It’s the first day of summer! Here’s how to make the most of the season.

You can fill up your calendar with these summer adventures.

Sunset at the Sandwich Boardwalk on the Cape.
Sunset at the Sandwich Boardwalk on the Cape. –Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce

Another New England summer is upon us, which means it’s time to fill up the calendar with outdoor events.

Whether you prefer hiking, camping, hitting the beach, slurping down clams at a seaside shack, or relaxing under the stars in front of a movie, there’s certainly no lack of warm-weather entertainment in the Boston area.

Here are a few suggestions:

Happy Summer.

Crane Beach in Ipswich. —David Stone / Essex Heritage