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17 Dance Parties, Protests, Poetry Readings and More to Mark Juneteenth in Boston

You can honor Juneteenth, the anniversary of the day in 1865 when the last group of enslaved people in the United States were freed following […]

City Life

Boston’s Gala Season That Never Was

For  30 years, I’ve covered Boston’s social scene, writing about the black-tie galas, luncheons, dinner dances, fashion shows, and fundraisers that make up what I’ve […]

Arts & Entertainment

Celebrate Chinese New Year 2020 with These Boston Events

Lunar New Year Celebration at the Museum of Fine Arts What better way to ring in the Year of the Rat than with free admission […]

City Life

Heading to First Night 2020? Here’s What You Need to Know

Ice sculptures, fireworks, music, and merriment. First Night, Boston’s annual New Year’s Eve spectacular, will bring the goods once again on December 31, attracting crowds […]

Arts & Entertainment

Here’s a First Look at the Seaport Skating Rink, Open Now

Get ready for your holiday cheer levels to reach an all-time high: The snow has fallen, the holiday lights are ablaze, and the Seaport ice […]

Arts & Entertainment

Sharpen Your Skates: An Ice Skating Rink Is Coming to the Seaport

Update, 12/5: The Seaport skating rink is now officially open. Click here to read the latest. If you’re queuing up your holiday playlist the second […]

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13 Must-See Halloween Events in Boston 2019

Frog Pond Pumpkin Float: Move over, Charlie Brown—it’s a night that will put any great pumpkin to shame. This annual family-friendly event calls on Bostonians […]

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Check Out the Peabody Essex Museum’s New Wing—For Free!

This month, the Peabody Essex Museum debuts its long-awaited, 40,000 square foot new wing—and if you pay it a visit opening weekend, you’ll get to […]

Arts & Entertainment

Want to Visit One of Massachusetts’ Museums for Free? September 21 Is Your Day

Ever wanted to play with an antique typesetting machine, check out some women-made fiber art, or visit the largest private collection of Russian icons in […]

Life & Style

Your 2019 Ultimate Holiday Venue Guide

While the festivity and cheer of the holiday season may seem far away, September is the busiest month for booking party venues. Set the stage […]

Arts & Entertainment

Seven Can’t-Miss Events in Boston, August 2019

Theater The Purists Ever wonder what would happen if you combined the rhyme-spitting delivery of Hamilton with the slay-all-day camaraderie of Pose? Then we have […]

Arts & Entertainment

4 Ways This Private Party Proved the Importance of Venue

From the moment guests walked into the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion on the Seaport waterfront for Live Nation’s Summer Kick-Off party, it was clear the […]

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Arts & Entertainment

The Roaring Twenties Lawn Party on Ipswich’s Crane Estate Is Back This August

Dig up your pinstripe suits and drop-waist dresses—The Roaring Twenties Lawn Party, the jazzy collaboration between Boston Swing Central and The Trustees, is swinging back […]

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How to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing in Boston

There’s nothing our scholarly city likes more than an excuse to indulge our inner nerds—and this month has an astronomical one. July 20 marks the 50th […]

Arts & Entertainment

Five Places to Celebrate the Fourth of July Outside of Boston

For the Fan of Wholesome Fun  Harvard, MA, about 40 miles west of Boston Where better to watch fireworks than a Trustees conservation site? Fruitlands […]