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Brighton Massachusetts - Local Guide to the Boston Neighborhood of Brighton

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2018-19 BFC Youth/Cadet Series 6

2018-19 BFC Youth/Cadet Series 6 May 18, 2019 - May 19, 2019

$20 early registration; $40 walkin fee. Fifth event in series of 6 tournaments. High points award to top M/W in each weapon. Must be present to receive award. Athlete must be USFA COMPETITIVE member.
Boston Fencing Club: Boston, MA

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Map to 100 Holton Street Boston MA 02153


When: May 18, 2019 12am to May 19, 2019 12am in Brighton, MA

The Funk and Soul Weekender Brighton 2019 (Sunday) Maribou State, Alice Russell, Gilles Peterson

When: May 19, 2019 12pm in Brighton, MA

Cityside Comedy: FREE SHOW Every Monday

Every Monday CitySide Comedy takes place at Cityside Bar (1960 Beacon St. Brighton, MA). CitySide Comedy brings you the absolute best standup comics working today. With hilarious headliners seen on places like Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, SNL, Comedy Central, Netflix, and frequent famous drop-ins, this is widely regarded to be one of the premiere spots for comedy in the country: and it's absolutely free!  Past performers include Jeff Ross, Gary Gulman, Sasheer Zamata, Tim Dillon, and more! 8:30pm. No Cover. 21+. First Come, First Seated. Standing room available if sold out.    5/6 - Chanel Ali (MTV’s Girl Code)  5/13- John Campenelli 5/20- Valerie Tosi and Jeff May 

When: May 20, 2019 8:30PM in Brighton, MA

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Cambridge Courtyard Marriott Hotel 
777 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139

617-492-7777
The Courtyard Marriott hotel is located on the Banks of the Charles River in Cambridge near MIT, BU, Harvard & Fenway Park in Boston. Amenities include spacious rooms with free wireless High-Speed Internet Access, cable TV with HBO, luxurious bedding, mini-fridge & more.
About Brighton, MA
The area of Brighton was established in the late 17th century and was first known as "Little Cambridge". The residents acquired legal separation from Cambridge in 1807 and officially named the town Brighton. The town was then officially annexed to the City of Boston in 1874 and it remains a part of Boston today.

In post colonial days Brighton was home to agricultural plots and stockyards, but with the extension of the street car lines in the 1800s came residential growth. Soon houses and apartments were built all across the neighborhoods.

Brighton is primarily populated by graduate students and young professionals. Along Washington Street you will find small family businesses and Saint Elizabeth's Hospital - reputed as one of the finest hospitals in the northeast.

Brighton is host to the Bryman Institute, Saint John's Seminary and part of Boston College. Nearby you will find some of the finest institutes of higher learning in the country including Boston University, Harvard University and MIT.