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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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Share Your Hopes for the New Year on Faneuil Hall’s “Resolution Wall”

New this year to the holiday season at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, a “Resolution Wall” is set up inside the Quincy Market Rotunda where visitors can write their reflections on 2019 and their hopes, aspirations, and intentions for 2020. Visitors will be provided with paper and pens to write down their resolutions and then they will 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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Ice Sculpture Stroll on the Waterfront for New Year’s Eve [Photo Gallery]

Boston’s waterfront was the place to see 2019 ice sculptures on New Year’s Eve! Crowds came out during the day before the rain washed the artwork away in the evening. The ice sculpture stroll was organized by Boston Harbor Now, teaming up with local businesses and cultural institutions. We brought our own lights to shine 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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A Weekend in Boston: Events Throughout the City December 28 – 30

Welcome to A Weekend in Boston, a new weekly post about events occurring over the upcoming weekend throughout all of Boston. For events coming up in the North End, see the event calendar. For more information on each event, click on the event title. Was Santa good to you this year? Perhaps he brought some Read More…

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6th Annual New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront Celebration

Boston Harbor Now has announced its full schedule for the 6th Annual New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront Celebration. Over twenty businesses, government agencies, and cultural institutions from Boston’s waterfront neighborhoods will come together for New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront 2019, offering free and low-cost programming to provide a fun and memorable experience for Read More…

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Reader Poll: Will You Join the Waterfront Ice Sculpture Stroll on New Year’s Eve?

Boston Harbor Now, in collaboration with local businesses and cultural institutions, is bringing back the Waterfront ice sculpture stroll this New Year’s Eve with over a dozen sites to visit! Those of you who strolled last year may recall the freezing temperatures that really got participants in the wintery spirit. The sculptures will again be Read More…

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New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront: Ice Sculpture Stroll [Photos]

One benefit of the cold weather is that the waterfront ice sculptures are still going strong! If you didn’t make it around to the ice sculpture stroll, check out some of our highlights from New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront! Ice Sculpture Photo Opps Harbor Themed Creations Local Destinations Welcoming 2018