Things To Do In Boston

Known for History. And so Much More.

Sure, you've heard of Boston. The perfect destination for history buffssports fanaticsbeer drinkersmarathon runners, and academics. But what if we told you it's also the city for music loversfoodiesoutdoor enthusiastscultural travelers, and, truthfully, anyone!

No matter what you're looking for, meet the one website that can show you how to truly experience Greater Boston! 

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.

Top Things to Do

Discover history around every corner, award-winning restaurants, world-renowned performance theaters, vast green spaces, endless family fun, and so much more. Plan your perfect vacation with the categories below.

Get Inspired

Step into history on the Freedom Trail, grab a lobster roll, visit our storied stadiums, or uncover the cultural diversity of 23 neighborhoods. No matter what’s in your perfect itinerary, here’s how to have a uniquely Boston experience.

Activities & Attractions
12 Hidden Gems to Visit in Boston May 22

12 Hidden Gems to Visit in Boston

Discover one-of-a-kind stops for your next Boston trip Sometimes you have to get off the beaten path to truly experience the soul…

Activities & Attractions
25 Things to Do in Boston with Kids May 22

25 Things to Do in Boston with Kids

We know you have one goal when traveling with kids – keep them occupied! Luckily, Boston is full of fun for the entire…

Boston's Holiday Lights Trail Oct 30

Boston's Holiday Lights Trail

For visitors and residents alike, it’s time to explore Boston’s beautiful array of festively festooned landmarks and…

57 Date Ideas In Boston Feb 10

57 Date Ideas In Boston

Dating can be hard, and organizing the perfect date can be even harder. But don't worry because we've got you covered!…

Pet-Friendly Activities in Boston Aug 17

Pet-Friendly Activities in Boston

Boston is the perfect place for you and your best friend. Whether you're dining, shopping, exploring the city’s green…

Featured Events

2023 Holiday Pops Dec 07

2023 Holiday Pops

Tradition returns to Symphony Hall through December 24! Rejoice as conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops return for a…

Army-Navy Game Fan Fest Dec 07

Army-Navy Game Fan Fest

For the first time ever, the official Army-Navy Game Fan Fest will be free and open to the public on the Thursday and Friday…

Fashioned by Sargent Dec 07

Fashioned by Sargent

Fashioned by Sargent is on view at the MFA Boston from October 8, 2023–January 15, 2024. In portraits by John Singer Sargent…

SoWa Winter Festival 2023 Dec 07

SoWa Winter Festival 2023

The SoWa Winter Festival has assembled over 100 of the region’s best makers, artists, designers and specialty food vendors…

The Holiday Market at Snowport Dec 07

The Holiday Market at Snowport

Satisfy your holiday shopping needs at the Holiday Market at Snowport, featuring 120+ makers, a tree market for all your evergreen…

Boston's Food Scene

From Little Saigon to the North End, Boston features some of the best international cuisine in the country.

Boston is no stranger to hosting the world's best - Taylor Swift, Paramore, Noah Kahan, Beyonce, and Ed Sheeran. And that's just a glimpse of 2023. Talk about a mic drop!