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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.


Live Music Sundays JPJamaica Plain, Free
Sun, January 8, 2023  -  Sun, December 31, 2023   
Every Sunday we have live music in the Taproom! Whether its our resident artist, The Lighthouse Route, or a new find, you can enjoy originals and covers by local Boston musicians.
North End Pizza TourBoston, $$
Wed, March 1, 2023  -  Sun, December 31, 2023   
GOT PIZZA? Walk, Learn, Eat ....and repeat with Boston Pizza Tours. Includes 3 full sized slices, 5 Freedom Trail sites, plus admission to Old North church and a historic chocolate making demo - complete with samples!
Find a MA Farmer's Market Near YouMassachusetts, $
Mon, May 1, 2023  -  Sun, October 29, 2023   
Whether you live in the city or suburbs, a Massachusetts farmersí market is not too far from you.
Copley Square Farmers MarketBack Bay
Fri, May 12, 2023  -  Tue, November 21, 2023   
Located in the heart of the commercial and cultural hub of Back Bay, the long-running Copley Square Farmers Market features over three dozen Massachusetts farmers and food producers offering a vibrant selection. The Copley Square Farmers Market is Boston's biggest and...
AFROCITY BRUNCH + DAY PARTYBoston, $
Sun, September 10, 2023  -  Sun, December 29, 2024   
The Best Brunch + Day party in the City. Come out for an elegant Sunday Vibe. Venue : HUE BOSTON†90 Exeter St†Boston, MA 02116 Organization : MTP Events, [email protected],8572930943
Fall Cookie Decorating ClassPembroke, $$
Wed, October 4, 2023  -  Wed, October 4, 2023   
This beginners cookie decorating class will walk you through decorating 6 themed appropriate cookies in a small group setting. No experience is necesscary. So, let's go bake cookies!
Methuen DayMethuen, Free
Sat, October 7, 2023  -  Sat, October 7, 2023   
Methuen Day is on October 2nd from 10 am - 3 pm. Check out - over 60 vendors, live music, food truck row, carnival games, face painting, and more.
OCB Kids Halloween Cookie Decorating ClassWhitman, $
Sat, October 14, 2023  -  Sat, October 14, 2023   
Each student will receive their own cookie decorating kit. All materials will be provided and step-by-step instructions will be given. Class is best suited for children ages 6-14.
Farm to Vine Dinner, featuring Hugh Davies of Schramsberg and Davies Wineries anLexington, $$
Wed, October 18, 2023  -  Wed, October 18, 2023   
Wine and dine with Hugh Davies, President and Founder of Schramsberg and Davies Vineyards. Join the Inn at Hastings Park in Town Meeting Bistro for the ultimate dining experience.
Supper Club: RoastsLexington, $$
Wed, October 25, 2023  -  Wed, October 25, 2023   
Welcome to The Supper Club! Every month, the Inn at Hastings Park hosts an interactive, themed dinner party. Guided by the Innís culinary team, guests are instructed how to prepare a three-course meal.
Halloween Baking ClassOther Boston Area, $$
Thu, October 26, 2023  -  Sat, October 28, 2023   
Join us at Pete's Sweets for a spooktacular baking experience! Whip up some wickedly delicious treats that will leave everyone Spellbound! All you need to bring is your creativity and a dash of Halloween spirit!
Dia de los Muertos TeaLexington, $$
Sat, October 28, 2023  -  Sat, October 28, 2023   
Back by popular demand, the Inn at Hastings Park is celebrating spooky season with Dia de los Muertos Tea on Saturday, October 28th - complete with ofrenda!
Welcome Baby Breakfast By The RunwayMansfield, $
Sun, October 29, 2023  -  Sun, October 29, 2023   
Join other local parents for a yummy breakfast on the patio at Hangar12 at the Mansfield Airport. Chat and connect as we watch the airplanes take off at this unique location.
Welcome Baby Breakfast By The RunwayMansfield, $
Sun, October 29, 2023  -  Sun, October 29, 2023   
Join other local parents for a yummy breakfast on the patio at Hangar12 at the Mansfield Airport. Chat and connect as we watch the airplanes take off at this unique location.
Pancake Breakfast Festival by Rotary Club of NeedhamNeedham, $
Sat, November 4, 2023  -  Sat, November 4, 2023   
All you can eat pancakes, sausages, and drinks. Kids games, fire truck, and more. Nov 4 7am to 11am at Needham High School. Tickets available at www.NeedhamPancakes.com
Be Our Guest: Holiday Hosting Supper ClubLexington, $$
Wed, November 15, 2023  -  Wed, November 15, 2023   
Welcome to The Supper Club! Every month, the Inn at Hastings Park hosts an interactive, themed dinner party. Guided by the Innís culinary team, guests are instructed how to prepare a three-course meal.
Christmas Eve BrunchLexington, $$
Sun, December 24, 2023  -  Sun, December 24, 2023   
Join the Inn at Hastings Park for Christmas Eve Brunch at Town Meeting Bistro! Bring your loved ones to savor the warmth and holiday spirit while enjoying a delicious selection of holiday favorites.
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Central Square Dumpling Festival CANCELLEDCambridge
Sat, May 18, 2024  -  Sat, May 18, 2024   
Get ready to indulge in a dumpling extravaganza like no other! Our lineup will feature 30 sensational local restaurants and food trucks, each showcasing their unique and mouth-watering variations of dumplings.
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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