Tuesday, February 11, 2014

A Post Valentine Event For BBQ "lovers"

Wine Dinner Wednesday, February 19th

Barbecue Across the Globe

Are you missing the summer months and barbecue?  Well Chef Hunt is joining forces with the North Shore's illustrious and notorious wine Guru Matt Rose to take you on a global tour of barbecue and wine.  Dinner will include 4 courses paired with wines from different regions of the world.  There's no better way than to shake the winter blues taking a culinary journey featuring our unique wood fired grill paired with some great wine.  

This is a foodie "Can't Miss" event.  

Make your reservations soon before space runs out at www.wildhorsecafe.com or 978-922-6868

Monday, February 3, 2014

Valentine's Stuff for Planners, Partiers, Procrastinators and Everyone in Between

OPEN TABLE MAKES GETTING A VALENTINE'S RESERVATION SO EASY, 
EVEN YOUR HUSBAND CAN DO IT
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Friday, February 14 is around the corner – we're here to help you plan.
Read on to find restaurants with specials, set-menus and other Valentine's Day treats for the occasion.

GLOUCESTER CHOCOLATE TOUR
SWEET STROLLING FOR LOVERS AND OTHERS
Downtown Gloucester, MA
February 9, 2014 12-4PM



DOES THIS QUALIFY AS WICKED SWEET?

12th Annual Salem's So Sweet 
Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival 



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February 7 - 16, 2014 
Presented by Salem Main Streets & the Salem Chamber of Commerce
Salem Main Streets, the Salem Chamber of Commerce, and local retailers, restaurants and businesses invite you to attend the 11th annual Salem’s So Sweet, Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival. A decadent tradition of delectable chocolate, sparkling ice sculptures and Valentine’s Day shopping…don't miss Salem's sweetest event of the year!



FOR THOSE OF YOU WITH CLASS
VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER & A MOVIE — 
IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT
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Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA
Friday, February 14

Dinner: 5:30 or 5:45 PM
Movie: 7:30 PM

This year for Valentine’s Day, enjoy a romantic dinner in the intimate, seaside view of the Shalin Liu Performance Center followed by the timeless classic—It Happened One Night. Widely considered one of the first-ever romantic comedies, 1934’s It Happened One Night stars screen legends Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert, and was directed by Frank Capra. It was also the first film to sweep all five major awards (picture, director, actor, actress, screenplay) at the Oscars.
The dinner is a three-course pre-fixe menu catered by Beach Gourmet


BOSTON WINE EXPO 2014 
BECAUSE WINE IS LOVE
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Seaport World Trade Center Boston, MA

February 14 - 16, 2014 
Boston is a foodie’s paradise—and the seventh largest wine market in the nation. To honor this historic region’s passion for food and drink, we’ve transformed the Boston Wine Expo into an entire week of festivities celebrating wine, food and culture from the greatest wine-growing regions of the world.

The Boston Wine Expo makes a significant impact on the non-profit community in New England by donating a portion of its proceeds to charity. To date, over $1,000,000 has been distributed by the Boston Guild of Oenophilists, Inc. to over 27 charitable entities since the event's inception.

A week ong series of events
Outstanding cuisine from more than 40 restaurants
Expanded education series
Nightly vintner dinners at top restaurants
Grand Cru Wine Lounge, barrel samplings and vertical tastings
More serious wine buyers

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE MANAGED TO GO FROM CHILD STAR TO HOTTIE WITHOUT GETTING DEPORTED OR ARRESTED - LET'S CELEBRATE
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22-24 Clinton Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Februay 15, 2014 8PM
Come help two of Boston's BEST tribute bands BRING SEXY BACK for Hard Rock Cafe Boston's annual Post-Valentines Day dance party. The Timberfakes (the one and only Justin Timberlake tribute band) and LoVeSeXy ..."Tribute to the music of PRINCE" are teaming up for a night of sultry dance tunes and sing-along jams.



THIS MIGHT BE ON SOMEBODY'S BUCKET LIST
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Watson Adventures’ Naked at the Art Museum Scavenger Hunt for Valentine’s Day
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA
February 14, 2014 6:30PM
Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt and take an unblushing look at nudity in art at the Museum of Fine Arts. You’ll scrutinize paintings, sculptures, randy Romans, a “stag” party drinking game, Gauguin’s island girls, Father Time's hot time, and a god with Venus envy. No knowledge of art, or nudity, is required. This hunt is rated PG-13.
Price includes museum admission. Advance purchase is required Questions? Call 877-9GO-HUNT.


FOR THOSE WHO'D LIKE TO DROWN OUT THE ROMANTIC DRIVEL
4th ANNUAL VALENTINE'S LOVE CRAWL

Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 12:00 PM  Fanuel Hall, Boston, MA
21+ event
Join us February 15th as once again we take over downtown Boston, with our 4th annual crawl.. Last year Valentines Love Crawl was voted Boston's #1 Pub Crawl of the year from Boston Magazine 

Your ticket will include : A valentines T shirt (red-guys pink-girls), a VIP wristband gaining you access to every bar, food specials and fantastic drinks. A ticket will be given to all participants upon registration (12-3)... At 3 we will have a drawing of every ticket at Wild Rover, where we will be giving out 3 pairs of tickets to (celtics,red sox, bruins games)-At 4:00 a $100 cash prize will be awarded at Barney Fannings for the best Valentines Day Costume ( pubcrawl participants only)
-At 5:00 The Dating Game will take place at Hong Kong, where 1 female and 1male guest celebrity will choose a date between 3 opposite sex pubcrawl attendees and the winners will share a free scorpion bowl and a dinner for 2 at Strega in the north end!!!!
At 7:00 The Stadium will host a free water cup beirut tournament, where we will award $100 to the winning team ( 1st 50 teams to sign up are in)