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Ipswich Ale Half MarathonIpswich, $$
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, April 25, 2020   
The 5th annual Ipswich Ale Half Marathon returns to Crane Beach on Saturday, 4/25! One of the prettiest courses you'll run, starting and ending at Crane Beach!
Ali Wong StandupBoston, $$
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, April 25, 2020   
Ali Wong is a stand-up comic from San Francisco, now living in Los Angeles. Her first Netflix stand-up special BABY COBRA was filmed when she was 7 months pregnant.
Sensory Awareness Day at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, April 25, 2020   
Join us for our annual Sensory Friendly Awareness Day, everyone is welcome! Guests can participate in sensory activities, meet our sensory friendly partners, and learn all about our Sensory Friendly features in the park!
Musketaquid Earth DayConcord, Free
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, April 25, 2020   
Celebrate our first and forever home: the Earth! The Umbrella Arts and Environment Program is hosting the annual Earth Day Celebration, and this year our theme is Water.
Puppet Show with Margaret Moody Puppets of ArlingtonArlington, $
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, April 25, 2020   
Come to the Old Schwamb Mill to enjoy a Puppet show with Margaret Moody Puppets of Arlington for ages 4 to 9 with adult. Moody works in the style of traditional Taiwanese hand puppetry.
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Wicked Tulips Flower Farm (2020 Dates TBD)Rhode Island, $$
Sun, April 26, 2020  -  Sat, May 16, 2020   
Tiptoe through more than 600,000 tulips, experience the sights, sounds, and smells of spring on a historic farm and bring home a fresh hand picked bouquet of the most amazing tulips you have ever seen.
Ali WongBoston, $$
Sun, April 26, 2020  -  Sun, April 26, 2020   
Ali Wong is a stand-up comic from San Francisco, now living in Los Angeles. Her first Netflix stand-up special BABY COBRA was filmed when she was 7 months pregnant.
Healthy Kids Running Series - Tewksbury Spring 2020 SeriesTewksbury, $
Sun, April 26, 2020  -  Sun, May 31, 2020   
Healthy Kids Running Series is a community-based nonprofit organization that gets boys and girls Pre-K through Middle School active, feel accomplished and lays the foundation for a healthy lifestyle.
Gift of Life Steps for Life 5k Run & WalkBoston, $$
Sun, April 26, 2020  -  Sun, April 26, 2020   
Gift of Life Marrow Registry's Steps for Life 5k Run & Walk of Boston to fight blood cancer. Join us on April 26th and help save lives!
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The Little PrinceBoston, $$
Tue, April 28, 2020  -  Sat, May 23, 2020   
The Little Prince tells the story of a world-weary and disenchanted Aviator whose sputtering plane strands him in the Sahara Desert and a mysterious, regal “little man” who appears and asks him to “Please, sir, draw me...
Find a MA Farmer's Market Near YouMassachusetts, $
Fri, May 1, 2020  -  Thu, October 29, 2020   
Whether you live in the city or suburbs, a Massachusetts farmers’ market is not too far from you.
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Million Dollar QuartetBoston, $$
Fri, May 1, 2020  -  Sat, May 2, 2020   
Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony Award-winning musical inspired by the recording session that brought together rock icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.
Vivaldi The Four Seasons at Boston Symphony HallBoston
Fri, May 1, 2020  -  Sun, May 3, 2020   
Vivaldi The Four Seasons for two nights at the Boston Symphony Hall. Friday, May 1 at 7:30pm and Sunday, May 3 at 3:00pm, tickets will be available on the website.
Dramatic Return: French Baroque ConcertCambridge, $$
Sat, May 2, 2020  -  Sat, May 2, 2020   
French Baroque cantatas and instrumental works featuring Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre’s cantata Le Passage sur la mer rouge, Clerambault’s cantata Leandre et Hero, Clerambault’s Sonata La Felicite, an overture by Charpentier
BAA Honors 2020 hosted by Boston Arts Academy FoundationBoston, $$$$
Sat, May 2, 2020  -  Sat, May 2, 2020   
The Boston Arts Academy Foundation is hosting its annual BAA Honors celebration on Saturday, May 2, 2020. The signature fundraising event features a cocktail reception, dinner, student performances, live auction, and dancing.
Dramatic Return: French Baroque ConcertWorcester, $$
Sun, May 3, 2020  -  Sun, May 3, 2020   
French Baroque cantatas and instrumental works featuring Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre’s cantata Le Passage sur la mer rouge, Clerambault’s cantata Leandre et Hero, Clerambault’s Sonata La Felicite an overture by Charpentier
Oak Meadow Spring Open HouseLittleton, Free
Sun, May 3, 2020  -  Sun, May 3, 2020   
Spring Open House: Oak Meadow School, 2 Old Pickard Lane, Littleton. Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 1:00 – 3:00pm. For more information, call 978-486-9874 x226 or email: [email protected] www.oakmeadow.org.
Project Bread's Walk for HungerBoston, $
Sun, May 3, 2020  -  Sun, May 3, 2020   
Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger is seeking participants to help shine a spotlight on hunger and raise funds to help neighbors. Come walk with us or donate $250 to the cause!
DigiMarCon East 2020 - Digital Marketing Conference & ExhibitionNew Bedford, $
Thu, May 7, 2020  -  Fri, May 8, 2020   
DigiMarCon East 2020 is your chance to ... - Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing industry. - Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative.
RAPHAEL XAVIER at Institute of Contemporary Art/BostonBoston, $
Fri, May 8, 2020  -  Sat, May 9, 2020   
Known for his “artful and mesmerizing” (Dance Magazine) take on hip-hop and breaking, Raphael Xavier takes this movement vocabulary to uncharted territory with a transcendent mix of poetry, precision, and spontaneity.
Martha's Vineyard Oyster FestMartha's Vineyard, $$
Fri, May 8, 2020  -  Sat, May 9, 2020   
Martha’s Vineyard Oyster Fest fuses pleasure with purpose celebrating all things seafood —showcasing Vineyard Oyster Farmers and cultivators from across Massachusetts, live music, interactive exhibits and, of course, delicious libations from near and far.
Trolls LIVE!Boston, $$
Sat, May 9, 2020  -  Sun, May 10, 2020   
Trolls LIVE! will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on May 9 & 10! Get ready for another adventure when Poppy, Branch and their friends come to life on-stage in Trolls LIVE!, their first ever live tour!
Walk to End Bladder CancerBoston, $$
Sat, May 9, 2020  -  Sat, May 9, 2020   
Raising awareness about bladder cancer, the sixth most commonly diagnosed cancer in the US saves lives. and support programs free of charge, advance research, serve more patients and families, and continue as the leading provider.
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Lilac Sunday at Arnold Arboretum 2020Jamaica Plain, Free
Sun, May 10, 2020  -  Sun, May 10, 2020   
This beloved Boston tradition celebrates the lilacs as well as many other special collections at their peak at this lovely time of year. Come celebrate spring at the Arnold Arboretum.
Duckling DayBoston, $$
Sun, May 10, 2020  -  Sun, May 10, 2020   
Duckling Day is Boston's most adorable Mother's Day event - come celebrate springtime in Boston's iconic parks! This family event is a fundraiser for the nonprofit Friends of the Public Garden.
Bikini Kill at the Boch CenterBoston, $$
Thu, May 14, 2020  -  Thu, May 14, 2020   
Bikini Kill will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on May 14! Bikini Kill is a feminist punk band that was based in Olympia, WA and Washington, DC, forming in 1990 and breaking up in 1997.
Miranda SingsBoston, $$
Fri, May 15, 2020  -  Fri, May 15, 2020   
Best known for portraying her character “Miranda Sings,” a personality that is the polar opposite of herself, Colleen Ballinger has amassed over 20 million followers across social media and passed 2 billion views on YouTube.
Music for AllNewton, $$
Sat, May 16, 2020  -  Sun, May 17, 2020   
Vignieri: World Premiere 25th anniversary commission. Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 by the Metropolitan Chorale led by Music Director Lisa Graham. Lisa Graham, Music Director Rachele Schmiege, soprano Britt Brown, mezzo soprano ...
First Baptist Church in NewtonNewton, $
Sat, May 16, 2020  -  Sun, May 17, 2020   
The New Phil has an exciting season filled with celebratory spirit, incredible music, and exciting guest performances. Join us as we celebrate our 25th season!
2nd Annual Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer FestivalNewport
Sat, May 16, 2020  -  Sun, May 17, 2020   
2nd Annual Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival will be back for two days. Buy discounted tickets from our website https://www.foodtruckfestivalsofamerica.com/newport
Mayflower II Homecoming: A Return to Plymouth HarborPlymouth, $$
Thu, May 21, 2020   
After a 3-year restoration, Mayflower returns to her berth at State Pier in May 2020 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the 1620 landing of the Pilgrims in Plymouth.
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Boston Calling Music Festival 2020Allston, $$$
Fri, May 22, 2020  -  Sun, May 24, 2020   
Boston Calling Music Festival is a three-day, two-stage festival featuring some of the biggest and best acts in live music! The musical celebration takes place at the Harvard Sports Complex, with easy access to stages,...
52nd Annual Memorial Day Weekend PowwowCentral Mass, $
Sat, May 23, 2020  -  Sun, May 24, 2020   
The 52nd Annual AIS Memorial Day Weekend Powwow features dancing, drumming, kids' events, vendors, crafts, and educational sessions. Overnight camping is available to powwow participants.
First Responders Free at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Sun, May 24, 2020  -  Mon, May 25, 2020   
Theme Park Open featuring First Responders Free 5/24-5/25: Police, Fire, EMS, Military & Veterans Free with valid identification, immediate family members are $20.00 at the entry gate.
Memorial Day Open House: Museum of Fine Arts (MFA)Boston, Free
Mon, May 25, 2020   
Celebrate Memorial Day at the Museum of Fine Arts and visit the Museum for a fun-filled day of vibrant activities your whole family will enjoy. Join us for a day of celebration with free general admission for all, including drop in art activities for all ages.
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ICA WatershedBoston, Free
Mon, May 25, 2020  -  Mon, August 31, 2020   
Located in the Boston Harbor Shipyard and Marina in East Boston, the ICA Watershed transforms a 15,000-square-foot, formerly condemned space into a new civic and cultural asset. This exciting new cross-harbor...
Mike Masse in Concert: Epic Acoustic Classic RockSomerville, $$
Fri, May 29, 2020  -  Fri, May 29, 2020   
Mike Massé returns to Arts at the Armory for an intimate evening of Epic Acoustic Classic Rock. His YouTube video views are in the MILLIONS, a really unique talent.
Bill Maher performs at Boch CenterBoston, $$
Sat, May 30, 2020  -  Sat, May 30, 2020   
First on “Politically Incorrect” (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), and for the last fourteen years on HBO’s “Real Time,” Bill Maher’s combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 41 Emmy nominations.
Steam Saturday at BCYF Mildred AvenueBoston, Free
Sat, May 30, 2020   
Come explore family-friendly STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities! Find out if you are taller than a whale rib! Learn about the ocean, the animals that live there, and join us in protecting the blue planet!
Downtown Providence Farmers MarketsRhode Island, Free
Sun, May 31, 2020  -  Sun, October 25, 2020   
On the sidewalk at Kennedy Plaza along Burnside Park, you’ll find a diversity of foods fresh from the fields and meet the people who grow your meal.
An Evening with Eckhart TolleBoston, $$$
Mon, June 1, 2020  -  Mon, June 1, 2020   
Eckhart Tolle will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on Monday, June 1, 2020. Eckhart Tolle is widely recognized as one of the most original and inspiring spiritual teachers today.
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MA Fireworks: 4th of July Fireworks Displays (by town) 2020Massachusetts, Free
Tue, June 2, 2020  -  Sun, August 23, 2020   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in 2020. Different Boston area towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy fourth!
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Boston Fireworks 2020 (Where to Watch, Start Times, By Date)Massachusetts, Free
Tue, June 2, 2020  -  Sun, August 23, 2020   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in 2020 (by date). Different towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy fourth!
Above & Beyond @ The Boch Center Wang TheatreMassachusetts, $$
Tue, June 2, 2020  -  Tue, June 2, 2020   
Above & Beyond, or Jono, Tony and Paavo as they are better known to their legions of fans around the world, have been at the forefront of electronic dance music for two decades.
Marlborough Farmer's MarketMarlborough, Free
Wed, June 3, 2020  -  Thu, September 24, 2020   
Enjoy fresh produce along with free music, activities, crafts & stories each market day.
Watertown Farmers MarketWatertown, Free
Fri, June 5, 2020  -  Thu, October 22, 2020   
Come every Thursday afternoon to the weekly farmers market in Watertown! Fresh, local market featuring Massachusetts grown vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, fish, and locally-made specialty foods.
Salem Arts Festival 2020Salem, Free
Fri, June 5, 2020  -  Sun, June 7, 2020   
For three days each June, this free, fun family-friendly festival transforms downtown Salem, MA, into an opportunity for the arts community to showcase their talents.
Brown Box Theatre Project Presents MOX NOX - Free Outdoor PerformanceEaston, Free
Fri, June 5, 2020  -  Fri, June 5, 2020   
A new work by playwright Patrick Gabridge, touring to 4, free, outdoor Massachusetts locations Spring 2020. In a world of rising water, two sisters battle for higher ground.
LUNG FORCE Walk-BostonBoston, Free
Sat, June 6, 2020  -  Sat, June 6, 2020   
Join us today and be a part of the FORCE to defeat lung cancer and lung disease one step at a time. Join us for the LUNG FORCE Walk - Boston on June 6, 2020.
Brown Box Theatre Project Presents MOX NOX - Free Outdoor PerformanceMassachusetts, Free
Sat, June 6, 2020  -  Sat, June 6, 2020   
A new work by Patrick Gabridge, touring to 4, free, outdoor Massachusetts locations Spring 2020. In a world of rising water, two sisters battle for higher ground.
9th Annual Worcester Food Truck & Craft Beer FestivalWorcester
Sat, June 6, 2020  -  Sat, June 6, 2020   
Food Truck Festivals of America is bringing the 9th Annual Worcester Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival back to Worcester City Hall Common on Saturday, June 6th
Brown Box Theatre Project Presents MOX NOX - Free Outdoor PerformanceMassachusetts, Free
Sun, June 7, 2020  -  Sun, June 7, 2020   
A new work by Patrick Gabridge, touring to 4, free, outdoor Massachusetts locations Spring 2020. In a world of rising water, two sisters battle for higher ground.
World Oceans Day Celebration 2020Boston, Free
Mon, June 8, 2020  -  Mon, June 8, 2020   
Join the New England Aquarium as we celebrate World Oceans Day with a fun, family-friendly festival right here on Central Wharf! Event is totally free and open to the public.
plant genomics conferenceAvon, Free
Mon, June 8, 2020  -  Tue, June 9, 2020   
Plant Genomics 2020 invites all the participants and attendees from all over the world to attend 6th Edition of International Conference on Plant Genomics during June 08-09, 2020 to be held at Frankfurt, Germany
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band / The Avett BrothersBoston, $$$
Wed, June 10, 2020  -  Wed, June 10, 2020   
Don't miss Ringo Starr, with multi-Grammy Award nominated Americana legends The Avett Brothers, and his current All Starr Band featuring Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Gregg Rolie, Warren Ham, Gregg Bissonette, and Hamish Stuart.
10th Annual Boston WIFFLE Ball ChallengeBoston
Thu, June 11, 2020   
The Travis Roy Foundation, Inc & Franciscan Children’s have joined forces to host a corporate sponsored WIFFLE Ball tournament. Taking place at Boston University, the tournament attracts 32 teams of 10 participants & has raised over $600,000.00 to date!
Salem Farmers' MarketSalem, Free
Thu, June 11, 2020  -  Thu, October 15, 2020   
The Salem Farmers' Market is a tradition that dates back to 1634. At its peak around 1930 more than 40 vendors sold goods in collapsible wooden stalls and an estimated 10,000 people visited the market on a single Saturday.
Brown Box Theatre Project Presents MOX NOX - Free Outdoor PerformanceAllston, Free
Fri, June 12, 2020  -  Sun, June 14, 2020   
A new work by Patrick Gabridge, touring to 4, free, outdoor Massachusetts locations Spring 2020. In a world of rising water, two sisters battle for higher ground.
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Topsfield Strawberry Festival 2020Topsfield, Free
Sat, June 13, 2020  -  Sat, June 13, 2020   
The annual Strawberry Festival sponsored by the Topsfield Historical Society. Crafts, games, music and food. Demonstration of stone wall building. Juried craft show and tours of 17th century Parson Capen House.
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Boston Pride Festival & Parade 2020Boston, Free
Sat, June 13, 2020   
The Boston Pride Festival is a family-friendly event that welcomes families of all types. The festival also features live entertainment, food, vendors, and more.
The Masked Singer at Boch CenterBoston, $$
Sat, June 13, 2020  -  Sat, June 13, 2020   
An all new live production based on the hit TV show.... The Masked Singer National Tour is coming to the Boch Center Wang Theatre in Boston!
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Boston Dragon Boat Festival 2020Cambridge, Free
Sun, June 14, 2020  -  Sun, June 14, 2020   
Celebrate the sport, history and culture of Chinese Dragon Boat Racing at the Weeks Footbridge on Memorial Drive in Cambridge. Enjoy races on Saturday & a festival on Sunday with arts, crafts, food, martial arts...
Grandparent Appreciation Day at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Sun, June 14, 2020  -  Fri, June 19, 2020   
One (1) Grandparent Free at entry gate with the purchase of a full priced paid ticket ages 4 & over gate admission 6/14-6/19 at Edaville Family Theme Park
Artisan Market at the MillsNorth Andover, Free
Sun, June 14, 2020  -  Sun, June 14, 2020   
The spring Artisan Market will feature 80+ artisans and crafters selling their handmade goods. There will be music, food, family activities, and a FREE hayride to the North Andover Farmers Market 1/3 mile down the road.
Metrowest K95KHopkinton, $
Sun, June 14, 2020  -  Sun, June 14, 2020   
A family-friendly, dog-friendly event featuring a 5K trail run/walk and health & fitness fair to benefit animal welfare programs in MA. Fun for the whole family!
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King Tut Exhibit in Boston (June Dates TBD)Boston, $$
Mon, June 15, 2020  -  Tue, June 30, 2020   
An exhibition about King Tut is coming to Boston this summer. The 'largest collection of Tutankhamun’s treasures ever to travel out of Egypt” with over 150 original artifacts, three times the amount that has ever...
Hudson Farmer's MarketHudson
Wed, June 17, 2020  -  Wed, September 23, 2020   
The 4th Annual Hudson Farmers’ Market is open for business. In addition to abundant fruits and vegetables, this year’s market offers locally sourced meat, cheese, milk, eggs, wine, pasta, soap, honey, greeting cards, preserves, pickles, and sweet and savory baked goods.
Against The Tide - HopkintonHopkinton
Sat, June 20, 2020  -  Sat, June 20, 2020   
MASSACHUSETTS BREAST CANCER COALITION’S ANNUAL STATEWIDE AGAINST THE TIDE EVENTS. Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will be holding its annual, statewide Against the Tide multi-sport events again in 2020.
Summer Institute in Global LeadershipBoston, $$$
Mon, June 22, 2020  -  Fri, August 7, 2020   
The United Nations Association of Greater Boston (UNAGB)'s Summer Institute in Global Leadership is an exciting way for teens to engage in global issues, build leadership skills, and make new friends.
Urbanity Dance Summer CampBoston, $$$
Mon, June 22, 2020  -  Fri, August 14, 2020   
Urbanity Dance’s Summer Camp includes 8 weeks of programming for ages 1-17 and all experience levels. Running from June 22-August 14th, offering classes in Contemporary, Improvisation, Ballet, Hip Hop and Choreography with weekly enrollment options.
East Coast Classic Drum Corps TourChestnut Hill, $
Sat, June 27, 2020  -  Sat, June 27, 2020   
Come experience the passion of the nation’s top drum and bugle corps as the excitement of the 2020 Drum Corps International (DCI) tour comes to Boston College’s Alumni Stadium on Saturday, June 27th.
Kids Obstacle ChallengeWorcester, $$
Sat, June 27, 2020  -  Sun, June 28, 2020   
Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course race for kids ages 4-14. The course is between 1.5-2 miles long, with 15+ fun and challenging obstacles and mud.
North Shore Pride Parade & FestivalSalem, Free
Sat, June 27, 2020  -  Sat, June 27, 2020   
Celebrate Pride with local businesses, faith groups, and community organizations at the fifth annual North Shore Pride Parade and Festival. All are welcome to attend this day-long event celebrating unity in the community.
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Find 4th of July Fireworks Near You in MA 2020 (by date)Massachusetts
Wed, July 1, 2020  -  Tue, July 7, 2020   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in MA for 2019 by date. Different Boston area towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy...
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Boston Fireworks | 4th of July Fireworks & Pops: Esplanade 2020Boston, Free
Sat, July 4, 2020   
Enjoy the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and a spectacular display of fireworks over the Charles River. This year maestro Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra are set to entertain at Boston’s annual...
Salem Celebrates the 4th of JulySalem, Free
Sat, July 4, 2020   
Independence Day celebration with free activities for children in the afternoon and a 'POPS' Concert followed by a fireworks display
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Community Boating's July 4th Sailabration 2020Boston, $$$
Sat, July 4, 2020  -  Sat, July 4, 2020   
Enjoy the 4th of July on the docks of Community Boating this year. Avoid the commotion of the masses on the Esplanade, yet preserve the spirit of camaraderie and the sounds of the Boston POPS.
4th July Fireworks Family-Friendly Cruise PlymouthPlymouth, $$$
Sat, July 4, 2020  -  Sat, July 4, 2020   
July 4th: Exceptional viewing of fireworks without crowds. Narrated view Plymouth Rock, Mayflower Ship, Clark's Island, Lighthouses. **THIS BOAT WILL BE ALCOHOL FREE** We will have popcorn, popsicles, glow sticks, tattoos, and more! Seating limited so reserve your...
July 4th Celebration: Family Fun / Concert / FireworksActon, Free
Sat, July 4, 2020  -  Sat, July 4, 2020   
Join the Town of Acton as we celebrate July 4th! Family Fun Time starts at 5:30 p.m. A free concert will be held from 7-9:30 p.m. and Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Wolfram Summer CampWaltham, $$$
Sun, July 5, 2020  -  Sat, July 18, 2020   
A project-oriented camp for high‑school students, introducing them to cutting‑edge programming, computational thinking, and innovative technology. The camp is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurial and technical students to explore science and technology.
Summer Institute for the Gifted at BU AcademyBoston, $$$$
Mon, July 6, 2020  -  Fri, July 24, 2020   
The Summer Institute for the Gifted (SIG), enriching minds where creativity thrives, offers a program for gifted, creative, and academically talented students ages 5 to 12 at Boston University Academy.
TimberNook Summer Nature ProgramsCarlisle, $$$
Tue, July 7, 2020  -  Fri, August 7, 2020   
5 -one week themed outdoor sensory nature programs. Enroll in one week or up to all 5. Small groups of 6-20 children, ages 4-12. Children of all abilities welcome!!
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Levitate Music & Arts Festival 2020Marshfield, $
Fri, July 10, 2020  -  Sun, July 12, 2020   
Join us for a day of music, art, food and the outdoors at the Marshfield Fairgrounds! There will be lots of music, arts & crafts and delicious food trucks to enjoy!
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Kidz Bop LIVE! 2020Boston, $$
Sat, July 11, 2020   
Kidz Bop is an interactive experience for the whole family, where the KIDZ BOP Kids will be performing some of today’s biggest hits “sung by kids for kids,” with engaging new set design, exciting choreography, and more.
Run to Home BaseBoston
Sat, July 11, 2020  -  Sat, July 11, 2020   
Run to Home Base takes place July 11, 2020 at Fenway Park. The run raises funds toward clinical care and support of our nation’s Veterans, Service Members, Military Families and Families of the Fallen.
Black Picnic Day formerly Negro Election Day 279Salem, Free
Sat, July 18, 2020  -  Sat, July 18, 2020   
This is a cultural historical event which has been ongoing for 279 years. We bring together families, community, businesses and organizations for a day of family fun
Kids MusicFestActon, $
Sat, July 18, 2020  -  Sat, July 18, 2020   
Join us for three amazing national award-winning performers and fun activities at NARA Park in Acton. The theme of the event is Kindness is Contagious!
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Beach Road Weekend 2020Martha's Vineyard, $$
Fri, July 24, 2020  -  Sun, July 26, 2020   
Beach Road Weekend is back! The three-day music festival will return to Veterans Memorial Park in Vineyard Haven July 24th - 26th. Three days of music, fun and food on Martha's Vineyard.
Salem Heritage DaysSalem
Sat, August 1, 2020  -  Sun, August 9, 2020   
This perennial favorite features food, fun, and activities for all ages, highlights include the Essex Street Fair, the Ice Cream Bowl, and the Car Show on Chestnut Street.
Salem Maritime FestivalSalem, Free
Sat, August 1, 2020  -  Sun, August 2, 2020   
Salem Maritime Festival will host an exciting array of free family fun, harbor cruises, kayak trips, face-painting, wagon rides, muck walks, kite-flying, model boat races and more!
Summer Reading Rewards at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Mon, August 3, 2020  -  Mon, August 31, 2020   
Bring your completed Summer Reading List up to the 8th grade to the entry gate and receive FREE admission with the purchase of a paid ages 4 & over admission.
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The Bolton Fair 2020Bolton, $
Fri, August 14, 2020  -  Sun, August 16, 2020   
The quintessential New England Fair with fun for the whole family. Great entertainment, animals, midway, live music, craft village, tractor pull, demo derby and monster trucks.The Bolton Fair will be open three full,...
Thomas Land's 5th Birthday Bash!Carver, $
Sat, August 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 15, 2020   
Theme Park open featuring Thomas Land's 5th Birthday Bash, included in admission! Join us in celebrating 5 years of Thomas Land at Edaville Family Theme Park!
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2020 Quincy August Moon FestivalQuincy, Free
Sun, August 16, 2020   
The Quincy August Moon Festival will take place on Hancock Street in Quincy Center. Festival attractions include: a sampling of traditional moon cakes; food vendors; exhibitors representing various countries; cultural...
The DecemberistsBoston, $$
Wed, August 19, 2020  -  Wed, August 19, 2020   
Over the past 20 years The Decemberists have toured the world, performed at countless major festivals, and even founded Travelers’ Rest a festival of their own curation in Missoula, Montana.
2020 NHRA New England NationalsAmherst, $$
Fri, August 21, 2020  -  Sun, August 23, 2020   
This year New England Dragway is preparing for their 8th Annual NHRA New England Nationals which will be held Friday Aug. 21, 2020 at 8AM through Sunday August 23, 2020 ending at 10PM.
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St. Anthony's Feast 2020Boston, Free
Thu, August 27, 2020  -  Sun, August 30, 2020   
The St. Anthony's Feast in the North End of Boston is celebrated each year on the last weekend in August. Enjoy parades, live music, delicious food and a festive decorated atmosphere.
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Antique & Classic Boat FestivalSalem, $
Sat, August 29, 2020  -  Sun, August 30, 2020   
The historic port of Salem hosts the Annual Boston Antique & Classic Boat Festival. Classic sailboats, powerboats, and hand-powered craft on display.
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Cirque du Soleil: UNDER THE SAME SKYBoston, $$$
Sat, August 29, 2020   
Cirque du Soleil UNDER THE SAME SKY - a brand new Big Top production to Premiere in Boston at Suffolk Downs on August 29th, 2020 Tickets on sale now!
First Responders Free at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Fri, September 4, 2020  -  Fri, September 4, 2020   
Edaville Theme Park Open featuring First Responders Free 8/30, 9/4,9/6 & 9/7: Police, Fire, EMS, Military & Veterans Free with valid identification, immediate family members are $20.00 at the entry gate
First Responders Free at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Sun, September 6, 2020  -  Mon, September 7, 2020   
Edaville Theme Park Open featuring First Responders Free 8/30, 9/4,9/6 & 9/7: Police, Fire, EMS, Military & Veterans Free with valid identification, immediate family members are $20.00 at the entry gate.
Salem Spice FestivalSalem, Free
Sat, September 12, 2020   
Celebrate Salem's four centuries of history with herbs, tea and spices. There will be vendors, exhibits, colonial music and song, open hearth cooking, herbal remedies demonstrations, games, storytelling, spiced cider and other autumnal treats!
27th Cambridge CarnivalCambridge, Free
Sun, September 13, 2020  -  Sun, September 13, 2020   
The 27th Cambridge Festival is free and includes a KidsFest with free and interactive activities for families, a food truck zone, ethnic foods, global crafts, local specialty foods, and steel pan performances.
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The Big E 2020Western Mass, $$$
Fri, September 18, 2020  -  Sun, October 4, 2020   
The Big E is a New England autumn tradition and the ninth largest fair in North America. There's no better place to enjoy the sights, sounds and taste tempting aromas of the fall season than at The Big E.
11th Boston Local Food FestivalBoston, Free
Sun, September 20, 2020  -  Sun, September 20, 2020   
For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food hub!
Salem Food Truck and Craft Beer FestivalSalem
Sat, September 26, 2020  -  Sun, September 27, 2020   
Food Truck Festivals of America is bringing the ultimate food truck experience to Salem for a two-day festival that will feature some of the area's most popular food trucks dishing out fan favorites as well as dozens of regional and national craft breweries.
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Halloween - Salem Haunted Happenings 2020Salem, $
Thu, October 1, 2020  -  Sat, October 31, 2020   
You're invited to Salem's annual Halloween Festival! It happens every year during October in the bewitching seaport of Salem, Massachusetts. Nobody celebrates Halloween quite like Salem, Massachusetts.
Indigenous Peoples’ Day at the MFA (Fall Open House)Boston, Free
Mon, October 12, 2020  -  Mon, October 12, 2020   
Enjoy free admission and special events at the Museum of Fine Arts for Indigenous Peoples’ Day—and the Fenway Alliance’s 18th annual Opening Our Doors Day.
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Head of The Charles Regatta 2020Cambridge, Free
Sat, October 17, 2020  -  Sun, October 18, 2020   
Watch rowing teams compete from all over the country and take in the sights of autumn along the banks of the Charles River.
The Toe Jam Puppet Band: 'Green Show'Weston, $$
Wed, November 11, 2020  -  Thu, November 11, 2010   
The Provisional Group of the Weston Garden Club is sponsoring the Toe Jam Puppet Band for a Veterans Day puppet show, concert and bake sale. Please join us on Thursday, November 11th from 10 to 11 AM at the Country School cafetorium on Alphabet Lane.
Swing Dance Party With Roger Ceresi's All StarzLeominster
Thu, November 19, 2020   
Live Band & Group Swing Dance Lesson Every Sunday Learn to Swing Dance and get 'Wicked Good' 'Real Fast' with Dance2Swing 'Super Easy' Group Swing Dance Lesson
Swing Dance Party With Roger Ceresi's All StarzLeominster
Thu, November 19, 2020   
Live Band & Group Swing Dance Lesson Every Sunday Learn to Swing Dance and get 'Wicked Good' 'Real Fast' with Dance2Swing 'Super Easy' Group Swing Dance Lesson
Salem Holiday HappeningsSalem
Sun, November 29, 2020  -  Wed, January 1, 2020   
Celebrate, shop, and dine in Salem during the holiday season. Festival highlights include Historic Salem, Inc.'s annual Christmas in Salem Historic House Tour and Santa's arrival atop the Hawthorne Hotel.
What's Open on Christmas Day?New England
Sun, December 20, 2020  -  Fri, December 25, 2020   
What's open for fun on Christmas day? Check here to find out where you can grab those last minute items.
Behind the Scenes at Andover Historical SocietyAndover, Free
Sun, August 9, 2026  -  Tue, August 9, 2016   
Peek inside closets, pull aside curtains, and explore behind the scenes in the Blanchard House and Andover Historical Society. Here’s your chance to look behind the “staff only” and “no entry” signs.
Chanukah-Themed STEAM FairWatertown, Free
Sat, December 8, 2029  -  Sun, December 8, 2019   
Join JCDS, Temple Emunah, and Gore Place for Chanukah-themed, hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts, and math activities! Learn about light, create holiday crafts, challenge a friend in a dreidel competition, and much more.
CTeen T.G.I. ShabbatBrookline, Free
Wed, January 23, 2030  -  Wed, January 23, 2030   
✸ Enjoy delicious food, great company and spirited shabbat energy with lots of friends. ✸ 4 Course Shabbat Dinner, Mocktails and Dessert Buffet. ✸ Spend time with old friends and make new ones! ✸ Open to all High School Students
Pacific Islands Family DayFitchburg, Free
Mon, May 19, 2031  -  Mon, May 19, 2031   
Travel to the Pacific Islands through art projects, a dance performance, and live animals at Fitchburg Art Museum. FREE for everyone. We hope you can join us!
Welcome the Stranger PerformanceCambridge, $$
Mon, April 8, 2047  -  Sat, April 8, 2017   
Welcome the Stranger combines the talents of sacred and secular artists from both Muslim and Sikh traditions in a musical response to hate crimes. Kiran Ahluwalia, Souad Massi, Abdul Gheit Dance, Bhal Kabul Singh
Free Demo Music Together Class in NatickNatick, Free
Sat, September 11, 2077  -  Mon, September 11, 2017   
Join us for Free Demo Music Together Class in Natick to see why families love our internationally acclaimed Music & Movement program for children from birth to age five and their parents or caregivers!
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Curious Minds: Transportation: Go Go Go!Dedham, Free
Thu, March 1, 2091  -  Fri, March 1, 2019   
Explore different kinds of vehicles that help us get from one place to another and discover how they work through hands-on design projects, creative movement, and artistic crafts.
Probing the Edge of the Solar System with IBEXNew Hampshire
Thu, April 5, 2103  -  Mon, April 15, 2013   
The Interstellar Boundary Explorer has been imaging the Solar System boundary and collecting interstellar wind from our galactic neighborhood. Dr. Eberhard Mobius, a lead scientist on the IBEX team, will discuss the latest discoveries.
Barbecue Al FrescoAndover, $
Wed, July 11, 2103  -  Thu, August 29, 2013   
Every Thursday enjoy delicious barbeque at our On the Bone restaurant outside on our patio. Just $19 per person plus taxes and gratuity. Come back each week for a different menu.
Make a MESS at Discovery MuseumsActon, $
Wed, July 11, 2103  -  Wed, July 31, 2013   
The Make a MESS (Math, Engineering, Science, & Stuff) program series uses the arts as an introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Come and have a good time.
Run Wild 5K at Stone ZooStoneham
Fri, October 26, 2103   
Get ready to Run Wild at Stone Zoo: Lace up your running shoes and join other race enthusiasts and animal lovers for the Run Wild 5K at Stone Zoo!
Preschool Story Time: Tiny Living ThingsWaltham, $
Wed, May 14, 2104  -  Wed, May 14, 2014   
Bugs are curious creatures and fun to learn about. After stories and a craft activity, you’ll look for tiny living things out in the garden!
Brookview House 'End of Summer Sizzler'Boston, $$$
Fri, September 26, 2104  -  Fri, September 26, 2104   
Please support the Brookview House, a 24 year old non-profit that takes in homeless moms and their children and hits the life reset button for those families.
Bread & Puppet Theater's 'The Overtakelessness Circus'Cambridge, Free
Sun, September 6, 2105  -  Sun, September 6, 2105   
The award-winning Vermont-based Bread & Puppet Theater takes its annual Labor Day weekend 'little big tour' down to the Boston area, this year bringing their ''The Overtakelessness Circus' to Magazine Beach Park in Cambridge.
Creepy Critters at Providence Children's MuseumRhode Island
Sun, October 25, 2105  -  Sun, October 25, 2015   
Dress up, create spooky creatures and have other frightful fun in Discovery Studio, the Museum's hands-on art and science exploration space. Call (401) 273-KIDS or visit www.ChildrenMuseum.org.
Party in the Park Presents Second Annual 'A Walk in the ParkBoston, $$$
Sat, April 9, 2107  -  Sun, April 9, 2017   
Party in the Park, the much-anticipated annual luncheon benefiting the Justine Mee Liff Fund for the Emerald Necklace, introduces its second annual “A Walk in the Park” Children’s Tea and Fashion Show.
Sushi making classBurlington, $$
Thu, October 13, 2107  -  Fri, October 13, 2017   
Roll up your sleeves! This class takes you deep into Maki-making. We will be rolling four different kinds of Maki with fun, flavor-packed fillings, perfected by herbs and seeds.
Bike Newton Weekly Group Bike RidesNewton, $
Mon, May 28, 2108  -  Sun, October 7, 2018   
Bike Newton leads weekly family-friendly, “no-rider-left-behind” bike rides throughout the summer and fall. Rides are generally held on Monday evenings and Saturday or Sunday mornings.
Spotlight Playhouse Presents 'Broadway on Essex'Haverhill, $
Wed, March 28, 2914  -  Sat, March 29, 2014   
Spotlight Playhouse presents Broadway on Essex, a cabaret dinner theater, Seating is limited, get your tickets early for this fantastic evening that will bring a little Broadway to your own backyard!
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Kerplunk!Boston, $$
Tue, March 5, 3016  -  Sat, May 28, 2016   
Space pirates, talking dogs, trees that hug you…this show has it all because it's the adventure you and your family create together! Each performance is based on your imagination so no two adventures are ever the same.
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Snowflake Stow Box CraftArlington, $
Tue, January 12, 3019  -  Sun, January 13, 2019   
Create a box with pearl paints and icy glass bubbles for a fun place to stow your treasures. $15pp. Please check the Artbeat website for a photo of this project.
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