Dorchester Multicultural Day

dorchester multicultural day

A celebration of the variety of cultures in Dorchester. Experience the food, arts, music, fashion show, and more. Plus community information on health, housing, clean energy, alternative transportation, sustainability, business, finance. 

Saturday, Aug 18th at 10am - 5pm in the parking lot of Second Church in Dorchester in Codman Square. Join us for 9am workout with Soul Child Yoga & Eyoda Nikol Fitness.

Local vendors are invited to apply for space. Send your request to 

Bring your family and friends! No cost to attend. 

Sponsors: Second Church in Dorchester, Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corp., Codman Square Neighborhood Council, Resonant Energy. Funding for the Energy Fair was provided by the New England Grassroots Environment Fund.

BAMS Fest | June 23, 2018

BAMS Fest will debut on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Franklin Park, Playstead Field. The festival is a celebration and promotion of Afro-centric culture, music, art, and food, particularly highlighting the contributions to black music and culture to the City of Boston, Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the world. Given the nature of the festival, they anticipate a large turnout of 5,000 attendees. Therefore, many volunteers are needed! 

The deadline to submit a volunteer application has been extended to Monday, May 14. So sign up to help with the event today-

The Vibe Coffeehouse Christmas Marketplace

A fun relaxed atmosphere where you shop for unique hand-made, artsy, trendy, gifts that will make your gift giving so much easier! Entertainment and fun interactions to add to the shopping experience! Prizes and surprises wait for you. Tasty Caribbean bites, signature drinks and delicious cupcakes available for sale.

Free admission.



Saturday, December 9, 2017 @ 4-8 pm
Second Church in Dorchester, Wales Hall
600 Washington St @ Talbot Ave, Codman Square, Dorchester, MA

Concerts at Castle Island | Aug. 6

Berklee, WUMB 91.9 FM, UMass Boston and the DCR have teamed up to bring free live music to Castle Island. Musical genres will blend between folk, bluegrass, and pop.

Come early and make a day of it! Swim at Pleasure Bay, enjoy a free tour of Fort Independence between noon and 3:30 pm with the Castle Island Association, grab lunch at Sullivan's or just relax in the shade!

Parking fills up early so public transportation is encouraged!

When: August 6 from 2pm-4pm

Where: Castle Island, 2010 Day Boulevard, South Boston 02127



Music Under the Stars | Jul. 28

Join Berklee College for a summer concert featuring students from Berklee College of Music!

When: July, 28 at 6pm

Where: 1190 Adams St. Dorchester, MA 02124


Savin Hillbillies will be in concert | Jul. 14

The Savin Hillbillies will be in concert at the Hyde Park Library in the Children's Garden (if rain in Menino Hall), as part of the Friends of Hyde Park Library Summer Concert Series. Admission is Free. Hope to see you there!

When: Thursday, July 14 6-7:30  

Where: 35 Harvard Avenue, Hyde Park

(Children's Garden) 

Free Joshua Tree concert | Jul. 20

The U2 tribute band Joshua Tree performs in concert tonight at Garvey Park in Neponset. Part of ParkARTS Citywide Neighborhood Concert series. Free.

When: Wednesday, July 20 7:00pm

Where: Garvey Park, 340 Neponset Ave. 


In Harmony Concert | June 12

The Suzuki School of Newton is excited to announce its new touring group, In Harmony. On Sunday June 12th, this group of 21 violinists from 1st grade to 10th grade plans to make an appearance in several diverse locations around the city of Boston, performing a variety of classical and popular music, including a fiddle tune called “On the Road to Boston”, and the Star Wars theme song. The school’s mission is to continue the work of Dr. Shinichi Suzuki, who believed that music education inspired in children the discipline and compassion needed to develop into good citizens of the world. The touring group will work together as a team to go out into the community and share their love of beautiful music. 

Where: Roxbury YMCA 
285 Martin Luther King Blvd 
Roxbury, MA 02119

When: Sunday, Jun 12, 2016 4:00pm >> Read More

Jazz In The City | March 13

Featuring Live Trio & Quartet Bands. 

Where: Levis Restaurant & Lounge, 323 Washington St. Dorchester, MA

When: Sunday, March 13,  7pm

Bilingual Concert with Mariana Iranzi | Feb 16

Mariana visits from New York City with a fun and interactive show for children and families. Come prepared to sing, dance, and practice your Spanish to the beat of original and some classic songs everyone will enjoy. Mariana is a professional musician and educator from Argentina and a graduate of Berklee College of Music.


When: Tuesday, February 16, 2:30 p.m.

Where: Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Road

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