Girls Night Out at Simon Malls on Thursday, October 11, 2012

This Thursday, October 11, 2012 many Simon Malls in Massachusetts are having a Girls Night Out that offer goodiesand fun for you and the girls! Feel free to click the mall of your choice below for more information!

South Shore Plaza in Braintree from 5-8pm (goodie bags for the first 200 guests).

North Shore Mall in Peabody from 5-8pm

Burlington Mall in Burlington from 5-8pm

Solomon Pond in Marlborough from 5-8pm

Auburn Mall in Auburn from 5-8pm

Let me know in the comments if I missed any! Hope you have a great girls night!


Kevin Faulk Press Conference at Patriots Place Today


Today, Tuesday, October 9th, three-time super bowl champion Kevin Faulk will officially announce his retirement at the Hall at Patriots Place starting at 10:30am. The press conference is free and open to the public, but you do need to purchase tickets to The Hall to enter. Tickets are $10 for adults, but if you show your AAA card or Charlie Card, you may be able to save 10% on admission.

For more information, please go here.

(Photo Credit: Boston Herald)


Cape Cod Restaurant Week Starts Today until Sunday, October 14, 2012

If you live in the Cape, or are visiting this week or coming weekend, you may want to note that this week is Restaurant Week on Cape Cod from Today, October 8, 2012 to Sunday, October 14, 2012. Three and Four course meals run between $25-$35 per person. Click here to see if your favorite restaurant is participating.

Weekend Happenings Oct 6-8, 2012 in Boston & Beyond

Since it is an extra-long weekend, I’ve included Monday in the weekend mix for free and cheap weekend ideas in the Boston area this week! Happy Columbus Day weekend everyone!

A Cappella Competition: Sunday, October 7, 2012 from 11-4pm at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Come enjoy an A Cappella competition at Faneuil Hall and cheer on your favorite group! Free. For more information, please click here.

Boston Local Food Festival: Sunday, October 7, 2012 from 11-5pm at the Rose Kennedy Greenway. Enjoy local music, chef demonstrations and competitions, arts and crafts, and of course a lot of local food! Free (except what you buy and eat!) For more information, please click here.

Boston Fish Pier Seafood Festival: Saturday, October 6, 2012 from 11am-6pm at the Bank of America Pavilion. Come celebrate the fishing industry in this very delicious festival that includes chef demonstrations, an oyster shucking contest, arts and crafts, and of couse seafood! Tickets are $10 per person & $8 for students. For more information, please click here.

Cranberry Harvest Celebration (Wareham, MA): October 6 & 7, 2012 from 10-4pm in Wareham, MA. Come enjoy this traditional New England festival with musical performances, free children rides, cooking demonstrations, crafters, and much more! Tickets are $5, senior citizens are $3 and children under 7 are free! More information here.

Haunted Movie Series Featuring Bedknobs and Broomsticks: Saturday, October 6, 2012 starting at 6:30pm on Salem Common in Salem, MA. What better place is there to watch a free Halloween movie than in Salem! Free. More information here.

34th Annual Oktoberfest and HONK! Parade: Sunday, October 7, 2012 from noon to 6 p.m. (and rain date is scheduled for Monday) at Harvard Square in Cambridge. Enjoy a parade of 34 different and energetic marching bands, 8 stages of live entertainment, various crafts and food vendors, and much more! Free. For more information, please click here.

Columbus Day Parade: Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1pm in East Boston. Come enjoy the 64th Annual Columbus Day Parade which will have over 20 marching bands participating! For more information, please click here.

Free Museum Weekend: October 6 & 7, 2012. If you are a Bank of America or Merrill Lynch customer, you may be able to get into your favorite museum for free with your bank card! For more information or to find a participating museum, please click here.

Museum of Fine Art: Monday, October 8, 2012. The MFA is free this weekend for BOA cardholders, but anyone can visit for FREE this Monday! For more information, please click here.

Opening our Doors Festival: Monday, October 8, 2012 with an opening ceremony and performances starting at 10am with events until 4pm in the Fenway. Diverse yourself with free cultural activities, music and performances. More information and the schedule of events, please click here.

Are you staying in Boston for the long weekend or coming to visit? What events are you most looking forward to this weekend?


Free Thai Cashew Chicken Today at Panda Express!

Today, Wednesday, October 3, 2012 Panda Express is offering FREE Thai Cashew Chicken with printable coupon here. This is a single serving and one coupon per person on 10/3/12 only.

They did a similar promotion over the summer (I obviously went) and it came in a small take-out box. It would be a good light lunch or snack, so don’t save this for dinner unless you make rice or something else to help fill you up.

There’s a few locations in Boston and the suburbs. To find your nearest location, please click here.

Cheap Tacos this Tuesday in the Boston Area!

Did you know that Thursday, October 4th is National Taco Day?! In honor of the very exciting holiday, I decided to round up the best Taco Tuesday deals that you can grab TODAY! Why wait until Thursday… right?

And of course you can celebrate cheap tacos daily at the Cactus Club where you can grab 2 Tacos for $5 every day from 10pm to midnight!

I haven’t seen too many great promotions yet in the Boston area for National Taco Day on Thursday. The only decent one I’ve noticed so far is that Margaritas is doing a Macho Taco for $9 on Thursday, so I will keep you posted if I see anything worth sharing!