On the first Friday of each month, 450 Harrison Ave opens its doors for an exciting evening of art. There are four floors of galleries and artist's studios open from 5:30 to 8pm at 450 Harrison Ave in the South End, 617.267.8862
Boston Calling A fantastic line up of bands for a musical weekend on Boston City Plaza. May 25 & 26. Buy tickets in advance.
Nantucket Wine Festival Mid May. Wine tastings, dinners, galas and more.
Hidden gardens of Beacon Hill Walk around and view the hidden gardens of Beacon Hill - only open this one day a year. Visit site for tickets. It can get quite busy and long lines to get into the gardens (but it's worth it ) so try to get there early.
South End Open Market A different and unique shopping experience!
Mid May SOWA Art Walk in the South End where artists open their studios to the public. Lots of interesting art, jewelry and much more
Duckling day parade in Beacon Hill. Primarily for familie and kids. On Mother's Day
Brimfield Antique Show Largest outdoor antique show in the US (?). May, July and September. It is the BEST!
Earthfest on the Esplanade courtesy of 92.9. Great bands and the best people watching. In the past, we've seen Shawn Mullins, Soul Asylum, Lemonheads, Seven Mary Three and much more. Lots of stuff for kids!
MFA First Friday´s