It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do this weekend. Lexington Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities you'll want to take part in this weekend in Lexington and beyond.
Where/When: , 59 Worthen Rd, Lexington; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28
Why Go: The past year's tremendous string of natural disasters has left our nation’s blood supply critically low. is hosting a community blood drive for the American Red Cross.
2. Jazz Cafe/Art Gallery Reception
Where/When: , 59 Worthen Road, Lexington/ 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28
Why Go: The Limina, Finn and Hewett jazz/funk trio are putting on a free performance celebrating the opening of a new gallery at Grace.
Where/When: ., 754 Marrett Rd, Lexington; 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28
Why Go: The Chinese American Association of Lexington (CAAL) is sponsoring their bi-annual Chinese New Year Banquet. In addition to a wide selection of delicious Chinese dinner entrees and desserts, CAAL has arranged for an entertaining array of cultural performances.
Pricing: $20, but no tickets sold at the door, so if you're looking for tickets, call 781-652-0390 to follow up.
Where/When: , 1727 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington; 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28
Why Go: The David Moore Trio brings British Invasion classics, U.S. pop/rock and blues standards to Nourish tonight.
Pricing: Free to listen before your order
Where/When: 1912 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington; 3 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 29
Why Go: This year’s Festival features choirs from 12 area churches and temples with over 200 singers participating. According to an event description, participating this year are choirs from , , , , , , , , h, , , and .