Home
 
Choose Your City
Change City

Magic meets day drinking at this Harry Potter convention

It’s been nearly two decades since J.K. Rowling first introduced us to the world of witchcraft and wizardry, but thanks to the never-ending output of films, spinoffs, plays and more, Harry Potter mania is still as fervent as ever. Although Muggles can’t get Ph.D.s in potions from...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 3:47 PM

Keith Lockhart on why the Boston Pops are more important now than ever

For over a century, the Boston Pops have enchanted music lovers of all ages with their ability to combine orchestral classics with modern tastes. Thanks to upcoming performances by a “Hamilton” favorite and other superstars like Queen Latifah and Ben Folds, this season is shaping up to...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 11:55 AM

Dennis Lehane on missing Boston, Megyn Kelly and more

"Mystic River" and "Gone Baby Gone" author Dennis Lehane has mastered the art of crafting a story set in the Boston area. However, for his upcoming 14th novel, "Since We Fell," the acclaimed author is trying something a little different. In Lehane's latest...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 8:57 AM

McDonald’s brings 'crafted' recipes to Massachusetts

The culinary world is obsessed with all things craft these days, and now McDonald’s is getting in on the movement with its new “signature” sandwich series. The famed fast-food joint is looking to revamp its menu to meet the needs of hungry Millennials, which is why it’s...

Monday, May 8, 2017, 1:32 PM

The gang's all here in first poster for 'Will & Grace' revival

In a world where the "Power Rangers" are back on the big screen, "Jumanji" is getting a reboot and even "Roseanne" is making a comeback, it's no surprise that the groundbreaking, late-'90s sitcom "Will & Grace" is gearing up for a revival of its...

Friday, May 5, 2017, 4:53 PM

5 things to know for Night Shift Brewery's Springfest

If you aren’t nursing a hangover from your Cinco de Mayo celebration, head over to Night Shift Brewery for the launch of Springfest this weekend. The ever-popular Everett craft brewery is going all out for the debut of its new event, which kicks off on Saturday morning. The full day of...

Friday, May 5, 2017, 4:24 PM

Don't expect 'Game of Thrones' mania to end any time soon

The world of Westeros is about to get a lot bigger. According to Variety, HBO has plans for multiple “Game of Thones” spinoffs in the works, and has already signed four writers to get these projects into shape. The premium cable network has enlisted the help of “Kong: Skull...

Friday, May 5, 2017, 10:41 AM

Boston commencement 2017: Oprah and the 5 speeches you can't miss

Get ready because graduation season is about to kick off in Boston, which means the city will be flooded with caps, gowns and a ton of proud parents. The list of 2017 commencement speakers is pretty stacked, as everyone from Oprah Winfrey to Hillary Clinton is coming to town to send off our local...

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 7:03 PM

Chris Evans comes to Jimmy Kimmel's defense after tearful monologue

As usual, Captain America isn’t backing down from a fight, this time with former congressman Joe Walsh. Boston’s very own superhero Chris Evans is clapping back at the ex-representative from Illinois over his extremely insensitive tweet about Jimmy Kimmel’s recent heart-wrenching...

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 12:45 PM

Gisele Bündchen shows off Tom Brady's sweet side

Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen continue to be the cutest couple in New England. The retired runway icon took to Instagram on Thursday morning to share a heartwarming photo courtesy of her five-time Super Bowl champion husband. While we’re still a week away from Mother’s Day, that didn...

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 11:32 AM

The jokes on Big Papi at this star-studded roast

David Ortiz has one more big event planned before wrapping up his seemingly never-ending retirement tour. Big Papi and his pals are taking over the House of Blues this summer for a night of laughs, partying and more for a once-in-a-lifetime roast that you won’t be able to catch on Comedy...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 4:27 PM

Bowl with 'Brady Bunch' star Christopher Knight

Peter Brady, a.k.a. “Brady Bunch” icon Christopher Knight, returns to the Boston area this week to host the 9thannual Journey Forward Vegas Casino Night. The star-studded event, which also features an appearance by Bay State boxing legend Micky Ward, is the biggest fundraiser of the...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 2:21 PM

Celebrate May the 4th with these ‘Star Wars’ events

Calling all Rebel scum and scruffy-looking nerf herders: you’re favorite holiday has returned. While the release of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is still many months away, fans can get their fix of this far, far away galaxy right here in Boston for the annual May the 4th celebration...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1:58 PM

Going ‘Big’ with Jay Oakerson in Boston

It’s a pretty good time to be Big Jay Oakerson these days.   The Philadelphia native is packing in comedy clubs across the country thanks to his packed schedule of touring, radio shows and other projects. In addition to hosting the insanely popular “Legion of Skanks”...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1:25 PM

Get gold medal fit with Aly Raisman in Boston this weekend

Take your workouts up a notch and help out a good cause at the Jimmy Fund Fit Fest this weekend. The Boston-based non-profit organization is once again teaming up with Reebok for a full day of fun and exercises to help out the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Those breaking a sweat are in for a treat...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 4:33 PM

5 spicy margaritas to sip in Boston for Cinco de Mayo

Put a spicy twist on your Cinco de Mayo celebration by trying one of these drinks with kick. Since sipping on tequila wasn’t already painful enough, local margarita masters are dialing up the Scoville scale with their cocktail creations. Here are five you have to try this weekend. 1. Lolita...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 1:14 PM

5 do's and don'ts for apartment hunting in Boston

Apartment hunting in the city is no easy task, especially if you’re looking for a place to hang your hat at the last minute. Who has time to sift through all those listings and paperwork? Luckily, Brookline-based real estate agent Keith Florian is here with five essential do’s and...

Monday, May 1, 2017, 4:56 PM

Tom Cotter’s got talent

New England’s Tom Cotter is back at his old stomping grounds for a pair of nights in the Seaport this weekend. The "America’s Got Talent" alum is ready to get rowdy with local comedy fans, and can’t wait to be back in Patriots nation.  "I love...

Friday, April 28, 2017, 6:06 PM

Concerts in the Courtyard returns to the MFA this summer

Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts is here to spice up your Wednesday nights this summer. The MFA announced earlier this week that its popular Concerts in the Courtyard series will be back in 2017. The weekly outdoor music bashes are set to return on July 5 with a performance by Buffy Sainte-Marie...

Friday, April 28, 2017, 1:20 PM

Foxtrot over to the Roaring Twenties Lawn Party on Castle Hill

Summer is sadly still a few months away, but you may want to get a head start on fine-tuning your foxtrot. Boston Swing Central and the Trustees of Reservations are bringing the popular Roaring Twenties Lawn Party back to Castle Hill at the Crane Estate this August. Two days of flapper fun are in...

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 4:41 PM