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Boston Mayoral Forum Calendar

Banner Staff

Below is the calendar for upcoming Mayoral Forums. This gives you a great opportunity to get out and meet the candidates in person. We will update the calendar as it changes. If you have any questions email

August 1st

Out of School Youth and Young Adults Forum

Roxbury Community College Media Center, Building 1, Roxbury

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Moderator is Channel 7’s Byron Barnett.

Organizers include Boston Private Industry Council and Freedom House.

August 6th

“Why We Can’t Wait for Housing” Forum

Josiah Quincy Elementary School auditorium, 885 Washington St., Chinatown

5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

August 7

Boston Globe Lab Debates

135 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester

Rob Consalvo, Michael Ross and Marty Walsh

7 p.m.

August 8

DotOUT Forum

Ledge, 2261 Dorchester Ave., Lower Mills

5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

August 12

West Roxbury Candidates’ Night

St. George Church, 55 Emmonsdale Rd., West Roxbury

7 p.m.

Rob Consalvo, Michael Ross and Marty Walsh

August 14

Boston Globe Lab Debates

135 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester

4 p.m.

John Connolly and Dan Conley

August 14

Boston Globe Lab Debates

135 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester

7 p.m.

Felix Arroyo, John Barros, Charles Clemons, Charlotte Golar Richie and Bill Walczak

August 15

Boston Park Advocates’ Parks and Open Space Forum

Franklin Park Golf Clubhouse, Dorchester

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Boston Architectural College President Ted Landsmark to moderate.

August 16


City Hall Plaza, Government Center

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

(August 19) Main Street Coalition forum

Strand Theatre, Dorchester

6:30 p.m. to 8:30pm

WGBH’s Callie Crossley will moderate. More information:!forum/c21kz

August 22

Youth Group Forum

First Parish Church, Meetinghouse Hill, Dorchester

6 p.m.

Teens from the Cape Verdean Community (CVC) UNIDO’s Youth Leadership Academy are planning the event.

(August 27) Ward 10 Mayoral Candidates’ Night

Parks Community Building, 2 New Whitney St, Mission Park

6 p.m.

August 29

South End Business Alliance Forum

Calderwood Pavilion, 527 Tremont, South End

5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Boston Courant is sponsoring the forum.

(September 5) Ward 19 and Ward 5 Democratic Committees

First Baptist Church, 633 Centre St

6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

September 10


650 Dudley St., Boston

5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

(September 10) Coalition for Community Forum

Roxbury Community College, Media Arts Center, 1234 Columbus Ave

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

September 11

Action for Boston Community Development forum

178 Tremont St., Melnea Cass Room

4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

September 11

Boston Teachers Union Forum

180 Mt. Vernon St., Dorchester

7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

September 12

Boston University School of Education Forum

Tsai Performance Center, 685 Commonwealth Avenue

7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

September 16

Back Bay Association Forum

Liberty Mutual Conference Center

8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

September 18

Dorchester Board of Trade

Freeport Tavern, 780 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester

6:30 p.m.

UMass Boston’s Professor Paul Watanabe to moderate.

September 19 UMass Boston’s McCormack School, The Boston Foundation and WBUR

UMass Boston, Dorchester

7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.