has a lot of suggestions for things to do on the water this weekend in their latest roundup of events. brings boats, children’s authors, and entertainment to from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Before that, you can head to to check out the Neighborhood Alliance fishing contest—open to children ages five to 17 and starting at 9 a.m.—and stick around for a vintage baseball game at 11 a.m. The Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to the with a performance of Blackbeard the Pirate at 11 a.m.; tickets are $10. holds their regular classic car cruise night, weather permitting, on Monday at 6 p.m.
You can check out plenty of other artwork as well for New London Art Night, where galleries open their doors from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and invite visitors to check out the pieces on display. debuts during this time with local artwork, a book signing by Matthew Goldman (alias Constant Waterman), and an interpretive dance performance. And you can visit the during regular hours to see an exhibit of artwork by Mark Shasha, one of the authors featured in Fish Tales, Tugs & Sails.
For children’s artwork, stop by the at 4 p.m. on Monday for a workshop with . You can also meet with people from the at noon on Monday for a craft project coinciding with the free lunch program; this will take place at the park at the corner of Connecticut Ave. and MacDonald Street.
The music scene includes a pre-tour show by Morning Glory at 5 p.m. on Friday at . The show will also include performances by Dead City Riot, Rats in the Wall, American’t, Money$, and Cry Havoc; tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. On Saturday, Greg Piccolo and John Fries play a swing set at 7 p.m. at ; the suggested donation is $10. The park also brings in The Singing Picture Show on Sunday; this cabaret performance starts at 7 p.m.
In the food scene, you can head down to between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Friday to peruse the offerings of local vendors and farmers at the Field of Greens Farmers Market. From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the same evening, holds their regular wine and cheese tasting. And the FRESH community garden at the corner of Williams and Mercer Streets will have a free gardening workshop from 3 p.m. to dusk on Sunday.
Finally, if you’d like to check something out tonight, continues its performance of Shakespeare’s Henry V tonight at 7 p.m. at the . Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students and seniors. Shows continue through Sunday at the same time. Free performances of this show will run from July 26-29 at the Custom House Pier.