Things To Do

'Chappaquiddick' star Jason Clarke compares Ted Kennedy to Homer Simpson

"Chappaquiddick" attempts to peel back the many layers of Ted Kennedy, offering an intimate look into the mind and soul of the late senator as he dealt with his infamous 1969 scandal. The new drama, which opens in theaters on April 6, is far from being a flattering portrayal of the...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 7:12pm

5 ways to celebrate National Beer Day in Boston

As if people needed another reason to enjoy a few brews, National Beer Day is back on April 7. The annual holiday commemorates the end of Prohibition in America thanks to the Cullen–Harrison Act, which was signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1933. If you're in...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 3:05pm

The best new food at Fenway Park for 2018

Baseball season has finally arrived, and there's no better place to catch a game than at Fenway Park. While the iconic Boston venue may be the oldest ballpark in the MLB, the home of the Red Sox always has a few new additions to check out each season, especially when it comes to the food. Fans...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 2:32pm

Here's the lineup for A Taste of Ginger 2018

Get ready to feast for a good cause when A Taste of Ginger returns this month. Now in its 14th year, the annual event gives foodies a chance to munch on tasty treats from all corners of Boston's culinary scene while raising funds for the Joslin Diabetes Center's Asian American Diabetes...

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 5:01pm

Photos: Cosplayers take over Hynes for Anime Boston 2018

Colorful cosplayers took over the Hynes Convention Center this past weekend for Anime Boston 2018. As one of the biggest anime conventions in North America, the three-day festivities bring tens of thousands of fans to the Hub each year, and has grown quite a bit since its first event in 2003. This...

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:11am

Free things to do in Boston for April 2018

While there's never a shortage of fun things happening in the Hub, events are always a bit sweeter when they don't cost a penny. As spring kicks into full gear, check out our guide to all the best free things to do in Boston for April.  5 free things to do in Boston for April...

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 9:02pm

New Balance pays tribute to Boston with limited edition shoes, apparel

New Balance is giving runners a few new ways to show off their hometown pride this spring. The Boston-based brand has unveiled a new line of offerings that pay tribute to the Hub and its iconic neighborhoods. As a part of its expanded “This Is Boston” campaign, New Balance has...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 1:52pm

5 flicks to see at Boston’s Wicked Queer film fest

Wicked Queer: The Boston LGBT Film Festival returns for its 34th edition this weekend to screen acclaimed films about queer communities from all over the world. Kicking off on March 29, the fest is set to take over a few locations, including the Brattle Theatre, the Institute of Contemporary Art...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 11:19am

Timeflies talks new EP, being back in Boston and more

The story of Timeflies starts in Somerville, way back when members Rob “Rez” Resnick and Cal Shapiro attended Tufts University. After winning the Battle of the Bands in Tufts’ plucky student cafe, their funk group opened for Ludacris at the school’s spring concert. Seven...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 11:11am

Top chefs are bringing gourmet popcorn to this Boston movie theater

Popcorn drenched in "butter" may be the quintessential snack for any film-going experience, but a Boston movie theater is putting a gourmet spin on the fan-favorite treat. ShowPlace ICON, the luxury theater that recently opened in the Seaport District, has enlisted some of the city...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm

Boston can now run on Dunkin' Donuts shoes

You can now add Dunkin' Donuts shoes to your sneaker collection. Two of the Boston area's most recognizable brands have teamed up for a special collaboration just in time for Marathon Monday. Saucony and Dunkin’ Donuts announced this week that they're launching a...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 3:33pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Bostonians can finally enjoy a weekend free of winter storms. Now that spring is in full swing, it's time to get out there and enjoy the best that the city has to offer. From conventions and comedy shows to concerts and carnivals, here are the top things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:51pm

3 things you don't want to miss at Anime Boston 2018

Get ready otakus, because Anime Boston 2018 is finally back this weekend. The three-day event is one of the biggest anime conventions in North America, routinely bringing in tens of thousands of fans to the Hub each year. From dances and costume contests to live gaming and karaoke, there's...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:54am

The ultimate guide to nightlife in Boston's Seaport District

The Seaport District has quickly become the hottest up-and-coming neighborhood in Boston. Not only does the area boast beautiful views of the Boston Harbor, but there are endless ways to have fun on any given night. From foodie destinations and rooftop bars to breweries and comedy clubs, check out...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 8:55am

Where to eat in Boston for Easter Sunday 2018

It's hard to believe it, but yes, Easter 2018 is indeed around the corner. If you're still on the hunt for a perfect spot to have brunch or dinner, we've got a few spots for you to check out — just make sure to book a reservation ahead of time. Before the Easter Bunny...

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm

When is the 2018 Boston Marathon? Start times, date and more

Now that spring has officially arrived, it's time to start getting ready for the 2018 Boston Marathon. The beloved annual race from Hopkinton to Copley Square is always a big deal in the Hub, attracting more than half a million spectators each year. However, the upcoming edition of...

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 5:06pm

New England resort from 'The Bachelor Winter Games' ordered to shut down

A luxury ski resort in New England that served as the backdrop for "The Bachelor Winter Games" is in some hot water. The Hermitage Club, located in Wilmington, Vermont, has been ordered to shut down, according to the Associated Press.  The private club is being asked...

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 3:23pm

The top 12 things to do in Boston this weekend

Don't let another snowstorm keep you from having some fun. From concerts and comedy shows to food and films, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater This modern dance company, featuring...

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 12:41pm

5 flicks to see at the 2018 Boston Underground Film Festival

See some of the world's strangest and most unusual flicks at the Boston Underground Film Festival this weekend. This "bacchanalia of sound and vision" celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2018 with another far-out lineup of screenings at the Brattle Theatre and Harvard Film Archive...

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 5:05pm

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of James Brown saving Boston

The assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, 1968, left a hole in a lot of people's hearts. When news of his death started to spread, so did a wave of riots in cities ranging from New York to Baltimore. While the country struggled to deal with this surge of social unrest, Boston was...

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 4:42pm