Where the Locals Go

 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

Hyde Park Main Streets

Pick up free lunches for your kids at Essence of Thyme Gift Shop and Cafe

September 7, 2021     8:00 AM

Essence of Thyme Gift Shop and Cafe

Pick up free lunches for your kids at Essence of Thyme Gift Shop and Cafe.

Hyde Park Main Streets

Collages and Constructions, Mixed Media

September 7, 2021     10:00 AM

Menino Arts Center

JP Centre/South Main Streets


September 18, 2021     9:00 AM

Franklin Park Golf Course – Clubhouse

Roslindale Village Main Street

Save the Date: RVMS Roslintrail Committee’s Community Bike Ride

September 19, 2021     10:00 AM