Friday, September 03, 2010

Sneak Peek: SAT 9/4 & SUN 9/5

Until I get it together...


SAT 9/4

Various Times
"Free Fun Fridays" (on Saturday)
at Various Locations

Like I said below, just show up and enjoy the visit like you paid to get in...

SAT 9/4

Edward Gorey House (Yarmouth Port)
Worcester Art Museum
USS Constitution Museum
Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield)
American Textile History Museum (Lowell)
Discovery Museums (Acton)
Cape Cod Children's Museum
Berkshire Museum
Not bad for free!

SAT 9/4 (thru MON 9/6)

Noon to Midnight-ish
Campfire Festival
at Club Passim, 47 Palmer St, Cambridge (Harvard Sq)
$10 per day / $25 all 4 days

Getting folky all weekend long.

Saturday's Schedule:
Noon -- Americana Ensemble
12:45pm -- Miss Tess & The Bon Ton Parade
1:30pm -- The White Ravens
2:15pm -- Addie Brownlee, Myra Flynn, Hayley Reardon, Brad Yoder
3:45pm -- The Olympic Symphonium
4:30pm -- Rebecca Correia, Lydia Warren, Adrien Reju, Sarah Rabdau
6pm -- Eric McDonald & Rebecca Wudarski, Jordan Tice, Courtney Hartman, Kellen Zakula
7:30pm -- We're About 9
8:15pm -- Jennah Bell, Julia Easterlin, Rose Polenzani, Bearkat
10pm -- Pesky J. Nixon
10:45pm -- Chris O'Brien, Robby Hecht, Mieka Pauley, Jason Myles Goss
I assume you can come and go...

SAT 9/4

Blanks '77, Blood Stained Brindle, Ashers, Side Effects, The Spats
at Middle East - Upstairs, 472 Mass Ave, Cambridge (Central Sq)
$10 / All Ages

Punk Matinee

SAT 9/4

7:30pm to 11pm
Tango By Moonlight
at Weeks Memorial Footbridge, Memorial Dr & DeWolfe St, Harvard Sq

Dance on the bridge in the penultimate session of the year.

Each session begins with a demonstration/lesson for novices.

SAT 9/4

Far From Finished, Have Nots, Lenny Lashley
at Middle East - Downstairs, 480 Mass Ave, Cambridge (Central Sq)
$10 advance / $12 day of show / 18+

Punk at night

($2 off admission with ticket stub from this afternoon show)

SAT 9/4

Suit of Hair, Drew & the Medicinal Pen, The Sunsets Quick, Nervous
at PA's Lounge, 345 Somerville Ave, Somerville (Union Sq)
$7 / 18+


SAT 9/4 (and SUN 9/5)

Various Times
Gloucester Schooner Festival
around Gloucester Harbor

Saturday -- 10am to 10pm
Sunday -- 10:30am to 10pm

Hurricane Earl should pass before the races...

There's a fireworks display over the harbor on Saturday around 9:15pm after the "Boat Parade of Lights" beginning at 7:30pm.

Rain Date: MON 9/6

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SUN 9/5

6pm to 8pm
Martin Renteria, "MaraƱa de Espacios Vacios": Opening Reception
at Meme Gallery, 55 Norfolk St, Cambridge (Central Sq)

Art with "action"

SUN 9/5

7pm to 9pm
"Literary Lives: Portraits from the Crawford Art Gallery and Abbey Theatre, Ireland": Opening Reception
at McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall, 140 Comm Ave, Chestnut Hill

About 50 paintings of Irish writers along with items from BC's collection on display through 12/5.

Expect live Irish music as well as coffee & dessert at the reception (so probably don't dress like a slob).

SUN 9/5

Faux Ox, What Time Is It Mr. Fox?, Jaggery, The Milling Gowns
at Harpers Ferry, 158 Brighton Ave, Allston
$10 / 18+

Generally dark, eclectic rock

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