Scout Picks


SCOUT PICKS: 5/8/15-5/10/15

Drinking and drawing, celebrating mom and more Somerville events in this weekend’s Scout Picks. Friday, 5/8 Drink and Draw 7 p.m., Free Comicazi, 407 Highland Ave. BYO beer and art supplies to Comicazi on Friday night and draw up a storm. (Word on the street is that local legends like Ming Doyle sometimes make an appearance […]



SCOUT PICKS: 4/24/15-4/26/15

All weekend Independent Film Festival Boston Tickets and times vary Every year, IFFBoston brings spectacular films to Somerville Theatre and beyond. We wrote earlier this week about how to approach this jam packed festival. You can still catch Do I Sound Gay? (Friday), GTFO and Call Me Lucky (Saturday), The Look of Silence (Sunday), and more films that we predict are not […]




SCOUT PICKS: 4/3/15-4/5/15

We’re hailing the arrival of Spring with Taza, Groundwork Somerville and more in this weekend’s Scout Picks. Friday, 4/3 Groundwork Somerville’s Spring Gala 7 p.m., $30 or $75 (VIP) Cuisine en Locale 156 Highland Ave. Tickets are still available for Groundwork Somerville’s 2015 Gala, which takes place tonight at Cuisine en Locale. Join the planet-conscious nonprofit for this […]





Scout Picks: 3/6/15 – 3/8/15

Friday, 3/6 Joan Osborne 7 p.m. (doors at 5:30), $55 Johnny D’s 17 Holland St. This 12-song set is “one of the most personally motivated, creatively ambitious efforts” of her career. This performance is part of Johnny D’s Women of Influence Series that’s meant to celebrate and support women musicians in partnership with Girls Rock […]


SCOUT PICKS: 2/27/15-3/1/15

Friday, 2/27 Visualize Somerville 8 p.m., $25 (free for members) Brooklyn Boulders 12A Tyler St. Fed up with staring at the same rock wall? Visualize Somerville, using a system of projection systems, will turn the climbing walls at Brooklyn Boulders into waterfalls, mountain peaks and lava flows. Escape to the outdoors, inside. We Dig Free […]