Since Bono can't make the personal concert at our house that we arranged (wonder why?), we plan to kick off our holiday weekend with this U2 tribute band instead. The Joshua Tree plays the iconic group's entire catalog, from "Boy" to "No Line on the Horizon."
8 p.m. $15. Hard Rock Cafe, 22-24 Clinton St., Boston. 617-424-7625. hardrock.com/boston