We’re heading into the home stretch of summer, so leave the Netflix binges for the inevitable winter snow days and have some fun out of the house this week. From a “Game of Thrones” night at Fenway Park to funky free parties, here are the best things to do in Boston this week.
Things to do in Boston this week
‘Rick & Morty’-themed trivia
You don’t need to travel through the multiverse in order to find an awesome “Rick & Morty”-themed event to enjoy this week. Head over to Back Bay Social on Monday for a special trivia night in honor of the fan-favorite Adult Swim series. Prizes and burger specials will be on hand, but don’t expect any Szechuan sauce.
Aug. 20, 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Back Bay Social, 867 Boylston St., Boston, free, $21+, backbaysocialclub.com
Ultimate White Party
Just because it’s Monday doesn’t mean the party has to stop. Head over to the Grand for its I Love Monday series featuring TriAngels. This week’s installment is an ultimate white party theme, so wear your best white outfit for free entry.
Aug. 20, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., The Grand, 58 Seaport Blvd., Suite 300, Boston, free, 21+, thegrandboston.com
‘Game of Thrones’ Night
A bit of Westeros is coming to Fenway Park on Tuesday. The Red Sox are hosting a special “Game of Thrones” night as they take on the Cleveland Indians. Fans who purchase the special ticket package will receive a “K” Slayer Chris sale bobblehead, featuring the Boston star decked out like Jaime Lannister, plus the chance to snap a photo while sitting on the Dragonstone Throne, as well as see a map table of Westeros.
Aug. 21, 5 p.m., Fenway Park, 4 Jersey St., Boston, redsox.com/got
Christopher Wilkins and the Boston Landmarks Orchestra will celebrate the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein with a special show on Wednesday night. The festivities will include dance performances by Boston Ballet II, Peter DiMuro’s Public Displays of Motion and more.
Aug. 22, 7 p.n., Hatch Memorial Shell, 47 David G Mugar Way, Boston, free, landmarksorchestra.org
After rocking out at Boston Calling earlier this year, the beloved ‘90s band is back in town for a gig at Royale on Wednesday night. Belly recently released “Dove,” their first album in more than two decades.
Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Royale Nightclub, 279 Tremont St., Boston, $32+, royaleboston.com