Weekend Outlook

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As the storm moves out, there are plenty of reasons to get back outside this weekend. Here's your Weekend Outlook.

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Festivals for cranberries, books, and culture offer plenty to do. Plus you can check out some vintage airplanes. Here's your Weekend Outlook.

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Labor Day Weekend. Can you believe it's upon us? But you don't have to be sad about summer ending, with all the good activities and events scheduled. Here's your Weekend Outlook.

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The small sandpipers known as “peeps” are the bane of beginning beach birders everywhere. Easily overlooked as they scurry around on beaches and mudflats, these mousy, gray-brown shorebirds seem to offer little to the casual observer of birds. But taking the time to sort through them can bring fame and fortune to anyone with the requisite patience and aptitude. O-K, maybe not fortune, but two local birders did earn some serious bragging rights recently thanks to their sharp eyes and their peep knowledge.

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There's music, food, science and revelry in the event calendar. Really, what more could you ask for? Here's your Weekend Outlook. 

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The County Fair isn't the only game in town this week. There are great options for music, theater, art, and even a visit with Santa Claus (!). Here's your Weekend Outlook.    

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Leaping canines, Greek food and culture, and the coming of the Barnstable County Fair highlight our roundup of arts and culture events. Here's your Weekend Outlook. 

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A garden festival, an art festival, beach bonfires and more - there's plenty to do this weekend. We've got details in the Weekend Outlook. 

Steve Junker and Kathi Scrizzi Driscoll discuss upcoming events during All Things Considered on WCAI. Here's this week's conversation -- give it a listen. 

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There's plenty to do this Independence Day holiday weekend, and celebrations on Tuesday. Here's your Weekend Outlook.    

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This is a big weekend for festivals. Depending on what you’re interested in, you can immerse yourself in film, music, theater, books, crafts, cars or ice cream in different Cape and Islands towns. Here's your Weekend Outlook.

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