Free Fun Shit: September 7-13: JP Music Fest, Molly Ringwald, Boston Arts Fest w/ Stereo Telescope + Bearstronaut + Sharon Jones, Hip-Hop Trivia at Good Life, river clean-up do-goodery with free wine + more

Stereo Telescope play at Boston Arts Festival on Saturday

"First Fridays: Back To School" | The ICA and SoWa Galleries co-present citywide "First Fridays" with DJ sets by C Dubs and AxH,  an outdoor short film screening, tours, and more and trolleys providing free service between the two locations  on Friday, September 7 from 5 to 10 pm |

Boston Arts Festival | Three day waterfront arts fest with local vendors and artisans displaying and selling their wares (with live music all day long) at Christopher Columbus Park in the North End from Friday, September 7- Sunday, September |

We're particularly excited about live music from:

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings on Friday, September 8 @ 6 pm |

Stereo Telescope on Saturday, September 8 @ 4 pm |

Bearstronaut on Sunday, September 9 @ 4 pm |

One Heart Festival | Live entertainment, food, and more to promote "peace, unity, and prosperity" in Codman Square in Dorchester on Saturday, September 8 from 10 am to 6 pm |

JP Music Festival | Today's performers include Dennis Brennan, Coyote Kolb, Tallahassee, Fully Celebrated, Streight Angular, Lenny Lashley, Rick Berlin, Lovewhip, The Needy Visions, and more at Pinebank Baseball Field on Saturday, September 8 from noon to 7 pm |

Charles River Cleanup | Come help clean up the banks of the Charles as part of the Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project and  you get to enjoy free wine (we like) and snacks afterwards as a reward for your good citizenship on the Charles River on Saturday, September 8 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm |

1st Annual Daoism & Health Festival | With martial arts and traditional weapons demos, tai chi workshops, guided mediation workshops, acupuncture and massage booths, meet-and-greet with Daoist monk Master Zhoou Xuan Yun, and more at the Josiah Quincy School Grounds in Chinatown on Saturday, September 8 from 11 am to 2 pm | 617.304.6973

"Star Trek Night" | Kick-off night of new series at the Armory featuring screenings of three episodes of a retro TV show. This month's show is Star Trek. That's at the Center for Arts at the Armory on Monday, September 10 from 7 to 9:30 pm |

Molly Ringwald | Oh shit, so apparently the one-time Brat Pack princess is an author now? (Well, she's certainly not a movie star). Regardless, we'd go live out our Breakfast Club dreams and go see her tonight at the Brookline Booksmith on Tuesday, September 11 @ 7 pm |

Hip-Hop Trivia | Annual night of bar trivia dedicated entirely to rap and hip-hop knowledge (questions range from the novice to the super geeked-out expert) with cool categories like "Connecticut: No One Goes There Unless They Have To" and a physical challenge judged by DJ Esoteric. A double album release show with DJ On and On and DJ Reel Drama follows the trivia at Good Life on Wednesday, September 12 @ 7 pm |

Future Boston presents: Assemble! | Check out the inaugural night of a new series showcasing art, music, design and more. Tonight's event is hosted by the Goodnight Initiative and Gallery Basquiat and looks like it's going to be pretty neat at the Emerald Lounge on Wednesday, September 12 @ 6 pm |

"Holy Calamity: Final Installation" | Last installment of the weekly dance night with Big Digits at ZuZu on Thursday, September 13 @ 10:30 pm |

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