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Framingham After Dark - Friday June 3, 2011

June 3, 2011 (3:20 pm EST)
Filed under: Around Town by News Staff
Framingham After Dark

Things to do in Framingham, MA after the sun goes down!

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Looking for some great live entertainment? A free movie? Something to do besides wander the mall? We've got a few suggestions for things to do tonight that include four live music venues and a movie at the main library. Here's the details...

Local favorites since the late 70's The Back Pages Band featuring Doug Betschart and Inky Fair, (formerly of Fair, Yates & Betschart), will be playing at Nobscots Cafe from 9:00PM 'til closing. For great live music, food and drinks drop in to Nobscots Cafe, 847 Edgell Road, Framingham, MA. For more info, call (508)788-8040 or visit website at:


Classic Trax will be at O'Connells Pub playing music from the past five decades -- from Badfinger to the Beatles and Van Morrison, from Motown to the Black Eyed Peas and even some country favorites. Music starts at 9:00PM, but drop in earlier for dinner or appetizers and drinks. O'Connells Pub, 700 Worcester Rd, (Rt 9 east, in Ski Market Plaza), Framingham, MA. For more info, phone (508)-283-1079 or visit website at:


Friday Night Film 'Made in Dagenham' will be shown at 7:00 PM at the Framingham Library. The movie, released in 2010 runs for 113 minutes and is rated R, (language,brief sexuality). This film is a dramatization of the strike at the 1968 Ford plant in Dagenham, United Kingdom. Led by their shop steward and Rita O’Grady, female workers walked out to protest sexual discrimination. New York Magazine calls it "shamelessly perfect." Starring Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins. Enter on the Lexington Street side, between 6:30pm-7:15pm. Refreshments will be served. Framingham Public Library, Costin Room, 49 Lexington St., Framingham, MA. Visit website for more info:


The Peacheaters an Allman Brothers Experience Rock Tribute will perform starting at 8:00PM at Amazing Things. From Ain't Wastin' Time No More to Whippin' Post the Peacheaters dig deep into the Allman Brothers Band 3+ decades of music and deliver an experience that keeps the vibe alive. Roaring through favorites like Statesboro Blues, Blue Sky, Midnight Rider and One Way Out, the Peacheaters deliver this music with a fire and passion that will stir your very soul. The Peacheaters aren't just an Allman Brothers Tribute Band, they are an Allman Brothers Band Experience. Tickets: $15 (Students/Senions $14, Mem $12), The Amazing Things Art Center, 160 Hollis Street in Framingham, MA. Call (508) 405-2787 to order tickets.


Looking for some hard drivin rock to put an and to the work week?  Still Aggravated will be playing at Chicken Bone from 9:30pm 'til 1:30am, (There is no cover charge!).  Strut your stuff on the dance floor, enjoy some wings or any of the other top notch menu items including original appetizers and full meals and drinks, darts, video games and a rockin' crowd.  The Chicken Bone, 358 Waverly St., (Rt. 135), Framingham, MA, phone the bone at (508) 879-1138 for more info or visit their website at:


Be sure to check the Framingham Events Calendar for other local events! And, If you have a suggestion for other events or venues to feature in our "After Dark" articles send an email to: (features events must take place in Framingham).


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