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.

1210794635Mayor Tom Menino has worn so many hats this week he could become a Barbie Doll. We’ve had Bicyclist Menino, Mac Geek Menino, and if there’s a God we’ll see Wii Playing Menino before the day is out. Nintendo hosts the Mario Kart Wii Driving School this evening on City Hall Plaza. Make our day and stop by, Mr. Mayor.

You can tell by the way he uses his walk, he’s the Godfather of Disco. This documentary profiles Revere native and West End Records founder Mel Cheren, and how music helped fuel his AIDS activism.

Just because you can’t make it to the Islands and back for the Nantucket Wine Festival’s opening tasting doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some new wines. Sonoma’s Peay Vineyards teams up with Excelsior for a four-course wine dinner.

All-you-can-eat hot dogs and an opportunity to win Theo Epstein’s box seats await you at the Hot Dog Safari Comedy Extravaganza to benefit The Joey Fund and Cystic Fibrosis research? We’re so there.