Boston, Massachusetts - Visitors heading to Boston for July 4th will find many ways to celebrate. Top Boston hotels like Boston Park Plaza Hotel welcome guests to these and other Things to do in Boston with impressive special offers.
When: July 2 through July 6, 2014
Where: City Hall Plaza
For 33 years, attending Boston Harborfest has been a favorite thing to do in Boston for the July 4th weekend. Dozens of family-friendly activities including a scavenger hunt, free guided tours, and chocolate making demonstrations are part of this fun event. Short films and a dramatic reading of the Declaration of Independence are also part of Boston Harborfest.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox
When: July 4 through July 6, 2014
Where: Fenway Park | 4 Yawkey Way Boston, MA 02215
Attending a ball game is always a favorite summer thing to do in Boston. Baseball fans can head to Boston’s beloved Fenway Park to watch the Sox face off against the Baltimore Orioles in a 3-game series.
See the USS Constitution Turnaround Cruise
When: July 4, 2014
The USS Constitution is the oldest commissioned ship in the U.S. Navy. Each year on July 4th, she makes a short voyage to celebrate the birth of the nation. Visitors can watch this historic ship’s movement up close by taking a cruise on the Majesty or the Frederick L. Nolan. This harbor cruise is a fun thing to do in Boston, and it also include lunch, and a performance by the Middlesex Fife and Drum corp. A historian from the USS Constitution Museum will also be on board.
July 4th Fireworks Spectacular
When: July 4, 2014
Where: Charles River Esplanade
The Boston Pops have put on a free concert on July 4th every year since 1975. The concert takes place on the Charles River Esplanade. The fireworks that follow are some of the most impressive in the country. Attendees should bring a blanket and arrive early to get the best spots for watching the concert.
About The Boston Park Plaza Hotel - A Boston Hotel:
The Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers is part of the rich history that defines Boston as one of the most beautiful cities in America and a top travel destination. This historic Boston Hotel is located in Back Bay, one of the most beautiful areas of the city – just yards from Boston Common, America’s oldest public park.
The Boston Park Plaza Hotel – A Boston Hotel conveys class and elegance throughout its exceptional concierge and guest services, 1,053 finely-appointed guest rooms and guest suites, premier dining with 8 on-site Boston restaurants including Melting Pot and the Statler’s Lounge. Other guest services include a 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour business center, and 65,000 square-feet of exceptional Boston meeting space.