Wellfleet PorchFest will host 29 different bands scattered across 16 local porches on Saturday, Aug. 28. Venues include the Wellfleet Public Library, local businesses, and private residences. Among the performers: The Cedars, Alex Brewer, the Chatham Fiddle Orchestra, Kathleen Healy, Stephen Russell, Jim Rohrer and Katie Hickey, and Thomasina Levy. There will be two sets: from 1:30 to 3 p.m. and from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Visit wellfleetporchfest.org for a full list and map. The event is free, donations welcome.
Jim Rohrer and Katie Hickey
Wellfleet Preservation Hall presents “Housing Angels in Story and Song,” a community event to benefit the Wellfleet Affordable Housing Trust, on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 5 p.m. Co-hosted by Stephen Russell and Vanessa Vartabedian, it will feature local storytellers sharing the challenges of finding year-round housing in Wellfleet. There will be music by Broadway Central, Jim Rohrer and Katie Hickey, the Beat Greens, the Narrow Land String Band, Alex Brewer, and Fred Magee. Tickets are $20 suggested donation at wellfleetpreservationhall.org.