Friday, January 30, 2015

This Weekend

  • Good Day Sunshine: May Fair 2013

    Welcome spring with an afternoon of music, food, arts, and entertainment in Harvard Square. 

    Sipping in the Square: Enjoy three beer gardens while catching bands on three different stages.

    Sun Noon-6p. Harvard Square. Free.

    Nearby: Grafton Street; Tory Row; The Sinclair

  • Mexican Mustache Party: Cinco de Mustache

    Mexican gunslinger stache or American lumberjack beard, don't miss this Cinco de Mayo mustache party.

    Beard buzz: Four local bands rock this fundraiser for the MSPCA, with prizes for the fanciest facial hair.

    Sun 9p. Rosebud Diner, 381 Summer St., Davis Square (617-440-6284). $8.

    Nearby: M3; The Painted Burro; Sligo Pub

  • Barrio Bash: Cinco de Mayo Block Party

    We like our Cinco parties like this one: packed with free music, margaritas, and Mexican bites from Ole and Taza.

    Beats and bites: DJ Riobamba will man the turntables while you chow on tacos from Taco Truck and Happy Taco. 

    Sun 1p-5p. Taza Chocolate, 561 Windsor St., Inman Square (617-623-0804). Free.

    Nearby: All-Star Sandwich Bar; Tupelo; Bukowski's

  • Off the Wall: Street Style

    A party for street artist Barry McGee's exhibition has DJs Knife and Frank White spinning on the harbor-side deck. 

    Wild style: Take in a show (and take notes) from Dorchester-based krumping master Darrin Nicoleau.

    Fri 5p-10p. Institute of Contemporary Art, 100 Northern Ave., Seaport (617-478-3100). $15 here.

    Nearby: The Barking Crab; Tavern Road; No Name Restaurant

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