2017 Calendar of Events in Harvard Square

The Harvard Square Business Association is pleased to announce the 2017 Calendar of Events.  Please check back often - more events are being added.

January 13 – Boston Celtic Music Festival and Kick-off to the 9th Annual Winter Carnival

January 27 – 29 – Chocolate Festival

January 28 – Chocolate Tasting Event

February 4 – 9th Annual “Some Like it Hot” Chili Tasting Contest

February 5 – Super Bowl 51

February 10 – 14 – Lovin’ the Square

February 26 – 89th Annual Academy Awards

March 1 – 30 – Women’s History Month

March 5 - Chinese New Year Celebration

March 5-10 - Dine Out Boston

March 12-17 - Dine Out Boston

March 17 - Harvard-Go-Bragh

April 15 - Easter Sunday 

April 21 – Earth Day / Spring Clean Up Day

April 22 – 10th Annual Bookish Ball and Shakespeare’s 453rd Birthday Celebration

May 5 – Cinco de Mayo

May 7 – 34th Annual MayFair

May 14 – Mother’s Day

May 21 – MayFair Rain Date

May 23 – Kick-off of Patios in Bloom

May 25 – 366th Harvard Commencement

June 10 - Jose Mateo Dance for World Community

June 17 – 10th Annual Fete de la Musique/ Make Music Harvard Square

June 18 - Father's Day

July 21 – 4th Annual Salsa Squared

August 29 - Summer in the City Movie Night 

September 1 – 7th Annual Revival Month

September 9 - NorthAmericana Festival

October 8 – 39th Annual Oktoberfest and 12th Annual HONK! Parade

October 15 – Oktoberfest Rain Date

October 21 – 22 – 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta

October 27 – 31 – Harvard Scare

November 1 – Kick-off Folk Music Month

November 24 – Black/Plaid Friday

November 24 – December 31 – Sparklefest

December 9 – 11th Annual “Everyone Loves Latkes”

December 15 – 17 – Shop Over Weekend