Press Coverage

2018

AUGUST

Night Shift’s Owl’s Nest Beer Garden Opens on Esplanade: Beacon Hill Times
Where to have fun with your dog around Boston: Boston Globe Magazine
Esplanade Association to Host Annual Moondance Gala in September: Beacon Hill Times

JULY

Podcast on the Owl’s Nest Beer Garden (tune into 54:45): Bloomberg BayState Business Hour
Two Boston beer gardens to sprout up in August, thanks to Night Shift: Boston Business Journal
Popular local brewery to open two beer gardens along Charles River: WCVB Boston
Night Shift Brewery Opening 2 Beer Gardens on Charles River: NBC10 Boston
Yes, two beer gardens are coming to the Charles River this summer: Boston.com
DCR Selects Night Shift Brewing to Operate Seasonal Beer Garden on Esplanade: Beacon Hill Times
Boston public art: The 6 best places to find it downtown: Curbed Boston
If It’s Tuesday, It Must Be Zumba: BU Today

JUNE

“Best of Boston 2018: Readers’ Poll Results”: Boston Magazine
“10 things to do in Boston this weekend”: 
Boston.com
“Make Music celebrates the summer solstice with 100 free performances”: 
Boston Globe
“8 great things to do for Father’s Day 2018 in Boston”
Metro Boston
“Five Fun Father’s Day Events around Boston”: 
Boston Magazine
“Esplanade Association and DCR to Unveil New Welcome Signs”:
Beacon Hill Times

MAY

“A new free music series is coming to the Esplanade”: Boston Globe
“Esplanade Assoc Announces Major Expansion of 5K Run”: 
Beacon Hill Times
“Your Help Is Always Needed”: 
Beacon Hill Times
“10 things to do in Boston this weekend”: 
Boston.com
“10 Healthy Things To Do Around Boston This Week”: 
Boston Magazine
“The Esplanade Association Free Summer Fitness Series Returns”: 
Boston Magazine
“19 Events Worth Checking Out in May”: 
BOSTINNO
10 free outdoor events happening this May”: Boston.com
“Esplanade Association Planning for Better Trees”: Boston Guardian

APRIL

Spend Mother’s Day Adventuring on the Esplanade”: Boston Magazine
“10 spring races for runners of every ability”: Boston.com
Esplanade Association’s Moondance Gala to be held in September”: Beacon Hill Times
Esplanade Association and DCR Celebrate Another Year of Success”: Beacon Hill Times
The river needs leadership. Let Massport provide it.”: Boston Globe Opinion 
“Esplanade Wants More Vendors”: Boston Guardian

MARCH

“Esplanade Association Offering Early-Bird Specials Through March 10”: Beacon Hill Times
“ESPLANADE ASSOCIATION HOSTS ‘MEET AND GREET’ TO WELCOME MICHAEL NICHOLS AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR”Beacon Hill Times

JANUARY

“Park in Boston bans all things ‘Philadelphia-themed’ before Super Bowl”: ABC News
“Super Bowl Tensions Heat up Around Small Businesses”
: NBC10 Boston
“Charles River Esplanade bans anything Philadelphia-related from park — including eagles”: Boston Globe
“Boston park bans Will Smith, Rocky and Philadelphia-themed products”: Metro Boston 
“Banned! Bald eagles, Philly cream cheese not allowed at Esplanade”:
 WCVB
“Boston Esplanade bans Philly cheesesteaks, bald eagles and Will Smith”: Mass Live
“Bald Eagle Spotted Along Boston’s Charles River”: 
US News & World Report/ Associated Press
No Cheesesteaks Allowed: Boston Park Bans ‘Philadelphia-Themed’ Items Ahead of Super Bowl: Sports Illustrated
“Another bald eagle sighting on the Charles River”: Boston Globe.com and print edition.
“A Look Back at 2017”: Beacon Hill Times
“Lighting Design 101: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Boston’s Biggest Bashes”: Boston Magazine

2017

DECEMBER

“Best of 2017: Our Top 20 Exhibitions Across the United States”: Hyperallergic
“The Scene”: Boston Common Magazine

NOVEMBER

“Nichols Is New Director At the Esplanade Assn”: Boston Guardian
“Esplanade Association Names Michael Nichols as Next ED”: Massnonprofit News
“Esplanade Association Names Michael Nichols Executive Director”: NorthEndWaterfront.com
“Esplanade Association Welcomes New Executive Director”: Boston Sun

OCTOBER

“Dogs, Dog Owners In Costume Fill The Esplanade”: CBS Boston
“Annual Halloween pet parade held at Charles River Esplanade”: WHDH News 7 Boston
“Halloween Events in Boston 2017”: Boston Magazine

SEPTEMBER

Moondance Gala raises funds for Esplanade“: Boston Globe
Another Mural Pops Up In Boston — This One Painted Almost Entirely By Women“: WBUR
The Esplanade gets its first mural“: Boston Globe
“Colorful Mural Comes to the Charles River Esplanade”: Beacon Hill Times 

AUGUST

The Esplanade is Getting a Fancy New Mural“: Boston Magazine
Charles River Esplanade’s first commissioned artwork: Patterned Behavior“: Boston Curbed
New Mural along Charles River will help revitalize Esplanade“: Metro Boston
Colorful, Dynamic Mural Comes to the Charles River Esplanade“: Back Bay Sun
“Summer Dock Party”: Improper Bostonian
Esplanade Dock Party“: BillBrettBoston.com
“Party Pics: Esplanade Summer Dock Party and Friends of the Public Garden’s Summer Party”: Boston.com
“ESPLANADE SUMMER DOCK PARTY 2017”: Boston Common Magazine

JULY

Esplanade Association’s Healthy Fit and Fun off to a Great Start“: Beacon Hill Times

JUNE

“Historic Esplanade dog fountain to flow once more”: Boston Globe
“Dogs Definitely Allowed: The Unique History Of A Boston Esplanade Fountain”: WBUR
“Spend Father’s Day Kayaking and Fishing on the Charles”: Boston Magazine
Restored Lotta Fountain on Esplanade ReOpens June 15“: Beacon Hill Times

MAY

“Mother’s Day Gift Guide”: NBC 10 Boston
“Perfect Mother’s Day gifts that you can spring on her”: Boston Globe
“Stroll down Charles Street for fun, stylish gifts for mom”: Boston Herald
“Charles River Cleanup on Earth Day is A Rousing Success”: Beacon Hill Times
“Get Healthy On the Esplanade this Summer”: Beacon Hill Times
“Charles River Esplanade Slated to Receive New Updated Signage”: Beacon Hill Times

APRIL

“ESPLANADE ASSOCIATION MOONDANCE GALA KICKOFF PARTY”: Boston Common Magazine
“Here’s the Esplanade Free Fitness Schedule for 2017”: Boston Magazine
“TEA Officials Announce September 23 as Date for the Moonlight Gala”: Beacon Hill Times
“Esplanade Association and the American Meteorological Society Hosts Public Lecture on ‘Climate Change and Local Solutions’”: Beacon Hill Times
“More Than 600 Volunteer At Annual Charles River Cleanup”: WBZ 4 CBS Boston
“Hundreds Participate in Annual Charles River Cleanup”: NBC 10 Boston
“More Than 600 Participating in Annual Charles River Cleanup”: US News & World Report

MARCH

“Esplanade Association Welcomes New Marketing and Events Manager”: Beacon Hill Times