Weekend Picks - December 19th Eat: Who doesn't love an old fashioned cookie swap? On Sunday, December 21st from 1pm-4pm at District Hall (75 Northern Ave) participate in the 4th Annual Cookie Swap for a Cause - Cookies for Kids' Cancer.
Believe in the the magic of Santa and come have pizza with him right here in Southie. South Boston Catholic Academy (866 East Broadway) presents Pizza with Santa on Sunday, December 14 th from 11am - 2pm.
SBCA will be transformed into winter wonderland and a perfect spot for Santa to come by and
Take control of the Christmas lights! Maybe you're traditional and like red or green for your tree? How about fuchsia or indigo? The City of Boston is letting you take control of the lights on the Christmas Tree at City Hall.
Eat: Stop by Telegraph Hill (289 Dorchester Street) for an appetizer or two. Their extensive appetizer menu features such delights as their famous nachos and crab stuffed mushrooms. A perfect pairing with on their many craft beers on tap.
Drink: Social Wines offers weekly tastings and suggestions
Mayor Marty Walsh and his crew of merry makers (including Santa) were in Southie on Friday, December 5th to light up the tree at M Street Park. Mayor Walsh sang a few Christmas carols with City Council President Bill Linehan, shook a few hands and wished the crowd a season's greeting.
If we had a nickel for all the tweets we got on Sunday evening about why Day Boulevard was closed, the police presence and "crew" sign posted on H Street, we'd have a lot of nickels! Spotlight - a movie from writer/director Thomas McCarthy was back in South Boston on Sunday filming a chase scene