Free Festivals

Franklin Park Kite and Bike Festival – May 19, 11am - 4pm

North End Feasts  –  June - August (weekends)

Cambridge Arts River Festival  – June 2, 2018

Boston Pride Festival  – June 1 - 10, 2018

Dancing on the Row – Assembly Row, Fridays from 6-8pm (select dates in June, July and August)

Dragon Boat Festival  – June 9 and 10

Race Amity Festival  – Wharf District Parks/Greenway –  Sun, June 10, 1pm - 5pm

Donna Summer Disco Party – City Hall Plaza –  Friday, June 22,  6 - 10pm

Boston Harborfest  – Long Wharf & Christopher Columbus Park – June 29 - July 4

My Caribbean Expo – Rose Kennedy Greenway – Sat, July 14, 11am - 7pm

Brazilians on The Greenway – Congress Street & Atlantic Avenue – Sunday, July 15, Noon - 5pm

Festival Betances  – Villa Victoria, South End  – July 21& 22

International Sand Sculpting Festival – Revere Beach – July 20 - 22

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Rose Kennedy Greenway, July 21 & 22

Puerto Rican Festival – City Hall Plaza – July 27-29

Cambridge Jazz Festival – Danehy Park –  Sunday, July 29

Boston Green Fest – City Hall Plaza, August 3-5

August Moon Festival – Chinatown Park/Greenway – Sun, August 13, 10am - 5pm

Gospel Fest – City Hall Plaza – August 21, 5-8pm

Boston Jazz Fest – Maritime Park in the Seaport – Sat, August 25

Riverfest – Baxter Riverfront Park/Assembly Row – September 7-9, Noon-8pm

Boston Arts Festival – Christopher Columbus  Waterfront Park, September 8-9, 11am - 6:30pm

Cambridge Carnival – Central Square and Kendall Square Sunday – September 9 Noon - 7pm

Let's Dance Boston  Dewey Square Park/Greenway – Wed, September 12-17, 6pm – 8:30pm

Country in the City  City Hall Plaza – September 14

Boston Social Fitness Festival –  City Hall Plaza – September 15

Boston Local Food Festival – Kennedy Greenway, September 16, 11am - 5pm

Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival – Columbus Ave., west of Massachusetts Avenue - Saturday, September 29

Boston Book Festival – Copley Square, October 13

Head of the Charles Regatta – Charles River, October 21-22

Illuminus - November, TBD

Macy's Tree Lighting Festivities - Downtown Crossing - November 29

Sparklefest - Harvard Square - November 24 - December 31

Boston Winter - City Hall Plaza - November 25 - February 28

Harvard Square Tree Lighting - Charles Hotel - November 25

Quincy Christmas Parade and Celebration - Hancock Street - November 25

Copley Square Tree Lighting - November 26

Marketplace Tree-Lighting Festivities - Faneuil Hall Marketplace - November 28

Frog Pond Skating Spectacular & Tree Lighting Celebration - Boston Common - November 29

Blink! Faneuil Hall

Blink - Faneuil Hall Marketplace - November 29 - January 1

First Night First Day - December 31- January 1

Artweek  – Statewide, last week of April