Mike Connolly launches his campaign for the City Council at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lilypad, 1353 Cambridge St., Inman Square.
Out of the Blue Back to School rock music fest; Campfire. Festival of Americana and folk; 24-Hour ChoreoFest dance concert; Heist Night! movie marathon; “Long Weekend”: A night of poetry; and Bread & Puppet Theater’s “The Overtakelessness Circus.”
Small bottles of liquor must soon be kept on or behind a liquor store counter in a case to “reduce the possibility of underage sales,” but neither neighbors, liquor store owners nor some public officials can identify such a problem where alcohol is sold.
Student Marketplace and Makerspace Open House; ArtBeat 2015: “Loops” arts festival; Summer Radio Mystery Theatre’s “Night of the Super Sleuths” show; “Spellbound Comics #1” release party; and “Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry.”
A night of psychedelic blues; the seventh Dance for World Community Festival; the fourth Somerville Squeezebox Slam; Sam Amidon and Maeve Gilchrist perform folk on the fringe; and a Bizarro Ball of burlesque and more.
A singer-songwriter from Portland, Ore., and country duo from Providence perform Wednesday for lumbersexual groupies and fans of good old country duets.
City councillor Leland Cheung announced the kickoff for his campaign for a fourth term would be at 10 a.m. June 6.
Soy- and rice-based ice cream replacements sound like what you eat when dietary restrictions mean you can’t eat ice cream. Banana-based ice cream just sounds awesome.
Usually evenings with The Baffler – the Cambridge-based journal of long-form thinkpieces – include readings or presentations based around the latest issue’s essays. This time, editor-in-chief John Summers just wants people to come by and join the conversation.
Somerville police are hoping to identify an armed robber with the public’s help. The crime took place Monday near Inman Square.