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Thursday, December 5, 2019
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Family & Kids Events Calendar for Thursday, December 5, 2019
Seasonal Fun
Boston Blink! Holiday Light & Sound Extravaganza...Boston  Free
Boston Common Tree Lighting & Skating Spectacular...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  $$
FREE Photos with Santa at CambridgeSideCambridge  Free
Holiday Light Shows at the Greenway Carousel...Boston  Free
Holiday Season 3D Printing Show at Toysinbox...Wellesley  $
Holiday Wonderland: Newport MansionsRhode Island  $$$
Holiday Zoolights: Stone Zoo 2019Stoneham  $
Illuminus Boston 2019 - A Festival of Lights...Boston  Free
La Salette Festival of LightsAttleboro  Free
Marblehead Christmas Walk 2019Marblehead  Free
Winter Reimagined: Holiday Lights at Tower...Boylston  $$
Winterlights at (Naumkeag, The Stevens-Coolidge...3 Locations  $$
Arts & Crafts
'Then and Now, How Far We've Come' and 'Journey...Concord  Free
DROP-IN Paint pottery, canvas & plaster,...Wellesley  $$
LexArt's Annual Holiday MarketplaceLexington  Free
Lexington Arts and Crafts Society Holiday...Lexington  $$
Arts & Culture
'Growth Rings' by Oscar Tuazon June 28 2019...Boston  Free
401 Park Art Unveiling & Community DayBoston  -
Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s HorizonsWellesley  $
Free First Thursday - DecemberFitchburg  Free
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 opens at ICA Boston...Boston  $$
New Works ExhibitionNew Hampshire  Free
Fairs & Festivals
Methuen's Festival of TreesMethuen  $$
Movies
Different From the OthersDorchester  $$
What's Playing at the Movies This Week?Boston  -
Fitness Classes
The Phoenix Hosts Free Rock-Climbing Thursdays...Boston  Free
Food Fun
Farm-to-KITCHEN Cooking Class: Southern Italy...Boston  $$$
Fundraisers
2019-2020 Arlington Community Card Fundraiser...Arlington  $
The UNICEF Gala BostonBoston  $$$$
Get Some Exercise
Exxcel Rock Climbing & NinjaNewton  -
Green Events
Project Oscar: Boston Composting Pilot Program...Boston  Free
Holiday
2019 Lighting of the Commonwealth Avenue...Boston  Free
Beacon Hill Holiday StrollBack Bay  Free
FREE Photos with Santa at Westgate MallBrockton  Free
Holiday BRicktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery...Cambridge  Free
Old Town Trolley Holiday Lights & Sights...Boston  $
The Salvation Army Angel Tree at CambridgeSide...Cambridge  Free
WFT's Curious George: The Golden Meatball,...Boston  $$
Winter WonderlandBoylston  $$
Ice & Snow Fun
Ice Skating at the Worcester Common OvalWorcester  $
Ice Skating On Frog Pond (Hours, Admission,...Boston  $$
Larz Anderson (Kirrane) Ice Skating RinkBrookline  $
Winter Skate at Patriot PlaceFoxboro  $
Learn Something
Daily Hands-on Programs at USS Constiution...Charlestown  Free
Fruits in Decay ExhibitCambridge  $
Holiday 3D Printing Workshop: Make Name Keychain...Wellesley  $$
Lectures/Discussions
African Twilight: Vanishing Ceremonies of...Cambridge  -
Music & Concerts
Sing & Dance with the Music ManHamilton  $
Nature & Outdoors
Family Owl ProwlMilton  $
Parents Only
Ugly Sweater Cocktail Cruise (Adults)Boston  $$$
Performances
Boston Ballet's The NutcrackerBoston  -
OGOBrookline  $
Preschool Fun
Sea Squirts - Ocean Babies: Programs for...Boston  $$$
Sales & Deals
4th Graders - Every Kid in a Park PassOnline  Free
Breathe New Hampshire's Fun Pass 2019 on...New England  $$
Free Boston Parking: City of Boston Holiday...Boston  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  $$
Learn a new movement skill in virtual reality!...Boston  Free
STEAM Crafternoon Playgroup at BPL West End...Boston  Free
Special Events
31 Nights of Light at Prudential CenterBoston  Free
Daily Hands-on Programs at USS Constitution...Charlestown  Free
FRIENDS Boston PopupBoston  $$
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  $$
Quixote NuevoBoston  $$$
The Nutcracker: Commonwealth Ballet 2019Weston  $$
Tours
Behind the Scenes Tours at New England Aquarium...Boston  $$$
Boch Center ToursBoston  $
Daily Tours & Talks at Isabella Stewart Gardener...Boston  $$
Guided History Tours on the EsplanadeBoston  -
Mapparium ToursBoston  $
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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