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Holiday Trellis Lighting, November 2017
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Free Things to Do in Boston, November 2017

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos Evening Celebration Celebrate your loved ones at this Day of the Dead celebration at the Peabody Museum in Cambridge. Harvard […]

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The Boston Athenaeum’s Open House Returns

There’s something magical about unique addresses. While platform 9 3/4 at Kings Cross Station might bring you to Hogwarts, the red leather doors at 10 1/2 […]

Flowers in Downtown Crossing, Boston
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Roche Bros. Is Giving Away Free Bouquets in Downtown Crossing

Charge up your Wednesday with flower power. If you find yourself at Downtown Crossing for lunch, you may be handed two bouquets of flowers—free of […]

Opening Our Doors Festival
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Opening Our Doors Festival 2017 Returns With More Than 80 Free Events

The 16th annual Opening Our Doors festival returns on Monday, October 9, featuring more than 20 community organizations, youth performers and artists in an effort […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, October 2017

Celebrate Kids Really Rock Family Festival Take the kids out for a day of outdoor fun. Two stages will have kids’ music all day long, and […]

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The ICA Is Bringing a New Market to the Seaport

Since it opened in 2006, the Institute of Contemporary Art has made a mission of making itself a veritable anchor for Fort Point. A new […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, September 2017

SEE Opening Reception: Reconfigure This art opening is a part of SoWa’s First Fridays. Works by painters Ariel Basson Freiberg and Lavaughan Jenkins focus on deconstructing […]

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Check Out Vintage Cars in New Hampshire for Free This Sunday

Warning: the fifth annual Concorso Italiano will most likely put your daily commute to shame. This Sunday, cars from makers such as Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Theater Romeo and Juliet Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents the classic tale of Verona’s star-crossed lovers, and the twist is there’s no twist: The creative team […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, August 2017

PLAY The Red Sox Showcase Experience an afternoon of excitement with the Red Sox without even going to Fenway Park. This traveling event brings batting […]

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Experience Art at the Gardner Museum’s Neighborhood Nights

For three Thursday nights at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum this summer, don’t just observe art—experience it. The museum will get to know its neighbors […]

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See a Special Preview of Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk at Copley Square

As you celebrate early Americans’ fight for their home this Independence Day, take a break from your barbecue to witness a different part of military history, […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, July 2017

CELEBRATE Boston Harborfest The Boston Harborfest is kicking off July with a tradition 36 years in the making that celebrates Boston’s harbor and history all […]

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Boston Symphony and Boston Pops to Perform for Free in Franklin Park

Save the date for October 1—the Boston Pops and the Boston Symphony Orchestra will perform together for free in Franklin Park, the groups announced this […]

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Catch These Free Outdoor Movies in Boston This Summer

Didn’t you hear? Netflix and chill for the summer season has been phased out by lawn flicks and chill. Why watch a movie in bed […]