Cheers! Get Ready for John Carroll Weekend Boston 2019!

After 25 years, John Carroll Weekend is returning to the illustrious city of Boston for an exhilarating weekend of cultural tours, intellectual programming, and memorable social events. Join Georgetown’s diverse community of alumni, university leaders, renowned faculty, and friends of the university in New England’s most vibrant and historic city.

This highly anticipated four-day gathering hosted by the Georgetown University Alumni Association will give attendees a chance to reconnect with colleagues - new and old, sit in on thought-provoking panels led by esteemed university leaders and faculty, and fall in love with Boston’s rich history and culture. Whether you’re looking to indulge in top-notch seafood and bar crawl throughout the city’s most talked-about breweries or live out your sports buff dreams with a visit to beloved Fenway Park, good times are on tap for you in Boston at this year’s John Carroll Weekend.

Stay tuned for the full JCW Boston schedule coming later this winter, and in the meantime, register today to receive all of our programming updates.


The John Carroll Weekend hotel room blocks at the Four Seasons Hotel and Revere Hotel are filling up quickly. If you are seeking alternate accommodations, there are many hotels in close proximity to our home base for John Carroll Weekend Boston; included below are several nearby suggestions.


Four Seasons Hotel Boston


Cutoff Date: April 1, 2019

200 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 338-4400 Reservation Code: John Carroll Weekend

Room Type - Double and Single Single/Double Rate
Deluxe Run of House $440
Garden King $525
Executive Suite $705
Garden Executive Suite $755

Revere Hotel Boston Common


Cutoff Date: April 1, 2019

 200 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 482-1800

Room Type Single/ Double Rate
Run of House $359

Taj Boston

15 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 536-5700

W Hotel

100 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 261-8700

Boston Park Plaza

50 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 426-2000

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Boston - Downtown

821 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111

(617) 956-7900

Courtyard Marriott

 275 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116

(617) 426-1400

Signature Events

Kennedy Prresidential library and museum


Thursday, May 2
Columbia Point, Boston, MA

Experience breathtaking architectural views and pristine curations at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, as Georgetown President John J. DeGioia officially opens the four-day weekend of events with a warm welcome.

Moakley Courthouse

Reception at the the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse

Friday, May 3
1 Courthouse Way, Boston, MA

With serene views of the Boston waterfront, the beautifully designed Moakley Courthouse makes for the perfect venue to reflect on the weekend’s festivities and take in the panoramic scenery of the Boston Harbor.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Saturday, May 4
465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA

Break out your best black tie fashion and join us for an unforgettable night of elegance and celebration at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, as we cap off the weekend and honor this year’s John Carroll and Patrick Healy Award recipients.

2019 Awardees


Explore Boston

Look back on the best moments from John Carroll Weekends in Rome, Austin, and Seattle. We look forward to seeing you in Boston next year!

Highlights: John Carroll Weekend Seattle 2018

Boston Sneak Peek

Boston Vacation Travel Guide
5:57 min
What to Do in Boston
6:23 min
Where to Eat in Boston's Chinatown
8:50 min

Past Events

JCW Seattle 2018: Highlights from John Carroll Weekend
2:08 min
JCW 2018: John Carroll Award & Patrick Healy Award Recipients
6:43 min
Highlights: John Carroll Weekend 2017 Austin Texas
1:49 min
Highlights: Awardees
1:55 min
Highlights: John Carroll Weekend 2016 Rome
1:55 min
Georgetown University John Carroll Awards 2016
7:05 min
Highlights: John Carroll Weekend 2015
1:34 min
Highlights from John Carroll Weekend 2014 Miami
1:42 min