Free Events

Arts & Entertainment

Free Things to Do in Boston, August 2015

JUST FOR FUN Beach Ball Flash Mob Who says beach balls can only be enjoyed on the beach or at concerts—how about at a flash mob? On […]

Restaurants

Hood Is Giving Out Free Ice Cream Sandwiches Around Boston

National Ice Cream Day has come and passed, and National Ice Cream Month is sadly about to expire as well. But curiously enough, National Ice Cream […]

Arts & Entertainment

Celebrity Series Is Hosting a Five-Day Dance Party on the Rose Kennedy Greenway

If the Cambridge Dance Party and FIGMENT Boston’s bubble wrap dance floor didn’t offer you enough chances to break it down this summer, you’ll soon […]

Arts & Entertainment

‘Free Shakespeare on the Common’ Returns with King Lear

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company is back with its annual summer production of “Free Shakespeare on the Common,” and to celebrate its 20th season, the company has something special […]

Restaurants

Friendly’s Is Hosting a Free Ice Cream Pop-Up at Lawn on D on July 24

July is National Ice Cream Month (thanks, Ronald Reagan!), and to celebrate, Friendly’s will be doling out free frozen treats during a two-hour pop-up at the […]

Arts & Entertainment

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Comes to Boston for the First Time

While it remains to be seen whether or not Boston will host the Olympics in 2024, a different kind of athletic competition is coming to […]

Arts & Entertainment

Free Things to Do in Boston, July 2015

OUTDOORS ParkARTS ParkARTS is back to transform area parks into venues for fun, family-friendly events and activities. Hosted by Mayor Walsh, the program will bring marionette […]

Arts & Entertainment

Cambridge City Dance Party Lets You Dance the Night Away

Dust off your dancin’ shoes and grab an energy drink because you’ll be footloose all night long at Cambridge City Hall on Friday, June 26, when […]

Arts & Entertainment

Outside the Box Returns with Guster, Gin Blossoms, and a River of Puppets

Boston is home to world-class museums, renowned orchestras, and cutting-edge art schools. The area runneth over with priceless treasures, so much so that our library simply can’t seem to […]

Arts & Entertainment

Berklee College Announces Series of 300+ Free Concerts

Berklee College is bringing city folks more free music events to look forward to this season. The college is announcing the start of its ‘Summer […]

Arts & Entertainment

Summer 2015 Events at the Boston Harbor Hotel

Boston Harbor Hotel’s “Summer in the City” entertainment series is back this season for more outdoor traditions. The BHH series has been bringing the city […]

Arts & Entertainment

Summer 2015 Events at the Boston Public Library

The McKim Courtyard at the Boston Public Library is not only one of the most Instagram-worthy spots in the city, but the open space is […]

Arts & Entertainment

Free Things to Do in Boston, June 2015

CULTURE Dragon Boat Festival An event full of culture, excitement and food, the Dragon Boat Festival features teams from around North America who compete in […]

Wellness

Fitness Free-for-All

From Zumba on the Esplanade to yoga overlooking Jamaica Pond, these local parks offer plenty of (gratis!) ways to enjoy your daily workout en plein air.

Arts & Entertainment

Free Fun Fridays 2015 Schedule – 70 Sites in Boston and Massachusetts Offering Free Admission This Summer

This is the 2015 schedule. Check out the 2016 Free Fun Fridays lineup. They’re ba-ack! Highland Street Foundation has announced the lineup and schedule for […]