Ongoing, Saturdays at First Church in Jamaica Plain, at the corner of Centre and Eliot Streets. See website for dates, callers and bands. Dances normally run 7:30-1pm, usually $10, students $6, or less/what you can afford. Guest callers welcome the first dance after the break. Contact Bob Peterson at contracorner.com to reserve a slot.
April 3-12, 2014. Annual LGBT screenings. Opening Night Thursday April 3rd at the ICA.This past year with 121 films, 10 days, locations across Boston, Brookline, and Cambridge: Museum of Fine Arts, (465 Huntington Ave), Brattle Theatre (by Harvard Square, Cambridge), and Fenway Health Center (Boylston St, Boston). Also ongoing schedule of films throughout the year. See website:
April 23-30, 2014. See website for films and venues. Most screenings at The Somerville Theatre (Davis Square, Somerville), and Brattle Theatre, (by Harvard Square, Cambridge); also at The Coolidge Corner, (Brookline).
June 6-15, 2014, annual parade/ festival, stage entertainment and vendors, Stuart Street and Jamaica Plain block parties. Parade on Saturday, June 7 from Copley Square to arrive at City Hall Plaza Pride Festival on Cambridge Street. See website for past years media, and upcoming events details online:
July 4, 2014. Annual Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, Hatch Shell concert on Charles River Esplanade, over 500,000 visitors. Six million Americans tune in on TV.
August 9 - November 30, 2014, the MFA. Paintings made for Jainism followers, a religion that emerged alongside Buddhism in the 6th century BC. Among the most visually striking of Indian art. Large, colorful maps of the cosmos, depictions of Jain saints, early illustrated manuscripts, cloth paintings, embroidered book covers, sculptures and sacred Sanskrit syllable meditation images.
September 24-28, 2014 at the Revere Hotel Boston Common. The 30th annual event. One of America's most recognized celebration of world cinema. See website for schedule.
October 30 - November 9, 2014 at The Boston Opera House: -Swan Lake; February 26 - March 8, 2015 -Lady of the Camellias; March 19-28 -Shades of Song; April 30 - May 10 -Edge of Vision; May 14-24 -Thrill of Contact.