2 min readBy Published On: May 30th, 2011Categories: Tips0 Comments on Top 5 Things: 5/31

Just some fun suggestions of things happening this week

Drink some beer! The Craft Beer Fest is in town this weekend.  The fourth annual Craft Beer Fest kicks off from 6pm to 9:30pm on Friday, June 3rd and will continue on through Saturday, June 4th from 1pm-4:30pm and 6pm to 9:30 pm at the Seaport World Trade Center (200 Seaport Blvd.) Sample hundreds of handcrafted beers from all over the USA.  There will be guest speakers, beer and food pairings and opportunities to meet the brewers.  You must be 21 plus with a valid I.D.  For more information visit www.harpoonbrewery.com. 

Do you have some fashion questions that you need answered?  We’ll our own Maureen Dahill will be answering them on Rue la la’s facebook page live on Wednesday, June 1st from 12noon-1pm.  “How do I wear high-waisted jeans?” “Which shoes should I wear with my new shorts?”  “What are the biggest fashion trends for summer?”  You know questions like these.  She would love to hear from you! 

Looking for some good old-fashioned family fun?  The MOMS Club of South Boston will be hosting a Southie Family Fun Day honoring Tom Butler.  The fun starts at 11am -4pm at Marine Park.  There will be bouncy houses, Simon Says, Rosalita’s Puppets, DJ Jim, Face Paining, Arts and Crafts and lots more!  See you there!

Celebrate the life of Aida Maestre a local mother of three who passed away suddenly on April 18th.  The friends and family of Aida will be hosting a benefit on behalf of Aida’s Angels Fund on Friday, June 3rd from 7pm-11pm at Stadium Bar and Grille (232 Old Colony Ave.)  Tickets are $15.  If you would like to make a donation, you can kindly forward to: The Aida’s Angels Fund c/o Eastern Bank (470 West Broadway, South Boston.)

Did you hear?  The Cornerstone (16 West Broadway) is now serving up Mexican dishes.  Just in time for summer, some spicy entrees have been added to its already delicious menu. Kitchen Hours: Sunday thru Wednesday 11am to 9pm. Thursday thru Saturday 11am until 10pm.  Don’t have time to sit and eat?  The Cornerstone has take-out too!  Just give them a call at 617-269-9553.

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