Five Things: Film Festival Near Beacon Hill Today
And more to know today, Aug. 17.
1. BostonGreenFilmFest: Enjoy this free film fest/lecture on healthy food from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 120 Tremont St., Chipotle will provide free chips and salsa and a burrito dinner.
2. Fisherman’s Feast: From 5 to 9:15 p.m., there will be live music and good food for sale at 285 North St. Come enjoy the festivities at the North End’s oldest religious feast.
3. Free Fun Friday at the ICA: The Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays program offers free admission to the Institute of Contemporary Art. This event starts at 10 a.m.
4. Concert in the Courtyard: Ali Amr will perform his blend of traditional Arabic music with jazz and other contemporary styles in the courtyard at the Central Branch of the BPL from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. today. This free event is presented in partnership with Berklee College of Music.
5. The Hot Summer Continues: The National Weather Service predicts a sunny Friday with a high of 93 degrees. Thunderstorms/showers in the evening should cool things off to about 69 degrees