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Your local guide to what’s happening in Boston — with a flair for the avant-garde.

Boston Events & Local Happenings

From big events like concerts and festivals to low-key local happenings, here are our recommendations for things to do in Boston.

‘Tis the Season to Shop: Harvard Square Holiday Fair
Boston Events & Local Happenings

‘Tis the Season to Shop: Harvard Square Holiday Fair

December 12th, 2018

Need a last-minute Christmas gift? Head over to Harvard Square during your visit and snag some handmade goods at their annual Holiday Fair!

Snag Your Tickets to These Upcoming Concerts Near Studio Allston
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Snag Your Tickets to These Upcoming Concerts Near Studio Allston

December 4th, 2018

Time to get your groove on! December is chock-full of local shows and concerts, all within a short distance from Studio Allston.

5 Things to Do in November Near Studio Allston
Boston Events & Local Happenings

5 Things to Do in November Near Studio Allston

November 21st, 2018

 

Staying at Studio Allston this November? Don’t miss out on these five neighborhood events!

Rock On: Hassle Fest 10 Underground Music & Art Festival
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Rock On: Hassle Fest 10 Underground Music & Art Festival

November 5th, 2018

Hassle Fest is celebrating its 10th year of underground music and arts this November! Check out the lineup, download the playlist, and grab your tickets now!

Where to Spot Fall Foliage Near Studio Allston
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Where to Spot Fall Foliage Near Studio Allston

October 15th, 2018

Fall foliage is at its peak in Boston! Drop by these five parks to marvel at the beauty of New England’s changing leaves, right near Studio Allston!

Celebrate the Start of Fall at the Allston Village Street Fair
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Celebrate the Start of Fall at the Allston Village Street Fair

September 10th, 2018

Get ready! Our hood's annual Allston Village Street Fair is back on September 30th!

10 Things to Do in Boston That Don't Cost a Dime
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10 Things to Do in Boston That Don't Cost a Dime

August 20th, 2018

Trying to save a buck during your trip? Look no further — Boston is brimming with free activities, year-round. Here's 10 fan-favorites to take full advantage of.

Upcoming Boston Plays and Performances
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Upcoming Boston Plays and Performances

August 17th, 2018

It's showtime, ladies and gentleman! Some of the best plays and performances are on deck in Boston, and we've mapped out a roster of our favorites.

Laugh out Loud at These Upcoming Boston Comedy Acts
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Laugh out Loud at These Upcoming Boston Comedy Acts

July 31st, 2018

Boston boasts some of the best comedians on the East Coast! Laugh out loud at one of our five favorite upcoming comedy acts of the summer.

Everything You Need to Know About Sundays in SoWa
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Everything You Need to Know About Sundays in SoWa

July 23rd, 2018

Here in Boston, we're all about supporting our local community of artists, artisans, and entrepreneurs. Each Sunday, the city dedicates a portion of the South of Washington neighborhood (hence, SoWa) to showcase a market full of food, art, and vintage goods. Here's everything you need to know to enjoy a summer Sunday in SoWa.

Celebrate July 4th the Boston Way
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Celebrate July 4th the Boston Way

June 28th, 2018

There’s nothing quite like celebrating the Fourth of July in Boston — the history, the crowds, the pride, the music, and oh, did we mention the food? Get in on the fun with these five local events.

Summer in the City: Outdoor Boston Events You Can't Miss
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Summer in the City: Outdoor Boston Events You Can't Miss

June 27th, 2018

Summer has officially arrived in Beantown. Get outside and make the most of your stay at Studio Allston with fresh food, cold drinks, and partying under the summer sun.

Get Your Groove on at Fenway Summer Concerts & Berklee's Summer in the City Series
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Get Your Groove on at Fenway Summer Concerts & Berklee's Summer in the City Series

June 7th, 2018

Get your dancin’ pants on — lineups for the Fenway Summer Concerts and Berklee Summer in the City Series have been released! Use this handy guide to explore the best warmth-weather concerts in Beantown.