Looking for plans for Memorial Weekend in Boston? You’ve come to the right place. It’s a busy one here in Boston, and there’s no shortages of things to do if you’re looking for them! The weather will be around 70-80 degrees all throughout the weekend so enjoy the long weekend and get out into the city!
Memorial Day is this Monday, and what better way to honor those who have served our country than by taking a moment to walk through the Flag Garden at Boston Common? Over 37,000 flags have been planted by the Massachusetts Military Heroes to represent every brave Massachusetts service member who gave his or her life defending our country since the Revolutionary War. You can also visit the flag garden at Seaport’s Fallen Heroes Memorial this weekend.
2. Cheer on the Red Sox at Fenway Park
This weekend is jam-packed with away Red Sox games—so sadly most of them will have to be seen on the big screen! But these are some of the best spots to catch televised sporting events around the city! They have a home game against the Reds on Tuesday night at 7:10pm -cheer on the home team and get some sunshine, hot dogs, and great vibes!
That’s right – Boston’s biggest music festival is finally back this weekend! With multiple stages, a Ferris wheel, and crowds upwards of 40,000 people in years past, it’s safe to say this will be a festival for the ages. Taking place at the Harvard Athletic Complex, day tickets will run you $160. But the lineup is truly iconic: we’re talking Foo Fights, Paramore, Alanis Morisette, Niall Horan, and much more!
Just in time for warm weather, Boston’s favorite outdoor interactive space is open for the season this weekend. The first of its kind in Boston, Lawn on D is a 2.7-acre outdoor experimental event landscape with glow-in-the-dark swings, food and drinks, and live entertainment. It’s a great spot to chill out on a sunny day!
Looking to get in shape this summer? We have the perfect activities for you! Seaport returned their free outdoor workout series, Seaport Sweat, starting inMay. Back for its eighth season, the community-driven series offers nearly 200 fitness classes. Read more about their programming here.
6. Check out a delightful outdoor summer kick-off at this serene courtyard
To kick off the official start to summer, The Whitney Hotel’s on-site restaurant, Peregrine, has launched a seasonal menu ‘Peregrine In Bloom’ to celebrate fresh flavors heading into the warmer months! The menu blossoms with florals like cherry blossoms and elderflower while also offering some zesty options like grapefruit and rosemary! You can relax on the outdoor garden courtyard while you soak in the sunshine.
Find Peregrine at The Whitney Hotel, 170 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114