The Last Word

Your long day of corporate drudgery is over. Get out and enjoy the city! Here are a few ideas to get you started, lovingly picked by Boston Daily.hatch_shell.jpg

Back Bay residents: Don’t be frightened if your windows crack a little tonight. That’s just the Boston Lyric Opera performing selections from its 2007-2008 season with the Boston Landmarks Orchestra at the Hatch Shell.

We don’t want summer to be over. Luckily, the fine folks at Nantasket Beach in Hull don’t either, and they host the Endless Summer Waterfront Festival.

Keep your shirts on, ladies—just because a brass band from New Orleans is playing doesn’t mean it’s spring break. Check out the Dirty Dozen Brass Band at the Regattabar.

Back in Boston’s comedy heyday of the ’80s, the most high-tech item you would find in a comedy club was a lighter. In this brave new world you can check out the Lucky 21 Showcase at the Comedy Connection or online, and vote for your favorites to attend a final in Vegas. Ain’t technology grand?