Festivals & Annual Events

Some of our events are so good we celebrate them year after year!

From the oldest marathon in the United States to the first St. Patrick's Day celebration, Boston is no stranger to hosting big events. Whether you are a sports enthusiastpatriotic revelermusic lover, history buff, or gastronomic foodie, there's truly something for everyone. Start exploring our annual events below!

Upcoming Festivals in Boston

International Film Festival Apr 13

International Film Festival

Welcome to the Boston International Film Festival. We are proud that we have been able to serve the city of Boston, by sharing…

SoWa Sundays Apr 14

SoWa Sundays

Spend a Sunday afternoon at 450 Harrison Ave, and meet the artists directly. Family friendly and free event. Plenty of parking is…

Massachusetts Space Week 2024 Apr 15

Massachusetts Space Week 2024

Launched in 2017, The Space Consortium is an MA-based, space academics & researchers-led 501(c)(3) non-profit and public…

The Boston Marathon Apr 15

The Boston Marathon

Boston - The marathon that all other marathons are measured by. This isn’t only the world’s oldest, but regarded as one of the…

Boston Comics in Color Festival Apr 20

Boston Comics in Color Festival

The Boston Comics in Color Festival is a family-friendly event for all ages focusing on creators of color and stories by and about…

Dudley Farm Day 2024 Apr 20

Dudley Farm Day 2024

As our goat friends would say, Dudley Farm Day is baaaaa-ck for its second year! Join us for a day of farm animals, wool weaving…

Boston Design Week Apr 23

Boston Design Week

The 11th Boston Design Week will take place April 23-May 5, 2024, featuring dozens of in-person, virtual and outdoor events…

Arts First Festival Apr 24

Arts First Festival

Join us for Harvard University’s annual ARTS FIRST Festival! Produced by the Office for the Arts at Harvard, this annual…

Meet Boston Regional Career Fair Apr 30

Meet Boston Regional Career Fair

Looking for a new and exciting career in the hospitality industry? Boston’s hospitality industry is booming and employers are…

SoWa First Friday May 03

SoWa First Friday

On the first Friday of every month, over 80 artists open their studio doors for this monthly New England art event. Make it a…

Fife and Drum Weekend May 04

Fife and Drum Weekend

Attend the 22nd Annual Lexington Tattoo and Muster! Tattoo: Friday, May 3, 6:30 pm on the Lexington Battle Green (1625…