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Boston Harborfest - More than just Tall Ships!

Posted by Katie Beth Clark on Fri, Jun 29, 2012

Get over to Boston Harborfest today and thru the Fourth of July.  This year's Harbor Fest is going to be the best yet!

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The award-winning festival strives to honor and remember the past, celebrate the present, and educate the future with reenactments, concerts, historical tours and much, much more. Over 200 Daily Events during the Festival are concentrated in Boston's historic downtown and waterfront districts, with sponsored Main Events on Boston's City Hall Plaza.

Grab your bottled water - or apple juice - or really whatever it is you want to drink, and prepare yourself for a sunny week of fun at the largest patriotic celebration in the nation! This festivity is no joke, I'm tellin' ya, so don't be the only person in town not to show up. Seriously. 

Find more details and a schedule of events here.


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#576 Copley Square Holiday Tree Lighting

Posted by Tara Peterson on Tue, Nov 29, 2011

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Yep, I'm posting another...don't hate. Tis the season!

Even if you can't make it to the Copley Square Holiday Tree Lighting (Boylston St. and Dartmouth St.), if you're in the area you'll know the tree is illuminated when the Old South Church bells chime in. Luminaries include Santa, Rudolph, the Bear from Boston Ballet's "The Nutcracker," and entertainment from Trinity Church Choristers and Boston Children's Chorus.

Starts at 5pm, not unless you RSVP for story hour, which starts at 3pm. Get more information right here.

 

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