This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more inform-
ation, go to www.boston.-
com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on through-
out Greater Boston.

EVENTS

Plymouth: Grammy Award and Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame nominee Gretchen Peters brings her new CD, “Hello Cruel World,” through Plymouth. Opening the show will be Lori Diamond and Fred Abatelli. Saturday, 8 p.m. Driftwood Folk Cafe, 19 Town Square. $23, $20 advance. 508-224-7024, www.driftwoodfolkcafe.com.

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Quincy: The annual Harvest Festival is a Quincy tradition and this year features moonwalks and obstacle courses, kid crafts, carnival games with prizes, and a DJ. Also cake walk, bake sale and great food, plus over 50 silent auction and raffle prizes. Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wollaston School, 205 Beale St. Free, but tickets available for purchase for activities.

Randolph: Electric Soul, a band that plays a variety of genres, performs its Jazz Cafe 2012 at the Lantana, Scanlon Drive, Oct. 12, 7-11 p.m. Tickets, $45 or $65 per couple, include dinner. 781-784-7469, www.electricsoulboston.com.