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Arts & Entertainment

How to Celebrate the Fourth of July in Boston

Fourth of July in Boston is a well-celebrated holiday, no matter if you’re having a barbecue with your friends and family or heading downtown for the […]

News

The South End Open Market Is Dead

After 13 years’ worth of summer Sundays and an acrimonious divorce, the South End Open Market is closing shop. The market was supposed to move to […]

Restaurants

SoWa Returns This Spring with Saturday Hours

Fun-day isn’t relegated to Sundays this spring. The SoWa Open Market kicks off its 14th season later this month, and the popular Sunday hang is […]

Arts & Entertainment

The South End Open Market Is Winding Down with a Live Graffiti Party

The last South End Open Market of the year is happening this weekend, but not without a grand sendoff. As it winds down on Sunday, there […]

Arts & Entertainment

Photos from the New* South End Open Market at Ink Block

* In case you missed it, the artisanal market formerly known as SoWa Sundays is now two separate markets. The organizers of the market you knew […]

Arts & Entertainment

Photos from the New* SoWa Open Market

* In case you missed it, the artisanal market formerly known as SoWa Sundays is now two separate markets. The organizers of the market you knew […]

Arts & Entertainment

The SoWa Versus South End Open Market Separation, Explained

Despite gray skies and the occasional drizzle, crowds flocked to the South End on Sunday for the first day of both the South End Open Market […]

Arts & Entertainment

The 2016 South End Open Market Kicks Off May 1

It’s that time of year again, when Sunday routines transform from Netflix binge-induced comas into sunny days of strolling up and down aisles of handmade goods […]

Arts & Entertainment

Photos from SoWa’s 2015 Halloween Costume Contest

It was a dreary Sunday that would keep less adventurous souls indoors—but not the SoWa crowd. During the last open market of the year, vendors braved […]

News

South End Open Market Plans to Thrive Beneath I-93 Overpass

Yesterday, in response to the Globe‘s report that the two parties comprising the South End cultural phenomenon known as SoWa would split at the end of […]

News

Oh Man, SoWa Is Going to Suck in 2017

There are few better ways to spend a Sunday morning in Boston, specifically in the summer and early-autumn months, than traipsing around SoWa, food truck […]

Arts & Entertainment

Illuminus, Boston’s First Nuit Blanche, Will Light Up SoWa on October 25

Nuit Blanche is coming to Boston. What began as an all-night public arts festival in Paris in 2002 has since become an annual tradition that’s […]

Restaurants

Anatomy of Mei Mei’s Cheesy Frito Pie

Last year, Anthony Bourdain found himself in hot water after he insulted Santa Fe’s Five & Dime General Store’s Frito Pie on an episode of […]

Restaurants

Eight Frozen Treats to Help You Cool Off This Summer

Summertime is here, which means it’s time to explore Boston’s glut of great frozen desserts. Here are eight amazing ways to cool off this summer.

Wellness

A Healthy SoWa Food Truck Guide

SoWa Open Market is back, and with it comes an impressive array of food trucks that will please every palate. And while fried food is common vehicular […]