2017 Vintage Happenings in the New England Area and Beyond…
January 8 GBVS Winter Formal! Boston, MA FB Event Page
We will return to Carrie Nation Restaurant and Cocktail Club for a White Tie evening of decadence and dancing! This year’s event will take place in the 1940’s and feature the full 18-piece Dan Gabel and the Abletones Band!
January 22 GBVS Vintage Skate! Boston, MA FB Event Page
As an official after party for the Great Gatsby Ball happening Saturday night at the Omni Parker Hotel, GBVS will be hosting a 1920’s themed skating event! We will meet at Frog Pond rink in Boston Common, come join us!
February 3 – 5 Winter Wonderland Weekend! Tilton, NH FB Event Page
GBVS will have full run of the beautiful 1800’s Black Swan Inn for winter games, skiing, sledding, and songs by the fire! Saturday night will include a recreated 1940’s radio broadcast! There will be fun for all, even if you just want to stay inside the warm cozy inn. Full info soon!
March 5 A Celebration of the Algonquin Roundtable Boston, MA FB Event Page
Join the Boston Tweed Group for a special “Wits End” social gathering at the OAK Long Bar in Boston. Info TBA
March 18 GBVS White Lightning Ball! Brookline, MA FB Event Page
This year’s White Lightning will be set in the early 1930’s…an economy in the rough, political turmoil, and when will prohibition end?! Come take a night to forget your troubles at the Larz Anderson Museum’s underground speakeasy. Enjoy, live music, gambling, vendors and more!
April 20 Peabody Essex Museum, High Life-1920’s Bash! Salem, MA
The Greater Boston Vintage Society is helping put together a night of 1920’s excitement for the “PEM/PM” After Hours series. There will live music, games, and performances, see link for info!
April 29 Boston Tweed Ride in Salem! Salem, MA FB Event Page
The Boston Tweed Group is taking a special trip to enjoy a day of cycling in historic Salem. We will meet at the Salem Common at 11am, come join us!
May 13 Boston Tweed Spring Ramble! Princeton, MA FB Event Page
The Spring Ramble will take us to the “wilds” of central Massachusetts, a spot that has long been the destination for day trippers since the late 1800s!
May 26-28 Newport Art Deco Weekend (GBVS) Newport, RI FB Event Page
GBVS is expanding it’s fabulous Art Deco workshop weekend at Salve Regina’s Fairlawn Estate! This 1920’s to 40’s this event has something for everyone. See all the details at the links above!
June 2-4 Mid Atlantic Air Museum WWII Weekend Reading, PA
Huge show with thousands attending in 40’s attire, WWII planes, vehicles, 2 swing dances, not to miss!
June ? Portsmouth Seersucker Ride Portsmouth, NH
Don your seersucker and take a ride around historic Portsmouth! (bike does not have to be vintage)
August 5-6 Roaring Twenties Party (GBVS) Ipswich, MA
2-day picturesque lawn party at the amazing Crane Estate! Dancing, cars, vendors and more!
August 26-27 Gatsby on the Isles Portsmouth, NH
A most amazing vintage party on Star Island! You can even stay over Sat night at the Victorian hotel!
October 15 Boston Tweed Ride Boston, MA
November ? Portsmouth Tweed Ride Portsmouth, NH
Pedal your vintage bicycle and wear your finest tweedy sporting attire on this dapper and dashing annual ride around town!
November ? GBVS: Vintage Market Boston, MA
Come join GBVS for a FREE Vintage and antique market in Davis Square, Somerville. This market will feature high quality vintage clothing and items perfect for the upcoming fall/winter events!
More to come!…