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Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment

Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment

Our mission is to advance tourism in Boston and promote participation in public celebrations from Boston residents and visitors to our City.

The Mayor's Office of Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment supports the tourism industry in Boston by producing events, supporting film and TV production, and marketing the City to conventions and visitors.

Notice on public events

We will not accept public event applications for the following dates in 2017:

  • April 15 - 17
  • June 17 - 18
  • July 4
Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment
1 City Hall Square
Room 802
Boston, MA 02201-2029
United States
Office hours
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For film questions, contact Patricia Papa at 617-635-3911 or

Visiting Boston

Visiting Boston

With our rich history, diverse neighborhoods, and legacy of arts, culture, and education, Boston has something for everyone.

News and Announcements

People Skating at Boston City Hall Roller Disco Party
May 22

Donna Summer Roller Disco Party to return to City Hall Plaza on June 23

Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment
Mayor Martin J. Walsh
May 19

Boston to celebrate 'Open Canal Street' on July 8

Mayor's Office
One Boston Day rainbow logo
Mar 22

Mayor Walsh announces third annual One Boston Day

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Mar 15

Agreement reached between Related Beal, Citgo

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Sister Cities

Sister Cities

Sister Cities facilitates valuable cross cultural exchanges with cities across the globe.