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Weekend Picks – October 18th

Cheers to the Weekend

Meatloaf is back!

Big news!  224 Boston’s legendary meatloaf is back on the new fall menu! Enjoy a generous slice of meatloaf served with potato puree, mushrooms black garlic gravy.  You can check out the full menu here! 

Cheers and post

Head to Yellow Door this weekend and order up some drinks! Infused with a variety of fruits, spices and florals, these cocktails are 100% instagrammable.  Tag us in your posts!

Explore some art

The 18th annual Dorchester Open Studio will take place on Saturday, October 19th and Sunday, October 20th, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Presented this year by Dorchester Artists and Friends (DAF) in partnership with Friends of the Uphams Corner Library, this year’s event spotlights the diverse talent of artists in Dorchester by welcoming patrons into the spaces where the artists work.  You can learn more here! 

DOToberfest has gone to the dogs

Last week South Bay kicked off its Octoberfest-themed celebration, DOTOberfest. In addition to the craft beer and wine, food trucks and live music, DOToberfest will be hosting a pet adoption “pup-up” with Loyal Companion and four rescue organizations. Come stop by to play with some pups, grab a drink and have a fun afternoon

New Charity Cocktail

Well, drink to that!  For the month of October, Lucy’s American Tavern and The Bowery Bar are mixing up a cocktail to do good in the neighborhood!  This month’s cocktail is the Night in Blue made with Triple Eight Blueberry Vodka, lemon, mint syrup, seltzer.  A portion of the proceeds will go to Boston Police Activities League.  https://bostonpal.org

Tour Dorchester Park

Boston Park Advocates invite you to a tour of Dorchester Park, led by members of the Dorchester Park Association. Come learn about this hidden gem — a 26 acre, Olmsted designed park that lies between Carney Hospital and the Cedar Grove area of Adams St. Registration requested by 10/17. You can learn more here! 

National Pizza Month

Pizza, pizza! It’s National Pizza Month so why not celebrate! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite spots in the neighborhood! 

Self-Care at 4 Corners Yoga and Wellness

4 Corners wants you to happy, healthy and well. Offering a variety of classes from beginner flows to restorative yin, 4 Corners also features workshops, community classes and even massage therapy. Talk about self-care. Visit their website to learn more!

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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.