This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more inform-
ation, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Revere: The 6th annual Taste of Revere is hosted by Revere High School’s class of 1972. Enjoy tastings from 20 restaurants, dance to a popular DJ, and take a chance on raffles and silent auction items. Proceeds to help fund afterschool program scholarships for the schoolchildren of Revere. Saturday, 7 p.m. Wonderland Ballroom, 1290 N. Shore Road. $35. 781-289-3080, www.reverecastles.org
Somerville: The People’s Party, Esthema, and The Brighton Beat perform at a celebration of different styles of world beat, jazz, rock, ethnic European, and Middle Eastern traditional music. Friday, 7:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Davis Square Theatre, 255 Elm St. $10, $7 students with ID. www.facebook.com/events/
Swampscott: Kaminski appraiser Mary Westcott will be at the Swampscott Public Library for Antique Appraisal Day. The price for appraisals will be $10 per item, or three for $25, all proceeds to the Friends of the Swampscott Public Library. Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Swampscott Public Library, 61 Burrill St. $10, $25 for 3. 781-596-8867, www.noblenet.org/swampscott
Wakefield: Claudia Russell and Robin Greenstein present encore performances Saturday, 8 p.m. Linden Tree Coffeehouse, 326 Main St. $16, students under age 13 $10. 781-246-2836, www.LindentreeCoffeehouse.org