2.3 min readBy Published On: January 8th, 2015Categories: Arts and Entertainment, Lifestyle0 Comments on Weekend Picks – January 9th

The Sidewalk Cafe believes in the Pats!  If (or rather when) the Pats beat the Ravens on Saturday, January 10th (4:35pm), Sidewalk is celebrating with a 2 for 1 deal!  On Sunday, January 11th from 7am-1pm when you buy one of their famously delicious breakfast sandwiches – you’ll get a second one for free!  Go Pats!

It’s crazy cold out and our friends at Social Wines has the perfect recipe to warm you up!  Stay indoors and have some grown-up hot chocolate! With flavors of caramel, cacao and caramel/butterscotch from the bourbon barrel, and a slight spice kick courtesy of Grand Ten Distilling.  For recipe visit:

The Pats face the dreaded Ravens on Saturday, January 10th at 4:35pm!   Stephi’s in Southie wants you to huddle up for buckets of beer and wings by the dozen.  16oz. Bud and Bud Light aluminum bottles  – mix ’em up 5 for $20!  Choose from Buffalo, BBQ & Asian Sweet Chile Glaze Wings – 1 dozen for $8, 2 dozen for $15 and 3 dozen for $22.  Go Pats!   For more information visit stephisinSouthie.com

Shoppers rejoice!  The new 50,000 square foot Whole Foods Market at Ink Block in the South End will open on Friday, January 9th.  We know it’s technically not located in Southie but it’s a hop, skip and jump over the West Fourth Street Bridge!  

It’s 2015.  What’s your New Year’s Resolution?  If you’re like most people in this world, it’s probably to get fit, get healthy and knock off a few pounds.  There are an abundance of gym facilities in Boston it’s hard to choose which one to join. Have no fear, Caught in Southie gives you our picks for the places that will help get those abs ripped and those thighs tightened.

Irish born painter Vincent Crotty will be discussing his craft and showing his work at the South Boston Artists Association monthly meeting.  This event will take place on Saturday at 9:30am at the Curley Recreation Center (M Street Side).  The event is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will be served.

Learn to knit!  This weather is perfect for learning and The Stitch House(846 Dorchester Ave) is offering Knitting 101 classes this month.  The Stitch House is not only a fully stocked yarn shop, but it also offers classes for all the fiber arts including knitting, crochet, sewing, and quilting.  Anissa George and staff of expert instructors, are not only talented but they are patient and hands on.   For a full list of classes visit www. http://www.stitchhousedorchester.com/