Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for August 9-10, 2014!

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in Boston

Happy (almost) weekend! Here’s some fun and cheap things to do this weekend in the Greater Boston area that won’t break the bank!

If you are looking for free things to do on Friday, August 8, 2014 don’t forget to check out my Free Friday Events post!

Free Shake Shack Burgers: Saturday, August 9-10, 2014 at Shake Shack Chestnut Hill and Harvard Square Location. Shake Shack is giving away free special edition burgers to the first 100 diners on Saturday and Sunday.

Gospelfest: Sunday, August 10, 2014 from 4-8pm at City Hall Plaza. This is one of New England’s most popular Gospel celebrations with local and national talent.

Ignite! A Fire and Street Food Festival After Dark: Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 6-10pm at Union Square. Enjoy unique foods, fire spinners, belly dancers, and more!

Magic Family Film Festival: Saturday, August 9, 2014 at the Prudential Center courtyard at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening every Saturday night at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2!

Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series: Every Saturday night in August at Dusk along the Mystic River at Assembly Row. Head to Somerville for a free movie along the mystic river. This week’s free outdoor movie is The Lego Movie!

Free Movie Nights at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Christopher Columbus Park at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park in the north end at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Star Wars!

Sunday Parkland Games: Every Sunday through September 28, 2014 from 3:30pm-6pm in Cambridge. Free Sunday games along the banks of the Charles River every Sunday in the summer.

Shakespeare on the Common: Last weekend! Performances daily through August 10, 2014. Head to Boston Common for Shakespeare on the Common with a free performance of Twelfth Night.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston, Water Country Discounts, and Ways to Save at Fenway Park for some fun savings as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer.

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for August 2-3, 2014!

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in Boston

Happy (almost) weekend! Here are some fun and free things to do in Boston this weekend!

Pet Palooza: August 2-3, 2014 at Assembly Row in Somerville. Bring your furry friend to this family festival!

St. Agrippina di Mineo 100th Anniversary Feast: July 31-August 3, 2014 in the North End. Enjoy this four day street festival with music, parade, rides and much more in the North End.

Puerto Rican Festival: August 1-3, 2014 at City Hall Plaza in Boston. Enjoy performances and more for this Puerto Rican Festival.

Magic Family Film Festival: Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the Prudential Center courtyard at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening every Saturday night at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Despicable Me 2!

Free Movie Nights at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Christopher Columbus Park at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park in the north end at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Big!

Sunday Parkland Games: Every Sunday through September 28, 2014 from 3:30pm-6pm in Cambridge. Free Sunday games along the banks of the Charles River every Sunday in the summer.

Bank of America’s Museum on Us Weekend: Saturday and Sunday, August 2-3 2014. Bank of America & Merrill Lynch cardholders can get into select museums the first weekend of every month for free by showing their bank card (per cardholder, not family). Museum of Fine Arts, MIT Museum and other museums across the state participate.

Kid Price Saturday at Franklin Zoo: Pay and feel like a kid the first Saturday of every month at Franklin Park Zoo between 10 a.m. & noon for just $11.95. Head to Stoneham, MA to the Stone Zoo between 10am-12pm and pay $6.95 for admission.

Shakespeare on the Common: Performances daily through August 10, 2014. Head to Boston Common for Shakespeare on the Common with a free performance of Twelfth Night.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston and Ways to Save at Fenway Park for some fun savings as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer.

Hope you have a great weekend!

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 26-27, 2014!

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in Boston

I can’t believe it is the last weekend of July! Here are some fun and inexpensive things to do in Boston this weekend!

If you are looking for fun things to do this Friday 7/25/14, don’t forget to check out these Fun and Free Friday Events!

Walhburgers on Wheels Free Food Truck: Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 11am to 7pm at Faneuil Hall. Look for the Walhburgers on Wheels Food Truck parked at Faneuil Hall on Saturday for a free burger and tator tots!

Summer Arts Weekend: July 26-27, 2014 at Copley Square. Enjoy the weekend with great local and national acts in Copley Square. Free and open to the public.

Figment Boston: Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 11am to 11pm and Sunday, July 27, 2014 from 11am to 6pm in Dewey Square. Enjoy this annual celebration of art and culture. Free.

Cambridge Jazz Festival: Sunday, July 27, 2014 from 12-6pm at University Park Commons in Cambridge. Enjoy an afternoon of jazz from local and national musicians. Free.

Magic Family Film Festival: Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Prudential Center courtyard at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening every Saturday night at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Hoodwinked Too!

Free Movie Nights at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Christopher Columbus Park at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park in the north end at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is My Neighbor Totoro!

Out of the Park Event: Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 1:40pm at Boston Common. Cheer on the Red Sox on the big screen at Boston Common! Free.

Sunday Parkland Games: Every Sunday through September 28, 2014 from 3:30pm-6pm in Cambridge. Free Sunday games along the banks of the Charles River every Sunday in the summer.

ICA: Saturday, July 26, 2014. The ICA is free for families (with children under 12) the last Saturday of every month, except December.

Shakespeare on the Common: Performances daily through August 10, 2014. Head to Boston Common for Shakespeare on the Common with a free performance of Twelfth Night.

Patriots Training Camp: Through July 27, 2014 at 9:15am each day with additional dates being added. Head down to Gillette Stadium this weekend to check out the 2014-2015 New England Patriots! Free and free parking.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston and Discounts for Water Country for some fun summer savings as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer.

Please let me know in the comments if I missed any fun and free events for this weekend! Hope you have a great weekend!

Free Wahlburgers Burger on Saturday, July 26, 2014!

Wahlburgers Food Truck Bosotn

On Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 11 AM to 7pm, the Wahlburgers on Wheels food truck is coming to Faneuil Hall to promote the upcoming season of A&E’s Wahlburgers TV show.

Stop by Faneuil Hall on 7/26/14 to receive a FREE Burger and Tator Tots from 11 AM to 7pm and look for the Wahlburgers on Wheels Food Truck!

Yum! Will you be getting a free burger and tator tots from Wahlburgers!

 

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 12-13, 2014!

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in BostonThere are so many fun and cheap things to do in Boston this weekend! If you also have Friday off this summer, make sure to check out all the Free Friday Events in Boston!

Boston Landmarks Orchestra: Sunday, July 13, 2014 starting at 5pm in Jamaica Plain. Free family concert with Landmarks Brass and the brass ensemble of the Conservatory Lab Charter School.

WGBH FunFest: Saturday, July 12, 2014 at WGBH Studios in Brighton. Enjoy live music, ice cream, and more for this summertime family fun event. Tickets are $10, but discount tickets are available for $5 between 2-4pm (affiliate link).

Futures at Fenway and Field of Dreams Movie Screening: Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Fenway Park. Cheer on the Lowell Spinners at Fenway Park and bring your dog too (must call for designated seating). After the game, stick around for a movie showing of Field of Dreams at Fenway Park. Tickets are $15 (+ service fees).

Yoga on the Square: Saturday, July 12, 2014 on the Copley Square lawn from 9-10:15am. Enjoy a free outdoor yoga class on Saturday morning sponsored by OMBE.

Magic Family Film Festival: Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Prudential Center courtyard at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening every Saturday night at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Monsters University!

Free Movie Nights at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, July 12, 2014 at Christopher Columbus Park at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park in the north end at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Field of Dreams!

Sunday Parkland Games: Every Sunday through September 28, 2014 from 3:30pm-6pm in Cambridge. Free Sunday games along the banks of the Charles River every Sunday in the summer.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston as many free opportunities are available on the weekend as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer!

Hope you have a great weekend whatever you decide to do!

 

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 5-6, 2014!

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in BostonHappy Fourth of July Weekend!!! If you are looking for a Fireworks display in or around Boston, please head here for a huge list! Also, don’t forget to check out my Free Friday Events post for free events happening on the Fourth of July.

However, please keep in mind that some events have been moved due to weather including the annual Boston Pops Fireworks, which will be tonight, 7/3/14.

Don’t forget you can also receive FREE Boston Duck Tour tickets from July 3-5, 2014 thanks to Yoplait Greek, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Boston Harborfest: July 2-6, 2014 around Boston. Celebrate the 33rd Annual Harborfest with festivities all around the city.

Bank of America’s Museum on Us Weekend: Saturday and Sunday, July 5-6, 2014. Bank of America & Merrill Lynch cardholders can get into select museums the first weekend of every month for free by showing their bank card (per cardholder, not family). Museum of Fine Arts, MIT Museum and other museums across the state participate.

Kid Price Saturday at Franklin Zoo: Pay and feel like a kid the first Saturday of every month at Franklin Park Zoo between 10 a.m. & noon for just $11.95. Head to Stoneham, MA to the Stone Zoo between 10am-12pm and pay $6.95 for admission.

Magic Family Film Festival: Saturday, July 5, 2014 at the Prudential Center courtyard at dusk. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening every Saturday night at dusk. This week’s free outdoor movie is Frozen!

If you are visiting Boston this weekend, don’t forget to check out my post Is the Go Boston Card Worth It? and for updated discounts due to the holiday.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston and Ways to Save at Fenway Park for some fun savings as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer. Hope you all have a great weekend and Happy July Fourth Weekend!

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 28-29, 2014

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in Boston

I can’t believe it is already the last weekend in JUNE! Here are some fun and free event suggestions happening in Boston this weekend!

Frog Pond Spray Pool Opening Day: Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Boston Common Frog Pond. Kick off summer with the annual opening of the Frog Pond Spray Pool!

Shakespeare’s As You Like It: Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 2pm & 6pm and Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 2pm at Dedham’s Historic Fairbanks House. Stop and see a free performance of Shakepeare’s As You Like It on the lawn in Dedham. Free, but suggested donation welcome.

Free Sailing Open House: Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 1-4pm. Boston Sailing Center is offering free sails on Boston Harbor on Saturday afternoon– last free chance of the summer!

Free Yoga Class at Piers Park: Sunday, June 29, 2014 from 6-7pm at Piers Park in East Boston. Enjoy a free yoga class on Sunday evening in East Boston!

Pops on the Lawn: Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3pm at Sennott Park in Cambridge. Enjoy the afternoon with a free full-orchestra concert in Cambridge.

ICA: Saturday, June 28, 2014. The ICA is free for families (with children under 12) the last Saturday of every month, except December.

MIT Museum: Sunday, June 29, 2014. The MIT Museum is free the last Sunday of every month through June, so last chance for a little while!

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston since there are a lot of free fitness activities and events happening on the weekends this summer as well as 27 Free Things to Do in Boston this Summer. Hope you all have a great weekend!

What are you doing this weekend– Did I miss any great and free events in Boston this weekend?

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 21-22, 2014

Cheap and Free Weekend Events in Boston

Happy First Official Weekend of Summer in Boston!!! Tomorrow I will be throwing out a lot of suggestions of fun things to do this summer in Boston so make sure to check the blog tomorrow for that! Or you can always subscribe to the daily newsletter to get it right in your inbox!

But don’t forget the free outdoor movie at the Hatch Shell kicks off Friday night as well as free outdoor movies at the Boston Harbor Hotel currently underway on Friday nights!

Formaggio Kitchen Free Cheese Tasting: Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 11-2pm at Formaggio Kitchen in Cambridge. Free cheese tasting on Saturday with two world-renowned cheese makers from Italy and France.

Out of Park Event: Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Franklin Park in Dorchester at 4:05pm. Cheer on the Red Sox on the big screen at Franklin Park on Sunday. Free.

NEWHBA-Fest 2014: Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park. A day long festival celebrating health and beauty in Boston. Free exercise, live music, exhibits and more.

The 7th Annual Make Music: Saturday, June 21, 2014 in Harvard Square from 2-10pm. Celebrate summer with over 70 musicians across the U.S. on 12 different stages! Free and open to the public.

Chinatown Main Street Festival: Sunday, June 22, 2014 from 10am to 5pm in Chinatown. Enjoy this all day festival with Chinese Folk Dance, Martial Arts Demo, and much more! Free.

Sunday Parkland Games Begins: Every Sunday starting Sunday, June 22, 2014 through September 28, 2014 from 3:30pm-6pm in Cambridge. Free Sunday games along the banks of the Charles River every Sunday in the summer.

Also, don’t forget to check out Free Fitness Classes & Events in Boston since there are a lot of free fitness activities and events happening on the weekends this summer. Hope you all have a great weekend!

What are you doing this weekend– Did I miss any great and free events in Boston this weekend?