It’s Thursday, the weekend is right around the corner. Patch has your back with a few fun things to do. Check our picks for the activities to hit and some places to explore. Here's what's happening in and around Arlington.
Where/When: , 7 Harrington Rd, Lexington, Friday, September 2, 12-1 p.m.
Why Go: This one's over in Lexington, but features some classical and opera music that is hard to find out there these days. Swing by to enjoy some free tunes. For more information, please visit www.fplex.org.
Where/When: , 594 Massachusetts Ave, Friday, September 2, 7 p.m.
Why Go: Another month, another open mic at Jam n' Java. Swing by for a nice, free concert from local musicians and enjoy some of the best coffee and pastries around.
Where/When: , 27 Maple St. Saturday, September 3, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Why Go: A great way for seniors and those dealing with bone/joint pains to find out the latest techniques for fighting osteoporosis and other bone/joint diseases. Visit http://www.arlingtonma.gov/recreation for more information.
Where/When: 28 Coolidge Rd, Saturday, September 3, 10:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Why Go: Support a great cause and have some fun for the whole family at the same time. Games, raffles, food and a magic show. There will also be a concert given by Arlington High musicians from 8-10 p.m. following the event.
Where/When: Town Common, Church Street and Waterfield Road, Saturday, September 3, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Why Go: Hop over the boarder into Winchester this morning and early afternoon for one of the best farmer's markets around. A healthy and lively spread will be out on the Winchester Commons with a band to entertain.