...to the pork and venison meat pie, and the maple-fried rabbit leg as well. (233 Cardinal Medeiros Ave., Cambridge, 617-314-7297, cafedupays.com...This article has 2 other Boston locations (Show)
The brasserie on the corner also has it’s own parking lot—can’t argue with that when you have a show to catch. (560 Harrison Ave., South End, Boston, 617-422-0224, gaslight560.com.)
...totally fun frosé—the perfect libation to accompany a pre-theater meal in the summertime. (560 Tremont St., South End, Boston, 857-233-5941, frenchieboston.com...
Musicians’ open mic from 8 to 9 p.m. at The Burren, 247 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville. Free.
East Cambridge & The Facts History Café from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Atwood’s Tavern, 877 Cambridge St., East Cambridge. Free.
“Book of Shadows,” an original play about The Port from 7 to 9:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) at the Dante Alighieri Society Center, 41 Hampshire St., Kendall Square. There is a suggested donation of $10.This article has 6 other Boston locations (Show)
Singer-Songwriter Showcase from 10 p.m. to midnight at The Plough & Stars, 912 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.
Comedy open mic from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at The Middle East Corner, 480 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.
Spring Foraged Banquet from 6 to 10 p.m. at Gallery 263, 263 Pearl St., Cambridgeport. Tickets are $70.
“Miss Julie,” a Bare-Bones staged reading from 8 to 10 p.m. at Unity Somerville, 6 William St., just off College Avenue near Davis Square, Somerville. There is a suggested donation of $5.
Grolier Poetry Festival: Open House & Street Fair from noon to 8 p.m. at the Grolier Poetry Bookstore on 6 Plympton St., Harvard Square. Free.
“‘Sweeney Todd’ in Concert,” a pop-up musical benefit from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St., Harvard Square. General admission is $30.
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Coro-Dante Spring Concert from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Dante Alighieri Society Center, 41 Hampshire St., Kendall Square. Free – registration is here – with donations accepted gratefully.
Santo Cristo Feast Portuguese-American festival from 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, 5 p.m. to midnight Saturday and noon to 11 p.m. Sunday at Saint Anthony Parish, 400 Cardinal Medeiros Ave., in the Wellington-Harrington neighborhood.This article has 4 other Boston locations (Show)
Somerville Public Library Comix Con from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Ave., in the Winter Hill neighborhood. Free.
...A kids’ art show is up at the The Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave. Q’s Nuts has even gotten into the spirit and turned its windows over to...
...into the spirit and turned its windows over to artists for nut-themed displays at 349 Highland Ave., not far from Davis Square. Information is here...
Cafe Zing Poetry Open Mic from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Porter Square. Free. Sign-ups begin at 5:15 for three-minute time slots.
Receiving rave reviews from both critics and audiences, Actors' Shakespeare Project's Much Ado About Nothing set to close Sunday, May 6. Saturday's 3 PM & 8 PM have tickets still available.