Be a bridge-builder.
West Bridge Opens
What: Chef Matthew Gaudet (Brasserie Jo, Aquitaine) channels his classic French training into a rustic loft space serving elevated bistro bites like crispy pig’s head, whole roasted turbot, and buffalo’ed sweetbreads.
Why: Cool off with a reserve rose or a Cloister (gin, yellow chartreuse, grapefruit, lemon) on the 40-seat patio.
When: Daily, 5:30 p.m.-1 a.m.
Where: 1 Kendall Sq., Cambridge (617-945-0221).
Sip the Rainbow
What: Toast four decades of the local LGBTQ movement with colorful homages like the Wisdom (Grey Goose pear vodka, coconut water, pineapple essence), created by The Ki Bar’s Alejandro Alvarez.
Why: Get your first glimpse of photo retrospective Pride: 40 Years of Protest & Celebration.
When: Thru June 30. Opening night, Fri., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Boston Center for Adult Education, 122 Arlington St., Back Bay (617-267-4430). Tickets ($10) online at bcae.org.
Best of Bliss Opens
What: Need your Fat Girl Slim or Head-to-Glow fix? The new mini-sanctuary offers the spa’s most popular services (including waxing) inside the Patrice Vinci Salon (we love beauty multi-tasking).
Why: DailyCandy readers receive a complimentary 30-minute massage (reg. price, $65) with the purchase of a Fabulous Facial; mention DailyCandy when booking.
When: Mon., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tues., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wed.-Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Massage offer good thru May 23.
Where: 91 Newbury St., Back Bay (617-267-1900).
Superhero Brunch at Blue Inc.
What: Avenge anemic breakfasts with hulking platters of red velvet French toast; sausage, egg and cheese sliders; and a fried-chicken BLT served by cape-wearing staff.
Why: Feel superhuman again with the hangover-fighting Kryptonians Delight (gin, green chartreuse, mint, lime, Kryptonite).
When: Ongoing. Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 131 Broad St., Financial District (617-261-5353).
Photo: Courtesy of West Bridge