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    25 Great Events Happening This Weekend in and Around Boston

    The weekend is finally here! And while it may be a wet start, there are some great indoor events happening all weekend long the entire family will enjoy. From the 45th Annual World of Wheels to the Norfolk County Beer Festival, a pasta making workshop and a whole lot more, we’ve got you covered. Check out our weekend picks:

    Friday, March 22

    Harpoon Brewery Tours

    Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $5 and only available the day of the tour and can only be purchased in person. Noon to 6 p.m., Harpoon Brewery, 306 Northern Ave., Boston.

    45th Annual World of Wheels

    The World of Wheels returns for its 45th year featuring America’s finest hot rods, customs, trucks and motorcycles, along with special appearances. Tickets are $20. Children 6-12 are $7 (age 5 and under are free). 3-10 p.m., Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston. 

    Boston History Tour Pub Crawl

    Mix hidden history, craft beer and good times during Boston Crawling’s guided History Tour Pub Crawl. Visit historic pubs in the Faneuil Hall area of the Freedom trail while guides share stories of Revolutionary Boston. Tours offered daily at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets start at $34.99 and must be purchased in advance. Meet at the Samuel Adams statues in front of Faneuil Hall.

    21st Boston Underground Film Festival

    The Boston Underground Film Festival returns for its 21st year once again bringing the finest in vanguard filmmaking from all over the world to New England. The festival runs March 20-24 with multiple movie viewing daily. Check website for specific schedule. 5:15 p.m., Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge.

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire 2019

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire returns for another year of New England's best craftspeople, psychic readers and merchants, along with live music, classes, masquerade ball and more. Tickets are $10-$25. 7-10 p.m., Marriott Courtyard, 2200 Southwood Drive, Nashua, NH.

    Tavern Night at Boston Tea Party Ships

    Enjoy a night of colonial merrymaking at Tavern Night at Boston Tea Party Ships. Join the Sons and Daughters of Library for some hospitality in 18th Century Boston. Grab a drink with prominent Bostonians of the day, while saving rustic fare, playing authentic games and more. Tickets are $49.50. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. performance starts at 8 p.m., Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, 306 Congress St., Boston.

    Harry Potter Film Festival

    Join the Luna Theatre for a magical weekend of Harry Potter films as part of its Harry Potter Film Festival happening all month long. Tonight it’s “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.” 7:35 p.m., The Luna Theatre, Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., Lowell.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. 7:30 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.

    Saturday, March 23

    Nowruz 2019: The Persian New Year Festival at MFA Boston

    Celebrate the Persian New Year, learn about Nowruz traditions, explore Persian works of art, enjoy dance performances with Iranian modern dancer Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and more at the Museum of Fine Arts Nowruz 2019 Persian New Year Festival. Free with the price of admission. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston.

    45th Annual World of Wheels

    The World of Wheels returns for its 45th year featuring America’s finest hot rods, customs, trucks and motorcycles, along with special appearances. Tickets are $20. Children 6-12 are $7 (age 5 and under are free). 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston.

    21st Boston Underground Film Festival

    The Boston Underground Film Festival returns for its 21st year once again bringing the finest in vanguard filmmaking from all over the world to New England. The festival runs March 20-24 with multiple movie viewing daily. Check website for specific schedule. 10 a.m., Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge.

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire 2019

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire returns for another year of New England's best craftspeople, psychic readers and merchants, along with live music, classes, masquerade ball and more. Tickets are $10-$25. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to midnight. Marriott Courtyard, 2200 Southwood Drive, Nashua, NH.

    Boston History Tour Pub Crawl

    Mix hidden history, craft beer and good times during Boston Crawling’s guided History Tour Pub Crawl. Visit historic pubs in the Faneuil Hall area of the Freedom trail while guides share stories of Revolutionary Boston. Tours offered daily at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets start at $34.99 and must be purchased in advance. Meet at the Samuel Adams statues in front of Faneuil Hall.

    Harry Potter Film Festival

    Join the Luna Theatre for a magical weekend of Harry Potter films as part of its Harry Potter Film Festival happening all month long. Tonight it’s “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince” at 11:05 a.m. and 2:15 p.m., as well as “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One” at 5:25 p.m. and 8:35 p.m. The Luna Theatre, Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., Lowell.

    PEG + CAT Live

    PEG + CAT take the stage at Medford’s Chevalier Theatre for their live show today. Tickets start at $27. 1 p.m., Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest St., Medford 

    Norfolk County Beer Festival

    Experience your neighborhood's best beers all under one roof. The Norfolk County Beer Festival will celebrate beer made right in Norfolk County, along with live music, food pop-ups, local artisans, games and giveaways. Also during the event, the Norwood Space Center will be hosting an Open Studio featuring the more than 20 artists who work out of the space opening their creative studios to the public displaying both finished and unfinished pieces, which are all available for sale. General admission tickets are $40, VIP tickets are $80. 2-5 p.m., Norwood Space Center, 83 Morse St., Norwood.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. Performances today at 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.

    Walker Hayes at House of Blues

    Country singer/songwriter Walker Hayes takes the stage tonight at House of Blues. Tickets start at $20. Doors open at 7 p.m. Show starts at 8 p.m. House of Blues Boston, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston.

    Sunday, March 24

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire 2019

    The Magickal Marketplace & Psychic Faire returns for another year of New England's best craftspeople, psychic readers and merchants, along with live music, classes, masquerade ball and more. Tickets are $10-$25. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Marriott Courtyard, 2200 Southwood Drive, Nashua, NH.

    45th Annual World of Wheels

    The World of Wheels returns for its 45th year featuring America’s finest hot rods, customs, trucks and motorcycles, along with special appearances. Tickets are $20. Children 6-12 are $7 (age 5 and under are free). 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston.

    Harry Potter Film Festival

    Join the Luna Theatre for a magical weekend of Harry Potter films as part of its Harry Potter Film Festival happening all month long. Today it’s “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One” 11:05 a.m., as well as “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part Two” at 2:05 p.m., 5:05 p.m. and 8:05 p.m. The Luna Theatre, Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., Lowell.

    21st Boston Underground Film Festival

    The Boston Underground Film Festival returns for its 21st year once again bringing the finest in vanguard filmmaking from all over the world to New England. The festival runs March 20-24 with multiple movie viewing daily. Check website for specific schedule. Noon, Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. Performances today at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston. 

    Boston History Tour Pub Crawl

    Mix hidden history, craft beer and good times during Boston Crawling’s guided History Tour Pub Crawl. Visit historic pubs in the Faneuil Hall area of the Freedom trail while guides share stories of Revolutionary Boston. Tours offered daily at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets start at $34.99 and must be purchased in advance. Meet at the Samuel Adams statues in front of Faneuil Hall.

    Pasta Making Workshop

    Learn how to make pasta from scratch with Law of Pasta and this hands-on pasta making workshop led by Chef Avery. $56-$70. 4-6 p.m., The KITCHEN presented by the Trustees, The Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St., Boston.