See and Do

Weekend Picks – October 8th

Free Ferry to Boston Harbor Islands

For the month of October you can can enjoy a free ferry ride to Thompson Island on weekends! Also, on Saturday, October 9th, you can take a free ferry to Spectacle Island! You can learn more here! 

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! 

Play Roc-K-eno at The Industry

On Saturday nights from 8pm-12am take part in Roc-K-eno at The Industry with DJ Jim – numbers on the Keno card are replaced with your favorite songs! Enjoy some cocktails and snacks while you play along! You can get the details here! 

Sports!

The Red Sox face Tampa Bay Rays on Friday at 7pm, Sunday at 4pm – Monday’s game is TBA. The Pats play the Texans Sunday at 1pm! Here are some 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!

Ruby Rose Fox Live at Boston Harbor Distillery

Enjoy live music while you enjoy craft cocktails on Friday, October 8th at 7pm at Boston Harbor Distillery featuring Ruby Rose Fox!  You can purchase your tickets here! 

Tea Dance at dbar

It’s a Blinded by Science theme tea dance this Sunday at dbar with DJ Brian Halligan!  4pm-8pm.

Catch some World Cup Action at the Polish American Club

The Polish American Club will be showing the San Marino vs. Poland game on Saturday, October 9th at 2:45pm! Stop by!

$5 Mimosas and Bloody Marys 

Lower Mills Tavern offers $5 mimosas and Bloody Marys during brunch on Saturday and Sundays 10am – 3pm.  Comes in flavors like pineapple, pink guava, honey rose, blueberry, cherry, raspberry and cranberry!  How awesome is that? 

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.

TRILLFIT Cardio Dance Class at Carson Beach

Grab a friend and get outside for a *free* TRILLFIT Cardio Dance class with stunning views of Boston Harbor! Enjoy TRILLFIT’s signature dance class blends Beyonce-worthy choreography with multiple rounds of HIIT to sweat your way to a tighter, more toned body. Classes are free, but require advanced registration. Sneakers Required. All levels welcome. Meet near Carson Beach at the Ed McCormack Bathhouse. LAST ONE of the season! Get the details here! 

Let’s go pick some apples

Venture out of the neighborhood and pick yourself a bushel and peck of farm fresh apples. Make sure to check check all orchard’s websites for up to date safety info, restrictions etc. Some require reservations so double check before you head out! Here are our picks for 5 Places To Pick Your Own Apples!

 

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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.