Globe North Best Bets

This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.


Beverly: Arts Fest Beverly is a free outdoor festival featuring 100 juried fine artists and crafters, music, and entertainment, children’s activities, art-on-the-spot creations, and food trucks. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Downtown Beverly, Cabot St. Free.

Chelsea: The Chelsea Art Walk features galleries and alternative venues showing art, music, theater, and historical exhibits. This two-day event is free and includes complimentary shuttle buses between venues. An event map is available at the website. Saturday, Sunday , noon-6 p.m. Free. 617-875-3188,

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