Tag: 2011

Head of Charles 2011 – Special Access Options

Head of Charles 2011 – Special Access Options

October is here and that means that the Head of the Charles Regatta is around the corner.  This is one of my favorite fall events in the Cambridge area.  It spotlights one of my favorite places (the Charles River) and brings visitors from not just all over the US but the World as well.  The […]

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Nashoba’s Witch’s Woods Kicks off Cambridge Area Halloween Events

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Nashoba’s Witch’s Woods Kicks off Cambridge Area Halloween Events

The past couple of years we have highlighted the best information we have found to planning and enjoying the Halloween season in and around the Cambridge Area.  Looking back it is surprising we have not mentioned nearby Nashoba Valley which is transformed into a “ScreamPark” and is open on weekends (Thursday thru Sunday) the month […]

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Taste of Cambridge Goes Green

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Taste of Cambridge Goes Green

The annual Taste of Cambridge is taking place in about a week (Thursday June 23, 2011) and this year the event is going green.  Sadly we won’t be able to attend this year but we can’t recommend this event enough. You get exposed to many of the best restaurants in and around Cambridge and you […]

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Amy Poehler kicks off Memorial Day Weekend

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Amy Poehler kicks off Memorial Day Weekend

Harvard Magazine was nice enough to tape Amy Poehler’s speech at Harvard College Class Day.  Her speech was both funny and insightful.  Commencements and Memorial Day tend to be more serious but her speech actually made me realize that we live in a challenging world but that makes it even more important to be able […]

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Cambridge Science Festival – Science is Everywhere

Cambridge Science Festival – Science is Everywhere

Officially the 2011  Cambridge Science Festival starts on Saturday but there is on pre-festival taking place Friday night.  Big Ideas for Busy People will kick things off with 10 minute talks on topics ranging anywhere from the origins of life to the search for habitable worlds.  The annual festival can be seen both as a […]

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Harvard Square’s Chocolate Festival – The Cure for the Winter Blues

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Harvard Square’s Chocolate Festival – The Cure for the Winter Blues

Let’s face it even if you are an avid skier odds are even you are feeling a little trapped by the record amounts of snow we have received not just in the Boston and Cambridge area but all over Massachusetts.  Though many of us suffer from the winter blues they usually don’t set in until […]

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Cambridge River Festival – Free For All

Cambridge River Festival – Free For All

2011 Cambridge River Festival Update: The annual festival is back for the 32nd time this year and I wanted to update you with the links to both the list of scheduled activities and events for 2011 as well as for the Figment side of the event that is also taking place this weekend Saturday June […]

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