Home
 
Choose Your City
Change City

Going Out

Catch a flight to Neverland with a flight from Aeronaut

You might not just have had a few too many if you happen to spot Tinkerbell fluttering around the Aeronaut Brewing Co.’s taproom this Sunday afternoon. The Somerville beer-meisters are hosting a special screening of 1924’s silent “Peter Pan” adaptation, with New Hampshire-based accompanist Jeff...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:31pm

A study on the art of ink at the Boston Tattoo Convention

The 16th annual Boston Tattoo Convention took over the Hynes Convention Center once again this weekend. The weekend-long event brought thousands to the Back Bay venue for the opportunity to meet (or even better — get inked by) their favorite tattoo artists from around the world. This year's special...

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 8:23pm

Hopsters makes DIY craft beer accessible to all

Whether it’s the spacious layout, the near floor-to-ceiling windows, the affable brew aficionados or the beer list which sports the affectionately named “Trump Sucks Ass” — something about Hopsters in Newton just feels like home. It’s a feeling that, according owner Lee Cooper, is not accidental.“...

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:46pm

The best poke bowls in Boston

Poke fever has finally taken Boston by storm, and the protein-packed bowls, burritos andsalads have become a new lunchtime norm. But where should you even begin? Here’s our beginners get to getting in on the raw fish revolution.Love Art SushiLocated close to Northeastern University and Berklee, the...

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:40pm

'The Illusionists' is a smorgasbord of nonstop magic

“This is a magic show for people who didn’t know they liked magic shows,” Jeff Hobson explains. With seven magicians on stage — the Anti-Conjuror, the Inventor, the Deductionist, the Escapologist, the Manipulator, the Daredevil and the Trickster (himself) — he insists not to stress if you don’t...

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:46pm

A Notorious B.I.G.-themed yoga class will pay tribute to the late icon

THEATER“Side Show”This 1997 Broadway musical tells a story too weird to be fiction: that of the British-born conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton, who went from the circus sideshow to Hollywood over the course of their singular career. Its original Broadway run garnered four Tony nominations but...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 12:20pm

7 Irish beers to celebrate with this St. Patrick's Day

Whether you're ordering a round in a pub or grabbing a six pack and heading to a parade, celebrate authentically with a beer brewed in Ireland.1. Guinness Extra Stout (7.5% ABV) - $6.99+Guinness’s iconic thick black stout beer is a worldwide favorite for a reason. Extra Stout is strong tasting...

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 10:18pm

Don’t move: your TB12 Performance Meals are en route

If you’re like us, your only prior association with Tom Brady and carrots was a daydream of the legendary quarterback morphing into a goat, then running on a treadmill toward Alex Guerrero’s outstretched hand.That aside, the union of TB12 and vegan subscription company Purple Carrot may have just...

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 4:09pm

Who will perform at the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular 2017?

The Boston Pops made major pre-summer announcements today — including the upcoming guest performers for the Pops-produced 2017 FireworksSpectacular at the DCR’s Hatch Memorial Shell."Fresh Eyes" singer-songwriter Andy Grammer and two-time Grammy winner Melissa Etheridge will join conductor Keith...

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 1:50pm

Is Dunkin Donuts' sweet and salty cold brew good?

We first spotted salted cold brew in an Instagram photo posted by a hip art director for a hip brand in L.A. The said coffee came from Rubies & Diamonds, a painfully Pinterest-perfect establishment that serves their signature Coconut Sea Salt Cold Brew topped with a cloud of coconut-whipped...

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 3:39pm

'Seinfeld Music Guy' brings humor and insight to M.I.T.

In an era of saxophone lead-ins, Jonathan Wolff’s slap bass Seinfeld theme was a true original. In a career littered with well-known scores from some of TV’s most popular sitcoms, it hardly stands alone.This Tuesday, March 7th, pick the brain of an iconic composer—the man behind the music of over...

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 12:20pm

Eat like an insider: Izzy Berdan

You want to be friends with Izzy Berdan, the creative director of Aquitaine Group and self-proclaimed “world activist.” The 39-year-old Texas native takes Bostonians on an aesthetic journey with South End staples like 500 Cinquecento, Gaslight Brasserie and Metropolis, but also brings music to...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 5:42pm

The ICA is heading to East Boston in 2018

Eastie is about to get an artistic agenda. The Institute for Contemporary Art announced that they’re heading to the Boston Shipyard and Marina with a new 15,000-square-foot extension project, expected to open summer 2018. The new East Boston space, called the Watershed, will feature a series of...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 3:24pm

Eat Pancakes at the Disco, laugh with Laurel and Hardy and more things to do in Boston this weekend

MOVIES“The Battle of the Century”: Classic Comedies of Laurel and Hardy and Buster KeatonThe Coolidge presents four classic silent comedy shorts with live musical accompaniment from Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton. Then there will be a pie-throwing contest in re-enactment of the classic pie fight...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 2:41pm

For the senseless and satirical, 'Wheel of Austen' arrives at ImprovBoston

Die-hard Jane Austen fans or those just looking for good laugh are invited to check out “Wheel of Austen” at ImprovBoston this month. The show, which is the brainchild of Producer Michelle Boncek and Director John Herman, features a wheel of Austen tropes, the Woodbridge family and plenty of...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 5:43pm

Hub Theatre Company's 'Coyote on a Fence' explores remorse behind bars

Is solitary confinement a fair punishment? How about the death penalty? What if it was for a white supremacist? What if it was for someone who was wrongly convicted? The Hub Theatre Company of Boston presents “Coyote on a Fence” by Bruce Graham, a prison drama that aims to leave audiences with...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm

William Forsythe's 'Artifact 2017' is an ode to ballet

Boston Ballet is exploring the very nature of ballet with “Artifact 2017,” a four-act work from world-renowned choreographer William Forsythe that highlights the legacy and potential of ballet.Three characters weave throughout the acts: the Man with the Megaphone, the Woman in Historical Dress and...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 3:49pm

'The Curious Incident' explores adolescence and angst with a sense of compassion

Tony-winning play “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” isn’t your typical coming-of-age story. That’s because its lead, 15-year-old Christopher, isn’t your typical teenage boy. A highly intelligent, self-declared sleuth seeking justice for his neighbor’s slain pooch, Christopher’s...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 4:54pm

Five comedians you won’t want to miss this Spring

In a town known for comedy, you’re marginally forgiven if you didn’t make it out to a stand up set this Winter. It was cold. It snowed a couple times. “Taboo” was disappointing, but you’d follow Tom Hardy into a wood chipper—you weren’t going to just not watch.This Spring, there’s no excuse. An...

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 5:01pm

The Stanley Kubrick experience that became a Boston tradition

The Museum of Fine Arts’ annual Stanley Kubrick retrospective runs for so long and has become such a Boston repertory film tradition it sometimes feels like it’s always going on, or as creepy Delbert Grady says to Jack Torrance in “The Shining” — Saturday’s closing night film — “you’ve always been...

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 5:22pm