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Family & Kids Events Calendar for Saturday, May 8, 2021
Virtual Activities
Botanic Illustration (Ages 6-14)Boylston  -
Hour of CodeVirtual/Online  Free
Join Zoo New England for the Boston Area...Virtual/Online  Free
Take a Virtual Tour of the Spellman Stamp...Virtual/Online  Free
Tiny House! Online Class with Brookline Makery...Virtual/Online  $$
Virtual Run of the Charles: Boston's Premier...Virtual/Online  $
Watson Adventuresí Wizard School Virtual...Virtual/Online  $
Arts & Crafts
Boston Open Market at Copley SquareBoston  Free
CraftBoston: Studs + DropsVirtual/Online  Free
CraftBoston: Studs + DropsVirtual/Online  Free
Drawing Upon the Collections: Coloring Pages...Virtual/Online  Free
Drop-in Art Making at PEMSalem  $
DROP-IN Paint Pottery, Canvas & PlasterWellesley  $$
Greenway Artisan's MarketBoston  Free
Make a Flower for MomMalden  -
Make and Learn at Home with Fitchburg Art...Fitchburg  -
Open Studios - Outdoors at the UmbrellaConcord  Free
Arts & Culture
'Here Comes The Sun' Art InstallationConcord  Free
Alana Barnes' newest collection at Paul Dietrich...Virtual/Online  Free
Art in the Park: Hyper StripersBeverly  Free
Boston Design Week 2021 - VirtualBoston  Free
Change is in the Air: Art WalkConcord  Free
Cloth is Money: Textiles from the SahelFitchburg  $
May Member Salon at The W GalleryWayland  Free
The Dan and Carmen ShowBoston  Free
The Umbrella Arts Open Studios - Outdoors...Concord  Free
Umbrella Artfest Auction ExhibitionConcord  Free
WOW: Wind on Water Public Art ExhibitCharlestown  Free
Zeitgeist: Then Everything ChangedVirtual/Online  Free
Carousels
Carousel Rides on the Boston CommonBoston  $
Greenway CarouselBoston  $
Dance
Adult Dance Program with Boston BalletNewton  -
Exhibits
Dinosaurs: A Walk-thru Experience at Six...Western Mass  $$
Explore the ROAR! at Stone Zoo's T. Rex Adventure...Stoneham  $$
Guild of Boston Artists Annual Members Juried...Boston  Free
Memoirs, Art ExhibitionBoston  Free
The Science Behind Pixar at Museum of Science...Cambridge  $$$
Where the Questions Live: An Exploration...Salem  -
Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop...Boston  Free
Fairs & Festivals
Watch City Steampunk Virtual FestivalVirtual/Online  Free
Movies
2021 Oscar Nominated Short Films in Animation,...Virtual/Online  -
Food Fun
$1 Oyster Evenings at WaypointCambridge  -
Gluten-Free New England's Greater Boston...Boxborough  $
Greenway Food Trucks Daily ScheduleBoston  Free
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Motherís Day Edible...Dover  $$
North End Pizza TourBoston  $$
Fundraisers
Join Zoo New England for Zootopia | Virtual...Virtual/Online  $$$
Mark your calendar for Zootopia (Aduts)Cambridge  $$
Get Some Exercise
Free Fencing Class for TeensNewton Highlands  Free
Health & Wellness
Mom's Day Herbal Mocktails & Cocktails at...Walpole  $$
Learn Something
Greater Boston STEM ProgramVirtual/Online  Free
Music & Concerts
Fresh Beets Kerouac Park Concert SeriesLowell  Free
Nature & Outdoors
Daffodil & Tulip Festival at NaumkeagWestern Mass  $$
Field of Daffodils at Tower Hill Botanical...Boylston  $$
Pollinator Power (Ages 4-12)Boylston  -
Wicked Tulips Flower Farm U-Pick Tulip Experience...Rhode Island  $$
Races/Walks
Gift of Life Steps for Life Virtual 5kVirtual/Online  $
Science & Technology
Learn to Code with Charles River Coder Dojo...Virtual/Online  Free
Seasonal Fun
The Anchor at Shipyard ParkCharlestown  Free
WCC's Camp Whitin Summer Sneak Peek!Worcester  Free
Special Events
Asian Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams...Rhode Island  $$
Opening Day for Swan Boats 2021Back Bay  $
SpeakUp Global Debate SummitBoston  Free
Theater & Shows
Boston Theater Marathon XXIII: Special Zoom...Virtual/Online  Free
HRG&SP Presents: Cox and Box; or, The Long-Lost...Virtual/Online  Free
Tours
Arnold Arboretum Walking ToursJamaica Plain  Free
Boston Duck Tours3 Locations  $$$
PhotoWalks Highlights of Boston tourBoston  $$$
Taza Chocolate Factory Tours (Virtual)Virtual/Online  $
The 'Hahvahd' tourCambridge  $
Volunteer
Cradles to Crayons Brings the Giving Factory...Virtual/Online  -
Water Fun
Community Boating Kayak, Stand-Up Paddleboard...Boston  Free
Fun Family Activities
Amusement Parks
Beaches
Boating & Sailing
Escape Rooms
Historic Landmarks
Indoor Adventures
Rock Climbing
Paintball
Science & Technology
Sports Teams
Tours
Whale Watching
Arcades & Mini Golf
Biking
Bowling
Farms & Orchards
Laser Tag
Libraries
Roller Skating
Playgrounds
Skiing
Spray Parks & Pools
Trampoline Parks
Winter Fun
Arts & Crafts
Birthday Parties
Daytrips
Hiking/Walking
Ice Skating
Museums
Parks & Nature
Playspaces
Snow Tubing
Theaters
Water Fun
Zoos & Aquariums
Popular Resources
Boston with Kids
Free Things to Do
Family & Kids Events
Mass RMV - DMV
Boston Birthday Parties
Boston Museums
Rose Kennedy Greenway
Boston Aquarium
Boston Massachusetts
Boston Bowling
Boston Haymarket
Boston Whale Watching