Things to do in Boston this week
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August is around the corner, which means time is running out to have some summer fun in the city. From parties with pups to rock concerts and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this week.

Things to do in Boston this week

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'Bachelorette: Men Tell All' Viewing Party

If you're obsessed with the "Bachelor" franchise, then head over to Hurricane's at the Garden on Monday night. "Bachelorette" star James McCoy Taylor is coming to town this week for a special viewing party, where fans can watch the "Men Tell All" special alongside the former contestant. Tickets to the event include a meet and greet with Taylor, a glass of rosé, an accoustic performance by the reality TV star, plus a rose.

 

July 30, 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Hurricane’s at the Garden, 150 Canal St., Boston, $20, eventbrite.com

'Spirited Away'

Enjoy a special screening of Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award-winning film at the Coolidge Corner Theatre on Monday night. The classic animated flick tells the tale of a young girl who gets lost in a magical world while moving to a new home with her parents, and must contend with an evil witch in order to get her mother and father back.

July 30, 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m., Coolidge Corner Theatre, 200 Harvard St., Brookline, $12.75, coolidge.org

Canine & Cocktails

What's better than mingling with dog lovers and their pooches over a few cocktails? Stop by TAMO Terrace on Tuesday night for the return of this animal-friendly event, which raises funds to benefit the Great Dog Rescue New England. Mix 104.1's Kennedy Elsey will be there with her furry friend Elvis, and guests are encouraged to bring their pooxhes to enjoy special "doggie bags," treats and more.

July 315:30 p.m.-7 p.m., TAMO Terrace at the Seaport Hotelm One Seaport Lane, Boston, $10, julycanines.eventbrite.com

Smashing Pumpkins

Get ready to rock, Boston. The Grammy-winning alt-rockers are coming to town as part of their "Shiny And Oh So Bright" tour, the band's first tour in almost two decades to include founding members Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin and James Iha. 

July 31, 7 p.m., TD Garden, 100 Legends Way, Boston, $29+, tdgarden.com

Tiki Time

Get your tiki on at the Kimpton Marlowe on Wednesday night. The Cambridge hotel is hosting a special party complete with a full pig roast, tropical cocktails, music, festive decor and more.

Aug. 1, 5 p.m.-10 p.m., Kimpton Hotel Marlowe, 25 Edwin H Land Blvd., Cambridge, $15+, eventbrite.com