Downtown / Financial District, Boston.
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As one might expect, Boston’s Financial District is a busy hub of economic activity, looming skyscrapers, and a steady stream of briefcase-carrying bankers, lawyers, and other professionals.

The Downtown area is also home to many historical sites, served by a section of the city’s famous red brick Freedom Trail, which zigzags past old cemeteries, battlegrounds, and Faneuil Hall, an indoor/outdoor marketplace consisting of Quincy Market, North Market, and South Market that was also the site of pro-independence speeches by figures like Samuel Adams.

Bursting with raucous bars and Irish pubs, Downtown serves as a meeting place for tourists by day and a party destination for business professionals and groups of young locals and university students by night who pack the venues on weekends to flirt and pound pints.

Barhoppers can keep the party going several blocks over on Union Street, where America’s oldest bar – The Bell in Hand Tavern, in operation since 1795 – is surrounded by even more pubs, bars, and dance clubs.

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Top Upcoming Events in Downtown Boston / Financial District

December 2016

Dec 11 Sun
Kiss 108's Jingle Ball 2016

Concert / DJ Event / Holiday Event / Electro House / Electronic / Hip-Hop / Holiday Events / Indie / Moombahton / Pop / Pop / Rock / Pop-Punk / R&B / Rap / Rock / Synth Pop / Trap

TD Garden Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Diplo, Ellie Goulding, Tove Lo
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Dec 28 Wed
Kanye West

Concert / Hip-Hop / Rap

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January 2017

Jan 13 Fri
Kings of Leon

Concert / Alternative Rock

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February 2017

Feb 7 Tue
Red Hot Chili Peppers

Concert / Alternative Rock / Bands / Funk / Hard Rock / Rock / Soul

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