Refresh Boston

another refreshing city

What is Refresh?

Refresh is a community of designers and developers working to refresh the creative, technical, & professional culture of New Media endeavors in the Boston area while promoting design, technology, usability, and standards.

Our Next Event

This month we take a break from our usual event and we're throwing our 2nd annual holiday party thanks to some wonderful sponsors! It's free, and we'll have beer/wine and appetizers for attendees.


Refresh Boston Holiday Party
Wednesday, December 4th from 7-10pm
at Fringe Union in Union Square
RSVP for this event


We'd like to thank Microsoft for hosting us once again in their fabulous NERD Center space.

We're currently looking for sponsors for upcoming 2014 events. If you'd like to help with a monetary donation or by providing food and/or giveaways for attendees, please get in touch or take a look at our Support page for more information on how you can help Refresh Boston and what you and your company will get in return.

Send us an email if you'd like to support Refresh Boston.

Call for Speakers

Interested in speaking at a Refresh Boston event, or know someone who is? Fill out our presentation submission form and we'll get in touch about future events.

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