Free Friday Events in Boston for August 3, 2018!

Fun Free Fridays and Boston Events 2014

There’s so many fun things happening on Friday this summer from Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays to free outdoor movies. This post rounds up all the fun and free events on Fridays this summer!

Here’s all the free fun that can be had for Friday, August 3, 2018!

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:

  • Franklin Park Zoo
  • Cape Cod Museum of Art
  • The Children’s Museum of Greater Fall River
  • Davis Museum
  • Naumkeag
  • Worcester Historical Museum
  • Osterville Historical Museum
  • Historic Deerfield
  • The Eric Carle Museum
  • Paragon Carousel

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:

  • Shakespeare in the Common: Free performance of Richard III at the Parkman Bandstand on Boston Common starting at 8PM
  • Fenway Fridays: Enjoy this weekly block party with fun promotions, live music, and more in the Fenway every Friday!
  • Astronomy After Hours: Free astronomy at the Gilliland Observatory on the roof of the Museum of Science’s parking garage (weather permitting) on Friday nights at 8:30PM
  • Concerts in the Courtyard: Free music from 12:30-1:30pm at Boston Public Central Library Courtyard every Friday this summer
  • P.O. Fitness: Free Pilates Barre at 7:30am at Post Office Square
  • Boston Parks Fitness Series: Free boot camp and walking group in Boston on Fridays
  • November Project: Free fitness on Friday mornings at 6:30am
  • Free Friday Night Fun (Acton, MA): Head to The Discovery Museum in Acton for free admission every Friday night from 4:30-8pm this summer
  • Boston Children’s Museum: Head to the Boston Children’s Museum on Friday nights from 5-9pm for $1 admission!

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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Free Hood Ice Cream Sandwiches in Boston on Thursday!

Hood is celebrating National Ice Cream Sandwich Day on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at the Hood Milk Bottle at The Boston Children’s Museum at 308 Congress Street.

Enjoy free ice cream sandwiches, get photos taken with Wally the Green Monster, enter giveaways and more!

Wally will be able from 12-1pm, but you can grab a free Ice Cream Sandwich from 12-4pm on Thursday!

For more information, please head here.

Will you be celebrating Ice Cream Sandwich Day in Boston on Thursday?

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 28-29, 2018!

Free Things to Do this Weekend in Boston

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do this weekend in Boston and beyond. As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

Figment Boston 2018: July 28-29, 2018. Enjoy a fun and creative weekend with Figment Boston with interactive art across the city.

Cambridge Jazz Festival: Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Danehy Park from 12-6PM. Enjoy this annual event with Jazz music and more all day!

Patriots Training Camp: July 26-29, 2018 at Gillette Stadium. Head down to Foxboro to watch the New England Patriots train for the upcoming season. Free and open to the public. Gates open at 8AM and practice is at 9:15AM.

Shakespeare on the Common: July 18-August 5, 2018 at the Parkman Bandstand on the Boston Common. Enjoy a free performance of Richard III at 8PM and 7PM on Sunday nights.

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival: Every Saturday from July 7-August 25, 2018 starting at 6PM. Enjoy a free movie under the stars in the courtyard of the Prudential Center with a free screening of Wonder starting at dusk.

Movies in the Park: Every Saturday from July 7-August 25, 2018 at Sylvester Baxter Park in Somerville. Head to Assembly Row for a free outdoor movie with a free screening of Cars 3 starting at dusk.

Sunday Night Movie Night: Every Sunday night from July 22-August 26, 2018 at Christopher Columbus Park in the North End. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening of Roman Holiday at dusk.

ZUMIX Summer Concert Series: July 8-August 26, 2018 at Piers Park from 6-8PM. Bring a picnic and some friends and enjoy an evening of free live music!

Tango in the Park: Every Saturday in July & August from 6:30-9:30PM at Rose Greenway Conservancy (across from Boston Harbor Hotel). Enjoy, dance, and delight in the magic of the Tango in the Park with free beginner lessons at 7:30PM.

SoWa Open Market: Every Sunday May to October from 10-4pm. Enjoy this award-winning open market with local artisans, farmers, musicians, food trucks, and more!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museum: 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!

$20 Event Tickets from Goldstar Boston + $5 Promo Code!

Goldstar’s 20 POP! promotion starts TODAY, Wednesday, July 25, 2018 with $20 tickets to the theater, concerts, comedy shows and more with options in Boston and across the country!

Even better, you can take an additional $5 off your purchase with promo code POPJULY. Just enter the promo code under the Gift Certificate field during checkout. You’ll have until Friday before the $5 code expires.

The $5 promo code appears to work with ANY event ticket not just the POP! tickets! This is a great way to save on some summer fun as there’s so many Boston event tickets and more on Goldstar!

For more information or to view all Goldstar’s fun events, please head here.

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Free Friday Events in Boston for July 27, 2018!

Fun Free Fridays and Boston Events 2014

There’s so many fun things happening on Friday this summer from Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays to free outdoor movies. This post rounds up all the fun and free events on Fridays this summer!

Here’s all the free fun that can be had for Friday, July 27, 2018:

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:

  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra Tanglewood
  • Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
  • JFK Hyannis Museum
  • Fitchburg Art Museum
  • Old Colony History Museum
  • Boston Athenaeum
  • Sandwich Glass Museum
  • Arnold Arboretum
  • Museum of Russian Icons

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:

  • Patriots Training Camp (Foxboro, MA): Head to Gillette Stadium to watch the Pats train for the 2018-2019 season! Practice starts at 9:15am, gates open at 8AM.
  • Salsa Sampling and Latin Beats Dance Party: Salsa the night away in Harvard Square starting at 7PM, free and open to the public
  • Fenway Fridays: Enjoy this weekly block party with fun promotions, live music, and more in the Fenway every Friday!
  • Shakespeare in the Common: Free performance of Richard III at the Parkman Bandstand on Boston Common starting at 8PM
  • Concerts in the Courtyard: Free music from 12:30-1:30pm at Boston Public Central Library Courtyard every Friday this summer
  • Astronomy After Hours: Free astronomy at the Gilliland Observatory on the roof of the Museum of Science’s parking garage (weather permitting) on Friday nights at 8:30PM
  • P.O. Fitness: Free Pilates Barre at 7:30am at Post Office Square
  • Boston Parks Fitness Series: Free boot camp and walking group in Boston on Fridays
  • November Project: Free fitness on Friday mornings at 6:30am
  • Free Friday Night Fun (Acton, MA): Head to The Discovery Museum in Acton for free admission every Friday night from 4:30-8pm this summer
  • Boston Children’s Museum: Head to the Boston Children’s Museum on Friday nights from 5-9pm for $1 admission!

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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Entertainment Books for The Lowest Price of $5!


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Heads up! The 2018 Entertainment Book is currently on sale for $5!

From now until August 7, 2018, or while supplies last, grab an Entertainment Book for $5 + Free Shipping. No promo code is needed, just click and follow the affiliated link to grab the clearance price of $5.

This is the lowest price I’ve seen for the 2018 edition and it probably the lowest it will get. Keep in mind the coupons do expire at the end of the year so if you plan to buy the book, you may want to so soon to make use of the coupons!

The Entertainment Book has many editions with local and national coupons inside, including a book specially for the Greater Boston area.

The Greater Boston Entertainment Book includes coupons for national and local companies throughout the Boston area including restaurants, museums, retailers, and much more!

The book usually pays for itself with just one or two coupons. For example, there are Buy 1, Get 1 Admission Tickets for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Admission is $15 to the Art Museum so the book would easily pay for itself!

The book comes in handy for traveling as well as there’s lot of travel and attraction coupons. Also, check out the Boston Attractions page for more discounts and coupons included in the book and more.

If you are active and use coupons, this is a good book to throw in your car or bag and use while your out to eat, at the mall, or plan to have some fun out.

For more information or to purchase a 2018 Entertainment Book, please head here.

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Free Patriots Training Camp 2018

Pats Training camp 2018

Patriots Training Camp is a fun and FREE thing to do this summer in Foxboro, MA.

On select dates this summer, you can watch the New England Patriots train and practice for free at Gillette Stadium. There will also free fan activities, games, photo opportunities, and more.

Training camp gates will open at 8AM and close one hour after the conclusion of practice. Both the practice and parking is free.

Here is the announced 2018 Patriots Training Camp dates so far:

  • July 26 – Morning Practice at 9:15AM
  • July 27 – Morning Practice at 9:15AM
  • July 28 – Morning Practice at 9:15AM
  • July 29 – Morning Practice at 9:15AM

More dates may be added this summer and dates and times can change at anytime so it’s best to head here for the most up-to-date information.

For more information about Patriots Training Camp for the 2018 season, please head here.

Will you be going to Patriots Training Camp this year?

Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 21-22, 2018!

Free Things to Do this Weekend in Boston

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do this weekend in Boston and beyond. As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival: July 20-22, 2018 at Revere Beach. Head to Revere Beach for this annual sand sculpting festival for some fun displays!

Shakespeare on the Common: July 18-August 5, 2018 at the Parkman Bandstand on the Boston Common. Enjoy a free performance of Richard III at 8PM and 7PM on Sunday nights.

Explore the Charles River: Saturday, July 21, 2018. Celebrate summer with two days of free fishing and kayaking along the Charles River.

Caliente!: Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 7-9PM. Enjoy Latin music at City Hall for this annual celebration!

Festival Betances: July 21-22, 2018. Head to the South End for the longest running Latino cultural celebration!

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival: Every Saturday from July 7-August 25, 2018 starting at 6PM. Enjoy a free movie under the stars in the courtyard of the Prudential Center with a free screening of Coco starting at dusk.

Movies in the Park: Every Saturday from July 7-August 25, 2018 at Sylvester Baxter Park in Somerville. Head to Assembly Row for a free outdoor movie with a free screening of Elf starting at dusk.

Sunday Night Movie Night: Every Sunday night from July 22-August 26, 2018 at Christopher Columbus Park in the North End. Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid at dusk.

Tango in the Park: Every Saturday in July & August from 6:30-9:30PM at Rose Greenway Conservancy (across from Boston Harbor Hotel). Enjoy, dance, and delight in the magic of the Tango in the Park with free beginner lessons at 7:30PM.

SoWa Open Market: Every Sunday May to October from 10-4pm. Enjoy this award-winning open market with local artisans, farmers, musicians, food trucks, and more!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museum: 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!