09/16/2014

Are you ready for the Boston Bruins 2014-15 Season?

Hockey season is almost here! Plan your stay and cheer on the Boston Bruins during the 2014-15 season.

Boston Bruins 2014 SeasonIf you’re a hockey fan, you’ve most likely been asking yourself, “Is it October Yet?” The wait is almost over as the NHL 2014-15 regular season is  about to begin. Whether you’re a Boston Bruins fan or just looking for things to do this fall/winter in Boston, check out the Boston Bruins 2014-15 season and plan your stay today.

The Boston Bruins have home games scheduled at TD Garden Wednesday, October 8, 2014 through Saturday, April 4, 2015. We’ve listed the upcoming October home games for the Boston Bruins down below. To view the complete schedule, click here.

The October home games for the Boston Bruins at TD Garden include:

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 vs. the Flyers at 7:30pm
Saturday, October 11, 2014 vs. the Capitals at 7:00pm
Monday, October 13, 2014 vs. the Avalanche at 1:00pm
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 vs. the Sharks at 7:00pm
Thursday, October 23, 2014 vs. the Islanders at 7:00pm
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 vs. the Wild at 7:00pm

Interested in attending a game this season? The Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf is conveniently located within walking distance to TD Garden. Whether attending a sporting event or concert in Boston, we invite you to book your stay with us. Visit our website to learn more about our current specials and hotel deals.

09/09/2014

Save the Date for Boston Fashion Week 2014 – Dedicated to the late Marilyn Riseman

Check out the schedule for Boston Fashion Week and plan your stay today.

Boston Fashion Week

Boston Fashion Week, taking place this October, will be dedicated to the late Marilyn Riseman, a fashion legend in our city. Have you made your travel plans yet? We invite you to book your stay with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf for Boston Fashion Week 2014.

Boston Fashion Week

October 5-11, 2014

There will be pre-Boston Fashion Week events that will be taking place throughout our city. A few of these events include:

  • YOLANDA: Innovative Fashion Icon: 50 Years of High Heels, Headpieces and Haute Couture, now through November 30, 2014 at the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation.
  • Hollywood Glamour: Fashion and Jewelry from the Silver Screen September 9 through March 8, 2015 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Keep in mind, there will be a variety of events taking place for this year’s Boston Fashion Week. A few of the events include:

Sunday, October 5, 2014, 8:00 PM
2nd Annual Inside Discussion with Stylish Execs
Presented by Chicrets Blog
Athena Aveda, Boston

Monday, October 6, 2014, 6 PM
Copley Catwalk Series
Presented by Copley Place
Copley Place - Center Court

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 8:00 PM
Boston En Vogue 2014 - Modern Elegance Fashion Show
Presented by Bijou
Bijou, Boston

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 5:30 PM
Boston Fashion Week Style Swap
Presented by Trust in Tricia
Julep Bar, Boston 

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 7:00 PM
7th Annual Emerging Trends Runway Show
Presented by ShopEmergingTrends.com
Boston Center for the Arts

Post-Boston Fashion Week events include: 

Thursday, October 16, 2014, 6 PM
YOLANDA: Innovative Fashion Icon 
50 Years of High Heels, Headpieces, and Haute Couture
Special Exhibit Talk with Yolanda Cellucci,"Queen of Glitz”
Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation 

Thursday, November 20th, 6PM
YOLANDA: Innovative Fashion Icon 
50 Years of High Heels, Headpieces, and Haute Couture
Special Exhibit Talk with Sondra Celli
Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation

If looking for hotels for Boston Fashion Week 2014, plan your stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf. You can view last year’s event by clicking here.

09/02/2014

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston is one of the top things to do in Boston for families!

Looking for things to do in Boston for families? Check out LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston in Assembly Row, Somerville.

Things to do in Boston for families

There is so much to discover at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston, located at Assembly Row, Somerville. If looking for things to do in Boston for families, make a quick trip down the road and explore the family-friendly attraction this weekend.

What can you expect inside LEGOLAND®? Tons of family fun! The indoor family attraction is ideal for children 3-10 years old and includes 2 LEGO® rides, 4D cinema, large soft play area, the Model Builder Academy where kids can learn LEGO® building tips from experts and MINILAND where Somerville and Boston’s iconic buildings and attractions are built from LEGO bricks.

With so much to explore, you’ll want to set the afternoon aside. Plan your weekend stay with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf, located just minutes from the family-friendly attraction in Somerville. Don’t forget to check out our current hotel specials to ensure the best possible trip for you and your family.

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston in Somerville is one of our favorite things to do with kids in Boston this fall. Plan your stay today!

08/26/2014

Plan a Day Trip & Go Apple Picking at Boston Hill Farm!

Looking for a fall activity? How about apple picking at Boston Hill Farm?

Apple Picking at Boston Hill Farm

Boston Hill Farm is conveniently located just 20 miles from the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf. If looking for activities to enjoy this fall, how about planning a day trip to go apple picking at Boston Hill Farm!

The farm in Andover is open year-round from 9am-6pm and there is so much to explore this autumn. Experience the vibrant colors and pumpkin scents that make up a New England autumn. Along with apple picking, visitors at Boston Hill Farm can enjoy pumpkin picking, hayrides, kid-friendly games and a petting zoo.

Also, the Annual Boston Hill Farm Fall Festival will be taking place every weekend following Labor Day through and including the last weekend of October. Families can enjoy delicious food and musical entertainment by “Ronnie Chase.”

Book your stay today and enjoy the cool days of autumn at the Boston Hill Farm in Andover. Don’t forget to check out our current hotel specials and deals before booking your weekend stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf.

08/19/2014

Check out these Places to go during the day and at night, just steps from our hotel in Boston!

There are so many places to go & attractions to see during the day and at night in Boston!

Places to go at night in Boston

If visiting with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf, you’ll find many exciting attractions just outside our door. We’ve listed a few of our favorite places to go during the day and at night in Boston. The next time you plan a trip, be sure to check them out!

Things to do with friends or family in the Boston area:

  • Freedom Trail
  • Upper Deck Trolley Tour
  • Boston Duck Tours
  • “Old Ironsides” USS Constitution Battle Ship
  • Charles River Boat Tour
  • Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Once stepping out of our door, you will discover that we are close proximity to Cambridge via the North Point Park pedestrian bridge. If searching for things to do at night in Boston, we are within a 5-minute walk to the brand new Legal Oysteria, as well as Pier 6, located on the waterfront.

Come discover all of the great attractions to see in Boston. Plan your stay with us today! Don’t forget to browse our current hotel offers before booking your stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf.

08/12/2014

Spending Labor Day Weekend with us? Check out these events in Boston!

Labor Day weekend events in Boston that won’t disappoint.

Labor Day Weekend Events in Boston

If visiting with us for Labor Day weekend and searching for the best events in Boston, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve listed our favorite events taking place during Labor Day weekend in Boston. Check them out during your visit and discover a few of the best events in our area.

Whether you are traveling with family, friends or your spouse, there is something for everyone to enjoy this Labor Day Weekend. 

Laboring the Day Away at the USS Constitution, August 30-September 1, 2014.

Discover the life of a sailor at this Labor Day Weekend exhibit at the USS Constitution. Balance on a footrope to furl a sail; scrub the deck with holystone; practice your knot tying skills and more.

Fireworks Dinner Cruise aboard the Spirit of Boston, Saturday, August 30, 2014.

Watch the spectacular Boston Harbor fireworks display during Labor Day weekend aboard the Spirit of Boston. Boarding begins at 7:30pm for the 8:00-11:00pm cruise. Price: from $94.90 per person, not including taxes, fuel surcharge fees or administrative fees.

Swan Boat Rides, open seven days per week, weather permitting.

Take a scenic ride on a Swan Boat around the Public Garden. During the summer months to Labor Day, the Swan Boats are open 10am to 5pm. During fall after Labor Day, the Swan Boats are open 12pm to 4pm during the week and 10am to 4pm on weekends.

If you’ll be spending Labor Day Weekend with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf, we hope you’ll check out these Labor Day weekend events and more. Don't forget to check out our special offers page on our website before booking your visit.

08/05/2014

Looking for things to do with kids this weekend in Boston? Walk Boston’s Freedom Trail!

A walk along Boston’s Freedom Trail is one of our top things to do with kids this weekend in Boston.

Things to do with kids this weekend in Boston

If visiting Boston and looking for things to do with kids this weekend in Boston, take a walk along Boston’s Freedom Trail, one of the most famous walks in the country! Come discover why parents and kids love the Freedom Trail and explore the 2.5 mile-long brick-lined route during your stay.

The Freedom Trail leads visitors to 16 historically significant sites from museums and meetinghouses, churches and burying grounds.

The famous Freedom Trail proves that history can be fun for all ages, which makes it one of the most exciting attractions for kids and adults in Boston. If planning a family getaway in Boston, make sure that the Freedom Trail is at the top of your list of things to do with your family.

If traveling far, we invite you to book your weekend stay with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf. Our hotel is conveniently located near the Freedom Trail, as well as the many other family-friendly attractions in Boston.

We are currently offering a Follow the Freedom Trail in Boston hotel package, which includes: complimentary hot breakfast daily, complimentary wireless Internet and a Freedom Trail Guide Book. Our hotel deal in Boston is valid now through December 31, 2014. Plan your visit today!

07/29/2014

Don’t Miss Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers in Concert at Fenway Park!

Buy your tickets now for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at Fenway Park in Boston.

Tom Petty at Fenway Park

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will be performing with very special guest Steve Winwood live in Boston! We invite all travelers to plan their stay with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf and catch Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers live in concert at Fenway Park.

Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox have announced that the concert in Boston will be taking place on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Boston Red Sox home stadium, the historic Fenway Park.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are 2002 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees who have sold over 60 million records. Tickets are on sale now for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at Fenway Park in Boston.

Plan your trip today and enjoy our convenient location to and from Fenway Park. The Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf is located just minutes from the stadium, as well as many other historic attractions in Boston. Extend your visit and enjoy a summer getaway with us. Visit our hotel deals to learn about our current hotel offers in Boston and book your stay today.

07/22/2014

Searching for Beer Festivals in Boston this summer? Visit the Franklin Park Zoo!

Hoping to find the best beer festivals in Boston this summer? Check out Zoo Brew at the Franklin Park Zoo.

Beer Festivals in Boston this summer

Zoo Brew at the Franklin Park Zoo is returning on Saturday, August 16, 2014. If you’re looking for the best beer festivals in Boston this summer, don’t miss the 5th annual beer-tasting event.

The 2014 Zoo Brew
Saturday, August 16th
3:30-7:30pm
Tickets: $50 in advance; $60 at the door.

Must be 21 and over to attend. There are exciting changes this year, as the entire Zoo will be open for the event. Enjoy a nice beverage as you visit with gorillas, hippos, giraffes and more.

Proceeds from the Boston summer event will support the operation and continued growth of the Zoo.

We welcome you to plan your weekend stay with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf. Our central location on the harbor is the perfect choice for a summer getaway in Boston. Enjoy scenic views of the water and out convenient location to all of the best things to do in Boston this summer.

07/15/2014

Things to do with kids in Boston: Penguinology at the New England Aquarium!

Looking for fun things to do with kids this summer in Boston? Check out Penguinology at the New England Aquarium!

Things to do with kids in Boston

Penguinology at the New England Aquarium is now open! If searching for things to do with kids in Boston this summer, explore the secret world of penguins at the family-friendly attraction in Boston during your next visit.

The New England Aquarium promises a great adventure for all families. Once entering the Boston aquarium, you’ll receive a special Penguinology Adventure Guide to help you learn more about the mysterious animals that call the New England Aquarium home. The penguin exhibit in Boston features more than 80 birds and three different species. Watch them waddle and swim through the water in their 150,000-galloon exhibit!

When visiting this summer, penguin chick season will also be in full swing. Head to the Blue Planet Action Center to view daily presentations and connect with the people in charge of caring for the chicks.

Gather your family and head to the New England Aquarium to view the Penguinology exhibit and more! Extend your stay and book a weekend visit with us at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Harbor on Tudor Wharf. We are conveniently located near many family-friendly attractions to enjoy during your weekend stay in Boston.