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Bars of Lynn Update


11/16/15 – This update is a neighborhood crawl, because sometimes I like to patronize the businesses I cover for this series and I Bars of Lynn responsibly. You can always contribute to the next one by sending photos of your good time out to The first stop was the Ox, but I only managed…

Bars of Lynn Update (Lynn-o-Ween edition)


Let’s start with Friday. There were a lot of Halloween parties at Lynn establishments on October 30th. Your LynnHappens editor was DJ’ing one at Walnut Street Cafe. Rocky Horror was screening at the Lynn Auditorium (new window). On Halloween itself, before heading out to a few places in search of good costumes, I received a…

Bars of Lynn Update


Trio’s Mexican Grill, 70 Market Street, had a soft opening this evening. Tomorrow is their ribbon cutting with the North Shore Latino Business Association at 3pm and official grand opening. Sorry – close cropped photos only this round. You’ll have to see the new space for yourself or stay tuned for the next Bars of…

Young Professionals Poker Pub Crawl


10/7/15 Fun night for a Tuesday. The Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Group had a pub crawl in downtown Lynn last night that started out at the LynnArts front gallery with a little networking and brief talks by State Representative Brendan Crighton, Downtown Lynn Cultural District Director Kate Luchini and Lynn Museum/LynnArts Director…

Bars of Lynn Update (Last call edition)


This Friday will be the last last call at the Sand Bar on Washington Street. Doors will be open from 5pm to 11pm, the time at which owner Christopher Brown anticipates being “sold out of everything.” Entertainment will be provided by DJ Julio Sanabia.   Check out all the Bars of Lynn posts, here.  

Bars of Lynn Update (superhero edition)


9/22/15 Saturday night, a group of friends dressed up in (mostly) superhero costumes for a Superman pub crawl to celebrate Mike Amato’s birthday. They met first at Rolly’s in Wyoma Square. From there, they went to Four Winds and the Lazy Dog, where 80’s Reunion Band played – also in costume. There’s a few shots…

Bars of Lynn Update

Cely, bartender at April's

8/31/15 – First, a familiar Karaoke host, DJ/KJ Dave, is coming to Bruno’s Friday nights starting September 11th. Fran’s is hosting a fundraiser Saturday night called Play it Forward with live bands all night and no cover 7pm to close. Melisa McCarthy dined at Four Winds Pub. There will be entertainment and drink at the…

Melissa McCarthy at Four Winds Pub


8/30/15 Melissa McCarthy visited Four Winds Pub yesterday. Ghostbusers III is filming in Boston and the surrounding area. Photo submitted to #barsoflynn by Michael Clough. The easiest way to share your photos of Lynn’s nightlife/restaurant/cafe/bar/club scene is to post them to the LynnHappens fb page. Check out all the Bars of Lynn posts, here.

Bars of Lynn Update

2nd stop, Lynnway Sportscenter. Here's a designated driver with his drinkers .

In this edition of Bars of Lynn we’ll show you some pictures… …and announce that the Lynn License Commission, after hearing testimony last month in favor of trial 2am closing time that included safeguards against our city becoming a last call destination again, and testimony tonight citing safety concerns, data and emotional appeals to keep…