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Free Museum Day Returns to Massachusetts

For one day only, you can see the Mass. General Ether Dome, explore “Old Ironsides,” or marvel at a real (gigantic!) whale skeleton, all for […]

Arts & Entertainment

10 Events for History Buffs to Check Out This Fall

ICA Feature Tour: We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85 At the end of September, the Institute of Contemporary Art is hosting a series […]

Arts & Entertainment

Your Guide to Arts in Boston for Fall 2018

Our fall arts preview.

31st Annual Quincy August Moon Festival Lion Dance
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Photos from the 31st Annual Quincy August Moon Festival

Outside of Quincy High School on Sunday, drums and cymbals beat rhythmically to the lunging of the graceful lion dancers. Performers shimmied and undulated in […]

Ignite festival somerville
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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONCERT Pusha T Rapper and hip hop icon Pusha T comes to town to promote the release of his new album, Daytona, on Kanye West’s […]

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The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s Block Party Is Back Again

The captivating reach of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will once again expand to the streets for the museum’s second annual Neighborhood Night Block Party […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONCERT Us the Duo Success in the music industry can hinge on any number of things, but husband and wife duo Michael and Carissa Alvarado […]

Boston Landmarks Orchestra Symphonic Dances DCR Hatch Memorial Shell Esplanade
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Free Things to Do in Boston, August 2018

LISTEN In the Yard: Swinging Summer Nights Concert Series Victor Martin Aragon is a Berklee student and host of the Youtube music series “Avocado Sessions,” […]

Travel

Where to See (and Ride) Hot Air Balloons in August

Suncook Valley Rotary Hot Air Balloon Rally Prepare to have your eyes glued to the sky for this Pittsfield, NH, balloon rally. With balloons lifting […]

Arts & Entertainment

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

ART FIGMENT Boston Every year, the Rose Kennedy Greenway becomes a huge, collaborative art exhibit for just one weekend. Don’t just look—touch, feel, smell, listen, […]

15th Annual Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival
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Photos from the 15th Annual Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival

Under the hot July sun this weekend, thousands gathered on the sands of Revere Beach for the 15th annual Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival. […]

Fenway Fridays Brookline Avenue Boston
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Friday Block Parties Are Taking Over the Fenway This Summer

Mookie Betts’ home runs won’t be the only thing lighting up Fenway this summer. Fenway Fridays, an all-new summer block party series, starts this week […]

Janelle Monae
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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONCERT Janelle Monáe Janelle Monáe is back in the public eye in a big way. Her new album, Dirty Computer, is turning heads both for how personal […]

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Tonight’s Best of Boston Party Will Be Postponed Due to Severe Weather

This year’s Best of Boston honorees won’t have to celebrate their win amid the worst of Boston weather—due to the threat of flash flooding and […]

Arts & Entertainment

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

ART ArtBeat Somerville Arts Council shuts down Davis Square for the 2018 edition of the annual ArtBeat Festival. The theme this year: Flip. Everything will be turned […]