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EverSocializing: The Secret is Out – Boston Common magazine unveils Ruby’s secret offerings

Have you discovered our hidden jewel yet?

In the latest issue of Boston Common magazine, they take a look at four of the best VIP experiences in Boston…including our hidden bar-within-a-bar, Ruby – tucked away in Emerald Lounge.  Check out what they’re saying about Ruby and head over to Boston Common for their other top picks!

Sensual Retreat
In the heart of Emerald Lounge lies a secret spot: Ruby. This private sanctuary has a bar with curved, padded seating and siren-red walls. It’s a favorite retreat for Celtics and Red Sox players and celebs like Andy Garcia, Julia Stiles, and Donnie Wahlberg. VIP packages can include spirits of your choosing, security guards, your own bartender and servers, a private photographer, and 24-hour car service. Revere Hotel, 200 Stuart St., 617-457-2626

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TOUCH: The Sale of all Sale’s Returns to Space 57: GILT City Warehouse Sale

Ready...Set...Shop!

It’s baccckkkk! Our favorite event of the season returns to Space 57, this September!

Gilt City Boston brings its legendary warehouse sale back to Boston for a 3-day shopping extravaganza.  If you haven’t been, allow us to paint a picture: You, in Revere’s Space 57, sipping free cocktails and enjoying a bustling atmosphere with music by a live DJ, scouring racks and tables stocked with fashionable finds at insanely low prices.

Get your tickets beforehand and you can be the first to get designer duds for way less!

Tickets: http://www.giltcity.com/boston/gcwarehouseaugboston

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We SMELL: The Cooking Show at Rustic Kitchen Cooks up a new Studio

Chef Liz Bramwell of The Cooking Show takes on a new studio

Revere’s on-property restaurant, Rustic Kitchen has become infamous for its interactive cooking experience, appropriately titled – The Cooking Show.  For years, this unique dining experience, where meals are prepared as part of a recorded-for-television cooking demonstration, have taken place in an intimate state-of-the-art kitchen setting inside the restaurant.  The demand has far outgrown the supply and therefore The Cooking Show has expanded to a brand new space, directly next door to the restaurant.  This brand new built out studio is outfitted with a complete array of cooking appliances, multiple HD robotic cameras and monitors so that each audience member can see all of the action and they can record all of the fun! Most importantly, more seating to satiate your hunger! It’s dinner and show like you’ve never experienced!

During September and October the show’s lively host, chef Liz Bramwell, will be preparing Executive Chef Michael Kelly’s roasted cider glazed duck breast with an autumn panzanella salad of grilled bread, roasted squash, apples, grapes and crumbled goat cheese. There will also be wild mushroom soup with white truffle crostini and a wine pairing of Kenwood Yulupa Zinfandel. Filming and dinner are scheduled every Friday night starting at 7:00pm at Rustic Kitchen’s Park Square location. Tickets range in price from $80 and $90, depending on where you’d like to sit, and can be purchased here, before they sell out, that is. Scoop yours up to be part of the (lights, camera) action.

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Taste: LIQS Lights up Emerald Lounge with new Cocktail Shot

 

How many LIQS does it take to fall in love with Boston’s newest cocktail craze?! The answer is one as it was love at first sip.  LIQS, the world’s first premium ready-to-drink “Cocktail Shot” brand, made it’s Boston nightlife debut earlier this month in Emerald’s bottle service offerings. LIQS Cocktail Shots are a hybrid between a bartender-quality cocktail with the portability of a shot sealed in a high quality plastic shot glass.  They’re fun, delicious and are the perfect party starter for your night out (at Emerald, of course) or a BBQ, house-party and beyond.  LIQS cocktails shots come in a bevvy of delish flavors, including: Tequila Cinnamon Orange, Vodka Cucumber Lime, Vodka Kamikaze and Vodka Lychee Grapefruit.  Plus, they taste even better after knowing that each shot is between 90-120 calories. Bottoms up! 

A bucket of 10 LIQS Cocktail Shots is available for $50 with purchase of bottle service at Emerald. Check out www.EmeraldNightlife.com to book your next table or download the Tableist App.

 

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We HEAR: Eat, Drink and Rock out at these Fall Festivals

MIXFEST 2014 Takes Over the Hatchshell on Sept. 13th

September is an exceptionally busy time in Boston.  Students descend back on “America’s College Town” and Bostonians are back full-time from summer trips and excursions. Nothing says “welcome back” than some delicious festivals during the month of September! We’ve round up three of our faves below!

Boston Local Food Festival - September 14, 2014 – September 14, 2014

  • Location: Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy
  • Rose Kennedy Greenway, Boston, MA 02116
  • Visit Website

For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation’s largest local & sustainable food hub! Boston Local Food Festival is a free outdoor festival that showcases farmers, local restaurants, food trucks, specialty food producers, fisher folks, and organizations focusing on healthy food and fitness from New England. The festival also features lively chef & DIY demos, a seafood throwdown competition, diverse music and performances, family fun zone and more.

MIX 104.1′s annual MIXFest - September 13, 2014 – September 13, 2014

  • Location: DCR Memorial Hatch Shell
  • 47 David G Mugar Way, Boston, MA 02108
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website

MIX 104.1′s annual free MIXFest concert returns to Boston onSaturday, September 13th with an impressive roster of live performances. As announced today during the Morning Show withKarson & Kennedy, and Salt, MIXFest 2014 will star soulful and acoustic artist, Phillip Phillips, Billboard chart-topper, O.A.R., singer-songwriter, Christina Perri and the Canadian band behind the hit, ‘Rude,’ Magic!

MIX 104.1 will once again treat the Boston community to a FREE show at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell along the Charles River rain or shine.

Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival - September 27, 2014 – September 27, 2014

  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website

Check out the 14th Annual Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival, Saturday, September 27, 2014 – noon to 6pm. Three stages of live music, arts, crafts, a family park – even an Instrument Petting Zoo. Free and fun, fun, fun!

The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival, Boston’s biggest block party, takes place on Columbus Avenue between Massachusetts Avenue and Burke Street in Boston’s South End.

This year, the festival celebrates the theme Jazz: The Global Ambassador.

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SEE: iFest Has us Seeing Green with a 3 Day Festival Celebrating All Things Ireland

 

iFest Takes over Boston in September

iFest, a first of its kind original festival of contemporary Ireland, will debut in Boston this September.  This inaugural three day festival will bring tens of thousands of attendees together in Boston to revel in a celebration of all things Ireland. The collaboration of Irish culture, art and enterprise is showcased through the interactive iFest pillars of food & drink, live entertainment, culture & creativity, Irish roots, sporting heritage and tourism & hospitality.

Want to get your green on? Head over to the Seaport World Trade Center from September 26 through 28 to see, hear, taste touch a smell all things Irish!  General admission tickets start at $60.00 and are available for purchase at www.ifestboston.com.

 

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EverSocializing: Landmarks Concerts at the Hatch Shell

Landmarks Concerts at the Hatch Shell this August are not to be missed!

The Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents exceptional orchestral music performances throughout the Boston area all summer long…While you can’t beat the music and the setting – what we love most is the price – the Orchestra is always FREE to the public…just arrive early so you can grab some stellar real estate on the lawn! We’ve got this month’s calendar below!

Boston Lyric Opera

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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From the New World: The Legacy of the Spirituals

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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Rhapsody in Green

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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O’er the Land of the Free: Bicentennial of The Star-Spangled Banner

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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EverEngaging: Rave Reviews for Rooftop in Glamour, Town & Country & Improper Bostonian magazine

We've earned the title for The Best Rooftop Bar in Boston!

We’re half-way through the summer but the Rooftop @ Revere has been on fire since opening up in May.  This month, we saw rave reviews for the Rooftop both locally and nationally.  See what Glamour magazine, Town & Country, NBC News and the Boston Herald had to say.  Spoiler Alert: Improper Bostonian named Rooftop @ Revere the best rooftop bar in Boston!

•    Rooftop@Revere named, “Boston’s Best Rooftop Bar” by the Improper Bostonian Magazine!  Check it out here!

•    Glamour Magazine sipped their way through Rooftop@Revere and loved it!  Check it out here!

•    Rooftop@Revere named one of “Boston’s 10 Hottest Bars” by Zagat.  Check it out here

•   NBC News did a special on “Daycationing” and featured Rooftop@Revere!  Check it out here!

•    Emerald Lounge featured in Town & Country Magazine for one of the 11 Best Mocktails Recipes across the country!

•    Rooftop@Revere’s “Classy Jell-O Shots” featured on the cover of the Boston Herald!  Check out the recipes here!

 

 

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We Taste: Dine Out Boston Returns on August 17th

Dig into Dine Out Boston - Returning this August!

It only comes but twice a year, yet Dine Out Boston remains one of our favorite annual events.  Boston area Restaurants design special prix fixe menus for lunch/dinner at truly unbeatable prices, starting at just $15 for lunch and $28 for dinner. Were you waiting to try that expensive French restaurant until a special occasion? Consider the wait over and dig into Dine Out Boston, beginning on August 17th and running for 2 weeks!  Reservations often fill up quickly so head over to their website to pick your next dinner out!

 

 

 

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We Hear: Your #SummerSurvey Awaits you

Where to find the best lobster roll in Boston?! Take our #SummerSurvey

Last month we gave you our top five picks for the best lobster rolls in the area.  Over in Insta-land, we’ve opened up the floor to you with the launch of our #SummerSurvey.  Where can we find the best lobster roll, milk shake or bloody mary in Boston? Follow us on Instagram @RevereBoston and tell us your fave to win some sweet summer prizes.

 

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