The Weekender

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This weekend, All Of The Things are happening. Seriously, you have no excuse to plant yourself on a couch. Head over to The Hawthorne in an Uber, and they’ll hook you up with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. As always, share your experiences with @Uber_BOS and @Uber_Prov on Twitter and Instagram!

Free Bubbly! | The Hawthorne

drinks at hawthorneWe’ve partnered with The Hawthorne to bring you the perfect reason to get out and enjoy Boston after a long week at the office. The first 50 people to take an Uber to the Hawthorne on Friday night and receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine with your Uber ride receipt. Kick back and relax in the comfort of one of Boston’s best cocktail lounges all with the peace of mind of not having to deal with parking or competing for taxis with the baseball crowd. With growing popularity of Kenmore Square, you can expect fewer places to ditch a car, so Uber’s your best bet for reliable transportation to Kenmore this summer!
 

Dance Till Dusk | Summer Party Cruise

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summer party cruiseBoston Event Guide continues its series of Summer Party Cruises, every Thursday night! There’s still time to throw on your dancing shoes and climb aboard tonight! With three floors of live music and DJs, prepare yourself for some maritime mayhem. It’s gonna be a perfect night for dancing under the stars and atop the ocean, and then you can cruise on over to the free after party!

 

Lions and Tigers and Beers, Oh My! | Brew at the Zoo

brew at the zooNot that you need an excuse to see awesome critters, but holding a crisp beer while exploring the Franklin Zoo sounds pretty enticing! For the first time, the entire zoo is open for the annual Brew at the Zoo! It’s also Okie the gorilla’s 21st birthday, and Hopsters have brewed an exclusive Banana Weizen in honor of this coming of age.
 

Lei’d-Back Island Fun | Newport Storm Luau

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Newport Storm LuauIf you’re in the mood for beach and brews, get in on the island party in Newport this Saturday! We’re not sure what a Fire Gypsy is, but we’re told there will be one entertaining the crowds, along with live music, food, and dancers. It’s all to benefit the Fort Adams Trust, so you can enjoy the Hawaiian-themed festivities while knowing you’re supporting an important historic landmark.
 

Channel Your Inner Dude | Big Lebowski Bowling Party

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coolidge corner theaterOk, so it’s not this “weekend,” but really every day is the weekend for The Dude. On Monday, the Coolidge Corner Theater is hosting their annual viewing of the cult film, along with some fun events. A costume contest, trivia, and of course, bowling will really tie this event together.
 
 

Moved by Movement | Contemporary Dance Festival

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contemporary dance festA number of artists from across the nation are gathering for a day of performances at the Paramount Center. Beautiful, moving, and provocative, these contemporary dancers will showcase their talents this Saturday. You’ll have the opportunity to meet the performers, and learn more about the blossoming dance scene in Boston.
 

Hug the Earth | Boston Green Fest

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green festLearn about Boston’s local green initiatives, featuring environmentally conscious innovations in fashion, technology, food, and art. This free event is in the Boston City Hall Plaza, and will have live music, guest speakers, films, and vendors to educate and entertain. As a tech company, we’re particularly excited to hear from the sustainable robotics startups emerging in Boston.
 
 

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