Globe South Best Bets

This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.


Duxbury: The power of the human voice is on display in “Amazing A Cappella.” The concert will feature the award-winning group Overboard. Collegiate groups that will perform include the BC Bostonians, Wellesley Widows, Pitch Slapped from Berklee College of Music, and Alabaster Blue from UNH. Saturday, 7 p.m. Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St. $25, $20 advance, $10 students. 781-934-7612,

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Norwell: Discover whooo’s who in the world of owls at an Owl Festival. Enjoy crafts, games, live animal presentations, and dissect an owl pellet. A fun afternoon for the entire family. Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. South Shore Natural Science Center, Jacobs Lane. $8, $5 kids. 781-659-2559,

Plymouth: An Evening of Courtly Love is an opportunity to experience fine food, music, and film. Dinner will be followed by your choice of a screening of independent short films or a live performance. Thursday, 5:30 p.m. Plimoth Plantation, 137 Warren Ave. $45. 508-746-1622,

Quincy: St. Chrystum’s Episcopal Church Concert Series presents “Bach to the 21st Century.” Aaron Larget-Caplan, one of the Boston area’s most active classical guitarists, will be joined by a string quartet in a concert of chamber and solo music. Friday, 7:30 p.m. St. Chrystom’s Episcopal Church, 1 Linden St. Free.