2.5 min readBy Published On: October 21st, 2022Categories: See and Do0 Comments on Weekend Picks – October 21st

USS Constitution Turnaround on Friday at Castle Island

Old Ironsides will make turnaround + 21 gun salute at Castle Island on Friday, October 21st around 11:15am in celebration of the USS Constitutions 225th Anniversary!

Lower Mills Library – Pumpkin Carving

On Saturday, October 22 from 10am-12pm the Friends of theLower Mills Branch will host their annual Pumpkin Carving event! Register ahead to receive your very own pumpkin! Register in person or call 61-7-298-7841.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Shred Day at City of Boston Credit Union

The City of Boston Credit Union will host a shred day on Saturday at their Dorchester branch from 8am-12pm. This free event allows members to properly dispose of personal documents!

New Fall Menu at Lower Mills Tavern

LMT’s has created a new fall menu bursting with seasonal goodness!  You can check out the menu here! 

Dorchester Open Studios

Dorchester Open Studios will take place on Saturday + Sunday! Visit artists & creative small businesses, up close, where they create! Buy art directly from artists in their studios.

New fall cocktails to try Yellow Door

Yellow Door just revealed seasonal flavor-packed array of gorgeous new drinks to join its cocktail list! The new fall cocktail list is live in South End & Dorchester! You can check them out here. 

DIY Halloween Cookie Decorating Kits

Get in the Halloween spirt with Top Shelf’s DIY Halloween Cookie Decorating Kit.  Each kit comes with either 6 or 12 pumpkin sugar cookies – Orange, Purple, & White Frosting Orange, Purple, & WhiteDecorating Sugars Orange, Purple, & White Sprinkles.  You can reserve yours here! 

Butternut Squash Ravioli is back at 224 Boston

Another sign of fall? The butternut squash ravioli is back on the menu at 224 Boston Street! 

How about a little brunch?

Here our neighborhood brunch roundup! From French Toast to Omelettes, it’s all right here! 

dbar is getting in the Halloween spirit

On Sunday from 12pm-3pm, it’s Cocktails + Carving at dbar! $30 includes pumpkins, cocktail, light bites and tools. Prizes for most creative. Later on Sunday, it’s Drunken Pumpkin Tea Dance with Joe Bermudez from 4pm-8pm.

Fall-O-Ween Children’s Festival

Enjoy fall and Halloween themed activities on Friday, October 21st from 5pm-9pm at the Frog Pond at the Boston Common.  Adults and children are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes and participate in a wide range of fun and spooky family activities. You can learn more here. 


The Bruins face the Wild on Saturday at 1pm. The Celtics play the Heat on Friday at 7:30pm and Orlando Magic on Saturday at 7pm. Not to mention the full slate of college football on Saturday. The Pats play on Monday night this week. Here are 9 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!

Check back as this list may be updated 

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