Vote! It’s an election day on Tuesday, May 1st – a special election for State Senate First Suffolk District. The only primary candidate on the ballot is State Rep. Nick Collins from South Boston. Polls are open 7am-8pm. Wondering where to vote? Here’s some information!
Swinging back into action! Lawn on D is back for its fifth season and kicking it off with a Cinco De Mayo celebration (May 4th & 5th), featuring a selection of Latin and Mariachi bands, food & cocktail specials,and fun activities for all! Get the scoop here!
Margaritas and horses! On Saturday, May 5th, Cinco de Mayo and the 144th Kentucky Derby will be happening simultaneously. It probably goes without saying, but #Southie will be HOPPING. Check out all the many ways you can celebrate Cinco de Derby. Note: many of these are 21 and over, so check beforehand if you’re bringing kiddos. Here’s the roundup here!
It’s All About Her! Nike at South Bay is featuring a free fitness class exclusively for women. Enjoy an hour long boxing workout taught by Eric Savard of Peter Welch’s Gym in South Boston. in South Boston! After you sweat, enjoy a private shopping event treat yourself to free samples, enter to win giveaways, and take home a free Nike swag bag! There will also be a bra fitting service following the workout. Workout starts bright and early at 8am on Sunday, May 6th. Only 45 spots available! Register today! You can register here!
Southie Grand Opening Alert: Deirfiur Home. Spring is the perfect time to spruce up your surroundings and spring is the perfect time for a new home furnishings and accessories shop to open in Southie! From local interior designer Justene Spaulding, Deirfiúr Home is a welcomed addition to East Broadway and will offer everything from sofas and chairs, to unique home accessories like pillows, artwork, pottery, rugs and unique gift items. Think cool picture frames, books, glassware and candles! Deirfiúr Home is located at 735 East Broadway and will open for business on Saturday, May 5th at 10am.