May 29th, 30th & 31st, 2020 is a virtual event filled weekend around Boston! Check out some of this weeks #cityhappenings...
As more things start to open and we transition from virtual city happenings, keep in mind that face coverings and social distancing are still required in most places. Text COVIDMA to 888-777 for Important Updates
For Sale: 1910 Dorchester Ave #607, Boston - In-person showings are available upon request! If you know of anybody home searching feel free to share this! A face covering is required. Click here for more info.
Friday, May 29th
Virtual Foods Hub beer dinner (Pick-up 2pm-6:30pm) - Aeronaut brewing has partnered up with their Foods Hub partners to give us an offer we can't refuse. Designed to be enjoyed from the comfort of your home, each beer dinner ticket ($46.50) includes (4) 16oz. AERONAUT beers, (2) delicious Pabellon rice bowls from Carolicious, and (4) different 1oz craft chocolate bars from Eric at Somerville Chocolate. Friday night, join them via zoom for a meet & greet with our brewers, Las Carolinas, and Somerville Chocolate to talk all things collaboration, beer & food pairings, and more! Purchase your ticket today and pick up the goods on FRI 05/29 between 2-6:30PM at the brewery. The meet & greet zoom chat will begin promptly at 7:30PM that night.
Streaming Outta Fenway: Dropkick Murphys Live With Special Guest Bruce Springsteen (6pm) - Listen to a live performance from the Dropkick Murphys for their Streaming Outta Fenway free virtual concert. The band will be joined (remotely) by longtime friend Bruce Springsteen for a special double play of one DKM song and one Springsteen song. The full electric performance--with no live audience--will be simulcast worldwide from Fenway Park in Boston on Friday, May 29 at 6:00 PM Eastern Time / 3:00 PM Pacific Time on the bands Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Twitch pages. The event will raise money for multiple charities and is presented by Boston-area tech company Pega (www.pega.com), a leading provider of digital transformation software.
Saturday, May 30th
Online Class: Distilling - The Process of Creating Spirits (4pm-6pm) - Who wants to learn to make gin for Joe? Learn about the history of distillation going all the way back to Mesopotamia. How does a simple combination of grain, water, and yeast create such a myriad of different spirits? How do barreling spirits affect their flavor and feel, does the type of wood really make a difference? Learn to identify different spirits in a blind tasting and sensory training. Theyll talk about spirits that came from different distillation and barreling processes and will focus on scotch, bourbon, gin, and rum. Instructor: Brendan O'Toole.
Sunday, May 31st
Haim Zoom Dance Classes (2pm-4:30pm) - The HAIM sisters are taking to Zoom to give fans a chance to learn their iconic music video choreography for the next two Sundays. Click the 'Watch' button to sign up to receive the link for each Sunday's Zoom.
Pop Up! Portal Art Market - The livelihood of local artists, musicians, makers, and teachers is in jeopardy due to widespread event cancellations and lost gigs. In response, the Harvard Ed Portal is hosting an online market to help connect our amazing network of creativesmany from the Allston and Brighton neighborhoodsto you. Check out the featured artists and shop for something special for you or your loved ones. Your purchases will support our treasured local artists so they can continue to inspire, challenge, and entertain us all, and 100% of the proceeds go directly to the artists through their individual sales platforms.