Weekend Roundup

Oh my goodness you guys, I totally did not intend on going radio silent this week but apparently this view, being off with Jon and the girls, the sweltering heat, and having wrapped a huge client project last Friday swept me into offline mode (save sharing some pretty pictures on Instagram)! I hope you've been enjoying a great week, and if you're looking for something to do this weekend, here are 21 event options for you! Stay cool and hyrdrated!

1. A free concert with members of the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra (Arlington)

2. The Boston Seafood Festival will have chef cooking demonstrations, contests, and speakers (Boston)

3. Boston ComicCon returns to the Seaport World Trade Center (Boston)

4. Puerto Rican Parade from Hynes Convention Center to City Hall Plaza (Boston)

5. The Puerto Rican Festival features traditional food, music, and family friendly activities (Boston)

6. A magical scavenger hunt creates a bridge between the world of Harry Potter and the art at the MFA (Boston)

7. 3 Sudacas and El Feeling perform on Georges Island (Boston)

8. Participate in a beach ball flash mob (Boston)

9. An exhibition of traditional Chinese culture and performing arts (Boston)

10. The St. Aggripina Feast celebration in the North End continues (Boston)

11. Take in a free viewing of Up under the stars (Boston)

12. A free lesson in pickle making (Boston)

13. Free jazz concerts by the Leah Hennessy Band and the Olsen Pingrey Quartet before this weekend’s performances of King Lear (Boston)

14. Outdoor games in the park (Cambridge)

15. Learn all about dehydration and winter food storage (Dover)

16. The New England Blues Festival promotes blues music in Southern New England (Middleboro)

17. The Salem Maritime Festival brings free harbor cruises, chances to explore the harbor, and craft demonstrations (Salem)

18. The 3rd annual Pet Palooza is free, and includes dock diving, swimming, competitions and more (Somerville)

19. Enjoy a free outdoor viewing of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Somerville)

20. The Pocumtuck Homelands Festival is a celebration of history and culture (Turners Falls)

21. The fabulous Woods Hole Film Festival wraps up. (Woods Hole)

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