SCOUT PICKS: 1/16/15-1/18/15

scout picks

Friday, 1/16
Somerville Idol
9:30 p.m., Free
East End Grille
118 Broadway
We mentioned it last week and we’re going to mention it again–it’s not every day that you get to find a Somerville Idol. The next installment of this talent-seeking competition is here! Grab a bite and a drink and settle in to judge others on something you probably can’t do yourself. Remember: Audience accounts for 50 percent of the vote!

Saturday, 1/17
ONCE in Valhalla 5
7 p.m., $125
Cuisine en Locale
156 Highland Ave.
Cuisine en Locale is doing it again: They’re bringing a traditional Norse feast right to our door. Indulge yourself with a seemingly endless feast fit only for the gods.

Sunday 1/18
Ottoman Impressions: A Musical Voyage to Turkey with Burcu Gülec
4-6 p.m., $13 suggested donation
Arts at the Armory
191 Highland Ave.
The sounds of Turkey are influenced by an assortment of cultures, both in the east and in the west. Vocalist Burcu Gülec will make you melt with the sounds of her native country.