Thursday, June 22

Start at the top of Munjoy Hill, at St. Lawrence Arts (76 Congress St.), where the annual Allagash Brewing Company Victor Ale Tasting takes place at 5 p.m., with music by world-pop singer-songwriter Kate Schrock, ably accompanied by ex-Wailers saxman Glen DaCosta, and food from Rosemont Market & Bakery. Tix: $25 (21+; benefits St. Lawrence Arts). Then head down to Portland House of Music (25 Temple St.), where renowned local bluesman (and Bollard columnist) Samuel James plays an 8:30 p.m. show. Tix: $10-$15 (21+). 805-0134. portlandhouseofmusic.com.