Tonight, Kensington will again celebrate Third Thursday, with Old Town businesses staying open to offer deals and host events.
From 5 to 8 p.m., you can duel with a chessmaster, save money on dinner, hear live poetry and score a free cupcake. Here are a few of the deals and events available:
- Kensington Row Bookshop is hosting chess master Allan Savage, who will battle multiple opponents at the same time. Feel free to drop in any time between 5 and 8 p.m. to play a game against Savage.
- Two Pears Cafe will host an open-mic night from 6 to 8 p.m., inviting one and all to take the stage and show off their talents.
- Itsy Bitsy Bakery is offering a free cupcake with each $5 purchase.
- Frankly ... Pizza will be on hand, serving fresh-baked pizza on the street.
Other restaurants and shops are also offering deals tonight, and you can learn more about the event on its Facebook page.