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Free Things to Do in Boston, March 2018

WATCH Bright Lights: Screening of Lady Bird If you’re looking for a chance to see the Oscar-nominated, coming-of-age story of our time, you’re in luck—the […]

Chinese Lunar New Year MFA
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Celebrate Chinese New Year 2018 With These Boston Events

Lunar New Year Celebration at the MFA Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Fine Arts for a day-long celebration of the Year of the Dog. […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, February 2018

WATCH Your Name Screening Start off your month with a free screening of the critically acclaimed animated Japanese film, Your Name. The screening is a celebration of […]

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9 Free Events to Enjoy During the Holidays in Boston

BETTER THAN LEGOS 6th Annual Gingerbread House Design Exhibition Ever wanted to see Boston Symphony Hall in edible form? Stop by the Boston Society of […]

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 […]