Rage through six of Boston's best bars & pubs in our outrageously styling 80's ski gear! Dig out that classy neon ski jacket, suspender snow pants, throw on some goggles, crimp your side pony or gel up that rat tail you've been growing JUST for this."
The 80's Ski Bar Crawl will be held on Saturday, December 7th from 12:30-6:00pm. Partcipating bars include Paddy O's, Hennessy's and Wild Rover! The ticket for this event includes drink deals, free apps, bar games and chances to win some prizes!
Tickets are available through the BSSC website and are $15 for members/$20 for non-members.
"Boston Ski & Sports Club (BSSC) is a member-based organization, providing thousands of sports leagues, social events, ski trips, and adventure travel for over 45,000 socially active professionals throughout Greater Boston. With a full-time staff dedicated to quality programs and excellence in customer service, we are committed to making sure that all activities are fun, well-organized and social."
The Drink Craft Beer-Fall to Winter Fest is almost here! The event will be held on Friday, November 15th and Saturday, November 16th at the Revere Hotel.
As the seasons change, so do the beers. With fall and winter bringing more spice and heartiness to beers, the best way to experience the change in flavor is to try all of them out.
There will be over twenty five New England brewers in attendance bringing over 80 craft beers. Each New England brewer will bring at least one fall or winter inspired beverage for guests to sample.
Along with New England beers, food options will also be available for purchase.
For more general, and ticket information, please go to http://drinkcraftbeer.com/falltowinterfest,
Veteran's Day is a chance to honor and give thanks to all the men and women who have served in our nation's military. Here are a list of some of the events going on in the Boston area.
Annual Veterans Day Appreciation Dinner
The Annual Veterans Day Appreciation Dinner will be in Natick
on November 11th at 6:00pm at the Natick Community Senior Center. The event is sponsored by the Town of Natick, Natick Soldier Systems Center, Natick Veterans Council, and police and fire unions. All veterans, active duty service members, and their families are invited. RSVP to [email protected]
Veteran’s Day Offer
This Veterans Day, the Prudential Center’s California Pizza Kitchen and Boston Duck Tours are joining forces to offer those who currently serve or have served in the United States’ military service a complimentary meal and tour. As a small way of saying thanks for the tremendous commitment, sacrifice, and heroism that the service men and women have shown, members of the United States military can enjoy any pizza from California Pizza Kitchen’s menu, along with a non-alcoholic beverage (dine-in only) on Sunday, November 11th (Veterans Day) or Monday, November 12th when they show military ID or other proof of service or if they visit the restaurant in uniform.
Boston Veteran's Day Parades
The Boston Veteran's Day Parade kick off at 1pm on Monday, November 11, 2013 at the corner of Boylston and Tremont Streets, and wind their ways along Boston Common and on to City Hall Plaza and Faneuil Hall, where you can hear a variety of speeches and music and pay tribute to servicemen and women.
There will also be a Veterans for Peace Parade following the first parade.
Most event notification and information for this article has been provided by massvacations.com.
Boston.com also has a great list of family friendly Veteran's Day events that is available to view here.
Massvacation.com has a fantastic list of some of the Hallloween events in Boston. Below is a list of some great activities from their website you can check out with your family and friends!
Boston Halloween Lunch Cruise
– October 27
for the perfect mix of tricks and treats, bring the whole family down to the Harbor for Spirit of Boston’s festive Halloween Lunch Cruise. Enjoy an open soda and juice bar, trick or treat goodie bags for all kids and engaging DJ entertainment featuring fun games for the kids. Plus, there will be a kid’s costume parade, so don’t forget to dress up in your favorite Halloween garb!
Spirit of Boston
200 Seaport Blvd.
Ghosts and Gravestones Tours of Boston
– Through October. Come hear Boston’s real history – the stories you won’t hear before the sun goes down. What do you get when you combine a cursed privateer, a pyromaniac circus ringleader, a demon spat out of the pits of Hades, a homicidal opera diva, and a deranged nanny? An experience unlike anything else in Boston! Those are just a few of the guides who will drag you kicking and screaming through Boston’s sordid past. Never was there a more treacherous lot of characters – each one dying to tell you tales of Boston’s dead in their own unusual way.
Beacon Hill With a Boo!
– October 31. Boston By Foot, Inc.
77 North Washington Street Boston. Beacon Hill With a BOO! is the Halloween walking tour of Beacon Hill featuring the murders, executions, ghosts and politicians of this seemingly quaint neighborhood.
For more information on these, and other Halloween events in the city, please check out the Massvacation.com Halloween event page here.
Try different wines from all around the world at the Fall Wine Fest! The event will be held on Saturday, November 2nd at the Boston Center for the Arts' Cyclorama venue.
"Featuring vineyards in Australia and France to South Africa and Spain, the event will let you taste vintages from around the world without leaving Boston." Each attendee will receive a map that will allow guests to visit different regions at their leisure and preference.
Tastings will be accompanied by snacks and music.
There are various event times on Saturday. Please check the event website for further details on pricing and availability.
Guilt City will also be promoting the Fall Wine Fest. Special insider pricing will be available to members on their website until October, 29th. Please click here for further information on Guilt City's Fall Wine Fest deals.
The 18th Annual Boston Vegetarian Food Festival will be held on Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center in Roxbury Crossing.
"This Festival brings together an amazing array of vegetarian natural food providers, top national speakers and chefs, and educational exhibitors in a fun and welcoming environment. It is a chance to talk directly to food producers, learn the newest items in the marketplace, taste free food samples, shop at show special discounts, or simply learn what vegetarian foods are available and where you can find them!"
Guest speakers include Kathy Hester, Dr. Kerrie Saunders and Dr. Michael Greger. The speakers at the BVFF will be speaking about the importance of a healthy lifestyle and cooking options for you and your family.
For further information on this event, please click here.
Feel free to grab a cocktail and socialize at the Boston Networking Club Cocktail Party
! This event is
geared towards professionals who enjoy to network with others in a fun and upscale environment.
The Boston Networking Club Cocktail Party will be on Wednesday, October 23 from 6:00pm-9:00pm, at the Hyatt Regency in Boston. The tickets are only $15.00 and include access to the event and light hors d'oeuvres.
There will also be great door prizes including tickets to the Fall Wine Fest and restaurant gift certificates!
For further information on this event and ticket availability, please click here.
Get your tickets before the sell out! The 2nd Annual Winter Film Festival is here! The event "honors the stunning visuals, jaw-dropping feats, and beautiful editing of the world's best ski and snowboard films, with additional submissions from local and regional amateurs and up-and-coming professionals."
The event will be held today, Thursday, October 17th and Friday, October 18th at the Revere Hotel in Boston. Along with the films there will be celebrity signings, music, gifts and raffle prizes!
The event supports Ellen's Heart and Soul, a non-profit that helps promote health living and relaxation with men and women living with cancer.
There are various ticket options for this event, please click here for further details on ticket pricing and availability.
The Boston Halloween PubCrawls are almost here! Organized by PubCrawl.com, this event allows guests access to the bars along the pub crawl along with some special prices on select drinks. The Halloween PubCrawl in Boston will be on Saturday, October 26th, Thursday, October 31st and Saturday, November 1st.
"Featuring some of the top watering holes in the city, thousands of costumed guests will be flocking to the streets in hopping from one bar to the other. Not only will you have access to these fun, safe, and social environments, but you'll also get to save some money while you're at it. Each participating pub has agreed to host special drink prices that can only be accessed by registered pub crawlers."
Tickets are available through the event website. There is an option for a single or three day pass. Participants must bring their ticket to the registration venue. Registation will be at Mija Cantina, Stadium Sports Bar and Kitty O'Shea.
Other than the registration venue, pub crawl locations are not given out prior to the event.
The UMass Amherst 150th Anniversary Concert will be on Saturday, October 25th. The concert will be held in Boston at Boston Symphony Hall.
"The Multiband Pops concert will include performances by the University Orchestra, Minuteman Marching Band, Chamber Choir, Wind Ensemble, Saxophone Quartet, Jazz Ensemble and the UMass Dancers. The two-hour concert will feature nearly 600 student artists performing over 20 different musical selections, including eight lively numbers presented by the beloved Minuteman Marching Band."
Tickets for the event start at only $30.00 and are available here.