June 28 Joan Baez at Boarding House Park in Lowell.
July 4 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular (Keith Lockhart,
pictured) at the Charles River Esplanade. www.july4th.org
July 6 Commonwealth Shakespeare Company’s “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” opens on Boston Common. www.commshakes.org
July 8 Weezer at the Casino Ballroom at Hampton Beach, N.H. www.ticketmaster.com
July 9 Buckwheat Zydeco at Regattabar in Cambridge.
July 12 Boz Scaggs at Boarding House Park in Lowell. www.lowellsummermusic.org
July 13 Steve Burton and Friends at the Wilbur Theatre. www.thewilbur.com
July 16 Barenaked Ladies at Bank of America Pavilion. www.livenation.com
Mayhem Festival at Comcast Center in Mansfield.
“Hippie Chic”opens at the Museum of Fine Arts. www.mfa.org
July 18 Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell with special guest Amy Black at Boarding House Park in Lowell.
“The Shakespearean Jazz Show” at Paramount Center Mainstage. www.artsemerson.org