistent doubts into succinct songs." Tickets are $20-$30. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Berkshire Salsa brings a Latin Dance Party to Tavern at the A, beginning with a salsa lesson by Neil at 9 p.m., followed by social dancing until 1 a.m. Admission is $10, cash only. Tavern at the A, 303 Crane Ave., Pittsfield.
If you're just looking to relax to some live music, catch Peter Poirier at Mission Restaurant, 8 to 11 p.m., a Generation X Rock show at Mount Greylock Campsite Park's bandstand show series, Diva & the Dirty Boys at the Lion's Den at the Red Lion Inn and The Fremonts and The Crazy Neighbors at Dream Away Lodge.
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