Cross Cultural Boston

Boston is a welcoming city that embraces world cultures and visitors of all backgrounds.  Explore our many events, festivals, exhibitions, sightseeing trails and more!

Events

The Wiz at Lyric Stage Company
May 21 - Jun 24
book by William F. Brown, music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls Directed by Dawn M....
Celebration Of Asian Pacific American Culture
May 22
Join us for WGBH’s 10th annual celebration of Asian Pacific American culture with...
Community Sings: Singing in the African American Tradition
May 24
Community Sings™ brings people of all ages and skill levels together to create...
Gospel Night with Melinda Doolittle
Jun 2
The Boston Pops and the Boston Pops Gospel Choir raise the roof of Symphony Hall for...
Voice of Kathak
Jun 2
VOICE OF KATHAK By Anjali Nath and Shefali Jain One art. Two powerful dancers. An...
39th Annual Boston Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival
Jun 9 - 10
The Boston Dragon Boat Festival takes place annually on the banks of the Charles...
Boston Pride Festival 2018
Jun 9
Held every June for Boston Pride Month, this festival is not to be missed! Festival...
Boston Pride Parade 2018
Jun 9
Saturday, June 9, 2018 - Rain or Shine! Parade Route: Start at Boylston St and...
Caribbean American Heritage Festival
Jun 9
June is National Caribbean American Heritage Month. Our Caribbean Diaspora community...
Boston Portuguese Festival
Jun 10
The Boston Portuguese Festival (BPF) will host a special Portuguese-American...
Race Amity Festival
Jun 10
Drawing on the 400-year-old tradition of cross racial/cultural friendships as a...
Cabaret Night Celebrating Diversity and Unity
Jun 19
World Unity, Inc. proudly presents our 3rd Annual Cabaret Night, hosted at Back Bay...
Juneteenth at the MFA
Jun 20
Come together to celebrate creativity, community, and freedom. Join us for...
The Roxbury International Film Festival
Jun 20 - 29
The Roxbury International Film Festival (ROXFILM) is the largest festival in New...
My Caribbean One World Expo
Jul 14
The 6 th annual My Caribbean One World Expo charitable event will continue to...
11th Annual Caliente! Latin Music Festival
Jul 21
Caliente! returns to City Hall for its 11th year, celebrating Latin music, art, and...
Cultural Survival Bazaar in Newburyport MA
Jul 21 - 22
This free admission, family-friendly festival features art, crafts and other...
Festival Betances
Jul 21 - 22
A staple in New England’s summer events scene, this 2-day long celebration of...
Puerto Rican Festival
Jul 27 - 29
Three great days of non-stop music, festivities, and food. Artists from all over...
18th Annual GospelFest
Aug 12
GospelFest is New England’s largest Gospel music celebration and is free and open to...
August Moon Festival
Aug 13
Enjoy Vendor booths, Chinese Dough Art, Chinese Opera, Childrens Chinese folk dance,...
2018 Quincy August Moon Festival
Aug 19
Come join Quincy Asian Resources, Inc. and the presenting sponsor South Cove...
Saint Anthony's Feast
Aug 23 - 26
Begun in 1919, by Italian immigrants from the small town of Montefalcione in...
Boston Jazz Fest
Aug 25
We welcome you to the 8th year of this FREE ground-breaking festival featuring the...
Caribbean Rum & Food Festival
Sep 15
Art is in the mix at the 2nd staging of the “Caribbean Rum & Food Festival”....
Hamilton
Sep 18 - Nov 18
With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail,...
Cambridge Carnival
Sep 29
Cambridge's largest festival is held next to MIT and includes ethnic foods, 3...

Museums / Attractions

Museum of African American History
Museum of African American History New England's largest African American history museum with four national historic...
MFA-flowers
Museum of Fine Arts One of the world's great art museums with masterpieces from around the world and...
Faneuil Hall Freedom Trail Tours
Freedom Trail With a Tour Guide or Self-Guided
Hibernian Hall
Hibernian Hall Hibernian Hall features music, dance, and theater – reflecting the diversity of...
ICA Boston
Institute of Contemporary Art The ICA offers a robust variety of exhibitions, music, dance, film, talks, tours,...

Sightseeing / Trails

Black Heritage Trail
Black Heritage Trail With National Park Service Ranger or self guided