Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Holiday Travel Plans, Black Friday Deals, 12 Experiences to Gift

Things to know for Wednesday

Your daily round up for Wednesday, November 22:

DID YOU KNOW? Did you know that the Wednesday before Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year? Make sure to plan ahead and stay safe when making your travel arrangements!

Notable News:

Black Friday Deals at Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Faneuil Hall Marketplace is rolling out the red carpet to usher in the holiday season with a number of great discounts and door busters for Black Friday this year. Faneuil Hall Marketplace has the inside scoop on all the best deals from the various merchants.

12 experiences to give as gifts this year

A recent survey found that millennials are ditching gifting the latest gadget or gift cards and are now more likely to buy “experiences” over “stuff” this holiday season. Boston.com has highlighted 12 experiences to give as gifts this year, featuring a North End Market Tour that samples some of the best cuisine in the neighborhood.

Be Thankful:

Be thankful for what you’ve got🦃

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, November 23:

Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 24:

Boston Winter opens at City Hall Plaza. Join Mayor Marty Walsh and over 300,000 local residents and visitors for this family-friendly holiday tradition, see additional details here.

2:00PM Friday Film “The Apartment” at North End Branch Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday film series. This week’s film will feature The Apartment from 1960.

From the Community:

“Hard Times & Tough Hands” Colonial Labor Workshop at Old North

Tickets are still available for a unique opportunity to try the various tasks of two colonial American trades: making chocolate and printing newspapers with Old North’s upcoming workshop, “Hard Times & Tough Hands: A Workshop on Colonial Labor.” The workshop will take place from 6PM to 8PM on Saturday, December 2, continue reading.

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Keep up with what’s happening on the Events Calendar.

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