C Street Pop Up
Located at the corner of C Street and Baxter Street, C Street Pop-Up at Iron Works is a sustainably-crafted pop-up experience with an inclusive, diverse and local mix of food, drinks and shopping – and it’s opening on Friday at 4pm! Outdoor games such as corn hole and a variety of seating areas will complement the retail offerings and provide a range of activities for families, neighbors, and visitors alike. Get the details including vendor, hours, location and more here!
Summer Fridays at Lincoln
Kicking off this Friday, Lincoln is now featuring Summer Fridays with rotating DJs and $1 Oysters from 1pm-4pm.
Sipsmith Pop-Up Bar at Woods Hill Pier 4
If you like gin, you’ll love this news! Sipsmith Gin is popping up at Woods Hill Pier 4 this summer, featuring a custom sipping menu and build-your-own gin and tonic bar with seasonal ingredients. The pop-up is open from 5-9pm on July 28th, 29th, 30th plus August 4th, 5th, 6th, 11th, 12th and 13th.. Stop by and check it!
Summer, Sun, and Swings
The Lawn on D is in full swing this weekend! Stop by Saturday + Sunday! You can check out the full schedule here!
Boston Lights – A Lantern Experience
The wildly popular “Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience” is back at Franklin Park Zoo for its third year! Guests can expect to see more than 55 large scale displays comprised of hundreds of colorful lanterns. Highlights include scenes from the rainforest, ocean displays with creatures of the deep, glowing corridors of lotus and bamboo, traditional Asian lanterns and a 66-foot long rose corridor. New this year is a colossal 82-foot-long octopus tunnel with eyes that open and tentacles that change color! Get the details here!
Salsa Dance Party
City of Boston Salsa Dance Party: On Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., enjoy a salsa dance party on City Hall Plaza! DJ Big O (Instagram: @djbigo1) will be playing salsa music and Salsa y Control will be providing dance lessons.
Kick It By Eliza – Seaport Sweat
The wildly popular Kick It by Eliza class will take place on Saturday at 10am at Seaport Common! A perfectly healthy way to start off your Saturday!
Live Music at Loco
Loco will feature live music all weekend long! On Friday at 9pm – Colin Tonge, Saturday at 9pm – Seaport Sounds on Sunday from 5pm-8pm the Eli Cash Band-Enjoy tacos + margaritas with live music in the background!
Sunloops Pop Up at Bohdii Boutique
Sunloops – vintage inspired interchangeable chain sunglasses colletction – will be popping up at Bohdii Boutique on Saturday from 1pm-4pm.
Free Tai Chi and Yoga at Castle Island
On Saturday, enjoy a free Tai Chi class at 10am and a free yoga class at 11:30pm at Castle Island brought to you by Boston Harbor Now! You can learn more here!
Outdoor Movie at the Boston Harbor Hotel
Enjoy a free film under the starts on Friday, July 22nd at 8pm at the Boston Harbor Hotel. This week’s movie is Disney’s Luca! You can learn more here!
Drag Queen Story Hour
In celebration of Pride, Seaport by WS Development announces a summer long partnership with Drag Queen Story Hour. This new season-long family-friendly series kicks off on Sunday, July 10th. Hosted by local drag queen star, Patty Bourrée, the fun and engaging series provides a space that encourages kids to celebrate themselves and others. Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of childhood and provides families and kids with positive and unabashedly queer role models. The series is complimentary and open to the public. Books will be provided by Seaport’s new neighborhood bookstore, Porter Square Books. Bi-weekly on Sundays beginning June 12th through August 21st, 2pm-3pm at The Paseo at 111 Harbor Way, Boston, MA 02210. For more information on Drag Queen Story Hour, visit
Outdoor Workouts to Try
Summer’s the perfect time to ditch your gym membership and get your sweat on outside. From beach yoga to backyard bootcamp, no matter what kind of activity you’re into, we have an awesome outdoor class for you! Check out our roundup here !
Check out our Guide to Summer in Southie and our Guide to the Seaport