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Boston Events | Mayfair in Harvard Square
The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is located near many popular Things to do in Boston. Mayfair in Harvard Square is just one example of the many Boston Events that take place near our Boston Hotel.
Mayfair in Harvard Square
When: May 4, 2014
Where: Harvard Square
Mayfair in Harvard Square is an annual Boston Event that draws more than 100,000 people who come to enjoy the food, entertainment, beer gardens and much more. There is something for visitors of all ages to enjoy at this popular Thing to do in Boston.
Some of the Activities that take place during Mayfair in Harvard Square raise money for charity. Hot air balloon rides are one example. All of the proceeds from these rides benefit local charitable groups. The Chalk Art Festival also raises money for charity. Each year dozens of artists break out the chalk and turn the sidewalks into masterpieces. Visitors love strolling through the festival and picking out their favorite works.
The youngest visitors will enjoy a ride on the railroad cars that meander through Harvard Square. Bounce houses and arts and crafts are also available for young visitors. The over-21 crowd can peruse the beer gardens and sample selections from around the world.
Food vendors sell a variety of international cuisine and more than 150 vendors sell vintage clothing, jewelry, handmade crafts, art and more. The live music and other entertainment provide a backdrop to all of the fun at Mayfair in Harvard Square.
For 31 years this Thing to do in Boston has been delighting locals and visitors. If you will be staying at our Boston Hotel in May, consider spending the afternoon enjoying this fun Boston tradition.