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The Boston Book Festival Is Back For the Fifth Year With More Featured Authors Than Ever

Renowned author and essayist Salman Rushdie is the keynote speaker for the latest chapter of Boston’s annual literary gathering and festival. This fall, Rushdie will […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Social Breaking Bad Viewing Party with Boston Redditors Brace yourselves—the final episodes on Breaking Bad are on their way. Will meth-dealing ex-chemistry teacher Walter White finally get caught […]

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‘Flying Without Having to Think’: Red Bull Cliff Diving Returns in August

People often wonder if David Colturi is hesitant before making the plunge into the Boston harbor for the annual Red Bull Cliff Diving competition hosted […]

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Women Want to Bring ‘Go Topless Day’ to Boston in August

There’s a 50/50 chance that the Boston Common could become the stomping grounds for a group of topless women later this month. August 25 marks […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, August 2013

Boston Children Museum’s 100th Birthday Celebration As part of the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays, the Boston Children’s Museum will bring its Big Cake […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Festival Boston Comic Con Feel free to nerd out in public—Boston Comic Con is taking over the Seaport World Trade Center this weekend. Dress up […]

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Five Must-See Arts and Entertainment Events in August

Five must-see arts and entertainment events in August.

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Music Summer Arts Weekend A summer of free concerts in Boston continues! Last week, Ted Cutler brought live performances to the Boston Common and City […]

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The Once-Banned Allston DIY Festival Is Now Back On

“It’s happening!” That’s all that organizers of the Allston Do-It-Yourself festival, a yearly free, all-ages, sober event celebrating DIY culture, could say to express their […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Art “Hippie Chic” at the MFA Things are getting groovy at the MFA. The museum is bringing the “Summer of Love” to present-day Boston with […]

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Here’s What The Giant Obstacle Course Through Boston Will Look Like

Registration is still open for the obstacle course race that will take place in the middle of Boston this month. Organizers of the “UrbanRAID” series […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Festival Outside the Box Arts Festival Watch out, Boston Calling. There’s a new festival in town—and it’s free. Starting this Saturday, more than 200 performers—musicians, […]

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People Will Pull Duck Boats—Tug-of-War Style—To Raise Money for Special Olympics

Usually the city’s Duck Boats are reserved for tourist trips and special celebrations—like when sports teams win championships. But since they won’t be driving a […]

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Fourth of July Events in Boston

Fireworks and a Show Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, the city’s main attraction on […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, July 2013

Shakespeare on the Common: The Two Gentlemen of Verona The Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents its 18th annual season of free Shakespeare performed as Sir William […]