Free Things to Do this Weekend in Boston

Happy (almost) weekend! Here are some fun and cheap things to do this weekend in Boston for September 8-9, 2018!

Facebook Get Together at Museum of Science: September 8-9, 2018. Enjoy this Facebook Get Together with Buy 1, Get 1 Free Admission to the Exhibit Halls at the Museum of Science this weekend.

The Boston Arts Festival 2017: September 8-9, 2018 from 11-6:30PM at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park. Enjoy this annual event designed to showcase the performing and visual arts in Boston. Free.

Cambridge Carnival: Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 12-6pm in Cambridge. Head to Cambridge for this festive celebration with a grand costume parade, international foods, crafts, and more!

Riverfest: Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Assembly Row in Somerville from 12-9. Enjoy a day of live music, children’s activities, evening fireworks over the Mystic River, and more!

92nd Annual Italian Feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian: September 7-9, 2018 in East Cambridge. Enjoy this annual Italian Feast with food, entertainment, parade, amusement rides, and much more!

Carnival of Dogs: Saturday, September 8, 2018 on the Greenway from 10-2PM. Enjoy a day of dog-friendly activities and vendors in North End Park.

Somerville Dog Festival: September 9, 2018 from 11-3PM at Trum Field in Somerville. Enjoy a day of family-friendly activities (and dog!) with contests, demos, vendors, and more!

JP Music Festival: Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 12-7pm in Jamaica Plain. Enjoy a fun and free day of music, food trucks, and more in JP for all ages. 

ZUMIX Radio Block Party: Saturday, September 8, 2018. Head to East Boston for this radio block party with live music, food, beer garden, lawn games, and more.

SoWa Open Market: Every Sunday May to October from 10-4pm. Enjoy this award-winning open market with local artisans, farmers, musicians, food trucks, and more!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museum: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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