-- The Boston Irish Tourism Association (BITA) has released its 2017 summer
issue of Travel & Culture Guide, a compendium of Irish festivals and
concerts, culinary, cultural and literary activities taking place in Massachusetts and throughout New England.
The 28-page color magazine is distributed free at visitor kiosks and cultural venues throughout
Massachusetts and is available in digital format online.
Among the stories in this issue: Norwegian Air enters the Boston-Ireland market; 12 famous lighthouses on the island of Ireland; cultural festivals and concerts in Massachusetts this summer, from Boston to the Berkshires; celebrating the 100th anniversary of JFK; the newly dedicated Flynn Boston Cruiseport; book reviews; and walking Boston's Irish Heritage Trail.
BITA is celebrating its 17th year as a year-round, cultural tourism organization that promotes the state’s largest ethnic community. The US Census reports that nearly 24% of all
Massachusetts residents claim Irish
BITA publishes three issues of Travel & Culture in March, June and November, and has developed the Boston’s Irish Heritage Trail, which highlights Irish landmarks throughout
Boston and around the
For further details on festivals and concerts, as well as year-round Irish and cultural activities, hotel packages, gift shops and Irish pubs, visit IrishMassachusetts.com.