Yankee Special Events

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    2015 Presidential Awards

    Wednesday, January 28, 2015
    Reception: 6:00 pm ›› Ceremony 7:00 pm ›› Seaport Hotel, Plaza Ballroom

    Don Orsillo

    Join us for the 2015 Presidential Awards Ceremony and Reception. Don Orsillo, Red Sox Play-by-Play Announcer on NESN, will be in attendance to help celebrate the prestigious award winners. 

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    Throwback Thursday Dance Party

    Thursday, January 29, 2015
    5:30 pm – 7:30 pm ›› BCEC, Ballroom

    Join family, friends, and colleagues as we turn back the clock to the 1970s! Boogie down to live disco and classic rock hits from the decade! This is a FREE event for everyone!

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    An Afternoon with Author B.A. Shapiro

    Thursday, January 29, 2015
    1:00 – 2:30 pm

    shapiro, baAuthor of the New York Times bestseller, The Art Forger, a literary thriller about the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum heist that spans three centuries of forgers, art thieves, and obsessive collectors, B.A. Shapiro will join Yankee for a discussion and Q&A session. She is also the author of 5 suspense novels: The Safe Room, Blind Spot, See No Evil, Blameless, and Shattered Echoes—as well as the nonfiction book The Big Squeeze.

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    Boston Stronger

    Friday, January 30, 2015
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Bauman_Jeffdave_McGillivrayDon’t miss Boston Marathon bombing survivor and author of Stronger, Jeff Bauman. He will inspire you with a gripping account of his life after surviving the Boston Marathon bombings and multiple lifesaving surgeries, including his recovery and the support system that grew around him. In addition, Dave McGillivray, Race Director of the BAA Boston Marathon, will share his personal story and a motivational account about what’s possible if you believe in yourself and your own ability to do the seemingly insurmountable.

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    Laugh Boston

    Friday, January 30, 2015
    8:00 pm

    bret ernstSee Bret Ernst perform at Laugh Boston, the sister club to Improv Asylum, and receive one free appetizer (per ticket) off the menu ($12 value)!


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    Listen to the Voices of New England

    Saturday, January 31, 2015
    11:30 am – 12:30 pm

    mel allenJoin Mel Allen, editor of Yankee magazine, as he regales attendees with many intriguing stories resulting from his career spanning three decades as writer and editor of the magazine. 


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    40 Years of Yankee

    BCEC, 3rd Floor Ballroom Pre-Function Area

    Thursday, January 29, 2015
    9:00 – 11:00 am, 3:30 – 5:30 pm

    Enjoy the jazz sounds of SpeechLess, offering unique versions of songs that people know and love. This group keeps things fun, funky, and fresh!

    Specialty coffees for sale 8:00 am – 4:00 pm!

    Friday, January 30, 2015
    9:00 – 11:00 am, 3:30 – 5:30 pm 

    A Boston Music Award Nominee for Best Female Vocalist, Jenn Under Cover combines cover tunes ranging from classic rock songs to modern hits. Jennifer is a fired up, energizing presence who pulls earthy music from its roots and breathes fresh, soulful, rock-and-roll life into them!

    Specialty coffees for sale 8:00 am – 4:00 pm!

    Saturday, January 31, 2015
    9:00 – 11:00 am, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

    PanNeubean Steel will perform Caribbean music (calypso, soca, reggae, and latin) as well as "caribbeanized" contemporary music showcasing the sounds of the steel pan. You'll think you're in Jamaica, 'mon!

    Smoothies for sale 7:00 am – 3:00 pm!

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