Place to People Watch - 2016 Winners

Published Jun 20, 2016

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

Winner
2016 Winner

1. 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
2016 Runner-Up

2. 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
2016 Finalist

3. 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
2016 Finalist

4. 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
2016 Finalist

5. Castle Island

Voters Love

"It's the United Nations with ice cream! Beautiful scenery, a place to walk and exercise in safety and meet new and old..."  via Valerie S.

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100 William T Morrissey Blvd Boston MA 02125
Contest Overview
  • 33,554
    Total Votes
  • 20,225
    Voters
  • 225
    Winners

The 2016 Boston A-List awards are based on more than 33,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

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