All the fun/cheap/life-changing events happening this week around Beantown, just a hop, skip, and a jump from campus! This week, we are highlighting all of the best food-themed events all around the Boston area.

Saturday, January 28th

Pokeworks Boston: Grand Opening

For their grand opening in Somerville, Pokeworks is offering BOGO burritos and bowls all day from 11:30AM to 10PM! For you sushi lovers out there, poke is a raw fish salad that originates from Hawaii. Not sold? You’ll be drooling after this video.

 

Sunday, January 29th

Chocolate 101: A Brief History and Tasting

chocolate tastingEven if you eat chocolate on a daily basis, you may know less than you think. Enlarge your knowledge about the world of chocolate with instructor Victoria Kichuk and taste a wide variety of chocolates. Buy your tickets now!

Monday, January 30th

Relay For Life 5 Guys Fundraiser

Do you need another reason to grab a burger at 5 Guys? (We didn’t think so.) But just in case, 5 Guys is donating a percentage of all sales on Monday to our very own Relay for Life event! All proceeds go towards the American Cancer Society.

Tuesday, January 31st

Husky Night @ Beta Burger

We’d like an XL side of fries, please! Rep your favorite Northeastern wear and get that for free when you buy any burger. Everyday is cheat day if you can get a burger.

Wednesday, February 1st

Grand Hatching: CNRG DTX

The Chicken & Rice Guys cult expands…this time to Downtown Crossing! If your co-op is near there or you just happen to be in the area, make sure you introduce CNRG to your weekly lunch routine. It’s simple, fast and frighteningly addictive.

Thursday, February 2nd

Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2017 Pre-ThrowDown at Eataly

A couple of breweries will be taking over the Piazza and Pesce sections of the newly opened Eataly in the Pru. If you haven’t been yet, check out what the hype is all about! Their executive chef will be creating a one-time, unique menu that is specifically paired with each different beer.

Friday, February 3rd

Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2017

Calling all college students! The 14th Annual Extreme Beer Fest is happening at the Seaport District this Friday that pitches the most creative and outrageous concoctions against each other.