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

Greater Ashmont Main Street

Gala Planning Team Meeting

December 13, 2018     6:00 PM

Greater Ashmont Main Street

Help Greater Ashmont Main Street plan their 20th Anniversary Gala event!

Greater Ashmont Main Street

Development & Historic Preservation Committee

December 14, 2018     8:00 AM

Greater Ashmont Main Street

JP Centre/South Main Streets

Vegan Chocolate Tour of Jamaica Plain, Boston

December 15, 2018     8:00 AM

Multiple different bakeries

Brighton Main Streets

Brighton Main Streets Volunteer Opportunity

December 17, 2018     12:00 AM

Brighton Main Streets