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.
Concord: The annual Corn and Tomato Festival, celebrating summer’s favorite crops, features more than 30 varieties of tomatoes, up to eight varieties of corn, activities, and live music Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Verrill Farm, 11 Wheeler Road. Picking is free, everyone leaves with a dozen ears of corn; tastings of varieties of corn and tomatoes cost $8.50 for adults, $4.50 for kids under 10. 978-369-4494, www.verrillfarm.com.
Natick: The Four Freshmen will perform pop and jazz standards taken from the Great American Songbook at 8 p.m. Friday at the Center for Arts in Natick, 14 Summer St. $30. 508-647-0097, www.natickarts.org.
Watertown: Sunny and Her Joy Boys will be joined by Duke Robillard in a concert Thursday, 6:30 to 8 p.m., at Saltonstall Park, 149 Main St. Rain might move the performance inside the Watertown Free Public Library; call 617-972-6431 after 4:30 p.m. Lawn chairs and picnics welcome on the grass at the park. Free. www.watertown-ma.gov.