The city of Lowell, MA is the fourth largest city in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Lowell is home to Lowell’s National Park that is known as one of the greatest tributes to the Industrial Revolution. Lowell has a great downtown and surrounding neighborhoods which makes it a great area for local AA’ers. This urban community is built around the Merrimack River and is home to The University of Massachusetts Lowell. The student population really enhances the area and creates a young and diverse environment for those in 12-step programs. Some special events in Lowell, MA include a folk festival, Riverfest, and their 4th of July fireworks. All of which are great events for those who are in the local recovery community.