Allston Brighton Community Celebration & Mural Project

2024 Community Mural Project

We hope you can join us on Saturday, May 11 from 10 am to 1 pm for another Community Mural Celebration and Painting Party!

Paint a Square on Our Community Mural!

Free Coffee by Cini Coffee, Pizza, Ice Cream from Frosty’s Ice Cream Truck

Live Music by Rockola

Glitter Tattoos, Police Car, Henna & Other Activities for Kids!

We are so excited to be planning this event a with team of community members, including Liv Doyon, Fe Hope, Kevin Montague, Jessie Pulling, and Denise Simon, Sam Weinberger from Big Sam’s Paints, Sandra McCarthy from Family Nurturing Center, Elaina Schreckenberger from Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD), and Kelly McGrath from Brighton Main Streets!

Also, big thanks to Mass Cultural Council and Charlesview, Inc. for their support!


2022 Community Mural Project

Thank you to all who joined us for the Allston Brighton Community Celebration on Saturday, September 17, 2022. It was a great day! Big thanks to ABCD’s Allston Brighton Neighborhood Opportunity Center, Family Nurturing Center’s Allston Brighton Family Engagement Network, and Big Sam’s Paints! Also, thank you to the Jim Joseph Foundation for their support the event and mural project.

We celebrated the start of Hispanic Heritage Month with food from Teresa’s Market and music by La Rockola Boston. Community members also helped paint a community mural with Big Sam’s Paints, learned about local resources, enjoyed free ice cream provided by Astound powered by RCN and more!

Thank you Boston City Councilor Liz Breadon and State Representative Kevin G. Honan for showing your support and to all the amazing organizations who participated in the event including Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library, Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, staff from the Office of State Senator Will Brownsberger, Abundant Grace Church, Jamaica Plain/Brighton WIC, JAHAN Women and Youth Intercultural, Coalition for a Just Allston-Brighton and of course, our co-hosts Action for Boston Community Development and Allston-Brighton Family Support Network.

Photos by Lauryn Allen: