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    25 Fun Events for the Entire Family Happening This Week

    Monday, June 18

    Boston Parks’ Summer Fitness Series

    Join the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Parks and Recreation Dept. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as they kick off the summer of 30 free outdoor fitness classes each week in and around the city. These free classes take place throughout Boston’s 18 neighborhoods and two dozen parks all summer long. Today try zumba at 6 p.m. at Christopher Columbus Park in the North End, salsa dancing at 6 p.m. At Blackstone Square in the South End, Carnival Fit at 6 p.m. at Harambee Park in Dorchester, Afrobeat Bootcamp at 6 p.,m. At Malcolm X Park in Roxbury or Yoga at 6:30 p.m. at Mother’s Rest at 4 Corners in Dorchester.

    Free Comedy Night at McGreevy’s Boston

    Enjoy a free comedy night featuring some of the best stand-up comics in the Northeast at McGreevy’s Boston every Monday and Tuesday. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. and it’s a 21 plus show. McGreevy’s Boston, 911 Boylston St.

    Tuesday, June 19 

    Blue Hills Bank Wine Tasting

    Summer is here, wondering what wines to stock up on? Stop by Blue Hills Bank’s Seaport branch tonight for a “Cool Wines for Hot Summer Nights” tasting event. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Blue Hills Bank, 87 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Boston Parks’ Summer Fitness Series

    Join the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Parks and Recreation Dept. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as they kick off the summer of 30 free outdoor fitness classes each week in and around the city. These free classes take place throughout Boston’s 18 neighborhoods and two dozen parks all summer long. Today try chair yoga at 10 a.m. at Symphony Park in Fenway, bootcamp at 6 p.m. at Elmhurst Park in Dorchester, Yoga at 6 p.m. at Medal of Honor Park (M Street) in South Boston, cardio dance at 6 p.m. at Ross Playground in Hyde Park, Zumba at 6 p.m. at Gertrude Howes Playground in Roxbury or line dancing at 6 p.m. at Billings Field in West Roxbury.

    Boston Public Market at Dewey Square on the Greenway

    The seasonal farmers market at Dewey Square returns to the plaza outside South Station. is back. The Boston Public Market at Dewey Square on The Greenway runs every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Rose Kennedy Greenway, 185 Kneeland St., Boston.

    Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series: Pop-Soul Tuesdays

    Tuesdays are all about pop and soul during the Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City concert series. Tonight enjoy the music of Young Love and the Thrills for your live waterfront entertainment. 6-10 p.m., Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston. 

    Trivia Tuesdays at Dorchester Brewing Company

    On Tuesday nights, head on over to Dorchester Brewing Company for Trivia night by Stump! Test your knowledge and have some fun. 7:30-10:30 p.m., Dorchester Brewing Company, 1250 Massachusetts Ave., Dorchester.

    Free Comedy Night at McGreevy’s Boston

    Enjoy a free comedy night featuring some of the best stand-up comics in the Northeast at McGreevy’s Boston every Monday and Tuesday. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. and it’s a 21 plus show. McGreevy’s Boston, 911 Boylston St.

    Wednesday, June 20

    Boston Parks’ Summer Fitness Series

    Join the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Parks and Recreation Dept. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as they kick off the summer of 30 free outdoor fitness classes each week in and around the city. These free classes take place throughout Boston’s 18 neighborhoods and two dozen parks all summer long. Today try chair yoga at 10 a.m. at Elliot Norton Park in Chinatown, family Zumba at 6 p.m. at LoPresti Park in East Boston, HIIT at 6 p.m. at Mission Hill Playground in Mission Hill, yoga at 6 p.m. at Brighton Common in Brighton or line dancing at 6:30 p.m. at Franklin Park in Dorchester. 

    Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series: Rat Pack Wednesdays

    Wednesday’s are all about the Rat Pack during the Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City concert series. Tonight enjoy Rich Dimare for your live waterfront entertainment. 6-10 p.m., Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston.

    Boston Public Market at Seaport

    The Boston Public Market at Seaport is here for another season. Every Wednesday, enjoy fresh produce, farm-fresh meats, off-the-boat seafood, baked goods, and picnic fare from nine local Massachusetts and New England vendors. 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Courthouse Square, 60 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Foreigner with Whitesnake and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening

    Catch the legendary Foreigner with Whitesnake and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion as part of their Juke Box Heroes Tour. Tickets start at $123. 7 p.m., Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, 290 Northern Ave., Boston. 

    Thursday, June 21

    Celebrate International Yoga Day

    Celebrate International Day of Yoga today when Yoga for Humanity and YogaHub joffer FREE, public, all-levels vinyasa yoga class in Boston’s Copley Square. While you’re there wander the health and wellness marketplace. The one-hour all levels class is 6:30-7:30 p.m., the marketplace opens at 4:30 p.m., Copley Square, Boston.

    Boston Calling Block Party on the Greenway

    Enjoy local bands, cocktails, lawn games and more every Thursday night as the Boston Calling Block Parties return for the season. Get outside, enjoy live music and DJs, along with several beer selections. 5-8 p.m., Rose Kennedy Greenway, Dewey Square, Boston.

    Boston Public Market at Dewey Square on the Greenway

    The seasonal farmers market at Dewey Square returns to the plaza outside South Station. is back. The Boston Public Market at Dewey Square on The Greenway runs every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Rose Kennedy Greenway, 185 Kneeland St., Boston.

    Free Summer Yoga at Frog Pond

    Each Thursday night all summer long, enjoy free yoga outside at Frog Pond were instructors will lead a vinyasa flow class for students of all levels. Classes are held on the lawn adjacent to the Frog Pond Carousel. Bring your own mat. 6-7:15 p.m., the Boston Common Frog Pond, Boston.

    Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series: Blues Thursdays

    Thursdays are all about the Blues during the Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City concert series. Tonight enjoy the music of the Racky Thomas Band for your live waterfront entertainment. 6-10 p.m., Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston.

    U2 at TD Garden

    U2 comes to the TD Garden with its eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour. Tickets start at $45.50. 8 p.m., TD Garden, 100 Legends Way, Boston.

    Friday, June 22

    Celebration of Summer V: Donna Summer Roller Disco Party

    Celebration of Summer V pays tribute to Boston-born disco legend Donna Summer during this free event tonight. Try your disco moves on the roller skating rink at City Hall Plaza (free rentals available), while DJ Joey Carvello plays her biggest hits and other popular disco tunes. 6-10 p.m., City Hall Plaza, 1 City Hall Square, Boston. 

    Harpoon Flying Saucer Frisbee Tournament

    John Harpoon for an interstellar-themed evening with this flying saucer jam-style frisbee tournament. Get the highest score and win a stay at the Seaport Hotel for two, plus, VIP passes to a future Harpoon event. 6-10 p.m., The Lawn on D, 420 D St., Boston.

    50 Percent off Friday Nights at the Museum of Science

    Now through the end of August, enjoy 50 percent off exhibit halls admission from 3- 9 p.m. Grab your family or friends and explore everything the museum has to offer at this discounted rate. Plus starting at 6 p.m. you can also enjoy beer, wine, small plates and oysters in the museum’s Riverview Cafe. You can also add Omni and Planetarium shows at a discounted rate of just $6.

    Citizens Bank Weekly Cornhole Tournament

    The weekly cornhole tournament, sponsored by Citizens Bank returns for summer.The first eight teams of two will compete for “Lawn Bucks.” All the fun starts at 6:45 p.m.. Sign up for free at the Citizens Bank kiosk starting at 6:30 p.m. The Lawn on D, 420 D St., Boston.

    Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series: Movie Fridays

    Friday is movie night during the Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City concert series. Tonight enjoy “It Happened One Night” on the big screen for your waterfront entertainment. The movie starts at dusk, Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston.

    U2 at TD Garden

    U2 comes to the TD Garden with its eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour. Tickets start at $45.50. 8 p.m., TD Garden, 100 Legends Way, Boston.

    Saturday, June 23

    Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series

    Join the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Parks and Recreation Dept. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as they kick off the summer of 30 free outdoor fitness classes each week in and around the city. These free classes take place throughout Boston’s 18 neighborhoods and two dozen parks all summer long. This morning enjoy a walking group at 8 am. At Franklin Park in Dorchester, yoga at 9:15 a.m. at Franklin Park, Dorchester, yoga at 10 a.m. at Healy Playground, Roslindale or bootcamp at 11 a.m. at Almont Park in Mattapan. 

    Waterfront Art & Music Festival

    The second annual Waterfront Art & Music Festival, presented by the Creative Arts Network and Fall River Heritage State Park is a great free outdoor festival for the entire family. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fall River Heritage State Park, 200 Davol St., Fall River.

    Greenway Open Market

    Celebrating its eighth season, this open-air artisan market features talented area artists, crafters and independent designers. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rose Kennedy Greenway, 185 Kneeland St., Boston.

    The Market Bar at Boston Public Market

    Saturday afternoons enjoy a beverage while you shop or dine throughout the Boston Public Market. Stop by the special Market Bar in the HUB for local beer and wine selections. 1-5 p.m., Boston Public Market

    New Belgium Human Foosball

    Are you a foosball fan? Then you don’t want to miss your chance to play a game of human foosball with New Belgium, plus they’ll have giveaways on hand, as well. The Lawn on D, 420 D St., Boston.

    Rosé on the Water Boston 2018

    90+ Cellars is back for its 6th Annual Boston Rosé Cruise. Wear your best pink outfit and join them for an afternoon out on the harbor with a glass of rose. Tickets include 90+ Cellars rose, appetizer small bites and water. The boat (M/V Provincetown II) boards from Commonwealth Pier/World Trade Center Side). Tickets are $85 . 2-5 p.m., Boston World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

    Boston Pickle Fair

    Join in the celebration of all favorite fermented things from pickles to kimchi, kraut, veggies and more) at the 2nd Annual Boston Pickle Fair today. Enjoy live music, games, contests, vendors and even an expanded biergarten for those 21+. This year a portion of proceeds will be donated to Farm Aid, the 2018 non-profit partner of Boston Pickle Fair. There are two sessions: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.and 2:30-530 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $2 for children ages 12 and under. The Innovation and Design Building, 23 Drydock Ave., Boston.

    Sunday, June 24

    Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series

    Join the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Parks and Recreation Dept. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as they kick off the summer of 30 free outdoor fitness classes each week in and around the city. These free classes take place throughout Boston’s 18 neighborhoods and two dozen parks all summer long. Today enjoy Kids Yoga at 11 a.m. at Jamaica Pond in Jamaica Plain, Yoga at 12:30 p.m. at Winthrop Square in Charlestown or Yoga at 2 p.m. at Jamaica Pond in Jamaica Plain. 

    SoWa Open Market

    The SoWa Open Market is back for its 15th season. Enjoy this weekly celebration of local artisans, farmers, food trucks, brewers, musicians and more. While you’re there enjoy a selection of local brews, stay for a lawn game and enjoy live music. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 530 Harrison Ave., Boston.