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Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

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290 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2016
+1 617-728-1600
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Great way to see a concert

Great venue to see a concert , with only 5,000 seats all seats are good, no nosebleed... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Denise B
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Boston, Massachusetts
Excellent concert venue in Boston

It's open air but has a roof (like a huge canopy). It's adjacent to the harbor so you can get the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
5headedmonster
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Darien, Connecticut
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Popular waterside concert venue.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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290 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2016
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great venue to see a concert , with only 5,000 seats all seats are good, no nosebleed section. Nice areas to have a cocktail as you look at the harbor, bathrooms are clean , friendly staff. we had a nice ocean breeze, very comfortable for...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's open air but has a roof (like a huge canopy). It's adjacent to the harbor so you can get the smells of the ocean. The seating is well done. Tonnes of space. Views brilliant. There are concessions all around the entry (beer, food etc)....More

1  Thank 5headedmonster
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were dozens of food and drink vendors outside the pavilion. Under the tent the seats were comfortable and well-spaced so we had good visibility. Acoustics were excellent.

Thank Lee F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were unsure of what to expect with a venue that holds 5,000 people, that is not completely enclosed and a raging thunderstorm lurking. It turned out great! We had seats in section 2, and had no Idea there were so many people behind us....More

Thank BeautifulFernweh
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Venue is right next to Harpoon's Brewery and on the water. Bathrooms and vendors were easy to access. Not my favorite venue but also not my least favorite. Hard to travel in Boston when not familiar with area. There was a conveniently located parking garage...More

Thank Laci-Ann M
Reviewed June 7, 2017

As a non Boston resident, I'm always nervous driving through the city however this venue is so easy to drive to! We parked at Seaport Hotel Parking Garage prior to our concert. It was an easy walk. The venue itself was great. It had an...More

1  Thank SR621
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Went to the Blue Hills pavilion for a graduation, but could clearly see that this would be a great place for a concert or other activity. Concession prices were acceptable and that's a plus. Good sight lines.

Thank MRVEGAS711
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Love this place to have a less gigantic crowd to see great music acts. Check their schedule for upcoming summer tours. Easy access by public transportation or car (plenty of parking) & plenty of place to eat or have a beverage before the show within...More

Thank Looking
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Really nice venue off a busy city street. Parking won't be cheap but there's a lot of places to park. Restaurants and bars nearby too, so get there early. If you go in the fall like I did, dress warm because the wind off the...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We went to the Meghan Trainor concert. It was a great concert. We dressed for the cooler weather. Our seats had cup holders.

Thank Kimberly G
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Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and
more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the
seaport district of South Boston is located
beautifully along the water. The area is designed for
easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are
bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The
Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area
in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning
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Liz M
July 10, 2017|
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Response from SR621 | Reviewed this property |
When I saw Don Henley in June, he did start at 8.
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Jjacc5
May 20, 2017|
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Response from Looking | Reviewed this property |
There are seats/ tables at the back of the regular seating that are on concrete/tar. Not sure about the section towards the stage. Sound was fine for us :)
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