2.5 min readBy Published On: November 16th, 2012Categories: Tips0 Comments on Top 5

Week of November 26th

It’s time to deck them halls!  If you are in the market for fresh Christmas tree, Southie has a new Christmas tree pop up shop.  Located at the corner of L and East First Street (621East First Street), they’ve got a gorgeous selection of full evergreens just in time for Christmas.    For more suggestions visit:

Oh, yes, it’s Ladies’ Night! The South Boston Neighborhood House (136 H Street) is hosting Ladies Night Friday, November 30th from 7pm-11pm.  This night includes shopping, spa treatments, cocktails, a wine tasting and dessert!  Tickets are $10 and if you’d like to indulge in spa treatments it’s an additional $10.  Call up the ladies and support a great local charity.  All proceeds benefit the Girls Group Training at Ultimate Self-Defense. It’s a fun way to kick off the holiday season!  Girl power! For more information contact the South Boston Neighborhood House 617-268-1619.

An old fashion family skate party!  Help support Safe Home for Sydni while having a fun family night.  You’re invited to a Family & Friends Skate Party on Friday, November 30th from 6pm to 8pm at the Murphy Rink.  $25 donation per family.  Tickets are on sale at the door or in advance at Mount Washington Bank (attn: Kasha) or at see Teddy or Pic at the Murphy Rink. 

Get ready to get in the spirit! It’s officially the start of the Christmas season this weekend with the annual Laboure House Tour.  One of Southie’s favorite traditions, the Christmas House Tour will feature six homes in the historic Thomas Park neighborhood (including Caught in Southie photog Deb McCarthy).   This year each home will be decorated with a different theme including White Christmas and Seussical.  A twilight tour will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, and a daylight tour Sunday, Dec. 2, from noon to 4 p.m. Tickets for the twilight tour are $60 and will include a complimentary glass of wine and a cup of chowder at one of three local residents. Tickets for the Sunday tour are $25 in advance or $30 if purchased on the day of the tour. To obtain tickets online or for more information, visit http://www.ccab.org/events/

Sip, shop, dine!  Get ready to shop local and celebrate the holiday season!  On Thursday, December 6th take part in the South Boston Holiday Shopping Night Out!  This fun-filled event takes place from 4pm to 8pm.  Sip, shop, and dine your way around Southie and take advantage of special discounts and one-night only promotions at local shops and restaurants. ?
The South Boston Holiday shopping night out will feature:?   

  • Deals and Steals?
  • Signature Cocktails?
  • Dining Specials?
  • Fashion Styling Tips?
  • Beauty Tips and Demonstrations?
  • Santa?
  • Vintage Pop-up Shop?
  • Activities for the Kids?
  • Street performances/musicians/holiday caroling?
  • Christmas Tree Lighting


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