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    29th Annual Free Friday Flicks at DCR’s Hatch Shell

    Presented by Department of Conservation and Recreation at DCR Hatch Shell on Boston Esplanade

    June 20 - August 22, 2014

    WBZ NewsRadio 1030 and the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) present the 29th Annual Free Friday Flicks movie series at DCR’s Hatch Shell on the Esplanade in Boston! Movies this summer include Frozen, Monsters University, Despicable Me 2, The Goonies, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2, Men In Black 3, The Lego Movie, and Beetlejuice. For full ...more


    LIGHT MINUS ZERO – Photography by Rick Macomber

    Presented by Clock Tower Gallery and Winthrop Cultural Council

    July 25 - August 22, 2014

    DP/Director and photojournalist Rick Macomber is the winner of four prestigious Emmy Awards, nominated for eight Emmys in Videography and Editing and ten time first place winner for the Boston...more

    Aviation Day Storytime

    Presented by World's Only Curious George Store at World's Only Curious George Store

    August 22, 2014

    Up, up, and away: it’s Aviation Day! Come by to read stories about flying: with wings, in planes, every which way! And after stories, don’t forget to pick up a special activity packet...more

    Berklee Summer Concerts at Georges Island

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Georges Island

    August 23, 2014

    Berklee College of Music, Boston Harbor Island Alliance, and the Boston Harbor National Park join forces to bring up-and-coming Berklee students and alumni to Fort Warren on Georges Island for...more

    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS East Parish Burying Ground – Art, History, and the Environment

    Presented by Historic Newton

    August 24, 2014

    East Parish Burying Ground – Art, History, and the Environment
    Come stroll through the oldest of Newton’s three historic burying grounds (1660) and discover the beauty of one of...more

    Boston Urban Music Festival

    Presented by City of Boston at City Hall Plaza

    August 24, 2014

    2014 marks the fifth year of BUMF, a family-friendly, free urban music event presented by the City of Boston. BUMF offers a contemporary view of the urban music scene in and around Boston...more

    FAMILY WORKSHOP: PLANTS AND DANCE the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

    Presented by Historic Newton

    August 26 - August 27, 2014

    Indoor/outdoor fun dance workshop for children ages 5-10 with a parent or caregiver (one child per
    adult). Students will explore actions inspired by the variety of trees and plants found at...more

    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner at the Strand

    Presented by Huntington Theatre Company and City of Boston at The Strand Theatre

    August 27, 2014

    Join us at the Strand Theatre for a free screening of the Academy Award-winning film Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, starring Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, and Spencer Tracy,...more

    Free Summer Yoga at Frog Pond

    at Boston Common Frog Pond

    June 5 - August 28, 2014

    A vibrant group of instructors leads power vinyasa flow for over 100 students of all levels. This style of yoga provides a space for all to challenge themselves, release stress, expand energy, and...more

    Author Event With Kara Weiss

    Presented by More Than Words Bookstore And Cafe

    August 28, 2014

    Local author Kara Weiss will be reading from her award winning book Late Lights followed by a Q&A session at More Than Words.

    Late Lights: A...more

    Wavelengths: Boston DJ Round Robin

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art /Boston (ICA) at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

    August 29, 2014

    MUSIC

    Wavelengths: Boston DJ Round Robin

     

    Bring your dancing shoes; Boston’s best DJs join forces for an end-of-summer party to remember.


    Concerts in the Courtyard

    Presented by Boston Public Library at Boston Public Library

    August 13 - August 29, 2014

    The courtyard of the Central Library in Copley Square, one of Boston's most beautiful spaces, will be filled with music during these free, one-hour concerts throughout the summer. The...more

    Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival

    Presented by Magic 106.7

    July 5 - August 30, 2014

    Join us for free family movies this summer on South Garden at our Annual Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival! The festival runs every Saturday from July 5 to August 30 in the Center’s South...more

    SUMMER - FREE FOR ALL

    Presented by Smith College Museum of Art at Smith College Museum of Art

    May 27 - August 31, 2014

    Admission is free for Smith College Museum of Art through August 2014 while the second and third floor galleries are closed for reinstallation and reinterpretation. Free...more

    Abigail Lee Goldberger: "Fairytales & Enchantment" Art Exhibiition

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    July 17 - August 31, 2014

    Abigail Lee Goldberger is inspired by myths, nature, memories, folk art, children’s books, longing, science, and religion. Themes...more

    Bread & Puppet Theater: "Circus"

    Presented by Bread and Puppet Theater and Cambridge Arts Council

    August 31, 2014

    As described by Bread & Puppet Theater, "The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus" is for the not yet existing upriser masses and their kids who need to practice their...more

    Saint Anthony's Feast

    Presented by The San Antonio Di Padova Da Montefalcione, Inc. at North End

    August 29 - August 31, 2014

    Visitors stroll the beautifully decorated streets sampling the best Italian street foods from 100 pushcarts enjoying arancini, sausage peppers & onion, quahogs, calamari, pizza, pasta and of...more

    Bread and Roses Heritage Festival

    Presented by Bread and Roses Heritage Committee, Inc.

    September 1, 2014

    This open-air Festival for the whole family is a free, social justice event with great ethnic food, arts and crafts, community workshops, music, theater, dance, trolley and walking tours, and...more

    Trident Gallery Presents Ruth Mordecai’s New Works on Paper

    Presented by Trident Gallery

    August 1 - September 1, 2014

    Trident Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of new paintings, collages, and monotypes on paper by Ruth Mordecai. The gallery will host a public reception for the artist on Saturday, August...more

    Basket Bombing Drop-in Workshop

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum

    September 1, 2014

    Come by throughout the season and join our “basket bombing” workshops. Using simple weaving techniques and traditional basket making materials, visitors will create baskets that will...more

    Boston Ballet School September Open House (Northshore Studio)

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore at Boston Ballet School- Northshore

    September 2, 2014

    Activities:
    • Purchase Dress code from On Your Toes Dancewear
    • Learn how to make a ballerina bun
    • Enter-to-win a ballerina birthday party
    • Special...more

    Timeless Journeys at Boston's International Poster Gallery Through Labor Day

    Presented by International Poster Gallery

    July 15 - September 2, 2014

    International Poster Gallery (IPG) proudly presents the 21st Annual Summer Poster Show: "Timeless Journeys." Travel posters awaken our dreams of adventure, nostalgia, beauty, and...more

    Boston Ballet School September Open House

    Presented by Boston Ballet Studios- Boston Location at Boston Ballet School

    September 3, 2014

    Activities:
    • Purchase Dress code from Back Bay Dancewear
    • Learn how to make a ballerina bun
    • Enter-to-win a ballerina birthday party
    • Special Adult...more

    City Works Opening Reception

    Presented by Vessels Gallery

    September 5, 2014

    Join Vessels Gallery for the First Friday opening reception for City Work: Boston Architecture in Porcelaina solo exhibition of nationally recognized ceramicist,...more

    First Saturday Open Studios

    Presented by Western Avenue Studios at Western Avenue Artist Studios

    January 4 - September 6, 2014

    Join the over 300 artists of the Western Avenue Studios and Western Avenue Lofts as we open our doors to the public on the first Saturday of every month from 12-5PM.  See painters,...more

    CCM Fall Open House

    Presented by Concord Conservatory of Music at Concord Conservatory of Music

    September 6, 2014

    Come to The Concord Conservatory of Music on Saturday, September 6th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, and experience the music! Feel what it’s like to play the violin, cello, and other instruments at...more

    Celebrate Fruitlands 100!

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum

    September 6, 2014

    Come celebrate Fruitland's centennial year and the opening of our anniversary exhibition 100 Objects, 100 Stories, 100 Years at Fruitlands Museum. This free event will be fun for the whole...more

    Blue Hat, Yeah!

    Presented by notloB Music

    September 6, 2014

    Blue Hat, Yeah! is a new band on the forefront of the New England bluegrass and progressive acoustic music scene. Their blend of traditional bluegrass and original instrumentals...more

    HISTORIC NEWTON SEPTEMBER COMMUNITY WEEKEND

    Presented by Historic Newton at Historic Newton

    September 6 - September 7, 2014

    HISTORIC NEWTON SEPTEMBER COMMUNITY WEEKEND
    Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to both of the Historic Newton museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington...more

    Fall Open House

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art

    September 7, 2014

    Discover all that this museum and studio art school has to offer you year-round at our Fall Open House. Join us for docent-led talks, studio art demonstrations, hands-on art-making, and much more....more

    BCMFest Celtic Session

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 8, 2014

    BCMFest (Boston's Celtic Music Fest) Session events are held the second Monday of every month at Club Passim to spotlight local Celtic musicians and singers. CMFest showcases Greater...more

    Greater Boston Theatre Expo 2014

    Presented by Greater Boston Theatre Expo 2014 Organizing Committee at BCA Cyclorama

    September 9, 2014

    More than 60 Greater Boston theatre companies of all styles and sizes will unite on Tuesday, September 9 in the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts for the second annual Greater Boston...more

    Free September 12 Second Friday 4-8 PM

    Presented by Smith College Museum of Art at Smith College Museum of Art

    September 12, 2014

    4–6 PM Hands-on! Art making for ages 4+ with adult (while supplies last)
    6 PM Open Eyes An informal, guided conversation about an art object

    Reinstalled galleries open Sept...more

    From My Father's Hand: The Art of Abraham Isaac Goldberg, 1910-1970

    Presented by Maud Morgan Arts

    August 15 - September 12, 2014

    Abraham Isaac Goldberg did not have the privilege of earning a living as an artist. Instead, he worked long hours in a factory to support his family, but during his lifetime, he created hundreds...more

    Author Gregory Flemming Appearance for His Book

    Presented by Barnes & Noble Booksellers Peabody

    September 13, 2014

    Please join Mr. Flemming as he talks about his new book, telling the true story of Philip Ashton—a nineteen-year-old fisherman captured by pirates, impressed as a crewman, subjected to...more

    9th Annual Films at the Gate

    Presented by Asian Community Development Corporation at Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway

    September 12 - September 14, 2014

    Watch free movies under the stars! This is a three-day martial arts film festival which takes place Friday through Sunday, September 12-14, in Chinatown Park on the Rose Kennedy Greenway. The film...more

    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS Crystal Lake: Resource to Recreation

    Presented by Historic Newton

    September 14, 2014

    Crystal Lake: Resource to Recreation
    From skating in winter to swimming in summer, Crystal Lake has been an important community resource for outdoor recreation. Did you know that it also...more

    5th Annual Boston Local Food Festival

    Presented by The Williams Agency

    September 14, 2014

    For one spectacular day each year, the Sustainable Business Network of Mass transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food...more

    September Senior Day

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum

    September 15, 2014

    Fruitlands is partnering with Tufts Health Plan to offer free admission for seniors aged 62 and over on September 15. The Museum will offer a private, guided tour for our senior guests beginning...more

    Opening Reception for The Italian Nativity IL PRESEPE: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul

    Presented by Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery. College of the Holy Cross at Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross

    September 18, 2014

    Please join us for the opening reception for The Italian Nativity IL PRESEPE: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul. The exhibition is an exploration of an important form of Italian installation...more

    Opening Reception for Reconfiguring Abstraction

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    August 7 - September 18, 2014

    Please join us for the opening reception of "Reconfiguring Abstraction" at the Fort Point Arts Community Gallery on August 21, 5-7pm. Show is on view through September...more

    CCM Free Faculty Concert: Xonor Trio

    Presented by Concord Conservatory of Music at Concord Conservatory of Music

    September 19, 2014

    The Concord Conservatory of Music will start its Free Faculty Concert Series for the year with the Xonor Trio, featuring CCM violin instructor Yumi Okada, and piano instructor Rasa Vitkauskaite,...more

    FirstWorks Urban Carnevale, Co-presented with the City of Providence

    Presented by FirstWorks

    September 20, 2014

    A public celebration of music, spectacle, and food in the heart of Providence with FirstWorks artists from around the globe-and here in Rhode Island.  From the dizzying spectacle of...more

    Artist Talk with Stephanie Young

    Presented by Vessels Gallery

    September 20, 2014

    Come engage with City Works Boston Architecture in Porcelain artist Stephanie Young during the South end open Studios. Converse and learn about Young's techniique, process and inspriation for...more

    stART on the Street: Fall Edition

    Presented by stART on the Street

    September 21, 2014

    stART on the Street continues with more then 250 arts and crafts vendors, stage and street performers, food trucks and restaurants (vegan and vegetarian options will be available),...more

    Revels RiverSing

    Presented by Revels at Weeks Footbridge

    September 21, 2014

    Wave goodbye to summer at this joyous celebration of the Autumnal Equinox filled with singing, music, and more by the Charles River in Cambridge. Enjoy pre-show festivities in Harvard Square...more

    Hidden Gems of the Back Bay Fens

    Presented by Emerald Necklace Conservancy

    September 21, 2014

    What do a 17th century Japanese Temple Bell, a historic bridge made of Roxbury puddingstone, the oldest continually operating victory gardens in the country, and a tree once thought extinct have...more

    Boston's Hub On Wheels afteparty and Music Festival

    Presented by Wonkka Productions at City Hall Plaza

    September 21, 2014

    Directly following Boston's Hub on Wheels ride where 10,000 cyclists converge on the city for a morning ride there will be a free party/music festival at Boston's City Hall Plaza with live...more

    Highland Glee Club 14-15 Season Open Rehearsals

    Presented by Highland Glee Club at The First Baptist Church in Needham

    September 8 - September 22, 2014

    The Highland Glee Club has been performing choral music for men since 1908. Its members include singers from all walks of life and many communities in Boston's suburbs. The club performs a...more

    Parks and Recreation at Atlantic Wharf Gallery

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    July 14 - September 26, 2014

    FPAC’s newest exhibition at Atlantic Wharf gallery embraces the spirit of summer. Parks & Recreation features art that kicks off its shoes, gets outdoors, catches a breeze, and...more

    Ambient Folklore

    Presented by Worcester Center for Crafts

    August 7 - September 27, 2014

    Worcester Center for Crafts and guest curator Luis Antonio Fraire present Ambient Folklore, the work of nine distinctive artists who intend instant visual communication in their work. Each...more

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