More information: Pru Boo at Prudential Center When: Sunday, October 27 - 11am-1pm. Can't make the Halloween tour? Street Music Festival on Columbus Day Weekend When: October 5-7 Where: Davis Square, Somerville; Harvard Square, Cambridge Cost: Free More information: www. You'll find plenty to do all weekend - plus big Columbus Day sales in all the stores! Boston Fashion Week is bigger and better than ever this year - 7 days packed with celebrations of Boston style. Get ready for plenty of action at the net from Boston's champion basketball team. Don't miss this wonderful family-friendly exhibit! Flogging Molly often tours with Boston natives Dropkick Murphys. On Sunday from 2pm-6pm, the musicians parade around Harvard Square, where they'll play at Octoberfest throughout the afternoon.
Here's where you'll find them. More information: Every year, over 50 stores and restaurants at the Shops at Prudential Center sponsor Trick or Treating for Charity,with proceeds going to a non-profit partner to benefit the neediest babies and children in Boston. This weekend, the 91st Academy Awards will air at 5 p. The parade kicks off at 11am on Lansdown Street near Fenway Park, turns right onto Ipswich Street, then turns left onto Boylston Street, and rolls through Back Bay to Boston Common. Stroll by lush flowers, admire the Make Way for Duckling statues, and go for a Swan Boat ride in the Lagoon.
Murders, mysteries, mayhem, and the occasional ghost haunt this special 90-minute walking tour of Beacon Hill featuring mostly true tales. Watch the sun set as you feast on clam chowder and a lobster roll at one of the many restaurants overlooking the water. Do you have predictions for best picture? When: Saturday, February 23 from 12:30 to 2:30 p. Where: First Priority Credit Union — 100 Swift Street, East Boston Price: Free Age Restriction: None Sunday, February 24 Many of us never got the chance to see The Beatles perform live in our lifetimes. Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddie Mercury biopic, has been hotly debated as to whether it is actually any good or not.
Get your tickets now, and get ready to join in the fun! Cost: Free entrance; table reservations suggested. In other words, this one could get interesting. The Garden's convenient location next to North Station and close to Faneuil Marketplace makes it super-easy to get to. As always, a portion of ticket proceeds benefit goes to. . You can choose from day-long cruises and overnight trips.
Paak just released his new album, Oxnard, last year. Featured speakers includeDoris Kearnes Goodwin, Kate DiCamillo, Michael Pollan, Tayari Jones, Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera - plus many more! Cost: Free; register for workshops ahead of time. Boston Discount Cards are the best deal in town. Enjoy runway shows, exhibitions, special events such as GlamSlam, and parties as Boston's fashion professionals, retailers, and talented design students explore ideas, innovations, and new directions a venues throughout the city. Boston Book Festival is one of the biggest book fests in the U. And not to worry: The ferry is heated. Please note that no public consumption of alcohol is permitted.
Boston hotel pickup and dropoff included. The Great Dog Rescue New England shelter is hosting a meet and greet with adoptable dogs at First Priority Credit Union in East Boston. You get to vote for Funniest, Scariest, Most Original, and Overall Crowd Favorite. If you're planning to come into the city to watch and celebrate, public transportation is highly recommended, along with an arrival time of 8am or earlier. Copyright © 2008-2019 Boston Discovery Guide®. Catch the band this Friday in Boston. You'll also find lots of non-food treats this year.
Explore Provincetown's many art galleries, chic clothing boutiques, and picturesque lanes at your leisure. An aging rock star becomes a substitute teacher who inspires students to learn music to form a class band. The 2-hour lunch cruise combines sightseeing and colorful fall foliage around the Boston Harbor Islands and takes you past Long Island Head Light, Boston Light, Fort Warren on Georges Islands, and Fort Independence, as well as numerous islands. Categories include Best Owner and Pet Combo, Best Local Boston Representation, and Most Creative. You can also pick up brochures with route maps at the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce, the Rockport Information Booth on Rte 127, and at each studio.
Participants come from around the U. Cranberry bog tours, family-oriented games and entertainment, and fresh cranberries to buy! If you miss him then, you can catch him at this year! For events coming up in the North End, see the. Interested in a private tour? Please confirm all details with the sponsoring organization prior to visiting attractions or attending events. The kick-off celebration features a Kids Parade with the Hot Tamale Brass Band, performances, and free cupcakes, with fun activities for all ages all day. When: Saturday, February 23 at 8 p. At 2pm, your pet could win a prize.
First, the bad news: Our next long weekend is in seven weeks gah. Sit back and relax while someone else drives and you get to enjoy all the scenery! When: Friday, February 22 at 7 p. If so, bring out your favorite pet Halloween costume and head over to Faneuil Hall Marketplace on October 27 from 12 noon to 2pm to show off your holiday spirit. A gourmet picnic lunch and non-alcoholic cold drinks to enjoy on board are included in the price of your ticket, and you can purchase beer, wine, cocktails, and hot beverages. Streets along the parade route will be closed, and curbside parking will be prohibited on numerous streets surrounding the route. This free event takes place from 4:30 - 6:30.
As for the dress code: don your most elegant attire or else dress up like one of the nominated movie characters; both give you a chance to win Best Dressed for the evening. Opening for the Irish-American Celtic-Punk band will be Lucero. Open Studio Tour: October 12, 13, and 14, 10am - 5pm Where: Open Studio Tour map and more information at www. Fall foliage along the river is usually near peak on this weekend - so bring your camera! Sunday, February 24 Canary Square The last time the Oscars went without a host, Snow White figured heavily and Rob Lowe made an appearance. Cape Ann Artisans Open Studios - 2019 Don't miss this wonderful excuse to tour artist studios along the beautiful Rockport and Gloucester coast on Columbus Day weekend! This popular event attracted over 32,000 visitors last year. When: 6pm on October 31, Beacon Hill, Boston - arrive 10 minutes before tour starts. If you're visiting Boston this weekend, join the more than 300,000 spectators watching from the bridges and banks of the Charles.