ONE: Voices of Hope is gearing up for another spectacular day of golf at the beautiful Hillview Golf Course this Friday in North Reading. The event will include a 4-person scramble, barbecue lunch and awards reception. Proceeds from this tournament benefit cancer research at The Henri and Belinda Termeer Center at the Mass General Cancer Center.
TWO: Grateful Dead cover band Dark Star Orchestra will be performing at the Ballroom Casino this Friday at 8 p.m.
THREE: The Hearing Room will be featuring the Brickhouse Music Series this Friday starting at 8 p.m. The event brings in acts of all types, including solo acoustic, electronic experimental, full rock bands and more.
FOUR: Tour sensational kitchens showcasing craftsmanship and design at the 19th Annual Newburyport Kitchen Tour & Tasting, Saturday, July 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy this one-of-a-kind exploration of historic and charming homes, featuring a variety of complimentary tastings from exceptional restaurants, chefs, brewmasters and bakers to provide a “taste” of all that Newburyport has to offer.
FIVE: Join Cobblestones of Lowell for a weekend of music and fun with three nights of live music following the 33rd Folk Festival (we didn’t have to remind you that THAT great event is happening, did we?) From July 27 to 29, enjoy the post-fest with a variety of musical acts as well as plenty of food and drinks. Hot beats. Hot coals. Hot nights.
SIX: Award-winning vocalist, performer and composer Morgan Minsk will be returning to the Coffee and Cotton stage this Saturday from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Look no further for a night of inspiring and captivating folk music.
SEVEN: The largest part of Pentucket’s Tape Art Festival, Pageant Picnic Day, will take place on July 27 from 1 to 4 p.m. Participants can engage in games, art demonstrations and more.
EIGHT: This Sunday, visit Newburyport’s Waterfront Park for their Yankee Homecoming Waterfront Concert Series. Bring a blanket, chair, and picnic supper, or patronize local vendors and enjoy the entertainment on the beautiful waterfront.
Winner of New Hampshire Fisher Cats tickets:
Congratulations to Michael Nichols who won 2 tickets to see the New Hampshire Fisher Cats take on the Reading Fightin Phils at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium this Friday, July 26th – courtesy of Merrimack Valley Magazine!
MORE FUN & FOOD AROUND THE VALLEY
23nd Annual “Show of Dreams”
British Cars of New Hampshire will return for the 22nd annual “Show of Dreams” to benefit the High Hopes Foundation of New Hampshire and the New Hampshire Food Bank.
Hudson, N.H. | BCNH.org
2nd Annual Red Heat Tavern and Burtons Grill & Bar MDA Golf Classic
This year’s tournament will be held at the Butter Brook Golf Club. Enjoy delicious foods, raffles and, of course, 18-hole golf.
Westford, Mass. | RedHeatTavern.com
Pink Floyd cover band Brit Floyd will be playing at the Casino Ballroom.
Hampton, N.H. | CasinoBallroom.com