The New Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel is located on the Historic New Bedford Harbor adjacent to the Waypoint Conference Center. Choose from 106 smoke-free guest rooms & suites with free continental breakfast, Internet access, fitness room, indoor pool and Jacuzzi.
Buzzards Bay is located in southern Massachusetts along the north western side of the Cape Cod Canal. The tidal salt water bay is bordered on its entire east side by the towns of Upper Cape Cod and on its entire west side by 6 towns in southernmost Massachusetts. Buzzards Bay was established by Congress in 1985 as an "Estuary of National Significance".
The bay is home to many water and land recreational activities. On the water they include sailing and fishing, swimming and sunbathing. On the vast land surrounding Buzzards Bay you can visit State Forests and Reservations and take part in field trips based on nature and environmental studies. There are also numerous hiking and bike trails that lead to the bay from all of the surrounding communities.
Plan to attend or participate in the Buzzards Bay Regatta or just spend a leisurely vacation in and around Buzzards Bay. It will prove to be a memorable and pleasurable experience.
Sponsored by: Boston Living Center Minimum age: 18 The Boston Living Center offers meals, education, social services, and a supportive environment to those infected with and affected by HIV/AIDS. Help prepare and serve a delicious meal for members and friends! Please be prepared to help with tasks ranging from serving meals to washing dishes. Volunt
When: Dec 19, 2014 10 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10 )
Sponsored by: Friday Night Supper Program Minimum age: 16 Volunteers are needed each week to insure the success of the meal, while also providing friendly service to our guests. There are many different jobs and they range from dishwashing, serving guests milk, to working in the clothing closet. Immediately following the meal volunteers are needed to bus t . . .
When: Mar 6, 2015 5 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17 )
Sponsored by: Hale House Barnard Services Minimum age: 10 Come join the residents of Hale House for a night of word games and Trivial Pursuit! The Hale House is a residential assisted living facility with lively and active older men and women. Hale House provides residential and support services of exceptional quality for a diverse older population. Volunt . . .
When: Jan 7, 2015 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 07 Jan 2015 18 )
Sponsored by: Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly Minimum age: 15 Come help out and volunteer this Christmas Eve by spreading holiday cheer by creating and preparing Christmas & Hannakah gift baskets for lonely and isolated seniors living in the Greater Boston Area. Volunteer Activities include wrapping flowers, packaging food, organizing gifts and rearranging fur . . .
When: Dec 24, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09 )
Sponsored by: Boston Cares Minimum age: 13 Boston Cares is a flexible volunteer agency that connects individuals with volunteer opportunities throughout Greater Boston. To become a Boston Cares member and begin signing up for projects online, you must attend a brief, one-time New Volunteer Orientation. Every orientation covers the same mater
When: Dec 22, 2014 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18 )
Sponsored by: Boston Cares Minimum age: 14 Utilize your knitting skills to help the greater good! Join other volunteers to knit or crochet hats, scarves, mittens, and other warm items for kids in Boston. Caps for Kids is a 100% volunteer group which distributes knitted/crocheted warm winter items to children in Boston schools (pre-school and
When: Dec 22, 2014 6 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18 )
Sponsored by: Hale House Barnard Services Minimum age: 10 What words start with Q? Come join the residents of Hale House for a game of Scrabble. The Hale House is a residential assisted living facility with lively and active older men and women. Hale House provides residential and support services of exceptional quality for a diverse older population. Volu
When: Dec 22, 2014 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18 )
Sponsored by: East End House Minimum age: 16 The East End House Emergency Food Pantry serves residents throughout the Boston area, primarily from East Cambridge. We support over 300 families per month by offering healthy fresh and shelf-stable foods in a dignified setting. By increasing access to good food, we promote the flourishing and achie
When: Dec 19, 2014 9 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09 )
Sponsored by: YMCA Training, Inc. Minimum age: 18 A volunteer’s role is simple and short. We provide each volunteer with calling instructions and a short easy-to-follow script. For added convenience, volunteers can make calls from their home, place of employment, and other preferred locations. We ask that volunteers call continuously within their s . . .
When: Dec 19, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09 )
Jr. Crusader night at The Holy Cross Men's Hockey game vs. Air Force. Players please wear your Jr. Crusader jersey. Tickets are $4.00 per person and must be reserved in advance to get our discounted rate.
When: Jan 3, 2015 7:05:00 PM to Jan 3, 2015 10:05:00 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 19:05:00 )
Sponsored by: Friday Night Supper Program Minimum age: 18 The Friday Night Supper Program, founded in 1984, provides warm, nutritious meals to anyone in need every Friday in the parish hall of the Arlington Street Church. Volunteers are needed to help set up the tables and chairs in the hall in preparation for the evening meal. T-Accessible, Green Line (Ar
When: Dec 19, 2014 1 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13 )
Brooklyn-based Red Baraat has made a name for itself as one of the best live bands playing anywhere in the world. Led by Sunny Jain, the eight-piece party band, composed of dhol (double-sided barrel-shaped North Indian drum slung over one shoulder), drum set, percussion, sousaphone, and five horns, melds infectious North Indian bhangra rhythms, funk, go-go, Latin, and jazz. In celebration of the Hindu holiday Holi, Red Baraat presents Festival of Colors, a celebration of South Asian arts and culture. Now in its fourth year running in New York and its first in Boston, the Festival of Colors features a full Red Baraat set and performances from very special guests.
When: Mar 6, 2015 8 PM to Mar 6, 2015 11 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts Cost: General admission, standing room only, 18+
$20 advance, $23 day of (Fri, 06 Mar 2015 20 )
Join CambridgeSide (Galleria) www.shopcambridgeside.com on Sunday December 21st in the lighting of the Menorah at 4pm. Open to the public. Refreshments, music and entertainment, Level 2 near Kay Jewelers. Leary PR for CambridgeSide.
When: Dec 21, 2014 4 PM to Dec 21, 2014 5 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16 )
The Sea Crest Beach Hotel's Annual New Year's Eve Celebration has become one of the largest parties on Cape Cod! Enjoy Live Music Featuring THE MARSELS, Boston's Favorite Party Band An Extravagant Buffet Dinner Prepared by Executive Chef Daniel Kenney - complimentary champagne toast at Midnight. Featuring Comedienne Jessica Casciano as our MC! $89.00 per person includes taxes and gratuities. 21+ Event Doors and Bars Open at 7p.m. Festivities Begin at 8p.m. Semi-Formal Attire Required. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to West Falmouth Library's Capital Campaign. NO REFUNDS
When: Dec 31, 2014 8 PM to Jan 1, 2015 1 AMin Worcester, Massachusetts Cost: 89 - 89 USD (Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20 )
Sponsored by: First Night, Inc Minimum age: 18 Please note: This is an express interest opportunity. When you click "express interest" below, you will be contacting First Night, Boston Cares' partner organization on this project, directly. They will manage communication before and after the project, and the volunteer group day-of. Boston Cares c . . .
When: Dec 30, 2014 12 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00 )
Sponsored by: AIDS Action Committee Minimum age: 12 Boomerangs is owned and operated by AIDS Action Committee of MA, Inc., New England's leading provider of HIV prevention and wellness services.All proceeds from Boomerangs support AIDS Action's work to prevent new infections, support those affected, and tackle the root causes of HIV/AIDS. Learn more . . .
When: Feb 12, 2015 6 PM in West Roxbury, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18 )
Sponsored by: St. Francis House Minimum age: 17 Volunteers will help prepare and serve lunch to the guests. Please bring a baseball hat or other head covering (or you will be provided with a lovely hairnet!). Volunteers should also wear pants, closed-toed shoes and shirt with sleeves (no tank tops). Youth friendly, 17+. All volunteers under 18 ye . . .
When: Dec 21, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09 )
Sponsored by: New England Center For Homeless Veterans Minimum age: 16 Volunteers will be serving hot meals to veterans. They should bring a baseball cap or other head covering to wear while serving the meal. A disposable paper hat will be provided if volunteers forget to bring their own. Volunteers must also wear shirts with sleeves and closed-toed shoes.Kid-friendly . . . . . .
When: Feb 20, 2015 7:15:00 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:15:00 )
If you’re in the know, you realize that beer and cheese go together in ways most people wouldn’t believe…if you DON’T think that beer and cheese are a magical pairing, then the Boston Beer & Cheese Fest will be a wakeup call that you can’t miss! 20 craft beer and cider makers from New England; 8 New England creameries. 20 beer/cider & cheese pairings. Yep. Get on this!
Tickets go on sale at 10am EST on Thursday, November 20th.
Find out why Drink Craft Beer was awarded Boston magazine's Best of Boston® 2014 - Best Booze Fest!
There are no refunds OR exchanges.
All attendees must be 21+ with a valid ID. Nobody will be allowed into the building who is under 21 or who doesn't have a valid ID.
Tickets will be emailed by Eventbrite. You must bring this ticket to the event where it will be scanned.
You can transfer tickets using Eventbrite.
We give no entry guarantee if you buy your ticket from a reseller.
Brewers, cider makers, beers/ciders, cheese makers and cheese subject to change.
Boston Beer & Cheese Fest February 27th & 28th
Space 57 - The Revere Hotel - 200 Stuart Street, Boston, MA Session 1 - Friday, February 27th: 6-9:30pm Session 2 - Saturday, February 28th: 1-4:30pm Session 3 - Saturday, February 28th: 6-9:30pm
TICKETS TO GO ON SALE AT 10am EDT ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2014.
It’s craft beer, cider and cheese…what more do you need to know?! If you do need more info, though, the Boston Beer & Cheese Fest focuses on New England-made craft beers, ciders and cheeses. By attending you’ll have access to over 70 craft beers and ciders, as well as tons of cheese from 8 local creameries. If that’s not enough, we’ll be pairing a beer/cider from each brewer with a cheese from each creamery…that’s 20 beer/cider and cheese pairings! If that doesn’t make your mouth water, we don’t know what else to say.How Much Does It Cost?
For only $50 you’ll get admittance to one session which includes:
Unlimited 2oz samples of 70+ New England craft beers & ciders
Unlimited samples of cheese from 8 New England creameries
Biodegradable tasting cup
VIP Session - How Much Does It Cost?
For only $60 you'll get admittance to the VIP "Hoppy Hour" Session on Friday night, which includes:
All of the above, plus unlimited 2oz samples of 20 super-limited hoppy New England craft beers & ciders, including casks and other delights
A chance to vote on the 2015 Champion of Hops...a championship belt to be awarded to the brewers of the crowd's favorite hoppy VIP beer/cider
The session will be limited to only 450 attendees (down from 550 for the Saturday sessions)
What Creameries Will be Joining?
We’re working with local cheese experts to get a great, diverse selection of local cheeses that will pair excellently with beer and cider. We have the following creameries committed, with more to come:
Cabot Creamery (VT)
The Cellars at Jasper Hill (VT)
Fiore di Nonno (MA)
Vermont Creamery (VT)
What Breweries Will be Joining?
We will have 20 New England brewers and cider makers in attendance bringing over 70 craft beers and ciders. Some of our brewers include the following (NOTE: This is only a partial list. We'll continue to announce more of our brewers and beers in the coming weeks) (Brewers and beers are subject to change and availability. All pours are 2oz per MA State Law):
Allagash Brewing Co. (ME)
Backalsh Beer (MA)
Bantam Cider (MA)
Downeast Cider House (MA)
Enlightenment Ales (MA)
Far From the Tree Cider (MA)
High Horse (MA)
Idle Hands Craft Ales (MA)
Notch Brewing Co. (MA)
Peak Organic Brewing Co. (ME)
Rising Tide Brewing Co. (ME)
What Food Will Be Available?
While you’ll have your fill of craft beer, cider and local cheese, we know you might want something a little more substantial. With that in mind, we want to provide you with some local and delicious food options to eat:
Roxy’s Grilled Cheese
Boston’s own…you can’t do a cheese fest without grilled cheese, right?!
Aussie-style pies from South and East Boston. Don’t worry about figuring it out, just get some.
When: Feb 27, 2015 6 PM to Feb 28, 2015 9 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18 )
Rhode Island Spring Flower and Garden Show Thursday, February 19. Bus leaves Tower Hill at 9am and returns at 4pm Member $60, Nonmember $70, including transportation, show ticket, and guided tour Have you always wanted to know how a waterfall is created in the middle of the RI Convention Center? How an empty space and concrete floor are transformed into the beautiful outdoors in three days? How gorgeous flowers bursting with color are grown, transported and planted in the bitter cold months of winter? Well, now you have the chance. Our trip to the Flower Show will include an exclusive one hour tour led by Chuck Carberry, the Show Designer. The 2015 Show, Garden Adventures delivers plenty of excitement and fun for groups of all ages. Roger Williams Park Zoo and Save the Bay will be on site with lots of hands on activites. You will enjoy lectures and demos featuring nationally acclaimed speakers, 28 walk-through gardens and displays, a diverse Garden Marketplace, children's activities, and a judged show by the RI Federation of Garden Clubs. Bring your own lunch, eat at the onsite café, or enjoy lunch at a nearby restaurant.
When: Feb 19, 2015 9 AM in Boylston, Massachusetts Cost: Member: $60., Non-member: $70. (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09 )
This three-and-a-half course cocktail menu from the team at backbar will be a Frank tour of cocktails from the Past, Present and Future, featuring Crater Lake rye, vodka and gin. The drinks will be paired and timed with a complementaty film screening as well as cinema-themed snacks.
Cocktail Sneak Peek: the Ghost of Chirstmas Present(pictured) features Crater Lake vodka, zirbenz, chartreuse, local cranberry syrup, and torched juniper.
When: Dec 21, 2014 10 PM to Dec 22, 2014 12 AMin Somerville, Massachusetts (Sun, 21 Dec 2014 22 )
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