Press Coverage



“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”:
“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 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



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


“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”:
“Esplanade Association Welcomes New Executive Director”: Boston Sun


“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


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 


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“:
“Party Pics: Esplanade Summer Dock Party and Friends of the Public Garden’s Summer Party”:
“ESPLANADE SUMMER DOCK PARTY 2017”: Boston Common Magazine


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


“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


“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


“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


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