Two special events will add to this weekend's "Historically Hip" Lewiston Jazz Festival.
•Hops-N-Vines is throwing a Mardi Gras-inspired party on Friday and Saturday nights. The upscale lounge will be decorated for the occasion and feature themed drink specials, fresh gumbo and live music. Ray and Melissa Barry, a husband and wife duo from Lewiston, will perform from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. on Friday. Pammy and the Dust Bunny, a father-daughter duo from Lewiston, take the stage from 9 p.m. until midnight on Saturday.
Hops-n-Vines is located at 490 Center St.
•Lewiston Music is hosting a meet-and-greet with the Jazz Fest headliners.
Following Friday's 8 p.m. performance by Hilario Duran's Latin Jazz Band with Jane Bunnett and Saturday's 8 p.m. show with Kurt Elling, the musicians will be at Lewiston Music's front porch parking lot area signing copies of their albums, which will be available for purchase at the music store.
Lewiston Music is located at 105 Center St., across from the Jazz Festival's Fourth and Center streets main stage.