Somerville Open Studios and public art at MIT; the MASSDestruction Robot Competition; Taza Chocolates’ Cinco de Mayo Block Party or Harvard Pow Wow; Black Market art/flea/record/artisan market or Club Passim Benefit CD and Vinyl Sale; and 33rd Annual Mayfair.
Rock ’n’ Roll Rumble Finals; “Love & Gravity” acrobatic storytelling; Community Sculpture Race and Exhibition; Ninth Annual Bookish Ball and Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration; and the “Dimensions of Doctor Who” science event.
The Resistance meets Tuesday in Somerville’s Davis Square in the form of a party for The Technoskeptic, an online magazine of screeds and analyses urging better, more conscientious decision-making about adopting innovations.
Looney Tunes Review; “Searching for Signal” multimedia theater and “Rabbit” immersive theater; the 5.4 Million and Counting Stitch-In; and Mapapalooza!
Friday After Thanksgiving (F.A.T.) Chain Reaction Event; “Arabian Nights”; Charles Hotel tree lighting; Post-Thanksgiving Throwdown rock show; and Scharpling & Wurster live.
The full-body virtual reality experience called “Birdly” is coming to Kendall Square’s Le Laboratoire Cambridge for three days next month – probably not long enough to satisfy all those who’ve wanted to soar over a city, held aloft by nothing but their own wings.
Harold Pinter and Samuel Beckett double bill of one-act plays; “Who Would Be King” original theater experience; Chorus pro Musica’s “With Strings Attached” concert; Third Annual Inman Square Harvest Hoedown; and Girls Day @ the MIT Museum.
The city’s Community Development Department is accepting applications to its 2015-16 Entrepreneurship Assistance Program.
Approximately 100 self-proclaimed nerds-turned-activists marched across the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus last week to call on President L. Rafael Reif and the MIT Corp. to divest its endowment from fossil fuels.
Tenth annual Honk! Festival of Activist Street Bands; Loop 2.4.3’s “Time-Machine_music” record release show; Space Park! Pop-Up Solar System Playground; Harvard Square’s 37th Annual Oktoberfest; and the This Is East Festival.