With the official start of fall, New England finds itself in apple picking season. More than just a delicious way of gathering fruit, local farms provide fresh baked goods and treats, rides, and activities for the whole family. Here is a roundup of farms within an hour of Boston where you can join in on this fall tradition.
Belkin Family Lookout Farm - South Natick, MA
Dowse Orchards - Sherborn, MA
Brooksby Farm - Peabody, MA
Boston Hill Farm - North Andover, MA
Boston icon the Phantom Gourmet brings the annual Phantom Gourmet Food Festival to the Fenway neighborhood this Saturday! Come and sample local and regional foods from more than 100 vendors! This indoor and outdoor block party is held on two streets next to Fenway Park.
Saturday, September 21, 12-4pm, Landsdown & Ipswich Streets
Tucked away in Union Square, Bow Market has it all: art, comedy, beer, wine, perogies, and retail shops. This former storage building has been renovated to house more than 30 shops and features an open walkable, outdoor space. Take advantage of these sunny fall days at Now Market!
As we turn the corner into the fall season, an important New England fall tradition is the college football game. This Saturday, the MIT Engineers will play against Carnegie Mellon at the Henry G. Steinbrenner '27 Stadium and Roberts Field.
Since 2010, the MIT Engineers football team has had 5 winning seasons. In 2014, the team won its first conference title and made it to the second round of the Division III national tournament. During the 2018 season, the Engineers' 9-2 season ended in a...
For the 9th year the Boston Jazz Festival brings some of the most innovative and exciting contemporary jazz artists performing today to South Boston’s Maritime Park. Come for the day to experience great music and enjoy great food.
South Boston Maritime Park, August 30-31, 2019, 12:00pm
Join Nightshift Brewing on August 31 for Summer Nights on Spectacle Island for an evening of relaxation, fun, and music. Visitors can sit on the porch and enjoy live music, roast marshmallows on the beach, hike with a ranger, try your hand at fly fishing, or relax in a hammock.Bring your own picnic or make it easy to have a gourmet meal en plein air with a picnic package.
On September 7, Summer Nights on Spectacle will be sponsored by Trillium Brewing.
Ferry departs Long Wharf North at ...
Wanderlust 108—the world’s only mindful triathlon—brings the community together for a 5K run/walk, DJ-powered yoga session, and guided meditation in your local park. Following the triathlon, you can choose your own mindful adventure by enjoying bonus activities, perusing our market of local artisans, and stopping by Wanderlust’s True North Cafe for a healthy snack or lunch. From dancing with DJs at the main stage to trying something new like hooping and acroyoga, there’s plenty to make for a ...
There are few pairings as exciting as wine and oysters. This month Eataly Boston is offering a wine and oyster class featuring fresh Island Creek Oysters, sourced locally from Duxbury, MA. Learn about oyster harvesting and watch an oyster shucking demonstration. Taste different types of oysters and discuss the textures and taste profiles while sipping wine pairings selected by an Eataly sommelier.
Sip & Savor, August 8 - September 5, 2019 at Eataly Boston
Saturdays are a great day for a picnic in the park… Fenway Park, that is!
Join the Boston Red Sox and Red Sox Foundation for a fun-filled day with live entertainment and activities for the entire family at Fenway Park. Watch the Red Sox take on the Yankees on the jumbotron from the outfield while enjoying complimentary beverages and barbecue. Then meet and mingle with our Red Sox alumni, including honorary chairman, Tim Wakefield.
Fenway Picnic in the Park, Saturday, August 3rd.