in the Mix

5/16/2012, 8:32 a.m.
Aries Spears (Courtesy of Stacey Pokluda, SPPR Consultants).

Oh, and don’t forget to try the sweet potato fries. They are delicious and won’t break the bank. See you there!

Coming up…

Tonight, May 17, and this Friday, May 18, Aziz Ansari from NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” returns to The Wilbur with his red-hot comedy tour “An Evening of Bewilderment and Disillusion.”

The monthly networking event for urban professionals, Get Konnected! returns on May 22 with the theme “Celebrating Small Business Week: Unleashing the Entrepreneurial Spirit.” It all happens at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Connolly Center and Rooftop Garden from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Photo ID is a must at this event or you won’t be able to attend.

The 14th Annual Roxbury International Film Festival kicks off on June 13 with an opening night reception at the National Center of Afro-American Artists and runs through June 17. For more information, visit: www.roxburyinternationalfilmfestival.org.

The Citi Performing Arts Center presents Earth Wind and Fire with Full String Orchestra on June 12 at 8 p.m.

The Institute of Contemporary Art presents two favorite annual events returning this summer: “Talking Taste” featuring Boston’s best chefs as they demonstrate how to prepare their famous dishes on July 13; and “DJs on the Harbor,” returning in August with some of the country’s best DJs. For more information, visit: www.icaboston.org.

If you would like me to cover or write about your event, email me at inthemixwithcolette@gmail.com.