The Optimist is taking advantage of the warmer weather by hosting a patio party on Saturday, April 20. For $17, guests can enjoy an authentic, Louisiana-style crawfish boil prepared by Executive Chef Adam Evans. Drink specials include New Orleans-style punches for $8 and $5 pints of the specially brewed cask of “Hoptimist” from Red Hare Brewing Company. The festival kicks off at 3 p.m. with live music from singer/songwriter Justin Borgman. Stefan Cashwell performs at 7 p.m.