Things To Do

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

Michael Brun talks 'Positivo,' World Cup predictions and remembering Avicii

If you've tuned into Telemundo to watch the World Cup, chances are you've heard the music of Michael Brun at some point during the broadcast. The network is using "Positivo," the hit track by Brun and Colombian reggaeton singer J Balvin, as its musical anthem for this...

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 12:41pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

If you need a few ideas to spice up your workweek, we've got you covered. From superstar concerts to sushi celebrations, here are five fun things to do in Boston this week. Things to do in Boston this week Harry Styles Harry Styles is coming to Boston on Monday to serenade audiences at the...

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 3:01am

Clay Cook on jamming with John Mayer at Berklee and their mutual 'SNL'obsession

Fenway Park has always been good to Zac Brown Band, as the Grammy-winning Southern rockers usually sell out when they take over the ballpark, and even hold the record for most tickets sold by any act at the venue thanks to their 2015 tour. Aside from the enthusiastic crowds, guitarist Clay...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 10:13am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help making plans for your days off? We've got you covered. From concerts and Fenway Park to sipping special edition brews, here are all the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE A Celebration of Nelson Mandela's...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 10:12am

8 great things to do for Father's Day 2018 in Boston

Father's Day is almost here, which means it's time to make plans to celebrate the special men in our lives. From making brews with dad to treating the big guy to a delicious steak dinner, here are eight great things to do for Father's Day in Boston this year. Things to do for Father...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 3:51pm

Where to watch the World Cup in Boston

For diehard soccer fans and casual viewers alike, there’s plenty to do in the city as the World Cup in Russia approaches. From Irish sports bars to the home base for U.S. soccer fans, here’s a roundup of where to watch the World Cup in Boston in the coming weeks. It’s time to...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 8:52am

Anthony Bourdain and his love of Boston, in his own words

Like the rest of the world, Boston's culinary community was shocked to learn of Anthony Bourdain's death on Friday. The acclaimed chef, author and television personality was an inspiration to millions across the globe, and had a significant impact on many members of the Hub's food scene...

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 5:21pm

Everything you need to know about Taste of Somerville 2018

Feast on the best bites Somerville has to offer when this tasty fest returns this week. Now in its 20th year, the annual Taste of Somerville event celebrates the city's eclectic culinary and nightlife scenes with great food and drink offerings, live entertainment, family-friendly fun and more....

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 11:41am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

The work week is almost over, which means it's time to make plans for your days off. From the return of th Boston Pride Parade to boat cruises with hip-hop stars, here are all the fun things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Boston Pride...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:09pm

5 ways to make the most of Boston Pride Parade 2018 weekend

Revelers will march from Copley Square to City Hall Plaza when the Boston Pride Parade 2018 takes over this weekend. Now in its 48th year, Saturday's celebration of the LGBTQ community is the marquee event of the city's annual Pride Week festivities, which wrap up on June 10. Before the fun...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 1:36pm

Boston Chops arrives in Downtown Crossing with prime cuts, an Instagram table and more

It's taken nearly two years, but Boston Chops is finally open in Downtown Crossing. The latest venture by Boston Urban Hospitality Group's Brian Piccini and chef Chris Coombs has been an intense labor of love, as their team had to overcome a few unique challenges in order to get the space...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 11:23am

Your guide to free outdoor movies in Boston this summer

It may be blockbuster season, but who wants to be cooped up inside a dark theater for hours when you can enjoy the warm weather and catch a flick for free outside? Get the popcorn ready and check out these outdoor movies in Boston this summer. Summer outdoor movies in Boston The Coolidge at the...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:26pm

The Office trivia will take over this Cambridge restaurant

If you're an expert in all things Dunder Mifflin and know the entire script to "Threat Level Midnight" by heart, then you'll definitely want to check out this Cambridge restaurant's The Office trivia night. Brush up on your bears, beets and Battlestar Galactica because Glass...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 1:56pm

The magic of 'Motown' comes to Boston this summer

The sweet sounds of "Motown: The Musical" will take over the Boston Opera House this summer. Based on the life and successes of acclaimed music mogul Berry Gordy, the Tony-nominated production will have audiences grooving to tunes by Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, Stevie...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 1:51pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

After an extra long weekend thanks to Memorial Day, another few days of fun is right around the corner. From concerts and comedy shows to cultural and arts festivals, here are the top things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE 'A Piece of My...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 12:03pm