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New Year’s Midnight Fireworks Over Boston Harbor [Photo Gallery]

What a show! Boston’s waterfront was packed with revelers ringing in the 2020’s decade watching the midnight fireworks over Boston Harbor. Thanks to tremendous support from businesses and neighbors around the harbor, the annual New Year’s Eve fireworks show featured two dueling barges this year, creating a dazzling display visible across Boston’s waterfront communities including Read More…

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Guide to New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront

Local businesses and cultural institutions on the Waterfront are bringing a full line-up of activities to ring in the new year! The fun starts at noon on New Year’s Eve and continues all day, culminating in harbor fireworks at midnight. The interactive ice sculpture stroll also returns this year, bringing 20 different sculptures to the Waterfront and Seaport! Use Read More…

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Midnight Fireworks to Ring in 2020 on New Years’ Eve With Two Barges!

Ring in 2020 with the annual fireworks celebration over Boston Harbor at midnight on New Year’s Eve! Thanks to tremendous support from businesses and neighbors around the harbor, there will be two fireworks barges on the harbor to celebrate the New Year. Three local nonprofits — Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, Boston Harbor Now and Read More…

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Fireworks to Kick Off St. Anthony’s 100th Feast Weekend

Saint Anthony’s Feast Centennial Fireworks will take place Friday, August 23 at 8:30 p.m. over inner Boston Harbor. To begin the 100th Annual festivities, St. Anthony’s Society, with the generous support of our neighbor Faneuil Hall Marketplace has commissioned a firework display on the inner harbor. Best viewing will be at the Prince Street Park Read More…

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Sunset Cruise to Support Fireworks Fund on June 25

Ticket price is just $20 for fabulous sunset cruise. Invite your friends. All proceeds go to Boston Harbor Fireworks Fund. Time & Location: June 25, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM, Boston Harbor, Boston, MA (Leaves from Rowes Wharf)Tickets can also be purchased at the dock. Mass Bay Lines is doing its part to support the Read More…

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Midnight Fireworks on Boston Harbor Ring in a Soggy Start to 2019 [Video]

It was a soggy 2019 New Year’s fireworks display over Boston Harbor as pouring rain at midnight dampened the longstanding tradition. Still, the show went on with bursts of color emerging from a barge between Long Wharf and Fan Pier. And, there were plenty of hearty souls that came out to the waterfront to cheer the Read More…

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New Year’s Eve Midnight Fireworks Return to Boston Harbor

A spectacular display of fireworks will once again ring in the New Year over Boston Harbor on December 31 beginning at midnight! In partnership with the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, the Wharf District Council, Boston Harbor Now and the City of Boston, fireworks will be shot off from a barge between Long Wharf and Fan Read More…

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New Year’s Eve in the North End & Waterfront

Boston Harbor Now has teamed up with several local businesses and cultural institutions in the Waterfront neighborhood to bring you a full line-up of activities to ring in the new year! The fun starts at 11 a.m. on New Year’s Eve and continues all day, culminating in harbor fireworks at midnight. There will be an Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: Labor Day Weekend Begins With a Bang

On Thursday evening, the sixth annual Illuminate the Harbor fireworks celebrated the end of summer and the beginning of Labor Day Weekend. Bob Somerville’s photo shows the brilliant colors of the fireworks lighting up the sky over boats docked in the Harbor. See more photos here. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in Read More…

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Fireworks Spectacular Over Boston Harbor for Labor Day Weekend

For the sixth year in a row, a group of local non-profits have illuminated Boston Harbor for Labor Day weekend, as another Summer unofficially comes to an end. Twin barges located between Long Wharf and the Seaport provided nearly a half-hour of booming colors to light up the harbor, filled with boats and waterfront activities. Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Harbor Fireworks, Gentle Yoga, North End’s Best Meatball

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, August 30 and “the winner of the annual ‘North End Best Meatball’ competition was Chef Eric Buonagurio of Tony & Elaine’s. The winner of the ‘North End Worst Meatball’ was Clerk Ed from 7-Eleven’s Semi-Defrosted Delights section.” – Ben Alper Here’s what else you need to know Read More…