Top 10 Things To Do In Boston This Weekend

Labor Day weekend is here Boston, and it’s time to enjoy the last couple days of Summer as we get ready to soon trade in our flip flops for Uggz and reach for the Pumpkin Spiced Lattes! There is tons of great things to do with friends and family this weekend in the city, sooo get out there and explore as you soak up the last couple days of summer!

Downtown Playdate 

Downtown Playdates is a series events hosted by downtown neighborhood organizations, including Faneuil Hall Marketplace and The Rose Kennedy Greenway. Come on down for some fun, family-friendly activities each Saturday from July 22nd through September 16.

When: Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 10:00am – Saturday, Sep 16, 2017 2:00pm
Where: Faneuil Hall Marketplace. 4 S Market St. Boston, MA 02109
Admission: FREE

Tango In The Park

Tango in the Park is back for its 2nd Summer so mark your calendar! Are you ready?

6 – 9:30pm – Milonga in plein air with DJ Berk
6:45pm – Performance by Hernan and Anita
7pm – Introductory Class by Hernan and Anita

Besides becoming a great outdoor Miilonga, Tango in the Park was born with the idea of uniting communities from different studios, presenting local Tango Masters (all teachers from all studios as well as independent teachers had been invited) through their performance, teaching or DJ-ing and make Tango more visible and more accessible to Bostonians.

When: Saturday, Sep 02, 2017 6:00p – 9:30p
Where: Boston Harbor Hotel. 342 Atlantic Ave. Boston, MA 02110
Admission: FREE


Country Clambake

Come enjoy live music and Lobster Clam Bake!!!

When: Saturday, Sep 02, 2017 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: Harvard Gardens. 316 Cambridge St. Boston, Ma 02129
Admission: FREE


Party Against Humanity

Humanity is F#$%ed, come party with us! Dance, drink, and play the games we leave out on tables… You know, so you can get loud and yell at your friends.



->Now you can order drinks from your table with our new friendly to use drink cards!<-

When: Saturday, Sep 02, 2017 10:30pm – Sunday, Sep 03, 2017 1:30am
Where: Hops N Scotch. 1306 Beacon St. Brookline, Massachusetts 02445
Admission: FREE


Civil War Lawn Games

Step back in time and play games people enjoyed in the 1860’s.

What did children and adults do for fun 150 years ago? Meet at the Parade Ground inside Fort Warren and try your hand at a hoops race or a game of graces.

When: Sunday, Sep 03, 2017 12:00p – 2:00p
Where: Georges Island. 66 Long Wharf. Boston, Massachusetts 02110
Admission: FREE


Allston Arts & Eats Tour

Join us for a walking food tasting and public art tour of Boston’s Allston Neighborhood! During this tasty stroll, you will tantalize your taste buds with food samples from local eateries and feast your eyes on some of Allston’s most vibrant public art. You’ll also enjoy a hearty helping of information about the respective local chefs and artists behind the delicious foods and delightful public art displays in the neighborhood.

Please come with an open mind and palate, as well as a bottle of water to enjoy along the way! Suitable for all who enjoy walking, exploring and eating!

When: Sunday, Sep 03, 2017 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Where: Exact Meeting Location Provided at Time of Ticket Purchase Near Cambridge Street Allston, MA 02134
Admission: $59


Jaws on D

Come on out and crush it like Quint with 1975 retro cans and a FREE Jaws screening at Lawn on D!

When: Sunday, Sep 03, 2017 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Where: The Lawn On D. 420 D Street. Boston, MA 02210
Admission: FREE


Summer Movies in Christopher Columbus Park

Come join us every Sunday at Sunset to see these great films on the big screen.

Sept. 3 Moulin Rouge – PG13
Sept 10 Close Encounters of the Third Kind – PG

When: Sunday, Sep 03, 2017 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: Christopher Columbus Park. Boston, MA 02110
Admission: FREE


King Richard’s Faire

Cast off the daily drudgery of offices and computers for the fanciful world of magic, knights, kings and minstrels at King Richard’s Faire, The New England Renaissance Festival’s 36th season. Hundreds of talented acrobats, aerialists, jugglers, minstrels, comedy acts, fire eaters and more perform non-stop throughout the day. Try your hand at games of skill, experience exciting rides and witness the King’s mounted knights battle on horseback. Discover over 100 talented artisans who display and sell their magnificent wares, including blown glass, portrait paintings, hand-spun pottery, swords, jewelry, leather, armor, period clothing, psychic readings, perfumes, scented oils and more. Satisfy your appetite with epicurean treats for sale, including spit-roasted giant turkey legs, bowls of chowder and stew, ringlets of fries, champagne, wine and beer. Your arrival calls for a royal welcome at King Richard’s Faire in Carver.

When: Saturday, Sep 02, 2017 10:30am – Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 6:00pm
Where: King Richard’s Faire. 235 Main St. Carver, MA 02330
Admission: $32


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