Monthly Archives: February 2013

Weekend Rundown

Friday, 3/1 1. Fundraiser to refurbish Richie Viger’s Santa Truck at St. Michael’s Hall, 25 Elmwood Ave., 7pm. Food, music by the Mojo Slim Band. Richard Viger was the founder of the Lynn Christmas Parade. 2. Jeff Savlon is at Walnut Street Cafe, 157 Walnut Street, 8:30pm. 3. Digital Abyss is having a CD release…

Go Out Loud Goes Greek Out Loud March 20

  “By the gods, Go Out Loud is going Greek! Come to our celebration of all things Greek in advance of the Greek Independence Day at Brothers Kouzina. Greek Out Loud will feature plenty of authentic Mediterranean plates, a toga party inspired photo booth and music spun by DJ Brian Halligan! So come join the…

St. Mary’s Celebrates 150th with a Special Dinner

“Ticket sales are now available for St. Mary’s 150th Anniversary Dinner held on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Cocktails begin at 6:00pm.  Please call the rectory to order yours today! The Anniversary Dinner will be at the Knights of Columbus, 177 Lynnfield Street in Lynn, MA.  Tickets are $25 each, which include a sit-down dinner (catered…

A Ramones Tribute in Lynn

Warthog headlined a tribute to NYC punk pioneers, the Ramones, at O’Brien’s in Lynn on Saturday, February 23rd. Also joining them were Demon’s Alley and Damn Shame.   Editor’s note: I arrived just at the end of Demon’s Alley – not enough time to get photos of them. I’m a fan of the Ramones and…

A Saturday Night of Fundraisers

There were three big ones, at least, Saturday night. LynnHappens made it to two, with no intentional snubbing of the rescheduled Friends of Lynn Woods Wine Tasting. Your photo submissions from that event would be very welcome. Haitian Action Orphans Mission (HAOM) was raising money over at Centerboard’s Visionspace Gallery in City Hall Square. City…

Weekend Rundown

Friday, 2/22   1. Mentioning this recurring event because it’s new: Yoga Fridays at the Lynn Museum, 590 Washington Street, 1 – 2pm. $10 per session. 2. Familiar Strangers play the Walnut Street Cafe, 157 Walnut Street, 8:30pm. That sounds strangely familiar. 3. Your LynnHappens editor DJ Seth makes a ruckus at the Sand Bar…