Battle of the Barges Fireworks Light up Boston Harbor

By Phil Orlandella

Waterfront, non-profit, Boston Harbor Now, in partnership with the Office of Mayor Martin Walsh and the City of Boston, hosted the 5th Annual “Battle of Barges” fireworks shown over the harbor, where two barges anchored between the North End and the Seaport District,illuminated the Boston skyline for 20 minutes.

A synchronized fireworks soundtrack was broadcasted llive on MAGIC 106.7 FM.

The annual fireworks show is one of hundreds of free and family-friendly activities Boston Harbor Now hosts throughout the summer.

Partners: City of Boston and the Office of Mayor Martin J. Walsh, MAGIC 106.7, Atlas PyroVision

Gold Sponsors: Boston Harbor Hotel, Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Silver Sponsors: Boston Yacht Haven Inn and Marina, Charlestown Marina, Pier 6 Restaurant, Reel House Restaurant, Blue Hills Bank, Wagamama (Seaport, Faneuil Hall), Legal Sea Foods, Temazcal Tequila Cantina, Tia’s Outdoor Cafe and Bar, Tony C’s Sports Bar and Grill, Joe’s American Bar and Grill, Atlantic Fish, Abe and Louie’s, InterContinental® Hotel Boston

Bronze Sponsors: Mass Bay Lines, Lee Wing Management, Boston Waterboat Marina, 74 Liberty Wharf, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Friends: Related Beal, Tai Tung Pharmacy, Boston Sail Loft