Scout Picks

SCOUT PICKS: 2/20/15 – 2/22/15

For the first time in recent memory, it looks like there won’t be a crazy snowstorm this weekend. Take advantage of the relatively nice weather with our weekend Scout Picks. Friday, 2/20 Richard Cambridge’s Poetry Theatre 7:30 – 10 p.m., $10 The Armory 191 Highland Ave. This 37-year-old series brings together poets and artists to […]


SCOUT PICKS: 2/6/15-2/8/15

It may or may not be snowing for close to 85 hours this weekend, but we’re still picking the best Somerville events – if you can manage to get out of the house. Friday, 2/6 Firkin Friday 5 p.m. – midnight, No Cover Aeronaut Brewery 14 Tyler St. We’ll be honest with you: We had to Google […]


SCOUT PICKS: SUPER BOWL EDITION

Like it or not, it’s almost Super Bowl Sunday. Sunday, 2/1 All-You-Can-Eat Super Bowl Tailgate 5-8 p.m., $14 Magoun’s Saloon 518 Medford St. Whoever told you that this was supposed to be about football has wildly mislead you. Magoun’s will be dishing up pulled pork, chicken wings, mac and cheese and all the fixings for […]


SCOUT PICKS: 1/23/15 – 1/25/15

A weekend of spooky, boozy and arty Scout Picks. Friday, 1/23 Signature Cocktail Class 7 – 9 p.m., $65 KITCHENiNC 201 Somerville Ave. Join Booze Époque’s skilled bartenders as they guide you through the steps for making your own signature cocktail. The class is great for newbies – they’ll teach you all of the fundamentals, […]


SCOUT PICKS: 1/16/15-1/18/15

Friday, 1/16 Somerville Idol 9:30 p.m., Free East End Grille 118 Broadway We mentioned it last week and we’re going to mention it again–it’s not every day that you get to find a Somerville Idol. The next installment of this talent-seeking competition is here! Grab a bite and a drink and settle in to judge others […]





Spend New Year’s Eve in Somerville

New Year’s Eve is like prom: You get really excited about it, you probably dress up, and before you know it, it’s over. Unlike prom, though, you actually get a chance to do it over. Here are three ways to get it right:


SCOUT PICK: Somerville Illuminations Bike Tour

If you’re anything like us here at Scout HQ, you are probably waiting until the last minute to get all of your holiday shopping done. To be honest, it doesn’t exactly feel like the most festive and cheery season out there with the weather at 41 degrees and a (seemingly) constant rainfall. And now, to […]


Scout Picks: 12/5- 12/7

Friday 12/5 The Slutcracker 8 p.m., $27 Somerville Theatre 55 Davis Square Come to Somerville Theatre this Friday for the beloved Slutcracker’s opening night! Nothing marks the beginning of a great holiday season like an exciting (and slightly scandalous) burlesque performance.


Scout Picks: 11/28/14 – 11/30/14

Once you’ve worked the last of the tryptophan out of your system, shake off your Turkey Day food hangover with our weekend Somerville Scout Picks. Friday, 11/28 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Free Admission Wintergreen Herbal Market Center for the Arts at the Armory 191 Highland Ave. Get a jump on holiday shopping with handmade […]