Going Out

10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend

We know you’re waiting to see what happens with Florence, but, if you decide to head outdoors, we’ve got you covered. Here is all the info on  Drake, comedians, punks from Canada and Detroit, family fare and more fun things to do in Philly this weekend. Things to do in Philly this...

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 1:17pm

The Trans Wellness Conference returns to Philly with a focus on the future

The Mazzoni Center – this city’s primary caretaking and guidance facility for the LGBTQ community – wants you to know that it is listening. When it comes to this week's Trans Wellness Conference, now in its 17th year, Mazzoni’s brain trust paid attention to what the 7,...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:07pm

Nick Offerman to talk shop at CraftBoston Friday

Manliest manly man Nick Offerman is in town to play Ignatius Reilly in the Huntington Theatre’s “The Confederacy of Dunces,” and will speak with fellow woodworking and breakfast enthusiasts at CraftBoston Holiday's Friday talk titled “Sawdust and Mirth." He'll...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 11:13am

New York foodies rejoice! Smorgasburg is officially back

It finally started to feel like spring in the Big Apple as New Yorkers got the go-ahead from the weather to leave their apartments and enjoy the wildly popular open-air food market Smorgasburg on its opening day. Located along the Williamsburg waterfront, and nestled right between some glossy high-...

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 8:15pm

Where to celebrate the Holi Festival in NYC

Tomorrow marks the first night of the month-long Hindu celebration the Holi festival. This festival of color signifies Spring’s victory over Winter and is most widely celebrated in India. But as New Yorkers know, we never pass up a chance to party! Here are some of the best places for you to...

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 1:18pm

Starting a ‘Riot’ with Yo La Tengo

The highly influential and consistently great New Jersey band, Yo La Tengo, will be releasing their highly anticipated new album “There’s a Riot Goin’ On” on March 16th. “Riot” is their first album of all original material in five years and finds them exploring...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 5:02am

Catching up with Robert Randolph

Robert Randolph is a bonafide guitar hero. Considered by many as the Jimi Hendrix of the pedal steel guitar, he has taken an instrument that is usually reserved for weepy country music ballads and rips it up with the best of them.   Accompanied by his Family Band, Randolph’s music...

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 10:14am

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