The week ahead: Nightlife

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Nightlife in and around Boston:

SUMMERFEST: A CELEBRATION OF FARMHOUSE ALE In Belgium, farm owners used to serve their saisonnieres (farm hands) a light, low alcohol beer to refresh them on hot summer days. Craft Beer’s second annual summer celebration highlights farmhouse ales by New England brewers. July 12-13, 6-9:30 p.m. July 13, 1-4:30 p.m. $50. Space 57, 200 Stuart St., Boston.

BASTILLE DAY A-GO-GO Bastille Day meets New Orleans rhythm and blues at Vudu Krewe’s annual event. The 10-piece Krewe and guest performers deliver a hot summer Mardi Gras-style night of dance and party music. July 13, 9 p.m. $12. Lizard Lounge, 1667 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. 617-547-0759,

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