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Family & Kids Events Calendar for Thursday, December 5, 2019
Seasonal Fun
Boston Blink! Holiday Lights & Sound Extravaganza...Boston  Free
Bright Nights at Forest Park Holiday Lights...Western Mass  $
Christmas Festival of Lights at Edaville...Carver  $$
Enchanted Village: Jordan's Furniture Avon...Avon  $
Family Trees: A Celebration of Children’s...Concord  $$
Festival of Trees and Snow Village at Mass...Wellesley  $$
FREE Photos with Santa at CambridgeSideCambridge  Free
Holiday Season 3D Printing Show at Toysinbox...Wellesley  $
Holiday Wonderland: Newport MansionsRhode Island  $$$
Holiday Zoolights: Stone ZooStoneham  $
Illuminus Boston 2019 - A Festival of Lights...Boston  Free
La Salette Festival of Holiday LightsAttleboro  Free
Marblehead Christmas Walk 2019Marblehead  Free
Snowmazing and Curious George at Boston Children's...Boston  $$
Winter Lights at Tower Hill: Holiday Lights...Boylston  $$
Winterlights at Naumkeag, The Stevens-Coolidge...3 Locations  $$
Arts & Crafts
'Then and Now, How Far We've Come' and 'Journey...Concord  Free
LexArt's Annual Holiday MarketplaceLexington  Free
Lexington Arts and Crafts Society Holiday...Lexington  $$
Arts & Culture
'Growth Rings' by Oscar Tuazon June 28 2019...Boston  Free
Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s HorizonsWellesley  $
Great Bear Rainforest at the Museum of Science...Boston  $
Hidden Histories: Revealing the Life of a...Wellesley  Free
Kanishka Raja: I and IWellesley  Free
Oliver! MusicalWatertown  $$
Recent Acquisitions: New Photographs: Haley...Wellesley  Free
Windows Invitational: Alexandria Smith: Seed...Wellesley  Free
Contests
2020 Lilac Sunday T-shirt Design ContestBoston  Free
Exhibits
'Child's Play' -- A Serious Look At A Time...Boston  Free
All Aboard! Trains! at Science ParkCambridge  $$
Body Worlds & The Cycle of LifeCambridge  $$$
GEAR UP: The Science of Bikes kicks off with...Worcester  $$
Love is Calling Exhibit at ICA BostonBoston  $$
New Works ExhibitionNew Hampshire  Free
Where the Questions Live: An Exploration...Salem  $
Fairs & Festivals
Methuen's Festival of TreesMethuen  $$
Movies
Different From the OthersDorchester  $$
Fitness Classes
The Phoenix Hosts Free Rock-Climbing Thursdays...Boston  Free
Food Fun
Farm-to-KITCHEN Cooking Class: Southern Italy...Boston  $$$
Fundraisers
2019-2020 Arlington Community Card Fundraiser...Arlington  $
Christmas in the City Celebrity Holiday Wreath...South End  $$
Joyful Giving: Concord Montessori Online...Concord  Free
The UNICEF Gala BostonBoston  $$$$
Get Some Exercise
Exxcel Rock Climbing & NinjaNewton  -
Special Half Day Open Gym - School Early...Norton  $
Green Events
Project Oscar: Boston Composting Pilot Program...Boston  Free
Holiday
2019 Lighting of the Commonwealth Avenue...Boston  Free
Beacon Hill Holiday Stroll 2019Back Bay  Free
Boston Common Tree Lighting & Skating Spectacular...Boston  Free
FREE Photos with Santa at Westgate MallBrockton  Free
Holiday BRicktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery...Cambridge  Free
Holiday in the Park at Six FlagsWestern Mass  $$$
Old Town Trolley Holiday Lights & Sights...Boston  $
Santa in the City...Photos with SantaBack Bay  $
The Salvation Army Angel Tree at CambridgeSide...Cambridge  Free
The Salvation Army Angel Tree at Westgate...Brockton  Free
WFT's Curious George: The Golden Meatball,...Boston  $$
Winter WonderlandBoylston  $$
Ice & Snow Fun
Favorite Sledding Hills in the Boston Area...Massachusetts  Free
Ice Skating at the Worcester Common OvalWorcester  $
Ice Skating On Frog Pond (Hours, Admission,...Boston  $$
Larz Anderson (Kirrane) Ice Skating RinkBrookline  $
Winter Skate at Patriot PlaceFoxboro  $
Learn Something
Fruits in Decay ExhibitCambridge  $
Holiday 3D Printing Workshop: Make Name Keychain...Wellesley  $$
Lectures/Discussions
African Twilight: Vanishing Ceremonies of...Cambridge  -
Music & Concerts
Chanukah A Cappella ConcertBoston  $
Glory DeniedBack Bay  $
NEC December 2019 Free Holiday Concerts6 Locations  Free
Parades
10th Annual Crucolo Cheese ParadeConcord  Free
Parents Only
Ugly Sweater Cocktail Cruise (Adults)Boston  $$$
Performances
OGOBrookline  $
Sales & Deals
4th Graders - Every Kid in a Park PassOnline  Free
Breathe New Hampshire's Fun Pass 2019 on...New England  $$
Gifts + Glam...A Holiday Shopping EventBack Bay  Free
Mayor's Holiday: Up to 50% off Holiday Shows...Boston  $$
Ski NH - 4th & 5th Grade Snowsports Passport...New Hampshire  Free
Zoodoptions at Zoo New EnglandBoston  $$$
Science & Technology
Ecotarium Budding Scientists Program for...Worcester  $$
Learn a new movement skill in virtual reality!...Boston  Free
Special Events
31 Nights of Light at Prudential CenterBoston  Free
FRIENDS Boston PopupBoston  $$
Nautical Overnights at Battleship CoveFall River  $$
Story Hours
Family Friendly Events & Story Hours at BPL...Boston  Free
Theater & Shows
A Christmas CarolCambridge  -
Blue Man Group: Charles PlayhouseBoston  $$
Boston Ballet's The Nutcracker 2019Boston  $$
Cirque Du Soleil presents: AxelWorcester  $$$
Miracle on 34th StreetStoneham  $$
Quixote NuevoBoston  $$$
SQUAD: A TDM Senior ThesisCambridge  Free
The Nutcracker: Commonwealth Ballet 2019Weston  $$
Tours
Boch Center ToursBoston  $
Guided History Tours on the EsplanadeBoston  -
Mapparium ToursBoston  $
Upstairs, Downstairs Behind the Scenes House...Andover  Free
Volunteer
Infant Research Studies at UMass Boston Baby...Boston  Free
Kids Needed for Fun Research Study!Boston  Free
Paid Research Study Involving Children 9-10...Boston  Free
Fun Family Activities
Amusement Parks
Beaches
Boating & Sailing
Escape Rooms
Historic Landmarks
Indoor Adventures
Rock Climbing
Paintball
Science & Technology
Spray Parks & Pools
Trampoline Parks
Winter Fun
Arcades & Mini Golf
Biking
Bowling
Farms & Orchards
Laser Tag
Libraries
Roller Skating
Playgrounds
Skiing
Theaters
Water Fun
Zoos & Aquariums
Arts & Crafts
Birthday Parties
Daytrips
Hiking/Walking
Ice Skating
Museums
Parks & Nature
Playspaces
Snow Tubing
Tours
Whale Watching


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