The Boston Harborfest is a week long celebration along the Boston waterfront that takes place during he Fourth of July, starting with the Opening Ceremony. One of the largest patriotic celebrations in the U.S, Boston Harborfest attracts more than 2.5 million visitors from around the world over 4th of July week.
More than 200 colonial themed events are planned during the award-winning festival, including free concerts, harbor cruises, special themed museum exhibits, revolutionary re-enactments, walking tours, and visits from U.S. naval ships.
Many events have fees associated wth them. But you can get free admission to more than half of the over 200 events.
WHAT: The Boston Harborfest — free and affordable activities. Follow the link for more info from the event organizers.
WHEN: Week of the 4th of July. More than 200 events take place daily. Follow the link above to the official website for dates and details.
WHERE: Locations throughout Boston, MA, most along the waterfront.