5 Fun Festivals not to miss this Summer

Fun Festivals in and around Boston this Summer 

Somerville Food Truck Festival (June 7, 2014)

The Somerville Food Truck Festival at Assembly Row is on Saturday, June 7th with a line up of 22 of the most popular food trucks in town. For more information check out my May 16th post about this event at this linkTickets are $5 cash only and children under 12 are free.

Time: 11am-4pm

Location: Assembly Row, Somerville 

17th Annual Chefs in Shorts (June 20, 2014)

The 17th Annual Chefs in Shorts event is taking place June 20th at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center. This summer-in-the-city barbecue will host some of the best local chefs for a tasteful and exciting grill-off.

Tickets are $80 per person (non-refundable), which includes complimentary beer, wine and tastings. 

Time: 7:00 -9:30pm

Location: Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center

This event is 21+

WGBH Craft Beer Festival 2014  (July 12, 2014)

Celebrate WGBH’s second annual Craft Beer Festival with Local Breweries and Boston's Food Trucks!! They all meet up at the WGBH Studios on July 12th.  

Time: 7 -10pm

Location: WGBH Studios 

Boston JerkFest  (June 28, 2014 )


Boston JerkFest is June 28, and is a family friendly event in the South End with Caribbean style food that  features Jamaican jerk spiced food!! This event will also have live music and a featured Rum & Brew Tasting! For more information follow them on Twitter at @bostonjerkfest use the hashtag #BostonJerkfest 

Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Location: Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

Tickets: Spice up the South End!! 

95th Annual Saint Anthony's Feast  (August 29 - 31, 2014)

In Boston you know the end of summer brings the "Feast of All Feasts"  Saint Anthony's Feast. Located in Boston's Historic North End, This year the 95th annual Feast is Happening  August 29-31, 2014. Sample some Street Eats from 100 Push Carts with  sausage peppers & onion, quahogs, calamari, pizza, pasta,  zeppole, cannoli and gelato. Plenty of  live entertainment + the famous parade and more happening every day of the three day period.