Where the Locals Go

Boston Main Streets


The Boston Main Streets districts are 20 different communities where we strive to help local businesses succeed and to guide both tourists and city goers to the best places to shop, dine, play, and explore – because, after all, the key to enjoying the city is knowing where to go.

See What’s Happening Around Boston

With 20 distinct Main Streets districts, there’s always something to do. Take a look at our calendar to find upcoming events near you.

Find Support For Your Business

Local businesses are the lifeblood of every community in Boston. That’s why we work with Main Streets districts to offer advice, guidance, and support for your business.

Our Mission, Values & Impact

We strive to help neighborhood districts improve economic growth, add to the quality of life in the community, and create a better experience for locals and tourists alike.

Upcoming Events

JP Centre/South Main Streets

Food and History Tour of Jamaica Plain, Boston!

December 8, 2019     11:00 AM

City Feed & Supply

On this exciting food tour, we will tour you around the popular Centre Street area of Jamaica Plain, a vibrant neighborhood of Boston. We will sample the best eats from a variety of local, independent restaurants often owned by JP residents themselves.

East Boston Main Streets

The East Boston Annual Tree Lighting 2019

December 8, 2019     4:15 PM

Maverick Square

Brighton Main Streets

Brighton Main Streets Volunteer Opportunity

December 9, 2019     12:00 AM

Brighton Main Streets

Greater Ashmont Main Street

Dot Jazz Series: Tomoko Iwamoto & 440

December 12, 2019     7:30 PM

The Parish of All Saints, Ashmont