Your Weekend After Dark: Tango, Taste Craft Cider and Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Five nightlife events in Somerville this weekend, including two ideas for Saint Patrick's Day.
Why Go: Jeff Hadley from Ruby Wines will give out samples of wine cultivated in Massachusetts. From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., a representative from Farnum Hill Cider will also share craft cider from New Hampshire.
Why Go: Arrive at 8 p.m., with or without a partner, to learn how to tango and then dance until 1 a.m. Empanadas, a dulce de leche dessert and coffee will keep you going through the night.
Why Go: Celebrate the equinox and pray for eternal peace with world music group Libana. The group with sing rounds and chants in a candlelit studio with the hope of creating a meditative atmosphere for the audience.
Why Go: Poets and artists will present their original works. The cost of admission to the event will go toward Books of Hope, a Somerville organization that helps youth publish poetry, novels, plays and memoirs.
Why Go: Listen to traditional Irish music, eat Irish food and drink Guiness all day and night.
Why Go: Hear performances of traditional Irish, folk, blues, and Americana music by Boston artists.