Place to People Watch - 2017 Winners

Published Sep 18, 2017

What is the best place around town to see and be seen?

Winner
2017 Winner

1. The Boston Common

Voters Love

"Grab some food, bring a book, find a bench and you can be entertained for quite some time people watching here..."  via Dana P.

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Boston Common Boston MA 02108
2017 Runner-Up

2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Voters Love

"Nothing says people watching while watching a woman push her little boy in a stroller on Quincy market's cobblestones, while..." 

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4 South Market Building, Faneuil Hall Marketplace Boston MA 02109
2017 Finalist

3. Newbury Street

Voters Love

"Anyplace on Newbury with a patio or a picture window. You see students, tourists, local Back Bay mavens, and lots of..."  via M.l. B.

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Newbury St Boston MA 02116
2017 Finalist

4. Davis Square

Voters Love

"I love Davis Square. I'm a Tufts Alum so it was my second home. Great restaurant options with high end spots as well as dirt..." 

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Davis Square Somerville MA 02144
2017 Finalist

5. Copley Square

Voters Love

"Locals, Tourists, Duck Boats and more... watch the homeless mingle with the Back Bay Bitties!"  via CCG Pop Superhero

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Boylston St & Dartmouth St Boston MA 02116
Contest Overview
  • 32,653
    Total Votes
  • 19,452
    Voters
  • 189
    Winners

The 2017 Boston A-List awards are based on more than 32,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

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