Community Event Notices

Last Chance for 2014 Gala Tickets to Benefit Friends of Christopher Columbus Park

Last chance to signup for this year’s fundraiser in support of Friends of Christopher Columbus Park. Friday, November 14th 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm Boston Harbor Hotel, Rowes Wharf Tickets: $150 (Tickets will NOT be mailed out – your name will be at the door.) Click here to buy tickets online.   

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North End Columbus Day Celebration Gala Honors Mayor Tom Menino

The North End Columbus Day Celebration Gala on Friday night at the Fairmont Battery Wharf not only raised funds for Sunday’s parade, but also took time out to honor Boston’s first Italian-American and longest serving Mayor, Thomas M. Menino. There will be many more photos to come, but here are a few from the reception. Read More…

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Old North Church 2013 Gala Raises Funds for Outreach Programs and Prado Tree Trimming [Photos]

The Old North Church hosted its third annual Gala last Saturday night. The theme was “The Fabulous Fifties” and the one hundred guests came in appropriate outfits. The gala raised around $19,000, which will be used to support the church’s outreach programs, including Piccolo Regali, the Saturday food program, and to match a City of Read More…

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Old North Gala Re-Scheduled for March 2nd

Old North Church Gala Dinner & Auction *Re-scheduled: Sat., March 2* ____________________________________   Join us as we celebrate the Fabulous Fifties! Same time, same place: Saturday, March 2 U.S. Coast Guard Base Boston 427 Commercial Street Boston, MA  02109 6:30 p.m. ____________________________________  FOR EXISTING TICKET HOLDERS: We hope that the change in date does not affect Read More…


Old North Receives Grant to Trim the Trees in the Prado

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department has awarded the Old North Church an $11,000 grant to trim the trees in the Prado behind the church. The matching grant, from the competitive Beautify Boston program, will pay half of the cost of pruning the forty-four linden trees and eight locust trees in the park. The Old Read More…

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Save the Date: Old North Gala and Auction on February 9, 2013

This year a portion of the proceeds will help trim the trees in the Prado so that thousands of visitors can have an unobstructed view of the magnificent architecture. The NEWRA Parks and Open Spaces Committee added, “We are excited and grateful to hear that some of the proceeds from the event will be used Read More…

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Boston Harbor Island Alliance 2012 Gala & Online Auction

On Thursday, June 21, 2012, the Boston Harbor Islands Alliance will have a gala at Fort Warren on George’s Island from 5:30-9:30pm. Dedicated ferries will greet guests at Long Wharf, adjacent to Christopher Columbus Park and provide continuous service all night. Attire is “Island Chic.” An online auction will go live on June 4 … Read More…

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Last Chance For Gala Tickets To Support Christopher Columbus Park

Christopher Columbus Park 6th Gala Fundraising Celebration Friday November 13, 2009 7:00pm to 11:00pm Boston Marriott Long Wharf Cocktail Reception, Dinner, Silent Auction & Dancing to “Stardust Band” The Gala is the major fundraiser of the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, which is an all-volunteer neighborhood group that: – Funds the Annual Trellis Lights – Read More…