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Fight Night for Carl

Health & Wellness

at Peter Welch’s Gym

Head out on Saturday, August 1st and enjoy a night of live professional and amateur bouts at Peter Welch’s Gym (371 Dorchester Ave.) and help support a great cause - Fight Night For Carl!  Doors open at 5:30pm  with the first bout beginning at 6:30pm sharp.  Come meet fighting

Rum Rumble on the Southie Waterfront!


Grog Games

Who doesn’t love a grog?  It’s filled with rum and makes you feel like a pirate! The Seaport Hotel and area mixologists are teaming up to celebrate Grog in a good old fashioned rum rumble!  

The Rum Rumble: Grog Games will feature a first-ever rum competition and an opportunity to

Beach Bootcamp with Barbara Rose

Health & Wellness

at Savin Hill Beach

Anyone who takes any of Barbara Rose’s classes at C2 in Southie knows she’s one tough and motivating instructor.  Well, she’s bringing things outdoors to the beach in Savin Hill (just a hop, skip and a jump away.  

Every Monday night at 6:30pm, Barbara leads a no-nonsense

Is it hot enough for ya?

lifestyle feature

Southie Beach

On this very hot summer's day, we thought we’d share with you this great photo from Boston City Archives.  Marine Park Beach in 1907 was like the M Street Beach of 2015 - the hottest place in Southie and packed with hotties.  

Goes to show you, the more things change, the more they

National Night Out

lifestyle feature

Tuesday, August 4th

National Night Out! Come meet Mayor Marty Walsh and Police Commissioner Evans at a special neighborhood event on Tuesday, August 4th at Moakley Park (next to the Ollie near the rotary) from 6pm-9pm.

There will be kids activities, give-aways, face painting, Simon Says, music

Southie Art News

arts & entertainment

Spoke Gallery

Come experience the Southie art community at three Free events on August 1st, at Medicine Wheel Productions 110 K Street 2nd floor:

10am Boston Creates Community Meeting at Medicine Wheel.  Boston is a city of innovation, diversity and collaboration. A city where creativity thrives.

Weekend Picks - July 31st

arts & entertainment

Lobster, shrimp and oysters, oh my!  Celebrate the 4th Annual Boston Seafood Festival at Boston Fish Pier at the on Sunday, August 2nd from 11am-6pm.  
This family friendly event begins at 11am and goes for 7 delicious hours until 6pm.

Calling all kids!

arts & entertainment

Kids Day at the Southie Farmers Market

The South Boston Neighborhood Development Corporation (SBNDC), the sponsor of the South Boston Farmers Market, will hold a Kids Day celebration at the market on Monday, August 3rd. 

The market will run as usual from 12 - 6 pm, with regular vendors Freitas

Italian Pride Day in Southie!

arts & entertainment

Oh! Eh! Whoa! 

Come celebrate Italian pride on Saturday, August 8th from 12pm-3pm with a good old-fashioned block party - well..half a block party....on East Eighth between L and Hatch Street.    Enjoy live music,a bouncy house, kids activities and more! 

Even if you're not Italian, you can still

5 DIY Garden Projects

lifestyle feature

Written by Danielle Hegedus 

I love summer gardens. There’s nothing like heading into your own backyard to gather fresh, ripe vegetables to create delicious meals.

RIP Boston 2024

News & Politics

We hardly knew ye.

As fast whole Boston 2024 hoopla blew into town, it seems the wind has been officially let out of the sails of this ship.   The USOC has decided to pull the Boston 2024 bid on Monday.  With lack of support from from Governor Charlie Baker and then suddenly, Mayor Marty Walsh,