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Last updated: 5/1/19

Children's Summer Festival

Join us in Roxbury for a day of family-friendly activities.

Children and families throughout Boston have the opportunity to participate in a variety of free activities from various exhibitors including:

  • “Bubble Guy” Jim Dichter,
  • ParkARTS arts and crafts,
  • New England Aquarium,
  • Outdoor Rx,
  • Mass Hort,
  • face painting,
  • interactive building blocks with LEGOLAND, and more.   

The  event will also include exploring a Boston Fire Department fire truck, a family Zumba class, Rosalita’s Puppets, the City of Boston’s Archaeology Department, the Boston Water and Sewer Commission water truck to stay hydrated, and free treats and giveaways from HP Hood LLC, KIND Snacks, Polar Beverages, the Cascadian Farm Truck Tour, L.L.Bean, Ameriprise, KinderCare Learning Centers, Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, Capital One, and Magic 106.7.    

This event is presented by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department. ParkARTS is made possible in part through the generosity of Holly Bruce.