See and Do

Weekend Picks – August 23rd

Hit the Deck

Forecast looks sunny (for the most part) this weekend!  Head to Coppersmith up on the roof to the Airdeck!  The Airdeck offers a classically-outfitted vintage Airstream trailer serving craft beer, wine and specialty seasonal cocktails and is open until 10pm! With a picnic-style atmosphere, larger parties can pre-order a variety of platters that serve up to 10 guests in authentic Radio Flyer Wagons and enjoy fun group games like cornhole. Coppersmith is open Tuesday – Sunday 11am-1am.   Full lunch menu during the day!  Check out our video on spots to eat/drink outdoors

Constitution Turnaround

The USS Constitution will conduct a turnaround on Friday morning with two cannon salutes.  Castle Island is the perfect spot to watch.  Treat yourself to some Sully’s while you’re out there!

Get out there and have some fun…….for FREE!

The Highland Street Foundation would like to pick up the tab on admission to Boston area attractions. Isn’t that nice? Enjoy free admission to places like the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Franklin Park Zoo, USS Constitution Museum and many more. This special promotion takes place each Friday through August 30th. This week the ICA in the Seaport is free!  Check out full schedule here!

Fat Baby Karaoke Night

Head to Fat Baby for a night of Karaoke, Pu Pu Platters and shots of Liquid Courage via Scorpion Bowls! The party kicks off at 9:00pm on Friday with People’s Karaoke!

Flow with a View

Enjoy Summer Rooftop Yoga with Jenna Hill this Sunday at 9am.  Meet on top of the Envoy Hotel’s Lookout Rooftop around 8:30am for checkin.  Don’t forget to bring your mat and some water!  You can register here! 

National Second Hand Wardrobe Day

Sunday is National Second Hand Wardrobe Day! Southie has a  Boston Magazine Best of Boston for consignment shop winner –  Covet. Make a plan to hunt and gather and find some designers hidden in the racks and shelves like Prada, Louis Vuitton, and Marc Jacobs! Here are some tips to help you navigate consignment shops like a boss.

The Summer Sports Tea Dance at dbar

It’s a Fun in the Sun Tea Dance at dbar on Sunday, August 25th from 4pm-8pm. dbar is partnering up with Victory Programs and FLAG Flag Football to bring you the ninth annual #SummerSportsTeaDance and to kick off the fall LGBTQ sports season! It’s an 80’s Revival Theme!  $20 suggested minimum donation.  You can learn more here! 

The Great Boston Rib Fest

Summer will be over before we know it so Dorchester Brewing Company is throwing one last hurrah before Labor Day! The Great Boston Rib Cook-off in the Tap Room will take place on Sunday, August 25th from 11am-9pm. Entrance is free and ribs are available for purchase at $2/each, so you can taste all you’d like! Sample ribs from: M&M BBQ, 50Kitchen and Sarcastic Swine. There will also be corn bread for purchase from The Corny Bread Company!  Takes place on Sunday, August 25th from 11am-9pm

Image via Coppersmith Instagram 

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Hockey mom, yoga enthusiast, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.