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Now a beloved, summertime tradition for New England families, Free Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade at no cost for over 25 years!

One of the hidden secrets of our library system is the coveted Museum Pass program. It's a terrific way to visit Area Museums for a fraction of the cost. You can reserve the passes online and then pick them up at your local branch.

Boston's famed continuous 2.5 mile walk through history - follow the red brick road to 16 historic sites. Boston Common, The Massachusetts State House, Park Street Church, Granary Burying Ground, King's Chapel, Ben Franklin's statue, Old South Meeting House, Old Corner Bookstore, Old State House, Boston Massacre Site, Faneuil Hall, Paul Revere House, Old North Church, Copp's Hill Burying Ground, USS Constitution, & Bunker Hill Monument.

Start discovering all the beauty and adventure of DCR's Parks today. From hiking & camping to kayaking and fishing - you are sure to find something for everyone. Then order a Massachusetts ParksPass to get unlimited day-use parking access to state park facilities.

Enjoy the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and a spectacular display of fireworks over the Charles River. This year, Lionel Richie, will join maestro Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra for Bostonís annual Fourth of July celebration. Visitors are welcome to view the dress rehearsal concert on July 3rd as well.

Kids can bowl two free games every day this summer with the Kids Bowl Free Pass. For ages 15 and under. You can also purchase a family pass.

A year-round recreational facility, the Frog Pond offers ice skating in the winter and a spray pool and supervised wading for youngsters in the summer. Kids love to keep cool at the Frog Pond at the Boston Common. Splash around in the giant wading pool a stay cool in the fun fountains. In the summertime the Frog Pond features a 70 foot spray plume and a wading pool for youngsters. Right across the path, Tadpole Playground's swings, slides and climbing apparatus are an equally fun way to spend a summer afternoon.

A hopping outdoor spot for ice-skating is the Frog Pond on the Boston Common. Frog Pond offers skate rentals and hot cocoa at the Pond Cottage.

Wednesday nights during the summer, enjoy free concerts with the Boston Landmarks Orchestra at the Hatch Shell on the Esplanade. Bring a blanket or chairs and hear the glorious sounds of the BLO on the banks of the Charles River.

Oldies 103.3 has your ticket to the summer of 2010 with the Oldies 103.3 Free Summer Concert Series! A Boston tradition for over 20 years now - this year enjoy the music of The Pointer Sisters; Eddie Money; and KC and the Sunshine Band.

The department of Conservation & Recreation, presents this year's concert & event lineup. Come enjoy some free family entertainment at the Hatch Shell this summer!

Community Boating and Sailing non-profit organization dedicated to providing sailing and boating opportunities to anyone interested in learning to sail. They have inexpensive programs for both adults and kids to sail.

The Free Fun Fridays program generously sponsored by the Highland Street Foundation invites you to visit a designated museum or attraction for free over ten Fridays this summer and Labor Day Weekend (Fridays & Saturdays). Please note that you do not need to register or obtain a ticket. Just show up and enjoy!

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