Things to Do in Boston Today

Boston Events Today

Looking for something fun to do in Boston today? From live music and theatre to festivals, food and drink, sports, and family fun, our event calendar has you covered!

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This Week's Featured Events

Lexington Battle Green: Reenactment Apr 15
  • Lexington

This event recreates the historic skirmish in Lexington on the first day of the American Revolution, at the time and place it happened historically. As dawn approached on that fateful morning, the town militia of Lexington stood in anxious anticipation as over 700 British…

Swan Boats in the Public Garden Apr 15
  • Boston Public Garden
  • Recurring daily

Embark on a uniquely Boston experience with a Swan Boat ride in the Public Garden. Nestled in the heart of the city, the Swan Boats have been enchanting visitors since their opening in 1877, preserving a glimpse of Boston's rich history while offering a serene escape from the…

The Boston Marathon Apr 15
  • Hopkinton to Boston

Boston - The marathon that all other marathons are measured by. This isn’t only the world’s oldest, but regarded as one of the world’s most challenging races. Check out our expanded 128th Boston Marathon page for where to watch, schedule, course map, and much more.

Things to Do This Weekend

Find what's happening this weekend in Boston. From festivals, performances, concerts, sporting events, or really anything else, we have the scoop on Boston's event scene this weekend.