Free Boston Parking: Holiday Meter Schedule

Boston Meter Parking Holidays

As you may know, Meter Parking in Boston is free on Sundays and Holidays. However, sometimes it is hard to remember what holidays count to get free parking in Boston at meters. Here’s a list of the 11 holidays you shouldn’t pay the meter for in Boston:

New Years’ DayWednesday, January 1, 2014
M.L. King Jr.’s BirthdayMonday, January 20, 2014
President’s DayMonday, February 17, 2014
Patriot’s DayMonday, April 21, 2014
Memorial DayMonday, May 26, 2014
Independence DayFriday, July 4, 2014
Labor DayMonday, September 1, 2014
Columbus DayMonday, October 13, 2014
Veteran’s DayTuesday, November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 27, 2014
Christmas DayThursday, December 25, 2014


If there are other dates for free parking, I will write a separate blog post and/or tweet about it, like I did for Evacuation Day in March. Don’t forget to follow me on Twitter or subscribe to an evening newsletter to not miss a blog post (or free parking!) update.

For more information about the City of Boston Parking Meters, please head here.