Boston Nightlife

Nightlife in Boston thrives with its many theatresbarspubs, and clubs. Whether you enjoy a lively night on the town or simply sitting cozy at a piano bar - whatever your pleasure, let us shed some light on Boston at night. 

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Boston Comedy Clubs

Boston’s comedy scene is no laughing matter! From classic comedy clubs to underground venues, Boston has a wide variety of options…

Breweries in Boston

Boston has emerged as a beer haven. Want to tap into what's brewing? We’ve got you covered.

Boston's Hidden Gems

You'll discover under-the-radar gems around almost every corner in Boston. Take a look at our favorite best-kept secrets!

Boston Found Podcast

Boston in the Dark: Nightlife in the Hub

Meet Boston CEO Martha J. Sheridan is joined by Big Night Entertainment founder Ed Kane and restauranteur extraordinaire Nia Grace to discuss Boston’s vibrant and thriving nightlife and entertainment scene.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Anthony Rapp's Without You Apr 14

Anthony Rapp's Without You

A new musical based on the New York Times best-selling memoir of love, loss, and the musical RENT. In 1994, Anthony Rapp was 22…

Boston Red Sox vs. Angels Apr 14

Boston Red Sox vs. Angels

On April 14 at 1:35pm, the Boston Red Sox host the Los Angeles Angels. For accessibility information and other general questions…

Brentano String Quartet Apr 14

Brentano String Quartet

“My best advice is never to pass up an opportunity to hear the Brentano String Quartet,” raves The Strad, citing the group’s…

Burn This by Langford Wilson Apr 14

Burn This by Langford Wilson

She's lost her muse and he's lost his way! Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Lanford Wilson ignites the stage with this…

Celtics vs. Wizards Apr 14

Celtics vs. Wizards

The Boston Celtics take on the Washington Wizards on April 14 at 1:00 PM.

Company Apr 14

Company

It’s Bobbie’s 35th birthday party, and all her friends keep asking, why isn’t she married? Why can’t she find the right man and…

The Drowsy Chaperone Apr 14

The Drowsy Chaperone

A refreshing musical cocktail that’s like a bubble bath for your heart. But with tap dancing. And spit takes. A comfortable chair…

Red Sox vs. Guardians Apr 15

Red Sox vs. Guardians

On April 15 at 11:10am, the Boston Red Sox host the Cleveland Guardians. For accessibility information and other general…

Bruins vs. Senators Apr 16

Bruins vs. Senators

The Boston Bruins take on the Ottawa Senators on April 16 at 7:00pm.

Red Sox vs. Guardians Apr 16

Red Sox vs. Guardians

On April 16 at 7:10pm, the Boston Red Sox host the Cleveland Guardians. For accessibility information and other general questions…

Bad Bunny — Most Wanted Tour Apr 17

Bad Bunny — Most Wanted Tour

Get ready to experience the electrifying energy of Bad Bunny as he takes the stage at TD Garden on April 17, 2024, during his Most…

Boston Red Sox vs. Guardians Apr 17

Boston Red Sox vs. Guardians

On April 17 at 7:10pm, the Boston Red Sox host the Cleveland Guardians. For accessibility information and other general questions…

A Far Cry at The Substation Apr 18

A Far Cry at The Substation

A Far Cry invites you to a free family concert in downtown Roslindale at the Substation. The first hour of the event, families…

Red Sox vs. Guardians Apr 18

Red Sox vs. Guardians

On April 18 at 1:35pm, the Boston Red Sox host the Cleveland Guardians. For accessibility information and other general questions…

Marielle Kraft Apr 19

Marielle Kraft

When you hear Marielle Kraft’s music or experience her candid live shows, you feel as though you already know her. The indie pop…

Sesame Street Live! Say Hello! Apr 19

Sesame Street Live! Say Hello!

Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster, and their friends from Sesame Street are coming to your neighborhood to say hello! In Sesame…

A Far Cry Presents: Animal Banter Apr 20

A Far Cry Presents: Animal Banter

Chamber concert meets dance party at this playful afternoon performance featuring contemporary works curated with your inner…

Emmanuel Music@Goethe Apr 20

Emmanuel Music@Goethe

We are proud to partner with our neighbors at Emmanuel Music to present this program, pairing the music of J.S. Bach with that of…

Roots Apr 21

Roots

“Roots” explores the origins of inspiration, the anchors from where creativity is born. Castle of our Skins, Boston’s concert and…

Hadestown Apr 23

Hadestown

Come see how the world could be. Welcome to HADESTOWN, where a song can change your fate. Winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards®…

An Evening with Leslie Odom, Jr. Apr 24

An Evening with Leslie Odom, Jr.

Leslie Odom, Jr. is a multifaceted Tony and Grammy Award-winning, three-time Emmy and two-time Academy Award-nominated vocalist…

Boston Ballet - Carmen Apr 25

Boston Ballet - Carmen

Awaken your passion with Boston Ballet's Carmen at Citizens Bank Opera House from April 25 - May 5, 2024! Carmen Full of passion…

Prokofiev Symphony No. 4 Apr 25

Prokofiev Symphony No. 4

Join us at Symphony Hall for a Prokofiev Symphony No. 4 concert! The program begins with the American premiere of "Prologue for…

She Kills Monsters Apr 25

She Kills Monsters

She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teenage…

Spring Dance Concert: Limitless Apr 25

Spring Dance Concert: Limitless

Boston Conservatory at Berklee presents its spring dance concert, Limitless, featuring incredible works by Aszure Barton, José…

Dog Man: The Musical Apr 28

Dog Man: The Musical

Based on the worldwide bestselling hit series by Dav Pilkey, Dog Man: The Musical is a hilarious and heartwarming new production…

Cirque du Soleil Ensemble Apr 29

Cirque du Soleil Ensemble

Boston Conservatory’s Cirque du Soleil Ensemble, directed by Professor Rich Greenblatt, presents recreated music from various…

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater May 02

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

An Ailey performance is always a special experience. From the moment the house lights dim until the jubilant curtain calls at the…

Berlioz Roméo et Juliette May 02

Berlioz Roméo et Juliette

Join us at Symphony Hall for Berlioz Roméo et Juliette, a "symphony with choruses"! *Sung in French with English supertitle…

Gospel Extravaganza May 02

Gospel Extravaganza

In this Signature Series event, we celebrate the power of gospel music with a performance by Berklee’s Reverence Gospel Choir and…

Boston Ballet - Spring Experience May 09

Boston Ballet - Spring Experience

Experience the vibrant living art of dance this spring as Boston Ballet presents their Spring Experience from May 9 - 19, 2024 at…

A Far Cry Presents: Perception May 10

A Far Cry Presents: Perception

How does music create a mood or fuel an emotional response? How do framing and context impact our perception of something?…

Boston Dance Theater May 10

Boston Dance Theater

Founded in 2018 by Jessie Jeanne Stinnett, Boston Dance Theater (BDT) is a Boston-based contemporary dance company codirected by…

Harry Connick Jr. May 10

Harry Connick Jr.

Join us at Symphony Hall for an evening with Harry Connick Jr.! While Harry Connick, Jr. is the virtual definition of a…

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Boston's Jazz Scene

With dozens of music venues, Boston is a fantastic hub for live jazz performances. From hole-in-the-wall bars to historic clubs…

Luxury Hotels in Boston

You deserve to stay in style during your trip. Experience the ultimate in luxury at these Boston hotels.

Date Ideas in Boston

Organizing the perfect date can be hard, but don't worry because we've got you covered! Checkout this list of date ideas in…