Motif’s 5 Event Picks of the Week: July 20 – July 26

Thru July 24

Harold & Maude, 2nd Story Theatre, 28 Market St, Warren. Rebelling against the privileged life prescribed for him, 19-year-old Harold develops an inexplicably deep and intimate bond with the eccentric 79-year-old Maude, who teaches him that life is the most precious gift of all. 2ndstorytheatre.com

July 20 – 24

111th Annual St. Mary’s Feast: Twenty food vendors selling Italian sausage and peppers, Italian fried dough, cannoli, fried calamari, raw bar and other deliciousness. Non-stop live entertainment will crescendo with a 5k and a fireworks display! Knightville, Cranston. stmarysfeast.com

July 21

92 PRO-FM Presents, Melanie Martinez: Martinez is an unforgettable 20-year-old artist from New York. A stunning and provocative singer, songwriter and visual presence. 8pm, Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel, 76 Washington St, PVD. lupos.com

July 22 – 24

38th Annual South County Hot Air Balloon Festival: Hot air balloons, crafts, music, catch and release fishing, food and carnival rides all weekend. Also featuring a Friday evening concert, Saturday night fireworks and the Official RI State BBQ Championship. URI Athletic Fields, Rt 138, Kingston. southcountyballoonfest.com

July 23 – 24

Rock the Block 2016: Headliners and strong supporting local bands will entertain for two days, along with a fierce battle of the bands. Great music along with food, beer, amusement rides and vendors. 11am, Pierce Stadium, East Providence. rocktheblock2016.com