Events Around Town


It’s a big weekend here in our historical city. If you’re not heading to beachside fireworks, a backyard barbecue, or throwing a red, white, and blue bash of your own check out these fun events around town.

Sunday, July 3rd
Ned Devine’s
1 Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston
Celebrate independence weekend right where it began – Faneuil Hall. This Sunday, Ned Devine’s is hosting their 5th Annual Independence Bash with a tap takeover from Samuel Adams. Sip samples of limited-edition brews and classics from the local beer company as you listen to live music from Sparks The Rescue and enter to win giveaways, and tickets to see Pearl Jam at Fenway Park on August 5th. Entry to this party is free until 10 p.m., and $10 after that. For more information about this event and to RSVP, visit

Ned Devine's
Ned Devine’s

Sunday, July 3rd
118 Beacon Street, Somerville
This Somerville spot from chef/owner Keith Pooler normally serves “Progressive American Cuisine,” but they are celebrating Independence Day by offering a limited-time barbecue menu this Sunday. Guests can dig into a pre-fixe, family-style barbecue meal with chopped salad, Texas-style brisket, slow-cooked chopped pork, Texas “Scott” link sausages, baked beans, collard greens, cole slaw, and cornbread with miso-maple butter. Barbecue meal seatings are at 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets ($35, include all prix-fixe menu items and soft drinks), must be purchased to attend and are available at

Bergamot celebrates the Independence Weekend with barbecue on Sunday
Bergamot celebrates the Independence Weekend with barbecue on Sunday

Tuesday nights all Summer
The Harp
85 Causeway Street, Boston
Show off your backyard game skills at The Harp’s Cornhole Tournament – the #Cornament. Grab a teammate and stop by the pub every Tuesday this Summer, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., to compete for prizes. Enter your team at