4.3 min readBy Published On: February 15th, 2024Categories: See and Do1 Comment on Weekend Picks – President’s Day Edition

Need weekend plans?!? We’ve got you covered!

Fresh Fish at Seapoint

Whether you are a practicing Catholic or just love fish – Seapoint’s famous fish is back for Lent.  Fresh haddock and scallops will be on the menu on Fridays.  Enjoy your seafood fried, baked  or parmesan style over pasta.  Each meal is served with salad, bread, and your choice of potato.  Seaport is also featuring a Soul/Disco Night with Dennis Taylor on Saturday beginning at 8pm.

Madi Gras Masquerade Party at Publico

Publico will be hosting a Mardi Gras Masquerade on Friday, February 16th. It will take place in the lodge and be co-hosted by Triple Eight Distillery, which has the best blueberry vodka. Triple Eight will be giving out swag, giveaways, and samples. Make sure to wear your best Madi Gras outfit, and Publico will bring the beads, booze, and beats. DJ Wyatt will start at 9pm. 

Boston YPA Yoga & Brunch at CIB/Bardo’s

Spend your Saturday, February 17th, enjoying yoga, brunch, and beer at Castle Island Brewery! The event starts at 10am with a 45-minute yoga flow for all levels. After the class, you will get a beer or seltzer of your choice and two slices of Bardo’s pizza. Get your tickets here! Also, while you are there you can grab Girl Scout Cookies, a troop will be setting up shop from 11am-4pm. 

Day Drinkin’ at Capo with Dalton & the Sheriffs

One of Southie’s favorite bands Dalton & the Sheriffs are taking over Capo Basement on Saturday February 17th at 1pm. Tickets are $22 and doors open at 12pm. Get your tickets here!

Slopeside at Harpoon Brewery

Spend your weekend hitting the slopes, without leaving Southie! Harpoon Brewery now has a snow tubing slide! They will be open Friday 3-8pm, Saturday and Sunday from 12-8pm. Perfect activity for adults and kids! Get more info and tickets here!

Cold Plunge with Southie Cold Plunge

A Southie cold plunge community recently popped up on Instagram, organizing revitalizing dips each weekend. Their second group plunge is going to be held on Sunday, February 18th, at 10 am. The dip will be located on Carson Beach to the right of the L. Join in to reap all the benefits of cold plunging! Check out our story to learn more!

Valentine’s Day Pet Portraits

Bond Vet, located in the Seaport, will be offering custom heart-shaped paintings of your pet. The artist, Bridget Foster Reed, will be there on Friday, February 16th, from 5-7pm. Bring your pet or their best picture for reference. 

Lithuanian Kitchen is open this weekend

The Lith Club Kitchen is open on Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-7pm. Enjoy traditional Lithuanian food, really great bar pizza and drinks! The vibes are old-school. It’s a hidden Southie gem! 

Mardi Gra Masquerade Tea

On Sunday from 4pm-8pm, dbar is getting into the Mardi Gras spirit with a Masquerade Tea with DJ Begbick.

Betty the Yeti Fun in the Seaport

Get your cameras ready. This Sunday from 12-3pm you can have a custom photo taken with our favorite cryptozoological queen. Find her on her throne front and center (would you expect anything less?) at Betty’s Blizzard Bluff in the Superette Courtyard. You can also grab a special Betty-inspired cocktail (or mocktail!) for a great cause. Pick up a crawl card from participating locations, order her custom pink drink, and get a stamp at each stop to earn a free Betty beanie now through February.  Get all the details here! 

4 Days of Brunch

This weekend is a long weekend and the following neighborhood spots will be serving brunch on Friday, Saturday, Sunday AND MONDAY: Publico, Shy Bird, Lincoln, Hunter’s, Loco + The Broadway.

Lincoln will be serving $5 pancakes and offering food and drink specials on Monday!

13th Annual Presidents’ Day Festival (In-Person and Virtual)

Join the JFK Library for a day of presidential storytelling, musical performances, and more that brings history to life for all ages. The Festival will feature performances of Kennedy campaign songs, and Museum tours will highlight President Kennedy’s time in the White House, with additional elements focusing on democratic values and the importance of civic participation to complement this election year. Takes place on Monday from 11am-4pm. You can learn more here. 

Brunch at Fresh Boston

Fresh will be offering a Bonus Brunch on Monday, February 19th! There will also be a Brunch Party on Sunday, February 18th, with DJ Layz Boy. It’s a perfect excuse to try their delicious brunch and amazing cocktails. Make your reservation here! 

Live Music

Lincoln – Legends of Summer – 6pm-9pm on Sunday, followed by DJ Cam Wick!

Capo – on Friday, it’s DJ Stenny upstairs at Capo at 8pm and Young Love and the Thrills in the Supper Club starting at 7pm. On Saturday it’s DJ Micky Loftus upstairs at 8pm and Dueling DJS at 8pm in the basement with DJ Silent Partner and DJ Stenny!


Bruins vs. Kings, Saturday, February 17th at 12:30pm. 

Bruins vs. Stars, Monday, February 19th at 1pm. 

Here are 12 Places to Watch the Game in South Boston! 

Check back as this list may be updated! 

One Comment

  1. Joseph Kebartas February 15, 2024 at 8:58 pm - Reply

    On Saturday the 17th, of February the South Boston Public Library will have a book sale. The Friends of the Library is putting on the Book Sale as a fund raiser for our library. The books, DVDS, CDS and vinyl are at rock bottom prices. 930 am till 3pm will be the sale time with a Bach concert from 130 pm till 230 pm. Hope to see you there. Thanks!

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