Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

NEMPAC Children’s Choir to Sing at Italian Night with Landmarks Orchestra, August 5th

The North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is very excited for their Children’s Choir debut with the Landmarks Orchestra next Wednesday evening at the Hatch Shell!  Italian Night is scheduled for next Wednesday, August 5th at 7:00 p.m. This is NEMPAC’s first program in partnership with the Landmarks Orchestra. The NEMPAC Children’s Choir is Read More…

Event Notices

2015 Saint Agrippina’s Feast Schedule – Thursday, July 30th Through Sunday, August 2nd

The Saint Agrippina’s Feast Schedule is out for Thursday, July 30th through Sunday, August 2nd. For the 2nd year in a row, the society is hosting a 4-day festival with daily processions and a full lineup of entertainment. Details in the feast poster.

Food & Drink

Take a Look Inside Mare Oyster Crudo and Seafood Bar

We stopped in before the grand opening of the new Mare Oyster Crudo and Seafood Bar for some photos of the unique restaurant space with white marble, a patio lounge and fire pits. Every table inside and out has a view of the Boston skyline at the completely renovated and expanded location formerly occupied by Ida’s Ristorante. A passing summer thunderstorm Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC Receives Support from the Boston Musicians Association

This past June, The North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) received a special donation from the Boston Musicians Association Local 9-535. The check was presented by by Al Natale, retired Vice-President of the Boston Musicians Association Local 9-535 on June 7, 2015, in support of their educational music programs and special performance projects. Read More…

Photos & Videos

Saint Joseph Procession in Boston’s North End [Photos]

Societa San Giuseppe di Riesi held a procession on Sunday afternoon through the streets of Boston’s North End in honor of Saint Joseph. Accompanying the St. Joseph procession were the North End Marching Band and the Northeast Italian-American Band. Enjoy these photos from the day. Photos by Matt Conti.


Endicott Street Intersection to be Reconfigured at North Washington Street

As part of the Connect Historic Boston and Causeway Street reconstruction projects, the intersection at Endicott Street and North Washington Street will be reconfigured. Endicott Street will no longer veer left but will now be a straight run into the Commercial Street intersection. Endicott Street is expected to have its own cycle in the traffic Read More…

Event Notices

Events: Boston Public Market Opens, St. Agrippina’s Feast, Lewis Wharf Meeting, Family Fun Festival, Concerts, Movies and More!

The upcoming weeks is loaded with events that cover just about everything under the sun! Tuesday, July 28 6:30pm Contra Dancing at Faneuil Hall Marketplace Join Massachusetts-based band Cardinal Direction for Contra Dancing under the stars in the South Market. Never heard of Contra Dancing? Think of square dancing but in a straight line! Lessons begin Read More…

Arts & Culture

Gallery: Sand Sculpting Festival at Revere Beach

Hundreds of thousands visited America’s first public beach this weekend for the 12th annual Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival. The Revere Beach boardwalk is filled with food trucks and vendors, live music and the featured presentation of the Master Sand Sculptor Competition. This year’s theme is “The Spirit of Massachusetts” with a centerpiece sand Read More…


ParkBoston App Now Live in Downtown Neighborhoods

The City of Boston announced that the ParkBoston app is now live through Back Bay, Fenway/Kenmore, Downtown, Beacon Hill, the North End, the West End and Charlestown, and will be active in South Boston, the South End, Mission Hill, Allston and Brighton by the end of the summer. The app allows drivers to quickly and easily remotely pay a meter with their Read More…