close

Entertainment

Entertainment

15 can’t-miss concerts in Boston this August

15 can’t-miss concerts in Boston this August

Singer Shawn Mendes performs on July 17, 2017. –Josiah VanDien Two generations of pop heartthrobs at the Garden and plenty of classic rock are just two ways to make the most of live music here in Boston this August. Pop superstars Backstreet Boys Backstreet’s back, and they’re coming to Boston. The 90’s boy band sensation is celebrating the 20 year anniversary of the release of their iconic album “Millennium” and are coming to TD Garden to bring new life to their classics and support their latest record, 2019’s “DNA.” (Wednesday, Aug. 14 at 8 p.m.; TD Garden, Boston; $45-$175; […]

read more
Entertainment

Can’t-miss events on the Boston campus in August

Can’t-miss events on the Boston campus in August

Play some soccer. Cheer on the Huskies. Learn about the chemistry behind drug abuse. These are just a few of the events being held on Northeastern’s Boston campus in August. Understand the scientific explanations behind drug abuse Listen to several medical industry professionals speak on the medical implications of drug abuse at the Chemistry and Pharmacology of Drug Abuse Conference hosted on the 17th floor of East Village on Thursday, August 1. Learn about the future of cybersecurity In this era of digital innovation, how can we protect ourselves from the threat of hacking and other cybersecurity breaches? Discuss […]

read more
Entertainment

55+ Great Ways to Have Fun in and Around Boston This Week

55+ Great Ways to Have Fun in and Around Boston This Week

It’s the last week of July and it’s jam-packed with some amazing summer events! From concerts to First Friday fun to BostonFest 2019 the 8th Annual Boston Seafood Festival, the 105th Annual Portuguese Feast of the Blessed Sacrament and everything in between, here are our picks for your week ahead: Monday, July 29 Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are […]

read more
Entertainment

9th Annual African Festival of Boston

https _cdn.evbuc.com_images_66018321_283548913076_1_original.20190720-021433

9th Annual African Festival of Boston Unite – Promote – Educate – Legacy Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 10AM-7PM Boston Common | 139 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02111 The 9th Annual African Festival of Boston is considered the multicultural celebration of the year and the largest gathering of Africans in Boston featuring best of African arts, fashion, vendors, food plus an amazing lineup of musicians and talent promoting diversity/inclusion and community building through the arts! For more information and/or if you are interested in becoming a vendor: P hone: 781.267.3714 Website: http://www.africanfestivalofboston.com | Email: [email protected]

read more
Entertainment

10 easy and fun ideas for your summer bucket list

10 easy and fun ideas for your summer bucket list

Miles Wick, 5, of Melrose scooped up some Kell’s Kreme ice cream at Revere Beach. Before you know it, another Boston summer will be a thing of the past. But there’s still time to take advantage of those quintessential activities you always swear you’re going to do yet let slide into the “I should have done this” pile by the time fall rolls around. Here are 10 classic Boston summer experiences you need to jump on right now — before FOMO and inevitable autumn regret set in. 1. Eat soft serve ice cream on Revere Beach. There’s certain magic […]

read more
Entertainment

Everything you can eat and do at the Maine Lobster Festival

Everything you can eat and do at the Maine Lobster Festival

Lobsters at the Maine Lobster Festival. –Tim Sullivan Photography The 77th annual Maine Lobster Festival takes place this year from July 31 to Aug. 4 in Rockland, Maine. “It’s a five-day celebration of everything lobster,” said Celia Knight, the festival’s president. “Last year, we sold nearly 20,000 pounds of lobster.” In 2018, about 70,000 people attended the festival over the course of five days at Rockland’s Harbor Park, Knight said. Rockland is about 190 miles, or a 3 1/2 hour drive, from Boston. Knight, who has attended the festival every year since she was a child, said she loves […]

read more
Entertainment

You can stay in a houseboat along the coast of Newburyport

You can stay in a houseboat along the coast of Newburyport

A view of the living room on the Houseboats at Newburyport. There are plenty of waterside hotels and resorts along the New England coastline, but few accommodations put guests as close to the water as The Houseboats at Newburyport. Guests here actually stay on the water, not beside it. This new boutique floating development in the heart of Newburyport is moored on two marinas: Harbor Marina and Hilton’s Marina, right where the Merrimack River meets the harbor. “We have had bookings from people from all over the world, but even locals have been curious to try a night or […]

read more
Entertainment

Everything You Need to Know About Cruising Out of Boston

Everything You Need to Know About Cruising Out of Boston

At least half a million cruise passengers cross through the Boston Cruise Port each year, making it one of the busiest cruise ports in New England. We’ve put together in this guide everything you need to know about cruising out of Boston, including where to park, how to get to the port from the airport, hotels near by the port, and fun things to do in the city before, during, or after your cruise. If Boston is your home port of choice, we recommend giving yourself a buffer of at least a day or two to allow for any […]

read more
Entertainment

Joe Bonamassa And His Summer Tour Are Coming To Boston

Joe Bonamassa And His Summer Tour Are Coming To Boston

Joe Bonamassa is coming to Boston July 26. (Shutterstock) BOSTON — Nominated for two Grammys, blues rock legend Joe Bonamassa will be touring this summer, highlighting music from his 2018 solo studio album, “Redemption.” Bonamassa will be joined by these talented musicians – Reese Wynans on keyboards, Anton Fig on drums, Michael Rhodes on bass guitar, Lee Thornburg on trumpet and Paulie Cerra playing the sax. Kicking off his summer tour on July 22 in Nashville, Bonamassa is all set to perform in 12 cities, including Hyannis, Saratoga Springs, Westbrook, Bethel, Virginia Beach, Atlantic City, Dayton, Cedar Rapids, and […]

read more
Entertainment

‘Cheaper Than Ever’ To Fly From Boston To Europe, Travel Expert Says

‘Cheaper Than Ever’ To Fly From Boston To Europe, Travel Expert Says

BOSTON (CBS) – Want to get away? One travel expert says it may be time to start packing. “Again and again over the past several months, we just found that it’s cheaper than ever to fly out of Boston,” explained Kyle Potter editor of ThriftyTraveler.com , According to Potter, some new routes from Delta out of Logan Airport have increased competition. “It really sets off a fare war,” he told WBZ-TV. “And that’s a huge win for consumers who want to travel cheap to Europe or anywhere internationally.” Potter told us he found flights to Madrid as low as […]

read more
1 2 3 42
Page 1 of 42