February School Vacation Activities & Events
It's February School Vacation week in the Boston area! Local Museums and organizations have set up some fantastic programming for the week of Feb 18 - 22, 2013. In addition, you'll find lots of fun live music performances, puppet & marionette shows, super science & art workshops, sports camps, winter fun and more. Enjoy!
Fri, April 17, 2015 - Sun, April 26, 2015Cambridge Science Festival, Cambridge, Free
Be Curious! Join scientists, engineers and more at the Cambridge Science Festival, a 10 day celebration showcasing fun and interactive science,...
Thu, April 23, 2015 - Sat, April 25, 2015Annual Boston College Arts Festival, Chestnut Hill, Free
Come explore exhibitions and demonstrations in photography, ceramics, painting and drawing. Enjoy performances in Shakespeare to contemporary theater as well as ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, Irish...
Thu, April 23, 2015Calling All Isabellas! Gardner Museum, Boston, Free
Each April, the Gardner Museum opens its doors to Isabellas of all ages, along with friends and families, for a free day of fun and festivities in celebration of our founder!
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015April Vacation Arts Program, South End, $$
Full day arts program during school vacation weeks, for children ages 4.5 - 12 years. Includes visual arts projects, printmaking, sculpture, sensory exploration, crafts, dance and yoga.
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015J.A.B Step April Vacation Basketball School-Camp, Boston, $
Currently in our 6th year of operating successfully fun 'Vacation School Camps' for boys/girls grades 1-8, we invite you and your family to join us this upcoming spring vacation
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Tue, April 21, 2015All Ages Concert at Boston's House of Blues, Boston, Free
What are you and your kids doing during school vacation week ?- how about a rock concert at the famous House of Blues! This will be a fun night for music lovers of all ages!
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015All Girls Sports Festival, Roxbury, Free
Boston girls ages 11 - 14 are invited to enjoy a variety of fun ways to exercise mind, body, and spirit and try out a variety of sports with expert instructors including basketball, tennis, Double...
Mon, April 20, 2015Battle of Lexington: Patriot's Day Reenactment 2015, Lexington, Free
Watch as history unfolds the story of our nation's fight for freedom in Lexington! Be part of the story through the reenactment of Paul Revere's...
Mon, April 20, 2015Concord Patriot's Day Parade, Concord, Free
Listen to fife and drum corps from all over the nation as they march down Main Street. Following the parade discover more history by taking a...
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015Plumfield Fun Week: Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House, Concord, $$
Try your hand at activities popular with Louisa May Alcott and her sisters. Our trained staff will help you act, write, make a craft, and draw...
Mon, April 20, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program, Newton, $$$
From sports and swimming to arts, dance, cooking and rock climbing, kids have their choice of activities at the JCC Kid's Choice April Vacation Program. Held at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton,...
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015April Vacation Family Fun Week at Alcott House, Concord, $$
Hear fascinating anecdotes and learn first-hand about their lives and times; play a 19th-century game and sing period songs in the Parlor; participate in a treasure hunt -- all while learning about...
Tue, April 21, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015PUDDLESTOMPERS April Vacation Program, Newton, $$
PUDDLESTOMPERS Vacation Programs engage children in learning and outdoor play during school vacation weeks and holidays. Discover the wonders of spring with us as we explore the great outdoors!
Wed, April 22, 2015 - Wed, April 22, 2015The Lexington Alarm Family Program, Lexington, $
Families are invited to work together on hands-on, minds-on activities that explore the moment in which the Lexington Alarm letter notified the American colonies near and far that war had begun.
Thu, April 23, 2015 - Thu, April 23, 2015Get to Know Our Flag Family Program, Lexington, $
April is a great month for flags! This family program explores the origins, history, legends and myths of the American flag with the Museum’s historic treasure, the 15-star flag as a backdrop.
Wed, April 22, 2015 - Sun, April 26, 20152015 Aleppo Shriners' Circus, Wilmington, $
The all-new Shriner's Circus thrills, just in time for April vacation - fun for the whole family. Enjoy elephant rides, clown photos, and all...
Mon, April 20, 2015 - Fri, April 24, 2015School Vacation Week Program – Music Reader Presto, Winchester, $$$
Music Reader Presto is a morning program, 9-12 daily, for young piano and string players, ages 6-12. Fun and engaging games and activities help students get over the tough hurdle of learning to read...
Sat, April 22, 2017 - Fri, April 25, 2014April Vacation Program for pre-k - 2nd grade, Medford, $$
Enjoy art, music and gardening at this fun and interesting preschool - second grade vacation program. Half day or full day option. visit ase.tuftsedu/epcs
Wed, April 22, 2015 - Wed, April 22, 2015No Time to Waste at Providence Children's Museum, Rhode Island, $
In celebration of Earth Day, see a hilarious family comedy about trash and recycling. This interactive performance gives a lighthearted look at the three R's of protecting the environment –...
Fri, April 24, 2015 - Sat, April 25, 2015Farm Friends at Providence Children's Museum, Rhode Island, $
Families encounter a soft sheep, a lively llama and other farm animals in the Museum’s Children’s Garden. Kids get a close look at these creatures and meet experts from Rhode Island farms.