Fan Pier Music on the Green

Often called the crown jewel of Boston Harbor, Fan Pier on the Green is a wonderful place to come and enjoy some free music. Whether you pack a picnic or have dinner at a local restaurant, you can enjoy Berklee students performing in a variety of genres while taking in the scenery of the waterfront. In short, Fan Pier is a perfect summertime destination. (View Map)


Past Events

Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.

Anibal Cruz

Saturday / August 27, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Berklee piano student Anibal Cruz performs music rooted in the styles of classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz.

Admission: Free

Niya Norwood

Saturday / August 20, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Niya Norwood, a talented R&B and soul singer studying at Berklee, performs.

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Saturday / August 13, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Led by composer, pianist, and singer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora with Gerson Esteban Lazo Quiroga on bass and backing vocals and Takafumi Nikaido on percussion, MIXCLA performs, giving the audience a one-of-a-kind musical experience.

Admission: Free

Honeysuckle

Saturday / August 6, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Honeysuckle is a progressive folk trio that blends older influences and traditional instrumentation with modern effects and inspiration. They frequently play in the Boston area and in surrounding cities with bands such as Boy and Bear and Grey Season, among many others.

Admission: Free

a l e a

Saturday / July 30, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

a l e a, a singer-songwriter from Barrancas, La Guajira, Colombia, performs. 

Admission: Free

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective

Saturday / July 23, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective bring to the table a unique blend of acid jazz, old-school beats, and psychedelic girl rap. 

Admission: Free

Orlando Retana

Saturday / July 16, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Costa Rican musician Orlando Retana performs.

Admission: Free

Cosimo Boni

Saturday / June 25, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Cosimo Boni, a jazz trumpet player from Florence, Italy, performs.  

Admission: Free

Layth Sidiq

Saturday / June 18, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.
Fan Pier
1 Marina Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

The Layth Sidiq Sextet unites musicians from around the globe with the message that music is one language despite the different musical dialects we all speak.

Admission: Free