DWC FESTIVAL DAY
Saturday, June 10, 2017
In and around 1151 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
The Dance for World Community Festival is the capstone of Festival week and is presented by Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre. The DWC Festival is a FREE, day long, indoor-outdoor festival celebrating the power of dance to create change in our communities, locally and beyond.
Join us from Noon-6:00 PM for FREE performances by more than 90 local dance groups and FREE introductory classes in a wide variety of dance forms. There’s something for everyone and every age at this incredible day of dance!
Celebrity food festival
June 2, 2017 (6 to 9 p.m.)
Guy Cooking with Best Buddies Celebrity Chef Food and Wine Festival includes food from 25 local chefs, wine, beer, entertainment, and celebrities (Guy Fieri of Food Network and Tom Brady of the New England Patriots) in the Murr Center at Harvard University.
June 2 – 3, 2017
Microbrew Invitational offers a curated selection of beer from breweries making less than 465,000 gallons per year, at Seaport World Trade Center, age 21+.
June 2 – 3, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Urbanity Dance performs Spring Revue, featuring works from celebrated contemporary choreographers at Tsai Performance Center. Discount tickets $8 to $15.
June 10, 2017
2017 Boston Pride Festival
The highlight of LGBT Boston Pride Month is the Boston Pride Parade, which begins at noon in Copley Square and ends at Boston Pride Festival in City Hall Plaza. Free.
Saturday, June 10, 2017 – RAIN OR SHINE!
Dragon boat festival
June 11, 2017
Boston Dragon Boat Festival includes Chinese arts & crafts, dance, drumming, music, martial arts, food, and dragon-boat races on the Charles River. Free.
June 14 – 18, 2017
Boston Tango Festival includes dance classes, dances with live music, and a Saturday show in Somerville.
June 17 – 22, 2017
See 44 magnificent ships when they stop in Boston during theRendez-Vous Tall Ships Regatta, either free from shore, or with a grandstand seat or cruise ticket. The Parade of Sail is June 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
June 18, 2017
Make Music Harvard Square features 125 musicians playing rock, pop, hip hop, and jazz in 10 venues on international Fête de la Musique day. Free.
June 21, 2017 (5 to 10 p.m.)
Celebrate the emancipation of slaves with an evening of live art and performances at Juneteenth: Evolution of Freedom at the Museum of Fine Arts. Free.
Summer Solstice Celebration 2017
Summer Solstice Celebration includes circus performers, music, dance, food trucks, hands-on activities, and free entry to four Harvard museums.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 5:00pm to 9:00pm
11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138 Harvard museum of natural history https://hmnh.harvard.edu/event/summer-solstice-celebration-2017
Boston JerkFest™ is an outdoor/indoor family-friendly Caribbean style foodie festival that features Jamaican jerk spiced food and all things spicy and hot.features Caribbean restaurant food for sale, rum, beer, and live music (reggae, steel drums, Latin rhythms) Boston Jerkfest™ is Saturday, June, 24, 2017 at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, 41 Berkeley Street in Boston’s South End. The festival offers two sessions: 11am-3pm and 4-8pm.
The Rum & Brew Tasting @ Boston JerkFest will take place on Friday, June 23, 2017 , 6:00-9:30pm at the same location. This 21+ event features live music and unlimited tastings of rum, local craft beer and a variety of Caribbean themed libations. http://bostonjerkfest.com/about/
Taste of Allston
June 24, 2017 (12 to 3 p.m.)
Taste of Allston includes tastes from 20 restaurants, live music, and a drink at Harvard University Department of Athletics. Arlington arts fair June 24, 2017 Arlington Alive is a block party with a stage of eclectic live music and dance, storytelling, art and craft booths, food vendors, and family activities. Free.x