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    15+ Ways to Have Fun This Weekend in and Around Boston
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    SAN BERNARDINO, CA - AUGUST 26: Al Barr of The Dropkick Murphys perform at Glen Helen Amphitheatre on August 26, 2017 in San Bernardino, California. (Photo by Erik Voake/FilmMagic)

    The weekend is finally here and there’s lots of fun happening. From the Boston Flower & Garden Show, to St. Patrick’s Day weekend performances by Boston’s own Dropkick Murphys and of course South Boston’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, there’s plenty of great things to do all weekend long.  

    Friday, March 15

    Boston Flower & Garden Show

    Nothing says spring like the return of the Boston Flower & Garden Show, March 13-17 at Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center. Enjoy your first taste of spring with colorful life-sized gardens, intricate floral arrangements, informative lectures and demonstrations and more. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Harpoon Brewery Tours

    Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $5 and only available the day of the tour and can only be purchased in person. Noon to 6 p.m., Harpoon Brewery, 306 Northern Ave., Boston.

    Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza

    The Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza returns this weekend. Enjoy cosplay, costume contests, video game free play and competitions, celebrity guests signing autographs, photo opportunities, panels, VIP experiences, vendors and more. Tickets are $10-$18. 3:30-8 p.m., Boxboro Regency Hotel, 242 Adams Place, Boxborough.

    Dropkick Murphys 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour

    It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day week in Boston without the Dropkick Murphys and lucky for us they are hitting the stage at the House of Blues tonight for the first of five shows as part of their 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour. Tickets start at $57. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show starts at 7 p.m. House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. 7:30 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.

    Saturday, March 16 

    St. Patrick’s Day for Kids

    The Irish Cultural Center is having an event to help the little ones celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this weekend. Head on over for a morning of filled with music, dance, songs, crafts and more. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Irish Cultural Centre of New England, 200 New Boston Drive, Canton.

    Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza

    The Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza returns this weekend. Enjoy cosplay, costume contests, video game free play and competitions, celebrity guests signing autographs, photo opportunities, panels, VIP experiences, vendors and more. Tickets are $18. 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Boxboro Regency Hotel, 242 Adams Place, Boxborough.

    Kids in the Kitchen: Asian Lettuce Wraps

    Children ages 6-12 can explore and taste the food of the season at Boston Public Markets Kids in the Kitchen series. Today Rebecca from Chestnut Farms will teach you how to make fresh Asian lettuce wraps with Chestnut Farm’s turkey and pork and seasonal veggies. 10 a.m., Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St., Boston.

    Boston Flower & Garden Show

    Nothing says spring like the return of the Boston Flower & Garden Show, March 13-17 at Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center. Enjoy your first taste of spring with colorful life-sized gardens, intricate floral arrangements, informative lectures and demonstrations and more. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Harpoon Brewery Tours

    Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $5 and only available the day of the tour and can only be purchased in person. 11:20 a.m. to 6 p.m., Harpoon Brewery, 306 Northern Ave., Boston.

    Dropkick Murphys 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour

    It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day week in Boston without the Dropkick Murphys and lucky for us they are hitting the stage at the House of Blues tonight for the first of five shows as part of their 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour. Tickets start at $39.50. Doors open at Noon. Show starts at 1 p.m. House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston. 

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. Performances today at 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston. 

    Dropkick Murphys Boxing

    The Dropkick Murphys’ St. Patrick’s Clash IV is bringing an amazing night of fights to Boston’s House of Blues tonight, along with a special Dropkick Murphys acoustic performance. Tickets start at $39.50. Doors open at 7. The event starts at 8 p.m. House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston.

    Sunday, March 17 

    Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza

    The Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza returns this weekend. Enjoy cosplay, costume contests, video game free play and competitions, celebrity guests signing autographs, photo opportunities, panels, VIP experiences, vendors and more. Tickets are $10. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Boxboro Regency Hotel, 242 Adams Place, Boxborough. 

    Boston Flower & Garden Show

    Nothing says spring like the return of the Boston Flower & Garden Show, March 13-17 at Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center. Enjoy your first taste of spring with colorful life-sized gardens, intricate floral arrangements, informative lectures and demonstrations and more. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Harpoon Brewery Tours

    Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $5 and only available the day of the tour and can only be purchased in person. 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Harpoon Brewery, 306 Northern Ave., Boston.

    South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

    It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day in Boston without the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade. The parade runs from West Broadway to East Broadway, ending at Andrew Square. 1 p.m., South Boston.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $66. 4 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston. 

    Dropkick Murphys 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour

    It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day week in Boston without the Dropkick Murphys and lucky for us they are hitting the stage at the House of Blues tonight for the first of five shows as part of their 2019 St. Patrick's Day Tour. Tickets start at $39.50. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show starts at 7 p.m. House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston.