Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

Nearby Summer Events at the Parks

July 6th, Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ParkARTS Artists in Residence Craft Workshops, Christopher Columbus Park, North End; Local artists offer free workshops in arts and crafts.

July 6th, Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. Read Green @ Your Park, Langone Park, North End—
Presented by the Boston Public Library, Read Green @ Your Park
invites young Bostonians ages 3-6 to enjoy storytime with their
local librarians in neighborhood parks throughout the city. For
more information, call (617) 787-6313.

The Boston Harbor Island Alliance: Free Ferry Day to National Park’s Spectacle or Georges Islands on July 16. The Ferry leaves from Long Wharf North (on the Columbus Park side of the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel off Atlantic Ave). Tickets given out on a first come, first served basis. No advance reservations will be taken and groups are limited to five. Arrive early to reserve a ticket. The ferry schedule is posted on
BCYF R.O.C.K. ‘N’ SPLASH: Stay cool while enjoying music, a cookout, swimming, games and activities! Also, get resources on family fun opportunities in Boston and more! Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm. Aug 12, Mirabella Pool in the North End.

ParkARTS: Boston Parks and Recreation offers activities and events for residents and visitors of all ages. From Wednesday night concerts on City Hall Plaza to neighborhood crafts workshops for youth, there is something for everyone!

Arts, Tourism & Special Events Summer Brochure: Find information on Harborfest, 4th of July Celebrations, the Harbor Islands, Dorothy Curran Concert Series, Waterfront Performing Arts Series, parades, processions, feasts, festivals, and more!

Rose Kennedy Greenway: Check out an outdoor concert series, learn Yo-Chi, take a younger sibling to story hour and more on the Greenway. For Greenway calendar:

See more on the Community Calendar.