Events INSIDER: August 11-19, 2014

Giveaways & Features
Win: Massachusetts Independent Film Festival
With panels, screenings, and parties, winning one of these two pairs of tickets to the Massachusetts Independent Film Festival means more than a night at the movies!. Email to win. Win: Massachusetts Independent Film FestivalVarious Locations Cambridge, MA, .
Review/Win: NEW ENGLAND Reunion Concert
We’ve got two pairs of tickets to give away for New England’s first show in over 30 years on 8/15. Email to win! 8pm. Win: NEW ENGLAND Reunion ConcertThe Regent Theatre Arlington, MA, .
Win: The Cult
The Cult is back in Boston on 8/13, and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away. Email to win! 8pm. Win: The CultThe Wilbur, 246 Tremont St, Boston, MA, .
Win: The Sullivan & Son Comedy Tour
Straight from your TV to the Wilbur: want a pair of tickets for Sullivan & Son on 8/16. Email to win! Win: The Sullivan & Son Comedy TourThe Wilbur, 246 Tremont St, Boston, MA, .
Johnny’s Picks
Perseid Meteor Showers
The Perseids are the most reliable and warmest of the annual meteor showers. See it on your own by visiting a remote lake or park with no street lamps or city lights for a better experience. Peak viewing days: August 12th and 13th. Perseid Meteor Showers All Over, , .
Magic & Movie at Summer in the City
This is a magic and comedy show, mostly for kids. There’s a movie screening after the show. 10am. Magic & Movie at Summer in the CityHoyt Field Cambridge, MA, .
Fisherman’s Festival (Madonna Del Soccorso)
The Fisherman’s Feast is more than a great meal. Don’t miss the opening night procession to Boston Harbor for the Blessing of the Fleet and Fishing Waters! Fisherman's Festival (Madonna Del Soccorso)North, Fleet and Lewis Streets Boston, MA, .
East Boston Pride Day
Come celebrate the great community of East Boston, with free food, drinks, music, dancing, and activities for kids! 3-7pm. East Boston Pride DayPiers Park Boston, MA, .
Dancing in the Parks in Newton
Who doesn’t want to dance when listening to classic Bon Jovi tunes? Good thing it’s Dancing in the Parks with Livin’ on a Bad Name! 6:30-8:30pm. Dancing in the Parks in NewtonRyan Park Newton, MA, .
Boston GreenFest
Greenfest is a giant festival for the environment on Boston City Hall plaza, which is mostly vendors of earth-friendly and healthy products, but also art installations and multiple stages of live music. Boston GreenFestCity Hall Plaza Boston, MA, .
MG Rover Day at Larz Anderson Auto Museum
Boston’s wonderful auto museum has another lawn day, this time with MGs. It’s Morris Garage Rover Day! 2014:10am-2pm. MG Rover Day at Larz Anderson Auto MuseumLarz Anderson Auto Museum Brookline, MA, .
Fireworks in August – Newton, MA
Newton’s 4th of July concert and fireworks got rained out, so come enjoy a fun night of music and fireworks in August! 6pm. Fireworks in August - Newton, MAAlbemarle Field/Halloran Field, Watertown Street, Rt.16 Newton, MA, .
Dominican Festival Parade
This year the Dominican Festival and Parade is back in Franklin Park, with great music, food and friendly people! Dominican Festival ParadeJamaica Plain, Centre St Boston, MA, .
Quincy August Moon Festival
This Asian celebration has street performances, amusements, kid’s activities, and even a Lion Dance. 11am-5pm. Quincy August Moon FestivalDowntown Quincy Quincy, MA, .
Ford / Lincoln Day at Larz Anderson Museum
Larz Anderson Museum has all the cool cars and events. I’m going to keep listing them until you finally go. This one is all about Ford / Lincoln cars! 10am-2pm. Ford / Lincoln Day at Larz Anderson MuseumLarz Anderson Auto Museum Brookline, MA, .
Boston Carnival (Caribbean Festival)
Lots of dancing and visually impacting costumes. There will be Caribbean music, entertainment and food. Boston Carnival (Caribbean Festival)Various Locations Boston, MA, .
Big Lebowski Bowling Party
Yes, there’s an actual bowling party and then you view the Big Lebowski. Don’t worry, the Dude abides. 7 – 9pm. Big Lebowski Bowling PartyCoolidge Corner Theatre Brookline, MA, .
Lipizzan Stallions
Beautiful horses doing amazing tricks. Come see them fly (not literally, I must say). Lipizzan StallionsCape Cod Regional Tech School Bourne, MA, .
NERF Sword Games Night
Defend your village’s water supply…with your NERF sword. Will you be victorious? 7-9pm. NERF Sword Games NightGuard Up Family Swordsmanship Burlington, MA, .
Lowell Southeast Asian Water Festival
Lowell will have dragon boat races, comedy shows, music and a fried rice eating contest. Awesome! Come celebrate water as it is celebrated in Southeast Asia. 9am-5pm. Lowell Southeast Asian Water FestivalLowell Heritage State Park Esplanade & Sampas Pavilion Lowell, MA, .
Summer Star Search
Stars are always there, so why would we search for them? Learn how to recognize the summer constellations and find different planets using binoculars and telescopes! 8-10pm. Summer Star SearchStony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary Norfolk, MA, .
Silver Kingdom Renaissance Faire
I love a good renaissance faire! Come enjoy a weekend of family friendly action packed adventure filled with fairy tale fun! Silver Kingdom Renaissance FaireYe Olde Commons Charlton, MA, .
Monadnock Festival of Fireworks
New England’s largest fireworks festival is back with an afternoon of fun activities and a great show after dark. 3-11pm. Monadnock Festival of FireworksJaffrey Airport Swanzey, NH, .
Marshfield Fair
The summer is full of agricultural festivals, but this one’s quite close to Boston. They’ll have a flower contests, dog shows, and bake-off events, as well as a full midway with fun rides and games. Marshfield FairMarshfield Fairgrounds, Route 3A at South River St. Marshfield, MA, .
It’s In-CON-Ceivable that fans of sci-fi and fantasy won’t have a great time at this fun convention! In-CON-CeivableClarion Hotel Northampton, MA, .
Iron Bridge Dinner
Table for 400, fine Sir? Enjoy a nice dinner on a real bridge with great views of the famous bridge of flowers. (seating) 5:30pm. Iron Bridge DinnerThe Iron Bridge Shelburne Falls, MA, .
Davis Mega Maze
It’s a corn maze with a treasure hunt mission. What will you find after 8 acres of corn and almost 3 miles of fun? Davis Mega MazeDavis Farmland Sterling, MA, .
Silent Movie Night
Shh! It’s silent movie night at the Longfellow House, even though the event is in the afternoon. 3-4pm. Silent Movie NightLongfellow House Cambridge, MA, .
Outdoor Theatre!
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Outdoor movies!
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Outdoor concerts!
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Also Fun
Does the word ‘burlesque’ make you picture Dita von Teese with feather fans — or Miss Piggy taking it off for Kermit? If the latter, then you won’t want to miss this. Shows and dance parties, this sounds like fun. AlternateaseOBERON Cambridge, MA, .
Museum Free Fun Fridays
A number of local museums and destinations offer free admission, thanks to Highland Street! Every Friday through August, check the schedule! Museum Free Fun FridaysAll Over All Over, , .
Travel Stories @ It’s A Whacked World
Road trips are always interesting. Listen to funny travel stories as told by Boston’s top storytellers. You get to share yours too! Travel Stories @ It's A Whacked WorldHostelling International Boston Boston, MA, .
Movie Night
Melrose is having a movie night, and all are invited! Bring a blanket and enjoy a fun night with the family. dusk. Movie NightCabagge Patch Field Melrose, MA, .
Boston Harbor Cruise & Sing
You can sing, eat and enjoy the sunset in the company of friendly people. Don’t know the lyrics? They have songbooks. Boston Harbor Cruise & SingMass Bay Lines, Rowe’s Wharf Boston, MA, .
Folk Dancing by the Fountain
Give folk dances a chance. They’re fun and easy to pick up. This participatory event is all about having fun, and they’ll even show you the steps. Tuesdays. 7:30-9:30pm. Folk Dancing by the FountainCopley Square Boston, MA, .
Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Nantucket is a great place for a walk in the summer, and when each step benefits autism research, it’s even better. 8:30am. Walk Now for Autism SpeaksJetties Beach Nantucket, MA, .
Boston Bikes Women’s Festival
Ladies, get your bicycles ready! Here’s a full day of two-wheeled fun, with a women-only ride, food, music, kids’ activities, and more! 9am-2pm. Boston Bikes Women's FestivalMillennium Park, 300 Gardner Street, West Roxbury, Boston, MA, .
Boston Contemporary Dance Festival
Dozens of dance companies performing in one day – wow! Be sure to check out the panel events as well. 12pm. Boston Contemporary Dance FestivalThe Paramount Center Boston, MA, .
Boston Restaurant Week – Summer
Restaurant Week is now Dine Out Boston – and they’re offering more discounted meals at great restaurants than ever. Check it out! Boston Restaurant Week - SummerVarious Locations Boston, MA, .
Verrill Farm Corn and Tomato Festival
Taste the different varieties of corn and tomatoes that Verrill Farm grows. There will be live music and pony rides too! 11am-3pm. Verrill Farm Corn and Tomato FestivalVerril Farm Concord, MA, .
Scarecrow Contest
As part of their 300th birthday celebration, Littleton is holding a scarecrow contest! Don’t let them scare you away. Scarecrow ContestDowntown Littletown Littleton, MA, .
Rockport Jazz Festival
This jazz festival allows you to enjoy great music while also having a spectacular view of the ocean. Not outdoors, but still worth it. Rockport Jazz FestivalShalin Liu Performance Center Rockport, MA, .
Relay for Life
Join the fight against cancer. This walk is a fundraiser and a chance to know more about what can be done to prevent cancer. 4pm-6am. Relay for LifeAmesbury Middle School Amesbury, MA, .
Cruisin’ the 50’s
It’s the 50’s again! Find classic cars, live music, dancing and even a special guest from a well known movie! 5-8pm. Cruisin' the 50'sDowntown Newburyport Newburyport, MA, .
The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival
Free outdoor music? Check. Not to mention the music workshops, kids activities, and amazing scenery at Salem Willows! The Salem Jazz and Soul FestivalSalem Willows Salem, MA, .
Gloucester Waterfront Festival
175 artisans compete alongside live music, pancakes and a lobsterbake, and even more at Stage Fort Park in Gloucester. Gloucester Waterfront FestivalStage Fort Park, Hough Avenue Gloucester, MA, .
Gloucester Downtown Block Party
‘Artstown’ and ‘Kidstown’ are just two parts of this huge downtown block party. Lots of food, music, and performances too! Gloucester Downtown Block PartyMain Street Gloucester, MA, .
Restaurant Showcase Week
Similar to many other restaurant weeks. Pick two-course lunch or three-course dinner, at a fixed price. Restaurant Showcase WeekGreater Merrimack Valley Lowell, MA, .
Family Owl Prowl
Learn the calls of Moose Hill resident owls and try to get a response. Enjoy an evening stroll complete with additional night hike activities. 8:30-9:30pm. Family Owl ProwlMoose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary Sharon, MA, .
Opera House Cup Regatta
There are lots of races in this regatta, as well as a few pricey events including a ball. Check out the Rainbow Fleet Parade on Sunday! Opera House Cup RegattaNantucket Community Sailing Nantucket, MA, .
Worcester Restaurant Week
Although this event is purely commercial — not an arts event — here’s your chance to play Big Moneybucks by eating cheap at a fancy shmancy restaurant! Worcester Restaurant WeekVarious Locations Worcester, MA, .
Hardwick County Fair
You’ll find hay rides, stonecutting, BBQ, a parade, lumberjack contest and more at the country’s oldest fair! Hardwick County FairTown Common, Rt 32A Hardwick, MA, .
Eastern Massachusetts Rhythm Festival
Boom boom boom! Come to River Bend Farm and jam to the beat of drum enthusiasts. You can attend workshops, rock out, or just enjoy the park. 10am-6pm. Eastern Massachusetts Rhythm FestivalRiver Bend Farm Uxbridge, MA, .
Latin American Festival at Worcester City Hall
This ethnic festival seems to have a strong focus on music. There will also be food, vendors, and info tables. 12pm-9pm. Latin American Festival at Worcester City HallWorcester City Hall and Common Worcester, MA, .
Art Picnic
Come watch artists transform ordinary picnic tables into works of art that will bring new life to a Springfield landmark! Art PicnicNorth Lawn, Quadrangle Green Springfield, MA, .
Westfield Fair
Westfield Fair is full of fun activities like demolition derbies and live music. There will be tractor pulls, rides, a petting zoo, and horse shows. Westfield FairRussellville Rd Westfield, MA, .
Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival
This indoor / outdoor festival draws the best dance performances from around the world. This one will stay around all summer so it’s more like a venue’s performance season. Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Becket, MA, .
Heath Fair
Heath combines fireworks, truck & animal pulls, parades, kid’s games, wagon rides, food and live music for a great agricultural fair. Heath FairHeath Fairgrounds Heath, MA, .
Hoosic River Ride
With plenty of new trails to explore, spend the morning on a self-guided nature bike tours, followed by a picnic lunch. 2014:9am-3pm. Hoosic River RideWilliamstown Youth Center, School Street Williamstown, MA, .
WordXWord Festival
Spoken word is a way to get away from the stigma of ‘poetry’. I’ve seen some — it’s quite interesting! Basically one-person plays on stage. Here’s a whole festival about storytelling and word-speaking. WordXWord FestivalVarious Locations Pittsfield, MA, .
Evening Canoe Trip – Full Moon
Take a relaxing canoe trip at night under a full moon. Don’t drop your camera while taking pictures though! Evening Canoe Trip - Full MoonWellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Rte. 6 South Wellfleet, MA, .
The Katharine Lee Bates Poetry Fest
This celebration of Katharine Lee Bates usually has ice-cream and cake! Oh, and also poetry readings. 5-7pm. The Katharine Lee Bates Poetry FestFalmouth Museums on the Green Falmouth, MA, .
Carnival Week – Comic Book Capers
It’s carnival week in P-town! There will be dance parties, cruises, vendor fairs, and a great parade! Carnival Week - Comic Book CapersVarious Locations Provincetown, MA, .
Provincetown Jazz Festival
This music festival has some famous figures as part of the lineup. Each concert costs $25, though. Anyways, it’s a good excuse to visit Cape Cod. Provincetown Jazz FestivalVarious Locations Provincetown, MA, .
Illumination on Onset Bay
Fun daytime activities in the afternoon, and then candle lighting at night. Watch the illumination of Onset Bay! 9pm. Illumination on Onset BayOnset Bay Onset, MA, .
Full Moon Paddle
This is a paddling/walking tour around a salt water marsh in Barrington. Enjoy the night wildlife that live there. Full Moon PaddleHundred Acre Cove, Walker Farm Barrington, RI, .
House and Garden Tour
Get an insider’s look at some of the finest homes and gardens on Block Island. Learn their secrets or just admire their work, your call! House and Garden Tour Block Island, RI, .
South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
For ‘Open Studios’, artists open their private homes and work studios to the public. It’s a fun excuse to tour the area on your own and meet some real artists. South Coast Artists Open Studio TourSouthern RI and MA Tiverton, RI, .
Neighborhood Performing Arts Initiative
Celebrate Providence, have fun and enjoy the multiple concerts that have been prepared for this year. Start off with Opera on Sunday! Neighborhood Performing Arts InitiativeVarious locations Providence, RI, .
Big Screen Movies on the Beach
Watching a movie on a giant screen at the beach is what summer is all about. Don’t miss this one! Big Screen Movies on the BeachAtlantic Beach Park Westerly, RI, .
Washington County Fair
It’s the largest agricultural fair in RI. Does that make it worth visiting? Heck yes! Travelling roller coaster, tractor and animal pulls, midway, and more! Washington County FairWashington County Fairgrounds, Richmond Townhouse Rd. Richmond, RI, .
Greek Festival
A festival of all things Greek! Find dance performances, ethnic food and live music, plus a fully stocked Agora. Greek FestivalAssumption Greek Orthodox Church Pawtucket, RI, .
Newport Storm Luau
No need to visit Hawaii to enjoy a Luau. Come to Fort Adams Park and have some fun with the Polynesian dancers! There will be food and music. 4:30-10pm. Newport Storm LuauFort Adams State Park Newport, RI, .
Londonderry Old Home Days
Londonderry Old Home Days includes fireworks, a parade, a 5k road race, live music, and more! Londonderry Old Home DaysDowntown Londonderry, Main St. Londonderry, NH, .
Hudson Old Home Days
In Hudson, Old Home Days brings live music, food, a petting zoo, demonstrations, contests, games, exhibits, and fireworks! Hudson Old Home DaysHills House Field, 211 Derry Road, Route 102 Hudson, NH, .
The World Quilt Show
This is 2nd largest annual quilt festival in the Boston area. Be open-minded! I went to a quilt show once and it was actually fantastic, the quilts are really works of art, not grandma checkerboards. The World Quilt ShowThe Radisson Center of New Hampshire Manchester, NH, .
Landaff 250th Birthday Celebration
Landaff is turning 250, and they’re going all out with a day full of fun activities like a pie eating contest and live music, followed by a fireworks show! Landaff 250th Birthday CelebrationDowntown Landaff Landaff, NH, .
Chichester Old Home Day Fireworks
Come for the live music, food, and fireworks on Friday night, and don’t forget to check out the Old Home Day parade on Saturday! 8:45pm. Chichester Old Home Day FireworksCarpenter Park Chichester, NH, .
Hancock Old Home Days
Hancock Has Talent, and it is ready to compete during Old Home Days! Also check out the ice cream social, children’s market, and more! Hancock Old Home DaysSeven Maples Campground Hancock, NH, .
Surry Old Home Day
Surry Old Home Day is Saturday, and you can expect a day of family fun, plus food, entertainment, and more! 2014:8am-12am. Surry Old Home DayDowntown Surry, Main St Surry, NH, .
Deerfield Old Home Day
Old Home Days in Deerfield includes a road race and toddler dance, plus face painting, horseshoes, and lots more! 7am-8:45pm. Deerfield Old Home DayDowntown Deerfield, Main St Deerfield, NH, .
Wilton Old Home Day
Wilton’s Old Home Days only comes twice a decade, and they don’t disappoint! Check out the BMX bikes, scavenger hunt, dog and human parades, and more! Wilton Old Home DayDowntown Wilton Wilton, NH, .
Pittsburg Old Home Day
Pittsburg’s Old Home Day features live music, a parade, BBQ, plenty of contests, foods, and crafts! 9am-4pm. Pittsburg Old Home Day Pittsburg, NH, .
Old Truck Meet
From rust to restros, all old trucks, including construction equipment, are welcome at this large show. There will also be food and a giant flea market on site! 7-4pm. Old Truck MeetGravel Pit, Route 31 Barrington, NH, .
Review: 4,000 Miles
Here’s a review of Amy Herzog’s funny and moving 4000 Miles, now playing at Groton Theatre in Gloucester! 2014 – matinees: 3pm, evening shows: 8pm. Review: 4,000 MilesGroton Theatre Gloucester, MA, .
Review: God Hates Musicals
God Hates Musicals comedically addresses topics and issues surrounding the Westboro Baptist Church and its former leader, Fred Phelps, in a decidedly in-your-face fashion! God Hates MusicalsTheater Lab Boston, MA, .
Story Club Boston
Come hear storytellers tell stories. Some from memory, some as readings. all from the heart. Story Club BostonMilky Way Lounge Jamaica Plain, MA, .
If You Dream
Come see stories about kids who changed the world at this welcoming venue for even the youngest theatergoers. 2pm, 4pm (matinee). If You DreamRoberts Theatre @ Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
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Finding Neverland
Here’s a live adaptation of the movie Finding Neverland. Check it out through September at the American Repertoty Theatre! Finding NeverlandAmerican Repertory Theatre Cambridge, MA, .
Review: Translations by Brian Friel
This production is an interesting look at British-Irish history and love set in Ireland. Country, identity, and love…now that’s drama. Translations by Brian FrielRoberts Theatre, Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA Boston, MA, .
Romeo and Juliet at the Arsenal
A new theater company performs a timeless classic. See Romeo and Juliet in a brand new way! Romeo and Juliet at the ArsenalBlackbox Theater Watertown, MA, .
WFT Student Performance
Find hope and redemption in this story of loss, longing and acceptance, as seen through the eyes of a young girl wise beyond her years. It’s a student performance of Helen on 86th St.! 2014:6:30pm. WFT Student PerformanceWheelock Family Theatre Boston, MA, .
Speakeasy Circus at OBERON
We’ve given the Boston Circus Guild a 5-star rating more than once! See this amazing show at OBERON. Speakeasy Circus at OBERONClub Oberon Cambridge, MA, .
GREASE – Opening Night
Grease is the word at North Shore Music Theatre! Enjoy this classic musical live on stage at this unique venue. 7:30pm. GREASE - Opening NightNorth Shore Music Theatre Beverly, MA, .
Children’s Festival and Talent Competition
This children’s festival is conveniently right when most of us are working, Monday to Friday, and includes a giant costume competition. Well, it’s free and I guess at least your kids are on vacation. Children's Festival and Talent CompetitionHampton Beach Seashell Hampton Beach, NH, .
Free Family Fun Day!
Get an introduction to Native American arts and crafts fit for children and adults alike at Free Family Fun Day! 10am-2pm. Free Family Fun Day!Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Warner, NH, .
Hudson’s Old Home Day
A four-day celebration with fireworks, carnival rides and games, hot-air balloon rides and a karaoke night. Hudson's Old Home DayHills House Field Hudson, NH, .
This Middle Eastern festival features music, henna tattoos, and ‘hookah rentals’. If that’s not enough, you get to meet Josh, the camel who climbed Mount Washington! MahrajanOur Lady of the Cedars Church Manchester, NH, .
White Mountain Boogie N’ Blues Festival (and Fireworks)
If you’re going to New Hampshire, why not go for the whole weekend and see this music fest and fireworks, too! White Mountain Boogie N' Blues Festival (and Fireworks)Pemigewasset River Valley Thornton, NH, .
Twilight Tours of Historic Portsmouth
Portsmouth is full of history, and it seems that it’s best told at twilight. The tours include storytelling and short plays! 5-8pm. Twilight Tours of Historic PortsmouthVarious Locations Portsmouth, NH, .
Dragonfly Ball
Booze it up and dance — just what you think when you think ‘Shaker Museum’. At least funds raised go to the museum! 6:30pm-10:30pm. Dragonfly BallEnfield Shaker Museum Enfield, NH, .
Liquid Planet Water Park Sci-Fi Day
Water parks are fun by themselves, but this one makes things even better by adding your favorite Star Wars and Star Trek characters! 10am-2pm. Liquid Planet Water Park Sci-Fi DayLiquid Planet Water Park Candia, NH, .
Hillsborough Living History
There aren’t many events where you can meet both George Washington AND Laura Ingalls Wilder. Tour encampments, churn butter, and enjoy historic music. Hillsborough Living HistoryVarious Locations Hillsborough, NH, .
Sutton’s Old Home Day
At Sutton’s Old Home Day, you can take a hike, enjoy a picnic lunch, and take a historical walking tour. Cool! 1-2pm. Sutton's Old Home DaySouth Sutton Village, Rt. 114 Sutton, NH, .
August Wildfire, a Fire Arts Event
This weekend is full of amazing classes, to be expected from Connecticut’s premier spinning and fire arts training camp! August Wildfire, a Fire Arts EventJ.N. Webster Scout Reservation Ashford, CT, .
An Evening with Ralph Nader
Come to this night of discussion at the Mark Twain House with Ralph Nader, moderated by Bill Curry. 7pm. An Evening with Ralph NaderLincoln Financial Auditorium at The Mark Twain House & Museum Hartford, CT, .
New Haven Jazz Festival
25 jazz performances in venues throughout New Haven. Pick your favorite and treat yourself to a great session of music. New Haven Jazz FestivalVarious Locations New Haven, CT, .
Comic fans, unite! The biggest con in Connecticut is back, with celebrities, vendors, and lots of fun people. ComiCONNWebster Bank Arena Bridgeport, CT, .
Dinosaur State Park Day
The Dinosaur State Park Day will have live animal demos. I don’t suppose they will have real dinos, right? (I hope they do). They will have live music, games, and a craft tent. 10am-3pm. Dinosaur State Park DayDinosaur State Park Rocky Hill, CT, .
Hermann’s Royal Lipizzan Stallions
Watch beautiful horses as they run, jump and do ‘Airs Above the Ground’ maneuvers. It’s outdoors, so bring your own chair. Hermann's Royal Lipizzan StallionsRoseland Cottage Woodstock, CT, .
Bridgewater Country Fair
This agricultural fair has a parade and carnival. There will be tractor and motocross shows as well. Bridgewater Country FairBridgewater Fairground Bridgewater, CT, .
Lyman Orchards Sunflower Field Maze
Did you say SUNFLOWER maze? Get me there!! It even benefits a children’s charity. Also, hot-air balloon rides on 8/9 and 8/10. Lyman Orchards Sunflower Field MazeLyman Orchards Middlefield, CT, .
Riverfront Dragon Boat and Asian Festival
Find not only multiple dragon boat races, but also martial arts displays, food, vendors and live music. Riverfront Dragon Boat and Asian FestivalMortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT, .
SoNo Arts Celebration
They have a puppet parade, which looks amazing. You’ll find live music, food and lots of art on display. SoNo Arts CelebrationVarious Locations Norwalk, CT, .
Milford Oyster Festival
Bret Michaels headlines this year’s festivities after a day of arts, crafts, harbor activities, races, and of course, Oysters! 6-9:30pm. Milford Oyster FestivalDowntown Milford Milford, CT, .
Antique Marine Engine Exposition
This festival shows off all-timey boats, full size and scale. They happen to have the largest marine engine show in the nation. Antique Marine Engine ExpositionHenry B. duPont Preservation Shipyard Mystic, CT, .
Foam Plate Glider Competition
Show your design skills and build a foam plate glider to compete against other people! Can you glide to victory? Foam Plate Glider CompetitionNew England Air Museum Windsor Locks, CT, .
Waldoboro Fire Department 175th Anniversary Celebration
175 is a pretty big birthday, and fire departments are pretty important, so it’s no surprise Waldoboro is going all out with a carnival, live music, BBQ, road race, parade, and more! Waldoboro Fire Department 175th Anniversary CelebrationVarious Locations Waldoboro, ME, .
Skowhegan State Fair
This State Fair has demolition derbies, harness racing, a safari zoo and carnival rides from Fiesta Shows, plus much more! Skowhegan State FairSkowhegan Fairgrounds Skowhegan, ME, .
Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day
Here’s a fly casting competition, with plenty of games for kids and hands-on exhibits for all, not to mention food! 9am-4pm. Outdoor Sporting Heritage DayGuides Clubhouse on Old Skiway Road, Carry Road Rangeley, ME, .
Katahdin’s 100th Birthday
This may be a birthday party for a boat, but it does have birthday cake, popcorn, and soft drinks! 8am-9pm. Katahdin's 100th BirthdayTown of Greenville Greenville, ME, .
Acadian Festival
Try your luck in the potato picking contest, or enjoy the music, art, food, and culture at this Acadian Festival. Acadian FestivalVarious Locations Madawaska, ME, .
Penobscot Bay Rendezvous
It’s not just a boat race where you see teeny tiny boats on the horizon moving so slowly it hurts. There will be social dinners and fireworks! Penobscot Bay RendezvousPenobscot Bay Camden, ME, .
Swashbucklin’ in the Sky
A huge beach party with hot-air balloon rides. There will be music, games and crafts, pirate puppets, and more! Swashbucklin' in the SkyVarious Locations Lewiston, ME, .
Cornish Fair
Here’s an agricultural country fair with all the fixing…plus helicopter rides! Wow! Cornish FairCornish Fairground Cornish, NH, .
Machias Wild Blueberry Festival
Find blueberry based food, live music, 250 craft vendors and games. There’s also a pie-eating contest and a road race. Machias Wild Blueberry FestivalCentre Street Congregational Church Machias, ME, .
Boatbuilding Challenge at Harbor Fest
This is one of the highlights of the Belfast Harbor Fest: First you carve a boat. Then you race. Boatbuilding Challenge at Harbor FestBelfast Harbor Belfast, ME, .
Portland Chamber Music Festival
This series of concerts usually features onstage commentary, which is great. The downside: It is indoors. Portland Chamber Music FestivalAbromson Community Education Center Portland, ME, .
Belfast Harbor Fest & National Boatbuilding Contest
Find live music with great bands, a 5k, a boat building contest, movies, and a Cardboard Boat Challenge! Belfast Harbor Fest & National Boatbuilding ContestBelfast Harbor Belfast, ME, .
MS Regatta Harborfest
This regatta has a boat parade, party and auction, plus lots of races. Proceeds go to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. MS Regatta HarborfestPortland Yacht Services Portland, ME, .
Italian Street Festival
This street festival has a greased pole competition, games, raffles, music, and lots of Italian food! Italian Street FestivalSt. Peter’s Church Portland, ME, .
Union Fair and Maine Wild Blueberry Festival
This agricultural fair has a fun midway with games and rides, crafts, animal pull events, harness racing, and a blueberry festival! Union Fair and Maine Wild Blueberry FestivalUnion Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Ln Union, ME, .
Fireworks in the Square
Fireworks every Thursday evening from 6/26 to 8/21! Special display for Independence Day 7/4. Enjoy! Thursdays, 9:45pm. Fireworks in the SquareNext to the pier Old Orchard Beach, ME, .
Maine Highland Games
You will find dance competitions, athletics, piping, drumming and food. Don’t forget to wear your kilt! 9am. Maine Highland GamesTopsham Fair Grounds, Route 196 on Community Way Topsham, ME, .
Oquossoc Day
This event has pet, plane and boat parades and an art and antique show. There are helicopter and boat tours too! 10am-4pm. Oquossoc DayVarious Locations Rangeley, ME, .
Orleans County Fair
You will find a sand castle competition, live music, chainsaw carving, carnival rides and a demolition derby at the Orleans County Fair. Not bad at all! Orleans County FairRoaring Brook Park Barton, VT, .
Deerfield Valley Farmers’ Day Fair
This one has a Lawnmower Rodeo, and different types of pulls. Enjoy the midway, classic car show, and fireworks! Deerfield Valley Farmers' Day FairBaker Field (Fairgrounds), Beaver Street Wilmington, VT, .
Battle of Bennington Commemorative Event
This free event will have cannon firing and drill demos, for three whole days! Don’t miss this encampment. Battle of Bennington Commemorative EventBennington Monument Bennington, VT, .
Battle Day Parade
Come to this parade, which celebrates the Battle of Bennington. Then ride the elevator to the top of the Bennington Monument Battle Day for a great view and take part in other festivities! Battle Day ParadeMain Street Bennington, VT, .
Celebrate Vermont Festival
Celebrate all things Vermont, from recreational and sporting activities to forest-inspired crafts and delicious local foods at this festival! Celebrate Vermont FestivalAll over Vermont All Over, , .
Attack on Fort Cassin
This living history encampment will let you experience the War of 1812 first hand. There will be re-enactors and many old-timey activities. Attack on Fort CassinLake Champlain Maritime Museum Vergennes, VT, .
Vermont Festival of the Arts
This festival lasts a whole month and has more than 100 quality art events. Find walks, interactive displays, music, kids activities and more! Vermont Festival of the ArtsVarious Locations Waitsfield, VT, .
Outdoor Theatre & More
 Outdoor Theatre & More – click map above to set region Mon 8/11 Tue 8/12 Wed 8/13 Thu 8/14 Fri 8/15 Sat 8/16 Sun 8/17 Mon 8/18
Salsa in the ParkBoston, MA

Mondays at 6-9pm.
Blackstone Community Center more
Free outdoor folk dancingLexington, MA

Times vary.
Various more
Sunday Parkland GamesCambridge, MA

Sundays at 3:30-6pm.
The parklands along Memorial Drive near the Weeks Footbridge more
Charles River Conservancy Parkland GamesAllston, MA

Sundays at 3:30-6pm.
Memorial Drive at JFK Street more
Jacob’s Pillow “Inside/Out” PerformancesBecket, MA

Wednesdays – Saturdays at 6:15pm.
Henry J. Leir Stage at the breathtaking Marcia and Seymour Simon Performance Space, 413-243-0745. more
Plays in the Park (for kids)Boston, MA

Fridays at 11:45am and 1:30pm.
Georges Island, 617-223-8666. more
Free outdoor folk dancingBoston, MA

Tuesdays at 7-9:30pm.
Copley Square more
Fort Independence Twilight Skyline ViewingBoston, MA

Thursdays 7pm-dusk.
Castle Island, 781-575-0354. more
Waterfront Performing Arts SeriesBoston, MA

Tuesdays at 6-9:30pm.
Christopher Columbus Park, 105 Atlantic Ave, 617-635-3911. more
Concord Community PlayersConcord, MA

Monday – Thursday:8:30am to 3:30pm daily Friday: 8:30am through show time!
The Players’ Studio on Josiah Bartlett Road more
Theater on the Green & Family Concerts @ ReadingReading, MA

Kids theatre Wed, 3-4pm.
Bandstand at Memorial Park, 781-942-9075. more
OrpheusNewburyport, MA

2014:Sat, Sun 4pm.
Maudslay State Park, Curzon Mill Rd., 978-465-2572. more
Worcester Shakespeare FestivalWorcester, MA

Thurs-Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm.
Memorical Grove Amphitheatre, Green Hill Park more
Shakespeare Under the StarsAmherst, MA

7pm; except Aug 17 at 2pm.
The Renaissance Center, 650 East Pleasant St more
Shakespeare in the ParkWesterly, RI

Tuesdays to Sundays at 8:00 pm until August 17th.
Wilcox Park, 401-596-7909. more
Prescott Park Arts FestivalPortsmouth, NH

Prescot Park, Marcy St at Mechanic St, 603-436-2848. more
Momentum Theatre TroupeNew London, NH

Town Commons more
Fireworks at Ocean Beach ParkNew London, CT

various times.
Ocean Beach Park Classic Car Cruise NightNew London, CT

Mondays at 6pm.
Ocean Beach Park more
Elm Shakespeare’s PericlesNew Haven, CT

Tuesday -Sunday at 8pm. Suggested donation.
Edgerton Park, 75 Cliff Street more
Fireworks In The SquareOld Orchard Beach, ME

Thursdays at 9:45pm approx.
The Pier, 2 Old Orchard St more
Momentum Theatre TroupeWoodstock, VT

United Universalist Church more
ShahrazadAshfield, MA

Weds – Sun, 8pm, rain or shine ; performances: 7/18 -8/24.
Double Edge Theatre, 948 Conway Road, 413-628-0277. more
Outdoor Movies
 Outdoor Movies – click map above to set region Mon 8/11 Tue 8/12 Wed 8/13 Thu 8/14 Fri 8/15 Sat 8/16 Sun 8/17 Mon 8/18
Screen on the GreenCambridge, MA

Wednesdays at 7pm.
Various parks, 617-349-6200. more
WBZ Free Friday FlicksBoston, MA

Fridays at various times.
Various Locations, 617-787-7200. more
Summer in the City at the Boston Harbor HotelBoston, MA

Fridays at various times.
70 Rowes Wharf, 617-439-7000. more more
Movie Nights at the BeachRevere, MA

Thursdays (except 6/27), movies at dusk.
Revere Beach, 781-286-8190. more
Movies in the ParksBoston, MA

Sundays at dusk.
Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, 718-639-6002. more
Magic 106.7 Family Film FestivalBoston, MA

Saturdays ; no time listed yet.
South garden at the Prudential Center more
SomerMovie FeastSomerville, MA

Thursdays at just after sunset.
Seven Hills Park, 617-666-3311. more
Family Movie ManiaWoburn, MA

Tuesdays at dusk.
Library Park more
Christopher Columbus Park Sunday Night MoviesBoston, MA

Sundays at dusk.
Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, 718-639-6002. more
Winthrop Movies in the ParkWinthrop, MA

various times.
Ingleside Park, 617-846-8243. more
Family Night & Outdoor MovieWoburn, MA

Tuesdays at Dusk.
Library Park more
Mayor Walsh’s Movie NightBoston, MA

Various days at 7:45pm.
Various parks, 617-635-4505. more
Summer in the City MoviesCambridge, MA

Thursdays at 7pm.
Various more
Free Movie Nights – MelroseMelrose, MA

Wednesdays at 6pm. Oh wait, it’s free but indoors.
Melrose Memorial Hall more
Arlington Movie or Astronomy NightArlington, MA

Saturdays at 9pm.
Robbins Farm Park more
Summer in the HighlandsNewton Highlands, MA

Fridays and Sundays; various times.
Movies in the ParkWinthrop, MA

Saturdays at dusk.
Ingleside Park, 617-846-8243. more
Screen on the GreenCambridge, MA

Wednesdays at 7pm.
various locations more
Summer Concerts on the CommonNorwood, MA

Sundays at 7-9pm.
Town Common more
Movies at Lynch ParkBeverly, MA

Sundays (except 8/9); various time.
Lynch Park more
Waterfront Movie SeriesNewburyport, MA

Wednesdays at 8pm.
Weymouth Summer Outdoor MoviesWeymouth, MA

Thursdays at 8pm.
Ralph Talbot Amphitheatre next to Town Hall, 781-682-6124. more
Movies at Hingham ShipyardHingham, MA

Thursday Nights at Dusk.
Hingham Shipyard more
Movies in the ParkMarion, MA

Wednesdays ; times vary between 7:45 and 8:45.
Island Wharf more
Barnyard Movie NightMarthas Vinyard, MA

Thursdays at 8:30pm.
Farm Institute more
Easthampton Arts in the ParkEasthampton, MA

Fridays (except 7/19) at 6:30-8pm.
Millside Park, 2 Ferry St, (413) 529-1440. more
Summer Movies SeriesGreenfield, MA

Saturdays; Time:TBD.
The Energy Park more
Movies in the ParkGardner, MA

Fridays at 8pm.
Monument park, 978-632-1900. more
Movies on the BlockProvidence, RI

Thursdays at 7:30pm.
Westminster St at Union St more
Movies on the beachWesterly, RI

Tuesdays at 8:30pm.
Atlantic Beach Park, 401-596-7761 or 401-348-2597. more
Movie Nights at Marina ParkSouth Kingstown, RI

Fridays at 8:15pm.
Marina Park more
Movies on the GreenNorth Conway, NH

Tuesdays at various times.
Settlers Green Outlet, Rt 16, 603-356-7031 x10. more
Monday Night Movies on the BeachHampton Beach, NH

Mondays at dusk.
near the playground more
Beach Blanket Movie at SunsetNew London, CT

Summer Outdoor MoviesNorwalk, CT

Saturdays at 6pm.
Shady Beach more
Family Movie and Picnic NightsGreenwich, CT

Mondays (picnic: 6:30pm; movie: 7:45pm).
Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center, 203-622-7814, 203-622-6472. more
Beach Blanket Movie NightsNew London, CT

Tuesday nights; not free.
Hygenic Art Park, 79 Bank St, 860-443-8001. more more
Friday FlixNew Haven, CT

Fridays at 2-3:30pm.
, 203-946-6768. more
Ben & Jerry’s Summer Movie FestivalWaterbury, VT

1281 Waterbury-Stowe Rd, 802-862-9620. more
Splash TheaterKillington, VT

Wednesdays at 7pm.
Johnson Recreation Center Pool more
Cornfield Mazes
 Cornfield Mazes (Day/Night/Both) – click map above to set region Tue 8/12 Wed 8/13 Thu 8/14 Fri 8/15 Sat 8/16 Sun 8/17 Mon 8/18 Tue 8/19
Fort Hill Farms Corn Maze AdventureThompson, CT

860-923-3439, 8/9. more more
Beech Hill Farm & Ice Cream StandHopkinton, NH

603-223-0828, 8/1. more
West End Creamery Corn MazeWhitinsville, MA

508-234-2022, 7/11. more
Davis MegaMazeSterling, MA

978-422-8888, 8/14. more
Corn Maze at Hanson’s FarmFramingham, MA

508.877.3058, 7/1. more
Lyman Orchards Sunflower MazeMiddlefield, CT

860-349-6015, 8/2. more

Boston’s concert season is rocking this year! Some of the concerts in Boston you can get tickets to online include John Legend at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Fleetwood Mac, teen superstar Justin Bieber and even Tom Petty at Fenway Park. Boston seems to always have lots of events going on, even stuff for the kids like Disney on Ice Frozen at the Fleet Center.

Outdoor Music
 Outdoor Music – click map above to set region Mon 8/11 Tue 8/12 Wed 8/13 Thu 8/14 Fri 8/15 Sat 8/16 Sun 8/17 Mon 8/18
Downtown Boston Brass strolling musiciansBoston, MA

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12nn-2pm.
Downtown Crossing more more
Club Passim Summer Concert SeriesCambridge, MA

Thursdays at 1pm.
47 Palmer St. more
WODS Summer Concert SeriesBoston, MA

TBA for MAY.
Hatch Shell, Esplanade more
Summer Music Series in Norman Leventhal ParkBoston, MA

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12nn-2pm.
Post Office Square, 617-482-2139. more
Kendall Square Concert SeriesCambridge, MA

North Plaza, 300 Athenaeum Street, 617 577-7354. more
Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public LibraryBoston, MA

Wednesdays at 6pm & Fridays at 12:30pm.
Central Library in Copley Square, 617-536-5400. more
Summer in the City Entertainment at Boston Harbor HotelBoston, MA

Rowes Wharf, Boston Harbor Hotel more
Boston Harbor Island Jazz SundaysBoston, MA

Spectacle Island, 617-223-8108. more
Berklee Jazz on Spectacle IslandBoston, MA

Spectacle Island, 617-223-8108. more
Summer Concerts at The Greenway SessionsBoston, MA

Fridays at 6pm.
Various locations more
MFA Concerts in the CourtyardBoston, MA

Museum of Fine Arts, 617-369-3189. more
Heritage Festivals / Dancing in the ParkNewton, MA

Sundays at 6:30pm (HF); Wednesdays at 7pm (DP).
Various more
Medford Family Network’s Wrights Pond Family ConcertsMedford, MA

Tuesdays at 5:30pm.
Wright’s Pond more
Wright’s Pond Family ConcertsMedford, MA

Tuesdays at 5:30pm.
Wright’s Pond more
Wright’s Pond Family ConcertsMedford, MA

Tuesdays at 5:30pm.
Wright’s Pond more
Summer Concert Series at CantonCanton, MA

Wednesdays at 6:30pm.
Canton High School, 781-821-5030. more
Brookline Summer Concert SeriesBrookline, MA

Wednesdays at 6pm.
Emerson Park more
Tito Puente Latin Music SeriesBoston, MA

Thusdays at 7pm.
Various locations more
Sunday Concert Series at RevereRevere, MA

Sundays at 6pm.
American Legion lawn, 281 Broadway more
Sounds of the Garden Summer Concert SeriesBoston, MA

2014:Thursdays (except 7/11) at 6pm.
Various Locations, 617-542-7696. more more
Landmarks Orchestra Summer ConcertsBoston, MA

At the Hatch Shell more
Arts on the Arcade Concert SeriesBoston, MA

Fridays in July and August; 11am.
Samuel Adams Park, Faneuil Hall more
Dorothy Curran Concert SeriesBoston, MA

Wednesdays at 7pm.
City Hall Plaza more more
Hopkinton Concerts on the CommonHopkinton, MA

Sundays at 5-7pm.
Town Common more
Summer Concerts on the Common, NorwoodNorwood, MA

2014:Sundays at 7pm.
Town Common, Washington St & Nahatan St more
Lexington Bicentennial Band Summer Concert SeriesLexington, MA

Hastings Park Bandstand, Worthen Road at Old Mass Ave, 781-862-0500 x707. more
Concerts on the CommonFitchburg, MA

Thursdays at 7:30pm ; no performance on 7/24.
Upper Common more
Art in the Parks, NeedhamNeedham, MA

Thursdays at 7pm.
Memorial Park, 781-455-7521. more
Summer Concert SeriesLexington, MA

Fridays at 6:30pm to dusk.
Lexington Visitors Center, 1875 Massachusetts Ave., 781-862-2480-. more
Outdoor Concert at the Sampas PavillionLowell, MA

Mondays 7pm.
Sampas Pavilion more
Summer Concerts on the Common at BillericaBillerica, MA

Tuesdays at 7pm.
Town Common, 978-671-0921. more
Summer Band Concerts & Children’s ShowsNorth Andover, MA

Sundays at 6pm.
Town Common more
Music In Masconomo Park Summer Concert SeriesManchester, MA

2014:Tuesdays at 6-8pm.
Masconomo Park more
Lowell Summer Music SeriesLowell, MA

7:30pm (except 7/25 – 7/27 at various times; 9/6 at 10am).
Boarding House Park more
Summer Beach ConcertsLynn, MA

Thursdays (except 7/26) ; 6-8pm except 7/3: 7-9pm.
Red Rock Park on the beach at Lynn Shore Drive. more
Topsfield Concerts on the CommonTopsfield, MA

Sundays 4-6pm.
Town Common more
Summer Concert Series at DanversDanvers, MA

Danvers Rotary Pavilion, 978-777-0001 x3094. more
North Reading Concert/BBQ SeriesNorth Reading, MA

Wednesdays at 5-8pm.
Ipswich River Park more
Castle Hill Summer Picnic ConcertsIpswich, MA

Castle Hill, 978-356-4351 x4015. more
Summer Concert Series at PeabodySalem, MA

15 Peabody Street more
Gloucester Block PartyGloucester, MA

Saturdays at 6pm.
Main Street, from Pleasant to Washington, Email: more
Summer Concert Series at Soule HomesteadMiddleboro, MA

Saturdays at 6pm.
46 Soule Street more
The Summer of BrewsterPlymouth, MA

Saturdays at 6pm.
Hedge House Lawn more
Acoustic Nights Concert SeriesPlymouth, MA

no time listed.
Hedge House Lawn more
Summer Concert Series at DartmouthDartmouth, MA

Apponagansett Park more
Foxboro Jaycees ConcertsFoxboro, MA

Thursdays, except 6/11; 7-9pm.
Foxboro Common more
Westport Rivers Winery Concert SeriesWestport, MA

417 Hixbridge Rd, 508-636-3423. more
Musical Mondays at FeatherstoneMartha’s Vinyard, MA

Mondays at 6:30pm.
Featherstone more
Concerts on the Common at MansfieldMansfield, MA

Wednesdays at 7pm.
South Common more
Grille on the HillWorcester, MA

Thursday at 6 – 8pm.
Worcester Common, 508-799-1400 x3. more
Sterling Summer ConcertsSterling, MA

Mondays and Wednesdays at 6-8pm.
Memorial Park more
Alternatives’ Summer Concert SeriesWhitinsville, MA

Thursdays at 6-8pm.
Alternatives’ Whitin Mill Plaza, 50 Douglas Road, 508-266-6502. more
Musical Moments In Amelia’s GardenWestfield, MA

Tuesdays at 6:30pm.
21 South Broad Street more
Easthampton Arts in the ParkEasthampton, MA

Fridays 6:30-8pm.
Millside Park, 2 Ferry St more
Concerts at the ClarkWilliamstown, MA

Tuesdays at 6pm (except 8/3, Sunday at 2pm).
225 South St., 413-458-2303. more
Look Park ConcertsFlorence, MA

2014:Tuesdays at 10am.
Pines Theater, Look Park, 413-584-5457. more
Summer of Love ConcertsOnset, MA

Wednesdays at 6:30pm.
Onset Bandshell more more
Summer Concert Series – OstervilleOsterville, MA

Thursdays at 6-7pm.
Library Lawn more
Concerts in the Park at Buzzards BayBuzzards Bay, MA

Thursdays at 6:30-8:30pm.
Buzzards Bay Park at the Gazebo more
Concerts in the ParksGardner, MA

Saturdays at 6pm.
Monument Park more
Library Summer Concert SeriesProvidence, RI

Starts July 8th.
Knight Memorial Library, 275 Elmwood Avenue, 401-467-2700. more
Newport Music SeriesNewport, RI

Different times, venues and $.
North Kingstown Concert SeriesNorth Kingstown, RI

Tuesdays 7pm.
Various more more
Family Night Concert SeriesNewport, RI

Tuesdays at 6pm.
Easton’s Beach, 401-845-5810. more
Free Sunday Summer Concert SeriesSouth Kingstown, RI

2014:Sundays 6-7:30pm.
Village Green more
Summer Concerts at the GazeboNarragansett, RI

Fridays at 6pm.
Gazebo more
Summer Concert SeriesJamestown, RI

Sundays at 6:30-8pm.
Memorial Square, 401-423-7260. more
Conventry Summer Night Concert SeriesCoventry, RI

Sundays at 6pm.
Paine Field, 1277 Main St more
City Hall Concert SeriesPawtucket, RI

Sundays at 6pm.
City Hall Ampitheatre more
Blues on the Beach & Monday Night JamsWesterly, RI

Wenesdays & Mondays at 6pm.
Westerly Town Beach, 365 Atlantic Avenue more
Summer Concert Series at Warwick, RIWarwick, RI

Wednesdays (except 8/2) at 6:30-8pm.
Various parks, 401-738-2000 x6504. more
Slater Park Concert SeriesPawtucket, RI

Slater Park more
Waterville Concert SeriesWaterville Valley, NH

Various times.
Various more
Merrimack Concert AssociationMerrimack, NH

Wednesdays at 6:30-8:30pm except 7/3.
Abbie Griffin Park Bandstand more div>
Haddad Bandstand Concerts on Sargent CommonNew London, NH

No time listed.
Whipple Memorial Town Hall, 603-526-4821. more
Concert Series on the GreenAmherst, NH

Tuesdays at 7pm.
Village Green more
Henniker Summer Concert SeriesHenniker, NH

2014:Every Tuesday night at 7pm with a BONUS concert on THURSDAY JULY 17th AT 7:30pm.
Bandstand, Community Park, Main St. more
Saint-Gaudens Summer Concert SeriesCornish, NH

Sundays at 2pm.
Little Studio, Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site more
New Boston CONCERT on the CommonGoffstown, NH

Tuesdays at 6-8pm.
Canobie Talent Search at Canobie Lake ParkSalem, NH

no time listed.
Canobie Lake Park, 603.893.3506. more
Bandstand ConcertsHampton Falls, NH

Wednesdays (except 9/1) at various times.
Town Common more more more
River House Restaurant Concert SeriesPortsmouth, NH

Prescot Park, Marcy St at Mechanic St, 603-436-2848. more
Friends of Stark Park Concert SeriesManchester, NH

Sundays 2-4pm.
Mondays on Lebanon CommonLebanon, NH

Mondays at 7pm.
Colburn Park more
The Summer Music Series at The Governor’s InnRochester, NH

various times.
Rochester Common, 603-332-4120. more
Sounds on the Souhegan Summer Concert SeriesMilford, NH

Wednesdays at 7-8:30pm.
Emerson Park more
Savina Hartwell Memorial Free Summer ConcertTilton, NH

Sundays at 6-8:30pm.
Tilton lsland Park, 603-286-3000. more
Cochecho Arts FestivalDover, NH

various times.
Henry Law Park more more
Sea Shell Stage at Hampton BeachHampton Beach, NH

Everyday at 7pm.
Field of Dreams ConcertsSalem, NH

Thursdays at 6:30pm & Saturdays at 2pm.
Field of Dreams more
Arts Jubilee at Cranmore ResortNorth Conway, NH

Thursdays at various times.
Cranmore Ski Resort more
Ocean Beach Park Music SeriesNew London, CT

Variety of cruise nights, magic, live music.
Ocean Beach Park more
Music on the GreenSouthington, CT

Wednesdays at 7-9pm.
Downtown Southington more
Summer Concerts at IvesDanbury, CT

various times.
Ives Concert Park, 43 Lake Avenue Extension more
Summer Concerts at the Sherman Green GazeboFairfield, CT

various times.
Sherman Green Gazebo more
Music Under the StarsNorth Haven, CT

Tuesdays at 7pm.
North Haven Town Green, 203-331-4120. more
West Haven Summer ConcertsWest Haven, CT

Fridays 7-9pm.
Old Grove Park / West Haven Green more
Cocktails with the WhalesMystic, CT

55 Coogan Blvd, 860-572-5955 ext- 520. more
City Center Concerts on the GreenDanbury, CT

No time listed.
CityCenter more
Manchster Bandshell SeriesManchester, CT

Music Under the StarsNorth Haven, CT

Tuesdays at 7pm.
Town Green more
Summer Concerts at TrumbullTrumbull, CT

Tuesdays at 7pm.
Town Hall Gazebo more
Summer Concert Series at TorringtonTorrington, CT

Tuesdays and Fridays at 7pm except for 8/16 (Saturday).
Coe Memorial Park, Civic Center, 860-489-2274. more
Summer SoundWaves Concert SeriesGroton, CT

Thursday at 6 – 8pm.
Esker Point Beach more
Summer Concerts in the Park at Simsbury, CTSimsbury, CT

various times.
Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center on Ironhorse Boulevard more more
Summer Concert Series at ThomastonThomaston, CT

Mondays at 7pm.
Seth Thomas Park, South Main St more more
Norwalk Parks Concert ScheduleNorwalk, CT

Fridays at 7pm.
Calf Pasture Beach, 203-854-7806. more
Branford Jazz on the Green SeriesBranford, CT

Thursdays at 6:30pm.
Branford Town Green more
Summer Music FestivalNew Britain, CT

Walnut Hill Park, Darius Miller Memorial Band Shell more
Levitt PavilionWestport, CT

40 Jesup Road more
Summer Concert Series at BristolBristol, CT

Tuesdays at 7-8:30pm.
Rockwell Park more
Twilight Concert SeriesNew Haven, CT

Tuesdays at Various times.
NMS Park of the Arts, 100 Audubon St more
Summer Music SundaysMystic, CT

Sundays at 5pm.
Twilight TunesWallingford, CT

Wednesday at 7-9pm.
Wallingford Parade Grounds more
Concert on the Green at Windsor, CTWindsor, CT

Thursdays at 7-9pm.
Town Green more
Guilford Savings Bank Concert SeriesClinton, CT

Thursdays at 6:30-8pm.
Pierson School, Route 1., (860) 669-3889. more
New Haven Jazz FestivalNew Haven, CT

8/15-8/16 various times.
New Haven Green, more
Kennebunk Weekly Concerts in the ParkKennebunk, ME

Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm.
Lafayette Park, Storer St. more
Summer Concerts at Norcross PointWinthrop, ME

no time listed yet.
Off Bowdoin/Memorial more
Summer Concert Series at Wells Harbor ParkWells, ME

Saturdays at 6:30pm.
Wells Harbor Park more
Poland Spring Annual Summer Concert SeriesPoland Spring, ME

Mondays (except 8/26) at 7pm.
37 Preservation Way more
Mill Creek Park Summer ConcertsSouth Portland, ME

Wednesdays at 6:30pm.
Mill Creek Park, 207-767-7650. more
Summer in the Parks ConcertsPortland, ME

Wed.: Western Prom Park & Thurs.: Deering Oaks Park & Fort Sumner Park ; various times.
Western Prom Park (mostly) more
L.L. Bean Summer in the Park Concert SeriesFreeport, ME

Saturdays (except 7/4) at 7:30pm.
Discovery Park more
Summer Bandstand Concert SeriesBethel, ME

Bethel Common more
Enosburgh Town Band TuesdaysEnosburgh, VT

Tuesdays at 7:30-8:30pm.
Lincoln park more
Island Pond’s Friday Night LiveIsland Pond, VT

Pavilion Park more