Scout Picks

SCOUT PICKS: 2/6/15 – 2/8/15

It might end up snowing for 85 hours this weekend. Warm yourself up with our weekly Scout Picks. Friday, 2/6 Ryan Montbleau and Alex Karalekas 8 p.m., $32 Club Passim 47 Palmer St. Join Massachusetts-based singer-songwriter Ryan Montbleau as he closes out a three-night residency at Passim.


SCOUT PICKS: 1/30/15-2/1/15

Three days, three chances to eat, drink and party at Super Bowl events around Cambridge. Friday, 1/30  Super Bowl Weekend at Lord Hobo All Weekend, No Cover Lord Hobo 92 Hampshire St. Lord Hobo made Eater’s nationwide list of 19 Awesome Craft Beer Destinations for Super Bowl Weekend, and we’d be remiss to leave them off […]


SCOUT PICKS: 1/23/15 – 1/25/15

All Weekend Chocolate Festival Hours Vary, Prices Vary Harvard Square A “three day chocolate extravaganza” from some of your favorite sweet-sellers in Harvard Square tops our weekly list of Scout Picks. With everything from chocolatey appetizers to drinkable cocoa, it’s a can’t-miss weekend for the chocoholic in your life.


SCOUT PICKS: 1/16/15-1/18/15

Friday, 1/16 Women in Clothes 7 p.m., Free Harvard Book Store 1256 Mass Ave. Contributors Jill Gallagher, Ren Jender and Andrea Michelle Steele meet to talk about the new collection Women in Clothes, which features conversations from a number of cultures and nationalities on the subject of garments. Clothing swap will follow!


SCOUT PICKS: 1/9/15-1/11/15

Now until 2/14 Hubba Hubba Anniversary Sale Monday – Saturday, 12-8 p.m. 2 Ellery St. It’s been a whole year since Hubba Hubba moved their sexy butts to their new space, and to celebrate they’re taking 15% off the entire store when you mention the discount code “anniversary sale.” The discount is good until Valentine’s Day, […]





Youth on Fire Art and Talent Show Tonight

With the temperatures steadily dropping day after day, we are all grateful for the roofs over our heads and the clothes on our backs. But, it is also an important time to remember those less fortunate. Youth on Fire, in Harvard Square is a offshoot program of AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts. The program operates as […]


SCOUT PICKS: 12/5/14 – 12/7/14

Friday, 12/5 10 p.m., $18, $14 for students The ImprovBoston Holiday Spectacular ImrpovBoston 40 Prospect St. Partly scripted and partly improvised, this is one comedy show you won’t want to miss! Writers and performers unite to bring a holiday-themed show that’s sure to help you forget about all that last minute pre-season work you’re cramming […]


SCOUT PICKS: 11/28/14 – 11/30/14

Slowly emerging from your Thanksgiving food coma? Finally feeling ready to leave the house? Good! Try one of our weekend Scout Picks. Friday, 11/28 MIT SGS Public Board Games Night 7 – 11:30 p.m., Free MIT Strategic Games Society 142 Memorial Drive Come get nerdy with MIT’s Strategic Games Society, where members will be playing Settlers […]


SCOUT PICKS: 11/21/14 – 11/23/14

Put these Cambridge events in your planner for the upcoming weekend: Friday, 11/21 12:30 – 5:30 p.m., Free or Donation BAASIC 2014 Microsoft Nerd Center 1 Memorial Dr. Join the Boston Asian American Students’ Intercollegiate Coalition (BAASIC) for their annual student-run conference. The 2014 gathering will explore the themes of “intersection and boundaries” and examine the […]