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Free Fun Shit: Jan 19-26: New dance night @ Zuzu, Music lit w/ Phoenix writers, Berlin's DJ Sven @Middlesex + more

Free Fun Shit: Jan 19-26: New dance night @ Zuzu, Music lit w/ Phoenix writers, Berlin's DJ Sven @Middlesex + more


Berlin's DJ Sven Weisemann guest DJs at Middlesex on Thursday, January 26 Horse Thief + Personal Finance + See Through Band | Indie rock at...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  January 19, 2012
Free Fun Shit: Jan 12-19: LadyFest feminist art show, youth film shorts, MLK Day celebrations, surf rock party, DIY music writing @ Rock Shop + more

Free Fun Shit: Jan 12-19: LadyFest feminist art show, youth film shorts, MLK Day celebrations, surf rock party, DIY music writing @ Rock Shop + more


"Adventures Close to Home," a LadyFest benefit art exhibit/auction opens at the Washington Street Art Center on Friday Racky Thomas | Jazz and blues at...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  January 12, 2012
Free Fun Shit: Jan 5-12: ::MISLED*YOUTH:: opening @ Fourth Wall (looks pretty rad), Spankin' new Mod/Soul/Freakbeat dance night at Zuzu, dream + reality straddling photog</a></div>
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Free Fun Shit: Jan 5-12: ::MISLED*YOUTH:: opening @ Fourth Wall (looks pretty rad), Spankin' new Mod/Soul/Freakbeat dance night at Zuzu, dream + reality straddling photography exhibit at Panopticon + more


::MISLED*YOUTH:: opens at the Fourth Wall on Saturday (reception @ 6 pm) "Psychotic Reaction" | NEW Mod, Soul, and Freakbeat dance night with DJ Dandy...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  January 04, 2012
Free Fun Shit: Dec 15-22: One Happy Island EP release, Santacon, Great Scott holiday party show w/ Girlfriends, hipster home design book event + more

Free Fun Shit: Dec 15-22: One Happy Island EP release, Santacon, Great Scott holiday party show w/ Girlfriends, hipster home design book event + more


Girlfriends play a free after-show at the Great Scott Holiday party on Sunday FFFENS + Baltimoroder + DJ Die Young | "Make it New" at...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  December 15, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Dec 8-15: Arrested Development-a-thon, party at Good Life, jazz, Weed Con, craft fair + more

Free Fun Shit: Dec 8-15: Arrested Development-a-thon, party at Good Life, jazz, Weed Con, craft fair + more


Grownup Noise are at Zuzu on MondaySmall Wonders 2011 | Holiday art and craft fair. Opening day has refreshments, performance art, and music at the...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  December 08, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Dec 1-8: Pretty Things Beer Party w/ Viva Viva, Basketball Jones live podcast, holiday live band karaoke, art opening @ Fourth Wall + more

Free Fun Shit: Dec 1-8: Pretty Things Beer Party w/ Viva Viva, Basketball Jones live podcast, holiday live band karaoke, art opening @ Fourth Wall + more


Tas Melas and J.E. Skeets of the Basketball Jones live podcast at Game On on Friday Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project 3 Year Anniversary...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  December 01, 2011


Free Fun Shit: Nov 28-Dec 1: Boston Hassle listening party w/ FREE BEER, bike films, Greil Marcus talks The Doors, 'Cybersounds', tree lighting on the Common + more

Free Fun Shit: Nov 28-Dec 1: Boston Hassle listening party w/ FREE BEER, bike films, Greil Marcus talks The Doors, 'Cybersounds', tree lighting on the Common + more


 Griel Marcus is at the Harvard Book Store on Thursday New England Mountain Bike Association Movie Night | Film to be announced at Middlesex on...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  November 28, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Nov 17-24: Geekhouse Bike Party, Shaq, Bad Rabbits, Manliest Beard Contest, Boy Without God, Party w/ Watch the Throne DJ + more

Free Fun Shit: Nov 17-24: Geekhouse Bike Party, Shaq, Bad Rabbits, Manliest Beard Contest, Boy Without God, Party w/ Watch the Throne DJ + more


Kanye DJ Million $ Mano is at Cure on Thursday "Superfun Boston" | Release party for the Adidas "crest" forum shoe, presented by Adidas and...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  November 16, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Nov 10-17: Banditos Misteriosos DIY Gift Swap, Anarchist Bookfair, LGBT Wedding Expo, Storyliars presents "Fight or Flight" + more

Free Fun Shit: Nov 10-17: Banditos Misteriosos DIY Gift Swap, Anarchist Bookfair, LGBT Wedding Expo, Storyliars presents "Fight or Flight" + more


 The Boston Anarchist Bookfair is Sat-Sun @ Simmons College Fur & Gold | New dance night with DJs Brent Covington and Taffy spinning indie rock,...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  November 09, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Nov 3-10: Naomi Yang (of Damon & Naomi) art exhibit, Moustache Bash, B.A.B.E.S. women's drinking club, DIY Art Fair + more

Free Fun Shit: Nov 3-10: Naomi Yang (of Damon & Naomi) art exhibit, Moustache Bash, B.A.B.E.S. women's drinking club, DIY Art Fair + more


Marrakech, Morocco, 2007 from "Afterimage" @ Aviary Gallery Naomi Yang: "Afterimage" | Reception for the new art exhibit from Naomi Yang (of dreampop duo Damon...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  November 02, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Oct 27-Nov 3: Vegetarian Food Fest, David Bernstein moderates the presidential debate of the year, 'Freeky' Halloween exhibit @ the 4th Wall, Halloween bas</a></div>
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Free Fun Shit: Oct 27-Nov 3: Vegetarian Food Fest, David Bernstein moderates the presidential debate of the year, 'Freeky' Halloween exhibit @ the 4th Wall, Halloween bash @ Middlesex + more


"Revenge of Freeky Fright Nights" exhibit opens at Fourth Wall Project on Friday, October 28 Jen and John Yates | Wreck the Halls: Cake Wrecks...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  October 27, 2011


Free Fun Shit: Oct 20-27: Halloween street fair, drinks w/ the CEO of Rue La La, Head of the Charles, dogs on parade + more


13 Ghosts is screening at the South Boston Library on Tuesday Bazaar and Food Fair | With Middle Eastern cuisine and pastries, a country store,...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  October 19, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Oct 13-20: Lessons in kink, Harvard Lampoon's "Afternoon of Champions", Return of Deadhead, sexy lit, Allston art tour, Pearl Jam doc advanced sc</a></div>
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Free Fun Shit: Oct 13-20: Lessons in kink, Harvard Lampoon's "Afternoon of Champions", Return of Deadhead, sexy lit, Allston art tour, Pearl Jam doc advanced screening+ more


Rob Potylo & the Lonely Planets are at ZuZu on SundayPearl Jam 20th Anniversary Documentary screening | advanced screening of the new Cameron Crowe doc...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  October 12, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Oct 6-13: Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, Steve Almond reading + metal performance in conjunction with "We Still See the Black" exhibit + more

Free Fun Shit: Oct 6-13: Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, Steve Almond reading + metal performance in conjunction with "We Still See the Black" exhibit + more


Check out "We Still See the Black" at the New Art Center: along w/ free readings by Steve Almond and a free show by Taj...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  October 05, 2011
Free Fun Shit: Sept 30-Oct 6: HONK! Fest, Oktoberfest, drink n' draw with PBR, rallying against the Man, Hispanic Heritage party + more

Free Fun Shit: Sept 30-Oct 6: HONK! Fest, Oktoberfest, drink n' draw with PBR, rallying against the Man, Hispanic Heritage party + more


 HONK! Fest kicks off Saturday at noon in Davis Square Bank and Corporation Accountability Rally | Rally against foreclosure, eviction, corporate greed, and more shitty...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  September 29, 2011
Free Fun Shit: September 23-29: Allston Street Fair, Fluff Fest, Jazz Fest, "Cybersounds" on the Wharf, Indie 'zine and comics expo + more

Free Fun Shit: September 23-29: Allston Street Fair, Fluff Fest, Jazz Fest, "Cybersounds" on the Wharf, Indie 'zine and comics expo + more


The Jazz Urbane play the Berklee Beantown Jazz Fest this weekend Karl Marlantes | What It Is Like to Go to War discussion at Porter...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  September 23, 2011


Free Fun Shit: Sept 15-22: Funeral Party + Gentlemen Hall, "Rumble on the River", flash time travel mob, MixFest w/ Grace Potter + more

Free Fun Shit: Sept 15-22: Funeral Party + Gentlemen Hall, "Rumble on the River", flash time travel mob, MixFest w/ Grace Potter + more


Grace Potter & the Nocturnals perform at MixFest on Saturday Funeral Party + Gentleman Hall | WFNX show (tune in to FNX or email promotions@wfnx.com...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  September 15, 2011
Free Fun Shit: September 1-8: Schooner (not to be confused with sailboat) fest, Labor Day eve dance party, jazz fest, Magic People and Zbörnak + more

Free Fun Shit: September 1-8: Schooner (not to be confused with sailboat) fest, Labor Day eve dance party, jazz fest, Magic People and Zbörnak + more


Ahoy. Check out schooners like these in Gloucester this [long] weekend Jamie Lynn Hart | Pop/folk singer at the Middle East Corner on September 1...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  September 01, 2011
Free Fun Shit: August 25-September 1: Cool Ranch w/ the Bodega SLUTS, Kung Fu flicks, Seed in the City turns 5, Vice Mag presents Dirty Dishes + Lord Jeff, big ass Italia</a></div>
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Free Fun Shit: August 25-September 1: Cool Ranch w/ the Bodega SLUTS, Kung Fu flicks, Seed in the City turns 5, Vice Mag presents Dirty Dishes + Lord Jeff, big ass Italian feast + more


Dirty Dishes are at the Middle East upstairs Thursday, Aug 25 Vice Magazine + Vitamin Water present Uncapped LIVE | Raveonette curated show featuring Dirty...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  August 24, 2011
Free Fun Shit: August 18-25: JP's 1st annual music fest, 'Shoegaze Night' w/ the December Sound, local artist showcase, electro dance party, rock n' roll yard sale + more</a></div>
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Free Fun Shit: August 18-25: JP's 1st annual music fest, 'Shoegaze Night' w/ the December Sound, local artist showcase, electro dance party, rock n' roll yard sale + more


Sweatshop play the JP Music Fest on Saturday"One Night Only Volume 2" | Showcase featuring area artists, rappers, bands, dancers, comics and more @ the...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  August 17, 2011
Free stuff: August 11-18: The return of Rock Shop, 'rock n' roll art show', comedy rage, free flicks, eco fest + more

Free stuff: August 11-18: The return of Rock Shop, 'rock n' roll art show', comedy rage, free flicks, eco fest + more


Bodega Girls are at "Cook'n With Trash" @ Middlesex on Sunday, Aug 14 "Cook'n With Trash: Rock n' Roll Art Show" | Art by Shane...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  August 10, 2011


Free Stuff: August 4-August 11: Boston Urban Music Fest, sand castle competition, free art, SNL's new keyboardist, and more

Free Stuff: August 4-August 11: Boston Urban Music Fest, sand castle competition, free art, SNL's new keyboardist, and more


Mac Miller headlines the Boston Urban Music fest on Saturday Richard James & The Name Changers | Tsongas Center "Back Lawn," 300 Martin Luther King...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  August 03, 2011
Free stuff: July 28-August 4: Indie craft market, Freezepop/Andre Obin show, folk fest, live rock band karaoke, movie screening and more

Free stuff: July 28-August 4: Indie craft market, Freezepop/Andre Obin show, folk fest, live rock band karaoke, movie screening and more


Freezepop are at the Fourth Wall Project on Friday "One Man Band & Movie Night" | Performance by Eric Royer's One Man Band, followed by...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 27, 2011
Free stuff: July 21-28: Allston DIY fest, ukuleles, movie screenings, break dance-off pre-parties + more

Free stuff: July 21-28: Allston DIY fest, ukuleles, movie screenings, break dance-off pre-parties + more


 Allston DYI Fest is Saturday, July 23 in Ringer Park, Allston Somermovie Fest Screening | Iron Man screening | Lincoln Park, Washington St, Somerville |...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 20, 2011
Free Stuff: July 14-21

Free Stuff: July 14-21


Megamind is screening at the Hatch Shell on Friday @ dusk 4th Annual Bastille Day Celebration | With music by the Chicken Thieves and DJ...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 13, 2011
Free Stuff: July 7-14

Free Stuff: July 7-14


Big Digits present "Holy Calamity 1 Year Anniversary" @ Zuzu July 14 Tito Puente Latin Music Series | With Henry Jimenez y Los Homeboys |...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 06, 2011


Free stuff: June 23-30

Free stuff: June 23-30


Bodega Girls are at Middlesex on Wednesday Eddie Money | "Free Concerts at the Esplanade" series | Hatch Memorial Shell, Esplanade, Boston | June 23...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  June 22, 2011
Free stuff: June 16-23

Free stuff: June 16-23


Margaret Glaspy Margaret Glaspy | Club Passim Summer Stage Series | Palmer Street (by Club Passim + Harvard Coop), Cambridge | June 16 @ 1...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  June 15, 2011
Free stuff: June 9-16

Free stuff: June 9-16


Michael Bronski discusses A Queer History of the United States at the HBS on Thursday Chris North Dream Quartet + Manners | ZuZu, 474 Mass...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  June 09, 2011
Free stuff: June 2-9

Free stuff: June 2-9


Oscar Hijuelos is at the Brookline Booksmith on Wednesday @ 7 pm "Boston Book Bloggers Summer Reading Suggestions" | Bulk up your beach reading list...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  June 03, 2011