It was close but the clear winner of is the .
The historic ship, nicknamed "Old Ironsides," won for best stay-cation spot. The ship is at Pier 1 of the Charlestown Navy Yard and is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Coming in a close second was the . The Artists' Group of Charlestown hosts regular figure drawing classes, art shows and silent auctions in the former stove factory building on Medford Street.
Be sure to vote for next week's Best of Patch Reader's Choice award. The category is grocery/convenience stores.