Merri(mack) and Bright

We look forward to seeing you at the annual Christmas Celebration on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston.

President Christopher E. Hopey, Ph.D. and his wife, Cheryl invite you to kick off the holiday season and join fellow alumni, parents, and friends for this festive Merrimack College tradition.

Enjoy cocktails, dinner, and good company while taking in views of historic Boston Common. Listen to the sounds of musical performances by Merrimack’s Concert Choir, Jazz Ensemble, and Mackapella!

Tickets are $75 per person.
The price includes passed hors d’oeuvres, dinner buffet, open premium bar, and soft drinks.

Purchase Tickets

Please register by Monday, November 26, 2018

To commemorate the season of giving, Hands to Help will be collecting new, unwrapped gifts for children of any age, and gift cards for families who have been affected by the gas explosions in the Merrimack Valley.  

Christmas Celebration 2017

Transportation, Parking and Directions

Public transportation

Please take the Green Line to the Arlington Street stop. When you exit the T station, walk up Boylston Street with the flow of traffic. The Boston Common will be on your left, and the hotel will be one block up on your right hand side.

Round-trip buses
Round trip transportation from Merrimack College is available for $10 per person, with advance registration by November 26.

Buses will depart from Austin Hall promptly at 6 p.m. and arrive at the Four Seasons at approximately 7 p.m. At the end of the evening, buses will depart from the Four Seasons at 10 p.m. and arrive at Merrimack College at approximately at 10:45 p.m.

Area parking options
Valet parking is available at the Four Seasons Hotel for $38 per car.

Parking garages (Parking rates vary by individual garage.)

Motor Mart Garage
201 Stuart St · (617) 482-8380
Open 24 hours

Boston Common Garage
0 Charles St · (617) 954-2098
Open 24 hours

200 Stuart Street Garage
200 Stuart St · (617) 457-2625
Open 24 hours