Suds of Summer: Drink Craft Beer Summerfest
Beat the heat by holing up indoors with farmhouse ales and saisons from 25 New England craft breweries.
Cup runneth over: Admittance includes unlimited two-ounce pours of rare and limited summer brews.
Fri-Sat. Space 57 at Revere Hotel, 200 Stuart St., Theatre District (617-482-1800). $50 here.
Nearby: MJ O'Connor's; Abby Lane; The Tam
Super Sunday: Super Hero Brunch
Whether you're an Iron Man or Man of Steel, the comic book-inspired menu, music, and decor just feels right.
Bad man: Get villainous with the Evildoer, made of waffle fries, cheese sauce, crumbled bacon, scrambled eggs, and gravy.
Sun 11a-3p. Blue Inc., 131 Broad St., Kendall Square (617-494-9034).
Nearby: Howl at the Moon; Biddy Early's; Slate
Party On, USA: All American BBQ
BBQ'd out from Independence Day? We didn't think so.
Sunday funday: Enjoy all-you-can-eat sliders, ribs, and wings plus a live DJ on the patio.
Sun 2-8p. Tico, 222 Berkeley St., Back Bay (617-351-0400). $25.
Nearby: Rattlesnake; Fire & Ice; Grill 23 & Bar
Talking to You: Taxi Driver
Loose-hinged, psychotically brilliant DeNiro from this 1977 classic > DeNiro from Big Wedding.
Classic cab: This Driver picked up four Academy Award nominations, but is best remembered for this epic scene.
Fri-Sat noon. Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Coolidge Corner (617-734-2500). $10 here.
Nearby: Hops N Scotch; The Reagle Beagle; The Upper Crust