August Happenings in Andover & North Andover
Summer’s sailing by. But there are still lots of things to do locally. This post gives you the scoop on a Restaurant Road Trip. Some Andover & North Andover BUZZ. Plus, the latest from the Andover MBTA Communities Working Group.
ROAD TRIP BUZZ
Restaurant Road Trip
Weather looks good this weekend. So why not take a short drive north to Dracut’s Grazie Italian Restuarant. Where you can enjoy dinner on the High-on-the-Hill Deck. And feast on Acqua Pazza ☝️ (Haddock, Shrimp, Mussels & Bok Choy in a Spicy Tomato Lobster Broth). As well as, Shrimp Scampi 👇(Sauteéd Shrimp & Angel Hair Pasta in Wine & Garlic Butter Sauce).
Shrimp Scampi on the Deck
DiSH Andover August Menu
DiSH Andover releasted its August Menu. So, forget about cooking this month. And treat yourself to Prepared-for-You Sesame Ginger Chicken, Baked Scallops, Caprese Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms 👇 & more!
Caprese Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Andover Restaurant BUZZ
You’ve heard the rumors. And North Shore Magazine has confirmed that Paul LaRosa is adding Andover Village Square to his list of Dining Hot Spots. LaRosa is transforming the former Smyth & Dove Steakhouse into a sports tavern. Which will feature a Large Upstairs Bar, perfect for the Sports Enthusiast.
Former Smyth & Dove Steakhouse
Trivia Nights at Oak & Iron Brewing Company
Andover’s Hometown Brewery hosts the Dog Days of Summer Trivia Nights the next two Wednesdays. So grab a Mid-Week Cold Brew 🍺 & work your brain in the Tap Room. Starting at 6:30pm.
Oak & Iron Brewing Company
Local Leadership Expert Launches Book
Andover’s Kris Girrell launches his book, Learning to Feel, at Andover Bookstore on Saturday, August 19th. Where you can Hear Kris Speak & Get your Book Signed by the New Author. Plus, enjoy a 20 Percent Discount when you Pre-order Learning to Feel by August 15th.
Learning to Feel Book Launch
Andover Cars & Coffee
The next Andover Cars & Coffee is Sunday, August 6th. If you enjoyed last Sunday’s New England Summer Classic Car Show, then don’t miss this Sunday Morning Event. Which is held in the Parking Lot between Caffe Nero & Dunkin’.
Saturday Cars & Coffee Event
Andover MBTA Communities Focus Groups
The Andover MBTA Communities Working Group is starting to Rock-&-Roll. Officers were put in place at the last meeting . With Jennifer Lemmerman (Vice President of Public Policy at Project Bread) named Chair. Architect Jessica Randolph (Director | Project Management at SGA Boston | New York) named Vice-Chair. And Coldwell Banker Realty Andover’s Linda Lecomte named Clerk. Next step is to Get the Focus Groups in Place. If you are Interested in Participating in a Focus Group, email Linda at li***********@an*******.us.
Focus Groups Forming Soon
NORTH ANDOVER BUZZ
Have a Barbie Maniac at home? Treat them to these Pretty-in-Pink Goodies from North Andover’s The Village Studio Gifts & More. And while you are there, ask them about their Expansion Plans.
Pink Barbie Goodies
Attention Frugal Fashionistas
Head on over to North Andover’s Share the Love Consignment immediately! Because Most Items are Over 40 Percent Off! Open Saturday, 10am to 3pm.
Fasion Bargains at Share the Love
North Andover’s Makers Market
Check out the North Andover’s Makers Market this weekend. Where you will find the Work of Local Artisans like North Andover’s Kathryn Marie Designs 👇. And parking is available at the School Administration Building.
Makers Market at the Parson Barnard Barn
Christine Antonelli Art
Locals Love ❤️ the New Work 👇 by North Andover Artist Christine Antonelli. Follow her on Instagram @christineantonelliart to keep up.
Colorful Cow 🐮 by Christine Antonelli
Festival by the Sea 🌊
North Andover’s Jackie Tiueli, owner of Sōl Art & Design, is presenting her work at the Festival by the Sea on Saturday. So visit the Mixed-Media Artist at Masconomo Park in Downtown Manchesteri-by-the-Sea between 10am and 4pm.