Featured events

1:45 PM First Night: Project STEP
NEC partner organization. more
Hynes Convention Center Ballroom B (3rd floor), 900 Boylston Street
3:00 PM First Night: NEC Children's Chorus
Long-standing First Night favorites return. more
Hynes Convention Center Ballroom A (3rd floor), 900 Boylston Street
4:00 PM First Night: NEC Youth Jazz Orchestra
First of two sets with teens coached by NEC's College jazz chair. more
Hynes Convention Center Ballroom A (3rd floor), 900 Boylston Street
9:00 PM First Night: Lee Fields
Soul veteran takes the stage of Jordan Hall in its second year as a First Night venue. more
NEC’s Jordan Hall


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NEC's FREE concerts do not require a ticket, unless stated in concert listing.
Unreserved seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Doors open 30 minutes prior to the concert's start time.


IT'S LIKE AN ACT OF MURDER; YOU PLAY WITH INTENT TO COMMIT SOMETHING. DUKE ELLINGTON