Coat Drive! Jill Magner - a local professional organizer - will be running a coat drive to benefit Family Aid Boston & Friends of Boston's Homeless, both great organizations that help homeless men, woman and children throughout the city.
Think Pink! Some South Boston businesses are joining forces in the fight against breast cancer. On Thursday, October 23rd from 6pm-8:30pm sip, shop and dine your way around South Boston for an evening pink treats, pink cocktails and special discounts at participating businesses.
Kick ass! For the month of October, Ultimate Self Defense (12 B Street) is offering free self defense classes every Tuesday in October from 6pm-7pm. Learn some self defense moves and get a great work out too.
The Urban Art Bar has gone to the dogs! Mutts in the City - one of Southie's best dog walking services - along with The Urban Art Bar will be celebrating man's best friend with a special "yappy hour" for you and your pooch.
Vote! On Tuesday, September 9th don't forget to vote in the State Primary elections for Governor, Attorney General, Suffolk County Sheriff to name a few. Polls are open from 7am-8pm. For more information where to vote visit: http://www.cityofboston.gov/ELECTIONS/
Think you know Good Will Hunting? Well, put your knowledge to the test on Saturday, October 11th. Teams will be scouring the streets of South Boston for clues, answers, and mystery items. The hunt will take you through bars, restaurants, landmarks and film locations.
This week's forecast is filled with sunshine. Get some beach time in before the season is over. After a hot day at the beach, cool off with an ice cold beer. The Seapoint Restaurant is offering an apres beach special.
Movie Night! Mayor Marty Walsh and the City of Boston is hosting a family movie night on Monday, August 18th at 8pm. The featured film of the night is one of our personal favorites - Rudy. Popcorn will be provided by AMC Lowes Movie Theatre.
Tiki Week is back at Local 149! Celebrate the end of
Books and the beach! The South Boston Neighborhood House is inviting you to some good old fashioned fun on the beach! On Tuesday, August 12th from 6pm-8pm stop by Carson Beach for an night of music, dancing, refreshments and books! All kids will get a t-shirt and a book to take home.
The November Project - Southie style! The free fitness movement - The November Project will be meeting at Sullivan's at Caste Island on Monday, August 4th at 6:30am. Just show up for a really fun workout and see what everyone is talking about!
Sip and celebrate Urban Art Bar's new location! On Monday, July 28th from 5pm - 8pm, stop by 709 East Broadway (formerly Calnan's) and check out their new space, have a cocktail and mix and mingle with friends!
Happy 100th Birthday - Armando Guarino! Help him celebrate a century of life at his
In the market for a car? Mass Bay Credit Union (147 West Fourth Street) is hosting their annual Summer Used Car Sale featuring "gently used" cars from Enterprise. This sale will take place on Wednesday, July 23rd from 10am-2pm with a sneak peek on Tuesday, July 22nd from 2pm-4pm.
Family fun on the beach! The South Boston Neighborhood House is inviting you to some good old fashioned fun on the beach! On Tuesday, July 15th from 6pm-8pm stop by Carson Beach for an night of music, dancing, refreshments and books! All kids will get a t-shirt and a book to take home.
Give Blood! American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Curley Rec. Center on Wednesday, July 2nd from 2pm-7pm. Donors of all blood types are encouraged to donate especially those with types O negative, B negative and A negative. Stop by and due a good deed.
Sip and shop. Neatly Nested (373 West Broadway) is hosting a summer shopping night on Wednesday, June 25th from 5pm-8pm featuring Bash Studio and Miam Miam Macaronerie. Enjoy 15% of everything in the in the store, summer cocktails, macrons, and special door prizes.
Stop and smell and taste the rosé. On Monday, June 16th from 6:30pm-8pm join Social Wines (52 West Broadway) for their second annual Rosé Tasting with more than 25 wines to sample! Summer is the perfect season for the refreshing pink wine! It's the perfect wine for day-drinking too!
Lunch at Lincoln! Lincoln Tavern (425 West Broadway) - one of Southie's most popular spots - has announced lunch will be served! Enjoy their brick oven pizzas, burgers, salads and more from 11am-5pm Monday-Friday.
I scream. You scream. We all scream for ice cream. It's the Scooper Bowl this week at City Hall Plaza. From Tuesday, June 3rd through Thursday, June 5th from 12noon to 8pm, enjoy as much ice cream as you can eat for $10 bucks ($5 for kids 3-9) Really love ice cream?
G'day mate! If you love KO Catering and Pies like we do, then you'll be jumping for joy at this news. They now deliver! They're known for the delicious traditional Aussie meat pies, but their menu is loaded with amazing items like their caesar salad with grilled shrimp!
In the spirit of Storage Wars, enjoy the ultimate yard sale and recycling event at Boston Seaport Self Storage! Featuring a tent sale loaded with good stuff ready to be bought like furniture, clothing, sporting goods and more, pop-up shops, and refreshments.