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Brew Tour

Best of Boston Brewery Tour
Saturday, July 19
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Purchase by June 19

Cost includes transportation via bus to three Boston breweries: Harpoon, Night Shift, and Idle Hands. Lunch is provided at the Meadhall and is included in the cost of the tour. Bus pick up will be either at MIT or at the Boston Common (TBD).


Gourmet Samples in the City
Saturday, May 24
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cambridge, MA
Purchase by May 16

In this tour we'll take a mystery gourmet tour, sampling chocolate, olive oil, coffee and other gourmet items. Wear comfortable shoes, and bring/buy a subway pass for our explorations. We'll begin in Cambridge, then take a mystery trip to another gourmet sample rich locale

Brewing School

MITAC Goes Back to Brewing School - Summer Edition!
2 Saturdays- May 17 (brewing) & June 7 (bottling)
12:00 pm (both Saturdays)
Barleycorn's Craft Brew, Natick, MA
Purchase by May 2

Cost includes a brewing session of six different types of beers: Bambino Summer Ale, Chocolate Thunder, Best Brown, Off-centered IPA, Brewkeeper's Honey Lager, and a Milk Stout. Part I of Brewing School (May 17) includes approximately 3-4 hours of the brewing process. Part II of Brewing School (June 7) includes four to six hours of bottling the beer that you've brewed. You'll go home with one case (24 12-ounce bottles) of beer, comprised of all 6 beer varieties. Price does not include bottles, which can be bought from the vendor separately for $12/case; or bring your own clean, non-twist off bottles.

Skywalk Observatory
$11 (reg. $14/adult $12/senior) Purchase tickets for children 6th grade and under at the gate- everyone else saves with this ticket!
Prudential Center, Boston, MA

Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the Skywalk is located at the pinnacle of the Prudential building on the 50th floor. Experience Boston's only sky-high vantage point for sweeping 360 degree views of Greater Boston & beyond. An awe-inspiring, breathtaking panoramic view of Boston! Ticket includes a self-guided Acoustiguide, Dreams of Freedom Museum, and a Multimedia Movie Theatre featuring the exceptional film, “Wings Over Boston.” Tickets valid anytime and do not expire.

MIT Tunnel

Subterranean Landscape Tour @ MIT
Monday, June 9
Free (sign up with MIT ID at MITAC)
MIT Campus, Cambridge, MA
Sign up by May 29

Hosted by John Gibbs. Explore the amazing labyrinths of tunnels, walkways and passageways underneath 77 Massachusetts Avenue on a unique Subterranean Landscape Tour of MIT. The underground tunnel system at MIT - famous for igniting mysterious routes of travel at the Institute - is explored with host John Gibbs, Supervisor/Coach, Department of Facilities. The route (all underground, from the Infinite Corridor to Kendall Square and beyond) begins in Lobby 7, and continues to building E25. Tour will last approximately 30 minutes. A map will be provided. Space is limited. No phone-in reservations. Tickets must be ordered in person at MITAC.


Taza Chocolate Tours

$3 (regular $5) Saves money on ALL AGES (infants included)
Somerville, MA
Valid any time, No expiration date

Taza Chocolate Factory in Somerville has just opened up its doors for regular public tour offerings! Please join us for a behind-the-scenes, guided tour of Taza Chocolate's manufacturing facility and chocolate making process. You will be able to sample chocolate, learn about cocoa beans and see the amazing machinery used to make traditional stone ground chocolate in this artisan bean-to-bar chocolate factory. The tour is approximately one hour long.



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