New England IT BBQ

  • July 27, 2014 · 12:00 PM
  • This location is shown only to members

In honor of Sys Admin Day, Windows Boston is organizing a BBQ.  Our invitation is open to members of any IT meetup group in the New England area. We (along with any other Meetup that wants to help organize) will provide drinks, burgers and a variety of other BBQ items.


Where:  Event will be held at the beautiful Blue Hills Reservation, Site 5.

The address is 840 Hillside Street Milton MA  Site #5 is Blue Hill River Road Take Exit #3 Houghton’s Pond, from Route #93 Follow the signs to Houghton’s Pond!! 

Please note, you'll see a sign for Houghton Pond access and sites on the right hand side.  Do not take a right down that road.  Site 5 is the next site up the road on the right hand side!

When:  Sunday, July 27th, 2014 from noon to 4pm.

Cost:  We are asking a small, $10 charge to attend.  This should cover a portion of the food, drinks, plates, flatware and other expenses.

Capacity:  Site 5, total capacity is 125 people.  Parking available for 75 cars.

Rain Date:  If we are rained out we'll hold the event on August 6th, 2014 at the Microsoft building in Kendall Square.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  The park does not allow alcohol consumption.

Join or login to comment.

  • Pete S.

    Is this still happening Sunday in light of the rain and possible storms?

    July 27

    • Chris P. O.

      Indeed it is.

      July 27

    • Pete S.

      Guess it's canceled. Btw, Aug 6th is my birthday :-)

      July 27

  • Gene L.

    Well, sadly we will have to cancel. It wasn't supposed to rain until later today but here at the site it is miserable. We're going to go with the rain day plan.

    1 · July 27

  • Charisse S.

    Looking forward to it. and love the fact the IT community will be helping celebrate my birthday!

    May 2, 2014

    • Chris P. O.

      Alright, I'll try to get a cake or something :) On a serious note though, can you help us spread the word? This is open to all Boston IT Folks.

      May 7

    • Charisse S.

      Indeed I have. Right up until this past Friday.

      July 26

  • Frank Q.


    I've got to work on Sunday, Sorry to have to cancel. :-(
    Was really looking forward to this, it's a great idea!

    Hope you guys have a great time, see you at an upcoming meeting. Best Regards, Frank

    July 26

11 went

Your organizer's refund policy for New England IT BBQ

Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

Our Sponsors

  • ObserveIT

    Sponsoring November 2014 Meeting!

  • Kemp Technologies

    Platinum Sponsor and long time Exchange & Windows Boston supporter!

  • Apex Systems

    Apex is sponsoring the April 2014 Windows Boston monthly meeting!

  • Tenable

    June 6th, 2014 Meeting Sponsor!

  • Pluralsight

    Sponsoring our June 2014 PowerShell Launch and Learn!

  • Everon IT

    Everon is sponsoring Pizza and drinks for our March monthly meeting!

  • Automation Concepts

    Sponsoring April's second presentation!

  • GSX

    Sponsoring our October Meeting!

  • Microsoft


  • Syngress

    30% discount plus free shipping on all books and ebooks.

  • ExchangeGuy Consulting

    Ongoing Sponsor of Exchange and Windows Boston User Groups

  • Bluefin Technical Services

    Sponsoring and Providing coffee for all Windows Server 2012 Loadfests.

  • O'Connor & Drew, P.C.

    They are providing sponsorship for April's Meeting.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sometimes the best Meetup Group is the one you start

Get started Learn more

I'm surprised by the level of growth I've seen since becoming an organizer, it's given me more confidence in my abilities.

Katie, started NYC ICO

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy