Boston Summer Fun

Downeast Brewery

Downeast Brewery

It’s finally summer and there’s lots to do in and around Boston. Some of us are explorers, and others of us tend to do the same thing every year.  I’d like to offer all of you some interesting and fun things to do this summer that you may not have thought of.

Last Saturday morning I walked 1.8 miles from my house to Fan Pier to meet a friend and take the water taxi to East Boston for a preview of the ICA’s installation at the Watershed. The water taxi let us off at the dock in Piers Park. Piers Park is a beautifully landscaped park with a large playground and a sailing center and its easily accessible by T as its a short walk from the Maverick Station.

After viewing the exhibits at the Watershed we walked across the road to the Downeast Cider House where we were treated to samples of cider. At the door we received tickets for 5 free samples. The samples were larger than you would expect. We stopped at 3, and after the first one I asked the bartender to only fill my glass halfway.

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