Boston 4th of July Fireworks 2014

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Going to be in Beantown for the 4th of July? Check out our handy guide for celebrating our nation’s birthday in the beautiful historic city of Boston. From fireworks and whale watching cruises to walking tours and bike rides, you’ll be out and about and all around! Enjoy the best Boston attractions on your summer vacation for less with Smart Destinations. Each year the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular is the centerpiece of Boston’s 4th of July celebrations. A free, fabulous live music extravaganza with orchestral performances by the renowned Boston Pops and accompanying vocal performances by local and national stars begins at 8:30 pm Friday, July 4th, on the Charles River Esplanade. For a full list of songs performed by the Boston Pops, check out the Firework Music score. If you’re in town earlier, there’s also a free concert on Thursday, July 3rd (although it won’t have … [Read more...]

Summer Things to do in Boston

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Summertime makes the city of Boston come alive. The streets are bustling with locals and visitors alike, as they make the most of the sunshine before sweater weather returns. With so many attractions just waiting to be explored, make the most of your Boston visit and embark on some summer adventures with your Go Boston Card! Top Boston Summer Attractions: Fenway Park Tour: For sports enthusiasts, summertime means the opportunity to see the baseball series unfold. You’d be hard-pressed to find more passionate baseball fans than those in Boston. Notorious for their undying loyalty despite an 86-year streak of failing to win the World Series, Boston fans have flocked to Fenway Park without fail since it opened in 1912. Get a taste of Red Sox nation on the Fenway Park Tour. The oldest and most beloved baseball park in Major league baseball, learn the history of this iconic landmark. … [Read more...]