PARTY ON THE BLOCK. Saturday, Aug. 3, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Cabot Street, Beverly. A block of Cabot Street will be closed for guests to walk around, meet up with friends, listen to live music and enjoy street food as part of Beverly Main Streets’ new free street party, THE BLOCK. Beer and wine will be sold at DRINK, a pop-up street bar located in the middle of the festivities. 978-922-8558 or www.beverlymainstreets.org.
MAYOR’S NIGHT OUT. Monday, Aug. 5, 5 to 7 p.m., Salem. A group of 30 to 40 guests will visit three different establishments on Bridge Street Neck for food and drinks, with the last stop at The Black Lobster where an awards ceremony for the Bridge Street Neck Pride Contests will take place. Tickets for Mayor’s Night Out are available at the Salem Chamber of Commerce for $20 per person; cash bar available. Details and tickets available at 978-744-0004.
FREE FUN FRIDAY. Friday, Aug. 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wenham Museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Free admission to the Wenham Museum as part of the “Free Fun Friday” program, created by the Highland Street Foundation. Parking is free but limited; carpooling encouraged. 978-468-2377; wenhammuseum.org.
LIFE ON A SALTWATER FARM: PAINE HOUSE TOURS FOR 17TH-CENTURY SATURDAYS. Saturday, Aug. 3, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Greenwood Farm, Jeffrey’s Neck Road, Ipswich. Tour the 1694 Paine House at Greenwood Farm, the site of 250 years of family farming. Explore trails through the pastureland and salt marsh; open daily, sunrise to sunset. $8 adults, free for children 12 and under (free to Trustees members). 978-356-4351, ext. 4049, or email@example.com.
WHIPPLE HOUSE TOURS FOR 17TH-CENTURY SATURDAYS. Saturday, Aug. 3, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ipswich Museum, 54 S. Main St., Ipswich. Tour the 1677 Whipple House and see the authentic reproduction of the 1657 Knight House. $7/nonmembers, free/members.
CLAFLIN-GERRISH-RICHARDS HOUSE TOURS FOR 17TH-CENTURY SATURDAYS. Saturday, Aug. 3, 11:30 a.m., Wenham Museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Tour Wenham Museum’s 17th century Claflin-Gerrish-Richards House and discover how New England families lived from the first period to the Victorian era. Nonmember admission, $8/adults, $6/children. 978-468-2377; wenhammuseum.org.