Singer-songwriters are highlighted at Songbirds tonight. (Photo: Oscar Keys, StockSnap)

Boxcar Songwriter Series at Songbirds
Do you like good songwriting? That’s what the Boxcar Songwriting Series is all about. Tonight’s theme is “Hometown” and features two rounds of songwriters. Performers include Ben Chapman, Cory Alan Rose, Ryan Ramey, Larry Fleet, Thomas Fountain and Stephen Busie. Tickets are just $5 at the door. More information is here. 

When: 6-8 p.m.
Where: North Stage (35 Station Street)
How much: $5

Tacos & Tequila Tuesdays at The Daily Ration
Taco lovers are invited to a new weekly event at The Daily Ration. The night features $3 Chicken Tacos, $4 Well tequila, $4 Margaritas, $12 Margarita Carafes, $5 Palomas and $14 Paloma Carafes. It’s not just a happy hour either; the specials last throughout the afternoon and into the evening.

When: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 1220 Dartmouth St.
How much: Varies