PRESS RELEASE / (Cambridge, MA) May 4, 2018 – Freepoint Hotel is launching a series of pop-up events in its Secret Garden that is an extension of Freepoint Kitchen & Cocktails by Matthew Gaudet. The terrace offers a truly unique urban al fresco dining space in that it is enclosed within the interior space of the hotel lobby, so guests are not disturbed by the hustle and bustle of city life. Freepoint Hotel has planned a series of special events to run from May – September 2018.
Nightshift Brewing Tap Takeover, Wednesday May 16, 7-9 pm
Freepoint will be pouring 4 artisan craft beers from Nightshift Brewing: Whirlpool, the New England pale ale that’s a World Beer Cup winner; Santilli, the American IPA; and get ready to sample 2 spring season limited releases: Ever Weisse and One Hop This Time: Simcoe. Chef Matthew Gaudet is preparing a special menu that pairs with the flavor profiles in the beers, and as part of Freedom Hour, which is hosted every weeknight, Freepoint Kitchen and Cocktails will be offering half price flatbreads and appetizers until 8 pm.
In June, July, and August, as part of this series, Freepoint will be hosting a tasting of “boozy” ice cream drinks and treats with Gus Rancatore, owner of Toscanini’s Ice Cream, an urban gardening class with Green City Growers, an artist’s demonstration with Maud Morgan Arts, and a kids’ cooking class with Kids’ Test Kitchen.
Freepoint Hotel is a new hotel in Cambridge, one of the world’s leading hubs for innovation. Our hotel near MIT, Harvard and Tufts universities places guests in the center of that creative scene. All of Cambridge and Boston are at your fingertips when you stay at Freepoint Hotel. The nearby Red Line connects guests from the hotel to must-see attractions such as Harvard and Kendall squares, where many of the ideas of tomorrow originate. And the historic sites of Boston are just minutes away across the beautiful Charles River. But guests don’t need to leave Freepoint Hotel to join in on the creativity or enjoy the spirit of Boston and Cambridge. Our restaurant and bar, Freepoint Kitchen & Cocktails is where locals converge over small plates and drinks. A stay at Freepoint Hotel is a VIP pass to discovering the inspiring innovations of Cambridge and Boston.
Night Shift Brewing was founded in 2012 by a trio of friends with a shared passion for homebrewing. Through culinary inspiration and determined innovation, we aim to create memorable craft beers that offer a wide array of unique, complex flavors.
We believe in creating and sharing a world class culture built around our passions. This belief influences everything from our branding, to our sales service, to our staffing, to our Taproom environment, to our processes on the production floor. We are endlessly passionate about the culture that we create, and we look to share that culture with those around us.