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Weekend Guide: November 9-12

Wondering what to do in Cambridge in this weekend?

Spend the weekend in Cambridge with our top four must-see events, including an event to add to your calendar that’s simply visionary.


CambridgeSide Grand Reopening Celebration | November 9

Join CambridgeSide this Thursday night for a party celebrating their "Create Your Vibe" Grand Reopening with cocktails, food from local chefs, music, art, and of course, fashion. 

Snack on bites from Cafe du Pays, Puritan & Company, Cafe ArtScience and more as you get acquainted with CambridgeSide’s new look. And that’s not all... Want to know the best part?

Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll decide exactly which charity you’d like to support.  100% (yes, 100%) of the proceeds will be donated to the Salvation Army Thanksgiving Food Baskets, Dress for Success, or the Cambridge Arts Creative Marketplace.

Attend it: 5-8p


Beers and Gears | November 10

Learn how to build a Rube Goldberg device over a beer with friends this Friday evening at the MIT Museum.  Whether you are a newbie or a master builder, the MIT Museum will have all the supplies you’ll need to construct your masterpiece--including beer samples from local breweries. At the end of the night, all of the devices will be connected to create, one large chain reaction.

See it: 6:30-9p


Veterans Day | November 11

The Cambridge Department of Veteran’s Service will host their annual Veterans’ Day Observance at the Veteran’s World War I Monument on Saturday morning.  All are invited to join for remarks and remembrances.

Celebrate our Vets: 11a at 76 Coolidge Ave.


Cambridge Farmers Markets | Through November 21

The temperatures may have dropped, but that doesn’t mean the end of Farmers Markets just yet.  While some of the Farmers Markets have closed for the season, there are three Farmers Markets in multiple squares to find fresh produce and local goodies, including Charles Square, Central Square, and the Harvard University Farmers Market.  We’ve got the full schedule here. 

See it: All weekend


Cambridge Chamber of Commerce Visionary Awards | November 15

Mark your calendars for the first ever Visionary Awards next Wednesday, November 15th.  Join the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in East Cambridge to celebrate the individuals, organizations, and businesses who make a difference in our community.

If you haven't purchased your tickets yet, there's still time!  Grab your tickets here.

Attend it: 6-9p


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