Regular Scout readers often point to our “What’s New” section as one of their favorite parts of the mag because it neatly collects the changes happening in Somerville—many of them restaurant openings—in one tidy, four-page package. But with many new eateries opening in this city, we sometimes struggle to fit them all in this section. And if […]
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 […]
Somerville’s bars and restaurants are so excited for Saint Patrick’s Day that they’ve decided to celebrate almost a whole week before… and a few days after, too. The ever-popular festival of Irish pride is celebrated—as always—on March 17, but local favorites like Olde Magoun’s Saloon and Brass Union have decided to get their green on the weekend […]
Everything really is awesome: Hot on the heels of the news that “the Lego Movie” sequel has a title and a director, Merlin Entertainments announced yesterday that Assembly Row’s LEGOLAND is debuting a 4D film based on the movie sometime in 2015. LEGOLAND isn’t screening the full-length version of the film—instead, this will be a be a brand new […]
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:
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 […]
Looking for something to do tonight, but still need to pinch some pennies? Head on down to Davis Square for the 11th annual Midnight Madness! Tonight from 6 a.m. ’til midnight, most participating businesses throughout the square will be offering some serious discounts in some very fun ways! Here are a few locations you definitely […]
Haven’t gotten your tickets to SHAG yet? Worried you’re going to miss an amazing evening of music, dance, and sh(w)ag? Starting today, snag seat in the upper balcony for $15, and the lower balcony seating is a steal at $20, with an additional $5 off the Cuisine En Locale VIP after-party. This offer is only […]
The City of Somerville and the Friends of the Community Path’s Party on the Path – which was going to be our Scour Pick for tomorrow, has unfortunately been postponed due to predicted inclement weather. We’ll see you there Sept. 20th, and you stay indoors and dry tomorrow! Have a great weekend!
Can’t beat Art Beat, after the jump!
This year’s 4th of July celebration will be held at Trum Field on Thursday, July 3rd. The celebration will begin 6pm and end at 10. Festivities include performances by the Somerville SunSetters, local disco-funk band Booty Vortex, the USO metropolitan New York Performers and the U.S. Navy Band Northeast Pops Ensemble. The performances will lead up to the always incredible […]
A story all about how your weekend got flipped-turned upside down, after the jump.