Weekend Planner: Music Trivia, an Elementary School Carnival and Kids Movie Night
Suggestions for things to on Friday and this weekend.
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
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 to hit and new bars/restaurants/shops to explore.
Where/when: Woburn Sons of Italy, 168 Lexington St, Woburn; Friday at 7 p.m.
Why go: Support the Burlington Education Foundation that is once again hosting its annual Trivia Night. Since the theme of music was such a “big hit” last year, they decided to do it again. Cash bar provided. Prizes for winning team, best costume, and best “spread.”
Pricing: $150 per team of four to 10 players.
Where/when: Burlington Church of Christ, 344 Cambridge St.; Friday at 6 p.m.
Why go: The church will be showing a Christmas related Veggie Tales movie, The Little Drummer Boy. In addition to the movie, they will have a meal as well as crafts and activities and balloon animals for the children, as always. Come join in the fun.
3. LIVE CONCERT
Where/when: Where/when: Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Tpke; Friday at 7 p.m.
Why go: The Real School is presenting a concert featuring Novation with special guest No Promises.
Where/when: Francis Wyman Elementary School, 41 Terrace Hall Ave,; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why go: Francis Wyman Elementary School is hosting its 10th Annual Family Carnival, a fun elementary school carnival for Burlington kids and their families featuring carnival games, prizes and raffles. Held indoors (rain or shine). This is a fundraiser presented by the school's PTO. Visit http://www.franciswymancarnival.org/ for more info.
Pricing: Entry is free and game tickets are 3 for $1; Food tickets are 2 for $1. Kids can play carnival games between 10am-1pm to earn stamps they redeem for prizes.
Where/when: Boston Marriott Burlington, 1 Mall Road; Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m.
Why go: Join the Sister4Haiti, three women who in 2010 started an organization to benefit Haiti following the tragic earthquake, at the Burlington Marriott for a day of shopping Haitian art. Unique jewelry, handbags and other trendy accessories. Most of the creative designs will include a short bio of the artist's personal story. Proceeds will go back to each individual artist.
Pricing: Free entry