Framingham Summer Concert Series
Where/When: Friday at the Framingham Village Green in Old Framingham Centre (on Edgell Road) from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Why Go: Hear live covers of well-known tunes with band Common Ground.
Where/When: Friday at 7 p.m. at Gore Place, 52 Gore St., in Waltham
Why Go: Visit a mansion by candlelight with a guide in period costume.
Pricing: $14, children 5-12: $10
Where/When: 7 p.m. on Friday at Acton Jazz Cafe, 452 Great Road, Acton
Pricing: $10/$12 online/day of
Where/When: Greenfield Community College in Greenfield on Saturday and Sunday
Why Go: Hot Air Balloons at a family-friendly festival (no alcohol) with tremendous headliners on multiple stages.
Pricing: $65 for the weekend or $45 for one day. Children 12 and under are free.
Where/When: Sunday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. at The Codman Estate, 34 Codman Road in Lincoln.
Why Go: Feast your eyes on 200 classic and antique vehicles to jazz by the New Liberty Jazz Band performed live.