October 15, 2016
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Celebrating its 16th anniversary this fall, join the Galerie d’Orsay as they pay homage to their muse and inspiration, the Musee d’Orsay. Highlighting their collection of renowned Impressionists, Post-Impressionist and Modern artists, the gallery is delighted to bring the City of Light during its brightest time to Boston. Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sundays, 12–6 p.m. Through November 2016. 33 Newbury St., 617-266-8001; galerie-dorsay.com
Shop popular staple pieces during Alp & Meters’ pop-up workshop as they offer the Shawl Collar Jacket, Alpine Guide Sweater, and Alpine Anorak, and much more. Items from the Fall/Water 2016 Forged Performance collection will also be offered at the shops. October 11- December 31. 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. 1369 Boylston St.; alpsandmeters.com
Take part in the Boston Home Décor Show for its second year as they feature fine art galleries, antiques, furnishings, and interior design resources. This year’s show will also include a gala preview to benefit DIFFA: Design Industries Fighting AIDS. Special guests include Dakota Jackson, Kathryn M. Ireland, and many more. November 17-20. Purchase tickets here. 617-363-0405; bostonhomedecorshow.com
Visit Copley Place to experience Tourneau’s trunk show. Guests can expect to see the finest watch selections from prestigious and luxurious brands and will also receive a complimentary gift with purchase. October 21-23. Copley Place; tourneau.com
Come celebrate the annual Unmask Cancer, presented by The Herb Chambers Companies, a night to benefit Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. This year’s event will be hosted by Bill and Giuliana Rancic and the evening will be filled with living art entertainment, hors d’ oeuvres, and hand-crafted cocktails. Get tickets here. 8 p.m.-midnight. Mandarin Oriental Boston, 776 Boylston St.
Meet Alli at the bar! Join Drybar Founder, Alli Webb to celebrate the release of her new how-to book The Drybar Guide to Good Hair for All: How to Get the Perfect Blowout at Home ($24.95) with book signings, music and refreshments at Sephora at The Shops at Prudential Center in Boston from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The book will be available at Sephora during the event, and at all Drybar locations.
You will have the opportunity to hear directly from the designer/founder, Kesi Gibson about her mission to put humanity back into fashion. Highlights will include presentations on Kyu By Kesi global supply chain, ethical production, for profit social enterprise, conscious fashion, and individuality and the melting pot movement. October 24-27. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. Boston Design Center, One Design Center Place, Suite 206; kyubykesi.com
The Boy Scouts of America Spirit of Adventure Council will host the 40th annual “Salute to Scouting” gala at The Westin Copley Place Boston. The event raises awareness and support for the inner city Scout program and Boy Scout youth development programs throughout Greater Boston. The Boy Scouts will honor Putnam Investments President & CEO Robert L. Reynolds and Eastern Bank as shining examples of corporate citizenship and positive community involvement and WCVB TV anchor Randy Price, himself a proud Eagle Scout, will serve as master of ceremonies. Tickets, $750 (various sponsorship levels available). 6-9 p.m. 10 Huntington Ave.; scoutspirit.org
Join the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center in building the future as it celebrates young survivors, highlights the impact of its programs, and honors longtime supporters and outstanding volunteers. Attorney General Maura Healey will emcee the evening, which will also feature a teen survivor speaker, a live and silent auction, fine cuisine, and dancing. 6-11 p.m. Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, 606 Congress St.; barcc.org
Get the real life French experience and attend Bar Boulud’s brunch featuring Parisian classics like Croque Madame and Pain Perdu. Following the brunch, a complimentary ride will take guests to a matinée performance of “An American in Paris.” Tickets include two-course seated brunch menu and ticket to matinée performance “An American in Paris.” Brunch begins at 11:30 a.m. Purchase tickets here. Bar Boulud at Mandarin Oriental, 776 Boylston St.
Join Parsnip Restaurant for a Halloween brunch with festivities for the whole family to enjoy. Offered a la carte, this prix fixe brunch will be served in the main dining room. Halloween activities and pumpkin decorating will be hosted in the patio. Don’t forget your Halloween costume! 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Parsnip Restaurant and Lounge, 91 Winthrop St., Cambridge, 617-714-3206; parsniprestaurant.com
Vineyard views from a luxury villa in Calosso, wine tastings in Barolo and Barbaresco, and an authentic truffle hunt are just part of the package as Stir invites you to travel to one of Italy's foremost regions for food and wine during their white truffle season. Chef Barbara Lynch expertly curates every detail of this intimate trip from hands-on pasta making demonstrations to museum visits and truffle-centered feasts so all you have to do is enjoy this culinary experience of a lifetime. The trip will run until November 6, 2016. 617-423-7848, stirboston.com
Chef Andoni Luis Aduriz brings his critically acclaimed Spanish restaurant, Mugaritz, to the United States for a special fundraising event. Collaborating with Loyal Nine, Chef Andoni will create a dinner to benefit healthy aging and nutrition research at Tufts University. 617-945-2576; loyalninecambridge.com
For one night the best chefs, the coolest restaurants, fabulous cocktails, and one-of-a-kind auction experiences will come together to benefit Lovin’ Spoonfuls. Partygoers will enjoy food by Toro, Myers + Chang, Coppa, Puritan & Co., Tavern Road, and many more. This year the Thomas M. Menino Award for Leadership will be presented to Chef Jamie Bissonnette during the VIP reception and guests will have the opportunity for a meet & greet with Jamie. Beer, wine, and cocktails will be shaken and served by Cask Force, Peak Organic Brewing, and MS Walker and DJ for the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox, TJ Connelly, will be spinning the beats all night long. Get your tickets here. VIP Reception, 6-7 p.m; General Admission, 7-10 p.m. Black Falcon Cruise Terminal, 1 Black Falcon Ave.
Impress your friends with a lavish dinner party after taking BCAE’s adult class. The class will be hosted by Katrina Jazayeri, of Juliet, which was recently named as one of Bon Appétit’s Best New Restaurants 2016. Students can expect a step-by-step guide on how to entertain gracefully and with style. 6–9 p.m. Tickets are $47-$55 and $20 in material fees. 122 Arlington St., 617-267-4430; bcae.org
Come meet Living Proof brand ambassador and “Final Five” Olympian Aly Raisman. At the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, hometown hero Aly won a gold medal in the team event, making her and teammate Gabby Douglas the only Americans with back-to-back team golds. She is the third-most decorated American female gymnast of all time, with a total of six medals at the Olympics and 4 at the World Championships. 6-7 p.m. Sephora, The Shops at Prudential Center; livingproof.com
Three-time Super Bowl Champion and cancer survivor Joe Andruzzi, along with his wife, Jen, Executive Director of the Joe Andruzzi Foundation (JAF), will host the annual Gratitude Gala for the ninth consecutive year. This year’s circus-themed gala will raise funds in support of JAF’s mission to assist cancer patients and their families with everyday expenses, such as rent, mortgage payments, utility bills, and more. Hosted by CBS Sports reporter, Jenny Dell, the event will include signature cocktails, fine cuisine, a live auction, and a meet and greet with celebrities and athletes. 6 p.m. Purchase general admission tickets ($250) here. Gillette Stadium’s Putnam Club, 1 Patriot Place, Foxboro; joeandruzzifoundation.org
Join Mayor Martin J. Walsh for a night of music and dance to celebrate Boston’s multi-cultural wonders, including a special guest appearance by actress Diane Guerrero. Indulge in some of the city’s finest dining and top entertainment. Tickets range from $100-$250 and can be purchased here. Boston Park Plaza, 50 Park Plaza, 617-267-2244
October 15, 2016