scout picks

Scout Picks

We love letting readers vote for the winners—but that means you guys get to have all the fun, and we want to get in on the action too! Here’s what our staff is snacking on when we’re not hard at work putting the magazine together. POST-WORK HANGOUT: THE AUTOMATIC A Kendall Square newcomer, the Automatic […]


SCOUT PICK: Food Truck Festival Goes Vegan for Kendall Square

In 2011, the founders of Food Truck Festivals of America were just trying to plan a party. Their marketing company, Aigner/Prensky Marketing, represented a community in Plymouth that wanted something different. This is back in 2011, and while that may seem like just a few short years ago, at the time, food trucks were hardly […]




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, […]




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: 11/14/14 – 11/16/14

Friday, 11/14 7 p.m., Free Grubstreet Launch Lab: Visual Storytelling; Prose as Pictures and Pictures in Prose Harvard Bookstore 1256 Mass Ave. Join authors Thomas McNeely and Annie Weatherwax as they discuss their latest novels, and pick up a copy of each with a special 20 percent discount. 8 p.m., $17 San Fermin The Sinclair […]