Weekend events (Various Locations)

  1. http://www.southendopenmarket.com/about_us.htm

    South End Open Market Boston
    What: The city’s urban market gets underway for the summer with everything from homemade breads and flowers to antiques and D.I.Y. crafts.
    Why: Market value.
    When: Opening celebration, Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Then every Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thru Oct. 29.
    Where: 540 Harrison Ave.

    Katrina Hess Spring Makeovers
    What: The revered local makeup artist just got back from London with this season’s tricks and trends.
    Why: Put your best face forward.
    When: Two hours before you need to be somewhere, looking smashing.
    Where: Katrina Hess Makeup Studio, 105 Newbury St., 3rd flr. (781-710-6865).

    Making Marathon
    What: Twelve of Boston’s top stylists will cut, blow-dry, and color for up to 50 percent off to benefit Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
    Why: Play tress-up.
    When: Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.Where: I-Soci Salon, 8 Newbury St., 3rd flr. (617-867-9484).
  2. D.C.
    Greek Festival
    What: Annual baklava-wine-dancing-arts-and-crafts extravaganza.
    Why: Opa, Greek chic.
    When: Fri.-Sun., noon-9 p.m.
    Where: Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 36th St. & Massachusetts Ave. NW (202-333-4730).

    Dragon Boat Race
    What: Ancient Chinese-style dragon boat racing with brightly painted ships and more than 1,200 paddlers.
    Why: Enter the dragon.
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Where: On the Potomac, at the Thompson Boat House, 2900 Virginia Ave., b/t Key Bridge & the Kennedy Center.
  3. London
    Hugo Dalton Line Drawings
    What: Exhibition of fluid line drawings by up-and-coming artist Hugo Dalton.
    Why: Sometimes it’s good to know where to draw the line.
    When: Daily, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. To 28 May.Where: 1 Rossetti Studios, 72 Flood St., SW3 (020 7351 7422).
  4. San Fran
    Passport to Pinot
    What: DeLoach Vineyards hosts a blind tasting of 30 exclusive pinot noirs from around the world, followed by dinner and dancing.
    Why: Your passport’s getting no love.
    When: Sat., 6 p.m.
    Where: 1791 Olivet Rd., Santa Rosa. R.S.V.P. to 415-289-4544.
  5. Dallas
    Antique Appraisal Day
    What: Your vintage treasures are examined by professionals ($25 for two items, $40 for three). Proceeds aid The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
    Why: There’s gold in them there deals.
    When: Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Where: Dallas Auction Gallery, 1518 Slocum St., Design District. Tickets at 972-354-8308.

    The Art of Urban Living
    What: Journalists from The Dallas Morning News share their thoughts on some of the most anticipated summer films as part of Nasher Salon.
    Why: Lights, cameras, coming attractions.
    When: Thurs. at 7:30 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m.
    Where: Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St., Downtown (214-242-5100).

    Wine Squared Festival
    What: Tastings, food, and live musical performances by 80 Sheets, Pinebox Serenade, and Paul Slavens.
    Why: You do the math.
    When: Sat., 2-10 p.m.Where: Wine2, 110 W. Oak St., Denton (940-384-9463).
  6. Awesome! Thanks Heavensent!
  7. Anything in LA area ?
  8. thanks for the info....
  9. Where did you get that from? I would like to look up NYC