FDR festivals and events are designed to attract residents and visitors from outside Downtown Framingham – inviting people to explore the historic commercial district and participate in its revitalization first hand.

Six Mile Moment 
Patriot’s Day activities created to honor the runners and fans of the historic Boston Marathon. This annual economic engine is an important one for the small businesses of Downtown Framingham, when thousands of visitors migrate to the crossroads of routes 126 and 135 – a premier spot to view the race.

Downtown Framingham Farmers Market
A revival of the original marketplace where Framingham’s rural farms and craftspeople brought local goods to sell and swap.

Farm Pond Fall Festival 
Annual autumn gathering at Farm Pond Park to kindle public support for the revival of this historic open space as a destination for assembly and outdoor recreation.

ArtPOP Series
A series of events designed to unite and coordinate the robust community of arts and creatives spread throughout the fragmented areas of Framingham separated by Route 9, railroad tracks and independent initiatives.

Winter Wonderland
Annual December event and buy local campaign to promote holiday shopping in Downtown Framingham.

Interested in Being a Sponsor?
FDR community events are made possible by private investors and local supporters. If you're interested in becoming a friend and sponsor of an event or festival, please click here!