See and Do

Weekend Picks – October 15th


The Red Sox face the Astros in the ALCS! First game Friday at 8pm.  They’ll play again on Saturday TBD. The Bruins play the Stars on Saturday at 7pm.  The Patriots go head to head with the Cowboys on Sunday at 4:15pm. Here are Places to Watch the Game in Dorchester! 

The Big Italian via American Provisions

Speaking of sports…nothing goes better than watching sports at home while enjoying a big Italian sandwich from American Provisions! Call 617-514-4599 to place your order!

Boston Local 718 FF + Family Cancer Foundation Event at 224 Boston

Come support the Boston Local 718 Firefighter and Family Cancer Foundation at the first Night on the Town event at 224 Boston on Saturday at 7pm. Cash Bar – Appetizers – Silent Auction – Raffles.  $50 per person. You can purchase your tickets here! 

Pierogis, Patriots, + Polish Pride

Polish American Heritage Month is an annual event celebrated in October by Polish-American communities all over the United States! On Sunday, October 17th, the Polish American Citizen Club is hosting a day long celebration from 12pm-6pm featuring food from Wild Fox Pierogi, music by DJ KAZ, plus the Pats game! You can learn more here! 

Halloween Decorating Kits via Top Shelf Cookies

Get into the Halloween spirt with a cookie decorating kit from Top Shelf Cookies!  They are available through October 31st.   You’re encouraged to preorder and pick up! Limited amounts will be sold in shop!  You can preorder here! 

Stop Light Party at dbar

dbar after dark is featuring a Stop Light Party on Saturday night 10pm-2am with DJ Mascari! Never a cover, always a blast!

Eat Some Pizza!

October is National Pizza Month! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite spots for pizza in the neighborhood! Check out our roundup here! 

Ghost Pepper Tipsy Ten Drag Queen Brunch

On Saturday, Ghost Pepper will host a special drag brunch from 1pm-2:30pm.  The event is free but reservations highly recommended!

Spooky fun cocktail at Yellow Door

It’s Halloween season and Yellow Door in Dot is getting in the spirit! Enjoy a Spiked Wazowski complete with a single eyeball. Plus Yellow Door has two new fall flavors for tacos including sweet apple and squash! You see the menu here! 

Free Ferry to Boston Harbor Islands

For the month of October you can can enjoy a free ferry ride to Thompson Island on weekends! You can learn more here! 

October Flavors at the Ice Creamsmith

Enjoy special fall flavors like Pumpkin, Gingerbread, Caramel Cashew Turtle during the month of October at the Ice Creamsmith! Open Tuesday – Friday 1pm-9pm and Saturday and Sunday 1pm-10pm.

New Fall Menu at Lower Mills Tavern

Executive Chef Cara Marie Nance has created a new fall menu bursting with seasonal goodness including Harvest Rice Salad, Nashville Hot Pork Loin, and Acorn Squash Pizza! LMT also has a few additions to their cocktail menu including a Favorite Flannel made with bourbon, local honey, sage simple syrup and Black Pekoe Tea! You can see the full menu here! 

Brunch at Sweet Life Bakery and Cafe

Featuring omelets and pancakes, to delicious sandwiches and salads, Sweet Life serves breakfast Wednesday-Sunday with breakfast/brunch special additions Friday-Sunday!  Save room for one of their delicious bakery treats! Beer, wine and brunch cocktails are served too!

Take it to go!

El Barrio offers Margarita “juice boxes” to go!  Pairs perfectly with tacos!

Lionheart Confections at Reign Drink Lab

On Saturday and Sunday starting at 9am, Lionheart Confections will be selling their delicious doughnuts until they sell out at Reign Drink Lab! Get ’em before they’re gone! No pre-order necessary, just show up and grab your doughnuts along with an iced coffee or two! Doughnuts are limited to a dozen per guest.

D’s Keys Dueling Piano Show

D’s Keys is back in business Thursdays – Saturdays featuring interactive dueling piano show starting at 8pm (doors open at 7pm).  You can reserve your spot here!

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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.