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The BSO and the Boston Pops present a special free concert and community arts festival in Boston's Franklin Park

Boston Symphony Orchestra

The Playstead at Franklin Park - Boston, MA - View Map

On Sunday, September 30, at 3 p.m., the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops, in partnership with the City of Boston, will present a special free concert in Boston's Franklin Park. The concert is preceded by a community arts festival with family-friendly activities presented by many of local institutions and arts organizations. Offerings include an interactive mural, instrument playground, crafts, photo booth, live animal demonstrations, and more!

The outdoor concert marks the second year in a row that the BSO and the Boston Pops have performed on the same stage in a free outdoor public venue: The Playstead at Franklin Park, 25 Pierpont Road, Dorchester.

The festival also includes several local food vendors. There's something for everyone! 


Need help getting to the Playstead at Franklin Park?

Take the T or the Bus
Download Walking Directions Map from Orange Line T-Stops (PDF)