Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday, everyone, I hope you’re having a fantastic week! It’s supposed to be a hot one this weekend – stay hydrated, keep on with your sunscreen, and enjoy this roundup of 33 events, lovingly curated for your consideration!

1. See native animals up close with a trained naturalist (Acton)

2. A free evening at the Discovery Museums for families with children on the autism spectrum (Acton)

3. Take in a free classical concert with performers from the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra (Arlington)

4. Enjoy fun-filled days at the Bolton Fair (Bolton)

5. Colombian singer and composer  a l e a and vocalist and pianist Laura Salgado perform a free concert on Georges Island (Boston)

6. MIXCLA performs a free concert on Fan Pier (Boston)

7. Rosalita's Puppets perform tales of kings and princesses at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

8. Free family fun at DSNI's MultiCultural Festival (Boston)

9. A free viewing of Raiders of the Lost Ark at Christopher Columbus Park (Boston)

10. Kathryn Hallberg performs a free pop and country song on Castle Island (Boston)

11. Jacob McCaslin performs a free concert on Spectacle Island (Boston)

12. There's a free viewing of Zootopia at the Prudential Center (Boston)

13. The largest comic book and pop culture convention in New England comes to town during Boston Comic Con (Boston)

14. Catch a performance of The Pirate, the Princess, and the Pea, presented by Crabgrass Puppet Theatre (Brookline)

15. Orlando Retana performs a free Latin jazz, fusion, and world music concert at Longfellow House (Cambridge)

16. Enjoy a variety of activities during the Sunday Parkland Games (Cambridge)

17. The free Canton Movie Night features bounce houses, cotton candy, face painting, and more, with a viewing of Zootopia (Canton)

18. Create Earth mandalas after foraging for materials at the Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate (Canton)

19. Pirate fun and hi-jinks during Pirates Weekend at Edaville (Carver)

20. Local singer-songwriter Molly Kupris performs a free concert at the Street (Chestnut Hill)

21. Join Steve Verrill in the fields and go corn picking (Concord)

22. Race rubber ducks at the annual Duck Derby at Allens Pond, and enjoy the festival the following day (Dartmouth)

23. Revolution players invite you to join them as they Bowl For A Goal to benefit the Special Olympics (Foxborough)

24. Story Time and Musical Play at Garden in the Woods brings nature-themed crafts, stories, and songs (Framingham)

25. Tons of corn-themed fun at the Wilson Farm Corn Fest (Lexington)

26. RickExpress performs a free concert in Derby Square (Salem)

27. Enjoy a Domenic Marte concert on the beach with fireworks (Salisbury Beach)

28. Pack a picnic and enjoy a free viewing of Jurassic World at Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park (Somerville)

29. Take part in a Honey Festival at Chestnut Hill Farm (Southborough)

30. Enjoy a movie under the stars at Bird Park (Walpole)

31. There's lots of fun in store at Silly Sally's Bubble Show (Walpole)

32. This Butterfly Festival features workshops, children's activities, live exhibits, and more (Worcester)

33. The first ever Worcester Dragon Boat Festival has free performances, music, food, and activities (Worcester)