@BostonAttitude July 4th Weekend, Things to do!!
HAPPY JULY 4TH!!
It's America's Birthday and we are going to celebrate!! Here is the @BostonAttitude list of what to do around Boston this weekend. Have a Safe and Happy July 4th!! Let's Pray for god weather!!
Thursday, July 3rd
What better way to celebrate America's Birthday then with a Samuel Adams Tap Take over and Live Music in Boston's Faneuil Hall.
Enter to win prizes, Sample some great beers!! Use the Hashtag #RedWhiteandBrew
Live Music by The Beat Drops
On Thursday starting at 9:00pm
This is a free event and 21+ Only (first come, first admitted)
On July 3, the MMM will roll into Cambridge for free tastings from 2 pm - 8 pm (corner of Massachusetts Ave and Holyoke, Harvard Square). Visitors will have the opportunity to compose their own palette of Dijon flavors, compare tastes, and choose their favorite(s).
From 6pm on, stop by to enjoy complimentary mustard-inspired gourmet bites prepared by award-winning Chef Raymond Ost of Sandrine’s Bistro, while supplies last.
The 33rd annual Boston Harborfest will have everything from Walking Tours to Revolutionary-era historical reenactments.
Go sailing aboard a Tall Ship in Boston Harbor!! Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships has an exciting schedule during Boston Harborfest.
Price: Adults: ($35 - 40)
Children: ($19 - $24)
Dinner & Fireworks
ArtBar 40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge
Get your before fireworks eats on at this great East Cambridge Hot Spot, Then take a short walk down the Charles River to many great spots to catch the fireworks
Dante 40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge
Dante is hosting a Italian American Five Course Beer Dinner, the dinner will feature pairings from Mayflower Brewing Company for each course
Friday, July 4th
Boston July 4th Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular ***NOW ON JULY 3rd
See the Boston.Com update here
Nothing says July 4th more than waving an American Flag to the sounds of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra under the direction of Keith Lockhart, playing the now classic Independence Day rendition of Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture with real Cannons and Live Church Bell on the banks of the Charles River. Then capped off with the American Flag Drop and one of the County's best Firework displays.
If you can't make it to this event, tune to Boston 4 Productions (B4) and CBS Boston's WBZ-TV for live coverage
For all information on this event go to www.july4th.org
Use hashtag #BostonJuly4th on all your Social Media
Time Line for Friday, July 4th Concert and Fireworks
- 12:00p Recorded music begins in Boston
- 4:30p Recorded music begins in Cambridge
- 7:00p WBZ News Radio AM 1030 broadcast begins
- 8:00p Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular broadcast begins on WBZ-TV Boston and WCRB 99.5 FM broadcast begins
- 8:30p Concert begins
- 10:30p Fireworks begin
- 11:00p Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular ends
Safety, Parking, Traffic and Event info:
Massachusetts State Police Update on Security Measures for the July 3 & 4 events on the Esplanade. Including: Prohibited Items, Road Closures, Boating Guidelines and Access Points.
The Massachusetts State Police again have established a dedicated Text-A-Tip line for
this year’s July 3 and 4 celebration on the Esplanade in Boston. Twitter: @MassStatePolice
The MBTA is Free after 9:30pm on July 4th, Here is all the complete MBTA service schedule for July 4th
Where: Liberty Hotel, 215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114
When: Friday, July 4th, 5-9pm
3rd Annual Independence Day Pig Roast at the Terrace at Fairmont Battery Wharf.
Spend the day on the waterfront at the Fairmont Battery Wharf, See the anual voyage of the Constitution "Old Iron Sides" and sit back and celebrate Americas Birthday with a Pig Roast
Time: 12 - 10pm
Enjoy an elegant evening with a special menu and the view of Boston from Top of the Hub.
This event is tickets only.
They are $250.00 per person.
Spending the evening on Boston Harbor aboard the Spirit of Boston with great skyline veiws of Boston and bountiful Buffet and DJ entertainment.
Boarding: 7:30pm | Cruising: 8:00 - 11:00pm
Price: from $92.90 per person*
Saturday, July 5th
"Join The Uncharted Revolution!" Scavenger Hunt (July 5th & 6th) by Boston Uncharted
Win a Benjamin or Jackson at this fun scavenger hunt by Boston Uncharted, Happening Saturday and Sunday, July 5 - 6
Location: Boston Common 131 Tremont St.
Time: 10:00am -1:00pm
Summer Drink Special Alert
The Red Lotus Blossoms at Haru
Haru debuts a lychee-based $7.50 cocktail for summer
2 oz. peach vodka
1 oz. cranberry juice
.5 oz. lychee syrup
1 lime wedge
lychee for garnish