Go Fourth and prosper.
Classic BBQ at Woodward
What: Prime for firework festivities with an all-you-can-eat smorgasbord ($25) of burgers, dogs, steak tips, and sausage (plus salads and dessert) on the gorg patio.
Why: Bar specials, like four beers in a bucket (Narragansett, Bud Light) for $10.
When: Sun., 2-8 p.m.
Where: 1 Court St., Financial District (617-979-8200).
Cultural Survival Bazaar
What: Global, indigenous artists exhibit their talents (weaving, wood carving) and sell one-of-a-kind clothing, masks, rugs, and more in a fair trade setting.
Why: Traditional American folk music and henna tattooing.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Boston Common, Parkman Bandstand, 170-175 Tremont St., Downtown. Info at culturalsurvival.org. Event is free.
Red, White, and Rose at Central Bottle Wine + Provisions
What: Imbibe three organic American vinos, chased with mini pulled pork ’wiches and cheese and salume plates. Ya know, for your country.
Why: Pregame with a coconut macaroon (our personal fave) at the new Flour3 next door.
When: Tonight, 5-9 p.m.
Where: 196 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square (617-225-0040).
Moonstruck at Rowes Wharf Sea Grille
What: Chef Daniel Bruce shells cherrystones ($2) and entrees like sauteed gray sole, while the golden oldie plays on a screen by the Boston Harbor.
Why: Pitchers of white sangria and crazy-quenching coconut margaritas.
When: Fri., sunset.
Where: Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Waterfront (617-856-7744).
Indie Art by the Sea
What: Peruse paintings, prints, handbags, and jewelry from more than 120 emerging artisans at the one-day juried sale set against a stunning ocean backdrop.
Why: Live music from rising bands Augustine, Air Traffic Controller, and Frank Viele & the Manhattan Project.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Fort Adams State Park, 90 Fort Adams Dr., Newport. Info at indieartbythesea.com. Event is free.
Photo: Courtesy of Woodward