Wednesday is December 12, 2012, or 12/12/12. Because there is no 13th month, Wednesday marks the last repetitive date of our lifetime. Unless, of course, we all live forever.


Innovation Series Event: Brewing up Bucks: The Business of Microbreweries – 5:30pm – 8:30pm – MIT Stata Center – Panelists from local breweries including Mayflower Brewing Co., Mystic Brewery, Jacks Abbey Brewing, Pretty Things, Notch Brewing and Enlightenment Ales will be discussing what is behind the huge growth in craft brews, and how beer-preneurs are adapting old business models to serve the evolving market.


Pub Club of New England’s Holiday Party – 6pm – Bell in Hand – Publicity Club of New England and PRSA Boston are hosting their holiday gathering at the Bell in Hand, featuring appetizers and a cash bar.


Holiday (aht) Market – 11am – 4pm –3rd Floor of City Hall– The 2nd annual Holiday (aht) Market brings local artisans together to display and sell their goods. From photography to jewelry to pottery, find a special gift for everyone on your shopping list.

The Greatest Gifts on Earth – 4pm – 8pm – Artists For Humanity EpiCenter – Artists For Humanity is hosting their holiday sale and party celebrating art and youth entrepreneurship. Buy t-shirts, paintings, photographs and jewelry, all made from reclaimed material.

12 x 12 – 6pm – 8pm – Liberty Hotel Lobby Bar – 12×12 is an initiative to multiply entrepreneurship in Massachusetts and will meet on Wednesday for a networking event.

Boston Holiday Tech Co-Party – 7pm – Stoddard’s – Branded as “an office party for tech startups who are too small to have their own,” the Boston Holiday Tech Co-Party expects to draw 300 people from over 30 startups in the area. There is a full open bar, appetizers and even an awkward Santa.


Toro’s 7th Anniversary Party – Toro – Chef Jamie Bissonnette’s South End tapas restaurant is hosting the gentlemen of Staff Meal food truck to celebrate their 7th anniversary.