Saturday, January 31, 2015

This Weekend

  • White Party: Fluff Festival

    There's no weekend that can't be improved with tons of spreadable marshmallow cream in Union Square.

    Hangin' 'Fluff': Work up an appetite with Fluff Jousting, then eat the winners of the Fluff Cooking Contest. 

    Sat 3p-7p. Union Square (Somerville Ave. & Washington St.), Somerville. Free.

    Nearby: Bronwyn; A4 Pizza Bar; Kirkland Tap & Trotter

  • City Beat: Beantown Jazz Festival

    Be-bop meets block party as Columbus Ave is transformed into an outdoor jazz club for the afternoon.

    Jam out: Stroll through three stages of performers, including neo-soul songstress Meshell Ndegeocello.

    Sat 1p. Columbus Ave. (btw. Burke St. & Massachusetts Ave.), South End. Free.

    Nearby: Estelle's; Wally's; Symphony 8

  • Fenway Feast: Phantom Gourmet Food Festival

    Redefine the idea of "open kitchen" at this street fair/food fest, starring over 65 area restaurants. 

    On the menu: We're excited about grilled clams from Summer Shack, but even more for guest
    William Zabka.

    Sun noon-4p. Lansdowne & Ipswich St., Fenway. $40-100 

    Nearby: Eastern Standard; 
    Fenmore American Bistro; The Hawthorne

  • He Likes the Way You Move: Big Boi at Paradise

    The ATLien invasion is underway when one-half of OutKast takes the stage.

    Speakerboxx: Big Boi may be rolling solo these days, but the hits keep coming. 

    Sun 8p. Paradise Rock Club, 967 Commonwealth Ave., Allston (617-562-8800). $25 here.

    Nearby: T's Pub; Sunset Cantina; The Upper Crust

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