Bars of Lynn

Ponyfish & Monkey Knife Fight at Bent Water Brewery

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Bent Water Brewery has been expanding its live entertainment.. On Friday, July 29th 2016, Ponyfish and Monkey Knife Fight featured inside and folks played cornhole in the new ourdoor patio space. Introducing Emilie Errié, interning as photographer with LynnHappens. More about her artwork and photography can be found at Indefinis Art. Photos by Emilie Errié: Photos by…

Hold Down Orlando Pulse Fundraiser at Fran’s

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On Friday, July 8th 2016 Fran’s Place held a fundraiser for Equality Florida, a civil rights organization. The entertainment was varied, from poets, musicians, singers, drag queens and dancers. Mayor Kennedy was there and made some remarks at the start of the entertainment portion of the evening, and won a few raffle prizes, too. List…

Treading Water at O’Brien’s

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Treading Water played O’Brien’s Friday, June 24th. The busy group also played a golf-tournament after party at Gannon Saturday (no photos of that, unfortunately). The Lynn-based alternative-rock band will be at New Music in the Square Wednesday with Wreck Shop Movement for a free all-ages show on the Central Square island.   Treading Water by Treading…

Tigerman WOAH’s Three Show Mini Tour

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On Saturday, May 21, 2016 Tigerman WOAH embarked on a three-show regional tour. It was documented by Isaac S. Photography. Tigerman WOAH headline the Downtown Lynn Cultural District’s “Rock the Block” festival Saturday, June 11th, 2016! The first stop was the annual Food Project Farm Festival on Munroe Street at noon: Second stop – 2pm…

School of Rock at the Brickyard

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On Saturday, May 7th the School of Rock House Band played the Brickyard prior to M.S.F. The S.O.R. Lynn House Band consists of adult and youth students and staff. School of Rock is hosting a David Bowie Tribute June 5th, 2016 at Fran’s Place, 776 Washington Street, Lynn. School of Rock Presents: A Tribute to…

Photos of 2nd Annual Open Arms Pub Crawl

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The 2nd Annual Open Arms Pub Crawl happened Saturday, May 7th and LynnHappens caught them arriving at Tony’s Pub, the second to last stop. Organizer Colt Mallett said about 50 people had registered and at that time they had raised about $2,000 for a scholarship in memory of Anthony Melanson, a Classical student who passed…

Three Days, Three Open Mics

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4/21/16 – LynnHappens usually covers, or at least photographs, Lynn nightlife on the weekends. For something different, here’s a look at open mics from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week: Monday Tim Foley hosts a weekly open mic at the Four Winds Pub Sign ups start 7pm and it goes until midnight. It was dark,…

Photos of a Saturday Night

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On April 9th, a Saturday night, I set out to cover four events. I ended up with a lot of pictures. They can (partially) tell the stories. Vegas Night at the Knights of Pythias for Pine Hill and Lynn Shore Little Leagues Showcase at Walnut Street Cafe for students of MaryBeth Maes (wish I could…