Saturday, August 30, 2014

This Weekend



Garden Party: New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics at TD Garden
Overnight superstar Jeremy Lin brings his one-man hype parade to Boston for the first time to tangle with Paul, Rajon and the Cs.
With honors: Lin returns to the Boston area, where he set college records for points, rebounds, assists and steals playing at Harvard.
Sun 1p. 100 Legends Way, North End. (617) 624-1050. Sold Out, tickets available $124-700 here. Nearby: The North Star; Fours; Harp

Cold Comfort
: A Taste of Iceland at Eastern Standard
Award-winning Icelandic chef Hakon Mar Orvarsson leads an excursion through his homeland's culinary traditions with a four-course meal.
Icy Inspiration: Eastern Standard Bar Director Jackson Cannon creates a custom-made cocktail featuring Iceland's Reyka Vodka.
Tonight-Sun 7-11p. 528 Commonwealth Ave., Kenmore Square. (617) 532-9100. $65 prix fixe menu. Nearby: The Lower Depths; Audubon Circle; The Hawthorne

Art Class: Misappropriation at Lot F Gallery
Local artists Thomas Buildmore and Scott Chasse show their take on pop culture iconography at this exhibition opening event.
Sips and Sights: Enjoy the DJ and free refreshments at the Gallery, then visit Biddy Early's Pub on the first floor for darts and draft beers.
Fri 7-11p. 145 Pearl St. #4, Financial District. (617) 426-1021. Free. Nearby: Biddy Early's Pub; Slate Bar & Grill; Radius

Brutal British Flick: Kill List at The Brattle Theatre
This critically acclaimed 2011 British thriller/horror film about a pair of contract killers makes its exclusive area premiere on Friday.
Critic's Choice: Michael Smiley won Best Supporting Actor at the 2011 British Independent Film Awards for his chilling portrayal of hitman Gal.
Fri-Sun. 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square. (617) 876-6387. $7-10 here. Nearby: Charlie's Kitchen; Fire & Ice, Cambridge One

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