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

Brighton Main Streets

Brighton Main Streets Volunteer Opportunity

November 19, 2018     12:00 AM

Brighton Main Streets

Interested in volunteering? Brighton Main Streets has skills-based volunteer opportunities in the areas of Finance, Social Media, Graphic Design, Planting & Landscaping, and Community Engagement on VolunteerMatch.org. These opportunities are 1-2 hours a week and great experience to place on your resume or LinkedIn profile!

Allston Village Main Streets

Allston Village Main Streets Design Committee

November 20, 2018     6:30 PM

AVMS office

JP Centre/South Main Streets

Vegan Chocolate Tour of Jamaica Plain, Boston

November 24, 2018     8:00 AM

Multiple different bakeries

Greater Ashmont Main Street

St. Mark’s Village Small Business Stroll

November 24, 2018     10:00 AM

The buisnesess along the road.