Open Newbury
July 8, August 12, September 9


What's New in Back Bay
What Recently Opened, What's Coming Soon, What's in the Pipeline

Earls Kitchen + Bar Slider

Recap: 95th Annual Meeting

Earls Kitchen + Bar Slider

Spotlight On: Betsy Jenney


Introducing Quick Fire Lunch Board at Terra

All the Flavors of Terra in a 30-Minute Meal Not everyone has time for a full lunch hour, so Terra is providing the ultimate solution with their brand new ‘Quick Fire Lunch Board’. With the busy worker in mind, they have selected some of their favorite items and laid...

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Graduation Dining Guide

Looking for somewhere special to take your grad after their Commencement celebration? The Back Bay Association has crafted a list that includes all types of restaurants and foods.

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Mother’s Day Dining Guide

Mothers Day

Looking for somewhere to take your mom this Mother’s Day? Back Bay has you covered with a roundup up of Mother’s Day Dining Specials.

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Breakfast With Hololens, Hosted by SphereGen @ Microsoft Store - Prudential Center
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Breakfast With Hololens, Hosted by SphereGen @ Microsoft Store - Prudential Center | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
10:00 am
Explore how Microsoft HoloLens and Mixed Reality (MR) Applications are a Game Changer for Your Business Microsoft HoloLens is revolutionizing the way companies do business. It is is the first self-contained, holographic computer, enabling you to engage[...]
May 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Rooftop Pop-Up Lounge at Taj Boston @ Taj Boston | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
5:30 pm
Sip Cocktails, Sample Small Bites, and Savor Boston’s Most Dramatic Rooftop View Join us for the official opening of The Taj Boston Rooftop. Toast to spring and the first of our seasonal pop-ups with a[...]
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bar Boulud Presents the Château LaTour-Martillac Wine Dinner @ Bar Boulud | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
7:00 pm
Join Bar Boulud Sommelier David Bérubé and Special Guest Tristan Kressmann for an Exclusive and Educational Five-Course Dining Experience Photo Credit: Chateau LeTour-Martillac Located in the central part of France’s Bordeaux wine region, Château LaTour-Martillac has[...]
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sauvignon Blanc Wine Dinner at Fleming's @ Fleming's Boston | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
6:30 pm
Fleming’s Boston Celebrates New Zealand and California Sauvignon Blanc Join Fleming’s Boston for a special wine dinner featuring four extraordinary wines from New Zealand & California. This one-night-only event includes a perfectly prepared five course[...]


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.