Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 11-12, 2016!

Cheap Weekend Events in BostonHappy (almost) weekend! Here’s some fun and (almost) free things to do this weekend in the greater Boston area! Let me know if I missed any of your favorites in the comments below!

Boston Pride Parade: Saturday, June 11, 2016 starting at noon. Enjoy the 46th Annual Pride Parade beginning in Copley Square and ending at City Hall Plaza

Bunker Hill Parade: Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 12:30pm in Charlestown. Celebrate the 241st anniversary of the Battle of Bunker Hill in Charlestown.

Boston Dragon Boat Festival: June 11-12, 2016 on the banks of the Charles River. Watch over 30+ teams from the US and Canada race in 39-foot-Hong Kong-style dragon boats on the Charles River!

Out of the Park Event: Sunday, June 12, 2016 starting at 1:10pm in Boston Common. Head to the Common to watch the Red Sox game on a big screen! Free food, family-friendly activities and fun!

Fresh Pond Day: Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Cambridge from 11-3pm. Enjoy live a wildlife & bike parade, live music, wildlife presentations, a wildlife and bike parade, live music, children activities and more! Free and open to the public.

The Village Fair: Sunday, June 12, 2016 from 12-4pm in Brookline. Enjoy this second annual event with  music, games, food, and entertainment along Harvard Street and throughout the Village!

10th Annual Family Music Festival: Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Lowell School Park in Cambridge. Enjoy this family-friendly festival with live music, games and fun for the whole family!

Arlington PorchFest: Saturday, June 11, 2016. Head to the porches of Arlington on Saturday to enjoy free music from local musicians.

South End Open Market: Every Sunday though October from 10-4pm at the Ink Block! Enjoy three amazing markets every Sunday at a new location, the Ink Block! Enjoy a farmers market, handcrafted goods, and delicious food trucks at the South End Open Market.

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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