This is our pick of the best
of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts
and crafts, and other
goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Lynn: The World Folk Festival features Women of the World and other local music and dance groups. Saturday, 2-8 p.m. Heritage State Park, 154 Lynnway. Free. 781-595-8701, www.facebook.com/events/300072653454908/?fref=ts
Newburyport: Allyn Gamble and Steve Faria and friends present a concert Friday and Saturday, Actors Studio of Newburyport at The Tannery, 50 Water St. $35. 978-465-1229, www.newburyportacting.org
Rockport: Rockport Music presents “Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: Bizet, Carmen.” Richard Eyre’s hit production stars Elina Garanca as the seductive gypsy of the title, opposite Roberto Alagna as the obsessed Don José. Tuesday 7 p.m. at Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main St. $15 (Reserved Seating). 978-546-7391, www.rockportmusic.org