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Mar 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Back Bay Update featuring Stephanie Pollack @ The Lenox Hotel | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
8:30 am
Back Bay Association Members are Cordially Invited to Attend a Back Bay Update Featuring Stephanie Pollack Secretary and CEO Massachusetts Department of Transportation March 20, 2018 8:30 am The Lenox Hotel 61 Exeter Street Sponsored[...]
An Old Fashioned Evening at OAK @ OAK Long Bar + Kitchen
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
An Old Fashioned Evening at OAK @ OAK Long Bar + Kitchen | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
5:30 pm
An Interactive Bourbon Experience at OAK Join us on Tuesday, March 20, from 5:30 – 8:00pm, for an interactive bourbon experience hosted by Kentucky-based Angel’s Envy. You’ll hear about the history behind the classic Old Fashioned[...]
Cook Better, Live Better: Food and Film - Italian-American Classics at Eataly @ Eataly | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
5:30 pm
Food and Film In both Italian and Italian-American films, scenes that feature a specific food or traditional dish stand the test of time in the hearts of movie lovers. Who can forget Clemenza teaching Michael[...]
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Terra Wine Dinner Series: A Roman Holiday @ Terra at Eataly Boston | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
7:00 pm
A roman style wine dinner at Terra, one of Boston’s most beautiful new restaurants Photo: Eataly Join Terra on Tuesday, March 20 for a Roman-style wine dinner featuring both classic dishes (and some with a[...]


Getting Here
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_GettingHereTN_01Getting here might be half the fun, but not nearly as much fun as being here. There are many different transportation modalities available to you for getting to Boston’s Back Bay. By car, the MBTA, bus, trains, and taxis. If you’re staying close enough, you can walk — or simply step outside.
Where to Stay
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_WhereToStayTN_01Boston’s Back Bay is a destination with places to stay that are among the finest in the world. Making the Back Bay the center of your stay in the city affords you not only beautiful accommodations, but access to all that Boston has to offer — much of it within walking distance. See the list of where to stay.
Shopping & Dining
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Shopping&DiningTN_01The Back Bay is legendary for shopping and dining. Some of the best in the world for retail, browsing, window shopping, art galleries, and so much more. Restaurants are on every block — casual to formal, and provide a wide array of cuisines to choose from.
Attractions & Culture
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Attractions&CultureTN_01You can’t beat Boston, and especially the Back Bay for attractions and culture. You could stay in the area for a week and still not see it all, plus what’s within reach for you throughout the Boston area.
Parks & Green Spaces
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Parks&GreenSpacesTN_01Parks and green spaces abound in Boston’s Back Bay. Every season of the year offers a cityscape that’s second to none for visiting and strolling.


The BBA is the advocate for your business in the highest levels of government in the City of Boston. It provides advice and consultation to individual members regarding zoning, licensing, permits, signage, parking, and transportation.