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.

If you play your cards right, you may be able to take Maria Stephanos off to the races after tonight’s ABCD Charity Auction to benefit its Housing and Homelessness Prevention Department. The FOX 25 anchor will be on hand as items including a day at Suffolk Downs are sold off for a good cause.

Dim Sum—it’s not just for Sunday brunch anymore. Two Dollar Dim Sum Days bring tasty small bites to the bar at Pho Republique.

Pump up the jazzy jams at Berklee Jams. The Miguel Zenon Quartet plays Cafe 939 tonight.

Our pal and Boston’s poet laureate Sam Cornish leads State of the Art: African-American Poetry Today. The event features the work of notables like Elizabeth Alexander and Toi Derricotte.