It’s time to spend your days outdoors and there are plenty of outdoor events for you to choose. Don’t let ticket prices or cover charges bring you down. Whether you’re looking for free live music or discount tickets for indoor {ahem, air conditioned} events, we’ve got the best deals around. Free and cheap activities in Boston this weekend include Miss Saigon, Blue Man Group, The Three Musketeers, Morning Mimosa Sail, free kids events, outdoor concerts, movie nights, and much more.

Read on for our guide to the best Free and Cheap Events in Boston this weekend:

 

TOP PICKS

Miss Saigon

Miss Saigon
What: Inspired by Les Miserable and Madame Butterfly, this is the story of two lovers forced apart during the Vietnam War. Tickets start at $79.50 but we have them for 40% off — as low as $49! Shows are going on through June but get your tickets before they run out!
When: Multiple Dates
Where: 539 Washington St, Boston MA 02111
How much: $49 (40% off!)

Blue Man Group Tickets

Blue Man Group
What: Get ready to sway to the beat at this world-famous theatrical performance! Here, words fail to capture the hilarious, artistic, and musical genius that is Blue Man Group. For a limited time, you can get 50% off regular price- that’s just $55 per person{compared to $104.75!} Shows are going on now through the end of May but shows are selling out fast!
When: Multiple Dates
Where: 74 Warrenton St, Boston MA 02116
How much: $55 (50% off!)

 

DAILY FUN

Here are a few cheap things to do in Boston any day of the week!

Water Country Water Park

Summertime is for splashing! Swim, tube, splash, and cool off at an awesome water park for an awesome price! There are multiple attractions and activities for families and kids of all ages, and it’s just about an hour drive from Boston. You could easily spend all day exploring each ride- or you may want to come back over and over again. That’s much easier when you’re getting in for $14 off! For this summer, you can get admission for just $30.99 per person {regularly $44.99 each}.

Boston’s Dreamland Wax Museum

What do U.S. Presidents, sports stars, and celebrities have in common? They’ve been made into wax figures at the Spring Celebrities Selfies exhibition at the Dreamland Wax Museum. Take thousands of selfies, learn how wax figures are made, and take pics in the Oval Office. Tickets to the museum are $25 per person but we have them for $10 off! Just $15 gets you into all of the exhibits!

History Comes Alive at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

Climb aboard a replica of the ship where the Boston Tea Party began! One of only two of the original tea chests still in existence is on site but you can toss a replica of it overboard. You’ll also witness live acting, an award-winning multi-sensory film, holographic exhibits, and more. Entrance to the museum and ship is regularly $29.95 but for a limited time, you can get in for $10 off- that’s just $19.95!

AMC Yellow eTickets

AMC is now offering e-tickets at an awesome discount! You can purchase these discounted tickets in advance and use them at your convenience. The tickets are good for any participating theater and any date or showing! Movie tickets at AMC are regularly $13.50 but purchase them online for just $9 each!

FRIDAY

The Three Musketeers
What: All for one and one for all, amirite? Find out what happens to Cardinal Richelieu and D’Artagnan. Tickets to the show at Greater Boston Stage Company start at $50 per person but we have them now for half-off! That’s just $25 each. Shows are going on through the end of June but get your tickets soon before time runs out!
When: June 20, 7:30  pm
Where: 395 Main St, Stoneham MA 02180
How much: $25 (50% off!)

Sing-A-Long with Ryan
What: Central Library at Copley Square is hosting a free sing-a-long with a real musician! Enjoy the guitar and music for newborns through age 5. There is a ticket required but it’s free!
When: June 21, 10- 10:30 am
Where: 700 Boyston St, Boston MA 02116
How much: Free

Summer in the City Movie
What: Boston Harbor Hotel is hosting a Summer in the City Series free outdoor movie. City Slickers will be on screen starting at 6 pm so get there early and bring your picnic blanket!
When: June 21, 6 pm
Where:70 Rowes Whrf, Boston, MA 02110
How much: Free

 

SATURDAY

Morning Mimosa Sail 
What: Sailboats and Mimosas- what could be better? Get there early for boarding and bring your own picnic. Leave the adult beverages to the experts and enjoy the booze aboard- for purchase! The sail leaves promptly at 10:30 am, perfect for a morning picnic brunch. Tickets are almost $50 each but we’re bringing them to you for just $28.35!
When: June 22, 10:30 am
Where: 60 Rowes Wharf, Boston MA 02110
How much: $28.35

Boston Art & Music Soul Festival
What: Enjoy two stages with 19 bands performing live, plus dancing, live art, photo ops, food trucks, Bring Your Own Game, and plenty of vendor booths. Admission is free! The event is going down at Playstead Field in Franklin Park. RSVP to let them know you’re coming.
When: June 22, 12 noon- 8 pm
Where:1 Franklin Park Rd, Boston MA 02121
How much: Free

Awakening Colors
What: Enjoy this art show at Lantera Boston. Their beautiful patio awaits you as well as 10 local visual and performing artists. Admission is $20.
When: June 22, 1- 5 pm
Where: 125 Guest Street, Boston MA 02135
How much: Free

 

SUNDAY

Boston Portuguese Festival 
What: Held at Boston City Hall Plaza, this festival will include live music, Portuguese cuisine, and more. The event is free and open to the public.
When: June 23, 12 noon- 8 pm
Where: 1 City Hall Square, Boston MA 02201
How much: Free

Skip the Small Talk at Trident
What: Trident Booksellers is hosting an open talk, aiming to make everyone comfortable having not-so-light discussions. Enjoy a variety of topics at your leisure from easy to “difficult” topics. Everyone will get the chance to share and all are welcome. Admission is free, food and drinks are for sale!
When: June 23, 7 pm
Where: 338 Newbury St, Boston MA 02115
How much: Free

Summer Concerts at Brewer Fountain Plaza
What: Bring your picnic blankets, bug spray, and something to sit on. You’ll definitely want to catch this free concert. This week, enjoy the sounds of Niv Harnam.
When: June 23, 12:15- 2:15 pm
Where: 148 Tremont St, Boston MA 02108
How much: Free

Do you have other free and cheap things to do in Boston lined up this weekend? Tell us where you’re headed in the comments below: