1. St. John of Damascus Church Bazaar
Where/When: Saint John of Damascus Orthodux Church, 300 West St. in Dedham/ Friday, Nov. 2 at 12 p.m.
Why Go: Join St. John’s for a weekend of culinary delights, great bazaar shopping, children’s crafts, and more! The Bazaar truly has something for everyone to enjoy! A highlight is the authentic Middle Eastern Cuisine, such as Rolled Grape Leaves, Kibbee, Shish Kebab, Sfeeha and more. Takeout is available. Events include a Live Auction at 2PM on Saturday and a Silent Auction, Friday and Saturday, with bidding ending after live auction on Saturday. The bazaar also features Middle Eastern and American pastries, Almost new boutique, Christmas crafts, White elephant table, Gift baskets, Money raffles, and more…
2. Open Mic Night
Where/When: Band Gig School of Music, 66 Eastern Ave. in Dedham./ Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: Come see their students and teachers perform all while enjoying the best of local artists.
3. Thanksgiving Menu Sampling
Where/When: Whole Foods Market, 300 Legacy Pl. in Dedham./ Saturday, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m.
Why Go: From cornbread and sausage stuffing to mashed sweet potatoes with maple bourbon butter your Thanksgiving meal will be so good your guests won’t want to leave (sorry about that)! Here are your traditional favorites, as well as new dishes, all created by our expert chefs and made with only the highest quality ingredients, naturally.
Where/When: First Church and Parish, 670 High St. in Dedham./ Saturday, Nov. 3 from 12 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Why Go: This will be your last chance to photograph ALL 15 rabbits. And you'll also get to enjoy activities, crafts, meet the artists, buy souvenirs, and get a chance to win Bengal Bunny!
5. Friends of Endicott Estate Vendor Fair
Where/When: The Endicott Estate, 656 East St. in Dedham./ Sunday, Nov. 4 at 11 a.m.
Why Go: Come start your Christmas shopping and purchase items from crafters and vendors