Events In Boston July Fourth Weekend

Good Will Hunting at Old South Meeting House

The second annual “Movies at the Meeting House” kicks of this week, highlighting classic Boston stories. There’s a cash bar for beer and wine so grab a friend and head over.

When? Thursday June 30 at 7:30 pm
Where? Old South Meeting House
How much? $8 for presale tickets; $10 at the door

Boston Harborfest

Entering its 25th year, this fan favorite is back. The opening ceremony kicks off the fest at Fanueil Hall on Friday night followed by live music and a movie screening. On Saturday, check out the fireworks. On Sunday, “Taste of Harborfest” Is showcasing the city’s best restaurants.

When? July 1-July 4
Location and prices vary

Lunch Break on D

For a mid day pick me up, check out the Lawn on D for games, live music by Berklee students and lounge chairs. The series starts this week with a performance by folk singer Tash.

When? July 1 from 12:00-2:00
Where? The Lawn on D
How much? Free

Charlestown Bootcamp

This killer boot camp takes your workout outdoors through high-intensity strength and conditioning workouts. Picture sandbags, ladders and medicine balls.

When? July 1 or July 4
Where? Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown
How much? First time free

Chinatown Main Streets Festival

This one is perfect if you have kids in tow. Head over to Chinatown for its annual festival, which brings vendor booths, dancing, arts and crafts to the neighborhood. There will also be a main stage for live performances.

When? July 2 from 10:00-6:00
Where? Boylston Street, Chinatown
How much? Free

Island Yoga

Spectacle Island hosts a class for free just a 20 minute ferry ride away from downtown Boston. Get zen with a spectacular view of Boston Harbor.

When? July 2 at 10:15
Where? Spectacle Island – Ferry from Long Wharf
How much? Free

Namaste at the ICA

The Institute of Contemporary Art and PopUpAsana are hosting a Sunday morning yoga class for all levels on the ICA’s Harborway overlooking the water. Can’t make it this weekend? No worries, the class repeats around Boston throughout the summer – each time with a different instructor.

When? July 3 at 9:00
Where? The ICA
How much? $20 per class

Brewery Yoga

CorePower Yoga is hosting a class among the barrels at Night Shift Brewing. Sweat it out and then grab a cold one.

When? July 3 at 11:00
Where? Night Shift brewing
How much? Free

Boston Pops Fireworks

The city’s Fourth of July celebration is stepping up its game this year. Peformances include the Boston Pops conducted by Keith Lockhart, Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, and Little Big Town. Check out the best spots to watch them here.

When? July 4
Where? The Esplanade
How much? Free


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