BOSTON (CBS) – Events this weekend in Boston include a home show, the opening of a new art museum and several Mardi Gras events.
MassArt Art Museum Opens
A new art museum is opening its doors in Boston this weekend and now is your chance to get a first look at the global selection of contemporary artwork on display.
The grand opening of the MassArt Art Museum on Huntington Avenue is on Saturday. The schedule includes a ribbon cutting, art making activities, a tour of the exhibits, and a reception. The museum will always be free to the public and is open year-round.
When: February 22 (12-7pm)
Where: MassArt Art Museum (621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA)
New England Home Show
The New England Home Show is going down at the Seaport World Trade Center. Home improvement ideas will be on full display. Features include a tiny house, seminars and a life-changing products exhibit.
When: February 21-23 (Friday 2-8pm, Saturday 10am-8pm, Sunday 10am-5pm)
Where: Seaport World Trade Center (200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA)
Tickets: $12.00 at door, $10.00 online, 17 & under are free; Free admission on Friday
Mardi Gras falls on February 25 this year, so there’s no shortage of events to celebrate Fat Tuesday.
Anthem Kitchen & Bar is holding a Fat Tuesday feast, featuring a king cake for dessert.
www.eventbrite.com/e/fat-tuesday-at-anthem-kitchenWhen: February 25 (11:30am-10pm)
Where: Anthem Kitchen and Bar (101 S. Market Street, Faneuil Hall, Boston)
Tickets: Price of food
And there’s a Mardi Gras masquerade at Back Bay Social where you can find dinner specials and specialty cocktails.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mardi-gras-masquerade-at-back-bay-socialWhen: February 25 (5-11pm)
Where: Back Bay Social (867 Boylston Street, Boston, MA)