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: , 1875 Massachusetts Ave; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, July 20
Why/Go: Week two of the Lexington Chamber of Commerce's annual . This week's performer is Ben Rudnick and Friends.
Where/When: , 1727 Massachusetts Ave.; 8 p.m., Friday, July 20
Why Go: The Biscuit Rollers come to town as the latest performers in nourish restaurant's regular .
Pricing: Free until you order
Where/When: , 130 Waltham St.; Saturday, July 21 through Aug. 11; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays though Saturdays, 12 to 4 p.m. on Sundays
Why Go: It's opening day for the Lexington Arts and Crafts Society's eighth annual summer market, featuring works from more than 40 artists from the LACS guilds. Featured items change weekly so there is always something new to see, and artists are on hand to discuss their work and what it means to be part of this society of artisans.
4. Blueberry Pancake Breakfast & Pie Eating Contest
Where/When: , 11 Wheeler Road, Concord; 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, July 21
Why Go: Because there's a menu of pancakes made with fresh, local blueberries and served with Massachusetts-made maple syrup, with bacon/sausage on the side and juice and milk or coffee. Also, there's music from the Yankee Stompers.
Pricing: $7.50 for adults; $4.50 for kids younger than 10
Where/When: , 133 Jason St, Arlington; 5 p.m., Sunday, July 22
Why Go: This 12th annual Shakespeare in the Park production by the Arlington Children's Theatre is presented by the Arlington Center for the Arts, and co-sponsored by the Friends of Menotomy Rocks Park and the Friends of Robbins Farm Park. Locals of all ages can enjoy this Shakespearean comedy with a picnic dinner.