Chinatown is renowned for its concentration of restaurants, Chinatown's converted historic theatres now serve up decadent dim sum feasts. Beyond the neighborhood's elaborately decorated gate, stroll the alleys for herbal shops and Asian markets stocked with vegetables and spices. During the Chinese New Year and August Moon Festivals, the streets are filled with dancing dragons, traditional music and martial-arts demonstrations.
Boston's Theatre District hosts an endless array of Broadway shows. Productions at the Boston Opera House, the Citi Performing Arts Center and Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre attract audiences of all ages. The area is also home to dozens of restaurants and bars offering fare in a wide range of prices. From Chinese and Thai to upscale contemporary American cuisine, the area is the ideal place for pre-show dining.