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    Street Seats Opening Celebration

    Presented by Design Museum Boston

    April 27, 2013


    Street Seats Opening Celebration

    Join Design Museum Boston as we celebrate the unveiling of 20 Semi-Finalist benches and the selection of 3 finalists in the culmination of our international design competition, Street Seats. Presented by Red Thread and hosted by P&G/Gillette: You’re welcome to take a seat, enjoy the view, and walk Boston’s beautiful Fort Point Channel to see first-hand how design can impact public spaces. You can participate too, by voting for your favorite bench in the People’s Choice $2,000 cash prize category. Our all-star panel of judges will review, test, deliberate, and choose one Grand Prize and one Runner-Up winner, who will be awarded $5,000 and $2,000 respectively. All 20 Semi-Finalists and all 170+ entries are on view here. This event is free and open to the public and there is free public parking on A Street thanks to P&G/Gillette. Designers, design enthusiasts, non-designers, and people of all ages, and families are welcome. We’ll have food trucks, music, and tours, so make it a day to remember on the Boston waterfront.

    Boston Harborwalk, Gillette Public Doc

    36-98 Necco Ct
    Boston, MA 02210

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    Free Parking in Gillette Parking Lot on A Street. Handicap parking.

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