Welcome to the Boston First Regional Robotics Competition

Directions

Boston from CambridgeThe FIRST Boston Regional is held at Boston University's Agganis Arena.

Admission is FREE and we have more than enough space for family and friends. Food is available from concession stands just like any other sporting event.

Agganis Arena at Boston University

925 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
617-358-7000

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Parking

Garage parking is available on-site for a max daily rate of $15.

Important Parking Notice!

Day parking for FIRST guests will be extremely limited due to major on-campus construction.

Fans and spectators are strongly encouraged to take public transportation or to carpool whenever a vehicle must be used.

Parking will be available on a first-come-first served basis.

The limited parking will be available at the Kenmore, Granby, and Agganis parking facilities.

For directions to these parking lots, please go to:   http://goo.gl/maps/bBkZE

Metered street parking also exists. 

Flying

Boston Logan airport (Code: BOS). Follow the MBTA Blue Line directions below.

MBTA (Subway)

Click here for a subway map.

Green Line

  • Lechmere, Science Park, North Station, or Haymarket, take any Green Line train to Government Center. Transfer to the Westbound "B" train.
  • The "C" (Cleveland Circle) or "D" (Riverside) train, take any train inbound to Kenmore Square. Transfer to the outbound platform and board the "B" train.
  • The "E" (Heath Street) train, take any train inbound to Arlington station. Transfer to the outbound platform and board the "B" train.
  • Take the "B" train to either the St. Paul Street or Pleasant Street stop; both are approximately one block from the Arena.

Red Line

  • Take the Red Line to Park Street,
  • Once at Park Street transfer to the Westbound Green Line "B" train,
  • Take the "B" train to either the St. Paul Street or Pleasant Street stop; both are approximately one block from the Arena.

Blue Line

  • Take the Blue Line train to Government Center,
  • Once at Government Center transfer to the Westbound "B" train,
  • Take the "B" train to either the St. Paul Street or Pleasant Street stop; both are approximately one block from the Arena.

Orange Line

  • Take the Orange Line train to Downtown Crossing,
  • Once at Government Center follow the underground concourse to the Park Street station on the Green Line,
  • Board the Westbound "B" train,
  • Take the "B" train to either the St. Paul Street or Pleasant Street stop; both are approximately one block from the Arena.

Driving

From the North

  • Take I-93 or Route 1 South to Boston. Exit onto Storrow Drive.
  • Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit.
  • At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street.
  • Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue.
  • Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to Agganis Arena (approximately 1 mile).

From the South

  • Take I-93 Route 3 (Southeast Expressway) North to Boston. Exit onto Storrow Drive.
  • Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit.
  • At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street.
  • Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue.
  • Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to Agganis Arena (approximately 1 mile).

From the West

  • Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East. Take Exit 18 on the left (Brighton/Cambridge).
  • Follow Signs to Cambridge. At the second set of lights, turn right.
  • Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit.
  • At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street.
  • Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue.
  • Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to Agganis Arena (approximately 1 mile).

Event Info 2013 Event Info

March 21-23, 2013

Event Agenda

Game Description

Judges

Sponsors

Teams

Press

Volunteer

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2013 Welcome Packet (pdf)

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