Five Things: Beacon Hill Hotel and Bistro Chef to Host Demo at Local Food Festival
And more to know today, Oct. 5.
1. Boston Local Food Festival: Head down to the Greenway on Sunday for the free food festival featuring local farmers, specialty foods and restaurants from the New England Area. And don't miss a demo on locally sourced, wild, edible and medicinal plants from Beacon Hill Hotel and Bistro chef Josh Lewin from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Foraged ingredients will also be included at the Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro booth all day.
2. Boston Swing Central – Swing Dance Every Friday Night: Come and check out Boston's hottest swing dance with music from the '20s, '30s and '40s at The Crosby Whistle Shop at 8 p.m. Cost of admission is $10.
3. First Friday at the ICA: There is plenty going on at the Institute for Contemporary Arts tonight, including music, food, film showings and of course, art. Check out the entire schedule here. This event starts at 5 p.m.
4. SBN’s Third Annual Local Craft Brewfest: Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts is hosting their third annual Local Craft Brew Fest at Harbor Park. Cost of admission is $45 and the festival begins at 6 p.m.
5. Weather: The National Weather Service predicts a warm, sunny Friday with a high of 77 degrees. The evening will cloud over and cool off to 58 degrees.