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Boston Food Festivals and Events for Kids and Families

Our list of popular food festivals and events in Boston including local & sustainable foods, ice cream, seafood, chili, burger throwdowns, chocolate festivals, and more.



Pizza & North End TourBoston, $$
Wed, January 1, 2020  -  Tue, December 15, 2020   
This is a fun and unique Boston food (PIZZA!) tour with Colonial & Revolutionary history mixed in. Come hungry for Boston's tastiest tour! Great for kids & adults of all ages.
North End Pizza TourBoston, $$
Wed, April 1, 2020  -  Thu, December 31, 2020   
GOT PIZZA? Walk, Learn, Eat ....and repeat with Boston Pizza Tours. Includes 3 full sized slices, 5 Freedom Trail sites, plus admission to Old North church and a historic chocolate making demo - complete with samples!
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 farmersí market is not too far from you.
Free Virtual Camp ó Real Kids Real FoodWaltham, Free
Sat, September 26, 2020  -  Sat, November 21, 2020   
A free weekly camp and learning experience on Zoom where kids aged 3-18 will engage with college counselors and one another to learn about healthy living!
Friday Pizza Break at Powisset FarmDover, $
Fri, October 2, 2020  -  Fri, October 30, 2020   
Join us at Powisset Farm every Friday in October from 11 AM Ė 1 PM for Friday Pizza at Powisset. Pre-order your 12Ē personal cheese pizza on our website and spend your lunch break at the farm.
Divine Late Harvest Greens (Adult)Dover, $
Tue, November 3, 2020  -  Tue, November 3, 2020   
Veggie of the month cooking class. Taught by Thi Bowles, using a featured fresh veggie from the farm. Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experienced, top-notch instructor.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Pizza OvenDover, $$
Wed, November 4, 2020  -  Wed, November 4, 2020   
In this class, youíll see how the outdoor oven works, prep food to cook in it and watch it bake. Youíll make your own personal pizza and dessert handpie.
Divine Late Harvest Greens (Adult)Dover, $$
Thu, November 5, 2020  -  Thu, November 5, 2020   
Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experienced, top-notch instructor. Recipes to take home. A meal to enjoy on-site or to take with you.
Teens in the Kitchen: DumplingsDover, $$
Fri, November 6, 2020  -  Fri, November 6, 2020   
Teens, come learn how to make pork dumplings, veggie dumplings and a dessert dumpling. This drop-off class is designed for children ages 13-17. Class is limited to 10 students to allow for social distancing.
Pie Perfect: Sweet Pies & Tarts (Adult)Dover, $
Tue, November 10, 2020  -  Tue, November 10, 2020   
Guests will be learning how to make their own sweet pies and tarts from scratch in this hands-on cooking class. Class is limited to 6 participants to follow Covid-19 safety guidelines.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: CupcakesDover, $
Wed, November 11, 2020  -  Wed, November 11, 2020   
In this fun cooking class, children will learn to make and decorate beautiful, tasty cupcakes!Each student will have their own station to work on and their own set of ingredients and kitchen tools.
Pie Perfect: Sweet Pies & Tarts (Adult)Dover, $$
Thu, November 12, 2020  -  Thu, November 12, 2020   
Itís time to learn how to make the perfect pie! Taught by Thi Bowles, guests will be learning how to make their own sweet pies and tarts from scratch in this hands-on cooking class.
Mangia Pasta Fresco (Adult)Dover, $$
Tue, November 17, 2020  -  Tue, November 17, 2020   
Itís Italian night! Join us for this hands-on cooking class, taught by Thi Bowles, where guests will learn how to cook an Italian dinner.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: PastaDover, $$
Wed, November 18, 2020  -  Wed, November 18, 2020   
In this class children will make handmade pasta and sauce. Seasonal ingredients and culinary creativity will combine to create two delicious fall pasta dishes, one hot and one cold.
Mangia Pasta Fresco (Adult)Dover, $$
Thu, November 19, 2020  -  Thu, November 19, 2020   
Itís Italian night! Join us for this hands-on cooking class, taught by Thi Bowles, where guests will learn how to cook an Italian dinner.
Edible Holiday Gifts (Adults)Dover, $$
Tue, December 1, 2020  -  Tue, December 1, 2020   
Come to this hands-on cooking class to learn how to make edible gifts! Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experienced, top-notch instructor.
Edible Holiday Gifts (Adults)Dover, $$
Thu, December 3, 2020  -  Thu, December 3, 2020   
Come to this hands-on cooking class to learn how to make edible gifts!Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experienced, top-notch instructor. Recipes to take home.
Teens in the Kitchen: Gingerbread HousesDover, $$
Sat, December 5, 2020  -  Sat, December 5, 2020   
Teens, letís make gingerbread houses! Join us in learning to make gingerbread houses from start to finish. Teens will bake, cut, assemble and decorate their gingerbread houses and then take home at the end.
Holiday Cookies Sure to Delight! (Adult)Dover, $$
Tue, December 8, 2020  -  Tue, December 8, 2020   
Step up your holiday cookie game with this hands-on cooking class in our Powisset Kitchen.Class is limited to 6 people. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
Holiday Cookies Sure to Delight! (Adult)Dover, $$
Thu, December 10, 2020  -  Thu, December 10, 2020   
Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experienced, top-notch instructor. Recipes to take home. A meal to enjoy on-site or to take with you.
You Made That? Holiday Cake Decorating (Adult)Dover, $$
Sun, December 13, 2020  -  Sun, December 13, 2020   
Join master baker Auz Frucci from Dessert Works to create a spectacular layered cake that will wow your friends and family. Special frosting techniques and professional tricks of the trade will also be shared.
Teens in the Kitchen: Holiday CookiesDover, $$
Fri, December 18, 2020  -  Fri, December 18, 2020   
Itís holiday cookie-making time of year. Teens, join us in this hands-on cooking class to make, bake and decorate holiday cookies. This drop-off class is designed for teens ages 13-17.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Holiday CookiesDover, $$
Sat, December 19, 2020  -  Sat, December 19, 2020   
Kids, join us in this hands-on cooking class to make, bake and decorate holiday cookies. Each student will have their own station to work on and their own set of ingredients and kitchen tools.
Ugly Sweater Cookie Decorating NightDover, $$
Tue, December 22, 2020  -  Tue, December 22, 2020   
Friends and family, young and old, join us in the Powisset Cooks! kitchen to decorate holiday cookies! Wear your ugly holiday sweaters! Powisset is NOT a nut-free or gluten-free kitchen
Ugly Sweater Cookie Decorating Night (Adults)Dover, $$
Wed, December 23, 2020  -  Wed, December 23, 2020   
Friends and family, young and old, join us in the Powisset Cooks! kitchen to decorate holiday cookies! Powisset is NOT a nut-free or gluten-free kitchen
Kiddos in the Kitchen: School Holiday DayDover, $$
Tue, December 29, 2020  -  Tue, December 29, 2020   
Kids, come join us during school vacation to cook in the Powisset Farm kitchen! New recipes to taste and try each day, pizza, muffins, pasta, etc.
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
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.
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