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Andy Grammer on fatherhood and how Isaac Newton influences his songs

Andy Grammer, the multi-platinum hit maker behind "Honey, I'm Good" and "Fresh Eyes," brings his feel-good pop sounds to Boston for this year's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular. The 33-year-old singer-songwriter will rock out with "Hamilton" star...

Monday, July 3, 2017 - 7:26pm

10 ways to celebrate the Fourth of July in Boston

Boston may not be known as the bagel or all-night subway capital of the country, but it’s pretty hard to find a better place to celebrate the Fourth of July than Boston, the Cradle of Liberty. We’ve got you covered for the best ways to enjoy the long weekend and celebrate this country...

Monday, July 3, 2017 - 7:19pm

Here are the dates for Boston's 'Open Newbury Street'

Ditch the crowded sidewalks as “Open Newbury Street” returns to Back Bay on several Sundays throughout the summer. A huge chunk of the road, known as a locus for high-end retail stores and restaurants, will be shut down to drivers from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 23, August 13 and...

Monday, July 3, 2017 - 8:32am

Best beaches near Boston to beat the crowds

Nothing says summer like heading to the beach and dipping your toes in the sand, but sometimes the crowds at beaches near Boston can be anything but relaxing. Here’s a roundup of our favorite secret beaches sure to help you ditch the crowds this summer. Bound Brook Island Beach —...

Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 7:48am

Party like the one percent at The Social Register in Boston's Seaport

Channel your inner Boston Brahmin and party like the elite at the Seaport District's newest nightlife offering, The Social Register. Located at the Aloft Boston Seaport hotel across the street from Lawn on D, the restaurant and lounge is the latest venture from Ed Brooks and...

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 9:03am

Say au revoir to Matisse with Night Shift Brewing at the MFA

The father of Fauvism will be celebrated in grand style on July 8 as “Matisse in the Studio” ends its three-month run at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. The collection includes works of various mediums from Henri Matisse, the early twentieth century French artist known for his...

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:59pm

Try rare brews at Boston's Copenhagen Beer and Music Festival

Prepare for a Scandinavian invasion as the Copenhagen Beer and Music Festival heads back to Boston this fall. More than 45 breweries, hailing almost exclusively from Nordic nations and the U.S., will flood into City Hall for three total shows on September 22 and 23. Tickets are already available...

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:05pm

Watch 'Dunkirk' outside at Boston's Copley Square on July 4

Are you too hyped about Christopher Nolan’s much-anticipated "Dunkirk" to wait until it hits theaters nationwide? You’re in luck: the film’s Prologue Experience Tour is coming to Boston on July 4, where the public can get a taste of the film’s unique cinematic...

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 11:35am

Harpoon Brewery now has an outdoor 'Keg Yard'

Boston has a ton of great places to drink outdoors, and now you can add Harpoon Brewery to the list. The Seaport staple recently unveiled its newest attraction, a bare bones beer garden dubbed the "Keg Yard." Located right outside the brewery's beer hall, local IPA lovers will be...

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 11:24am

Nestea brings Tiny House tour, free tastings to Boston Harborfest

The Tiny House craze is coming to Boston this weekend, courtesy of the folks at Nestea. The tea mavens are touring the country with a custom built mini home to hype up the brand's focus on a "less is more" philosophy. After recently debuting in New York City, the Tiny House is...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 2:51pm

Pepe's Pizza brings back its signature pie to Boston

New York City may be the pizza capital of the country, but New England has been giving the Big Apple a run for its money over the years thanks in no small part to Pepe's Pizza. Since opening on New Haven's Wooster Street way back in 1925, Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana has earned legions...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 2:40pm

Your complete guide to hopping around the Boston Harbor Islands

Nix’s Mate, Little Brewster and Spectacle might sound like nifty microbrew handles, but those are just three of several islands dotting Boston’s harbor. These islands were a part of city life and commerce, but are now a section of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, the...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:48pm

5 fun takes on hot dogs to try around Boston

Think kosher is the fanciest a hot dog can get? Not quite, as these Boston restaurant offerings certainly win best dressed. With Fourth of July on the horizon, many people will be grilling up classic American meats like the good old frank. Move over mustard and ketchup and make way for aiolis and...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 4:55pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

MOVIES Beatriz at Dinner Salma Hayek stars as a Beatriz, a saintly practitioner of alternative medicine, in this socio-political black comedy. When her car breaks down after making a house call in a (very) posh neighborhood, her client awkwardly invites her to stay for a business dinner party....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 4:39pm

'Bizarre Foods' host Andrew Zimmern tours Boston's food scene

Andrew Zimmern checked out Boston’s booming food scene this week, but it doesn’t look like any bizarre meals were on the menu. The “Bizarre Foods” host is in town filming episodes for his upcoming series “The Zimmern List,” which recently green lit by the Travel...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 4:51pm

Leslie Odom Jr. hints at a 'Hamilton' surprise during Boston's July 4 show

After bringing down the house at Symphony Hall earlier this year, Leslie Odom Jr. will once again team up with the Boston Pops for this year's star-studded Fourth of July show. “It’s one of those things that can really bring a tear to your eye as a performer,” the former...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 4:30pm

You can now order McDonald's delivery on UberEATS in Boston

Rejoice local Big Mac lovers and French fries fans! UberEATS is now offering McDonald's delivery in the Boston area. Beginning Monday, June 26, you can skip the drive-through and satisfy your fast food cravings using Uber's popular app and online platform for delivering meals. A total of...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 2:11pm

Yotel brings tiny luxury, rooftop lounge to the Seaport

The Seaport, Boston’s epicenter of innovation in technology and business, just became home to Yotel, a futuristic, technology-driven hotel. Opened last week, the neighborhood’s latest luxury offering is already booking guests for its 326 cabins. The London-based hotel chain is known...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 1:48pm

Cambridge’s Story Space turns 25

For the past 25 years, Camrbidge's Story Space has created a platform for storytellers of all kinds to share their work to a receptive and respectful audience. “Brother Blue and his wife Ruth started this back in 1992,” says Story Space organizer Mike Cohen. “They created a...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 1:42pm

Bill Burr, Gronk and more roast Big Papi at the House of Blues

On Thursday night, the House of Blues was filled to the brim with stars and comedians, who gathered for the Roast of David Ortiz. Celebrity guests ranging from Canton comic Bill Burr to "Avengers" actor Anthony Mackie took turns dishing out biting jokes on Big Papi ahead of his number...

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 1:06pm