Things To Do

5 things you need to know about Salem's Alternative Therapies Group

If the ghosts, goblins and ghouls of Salem weren’t already freaking you out, now there’s another way to get paranoid in Witch City. Alternative Therapies Group, the third dispensary to offer recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, opened its doors to the public Saturday, reportedly...

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 12:29pm

The ultimate Boston gift guide: 5 must-have holidays gifts

As we head into the home stretch of the holiday season, the time has come to finish up all that shopping. After all, you don’t want to show up empty handed at your family’s Christmas party. If you still need some ideas, we have the perfect Boston gift guide for the Hub-loving friends...

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 10:51am

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Looking to have a bit of fun before all the stress of the holidays? We've got you covered. From ugly sweater parties to hanging tough with the Wahlbergs, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Wahlburgers Dorchester Block Party The...

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 1:47pm

5 fun things to do in Philly this week

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We've got you covered. Explore the Franklin Institute after hours, build your own bonsai tree and more. Here are 5 fun things to do in Philly this week. 5 fun things to do in Philly this week Zahav & WHYY Dinner and a Movie...

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 1:00pm

Curated legal-cannabis weekend market ahead of its time, and NY law

Is recreational marijuana legal in New York yet? Despite recent incremental steps toward decriminalization, the answer is still a resounding no. That prohibition hasn't stopped a "curated cannabis events" organization, High Daze, from announcing a pop-up market on the Lower East Side...

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 4:48pm

Yakitori Boy has so much to offer, including new private karaoke lounges

Yakitori Boy, Philadelphia's own izakaya lounge and karaoke bar has been a staple in Chinatown for years. The popular Japanese "pub" offers a vast selection of tapas style dishes, sushi and more than 30 selections of yakitori skewers of meat, seafood and vegetables. But on top of all...

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 3:34pm

The new Wawa in Philadelphia is the largest in the country

Listen up, Philly there is some exciting news. The largest Wawa in the country (yes the whole US of A) has opened its doors in Center City Philadelphia. How did we get so lucky? Instead of wondering that, head on down to 6th and Chestnut and check out all the fancy offerings at the new Wawa in...

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 3:28pm

Where to go to indulge in drinks, dishes and treats for the holidays in Philadelphia

It's the most wonderful time of the year, and that means that there are plenty of tasty drinks, dishes and treats to try around the city. Whether its something sweet, savory or a bit stronger like a nice holiday beer, Philly has so much to offer during this festive season. Here is where you can...

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 2:41pm

10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend

Looking for some fun and unique events in Philly this weekend? We've got you covered. Here are xx things to do in Philly this weekend. Bar crawl as Santa, party with the Grinch and much more. Here are 10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend.  10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:07pm

Everything you need to know about the Boston Tea Party 245th anniversary celebration

As the U.K. battles over Brexit, France struggles with protests over fuel prices and America deals with, well, everything going on in Washington these days, it’s a good time to revisit one of the most infamous incidents of the American Revolution: the Boston Tea Party. On Sunday, Dec. 16,...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:25am

Federal Donuts has launched their new holiday-inspired doughnuts

Merry Sixmas! Federal Donuts is making the holidays sweeter than ever. If this festive season wasn't already jolly enough, throw in some delicious and indulgent creations featuring dough, sprinkles and icing to truly make it the most wonderful time of the year. Here is how you can celebrate the...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:10am

Metropolitan Bakery is offering indulgent holiday treats that can be pre-ordered and picked up

Metropolitan Bakery is known in the city for their delicious and hand-crafted breads, pastries and snacks. With various spots conveniently located in different areas of Philly, this popular eatery is your one-stop shop for all holidays treats and goodies.  Metropolitan Bakery is offering...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 4:50pm

The best holiday events in Philadelphia to get you in the holly jolly spirit

Christmas is right around the corner, and although it's still not the festive holiday quite yet, Philly is still full of holly and jolly activities to prepare you for the most wonderful time of the year. Here are the best holiday events in Philadelphia to get you in the yuletide spirit. The...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 4:28pm

Philly holiday gift guide: Where to shop locally for the perfect gifts

It's shopping season Philly, and if you are looking for some of the best local gifts that the City of Brotherly Love has to offer we have got you covered. Here is the best local Philly holiday gift guide with options for anyone on your Christmas list. Philly holiday gift guide: Where to shop...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 1:12pm

Where to eat for Christmas in Boston

Between the picky eaters in the family to all that baking and cooking, the holidays can be quite the hassle. Instead of stressing over this year's feast, relax and let someone else handle kitchen duties. Check out our guide to where to you should book a reservation to celebrate Christmas in...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:41pm

The Franklin Institute is hosting a Polar Express Day and invites all of Philadelphia to hop aboard

The classic book and film "The Polar Express" is a holiday favorite for all ages, and now the Franklin Institute is allowing Philadelphians to feel like they are a part of the beloved story with their Polar Express Day this weekend.  The Franklin Institute is hosting a Polar Express...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:57pm

The spectacular Franklin Square Holiday Festival has a very special event this week

During the holiday season, Franklin Square park transforms into a magical lit-up wonderland full of festive activities, treats and of course Santa himself. This week the holiday celebrations are extra special, Mayor Jim Kenney and Councilman Mark Squilla will be overseeing the festivities for the...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 3:38pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

You don't have to wait until the weekend to have a bit of fun in the Hub. From award shows to holiday classics, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Galactic Symphony Travel to a galaxy far, far away with the help of the Berklee...

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 1:04pm

5 fun things to do in Philly this week

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We've got you covered. Test your holiday movie knowledge, enjoy some cookies and cocktails and more. Here are 5 fun things to do in Philly this week.  5 fun things to do in Philly this week  Holiday Quizzo This fun...

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 12:48pm

Shop till you drop and refuel with these amazing specials from J. Alexander's

It's the holiday season which means it's also shopping season. The top shopping destination in the greater Philadelphia area, King of Prussia Mall comes alive with shoppers looking for unique finds and the perfect presents for all of their loved ones. After shopping all day many people need...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:44pm