It’s Thursday, so here are some ideas on a few fun things to do this weekend. Check our picks for the activities to hit and places to explore. Here's what's happening in and around Concord.
Tom Yates and the Workingman's Band
When/Where: Friday, Oct. 7 at 8 p.m. at the Colonial Inn.
Why Go: Hear the classic songs of the Woodstock Generation in this live performance.
Arlington International Film Festival
When/Where: The Regent Theatre, Medford Street, Arlington, on Friday, Oct. 7, Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, Oct. 9.
Why Go: Screen international films from countries all over the world, including Armenia, Afghanistan, Nepal, and Sweden at this festival.
Doing Nothing/Nothing Doing
When/Where: All this weekend, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Concord Art Association on Lexington Road.
Why Go: See this beautiful exhibit of watercolors and silkscreens by artist Kostman.
Armagh Coffee House
When/Where: Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Holy Family Parish on Church Street in Concord, at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: Hear New England's own singer/songwriter Barbara Phaneuf.
Sarah Brannen and The Pig Scramble
When/Where: The Concord Bookshop, Sunday, Oct. 9 at 3 p.m.
Why Go: Meet writer and artist Sarah Brannen, illustrator of the new picture book "The Pig Scramble."