Bars of Lynn

Alternative Covers at Buchanan


2/7/16 – They’re called Malibu Sands Beach Club, and Friday night they brought the 90’s to today alternative party to the ‘buke. The members are known local musicians Joe Skahan, Jon Morse and Michael Cassetta. Most of the photos in the gallery were processed with VSCO filters to mimic the appearance (grain and all) of…

Songwriters Play in Support of Walnut Street Cafe


1/25/16 – Lynn songwriter Nick Zaino brought musicians, cafe regulars and supporters together Friday to help raise money for expenses not covered by Walnut Street Cafe‘s insurance after a stolen Jeep Cherokee crashed well into the cafe the night of December 28th, 2015. Some of the damages not covered include mic stands and the PA…

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.