Classics on the Common: Free Outdoor Movie Series This Month!

Movie Clip Art

A lot of free outdoor movie series have ended for the season, but there’s one movie series kicking off on Friday at Boston Common!

Classics on the Common is a free outdoor movie series at Boston Common (near Frog Pond) starting at dusk for three Fridays this September.

Here’s the free movie schedule for 2016:

  • September 9: Minions
  • September 16: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  • September 23: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

For more information about Classics on the Common, please head here.

Canobie Lake Park Discounts

Canobie Lake Park Discounts

Are you looking for discount tickets for admission at Canobie Lake Park this year?

Canobie Lake Park is in Salem, NH (off exit 2 in NH) and regular price admission is $38 at the gate for adults and $29 for seniors and children under 48″. Admission is $26 for everybody after 5pm. Children 3 and und are free.

Here’s a few different ways to save money on admission at Canobie Lake Park in NH:

  • Save $10 on admission with printable coupon (valid 8/29 and 8/30 only)
  • Save $5 on full-price weekday admission with coupon found at retailers like McD’s, Market Basket, Rite-Aid and more (valid though 8/30)
  • Free admission on Fridays for First Responders until 9/2 with proof
  • $7 off weekday admission and $5 off weekend admission for military members with proof
  • Buy 2, get 1 free admission with select Pepsi cans (valid through 8/30)
  • Get $6 off admission when you buy online or at an AAA branch for AAA members

Also, Costco members can get discount tickets for $29.99 for general admission, as you can see in the picture above.

Also, make sure to check with your employer or special organizations to see if they offer any discount tickets, you may be pleasantly surprised to find some deals!

What is your favorite way to save at Canobie Lake Park?

 

Free MixFest Concert in Boston on September 17, 2016!

Free MixFest Concert in Boston 2016

Save the Date! Mix 104.1′s annual FREE MixFest Concert, presented by Dunkin’ Donuts, is Saturday, September 17, 2016 at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell in Boston.

The 2016 Free MixFest concert will feature performances from OneRepublic, Ingrid Michaelson and Shaggy.

Music will start at 1:45pm and end by 6pm, but gates will open at 11am. People are encouraged to get there as close to 11am as possible as capacity is limited and entrance to the free concert will close once capacity is reached.

For more information about MixFest 2016 in Boston, please head here.

Will you be going to this free and fun concert on 9/17/16? Who are you most excited to see?

 

Free Ferry to Boston Harbor Islands Tomorrrow!

Tomorrow, August 25, 2016 you can take a ferry to Boston Harbor Islands for FREE to celebrate 100 years of the National Park Service!

You can also celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service with free admission to all National Parks from August 25-28, 2016!

Free ferry tickets are on a first-come, first-serve basis and the ticket window will open at 7am. Free ferry rides will head to George’s Island and Spectacle Island.

For more information regarding free ferry tickets to the Boston Harbor Islands, please head here. For more National Parks free events this weekend, please head here.

Free Friday Events in Boston for Friday, August 26, 2016!

There’s so many fun and free events happening every Friday this summer in Boston and across Massachusetts from free attractions, free outdoor movies in city, free live music and much more!

Here is a roundup of all the free events, activities, and more in Boston and Massachusetts for Friday, August, 26, 2016 for the very last Free Fun Friday of the summer!

Free Fun Friday Schedule

The Highland Street Foundation Free Fun Fridays take place every Friday with free admission to great attractions in Massachusetts thanks to the Highland Street Foundation. Here’s where you can get in free this Friday:

Free Outdoor Movie Screening in Boston

Enjoy free Outdoor Movie Screenings of your favorite movies every Friday night at dusk in Boston. Here’s what and where you can watch outdoor movies in the city:

More Friday Events in Boston and Beyond

Looking for even more fun this Friday in Boston? Here’s some more free and fun events:

Please let me know if I missed any free and fun things happening this Friday in Boston. Don’t forget to check back tomorrow to find some more free fun happening this weekend in the city!

Hope you have a great day!

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20% off LivingSocial Deals: Boston Duck Tour Tickets for $21



Daily deal site LivingSocial is having a sale where deals are 20% off with promo code BACK2SCHOOL. The promo code does expire tonight, 8/22/16 at midnight and restrictions do apply.

As an idea, the very popular Boston Duck Tours are back to LivingSocial for $25.99 per ticket so just $20.79 per person after the BACK2SCHOOL promo code.

As a comparison, Goldstar Boston has duck tour discount tickets for $26.32 + ticket fees so the LivingSocial daily deal is a pretty good deal if you are hoping for a duck tour this season.

To find more daily deals or to make a purchase at LivingSocial, please head here.

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Free Admission to All National Parks!

Bar Harbor Maine Jordan Pond

The National Park Service turns 100 Years on Thursday, August 25, 2016 and to celebrate ALL National Parks will offer free admission to everyone!

Free admission to all parks will start on Thursday, August 25th and be available to Sunday, August 28th, 2016.

If you can’t make it to a national park during those dates, there’s still a few more free park days left this year, and they can be found here.

The closest National Park that charges a fee is Adams National Historical Park in Quincy if you’re looking for a quick trip! For a list of all national parks that will be free for the National Park Service’s Birthday, please head here.

Will you be celebrating at a National Park this year? What is your favorite National Park?

Image from my summer trip to Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, Maine earlier this summer!

Free Fun Events in Boston for Friday, August 19, 2016

Fun Free Fridays and Boston Events 2014

There’s so many fun and free events happening every Friday this summer in Boston and across Massachusetts from free attractions, free outdoor movies in city, free live music and much more!

Here is a roundup of all the free events, activities, and more in Boston and Massachusetts for Friday, August, 19, 2016:

Free Fun Friday Schedule

The Highland Street Foundation Free Fun Fridays take place every Friday with free admission to great attractions in Massachusetts thanks to the Highland Street Foundation. Here’s where you can get in free this Friday:

Free Outdoor Movie Screening in Boston

Enjoy free Outdoor Movie Screenings of your favorite movies every Friday night at dusk in Boston. Here’s what and where you can watch outdoor movies in the city:

More Friday Events in Boston and Beyond

Looking for even more fun this Friday in Boston? Here’s some more free and fun events:

Please let me know if I missed any free and fun things happening this Friday in Boston. Don’t forget to check back tomorrow to find some more free fun happening this weekend in the city! Hope you have a great day!

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