Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Is Back

Free entertainment every Tuesday through Friday.

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Photo by Greg Dubois

It’s ba-ack. The Boston Harbor Hotel’s annual Summer in the City series kicks off Thursday, June 8, for its 2017 season. This will be the 19th year the hotel has hosted the summer-long entertainment series, which offers free live music every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, and a free movie screening every Friday night. For optimal enjoyment, grab a table for some al fresco dining.

Here’s the schedule:

Pop-Soul Tuesdays

June 13: Sweet Tooth & The Sugar Babies
June 20: Sweetbeats Band
June 27: Soul City
July 4: Pulse of Boston
July 11: World Premier Band
July 18: Good Will & Them Apples
July 25: The Marsels
August 1: Sweet Tooth & The Sugar Babies
August 8: Pulse of Boston
August 15: Soul City
August 22: World Premier Band
August 29: Sweetbeats Band
September 5: Good Will & Them Apples

Rat Pack Wednesdays

June 14: Mike Dutra Strictly Sinatra Band
June 21: Steve Memmolo
June 28: Alex MacDougall
July 5: Rich DiMare
July 12: Justin Beech Band
July 19: Steve Memmolo
July 26: Mike Dutra Strictly Sinatra Band
August 2: Rich DiMare
August 9: Mike Dutra Strictly Sinatra Band
August 16: Rich DiMare
August 23: Steve Memmolo
August 30: Mike Dutra Strictly Sinatra Band
September 6: Alex MacDougall

Blues Barge Thursdays

June 8: Jeff Pitchell Band
June 15: Racky Thomas Band
June 22: Bruce Marshall Band
June 29: Fat City Band
July 6: Bruce Marshall Band
July 13: Jeff Pitchell Band
July 20: Fat City Band
July 27: Racky Thomas Band
August 3: Jeff Pitchell Band
August 10: Fat City Band
August 17: Bruce Marshall Band
August 24: Racky Thomas Band
August 31: Jeff Pitchell Band
September 7: Bruce Marshall Band

Friday Movies by Moonlight

June 9: On Golden Pond
June 16: No movie, live music
June 23: Moonstruck
June 30: Notting Hill
July 7: Captain America
July 14: The Notebook
July 21: Cheaper by the Dozen
July 28: The Little Mermaid
August 4: Tootsie
August 11: Casablanca
August 18: The Jungle Book (2016)
August 25: My Big Fat Greek Wedding
September 1: Fever Pitch
September 8: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl


Tuesdays through Fridays, June 8 through September 8, music 6-10 p.m., movies begin at dusk. Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston, 617-439-7000,