1.4 min readBy Published On: September 9th, 2011Categories: Tips0 Comments

It’s Columbus Day!  Banks, libraries, schools, and the post office will be closed today.  The T is running on a Saturday schedule.  Liquor stores are open.  Phew!

Get your dancing shoes on!  City Councillor at Large candidate Michael Flaherty will be hosting an 80’s and 90’s Dance Party on Friday, October 14th at 8pm at the Teacher’s Union Hall.  Suggested donation $20.  Start brushing up on your Cabbage Patch and Running Man. 

Are you an art lover? On Saturday, October 15 and Sunday October 16th the Fort Point Open Studios will take place from 11am to 6pm.  Visitors can explore more than 10 buildings and the studios of 150 artists featuring painters, sculptors, ceramicists, book artists, photographers, jewelers, fashion designers and more.  There will be art activities for the kids too.  For more information go to:www.fortpointarts.org

On your mark, get set, go! Mount Washington Bank will host the sixth annual 5K race/walk at 10am on  Sunday, October 16th.  Registration is $20 and helps support the Mount Washington Charitable Foundation in support of their educational programs.  For more information,  go to www.mtwashingtonbank.com

Who’s hungry?  A food truck festival is happening on Saturday, October 15th at the Dewey Square Park and Fort Point Channel Parks from 11:30am to 7pm.  Festivities included: live folk music, pumpkin themed tastings, farm fresh produce, lawn games and children’s activities.  This event is free.  Bring your appetite!  For information go to: www.rosekennedygreenway.org  This event has been postponed!! go to: https://caughtinsouthie.com/restaurants-bar/greenway-mobile-food-fest

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