May 24, 2024 - News

📅 Weekender

Illustration of "Weekend" in graffiti on a brick wall.

Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios


ğŸŽ¶ Boston Calling 2024 kicks off Friday with performances from Ed Sheeran, Leon Bridges and Renee Rapp. (Here's what to expect.)

  • Tyler Childers and Trey Anastasio play Saturday.  The Killers, Hozier and Megan Thee Stallion are Sunday.

👟 If you like cheesecake and need friends, hop into the "Make Friends After College" group's walk from Harvard Square all the way to the Cheesecake Factory in Cambridge, 6pm-11pm.

ğŸŽ¤ Boston-based comic Nora Panahi hosts the 2024 AAPI Comedy Festival at Rozzie Square Theater, 7:30pm.

  • There's also a 9pm show and a Saturday show at 8pm.


ğŸŽ‰ The Charles River Speedway hosts the "Let's Spritz" patio party, 2pm-5pm.

  • Includes live music, three patio spritz bars and a sangria spritz from Super Bien.

🥨 Try an assortment of knishes and snacks at Michael's Deli in Brookline, a spot the late Anthony Bourdain had visited.


🪷 Learn how to make a succulent planter out of a wine bottle at Studio by Garden Streets in Cambridge.

📖 Daniel Handler (AKA Lemony Snicket) discusses his new book, "And Then? And Then? What Else?" at the Harvard Book Store in Cambridge.

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