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Posted by RE/MAX Executive Realty on 5/26/2019

As the sun continues to shine brighter than usual, everyone is certainly having that good jolly feeling that summer is almost here. While you might be planning on lying on the warm sand of the beaches near Boston snoozing to the soothing sounds of the waves, others are getting themselves ready to eat their delicious flavors of ice cream. 

Whatever you may be panning this summer, one thing that is common on every list of every Bostonian is the fun-filled festivals, and as summer comes with its longer days, these festivals are always favorites. Here are some of the top summer festivals for families to enjoy in Boston.

Topsfield Strawberry Festival
When: June 9th
Where: Topsfield

The first festival to get the summer groove going, this year will be the 51st annual version. Get ready for free bowls of fresh strawberries, whipped cream, and delicious shortcakes. Also, there will be a lot of kidsí games and live music for the whole day. 

Dragon Boat Festival
When: June 9th -10th
Where: Boston

This will be the Dragon Boat Festival's 40th year. This festival has all the thrills to get the family excited. You and your family will get to watch 50 teams race their well-crafted looking dragon boats on the Charles all weekend. However, you may need to wake up early to get a good viewing spot because this festival starts as early as 7 AM each day. There are also mouth-watering Asian foods and cultural displays to keep everyone entertained. If you would love to participate in the boat race, registration is currently open.

World Oceans Day Festival
When: June 10th
Where: Boston

This exciting event is a fun family festival that features a lot of activities like seafood cooking demonstrations, tastings and a lot of other outdoor activities. Also, families will even get the opportunity to interact with scientist and learn more about ocean animals.

Lowell Folk Festival
When: July 26th -28th
Where: Lowell

Enjoy music from Africa, Portugal, Ireland and many other nations across the globe. There is also a craft fair, dancing from local and international dance troops, a parade, and delicious local and foreign cuisines. In addition to the fun and lively music, there is a Family Activity Area with beautiful crafts and games the kids will enjoy. 

When: Not announced yet
Where: Somerville

Riverfest is one festival everyone anticipates every year. Live music, tons of children actives and five works, everyone is sure to have a splendid time. A blend of the best dance, music, and craft, this festival is only a glimpse of the beautiful treasure of art that Boston carries.So, these are some of the top festivals in Boston. From intriguing Asian culture to the best of art, brace yourself because there is so much to see and learn this summer. 

If you're new to the Boston area, your real estate agent can let you in on other local events where you can meet new friends and get to know your new home.

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