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Fun Things to do in Boston in October

The editorial team shares some of the most noteworthy events in Boston over the next few weeks. Check them out below and let us know if there are any you feel we should add to the list.

 

Lea DeLaria

Lea DeLaria is an American comedian, actress, and jazz musician. The “famously controversial” DeLaria was “the first openly gay comic to break the late-night talk-show barrier” with her 1993 appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show.

When
October 15, Sunday @ 7:30 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Kaleo & ZZ Ward

Kaleo is an Icelandic blues/rock band that formed at Mosfellsbær in 2012. It consists of lead vocalist and guitarist JJ Julius Son, drummer David Antonsson, bassist Daniel Kristjansson, and lead guitarist Rubin Pollock.

ZZ Ward is an American musician, singer and songwriter. She is signed to Boardwalk Entertainment Group and Hollywood Records, and managed by E. Kidd Bogart’s Boardwalk Music Group. Ward released her debut EP, Criminal, on May 8, 2012.

When
October 16, Monday @ 7:30 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Zedd

Anton Zaslavski, better known by his stage name Zedd, is a Russian-German musician, DJ, songwriter and record producer.

When
October 17 & 18, Tuesday & Wednesday @ 8:00 & 7:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Jim Gaffigan

James Christopher Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His humor largely revolves around fatherhood, observations, laziness, and food.

When
October 18 & 19, Wednesday & Thursday @ 7:30 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

The Front Bottoms

The Front Bottoms are an American indie rock band that originated in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey. The band consists of Brian Sella, and Mat Uychich.

When
October 19, Thursday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Jim Gaffigan

James Christopher Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His humor largely revolves around fatherhood, observations, laziness, and food.

When
October 20, Friday @ 7:30 PM & 10:00 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Misterwives

MisterWives is an American pop band based in New York City, consisting of lead singer Mandy Lee, percussionist Etienne Bowler, bass guitarist William Hehir, guitarist Marc Campbell, multi-instrumentalist Jesse Blum, and saxophonist Mike Murphy.

When
October 20, Friday @ 8:00 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Lotus

Lotus is an instrumental electronic jam band formed in Indiana in 1999 now based in Philadelphia, PA and Denver, CO.

When
October 21, Saturday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Jim Gaffigan

James Christopher Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His humor largely revolves around fatherhood, observations, laziness, and food.

When
October 21, Saturday @ 7:00 PM & 9:45 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Menrique & Juliano

Henrique & Juliano, sometimes written Henrique e Juliano, is a Brazilian sertanejo duo. Their single, “Cuida bem dela”, was number 1 for 8 weeks in Brasil Hot 100 Airplay and has been accessed by over 100 million viewers on YouTube.

When
October 22, Sunday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Isley Brother

The Isley Brothers are an American musical group originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, originally a vocal trio consisting of brothers O’Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley and Ronald Isley.

When

October 24, Tuesday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Lecrae

Lecrae Devaughn Moore, mononymously known as Lecrae, is an American Christian hip hop recording artist, songwriter, record producer, and actor.

When
October 25, Wednesday @ 7:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Michael Ray & Chris Lane

Michael Ray Roach, best known as Michael Ray, is an American country music singer and songwriter. He is signed to Warner Music Nashville, for which he has released his debut single, “Kiss You in the Morning”.

Chris Lane is an American country music singer and songwriter, signed to Big Loud Records and Big Loud Mountain management.

When
October 26, Thursday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Cry Cry Cry

Cry Cry Cry was a folk supergroup, consisting of Richard Shindell, Lucy Kaplansky, and Dar Williams. The band released a single eponymous album of cover songs on October 13, 1998.

When
October 26, Thursday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Josh Ritter

Josh Ritter is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and author who performs and records with The Royal City Band. Ritter is known for his distinctive Americana style and narrative lyrics.

When
October 27, Friday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

IN THE HEIGHTS

When
October 27 – Nov 19, 2017
Friday nights at 7:30; Saturday & Sunday matinees at 2:00

Parov Stelar Band

Marcus Füreder better known by his stage name Parov Stelar, is an Austrian musician, composer, producer and DJ. His musical style is based on a combination of jazz, house, electro and breakbeat. He is known as one of the pioneers of electro swing.

When
October 28, Saturday @ 7:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Colin Jost

Colin Kelly Jost is an American actor, comedian, and screenwriter. He is known for his work on Saturday Night Live, where he has served as a writer since 2005 and “Weekend Update” co-anchor since 2014.

When
October 28, Saturday @ 7:00 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Gavin Degraw

Gavin Shane DeGraw is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He rose to fame with the single “I Don’t Want to Be” from his debut album Chariot which became the theme song for the television drama series One Tree Hill.

When
October 29, Sunday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
The Wilbur
Boston, MA

 

Shpongletron

Zebbler is a visual artist, video jockey and the founder of Zebbler Studios, who is known for his work with Shpongle, EOTO, and Zebbler Encanti Experience.

When
October 29, Sunday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

 

Cypress Hill

Cypress Hill is an American hip hop group from South Gate, California. Cypress Hill was the first Latino American hip hop recording group to have platinum and multi-platinum albums, selling over 18 million albums worldwide.

When
October 31, Tuesday @ 8:00 PM 

Where
House of Blues Boston
Boston, MA

1 Comment

  1. Gia Saulnier

    August 3, 2017 at 10:57 am

    Hello! We run Silver Kingdom Renaissance Festival which will be going on August 19th and 20th from 10:30 am to 5 pm each day in Charlton, MA located at 120 Northside Road! Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 6 to 14; Seniors ages 65 or older; Veterans (please show ID). For more information, please see our website at http://www.silverkingdomfestival.com

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