4.6 min readBy Published On: November 24th, 2017Categories: Arts and Entertainment, Lifestyle0 Comments on Weekend Picks – November 24th

Hot diggity dog! Half-priced hot dogs at Sullivan’s! Last day of the season is Sunday, November 26th! Get it in before it’s gone until March!

Take a break from shopping this weekend and enjoy a cocktail! Roza Lyons is the perfect spot to put your feet up and enjoy a Espresso Martini made with Pinnacle Double Espresso Vodka, Skyy Vanilla Bean Vodka, Irish Cream and Kahlua or the Pear Side Car a concoction of Xante Pear Brandy with fresh lemon juice and simple syrup! That will put you in the holiday spirit!

If you survive Black Friday and still have some shopping left in you, then head out to the streets of Southie on Saturday. Saturday, November 25th is national “Small Business Saturday.” This campaign was designed by American Express to generate business to small independent merchants – and we know how important it is to shop locally! So get out and there and shop! And spread the word too! Encourage your friends and family to shop locally! Not only are you getting a jump on your Christmas shopping, you are helping our local economy! Really, it’s a win/win situation. The City of Boston is also offering free metered spots today too!

On December 7th, Maureen and Heather bring you a live version of their hilarious podcast Caught Up at Laugh Boston. They’ll bring you up to speed on the latest Southie news, deep dive into Christmas traditions they love and hate, welcome special guests and maybe even some holiday surprises. Join them for audience questions, reminiscing about the Southie of yesteryear, and more! Haul out the holly: It’s going to be an evening filled with mildly entertaining shenanigans! Plus it’s FREE because obviously.
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It’s the Seaport Winter Market! Bring your cheer to Seaport Common this holiday season for Christmas trees, wreaths, kissing bells, and locally made gifts, all delivered right to your home! The greenery market will be open six days a week with rotating local vendors and holiday entertainment every Saturday and Sunday. The Winter Market is in partnership with EverGreen Delivery and Red’s Best Seafood. Market Hours: November 24 – December 23 – Tuesday – Sunday Weekday Hours: 12 – 7 pm – Weekend Hours: 9 am – 6 pm.

All Girls & Women Flag Football Tourney “Kickoff 4 Kids” at the Southie Pop Warner field starting at High Noon and running throughout the day. There’ll be lots of great match ups with moms playing daughters and old friends playing new friends and lots more! All proceeds will go to SB Non-Profits for Christmas gifts for needy families. Plus, there’s great DriFit shirts to purchase to help the cause!
Head to Woody’s L Street Tavern after the games to rehydrate and celebrate with the awesome musical talents of Kenny Morrell!

Put on your Santa hat, lace up those sneakers and get ready to run for a great local school – South Boston Catholic Academy. On Saturday, December 2nd at 10am join your friends and neighbors and run a 5K race along the South Boston beaches. Start and finish is at South Boston Catholic Academy at 866 East Broadway. Stick around for a post-race party with prizes, raffles, food and fun! There is also fun for the kids on deck too with two youth races. At 9:15 – 100 Meter Dash for kids (9 and under) and at 9:30 a 1/2 mile run (14 and under). If you preregister by November 30th, it’s $30. Post-registration is $35. Youth preregistration is is $15 and post-registration is $20. To register visit here!

The Holidays are upon us and we want to make sure they are merry and bright! Don’t let stress get the best of you! This insider’s guide to getting through the hustle and bustle will keep you blissed out until New Year’s. We’ll help you shop, entertain, unwind, and have some fun! This guide will be packed with tips like where you can get the best blow out for your office party, where to host your holiday mixer, who can help with the cooking, where you can get a much needed massage, where to buy a Christmas tree, and a holiday gift guide for everyone on your list! Check it out here!

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Whether it’s your office holiday mixer or a get together with friends, we’ve got the scoop on the best spots in Southie to have your party! Check it out here!

Does the thought of having family stay with you for the holidays cause you a little anxiety? Located right on D Street in Southie, Aloft and Element are the perfect hotels to book for your family! Element offers relaxing rooms with fully equipped kitchen and there’s even washers and dryers in the hotel! Aloft features an energetic atmosphere with tech-forward vibe with keyless rooms and voice activated technology! So now you can visit with your family but they’ll have a place to hang their hat right down the street with equals less stress for everyone! Get the scoop here! 

Support SBYHL!  Mix and mingle with friends and neighbors and help support South Boston Youth Hockey League!   There will be live music featuring local favorite Cherrie Bomb! Great raffles and auction items! The night will also honor Representative Nick Collins for his tireless efforts to foster and promote the SBYH program!  This event takes Saturday, November 25th  at 7pm at Carson Place!  Tickets are $25 and can be purchased here! 

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