2.4 min readBy Published On: June 5th, 2014Categories: Arts and Entertainment, Lifestyle0 Comments on Weekend Picks – June 6th

Who doesn’t love a donut?  Who doesn’t love a donut when it’s free?  Friday, June 6th is National Donut Day and to celebrate participating Dunkin Donuts are giving away a donut of your choice (while supplies last) with purchase of a beverage.  Sweet!

Williams Tavern (92 A Street) is hosting a Harpoon Brewery night on Thursday, June 5th from 7pm-9pm.  Enjoy free IPA and UFO White, giveaways including Red Sox tickets!  Stop by and get the weekend started!

Whether you like them with cream cheese or butter, the battle for best bagel shop in Boston is on!  It’s time to rally behind Southie’s favorite bagel shop – Boston Bagel Company (753 East Broadway) on Eater.com. To vote visit: http://boston.eater.com/archives/2014/06/03/where-are-bostons-best-bagels.php  When your done celebrate by eating a bagel from Boston Bagel Company!

It’s the 70th Anniversary of D-Day and the USS Constitution is making a turn-around on Friday, June 6th around 10:30am.  There will be a ship to shore salute at Castle Island.  Plan on being at Castle Island at 10am for parking purposes and find a spot to watch!

Family Pick:
Looking for some good old-fashioned family fun?  The MOMS Club of South Boston will be hosting a Southie Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 7th from 11am – 4pm at Marine Park.  There will be bouncy houses, DJ Jim, Toe Jam Puppet Band, Simon Says, Fourth Presbyterian Children’s Theatre, The Woods School of Irish Dance and a demonstration by Ultimate Self Defense. Also on deck, face painting, arts and crafts, & more! This event is free and open to the public.

American Provisions is hosting a Pop-up ice cream sundae shop on Saturday, June 7th from 1pm-4pm.  Enjoy Sundae Saturday where you can purchase sundaes made with Batch Ice Cream from JP with a toppings bar that includes Goat Milk Caramel from Fat Toad Farm (VT), Taza Chocolate bits (Somerville) and Fudge Everything Fudge from Manchester-By-The-Sea as well as strawberries and bananas.

Father’s Day is quickly approaching!  Make a Father’s Day brunch reservation at Local 149 (149 P Street)!  They’ve got everything dad likes – Mac n’ Cheese fritters, Lobster McMuffin and a Man-mosa!  Call to reserve a spot – 617-269-0900. 

In the market for a new home in Southie? Sneak a peek at two-family on one of the most sought after blocks located at the point of City Point!  It’s walkers’ and runners’ paradise with Pleasure Bay and Castle Island only a stone’s throw away.  Price is $749,000. Open House will be Saturday, June 7th and Sunday, June 8th from 12pm-5pm.
For more information you can call Teddy O at 617-620-9082. Who knows?  This could be your dream house!