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Ecotarium Preschool and Toddler WednesdaysWorcester, $$
Fri, January 6, 2017  -  Thu, December 21, 2017   
Wednesday is Preschool and Toddler day at the EcoTarium! Kids ages 4 and under enjoy a story, make crafts, and meet an animal.
Ecotarium Budding Scientists Program for Kids Ages 4-6Worcester, $$
Thu, February 2, 2017  -  Thu, December 7, 2017   
On the first Thursday of every month, young children have their very own space -- and educational programming -- at the EcoTarium! Join us every week for story time, and every month for hands-on science.
Nautical Overnights at Battleship CoveFall River, $$
Fri, April 21, 2017  -  Sat, September 2, 2017   
Spending an overnight on board one of the mightiest defenders of freedom truly is an unforgettable experience.
Hatch Shell Events 2017Boston, Free
Sat, April 29, 2017  -  Sun, October 1, 2017   
The department of Conservation & Recreation, presents this year's concert & event lineup. Come enjoy some free family entertainment at the Hatch Shell this summer!
Waterfire Providence 2017Rhode Island, Free
Fri, May 19, 2017  -  Sat, November 4, 2017   
WaterFire centers on a series of 100 bonfires that blaze just above the surface of the three rivers that pass through the middle of downtown Providence.
Food Truck Fridays at the Carousel VillageRhode Island, Free
Fri, May 19, 2017  -  Fri, September 29, 2017   
Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Habro's Boundless Playground and listen to live entertainment.
Red Sox Showcase brings the Fenway Experience to FansBoston, Free
Sun, May 21, 2017  -  Sat, October 7, 2017   
A Green Monster Wall-styled mobile truck, “The Red Sox Showcase, powered by T-Mobile,” returns this summer visiting cities all across New England bringing a free Fenway Park and Red Sox baseball experience
MA Fireworks 2017: 4th of July Fireworks Displays (by town)Massachusetts, Free
Fri, June 2, 2017  -  Tue, July 4, 2017   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in 2017. Different Boston area towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy fourth!
LEGO Character June Meet & GreetsSomerville, Free
Sat, June 3, 2017  -  Sat, June 24, 2017   
To kick off the summer, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center will host FREE meet & greet events with their popular LEGO costume characters outside at Assembly Row every weekend in June. Bring your camera!
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston FREE Character Meet & GreetSomerville, $
Sat, June 3, 2017  -  Sat, June 24, 2017   
Kick off summer every Saturday in June. Our costume characters will be ready to meet and greet all of their fans so come say hello, snap a photo and grab a coupon for great deals!
Full Moon Walks for Families & AdultsSandwich, $$
Fri, June 9, 2017  -  Wed, September 6, 2017   
Come for a hooting and howling good time out and about at Green Briar by the light of the full moon. Look and listen for signs of animals and hear some great stories about the moon and night animals.
Tall Ships Boston3 Locations, Free
Sat, June 17, 2017  -  Thu, June 22, 2017   
Bostonians welcome crews and cadets from all over the world to their harbor on a continual basis as part of the Sail Massachusetts Visiting Ship Program and are gearing up to greet the return of the Tall Ship fleet for...
Sail Boston 2017Boston, Free
Sat, June 17, 2017  -  Thu, June 22, 2017   
Bostonians welcome crews and cadets from all over the world to their harbor on a continual basis as part of the Visiting Ship Program and are gearing up to greet the return of the Tall Ship fleet for Sail Boston 2017!
#ShopPru- Free Summer Fashion and Food EventBack Bay, Free
Today   
#ShopPru, Prudential Center's summer shopping event. Stay cool as you sip summer libations, peep summer's hottest fashion trends, and splurge with exclusive shopping discounts from Prudential Center shops and restaurants.
Newport Flower Show Opening Night PartyNewport, $$$
Fri, June 23, 2017  -  Fri, June 23, 2017   
Kick off the Newport Flower Show and celebrate the launch of Newport's summer season at the Newport Flower Show's Opening Night Party, held on the grounds of Rosecliff.
Donna Summer Roller Disco Party at City Hall PlazaBoston, Free
Fri, June 23, 2017   
Hey Bad Girls, lookin’ for some Hot Stuff? City Hall Plaza’s got it all on Friday night. Strap on those roller skates (or rent them there), and boogie down to the tunes of Dorchester’s own Donna Summer.
Free Fun Friday at The Mary Baker Eddy LibraryBoston, Free
Fri, June 23, 2017  -  Fri, June 23, 2017   
Join us for a walk through the Mapparium—our world-famous, three-story, stained-glass globe. Then continue your family’s international adventures with performances by Malian dancer and drummer Joh Camara, multicultural art making, and storytelling.
22nd Annual Newport Flower Show Celebrates a Fête Des FleursNewport, $
Fri, June 23, 2017  -  Sun, June 25, 2017   
The Newport Flower Show, 'Fête Des Fleurs: Paintings and Parterres,' will once again take place at Rosecliff, one of Newport's most historic mansions.
ICA Playdates: Summer 2017Boston, Free
Sat, June 24, 2017  -  Sat, August 26, 2017   
Step on stage with actors from ImprovBoston—the whole family can join in! Create your own Comics in the Bank of America Art Lab, design 3D works inspired by artist Geoffrey Farmer’s works currently on view in our galleries, or sketch the view of Boston Harbor.
Zoobilee! Feast with the Beasts at Roger Williams Park ZooRhode Island
Sat, June 24, 2017  -  Sat, June 24, 2017   
Zoobilee! Feast with the Beasts, presented by ALEX AND ANI, features fine fare from dozens of the area's best restaurants, caterers and bars, as well as fabulous entertainment.
***NEW*** Newport Flower Show Hosts a Feast By MoonlightRhode Island, $$$
Sat, June 24, 2017  -  Sat, June 24, 2017   
Picnic Supper & Movie Experience at Rosecliff in Newport, RI Presented by Brooks Brothers during the 22nd Annual Newport Flower Show “Fête Des Fleurs: Paintings and Parterres” takes guests on a floral adventure through France
Second Annual Boston Historical Costumers' PicnicBoston, Free
Sun, June 25, 2017  -  Sun, June 25, 2017   
If you enjoy costuming, come join us in your historical finest as we nibble on goodies and watch the modern world go by! Open to the public!
Frog Pond Spray Fountain 2017 Opening Day CelebrationBoston, Free
Thu, June 29, 2017   
Frog Pond opens for the summer season on the Boston Common. Enjoy a special visit from official mascot Frog Pond Freddie, entertainment, and various other family friendly activities.
The Boston Red Sox Bringing the Fenway Experience to FansBoston, Free
Thu, June 29, 2017  -  Thu, June 29, 2017   
A Green Monster Wall-styled mobile truck, “The Red Sox Showcase, powered by T-Mobile,” returns this summer visiting cities across New England for a free Fenway Park and Red Sox baseball experience
My Gym Mini CampNewton, $
Thu, June 29, 2017  -  Thu, June 29, 2017   
Drop your kids off at My Gym for two hours of awesome fun, games and activities! They will enjoy all the best parts of a camp and will be asking for more.
Find 4th of July Fireworks Near You in MA 2017 (by date)Massachusetts
Sat, July 1, 2017  -  Wed, July 5, 2017   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in MA for 2017. Different Boston area towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy fourth!
Acton's July 4th (on the 1st) Celebration & FireworksActon, Free
Sat, July 1, 2017  -  Sat, July 1, 2017   
Family Fun from 3-6:30, Free Concert featuring Beatlejuice, 6:30-9:30, fireworks at Dusk! Free Admission with the option of a $10 unlimited bounce bracelet. Activities subject to change if necessary.
Red, White & Blue Weekend at Edaville Family Theme Park!Carver, $$
Sat, July 1, 2017  -  Tue, July 4, 2017   
Come celebrate America's independence at Edaville Family Theme Park. Military members are free, and immediate family members are 50% off of full priced admission at the gate only.
Boston 4th of July Fireworks: Esplanade 2017Boston, Free
Tue, July 4, 2017   
Enjoy the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and a spectacular display of fireworks over the Charles River. This year maestro Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra welcome Leslie Odom Jr., from Hamilton,...
July 4th - Kids' MorningNewton, Free
Tue, July 4, 2017  -  Tue, July 4, 2017   
Free event for children ages 3 - 12 years. They can participate in decorated parades with pets, toys, and run in races. Celebrate with free ice cream cones!
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