Outdoor Movies, Theatre, & Concerts: 8/27-9/3
08/28/09 by Johnny Monsarrat
|Outdoor – Movies by Moonlight||Boston, MA|
|Outdoor films. Fridays. Free. Start at “dusk”.
70 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA.617.439.7000. more
|WBZ Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell||Boston, MA|
|At “sundown” (about 8:30pm, come early and bring a picnic dinner) at the hatch shell on the Esplanade. 617-787-7200.
Esplanade, Boston, MA.617 227-0627. more
|Outdoor Film at the Chinatown Gate||Boston, MA|
|Vacant paved lot on Hudson Street between Beach and Kneeland Streets, Boston, MA. more|
|City of Somerville Annual Movie Series||Somerville, MA|
|Various locations, Somerville, MA.617-666-3311. more|
|Family Movie Night Under the Stars||Sandwich, MA|
|2009: Also Sep 18th. Starts at 7:15pm.
Heritage Museums & Gardens, Sandwich, MA. more
|Outdoor Movie Night at NARA Park, Acton||Acton, MA|
|NARA Park, Acton, MA.(978) 264-9608. more|
|Pawtucket Movie Madness||Pawtucket, RI|
|Fitchburg Free Friday Night Movies||Fitchburg, MA|
|Thursdays at dusk, with a farmer’s market 4-7 and entertainment at 7pm.
Riverfront Park, Fitchburg, MA.978-833-1270. more
|Outdoor Theatre, Music, & Events||grade|
|Plays in the Park: “Twelfth Night”||Boston, MA|
Georges Island, Boston, MA. more
|Outdoor Theatre: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)||Brighton, MA|
|2009: All shows at 6:45pm.
Publick Theatre at Christian Herter Park, 1175A Soldiers Field Road, Brighton, MA.617-454-1444. more
|Tango by Moonlight||Cambridge, MA|
|2009: 7:30-11pm. Rain date the next day. Also Oct 3.
On the Weeks Footbridge by the corner of JFK Street and Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA. more
|Full Moon Walk @ Green Briar||East Sandwich, MA|
|Animal walk at night by light of the full moon. 7pm or 8pm. 2009: June 7, July 7, Aug 6, Sep 4, Oct 4.
Green Briar Nature Center, 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich, MA. more
|Fireworks @ Hampton Beach||Hampton Beach, NH|
|Every Wednesday, plus holidays.
22 C Street, Hampton Beach, NH.603-926-8717. more
|Fireworks @ Canobie Lake Park||Salem, NH|
|Wavelengths @ the ICA||Boston, MA|
|Live music: various types, outside the ICA, which is free Thursday nights.
Institute for Contemporary Art, Boston, MA. more
|Special Live Concerts @ Boston Harbor Hotel||Boston, MA|
|Outdoor music: Soul on Tuesdays, Oldies on Wednesdays, Blues on Thursdays, all 6-10pm.
Rowes Wharf, Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston, MA. more
|Landmarks Orchestra or Oldies at the Shell||Boston, MA|
|2009: 7pm. Free. Every Wednesday.
Esplanade, Boston, MA. more
|Longfellow Family Sundays Art in the Park||Cambridge, MA|
|Sometimes live music, sometimes poetry reading. Participatory painting, drawing. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Most events 4-5pm but see website.
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA.617-876-4491. more
|Sunday Parkland Games||Cambridge, MA|
|2009: Sundays 2-5pm.
By the Weeks Footbridge, near JFK Street, Cambridge, MA. more
|Kendall Square Concert Series||Cambridge, MA|
|Sponsored by the Kendall Square Corporation. 2009: Tuesdays through Aug 25, & Thursdays through Sep 10, 12-2pm.
300 Athenaeum Street, Cambridge, MA.617 577-7354. more
|JP First Thursday||Jamaica Plain, MA|
|This is basically a gallery walk 6-8pm. And poetry reading. Every first Thursday of the month.
Centre & South Streets, Jamaica Plain, MA. more
|Music at the Manse Concert Series||Concord, MA|
|2009: Concerts 2-4pm. Through the end of September.
The Old Manse, 269 Monument Street, Concord, MA. more
|Concerts on the Common, Framingham||Framingham, MA|
|2009: Fridays 6:30pm.
Edgell Green, Framingham Common, Rt 9, Framingham, MA.508-532-5960 ask for “Building Services”.. more
|Friday Night Series||Lexington, MA|
|2009: Concerts at 6:30pm.
Lexington Visitors Center, 1875 Mass. Ave., Lexington, MA.781-862-2480.. more
|Sunday Evening Concerts on the Common, Norwood||Norwood, MA|
|Washington St & Nahatan St, Norwood, MA. more|
|Town of Woodstock Free Concert Series||North Woodstock, NH|
|Concerts from 6:30-8:30pm.
Soldier’s Park, North Woodstock, NH.603-745-8752. more
|Castle Hill Summer Picnic Concerts||Ipswich, MA|
|Dancing & music overlooking Crane Beach. 7-9pm. Come at 6pm for swing dance lessons! Call ahead to order a picnic dinner basket.
Castle Hill, Ipswich, MA.978-356-4351 x4015. more
|Lowell Summer Music Series||Lowell, MA|
|Boarding House Park, Lowell, MA. more|
|The Valley’s Got Talent||Salisbury, MA|
|2009: 7-10pm. Nighttime free show at the beach where various singers and dancers compete.
Salisbury Beach Center, 3 Broadway Street, Salisbury, MA. more
|Summer Concert Series @ Soule Homestead||Middleboro, MA|
|2009: Shows start at 6pm. Rain or shine (if it rains they’ll go inside).
46 Soule Street, Middleboro, MA. more
|Fabulous Family Fun Day||Taunton, MA|
|2009: 11am-4pm. Rain date the next day. Free.
Taunton Green, Taunton, MA.Call Heart of Taunton at 508-880-4960. Or Taunton Parks at 508-821-1415.. more
|Sundays in the Park Concerts||Greenfield, MA|
|Greenfield Energy Park, Greenfield, MA.413-774-9949. more|
|Stearns CityBlock Concert Series||Springfield, MA|
|Saturday Night Live Concerts on the Green||Westfield, MA|
|2009: All shows are 6-9pm outdoors, then inside to the Tea Pot Gallery for the finale.
On the Green, Elm St at School St, Westfield, MA.413-562-6966, or 413-534-0498. more
|Southbridge Summer Concert Series||Southbridge, MA|
|Sue Pelletier 508-765-8800 or 508-248-6687. more|
|Sweet Summer Nights Music Series||Upton, MA|