|October 8, 2012|
About Opening our Doors
Opening Our Doors in the Fenway brings together many of Boston’s best cultural and academic institutions, community organizations and business partners in a wonderfully diverse day of free cultural activities for the whole family.Events range from music and dance performances to historical tours, lectures, walking tours of the Fenway, glass blowing demonstrations, indoor kite flying and much more!
Opening our Doors is and annual event, occurring on Columbus Day. The day officially kicks off with an opening ceremony and performance at 10AM. Events continue throughout the day until 4PM. It is the largest single day of free culture experiences in all of Great Boston.
Over 14,000 people took part in Opening Our Doors in 2011 – an almost 20% increase from 2010! In fact, attendance has increased an average of 10% annually over the last 4 years. This is truly an event for young and old.