• Esplanade Programs

Free Esplanade Association Programs

The Esplanade Association (EA) organizes free park programs to enhance the park user experience for the Esplanade’s many visitors, and to create awareness of the Esplanade as a valuable resource for living a healthy, active lifestyle. EA’s full docket of fun and free programs encourages health and fitness, fosters a park community and provides an enriching outdoor experience for people of all ages. EA’s programs attract more than 6,000 people each year. Come join the fun! Explore the links below to find out more about our programs.

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Children in the Park (CHiP)

Children in the Park (CHiP) is a program designed to increase access to recreational activities at the Esplanade for Boston-area youth living in under-resourced neighborhoods.

Healthy, Fit & Fun

Healthy, Fit & Fun promotes exercise and health through free group fitness classes throughout the summer.

What EA Does
improve park use, aesthetics, and safety
Park Care
restore and enhance the park’s landscape
enrich, connect and promote park stewardship
help protect and improve the park