Thin Mints, Peanut Butter Patties, Caramel Delights – we love them all! On Saturday, February 5th, the South Boston Girl Scout Brownie Troop 70036 (South Boston Catholic Academy troop) will be selling cookies from from 2pm-4pm in front of House of Ivy (699 E Broadway)! Cookies are $5/box (cash or Venmo) – Sales help support the troop and allows them to give back to the community! Venmo @GirlScouts02127. You can learn more here!
Open Ceremonies Watch Party at The Lodge
Publico will be hosting a Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony watch party in The Lodge on Friday, February 5th! Enjoy Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate – stoli vanilla, kahlua salted caramel, hot chocolate) or a Peppermint Patty – Dr. McGillicuddy, creme de cacao, hot chocolate! The Lodge’s menu also features arancini, pretzel bites, chicken fingers, grilled cheese – perfect for enjoying while watching the opening ceremonies!
Six Nations Rugby at The Shamrock
The Shamrock will be showing Round One of the Six Nationals Rugby matches on Saturday, February 5th starting at 9:15am.
Live Irish Music at the Seapoint
Enjoy traditional Irish music from the Connacht Band on Saturday at 8pm at the Seapoint!
Meet the 2022 Castle Island Brewing 2022 Fiver Partners
On Sunday, February 6th from 1pm-4pm stop by Castle Island Brewing and meet their community partners who benefit from the sale of Fiver!
-Matt Brown Foundation
-Neponset River Watershed Association
-Neponset Valley Human Society
There will be raffles, live music courtesy of Ghosts in the Machine from 2-5 PM, and PLENTY of Fiver flowing.
Get your Spirits/Wine/Beer Delivered
Social Wines is ready for the snow (again)! Get your wine/beer/spirits delivered Thursday – Friday 4:30pm-9pm in preparation of Saturday’s storm. Curbside pickup also available. Just call (617) 268-2974 to set up!
Try a Salted Caramel Espresso Martini at Capo
Just when you thought the Espresso Martini couldn’t get anymore delicious, @caposouthbos presents the Salted Caramel Espresso Martini! Available in restaurant or to go!
DJ Kait at Shenannigan’s
DJ Kait will be playing on Friday from 10pm-1am at Shenannigan’s! Get your dancing shoes ready!
Tết In Boston Presents: Hội Chợ Tết 2022: Year of the Tiger
Celebrate the Vietnamese Lunar New Year on Sunday at the Flynn Cruiseport from 10:30am-5pm. You can learn more here!
Buy a raffle + support the Meaghan Walsh Memorial Fund
Help keep Meaghan’s Voice alive by bringing awareness to young women about cervical cancer to help empower them to manage their health by learning symptoms and about the screening guidelines. All proceeds go to the Meaghan Walsh Memorial Fund. This fund will be used to give back to the community in Meaghan’s name. There are a curated variety of raffle baskets for you to take a chance on!
BUY 1 Raffle Ticket Chance for $10
BUY 3 Raffle Ticket Chance for $20
Accepted through Venmo App @Meaghans-Voice – When sending the Venmo payment, please include your contact information (phone number or email address).
Snacks on the Couch
These local Southie spots have curated the perfect game watching (or even TV binging) snacks for you to enjoy while sitting on your couch! Check out roundup here.
Sledding down the Pit
Take the kids or revisit your childhood with a trip to The Pit on Farragut Road near the Murphy Rink. Grab a sled and hit the hill at this old school favorite sledding spot of South Boston. Build a snowman or have a snowball fight at Marine Park right next door. Warm up with some delicious hot chocolate at the Deja Brew. We won’t judge if you pour a nip of Bailey’s in it!
Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Co-host of Caught Up, storyteller, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.