The Boston Calling Music Festival is a three-day event that takes place on Memorial Day weekend, and is Boston’s only major music festival. The spring music festival (May 26-28, 2017) features two stages hosting some of the biggest names in the music biz. Past headliners and strong supporting acts include Beck, The Replacements, Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Tenacious D, and Tame Impala. Boston Calling’s efforts to create a party in one of the nation’s oldest blue-blood cities has earned it a solid reputation, with Rolling Stone magazine giving the music festival high praise for its wide range of performers, while Consequence of Sound called it one of the ten best music festivals in the country. More than 20,000 fans enjoy the all-ages event, and music lovers will be happy to hear that performers never overlap so you don’t have to miss a single minute of the festival. Now entering its fourth year, Boston Calling appears poised to continue its run as not just one of the Northeast’s premier music festival, but one of the country’s.
2017 Boston Calling Festival Preview
The festival has announced that they will be moving from Boston’s City Hall Plaza to the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston in order to expand the festival. The 2017 Boston Calling Festival will now feature a combination of music, comedy, film, and visual art. The film festival portion of Boston Calling will be curated by Academy Award-winning actress, Natalie Portman. The 2017 Boston Calling Festival is set to be one of the top festivals in 2017, don’t miss out! Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Boston Calling Music Festival tickets.
2017 Boston Calling at Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston Address: 79 N Harvard St, Allston, MA 02134
The Boston Calling Music Festival takes place at the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston. 2017 will be the first year Boston Calling takes place in Allston and not at City Hall Plaza. The move to the Harvard Athletic Complex means programming for the Boston Calling Festival will be expanded.
Boston Calling Festival Event Guide
When does the Boston Calling Box Office open?
The Boston Calling box office opens at 5:00 pm Friday, and noon on Saturday and Sunday. The concert ends each day at 11:00 pm.
Is Boston Calling an all-ages show?
Yes. Everyone is welcome, and children under ten years old are free.
Will there be alcohol at Boston Calling?
Boston Calling is famous for its beer, particularly its many microbrews.