It’s Friday, 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 Dedham.
When/Where: Sunday, August 19 starting at 10 a.m. on 626 High St.
Why Go?: Another shot at this weekly gathering of the best local vendors in the area. Crafts, artisans, food, music and more.
Price: Varies depending on item(s).
When/Where: Friday, August 17 at 8 p.m. Paradise Cafe
Why Go?: Susan is "A smart writer with a warm voice that can send chills down your spine." - Marilyn Rea Beyer, WUMB Folk Radio, 91.9 FM Boston
Dark but catchy folk/popsters Austin and Elliott consists of singer/songwriters Chris Elliott (vocals, guitar) and Lisa Austin (vocals, guitar, percussion, bass, and 6-string banjo). They deliver striking harmonies, memorable melodies, and thought-provoking lyrics.
When/Where: Saturday, August 18 at 1:00 p.m., A.C. Moore, 346 Providence Highway, Dedham
Why Go?: Come in for a Duck Tape Laptop Demonstration, where you can learn how to jazz up your laptop desk.
When/Where: Sunday, August 19 at 4:00 p.m., Patriot Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxborough, MA
Why Go?:Patriot Place is presenting some amazing talent this year to bring music to the plaza while you shop, dine and enjoy. Local talent is given the stage and will be showcasing the music you know and love. We are offering a variety of music styles such as contemporary and alternative rock, jazz, blues, country, folk and 60's progressive to name a few. So, come out to the North Marketplace and experience the "Sounds of Summer" at Patriot Place!
When/Where: Sunday, August 19 at 2:00p.m., The Dedham Community House, 671 High Street, Dedham
Why Go?: This class for Karate beginners is open to all from the age of 7 to senior citizens. Sensie John Morash is the instructor for this class.