Event Notices Kids & Families

Interactive Light Show Blink! Returns to Faneuil Hall November 27

Blink!, the famous light and sound show, will return to deck the halls this holiday season at Faneuil Hall Marketplace beginning with the festive tree lighting on Tuesday, November 27 at 7:30 p.m. The official Blink! tree lighting will feature appearances by Santa Claus, The City of Boston Community Choir, holiday singers, and the official flipping of Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Annual Boston Tuba Christmas Concert at Faneuil Hall November 24

Join local residents, tourists and tuba fans at Faneuil Hall’s 33rd annual Boston Tuba Christmas Concert on Saturday, November 24 at 2 p.m. Over 150 tubas players will serenade the crowd with holiday classics at this free, public concert, presented by the Harvey Phillips Foundation. At the start of the concert, Postmaster Nick Francescucci of the U.S. Read More…

Event Notices Food & Drink Sports

Free Tacos for Boston Thanks to Red Sox World Series Victory

Chefs from the Quincy Market Food Colonnade made a World Series bet with chefs from L.A.’s Grand Central Market and now, it’s time for Bostonians to collect their tacos! Because the Boston Red Sox defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers four games to one to become World Series Champions, Chef Tomas Martinez, owner of Tacos Tumbras Read More…

Business

Boston Pewter Company Moves to the North Market at Faneuil Hall

Boston Pewter Company at Faneuil Hall Marketplace has moved from its former location in the South Market building across the popular shopping area to the North Market building. The company, owned by Jeff and Lorraine Allen of Topsfield, Massachusetts, is celebrating 30 years at Faneuil Hall. They specialize in pewter, hand-blown glass and hand-done scrimshaw on Read More…

Business Sports

Faneuil Hall Marketplace & Los Angeles Grand Central Market Wager on the World Series

The Boston Red Sox are battling the Los Angeles Dodgers in the quest to become World Series Champions and, off the field, chefs from the two cities are placing a bet to back their home team. Chefs from the Quincy Market Food Colonnade have squared off with chefs from L.A.’s Grand Central Market to feed Read More…

Community

Photo Gallery: Harborfest Opens With Official Cake Cutting

The 37th annual Boston Harborfest kicked off this week with an opening ceremony and cutting of the cake at Faneuil Hall. The United States Navy Band Northeast’s Ceremonial Band was on hand for the festivities.  Harborfest is a multi-day, family-friendly festival with activities celebrating American Independence, honoring the city’s colonial roots and showcasing Boston’s harbor. It Read More…

Business

Two New Store Openings at Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Two new businesses have joined the Marketplace at Faneuil Hall: Esmeralda and Repair It by Gadget Street. Esmeralda sells handmade jewelry, accessories and gifts that are responsibly sourced from around the world to empower artisans and family businesses. They are located in the North Market Building. Repair It by Gadget Street is the place to Read More…

Announcements

Faneuil Hall Announces “Summer Sampler” of Outdoor Events

From May to September, Faneuil Hall Marketplace will offer over 200 outdoor activities that are free and open to the public.  Visitors can play games, watch performances, learn about history, enjoy outdoor movies and more! See a list of Summer Sampler activities below. Chess Lessons: Corey Tolbert teaches engaging lessons for players of every skill level. Read More…

Arts & Culture Featured

Boston Pride Week Comes to Faneuil Hall [Photos]

With a colorful flourish, LGBTQ+ community members and New England natives waltzed their way into Faneuil Hall Marketplace over the weekend to celebrate Boston Pride Week’s 18th anniversary. They came with an idea to celebrate the LGBTQ+’s identity and culture. The celebration was no disappointment. Smiles, applause, tears and fainting: all this was expected. A Read More…

Announcements Kids & Families

Faneuil Hall Marketplace Annual Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt

To celebrate the Easter holiday, Faneuil Hall Marketplace will host its popular annual Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 11:30am. Participants will pick up their Easter basket and clue sheet outside in the South Market to find out which businesses are hiding all the candy filled eggs. If you find one Read More…

Daily Briefs

Monday’s Brief: Presidents’ Day, Boston Public Market Demonstrations, Free Movie Night

Things to know for Monday Today is Monday, February 19 – Presidents’ Day! Don’t let celebrating our founding fathers slow down your day. Be sure to check out the list of what’s open, what’s closed, hours of banks, shopping, government, travel and more.  Here’s what else you need to know for Monday… 12:00PM Fresh & Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: St. John School Open House, Bringing Big Business to Boston, Why We’re a Great Sports City

Things to know for Wednesday It’s Wednesday, January 31 and as if you weren’t already excited enough for this weekend’s Super Bowl match up between our beloved Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, the Boston Globe is here to remind us all exactly why Boston is such a great sports city.  As you may already know, Read More…