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Hingham: The McCourt Foundation’s Tour de South Shore Bike ride to benefit research on Alzheimer’s disease and multiple sclerosis features a scenic coastal course that travels through the towns of Hingham, Cohasset, Scituate, and Norwell. Individuals and teams can register online. Saturday, 7:30 a.m. Wompatuck State Park, Union Street. $65. 781-834-4663, www.TourdeSouthShore.org.
Norwood: The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra is a rock ‘n’ roll spectacle. Featuring 10 vocalists, the URO perform renditions of classic ‘60s and ‘70s British rock from The Who, The Beatles, Queen, Bowie, and Led Zeppelin. Saturday, 8 p.m. Norwood Theatre, 109 Central St. $20. norwoodstage.com.
Quincy: The Adams National Historical Park will host a free “red carpet” premiere to debut its new visitor center film. The premiere will begin with a public reception featuring refreshments prepared and served by students enrolled in Quincy High’s culinary program. Friday, 6:30 p.m. Quincy High School, 100 Coddington St. Free. 617-984-8754.