Lenk im Simmental
New York City
Salt Lake City
Torre de Moncorvo
Torres de Vedras
The Boston Dragon Boat Festival honors Chinese poet and patriot Qu Yuan. What started as a small festival, grew up in the largest water festival ever. It attracts 200 000
The Boston Dragon Boat Festival honors Chinese poet and patriot Qu Yuan. What started as a small festival, grew up in the largest water festival ever. It attracts 200 000 and more spectators each year.
The Boston Dragon Boat Festival starts with a beautiful flower ceremony, followed by dance and martial arts demonstrations. You can watch Chinese Yoyo, Philipino and Indian dance performed by artists from China and other countries.
The central part of the event is the race. Apart from the central race, there are specific categories such as Community, Corporate, Women’s, Youth, Cancer Survivor, etc. The two-day festival offers plenty of exciting and unique activities and is appropriate for all ages.
All Day (Sunday)
John W. Weeks Footbridge
John W. Weeks Bridge, Cambridge, MA 02163, United States
Boston Harborfest is the largest festival dedicated to the USA Independence and takes place before the 4th of July. The festival includes week-long events and family-friendly activities. The Festival starts with
Boston Harborfest is the largest festival dedicated to the USA Independence and takes place before the 4th of July. The festival includes week-long events and family-friendly activities.
The Festival starts with an interesting opening ceremony with battle Colonial-era reenactments. After that, you can enjoy the art display by local artists and get a few souvenirs.
However, central parts of the festival are the Parade of Lights and Fireworks with festively lit boats of all shapes and sizes and magnificent firework shows. Also, while you are there, try not to miss Historic Freedom Trail, a walk across 16 Freedom Trail historic sites with a professional tour guide.
Boston Harborfest can be an outstanding way to experience the atmosphere in the USA celebrating independence.
july 1 (Thursday) - 4 (Sunday)
Boston’s Faneuil Hall
4 S Market St, Boston, MA 02109, United States
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular is the celebration on the 4th of July and consists of concerts and exciting fireworks displays. Some of the greatest names from the music industry perform
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular is the celebration on the 4th of July and consists of concerts and exciting fireworks displays. Some of the greatest names from the music industry perform at the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular and create a magnificent show for all visitors.
For example, one year Queen Latifah, an Emmy-winning artist had the show, and every year there will be another famous artist. Without a doubt, it will be excellent, as always.
The fireworks are a traditional way to celebrate the 4th of July, and you can watch it from numerous locations. Admission to concerts is free and you will get the opportunity to listen to the live performance of your favorite artists.
Family trips can be exhausting, but you can check our section with advice for traveling with kids of all ages. If you wonder where to go for a family adventure, check our quiz and get some inspiration.
All Day (Sunday)
DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade
47 David G. Mugar Way, Boston, MA.