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Everything you need to know for Boston Comic Con 2018

Local comic book fans are going to be pretty spoiled when Boston Comic Con 2018 takes over the Hub this summer. The annual celebration of geek culture routinely brings tens of thousands of people to town, and this year's event is shaping up to be the biggest one yet. Organizers announced this...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:54pm

When is McDonald's Global McDelivery Day 2018?

Get ready, because McDonald’s is bringing back Global McDelivery Day this month. Here's everything you need to know about the return of this popular promotion. What is McDonald's Global McDelivery Day? As the name suggests, McDelivery Day is about celebrating all the ways to have...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:53am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some ideas for how to spend your summer weekend? We've got you covered. From superstar comedy performances to beach parties and more, here are all the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Bastille Day The annual French...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 2:10pm

5 Philadelphia World Cup finals watch parties

The World Cup only comes around once every four years. Make the most of the time you have left to cheer on your team at these bashes around the city on Sunday, both indoors and out. Here are five Philadelphia World Cup finals watch parties you don't want to miss this weekend. Philadelphia...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 9:01am

6 Boston World Cup finals watch parties

The World Cup only comes around once every four years. Make the most of the time you have left to cheer on your team at these bashes around town on Sunday, both indoors and out. Here are six Boston World Cup finals watch parties you don't want to miss. Boston World Cup finals watch parties...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 8:41am

Tony Maws shares 3 tips for navigating farmers markets in Boston

On any given summer afternoon, you'll likely find Tony Maws shopping for fresh produce at farmers markets in Boston, Cambridge or Somerville. The James Beard Award-winning chef behind Craigie on Main and the Kirkland Tap & Trotter is a big fan of farmers markets for many several...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 10:02am

Marcus Samuelsson talks OZY Fest, Anthony Bourdain and his new travel series

Immigrants are a necessity in the culinary world, especially in the U.S. Just ask James Beard award winner, acclaimed author and fan-favorite "Chopped" judge Marcus Samuelsson, an Ethiopian-born, Swedish-raised chef and restaurateur who's been making his mark on America...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 4:54pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Summer fun in Boston doesn’t end on the Fourth of July. Keep your evening schedule jam-packed this week with these exciting events. Here’s your guide to the best things to do in Boston this week, ranging from Monday-night wrestling to a Lauryn Hill show.  Things to do in Boston...

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 3:01pm

Everything you need to know about Boston Pizza Festival 2018

City Hall Plaza will be a pizza lovers paradise this weekend when the Boston Pizza Festival 2018 kicks off on Saturday afternoon. After a successful debut in 2017, the all-you-can-eat, two-day fest is back and bigger than ever. Here’s everything you need to know for this year’s Boston...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 2:55pm

The best things to do in Boston for the 4th of July

Still need plans for Independence Day? We've got you covered. From "Hamilton"-themed sing-alongs to patriotic parades and more, here's your guide to the best things to do in Boston for the 4th of July this year. Things to do in Boston for the 4th of July 'Hamilton' sing-...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 3:59pm

Boston Pops 4th of July fireworks: Start time, show info and where to watch

There's no better way to celebrate Independence Day in the Hub than at the annual Boston Pops 4th of July fireworks show and concert. The iconic festivities, which draws crowds numbering in the hundreds of thousands each year, have also become a national event thanks to television broadcasts...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 2:21pm

5 free things to do in Boston this month, July 2018

July is upon us, which means the lazy days of summer are in full swing. Make the most of the season–without breaking the bank–with these fun and free things to do in Boston this month. Free things to do in Boston this month Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular Spend the 4th of July with...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 12:49pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Whether you like to boogie down or laugh out loud, there are plenty of ways to have fun around the city. From parties with pups to dancing in the streets, here are all the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Andy Mann Stop by the New...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 6:18pm

Pedro Martinez talks feasting at Fenway, renewed Red Sox-Yankees rivalry and more

Fans will get a chance to "Feast with 45" at Fenway Park when Pedro Martinez's charity food fest returns for its second year this weekend. Mayor Marty Walsh, former Red Sox greats Jason Varitek and Tim Wakefield, Celtics star Al Horford and more will join Martinez and his wife...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 3:46pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

You don't have to wait until the weekend in order to have some fun around the city. From Sam Smith taking over the TD Garden to parties with pooches and more, here are all the best things to do in Boston this week. Things to do in Boston this week An Evening with Peter Gammons & Ken...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 8:33am

Where to get $1 oysters in Boston this summer

Oysters are a quintessential East Coast summertime treat and, considering their aphrodisiac properties, they’re an ideal food to share on a date. Luckily, these local bars and restaurants are serving up oysters at low prices. Here’s where to get $1 oysters in Boston, Cambridge and...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 4:45pm

A chef's guide to exploring Martha's Vineyard

Since there's so much to see and do during the busy summer months, visiting Martha's Vineyard can be overwhelming at times. Luckily, chef Erin Clarke, who's launching a new expanded menu at Alchemy in Edgartown this weekend, is happy to help out by providing some insight into the island....

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 1:11pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

The moment we've waited all year for is almost here: summer officially arrives this weekend. Now that the warm weather is kicking into full gear, it's time to make the most of the season. From disco dance parties to rocking concerts, here's your guide to all the best things to do in...

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 9:02am

Joel McHale talks Gronk, 'Fortnite' and why he loves working with Netflix

While watching his Seahawks lose to the Patriots in the 2015 Super Bowl definitely stung, that hasn't stopped Joel McHale from falling in love with New England. Between stand-up tours and filming in Boston for "Ted," the actor and comedian has spent a lot of time in the region over...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:51am

5 dishes you have to try at Chefs in Shorts 2018

Culinary stars from across the city will once again gather at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center to grill up a storm when Chefs in Shorts returns this weekend. Now in its 21st year, the annual outdoor celebration is an evening of tastings featuring libations and food from dozens...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 1:03pm