WBUR Events


Saturday, October 10, 2015, 6:30 pm


ILLUMINUS, Boston’s nighttime contemporary art festival, presents innovative and imaginative art interventions that are site-specific and multi-sensory. Established in the SoWa Arts District, the festival takes over Lansdowne Street on Saturday, October 10 to close out HUBweek. The exterior of Fenway’s “Green Monster” will be transformed into a 3-story percussion instrument, a multidimensional screen for […]

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 6:30 pm

Robin Young Moderates Cambridge City Councilor Debate

The debate will feature conversation about housing issues.

Friday, October 16, 2015, 6:00 pm

Robin Young And Ray Magliozzi Host “Party Under the Harvest Moon”

Join the hosts for a fundraising dinner with live music and a silent auction.

Sunday, October 18, 2015, 6:30 pm

Ira Glass: Why The Assassination Of Yitzhak Rabin Still Divides Israelis 20 Years Later

He will interview the Nancy Updike, This American Life’s longtime producer and her husband Dan Ephron.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 7:00 pm

The Moth StorySLAM At The Oberon Theater

The theme for this StorySLAM from The Moth is “Only a Game.”

Thursday, October 22, 2015, 6:30 pm

From Tragedy To A Safer Tomorrow

Meghna Chakrabarti will moderate a panel about student safety.

Friday, October 23, 2015, 8:00 am

WBUR Presents The 2015 Boston Book Festival

Join us at the WBUR booth in Copley Square.

Friday, October 23, 2015, 8:00 am

Robin Young Judges Know Your Value Competition

One Video. Sixty Seconds. $10,000 Bonus. Know Your Value is a nationwide effort designed to empower women in life and business. Hosted by Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”, the Know Your Value Competition provides a platform for three finalists to pitch why they think they should receive a bonus.  The Competition is the culmination […]


Monday, November 2, 2015, 6:30 pm

The Future Of Nature: Making An Impact

Steve Curwood leads a discussion about impact investing for social and environmental change.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 8:00 pm

The Moth StorySLAM At Laugh Boston

The theme of this StorySLAM from The Moth is “Payback.”

Monday, November 9, 2015, 8:00 am

Boston Children’s Hospital Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards 2015

Join venture capitalists, clinicians, researchers, industry leaders and policy makers to discuss Precision Pediatrics.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 7:00 pm

Christopher Lydon Interviews Isabel Allende

They will discuss her latest novel “The Japanese Lover.”

Friday, November 13, 2015, 7:00 pm

Paula Poundstone At The Wilbur Theatre

She will perform stand-up at Boston’s historic theatre.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 7:00 pm

An Evening with Dear Sugar: Cheryl Strayed and Steve Almond

Join the podcast hosts for a live recording.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 7:00 pm

The Moth StorySLAM At The Oberon Theater

The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling. It is a celebration of both the raconteur, who breathes fire into true tales of ordinary life, and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something extraordinary and yearns to share it. At the center of each performance is, of […]

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