Out & About
Summer in Back Bay

What’s New

A 4th of July Flyover on a very different 4th.
Esplanade beer garden on a beautiful evening.
Soon the weather will be cooling and the Women’s Lunch Place will be needing warm clothing.
New outdoor dining on Newbury Street.
Thank you to one of our city’s essential workers.
Sailing on the Charles River.
The ducklings going for a swim on a hot summer day.
A Boston Common plan for COVID-19 times.

  Re-visit the NABB Annual Meeting that was held on September 16.
The NABB Annual Meeting was held on Wednesday, September 16. It was the first virtual such event in our 65 year history. In addition to the standard meeting items, a video highlighting NABB’s accomplishments during those 65 years was shown. If you were not able to attend, or would like to review the meeting, please click here for the Zoom recording of the meeting. If you would like to take another (or first) look at the video, please click here.

  Welcome back your favorite Back Bay restaurant
Many more restaurants have re-opened with outside dining in addition to their traditional indoor dining. Welcome back your favorite spots! There is a list of restaurants here, courtesy of the Back Bay Association, and on our Open for Business page.

  Living during the pandemic
Most of our local arts organizations are providing a wide range of virtual experiences. Support your favorites and find some new ones on our Entertainment page.

  NABB office closed
Until further notice in response to Governor Baker’s COVID-19 Essential Services Order.