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Back Bay Fens Pathways Design Meeting #2

Join us as we review the conceptual design.

December 6, 2022
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • via Zoom
    Boston,
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Lauren Bryant
  • Neighborhood:
    Fenway/Kenmore
  • Posted:
2022-12-06T18:00:00 - 2022-12-06T19:30:00

Join us at an online community engagement meeting. We'd love for you to join us in our online presentation with a question-and-answer session afterward.

Interpretation and translation services are available to you at no cost. If you need them, please contact us at lauren.bryant@boston.gov, LCA@boston.govor 617-961-3019 by November 29.

December 6, 2022
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • via Zoom
    Boston,
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Lauren Bryant
  • Neighborhood:
    Fenway/Kenmore
  • Posted:
2022-12-06T18:00:00 - 2022-12-06T19:30:00
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2nd Annual Army-Navy Football Game

Please join at the 2nd Annual Army-Navy football game. 

December 10, 2022
  • 11:00am - 12:30pm
  • Roberto Clemente Field, located in Back Bay Fens
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Veterans Services
  • Neighborhood:
    Back Bay
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
  • Downloads:
2022-12-10T11:00:00 - 2022-12-10T12:30:00

This game is an opportunity for the Army and Navy to get together to show the community that not only are they soldier and sailors defending our country but part of the fabric of our community.

This game will take place at the Roberto Clemente Field located in the Boston's Back Bay Fens. 

Come meet and support our soldiers and sailors!

December 10, 2022
  • 11:00am - 12:30pm
  • Roberto Clemente Field, located in Back Bay Fens
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Veterans Services
  • Neighborhood:
    Back Bay
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
  • Downloads:
2022-12-10T11:00:00 - 2022-12-10T12:30:00
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Smith Field Dog Park Opening

Join us in a celebrating the opening of the new dog park at Smith Field.

November 5, 2022
  • 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Smith Field
    Boston,
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Christine Brandao
  • Neighborhood:
    Allston
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
2022-11-05T10:00:00 - 2022-11-05T11:00:00

The dog park features 2 fenced in areas, one for large dogs and one for small dogs.  Amenities for comfort like water for dogs and their humans, shade for creatures with 2 and 4 legs, and gated vestibules with leash posts and a bulletin board are included.  Mounds and platforms create some enrichment challenges for dogs who are so inclined.

November 5, 2022
  • 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Smith Field
    Boston,
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Christine Brandao
  • Neighborhood:
    Allston
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
2022-11-05T10:00:00 - 2022-11-05T11:00:00
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2022 Boston Unity Cup Tournament Finals

This adult soccer tournament features 22 flag-bearing nations competing in a World Cup-style tournament finals on November 5.

November 5, 2022
2022-11-05T08:00:00 - 2022-11-05T17:00:00

The Boston Unity Cup is a citywide adult soccer tournament celebrating Boston’s diverse community around a shared passion for sport. 

​Hosted in collaboration with local leaders, community organizations, nonprofit programs, and the City of Boston, the Boston Unity Cup is a testament to the power of partnership and what our city can do when we come together.

The tournament is comprised of 22 flag-bearing nations. Teams will vie for the 2022 Boston Unity Cup during the tournament finals on November 5 at Madison Park Stadium in Boston. The schedule also includes:

  • 10 a.m.  - Youth Jamboree and Resource Fair
  • 12 p.m. - Parade of Nations
  • 2 p.m. - Closing Ceremony and Trophy Presentations
November 5, 2022
2022-11-05T08:00:00 - 2022-11-05T17:00:00
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Hike Boston: Horse of Course Program

Hike Boston is a week-day, day-time hiking series where we invite you to join us for a walk in one of Boston's parks or urban wilds.

November 10, 2022
2022-11-10T13:30:00 - 2022-11-10T14:30:00

Boston Park Rangers, Urban Wilds staff, and Parks employees will provide formal and informal discussions or tours during the hikes. Some hikes may be more focused on taking a walk in the park, while others may be more informational.

Please note — this is not a hike. This is a "Horse-of Course" program presented by the Boston Park Rangers. Meet a Boston Park Ranger horse, learn about their role in the park, and how they are cared for.

For more information visit the Hike Boston home page.

Rangers on horses on flier

November 10, 2022
2022-11-10T13:30:00 - 2022-11-10T14:30:00
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2022 Boston Mayor's Cup Cross Country

Join us for the 32nd Annual Mayor's Cup Cross Country Race.

October 23, 2022
  • 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Franklin Park
    Pierpont Road
    Boston, MA 02119
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Jennifer Misiaszek
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Dorchester
  • Posted:
2022-10-23T09:30:00 - 2022-10-23T12:30:00

2022 marks the 32nd edition the Mayor's Cup. Founded in 1990 by legendary Boston coach Bill Squires to bring open cross country back to Franklin Park, the first race drew just nine runners. The event now draws nearly 1000 entrants from youth development runners to international caliber harriers. All races get at least one shot at Bear Cage Hill.

In 2022, the event will feature 6 youth races, a 5K All-comers, 5K Women's Championship, and 8K Men's Championship. 

The Mayor's Cup is supported by and partners with the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department with generous support from the B.A.A.  For more information, call (617) 961-3047 or visit the website.

Pre-registration is required for this event. Please see the link below to register.

Mayor's Cup Cross Country Registration

 

October 23, 2022
  • 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Franklin Park
    Pierpont Road
    Boston, MA 02119
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Jennifer Misiaszek
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Dorchester
  • Posted:
2022-10-23T09:30:00 - 2022-10-23T12:30:00
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Parks Fall Fitness: Strength and Conditioning class

Participate in FREE fitness classes offered by one of our certified instructors. Our classes are a partnership between the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and the Boston Public Health Commission. The series is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

October 22, 2022
  • 8:00am - 9:00am
    Repeats weekly on Saturday, starting from October 8, 2022, until November 19, 2022
  • Harambee Park
    930 Blue Hill Avenue
    Dorchester, MA 02124
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Jennifer Misiaszek
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Dorchester
  • Posted:
2022-10-22T08:00:00 - 2022-12-03T09:00:00

This all-levels class is designed to increase physical strength and mobility through bodyweight exercises! The circuit style workouts will work all major muscle groups so you feel it from head to toe. All movements will have modifications to progress down or up depending on how you feel.

Click the link below to sign up for the class on Eventbrite. This will allow you to add it to your calendar and receive updates if there are changes or cancellations.

Register for class here

October 22, 2022
  • 8:00am - 9:00am
    Repeats weekly on Saturday, starting from October 8, 2022, until November 19, 2022
  • Harambee Park
    930 Blue Hill Avenue
    Dorchester, MA 02124
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Jennifer Misiaszek
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Dorchester
  • Posted:
2022-10-22T08:00:00 - 2022-12-03T09:00:00
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Hike Boston - Commonwealth Avenue Mall Program

Hike Boston is a week-day day-time hiking series where we invite you to join us for a walk in one of Boston's parks or urban wilds.

October 18, 2022
2022-10-18T14:00:00 - 2022-10-18T15:00:00

Boston Park Rangers, Urban Wilds staff, and Parks employees will provide formal and informal discussions or tours during the hikes. Some hikes may be more focused on taking a walk in the park, while others may be more informational.

Hikes will explore different wilderness or park areas of Boston. Hikes will take place primarily on unpaved paths. Programs will last about one hour and length may vary.

This event is an interpretive program - a tour led by a Boston Park Ranger.

For more information visit the Hike Boston home page.

Promo image of Park Ranger giving tour

October 18, 2022
2022-10-18T14:00:00 - 2022-10-18T15:00:00
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Canceled:
Hike Boston - BBF War Memorial Program

Reason for cancellation: Event Cancelled
November 18, 2022
2022-11-18T14:00:00 - 2022-11-18T15:00:00

Ranger giving tour to patrons. Additional informational flier also contained in the text of this webpage.

Boston Park Rangers, Urban Wilds staff, or Parks employees will provide formal and informal discussions or tours during the hikes. Some hikes may be more focused on taking a walk in the park, while others may be more informational.

Hikes will explore different wilderness or park areas of Boston. Hikes will take place primarily on unpaved paths. Programs will last about one hour and length may vary.

This program led by Park Rangers may be a shorter walk with more informational content included.

For more information visit the Hike Boston home page.

November 18, 2022
2022-11-18T14:00:00 - 2022-11-18T15:00:00
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Mayor's Cup Adult Pickleball Championship Tournament

Join us to support Boston's elite pickleball players as they compete to crown a champion in the first annual Mayor's Cup Adult Pickleball Championship Tournament.

October 2, 2022
  • 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • South Street Mall
    52 South Street
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Mavrick Afonso
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Jamaica Plain
  • Posted:
2022-10-02T09:00:00 - 2022-10-02T16:00:00

Registration starts at 8 a.m. First round begins at 9 a.m.

This event is sponsored by P&G Gillete and Insight.

October 2, 2022
  • 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • South Street Mall
    52 South Street
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Contact:
    Mavrick Afonso
  • Neighborhood:
    Citywide
    Jamaica Plain
  • Posted:
2022-10-02T09:00:00 - 2022-10-02T16:00:00
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