John Hancock Hall, Boston, MA
Bollywood and South Asian Fusion dance teams compete at South Asian dance. These dance forms makeup some of the most popular dance forms in India. Showdown showcases the best Fusion and Hindi-Film teams on one stage. See how explosive and entertaining South Asian dance can truly be. This show will sell out. 6 p.m.
Flying Monkey Movie House, Plymouth, NH
Awaken is comprised of extremely talented and seasoned musicians dedicated to celebrating the music of Yes. By combining elements from the original studio recordings along with the inspirational power of past live Yes performances, Awaken provides a truly authentic and dramatic musical experience. 7:30 p.m.
One Longfellow Square, Portland, ME
Duke Robillard, co-founder of Roomful of Blues, has mastered the guitar style of T-Bone Walker. His range is impressive: swing, standards and ballads to rockers, Chicago blues and rockabilly. He has carved out one of blues’ most illustrious legacies, while also working as guitarist, singer, songwriter, bandleader, studio sideman, producer. 8 p.m.
Intervale, Burlington, VT
Come enjoy and day of free skiing on three miles of groomed cross country ski trails. There will be kids activities and games, Slow Food Vermont tastings, food and drink to buy, a chili cookoff, and bonfire, and free ski and snowshoe rentals for the whole family. Activities will take place with or without snow on the ground. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center, Woonsocket, RI
Get a jump on the Mardi Gras season at the Northern Rhode Island Council of the Arts’ 25th annual Mardi Gras: an evening of live country and Cajun music, dancing and dining. Cash bar. Live music by Jeff Gamache and Runaway Train (country) and The Squeezebox Stompers (Zydeco, blues & soul, Cajun waltzes). Full Cajun buffet.
Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT
The Kate’s annual red-carpet event honors its namesake — Katharine Hepburn — and makes for a great party and fundraiser. Walk the red carpet. Pose for a photo with a real Oscar. Watch the 91st annual Academy Awards live on the Kate’s big screen as you enjoy delicious food prepared by Fresh Salt with drinks from a cash bar. 7 p.m.