See and Do

Week of May 21st

Savor the Summer!  Beginning Memorial Day weekend, Zia Gianna will offering summer hours 4:00 – 9:00PM, Friday-Sunday!  And if that wasn’t great news enough, Zia Gianna will be offering gelato too!  Gelato, coffee and pastries from 4-9PM, Friday-Sunday!  Sweet!

Cocktail o’clock!  Whether it’s something light and refreshing or juicy and boozy, we’ve rounded up 5 of our favorite Spring cocktails that are sure to get you out of the house and out in the sunshine! These cocktails are fresh, floral and fruity and we can’t wait to share them with youCheck them out here!

Rain, rain, go away!  Postponements announcements: The 39th Annual Ashmont Hill Yard Sale will now be held on Saturday, June 2nd from 9am-2pm. Plan on shopping dozens of households wares! Shoppers are likely to find everything from potted plants to toys, furniture to books, computers to collectables, and more, all at clean-out-the-attic/basement/carriage house prices. Walk through the neighborhood to enjoy the Victorian architecture and lush gardens that distinguish this charming pocket of Dorchester; every participating house will have maps showing all the selling locations. The sale takes place rain or shine. Take the MBTA Red Line to Ashmont; by car, enter the neighborhood from Welles Avenue, Ashmont or Roslin streets. Info: 617-288-6626 or cadmanjoe@aol.com. Kite & Bike Festival will now take place on Saturday, June 9th from 11am-4pm at the Playstead in Franklin Park for a day of family fun with kites, bikes, food trucks, ice cream and local vendors!

Let us pray!  Cedar Grove Cemetery welcomes the public to a Memorial Mass on Sunday, May 27th, 11am on the cemetery grounds.

Lace up your sneakers!  Register for the Project D.E.E.P & Blarney Stone Dorchester Day 5K.  Race starts and ends at the Blarney Stone on Sunday, June 3rd12:30pm start.  Registration begins at 11am.  You can also register online!   Cookout immediately following!

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and Caught in Dot 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.