365 Things to Do in Boston - New Tips Daily

#585 When Will You Go

Posted by Tara Peterson on Thu, Dec 08, 2011

1318344986 What did you buy Whether you're looking for some awesome art to hang on your walls, or you have Uncle Harry's name this year for Christmas. We highly suggesting you attend The Museum School Art Sale on ALL days! December 8 to the 11 from 10am to 8pm.

A little blurb about it? Sure. Here you go. Read away. "New England's largest contemporary art sale showcases paintings, photographs, prints, jewelry, ceramics and digital arts by hundreds of living artists, ranging from celebrated SMFA alumni, faculty and affiliated artists to students showing publicly for the first time.

Proceeds benefit the SMFA Scholarship Fund.
( A most def. good cause because art school is EXPENSIVE!)
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Directions: 230 The Fenway
Digits: 617.369.3204
Clams: Free - unless you purhcase, and if you do, priceless.
URL: http://smfa.edu/artsale

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#198 The Museum School Art Sale - 30th year celebration!

Posted by Tara Peterson on Wed, Nov 10, 2010

artGet excited for FOUR days of incredible art supporting an incredible cause!

The Museum School Art Sale is back, November 17-21, 2010. (Starting at 10am). Now in its 30th year, our celebrated sale has become the annual destination for art collectors and those who simply love art to seek out works and artists that speak to them, from our newest students to our most acclaimed alumni.

*Join YELP as we HELP The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston raise $500K in Support of Student Scholarships!*

With thousands of works on a changing rotation, priced by the artists and sold to benefit student scholarships, the Museum School Art Sale is your opportunity to experience the thrill and excitement of your very own moment of art discovery. What will you buy?

November 17-21, 2010
Hours: November 17+18, 10 am-8 pm; November 19-21, 10 am-6 pm

Admission to the Museum School Art Sale is free. We are pleased to offer free parking with a purchase of $50 or more. Parking is available at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston's garage on Museum Road.

For more information, visit http://www.smfa.edu/ar... or call 617-369-3204.

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#173 2nd Anual Boston Book Festival

Posted by Tara Peterson on Fri, Oct 15, 2010

bookfestival

The highly anticipated and expanded second annual Boston Book Festival will take place on Oct. 16, 2010, in various locations around Copley Square. The featured authors represent a wide array of programming, and include Pulitzer Prize winners, Nobel Laureates, children’s writers, and writers of fiction, non-fiction and poetry.

2nd Anual Boston Book Festival
Saturday, October 16, 2010, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

For more information please visit: http://www.bostonbookfest.org/

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#103 Bring on the Book Sale (Saturday)

Posted by Tara Peterson on Fri, Aug 06, 2010

booksWho said print was dead? In my opinion I'd rather curl up with a book than some cold electronic device. haha But that's just me. (But I'm not here to throw out my opinions).

For all who will be staying in the city this Saturday, head to 700 Boylston Street, as the famous Boston Public Library will be hosting a citywide book sale from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, Aug. 7th.

Featuring CDs, vinyl records (what are those...? Kidding), cassettes, magazines and books...let's not forget the glorious, glorious books filled with words and letters and thoughts, and far off places! Hard covers are $2 and paperbacks are $1.

Proceeds will benefit the community programs of the City Wide Friends of the Boston Public Library.

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#42 21st Annual Flea Market in the South End

Posted by Tara Peterson on Mon, Jun 07, 2010

Join neighbors and residents for our annual street fair and flea market on Wellington Street @ Columbus Avenue, South End.

Featuring antiques, collectibles, jewelry, art, household items, a raffle of goods and services from South End businesses, bake sale, food, music and much more. Come and celebrate a great tradition. They are the oldest continuous street fair in the City and the day is always a glorious one for young and old alike.  Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Rain day will be the same time, but on June 6th).

For more information check out this site.


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