This is a great way to spend April Vacation: Boston Parks & Recreation Department and Boston Centers for Youth & Families invites girls from throughout the city to the Boston Girls Sports Festival. The four-day event will take place in Roxbury April 18 to April 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily.
Where is the Boston Girls Sports Festival?
Activities will be held at the Reggie Lewis Track & Athletic Center at Roxbury Community College, 1350 Columbus Avenue, and the nearby BCYF Madison Park Community Center, Building 4, 55 Malcolm X Boulevard.
The Girls Sports Festival features a variety of sport clinics and health and wellness workshops supported by local colleges, non-profits, and City of Boston agencies. Free lunch will be provided.
Participants will find a variety of fun ways to exercise mind, body, and spirit and try out a variety of sports with expert instructors including basketball, tennis, Double Dutch, step dancing, track, swimming, bicycling, rugby and soccer. Participants must be Boston residents ages 11 to 14 and should wear activity-appropriate clothing.