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.

We knew lawyers were rich and kind of evil, but who knew they had a sense of humor too? The Law & Order Rerun Alternative of the Month features four notable local lawyers (including former Attorney General Tom Reilly) reenacting the closing arguments from some of their biggest cases.

Will the Irish Film Festival invite Jonathan Papelbon to do a ceremonial first jig? Probably not. But the festival features the best of contemporary Irish cinema, so it’s worth attending anyway.

Family homelessness isn’t funny, but raising funds to prevent it can be. Join Jimmy Tingle and a host of other comedians for tonight’s Comedy Benefit to End Family Homelessness.

The city’s top business and financial minds join forces with local celebrities to present the “Expect Miracles” Wine and Spirits Extravaganza. The event features wines from around the world, a martini bar, and hors d’oeuvres, all to raise money for the Jimmy Fund and the Center for Applied Cancer Research.