Open Streets Boston

Dorchester Ave.

September 24, 2022

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Open Streets Boston is a collection of free, family-friendly events. During these events, the City will close major thoroughfares to motor traffic, opening them for pedestrian use including:​

  • Walking, 

  • Rolling, 

  • Biking, and;

  • Connecting with neighbors and local businesses.

 

​Open Streets Boston events help people experience streets as public spaces where communities thrive. City streets transform into vibrant, pedestrian-friendly boulevards where people can dream, play, and explore.

 
 
Zone 1 - Gallivan Blvd. to Ashmont St.
Zone 2 - Ashmont St. to Centre St.
Zone 3 - Centre St. to Adams St.
Zone 4 - Adams St. to Freeport St.

where

Between Freeport Street and
Gallivan Blvd.

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what

Programming from health and happiness, visual and performance art, culinary experiences and a kids zone. Open Streets Boston is a multi-neighborhood experience designed to foster deep connections within our communities. 

Art

Culinary

Performances

Wellness

Kid Zone

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Building places 
for people

During these free, family-friendly events, Open Streets Boston will temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them to people biking, walking, rolling, and connecting with neighbors and local businesses.

Open Streets Boston events help us experience streets as public spaces where communities thrive. City streets become vibrant, pedestrian-friendly boulevards where people can dream, play, and explore.