Free Things to Do with Boston Kids in August

Bubbles are on tap at the 2019 Children's Summer Festival. Photo courtesy of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department
Affordable activities with families in Massachusetts in August

Forget spendy vacations: From feasts to festivals to outdoor concerts, there's plenty for kids to do right here in Boston in August, and—bonus!—so much of it is free! We have rounded up 14 of our favorite free activities that families are sure to enjoy while savoring the last bit of summer. And check our events calendar often; we add new activities everyday to keep kids busy and entertained.