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Calendar of family and kids events happening in the Greater Boston and New England Area - lots of fun things to do.


Cymbeline: Performed at The Steps at Downtown CrossingBoston, Free
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
A tragic comic spectacle of seduction, deception, and betrayal in five acts. The show will be presented in the open air in historic Downtown Boston.
Virtual Astronomy NightVirtual/Online, $$
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Join our expert astronomer, Nick, for an awesome educational experience online. Each show will teach you how to find some key stars, constellations, and astronomical objects that are visible that night.
Homesteading Basics: Beekeeping (In-Person)Quincy, Free
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Join beekeeper Ken Warchol for and travel inside the beehive to learn about honeybees, their importance in the environment, and how we can help them.
21st Century Classical ComposersConcord, $
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Discover the world of today’s classical composer and join us on Thursday, October 21, 2021, at 7:00 – 8:00 pm for a talk on 21st Century Classical Composers, presented by CCM faculty member Nicole Parks.
Phenomenal Pho: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Join Chef Thi for this hands-on class to master a Phenomenal Pho! You’ll start by building a savory Five Spiced Broth to be served with chicken, rice noodles and various side ingredients
Preschool Farm Explorers at Powisset FarmDover, $$
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Every other Thursday morning will have a different theme including “What Plants Need to Grow” or “Life under a Log.” Activities may include planting seeds, and other age-appropriate hands-on farm “chores.'
Celebrate National Chemistry Week: Fast or Slow . . . Chemistry Makes it Go!Acton
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Fri, October 22, 2021   
Discover the wonders of chemistry as we celebrate National Chemistry Week. Join us for fun, hands-on activities around this year’s theme, Fast or Slow…Chemistry Makes it Go!
An Empowered Life for Children with DisabilitiesActon, Free
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Join Discovery Museum online for a discussion with Sara Minkara, a leading voice in the fields of disability, inclusion, empowerment and authentic leadership to society.
The 24th Boston International Fine Art ShowBoston, $
Thu, October 21, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
The 23rd Boston International Fine Art Show at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts. There are 3,000+ original works of art that are going to be exhibited, from classical to contemporary.
MFA College Days: Fabric of a NationBoston, Free
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Fri, December 10, 2021   
In a special offer to University Members this fall, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), is offering students, faculty and staff of participating institutions complimentary individual tickets to visit Fabric of a Nation: American Quilt Stories on October 22, November 19...
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Head of The Charles Regatta 2021Cambridge, Free
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Watch rowing teams compete from all over the country and take in the sights of autumn along the banks of the Charles River.
Ghosts on the Banke Family HalloweenNew Hampshire, $
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Meet the 'Ghosts' of long-dead sea captains, 17th century shopkeepers and wayward pirates as you trick or treat safely from house to historic house. For children under 12. Costumes welcome.
WCC's Spooktacular Halloween EventsWorcester, $
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Fri, October 22, 2021   
The Whitin Community Center is pleased to announce our very popular Annual Halloween Events on Friday, October 22, 2021: Halloween Haunted Swim Party & Halloween Costume Roller Skating Party, located inside the WCC, at 60 Main Street, Whitinsville MA.
Oktoberfest: Things That Go Bump in the Night Music RevueCambridge, $$
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Take a break from reality at Longy’s annual Oktoberfest at Pickman Hall. It’s a cabaret-style music revue featuring your favorite vocal hits paired with fun-size wicked wit.
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Fall-o-Ween Children's Festival at Frog Pond (aka Pumpkin Float Festival)Boston, Free
Fri, October 22, 2021   
Test your skills to find your way out of the Haunted Fun House Maze, hop on the train, and make your way over to our glow in the dark play space for some nighttime fun featuring LED illuminated swings, seesaws, cornhole...
Celebrating 10 Years of Igniting Kids’ ImaginationsBoston
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Fri, October 22, 2021   
Help celebrate ARCK’s milestone anniversary and a decade of impacting Boston’s youth through arts education with cocktails, passed food, an awards ceremony, and an auction to directly support ARCK’s programs.
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Alton Brown LIVE: Beyond the EatsBoston, $$$
Fri, October 22, 2021   
Alton Brown is hitting the road with a new culinary variety show. Audiences can expect more comedy, more music, more highly unusual cooking demos, and more potentially dangerous sciencey stuff. Prepare for an evening...
Afrobaroque Music & Latin AmericaBoston, $$
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Fri, October 22, 2021   
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage, we will illustrate the intersection of early European music with the aural African and Amerindian traditions and the resulting link with current Latin-American genres.
Festival Ballet Providence presents 'Continuing Points'Rhode Island, $$
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Return to the theater with “Continuing Points” featuring works by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Lia Cirio, plus the exciting classical bravura of Paquita, all presented in a stunning new state of the art venue.
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Longy School of Music: Oktoberfest ConcertCambridge, $
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Take a break from reality at Longy’s annual Oktoberfest at Pickman Hall. It’s a cabaret-style music revue featuring your favorite vocal hits paired with fun-size wicked wit. Costumes are encouraged.
Enigma Chamber Opera presents 'Curlew River'Boston
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Enigma Chamber Opera presents an exciting new staging of Britten's church parable, CURLEW RIVER. Live performance is back! The team at Enigma Chamber Opera are so excited to bring you this production; please join us!
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The Glassblower’s Daughter: An American Fairy TaleArlington, $$
Fri, October 22, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
The Glassblower’s Daughter is a timeless and timely musical fantasy about a teenager who finds her voice and grows empowered by discovering a powerful secret. This original, two-act musical will inspire people of all...
Essex ClamFestEssex, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
The 36th annual Essex Clamfest has everything the small town is known for including pony rides, arts and crafts, K-9 demonstrations and, of course, the ever-popular clam chowder competition.
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Hotel Transylvania Movie Night on the CommonBoston, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021   
This fun, animated film tells the story of Count Dracula, the owner of a hotel called Hotel Transylvania where the world's monsters can take a rest from human civilization. Enjoy a family-friendly movie under the stars.
Meet Susan B. AnthonyWeston, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Actress Sheryl Faye brings to life the famous suffragette Susan B. Anthony in a 45 minute in-character program. Chi ldren receive free women on stamps Ages 7 and up
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Stone Zoo's Boo at the Zoo 2021Stoneham
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals at Stone Zoo. This fun filled event will feature Halloween themed crafts and games, along with a haunted maze.
College Readiness SeminarVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Whether you haven't started thinking about college or already applying, there's something for everyone! Join us for this one-day seminar that has workshops on topics like college essays, financial aid, Ivy League interviews, and more!
Raising Spirits: Latin American and African MusicVirtual/Online, $$
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Global music from wherever you are, ending gender inequality and fighting for sustainability. Join us for performances from six musicians representing Latin America and Africa!
Happy Halloween PartyActon, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
A fun, FREE Halloween Party for children ages 5-9! Join us to make crafts, sing songs, dance around, and have a ton of festive fun!
Outdoor Ceramics SalesLexington
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Come to Lexington Arts and Craft Society for our annual Ceramics Outdoor Trunk Sale. This event is hosted by our amazing and talented Ceramics Guild.
Barefoot Books: Sharing Stories; A Concord Festival of Authors eventConcord, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Join Barefoot Books, an independent award-winning children's book publisher, for our first event in our new West Concord location. Activities will include Storytime, book-signings and crafts!
Boston Children's Museum CreatedBy FestivalBoston, $$
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
The CreatedBy Festival brings together Boston’s technology innovators, designers, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, artists, crafters, students, and more, and introduces them to the many adults and children that attend.
Closing Event for 'Reflecting on our Pandemic Experience'Arlington, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Outdoors celebration with poetry, music and conversation in an evocative art installation -- woven into a beautiful pine forest -- that invites you to reflect on Arlington’s experiences of the pandemic
Castleberry Fall Craft Festival (Wilmington, MA)Wilmington, $$
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Castleberry Faire is travelling is craft festival that tours all over New England. Visit more than 300 juried booths overflowing with original art, fine jewelry, pottery, stained glass...
Maplecrest Terror TrailWest Newbury, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
If you love being scared out of your wits, please join us at one of the most terrifying walk-through experiences of the year! Hosted by Pentucket Arts Foundation & Maple Crest Farm in W. Newbury.
Happy Halloween Party! at Stage Music CenterActon, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Join us for a Free Halloween Party for your 5-9 year old! Dress up, bring friends, and have a ball playing Halloween games, singing spooky songs, and playing together!
FREE Trial Jazz & Ballet Combo Kids Class 🩰🤗 Ballroom in BostonWatertown, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Jazz hands!!! 🤗 👐 🎉 Come join our FREE Jazz & Ballet Combo Trial class! We get creative, have fun, learn the basics of Jazz and Ballet and groove to some fantastic music! 🎶👯‍♂️🩰🎉😻
NILP 40th Anniversary Gala CelebrationSalisbury
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Join us as we celebrate 40 years of supporting people with disabilities reach their independent living goals! Black Tie Optional - Silent Auction, Raffle, Dinner & Dancing to Live Entertainment
Watson Adventures’ Haunted Tales: The Online Halloween Family Scavenger HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Kids and adults team up to virtually explore real places that are said to be haunted, and learn the tales of the ghosts who linger there on this online scavenger hunt.
Lisa the Wise puppet showBrookline, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Puppet Showplace Theater's Resident Artist Sarah Nolen presents a charming and funny show based on classic Russian folktales, about the power of believing in yourself!
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Frankie Valley & the Four SeasonsBoston, $$$
Sat, October 23, 2021   
Oh, what a story. Frankie Valli, who came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of the Four Seasons, is hotter than ever in the 21st century.
Science Tricks & Animal Treats at the EcoTarium MuseumWorcester, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Join our educators for sneaky science programs about animal camouflage, invisible forces, and secret powers, then join our wildlife keepers to learn about the treats and training that enrich our resident animal’s lives.
Inn at Hastings Park Disney's Coco Halloween TeaLexington, $$$
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Join the Inn at Hastings Park for this year's Halloween Tea, a ghostly and fun family experience with a Disney’s Coco (Day of the Dead) theme!
Community Events for Kids at Tenacre Country Day SchoolWellesley, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, November 6, 2021   
Tenacre Country Day School in Wellesley is offering engaging child-centered programming for children aged 3-4 and 6-8. Programs are taught by Tenacre teachers. Registration is required.
Saco Spirit's Annual Pumpkin Harvest FestivalMaine, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Saco Spirit's Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival is family fun for the whole family. Enjoy music, crafters, shopping, children's games and old fashion fun.
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Boo at the Zoo - Stone ZooStoneham, $$
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Trick-or-Treat around Stone Zoo. Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals. Thrills, chills, and animals lurk around every corner on the Trick-or-Treat Trail.
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Jamaica Plain Lantern Parade & FestivalJamaica Plain, Free
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Each year people flock to Jamaica Pond on each of two evenings at sunset with their decorated paper lanterns; many children arriving in full Halloween costume as well.
Studio Two – A Beatles TributeBeverly, $
Sat, October 23, 2021  -  Sat, October 23, 2021   
Headlining Beatles tribute band, Studio Two, featuring graduates from Berklee College of Music and Beatles devotees, pay homage to the greatest rock band of all time.
Live Owl Presentation at Spellman MuseumWeston, $
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Eyes on Owls will bring five to six owls including a snowy owl to the Museum and explain their preparation for winter. Two programs at 1:00 and 3:00
Barks, Brews & BoosBoston, Free
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Pet-friendly Halloween event at Pappas Way green space. Meet your neighbors for a day of Halloween fun with your pet. Dress your pet in their Halloween best for a chance to win 1 of 3 prizes.
6th Annual Say NO Bullying (Virtual) FestivalVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Join the global community for the 6th Annual Say NO Bullying Virtual Festival. This event will stream online. For complete details, to RSVP, and to make a donation, visit SayNOBullying.org.
North End By Little Feet Walking TourBoston, $
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
This child’s-eye view of the Freedom Trail in the North End, Boston’s oldest neighborhood, is specially designed for young walkers from 6 -12 years of age.
Free Virtual Step-By-Step Animal Drawing Workshop with David from Creator Kidz!Virtual/Online, Free
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Come join us on Zoom for a free Virtual Step-By-Step Animal Drawing Workshop with David from Creator Kidz! Perfect for kids in 2nd through 8th grade who want to create!
Broadway at Your TableStoughton, $
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
This year marks our 40th Anniversary of Starline 1981-2021. BROADWAY AT YOUR TABLE gives you 2 shows in one visit with plenty of fun and laughter for all.
Pumpkins & Poetry at Wayside InnSudbury, $
Sun, October 24, 2021   
Join The Wayside Inn Foundation for an afternoon of family-friendly Halloween fun! An outdoor exhibit with a poetry walk featuring the poem “Haunted Houses” in the Longfellow Memorial Garden will be featured.
Move for MDSBoston, $
Sun, October 24, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Please join us for a friendly 5K to support Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation in our fight against MDS – run, walk, wheel, or any movement you prefer!
Tots in the KitchenDover, $$
Tue, October 26, 2021  -  Tue, October 26, 2021   
Tots in the Kitchen at Powisset Farm where toddles 2 years 9 months – 5 year olds will learn the basics of cooking. Each session children will make a simple muffin or cookie recipe to take home.
Conversation Café with Abelardo Morell over ZoomVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, October 27, 2021  -  Wed, October 27, 2021   
Obscura no more. Join world-renowned photographer Abelardo Morell for a virtual discussion of his inspirations and techniques featured in his exhibition, Abelardo Morell: Projecting Italy.
Boston Children’s Chorus Placement Sessions – Ages 7-18Virtual/Online, Free
Wed, October 27, 2021  -  Wed, October 27, 2021   
Your singer will engage with two of our talented conductors or staff during the placement session. A scheduled 10 minute session and singers will be evaluated on vocal production, level of music literacy, and presentation.
Boston Children’s Chorus Placement Sessions – Ages 7-18Virtual/Online, Free
Wed, October 27, 2021  -  Wed, October 27, 2021   
Your singer will engage with two of our talented conductors or staff during the placement session. A scheduled 10 minute session and singers will be evaluated on vocal production, level of music literacy, and presentation.
Spooktastic Virtual Halloween Party: An Interactive, Halloween Costume PartyVirtual/Online
Thu, October 28, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
If you love games, mysteries, and costume contests, then you'll love what Supernow and their magical instructors have in store for this virtual Halloween party. It’ll be silly, surprising and just spooky for 4-10!
2021 MassChallenge U.S. Showcase & AwardsVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, October 28, 2021  -  Thu, October 28, 2021   
The 2021 MassChallenge U.S. Showcase and Awards is a celebration of creativity and innovation coming from the minds of entrepreneurs building game-changing businesses that will impact the way we live, work, and play.
Dia De Los Muertos: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, October 28, 2021  -  Thu, October 28, 2021   
Join Chef Thi and her favorite Mexican recipes. You’ll make Tamales with Refried Beans, spicy homemade Salsa Verde, and a flavor bursting Citrus and Kale Salad with Pepitas and Spiced Cilantro Lime Dressing.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester Grand Drawing Gala-weenQuincy, $$$$
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Join Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester in celebrating what we can do together and help raise critical funds that will ensure bright futures for the children of Dorchester!
Halloween Trail Walk and Scavenger HuntActon
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Get dressed up in your Halloween costumes and take a walk through the conservation land. Help us find the ingredients we need to add to our Witches’ Brew!
Halloween Spooktacular with Vampirina at Jam Time MaynardMaynard, Free
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Head to Jam Time in Maynard for a Spooktacular Bash! Balloon animals, arts & crafts, playtime, trick-or-treating, deals on play passes and birthday parties and costume contest prizes! Vampirina will be visiting!
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Halloween Spooktacular! at Boston Children's MuseumBoston, $$
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Celebrate Halloween in a safe and fun manner during Boston Children’s Museum’s Halloween SPOOKtacular. This fun celebration will include 13 frightful activities to enjoy throughout the night including trick-or-treating!
Boo in the BarnyardSouthborough, $
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Wear your costume to celebrate Halloween on the Farm! Animals, hayrides, treats, games, crafts, just to name a few things that will be going on during the event!
Halloween Trail Walk and Treasure HuntActon, $
Fri, October 29, 2021  -  Fri, October 29, 2021   
Get dressed up in your Halloween costumes and take a walk through the woods with us. We’ll be using a trail map and compass to discover treats along the way.
A Historically Spooky Halloween at Plimoth PlantationPlymouth, $
Fri, October 29, 2021   
Follow the pumpkin-lit paths to a game pavilion where kids can try their hand at 17th-century inspired games and then hear spooky stories by the fire. Each child will receive a gift bag of Halloween goodies.
A Happily Ever After Halloween!Beverly, $
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
A Children’s Show with Interactive Story Time with song performances and Halloween themed dances, a Costume Contest, and Meet and Greet! Presented by Ice Queen Cosplay Princess Parties
Halloween Family Fun Lunch CruiseBoston, $$
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
On Saturday, October 30, from 12 - 2pm, join the crew for a special Halloween cruise including a Halloween costume parade, activities for kids, candy and live entertainment.
Halloween HullabalooActon
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Wear your Halloween costume to challenge yourself to a few holes of Pumpkin PuttPutt and other outdoor games with a frightfully fun twist. Use your powers of observation on a Spooktacular Scavenger Hunt and more!
Halloween Spooktacular at Jam Time Natick at the MallNatick, $
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Head to Jam Time inside the Natick Mall for a Spooktacular Bash! Arts & crafts, playtime, trick-or-treating, deals on passes and birthday parties, costume contest prizes and character visits from Jack Skeleton and Pirate Pumpkin!
Cambridge Nursery School, Fall Open HouseCambridge, Free
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Looking for a preschool for next Fall? Tucked away in the quiet Avon Hill neighborhood of North Cambridge, Cambridge Nursery School offers a warm, nurturing, play-based program.
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Doggone Halloween Pet Parade! at Downtown CrossingBoston, Free
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Get your pooch in costume and head down to Faneuil Hall Marketplace for some spooktacular howl-o-ween fun! Stroll the promenades with your pet and walk the red carpet to show off your seasonal spirit
HERO Kids Sports Halloween Event!Charlestown, $
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
HERO KIDS SPORTS HALLOWEEN! Sports, Costumes and Trick or Treat!! Wear your costume and join the fun! Receive a trick or treat from our HERO Team! Limited spaces by city guidelines.
Open Air Celebration: Remembrance of Climate Futures/ArlingtonArlington, Free
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Outdoors celebration kicking off a new environmental public art project, Saturday, October 30, 1-2pm (rain date October 31, 1-2pm) outside the Edith M. Fox Library, 175 Mass Avenue, Arlington, MA
Boston Zombie Crawl (Adults)Boston, $
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Boston's #1 Halloween event is here! Enjoy an all access pass & join hundreds of costumed guests as you bounce from bar to bar with your friends celebrating Halloween!
Zoo Howl at Franklin Park ZooBoston
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Fri, October 31, 2031   
Thrills, chills, and animals await you at Franklin Park Zoo’s annual Zoo Howl! Visit during October 26th through the 27th from 11 AM to 3 PM!
University Station Hosts Truck or Treat Halloween PartyWestwood, Free
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
University Station in Westwood, MA is hosting Truck-or-Treat on Saturday, October 30 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Families will enjoy music, trick-or-treating and a variety of trucks.
Halloween HullabalooActon, $
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Join as we celebrate Halloween weekend! Dress for the occasion and give your Halloween costume the chance to spook, sparkle, and shine.
Tricks and Treats: Spooky Science at the Waterworks MuseumBoston, Free
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Head over to the Waterworks Museum for a free, fun, Halloween event and explore the science behind different crafts, effects, and activities while collecting candy!
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Halloween Zoo Howl: Franklin Park Zoo 2021Boston, $$
Sat, October 30, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals. Thrills, chills, and animals lurk around every corner on the Trick-or-Treat Trail. Other haunted happenings include crafts, games, costume...
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Laurie Berkner Halloween Party Virtual Family ConcertsVirtual/Online, $$
Sun, October 31, 2021   
Get set for an un-boo-lievably fun time at Laurie Berkner's Halloween Party Family Concerts! Two live, interactive, virtual performances on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020 at 12:00pm & 5:00pm.
Halloween Carnival at Jam Time NorwoodNorwood, Free
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Head to Jam Time in Norwood for a Halloween Carnival! Carnival games and arts & crafts, playtime, a dance party with Baby Ghost, trick-or-treating, deals on play passes & birthday parties & costume contest prizes!
Halloween Spooktacular with Vampirina at Jam Time NatickNatick, $
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Head to Jam Time in Natick (not Natick Mall) for a Spooktacular Bash! Arts, crafts, playtime, trick-or-treating, deals on passes, birthday parties and costume contest prizes & dance party with Vampirina!
Beacon Hill with a BOO! Walking TourBoston, $
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Join Boston By Foot for our most popular event of the year! For more than 30 years, this tour has been part of any great Halloween celebration in Boston.
Watercolor Prism Technique Workshop With Nan RumpfWayland
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Join artist Nan Rumpf for this single session workshop on the watercolor prism technique at The W Gallery of Wayland on Oct. 31 from 9 am to 1 pm.
Big Sports Card & Autograph ShowDedham, $
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Big Sports Card & Memorabilia Show, buy-sell-trade with over 50 vendors, lots of giveaways, $2 admission, under 12 free, reference table of price guides.
Spooky Stroll and Pumpkin PatchBoston, Free
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Covid safe apple bobbing, a pumpkin patch, and a spooky stroll! This Halloween you're in for a treat with Boston Public Market! Win prizes, get a pumpkin, and check out our GIANT PumpKing and Queen.
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Hansel & Gretel by Tanglewood MarionettesBrookline, $
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Tanglewood Marionettes’ production of Hansel and Gretel is based on the classic fairytale by the Brothers Grimm, and features melodies from the classic Humperdinck opera.
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Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) CelebrationBoston, Free
Sun, October 31, 2021  -  Mon, November 1, 2021   
Dia de Muertos is celebrated in traditional Mexican homes where departed family members are remembered by altars lovingly decorated with photographs, papel picado paper decorations, offerings of fruit, favorite food and...
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Halloween Costume Contest at Roger Williams Park Botanical CenterRhode Island, Free
Sun, October 31, 2021   
Join us at the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center from 10AM-4PM for a fun costume contest for plant-inspired costumes. Get creative!
Create the Change Day 2021Boston, $
Mon, November 1, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
PGK will be hosting 4 virtual service sessions, as well as to mobilize youth in all 50 states in a Create the Change (R) Challenge to serve alongside friends, family, and classmates using dozens of DIY projects you can do in your community.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Examining Slavery’s Modern LegacyVirtual/Online, Free
Mon, November 1, 2021  -  Mon, November 1, 2021   
MassArt Art Museum (MAAM) to host a free virtual lecture by Nikole Hannah-Jones on Monday, November 1 at 6:30pm. This discussion will examine slavery’s enduring modern legacy and the centering of the Black American experience.
Tot Time at Gore PlaceWaltham, $
Tue, November 2, 2021  -  Tue, November 2, 2021   
Explore nature with rocks, sticks, water, and more. Provocations to explore different elements of nature are open-ended and allow children to do as little or as much of an activity as they like.
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Leigh Nash Performance at Club PassimCambridge, $$
Tue, November 2, 2021   
Singer-songwriter Leigh Nash, best known as the lead singer for Sixpence None the Richer is set to perform at Club Passim. Nash will play Club Passim on Tuesday November 2 at 8pm. Get Happy is her latest release and...
Boston Children’s Chorus Placement Sessions – Ages 7-18Virtual/Online, Free
Wed, November 3, 2021  -  Wed, November 3, 2021   
oston Children's Chorus (BCC) invites singers, aged 7-18, to join us for the 2021-2022 season! BCC is a creative, affirming, and vibrant community with over 300 young artists in 8 choirs.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Grilled Cheese ClassicsDover, $$
Wed, November 3, 2021  -  Wed, November 3, 2021   
In this hands-on children’s cooking class, children will learn how to make the basic grilled cheese sandwich and how to incorporate other ingredients, including vegetables, to enhance this cheesy favorite.
Old North Church Presents Mutiny on the Rising Sun: Slavery, Smuggling & ChocolaVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, November 3, 2021  -  Wed, November 3, 2021   
Digital Speaker Series at Old North Church & Historic Site Continues with Author and Historian Jared Ross Hardesty on Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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Warren Miller's 'Winter Starts Now' Film TourBoston, $
Wed, November 3, 2021  -  Sat, November 6, 2021   
Celebrate snowriding with Warren Miller’s 'Winter Starts Now,” and venture from the ski hill down the street to the highest peak on the horizon. Join Outside+ for exclusive access. Learn more at warrenmiller.com.
AAVSO 110 Anniversary CelebrationSomerville, $$$
Wed, November 3, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
Join us for the AAVSO celebration of their 110th year and AAVSO Annual Meeting, Wednesday, November 3 through Sunday, November 7, 2021, at The Row Hotel in Assembly Row, Somerville, MA.
Collage: Abstract Painting With PaperWayland
Thu, November 4, 2021  -  Thu, November 4, 2021   
This is a three hour workshop held at The W Gallery in Wayland where you will learn to make an abstract piece of art using a collage technique.
Preschool Farm Explorers at Powisset FarmDover, $$
Thu, November 4, 2021  -  Thu, November 4, 2021   
Adult supervision is required; this is not a drop off program. Little farmers and their grownups should wear closed-toe shoes and clothes that can get a little dirty.
Pies the Limit! Holiday Pies: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, November 4, 2021  -  Thu, November 4, 2021   
You’ll learn techniques for flaky crusts, which pies are best suited for lattice crusts, tricks for perfecting fillings and how to bake ahead and freeze for the holidays.
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HadestownBoston, $$$
Thu, November 4, 2021   
Welcome to HADESTOWN, where a song can change your fate. Intertwining two mythic tales — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone — HADESTOWN is a haunting and hopeful...
Hybrid 19th Annual Leave No One Behind GalaBoston
Thu, November 4, 2021  -  Thu, November 4, 2021   
Benefitting the New England Center and Home for Veterans. Leave No One Behind has been the signature fundraising event to support the many programs and services at the New England Center and Home for Veterans.
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The TCAN Players Present: HARVEYNatick, $$
Fri, November 5, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Mary Chase’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play is the story of Elwood P. Dowd, an amiable but eccentric man with a very strange best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.
Pro Wrestling Supershow Returns!Brockton, $
Fri, November 5, 2021  -  Fri, November 5, 2021   
Pro Wrestling Supershow returns to Brockton featuring an all star family friendly event with new englands best superstar wrestlers. 8 Matches, meet and greet and more
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New England Christmas Festival (aka Boston Christmas Festival)Connecticut, $$
Fri, November 5, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
Over 300 of America’s Finest Artists, and Craftsmen offering great Holiday Shopping!! Gourmet Foods to sample and buy.
Luminarium Dance presents 'Contradictions + Casual Self-Loathing'Dedham, $
Fri, November 5, 2021  -  Sat, November 6, 2021   
Don't miss out on Luminarium Dance Company's production of 'Contradictions + Casual Self Loathing,' which takes a glimpse through the many transparencies of life experience, specifically the female experience.
American Field Hosts Holiday Pop-Up ExperienceBoston, $
Sat, November 6, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
The AF Fall 21 Boston Pop-Up will feature over 30 independent designers and craftsmen offering the latest in fashion, beauty and grooming products, home decor, leather-goods and more
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The Pied Piper of HamelinBrookline, $$
Sat, November 6, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
The town of Hamelin has a rat problem, and there's only one person who can help! CactusHead Puppets brings the story of the Pied Piper to life in this kid-friendly comedic adaptation of the traditional folktale.
Broadway at Your TableStoughton, $
Sat, November 6, 2021  -  Sat, November 6, 2021   
This year marks our 40th Anniversary of Starline 1981-2021. BROADWAY AT YOUR TABLE gives you 2 shows in one visit with plenty of fun and laughter for all.
Castleberry Holiday Craft FaireWorcester, $
Sat, November 6, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
Castleberry Faire is travelling is craft festival that tours all over New England. Visit more than 300 juried booths overflowing with original art, fine jewelry, pottery, stained glass...
GIS Virtual Admissions Open House – Upper CampusVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, November 6, 2021  -  Sat, November 6, 2021   
Join us for a virtual Open House to learn more about our approach to bilingual education in grades 1-12. Meet faculty, staff and parents and ask any questions you may have.
Boston River RunBoston, Free
Sun, November 7, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
Flat, family-friendly, scenic, safe 5K charity run/walk along the Charles River. All proceeds benefit the Andrew Graham Semper Fi Fund. Join us for our 10th Annual!
GenesisHR Battlegreen Run – Live and Virtual OptionsLexington, $
Sun, November 7, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
The GenesisHR Battlegreen Run will be celebrating their 25th race on Sunday, November 7, 2021 in Lexington, MA! Racers can choose between 10K or 5K race, 5K Walk and Kids Fun Run.
Playground Playdate at the JCC Early Learning Center in Brookline/BrightonBrookline, Free
Sun, November 7, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
Grab your family and join us for some fall playground fun at the JCC Early learning Center (50 Sutherland Road) in Brighton on Sunday, November 7 from 10:30am-12pm.
Farmsteads of New England Online Auction, Bidding for GrowthVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, November 7, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Join Farmsteads of New England for their 19th Annual Auction- Bidding for Growth. The Silent auction will be going on from 12PM Sunday, November 7 to 5PM Sunday, November 14.
The Original New England Vinyl Record & CD ShowDedham, $$
Sun, November 7, 2021  -  Sun, November 7, 2021   
50 dealer tables selling all types of Vinyl Records, CDs, DVDs and Music Memorabilia. This is a great place to come and find all those vinyl records you have been looking for.
After-School Animal Encounters: Teeming Tidepools (Free Virtual Family Event)Virtual/Online, Free
Tue, November 9, 2021  -  Tue, November 9, 2021   
Bring the whole family to this interactive virtual event! Come with your questions and curiosity to meet the Harvard Museum of Natural History's incredible animals over Zoom.
Oak Meadow School Virtual Open House SessionsVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, November 9, 2021  -  Tue, November 16, 2021   
We invite you to join us for our virtual open house sessions to meet our faculty and learn about our programs, serving children from toddlers through grade 8
The Play's The Thing: Intro to Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar for KidsWayland
Tue, November 9, 2021  -  Tue, December 14, 2021   
This is a 6 week class held on Tuesdays from 6 pm to 7:30 pm. Veteran actor Chuck Schwager will teach 12 and 13 year old kids the play Julius Caesar culminating in a live performance.
Boston International Kids Film Festival Online 2021Boston, $
Tue, November 9, 2021  -  Sun, November 21, 2021   
The ninth annual Boston International Kids Film Festival in partnership with GBH will take place online for a special three day film festival November 9 - 21, 2021.
Boston Children’s Chorus Placement Sessions – Ages 7-18Virtual/Online, Free
Wed, November 10, 2021  -  Wed, November 10, 2021   
We would love to hear them! Boston Children's Chorus (BCC) invites singers, aged 7-18, to join us for the 2021-2022 season! BCC is a creative, affirming, and vibrant community with over 300 young artists in 8 choirs.
Perfectly Paired! Essential Holiday Side Dishes: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, November 11, 2021  -  Thu, November 11, 2021   
Guests will craft a Vegan Wild Rice Dressing that will leave family and friends amazed to learn it’s totally vegan friendly! Add in Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Cranberry and Shallots.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Mexican FiestaDover, $$
Thu, November 11, 2021  -  Thu, November 11, 2021   
Kids, will learn and make a Mexican food-themed meal including the traditional dips (guacamole, salsa and queso), handmade tortillas, quesadillas and churros. Children will get to pack up their creations to enjoy at home.
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Master Chef Jr. LIVE!Boston, $$
Fri, November 12, 2021   
MasterChef Junior Live! is bringing the culinary hit TV show directly to Boston…LIVE on stage for one night only! The cast will be cooking up a storm in head-to-head cooking demonstrations and fun (sometimes messy!)...
Society of Arts + Crafts presents CraftBoston Holiday 2021Boston
Fri, November 12, 2021  -  Mon, January 31, 2022   
Be sure not to miss CraftBoston Holiday 2021! This online event features the most outstanding artists of our time, showcasing one-of-a-kind and limited-edition craft in all media.
IphigeniaBoston, $$$
Fri, November 12, 2021  -  Sat, November 13, 2021   
Two of the most visionary and daring musical voices of our time – composer Wayne Shorter and librettist and performer esperanza spalding – have created a modern operatic re-imagining of a powerful ancient story.
The Last Five YearsBoston, $$$
Fri, November 12, 2021  -  Sun, December 12, 2021   
The Lyric Stage Company of Boston presents its first musical since Little Shop of Horrors in October 2019 with Jason Robert Brown’s intimate portrait of young romance in The Last Five Years.
WCC's Fabulous 50's Homecoming GalaWorcester, $$$
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sat, November 13, 2021   
Join us for a glamorous retro evening to support G.M. Whitin’s vision of community. Take a step back in time as our Gymnasium will be transformed into a 1950’s Homecoming.
New England Camp FairNewton, Free
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sat, November 13, 2021   
The New England Camp Fair is FREE for kids and their grown-ups, open to the public and brings together over 30 camps in New England serving kids ages 5–14.
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The Perils of Mr. PunchBrookline, $
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Follow the ongoing troubles and travails of Mr. Punch as he sings his way through trouble, adventure, and triumph in this hilarious new production by Modern Times Theater.
Family Nature Walk at Gore PlaceWaltham, $
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sat, November 13, 2021   
Join our outdoor educator for a guided walk on our grounds. We will look for plants and animals living at Gore Place and discover ways to find nature in our own neighborhoods.
GIS Admissions Open House – Lower CampusAllston, Free
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sat, November 13, 2021   
Please join us for an in-person Open House at our Lower Campus. Tour the building, meet teachers, students, and parents and learn more about our German immersion program in preschool and kindergarten.
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Shen Yun 2021Boston, $$$$
Sat, November 13, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Ancient legends of virtue and modern tales of courage are brought to life by more than a dozen dances and songs, making for one extraordinary, uplifting and unforgettable experience.
St. Paul's Choir School Virtual Open HouseVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, November 14, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Join us for our online open house. Explore Saint Paul's Choir School and meet our teachers and students. See the school and hear the boys perform at their best.
Bedford HandmadeBedford, Free
Sun, November 14, 2021  -  Sun, November 14, 2021   
Join us at the annual Bedford High School Handmade Fair is a celebration of local artists and artisans, it's a juried fair with food, art, and gifts.
Christmas Festival of Lights at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Mon, November 15, 2021  -  Fri, December 31, 2021   
Edaville takes you into an enchanting wonderland where you can experience millions & millions of lights, unlimited Christmas train rides, unlimited use of all 90 plus rides and attractions including access to Thomas Land & Cran Central.
Tot Time at Gore PlaceWaltham, $
Tue, November 16, 2021  -  Tue, November 16, 2021   
Explore nature with rocks, sticks, water, and more. Provocations to explore different elements of nature are open-ended and allow children to do as little or as much of an activity as they like.
Old North Church Presents David Walker & The Notion of CitizenshipVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, November 16, 2021  -  Tue, November 16, 2021   
Digital Speaker Series Continues with Dr. Salim Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This talk will be the first of a three-part series dedicated to Walker, his work, and his legacy.
The Art of Collecting: Panel Discussion over ZoomVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, November 17, 2021  -  Wed, November 17, 2021   
Uncover the human condition in this eponymous exhibition, consisting of works from the private collection of Arthur S. Goldberg. The exhibition is now On View through January 9, 2022.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Cupcakes!Dover, $$
Wed, November 17, 2021  -  Wed, November 17, 2021   
Children will make cake batter from scratch, delicious frostings, and spend time decorating the cupcakes they create. At the end of the class, students will share their creations and eat the cupcakes they’ve prepared.
Home For the Holidays! Curating Your Holiday Spread: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, November 18, 2021  -  Thu, November 18, 2021   
This class focuses on food, wine and table design for memorable holiday gathering. Chef Thi will show guests how to build a picture-perfect Cheese and Charcuterie Board accompanied by a more-than-just-raw-veggie Crudite spread.
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Frog Pond Ice Rink Opening DayBoston, Free
Thu, November 18, 2021   
The Skating Club of Boston is looking forward to another season of fun on the ice at the Frog Pond! Come down to skate and have some fun kicking off the 2021 season.
Open House & Faure's RequiemCambridge, Free
Thu, November 18, 2021  -  Thu, November 18, 2021   
Join us for our online (Nov. 14) or in-person open houses (Nov. 18). Attend on November 18 to see and hear our students at their best during the famed Faure Requiem.
Snowbound FestivalBoston
Fri, November 19, 2021  -  Sun, November 21, 2021   
The Snowbound Festival serves as the official kick off for winter that brings the community together to celebrate our collective excitement about the coming season.
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Magic of Lights at Gillette Stadium 2021Foxboro, $$
Fri, November 19, 2021  -  Fri, December 24, 2021   
Magic of Lights is a dazzling, drive-through holiday lights experience featuring favorite holiday scenes and characters of the season using the latest LED technology and digital animations. Experience Magic of Lights...
Easy Street Benefit Concert At The W GalleryWayland, Free
Fri, November 19, 2021  -  Fri, November 19, 2021   
Easy Street Band / Cabin Fever. 100% of donations made at the door and from passing the hat will go to Arts Wayland. Nov. 19th at 7:30 pm
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Marshfield Holiday Light ShowMarshfield, $$
Fri, November 19, 2021  -  Mon, December 20, 2021   
The display at the Marshfield Fairgrounds is returning for its third year for those looking for a drive-thru lights display on the South Shore. It’s got dozens of large displays along the mile, and they’ll twinkle in...
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America's Hometown Thanksgiving Parade CelebrationPlymouth, Free
Sat, November 20, 2021  -  Sat, November 20, 2021   
The Annual America’s Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration will be held this year as it is each year at the birthplace of Thanksgiving, Plymouth, Massachusetts on the weekend before Thanksgiving.
Admissions Open House: Belmont Day Middle SchoolVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, November 20, 2021  -  Sat, November 20, 2021   
Join us for Belmont Day School's Virtual Admissions Open House for Middle School, grades 6, 7, and 8, on Saturday, November 20 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Pre-registration is required for this event.
Holiday Card Block Printing With Bryan ClockerWayland
Sat, November 20, 2021  -  Sat, November 20, 2021   
This is an beginner class held at The W Gallery (57 Andrew Ave, Wayland) where you will use a block print technique to create holiday cards.
Broadway at Your Table - Nov. 20, 2021Stoughton, $
Sat, November 20, 2021  -  Sat, November 20, 2021   
This year marks our 40th Anniversary of Starline 1981-2021. BROADWAY AT YOUR TABLE gives you 2 shows in one visit with plenty of fun and laughter for all.
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Squirrel Stole my UnderpantsBrookline, $
Sat, November 20, 2021  -  Sun, November 21, 2021   
Join us Thanksgiving weekend for our Animal Superstars series featuring celebrity creatures from your favorite stories. Only at New England's oldest Puppet Theater, Puppet Showplace!
Passim All Stars: One Night of MusicCambridge, $$
Sun, November 21, 2021   
Six all-star performers who kick started their career many years ago on the Club Passim stage will reunite on November 21st. Bill Staines, Mason Daring & Jeannie Stahl, Billy Novick & Guy Van Duser, and Stuart Shulman offer a variety of genres including: folk, blues, jazz,...
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Enchanted Village: Jordan's Furniture Avon - CLOSED for 2020 SeasonAvon, $
Mon, November 22, 2021  -  Sat, January 1, 2022   
Enjoy Boston's historic Enchanted Village, now on view at Jordan's Furniture in Avon. Jordan’s Furniture purchased the surviving pieces of the Enchanted Village at auction and restored the vintage collection to its...
Acrylic Painting Fundamentals ClassWayland
Mon, November 22, 2021  -  Mon, December 20, 2021   
Join us for a 5 week course taught by Felipe Zamora on the fundamentals of acrylic painting at The W Gallery of Wayland (57 Andrew Ave, Wayland).
What's Open on Thanksgiving Day?New England
Thu, November 25, 2021  -  Thu, November 25, 2021   
What's open for fun on Thanksgiving Day in Greater Boston? Check here to find out. If you are looking for fun things to do over the holiday weekend, be sure to visit our event guide.
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The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas MusicalBoston, $$
Fri, November 26, 2021  -  Fri, November 26, 2021   
The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical is the thrilling spectacle of music and dance that transports audiences to the North Pole to glimpse the magical lives of Santa’s Scout Elves.
Night Lights at Tower Hill: Holiday LightsBoylston, $$
Fri, November 26, 2021  -  Thu, December 30, 2021   
Two of our beautiful garden properties will sparkle with thousands of shimmering, artfully designed holiday lights. Bring the whole family for a magical, fun, and safe outdoor experience – with food, refreshments, and more.
All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914Stoneham, $$
Fri, November 26, 2021  -  Thu, December 23, 2021   
The Western Front, Christmas, 1914. Out of the violence a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man’s Land singing “Stille Nacht.”
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Sir George and the Dragon at Puppet ShowplaceBrookline, $
Sat, November 27, 2021  -  Sun, November 28, 2021   
Join an adventurous princess as she journeys to Mystery Mountain to visit the Great Green Dragon. Along the way you'll meet Zelda the babysitter, a silly bat, Sir George and his clumsy dog, and of course the lovable...
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Lightwire Theater's A Very Electric ChristmasBoston, $$$
Sat, November 27, 2021   
Follow the story of a young bird named Max and his family, as they begin their journey south for the winter. Dancing toy soldiers, caroling worms, and performing poinsettias light up the stage in Lightwire Theater’s A...
Lowell City of Lights Parade 2021Lowell, Free
Sun, November 28, 2021  -  Sun, November 28, 2021   
Come and celebrate during the annual City of Lights parade hosted in downtown Lowell to announce the official start to the holiday season and see the lighting of City Hall.
UNICEF at 75 in Boston - A Celebration of 75 Years of UNICEFBoston, $$$$
Tue, November 30, 2021  -  Tue, November 30, 2021   
On Giving Tuesday, UNICEF USA will host a UNICEF at 75 event in Boston. This year’s event will bring together UNICEF supporters across the country to celebrate UNICEF's historic 75th year of lifesaving work.
Tots in the KitchenDover, $$
Tue, November 30, 2021  -  Tue, November 30, 2021   
Tots in the Kitchen at Powisset Farm where toddles 2 years 9 months – 5 year olds will learn the basics of cooking. Each session children will make a simple muffin or cookie recipe to take home.
French Bistro: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, December 2, 2021  -  Thu, December 2, 2021   
Chef Thi will teach you how to make a perfect farm fresh Green Salad with Crispy Chevre and Classic Dijion Vinaigrette, Bavette Au Poivre, perfect Pommes Puree, and Mousse au Chocolat. Voila!
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Boston Pops: Holiday Pops 2021Virtual/Online, $$$$
Thu, December 2, 2021  -  Fri, December 24, 2021   
Take part in one of Boston's most beloved traditions - a Holiday Pops concert at historic Symphony Hall. Bring your family and friends for a matinee or evening concert and enjoy the glorious 2021 New England holiday...
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A Christmas Carol: North Shore Music TheatreBeverly, $$$
Thu, December 2, 2021  -  Thu, December 23, 2021   
Ebenezer Scrooge and (assorted ghosts) discover the true spirit of the holiday in this North Shore Music Theater favorite.
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Boston Blink! Holiday Lights & Sound Extravaganza 2021Boston, Free
Fri, December 3, 2021  -  Sat, January 1, 2022   
Blink! featuring the music of the Holiday Pops, is a state-of-the-art light and sound extravaganza that will transfer every inch of Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
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Boston Pops Holiday Pops Kids Matinees 2021Boston, $$$
Sat, December 4, 2021  -  Sun, December 19, 2021   
These special family concerts include a children's sing-along and photos with Santa. For those seated at the floor tables, there are special kid-friendly menu options along with holiday treats.
New England Model Train EXPOMarlborough, $
Sat, December 4, 2021  -  Sun, December 5, 2021   
The region’s largest holiday season train show with operating layouts in multiple scales, over 220 dealer tables, new and used model trains and supplies, manufacturer displays, railroadiana, books, collectibles, white elephant table, and more.
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A Christmas Story, The MusicalBoston, $$
Tue, December 7, 2021  -  Sun, December 19, 2021   
A Christmas Story, The Musical, brings the classic 1983 movie to hilarious life on stage in Boston at the Boch Center Wang Theatre
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Crazy Crackers & DipsDover, $$
Wed, December 8, 2021  -  Wed, December 8, 2021   
Learn to make homemade crackers and delicious dips to dip them in animal cracker and sweet dip and herb dip and herd flatbread crackers with vegetable dip.
Wire-Wrapped Holiday Ring ClassWayland
Wed, December 8, 2021  -  Wed, December 8, 2021   
A Wire-Wrapped Holiday Ring Workshop taught by Neela Kiely and held at The W Gallery in Wayland on Wednesday, December 8th from 6 pm to 9 pm.
Holiday Cookies: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, December 9, 2021  -  Thu, December 9, 2021   
Change your holiday cookie game with this hands-on cooking class in Powisset’s Kitchen. Chef Thi will show guests how to bake creative and seasonal cookies that are sure to bring cheer this holiday season.
Leslie Odom Jr. The Christmas TourBoston, $$$
Thu, December 9, 2021   
Leslie Odom, Jr. is a multifaceted, award-winning vocalist, songwriter, author, and actor. THE CHRISTMAS TOUR promises Odom’s renditions of holiday classics, along with original tunes sure to make your season bright.
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Cirque Dreams Holidaze 2021Boston, $$
Fri, December 10, 2021  -  Sun, December 12, 2021   
Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the 2021 season with the must-see holiday show. Featuring features over 300 imaginative costumes, 20 world-class astonishing acts, the finest singers celebrating the most wonderful time...
GIS Admissions Open House – Lower CampusVirtual/Online, Free
Mon, December 13, 2021  -  Mon, December 13, 2021   
You are invited to join us for a virtual Admissions Open House. Enjoy an online tour of our beautiful child-scaled Lower Campus and learn about our German immersion program in Preschool and Kindergarten.
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Snowport - Boston Seaport Ice Rink & Curling LanesBoston
Wed, December 15, 2021  -  Tue, March 1, 2022   
This year, the Snowport Ice Rink & Beer Garden will not be open, however there are lots of great new winter activities to enjoy! Now open, the Seaport's new Snowport winterland features a 3,000 square foot ice skating...
Ten Minute Hors D’oeuvres: Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, December 16, 2021  -  Thu, December 16, 2021   
Join Chef Thi as she shows how to create easy, make-ahead hors d’oeuvres for holiday entertaining. Guests will craft a variety of spreads and small bites integrating flavor profiles.
Festival Ballet Presents The NutcrackerSeekonk, $$
Fri, December 17, 2021  -  Fri, December 24, 2021   
Festival Ballet Providence presents The Nutcracker. A Brand New Production! Experience the magic of Festival Ballet Providence’s brand-new production of The Nutcracker for the first time ever at the majestic Veterans Memorial Auditorium.
Date Night: Solstice SupperDover, $$
Sat, December 18, 2021  -  Sat, December 18, 2021   
Ticket price includes three-course dinner and non-alcoholic beverages. A la carte wine pairing available for additional purchase along with craft beer and other beverages. We are not able to accommodate any specific food requests.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Make & Decorate Holiday CookiesDover, $$
Sat, December 18, 2021  -  Sat, December 18, 2021   
Join us in this hands-on weekend cooking class to make, bake and decorate holiday cookies. We’ll bake delicious sugar cookies in every shape and size to decorate with your favorite holiday icings and trimmings.
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Urban Nutcracker: Anthony Williams' 20th Anniversary SeasonBoston, $$
Sat, December 18, 2021  -  Sun, December 26, 2021   
Anthony Williams’ “Urban Nutcracker,” the modern Boston-centric holiday classic presented by City Ballet of Boston, celebrates its 20th season this December! The live in-person performances take place December 18-26,...
What's Open on Christmas Day?New England
Mon, December 20, 2021  -  Sat, December 25, 2021   
What's open for fun on Christmas day? Check here to find out where you can grab those last minute items.
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Imagine Van Gogh! The Original Immersive Experience: BostonBoston, $$
Tue, December 21, 2021  -  Sun, February 20, 2022   
Imagine Van Gogh, the ORIGINAL immersive exhibition in Image Totale featuring more than 200 of the Dutch artist's paintings, is making its debut in Boston at the iconic SoWa Power Station centrally located in the city’s...
Fiddler On The RoofBoston, $$
Tue, December 21, 2021  -  Sun, December 26, 2021   
Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Holiday Cookie MadnessDover, $$
Wed, December 22, 2021  -  Wed, December 22, 2021   
In this popular hands-on class children will make, bake, and decorate holiday sugar cookies with icing. Be sure to sign up early for this popular class!
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Disney On Ice Presents Mickey’s Search PartyBoston, $$
Thu, December 23, 2021  -  Sun, January 2, 2022   
Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party is bringing the magic to guests through dynamic moments that take place on the ice and in the air. This adventure delivers compelling storytelling through multi-leveled...
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Sing-Along Sound of MusicArlington, $$
Sun, December 26, 2021  -  Wed, December 29, 2021   
Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music is your chance to test your vocal range with several hundred other assorted nuns, Von Trapp family members and Julie Andrews look-a-likes. Costumes are highly recommended.
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Hip Hop Nutcracker 2022Boston, $$$
Sat, January 1, 2022  -  Sat, January 1, 2022   
A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary work set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, a DJ, and a violinist.
Jesus Christ SuperstarBoston, $$$
Tue, January 4, 2022  -  Sun, January 16, 2022   
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America.
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Wayland Winter Outdoor Farmers Market (Russell's)Wayland, Free
Sat, January 8, 2022  -  Sat, March 12, 2022   
The Market takes place weekly on Saturdays from 10 AM to 2 PM, Jan. 9 -March 13, 2016. The market is located in the greenhouses at Russell's. More than 100 vendors will attend over the course of our 10-week season.
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Hamilton - Boston Tour!Boston, $$$
Mon, January 17, 2022  -  Sat, March 12, 2022   
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury...
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Pretty Woman: The MusicalBoston, $$$
Tue, January 18, 2022  -  Sun, January 30, 2022   
After an incredible record-breaking run on Broadway, Audience Choice Award Winner Pretty Woman: The Musical will be on tour in the fall of 2021!
Dinosaur World Live!Boston, $$
Sat, January 22, 2022  -  Sat, January 22, 2022   
Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer to discover a pre-historic world of dinosaurs.
5K To End Domestic ViolenceVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, February 13, 2022  -  Sun, February 13, 2022   
Virtual 5K to Support Domestic Violence Victims! Join us on Super Bowl Sunday - the day most domestic violence incidents occur - to support our Massachusetts communities
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Summer: The Donna Summer MusicalBoston, $$$
Tue, February 22, 2022  -  Sun, March 6, 2022   
She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. With a score featuring more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits, this electric experience is a moving...
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St. Patrick's Day Parade - Yarmouth, Cape CodYarmouth, Free
Sat, March 12, 2022   
The Cape Cod St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held in Yarmouth, Massachusetts and will muster at 11:00am. at Long Pond Drive and Route 28 in South Yarmouth. Enjoy marching bands, floats, special guests, Irish Step...
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St. Patrick's Day Parade Boston - 2022Boston, Free
Sun, March 20, 2022   
Colorful floats, music and Irish good cheer await you at the City's annual St. Patrick's Day parade. Celebrate Irish heritage in Boston's most Irish neighborhood. Parade begins at Broadway T-stop and ends at Andre...
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Hanging Nasturtiums at Isabella Gardner MuseumBoston, $$
Sat, April 2, 2022  -  Mon, April 18, 2022   
As part of this beloved annual tradition, the Isabella Stewart Gardner museum will have these vined flowers draped from the balconies of the courtyard — some hanging as long as 20 feet.
Shen Yun at the Boch CenterBoston, $$$
Sat, April 2, 2022  -  Sun, April 10, 2022   
A global sensation returns! Shen Yun is back with a brand-new production. Watch ancient legends, heavenly realms, and modern tales of courage spring to life through classical Chinese dance.
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The Town and The City Festival 2022 (DATE CHANGE)Lowell, Free
Fri, April 8, 2022  -  Sat, April 9, 2022   
The Town and The City Festival is a 2-day music and arts festival that will take place in various event spaces, bars, cafes, and galleries throughout downtown Lowell, Massachusetts.
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L.O.L. Surprise!™ LiveBoston, $$
Sun, April 10, 2022  -  Sun, April 10, 2022   
Calling All B.B.’s will feature fan favorites and best sellers Lady Diva, Royal Bee, Neonlicious, and Swag in the first-ever family spectacular with original music, dancers, a DJ, and never-before seen live holograms.
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Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The TemptationsBoston, $$$
Tue, April 19, 2022  -  Sun, May 1, 2022   
Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations is the electrifying, new smash-hit Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Monster Energy Supercross Returns to Gillette StadiumFoxboro
Sat, April 23, 2022  -  Sat, April 23, 2022   
Feld Entertainment, Inc. announced that Gillette Stadium will host 2022 Monster Energy AMA Supercross races April 2022. Fans can sign up for preferred access or make ticket purchases online at SupercrossLIVE.com.
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New England Gem & Mineral Show 2022Topsfield, Free
Sat, April 30, 2022  -  Sun, May 1, 2022   
Children's activities include Spin-A-Gem, gold panning, mineral sifting and geode cracking. For adults Minerals, Fossils, Gem Stones, Jewelry, Beads, Lapidary & Jewelry supplies.
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Lilac Sunday at Arnold Arboretum 2022Jamaica Plain, Free
Sun, May 8, 2022  -  Sun, May 8, 2022   
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.
Nantucket Wine Festival 2022Nantucket, $$$$
Thu, May 12, 2022  -  Mon, May 16, 2022   
More than 100 wineries and restaurants will be featured at this annual event. Enjoy a variety of wine tastings in Nantucket homes, dinners and seminars.
Brookline Cherry Blossom Festival 2022Brookline, $
Wed, May 18, 2022  -  Wed, May 18, 2022   
Join us for spring festival celebrating Japanese culture! This is a family-friendly community event with taiko drums, music, dance, story-telling, crafts, Japanese food, games and more!
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Boston Calling Music Festival 2022Allston, $$$
Fri, May 27, 2022  -  Sun, May 29, 2022   
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,...
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band / The Avett BrothersBoston, $$$
Thu, June 2, 2022  -  Thu, June 2, 2022   
Don't miss Ringo Starr, with multi-Grammy Award nominated Americana legends The Avett Brothers, and his current All Starr Band featuring Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Gregg Rolie, Warren Ham, Gregg Bissonette, and Hamish Stuart.
Newton PorchFest 2022Newton, Free
Sat, June 4, 2022  -  Sat, June 4, 2022   
Newton PorchFest is a free community music festival performed outside of people's homes through several neighborhoods in Newton. Stroll the neighborhood and enjoy the music!
WickedBoston, $$$
Wed, June 8, 2022  -  Fri, June 24, 2022   
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One – born with emerald green skin– is smart, fiery, and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious, and very popular.
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FREE FUN FRIDAYS Boston: Highland Street Foundation (NEW PROGRAM!)Massachusetts, Free
Fri, June 24, 2022  -  Fri, August 26, 2022   
The Free Fun Fridays program usually invites residents to visit about 10 museums or attraction for free over ten Fridays this summer. This year, a NEW program called
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Brockton Fair 2022Brockton, $
Fri, June 24, 2022  -  Mon, July 4, 2022   
One of America's oldest and finest country fairs! Rides, Midway, Live Entertainment, Demolition Derby, Fireworks & more! There is something for everyone in the family to see and enjoy.
Walpole 3rd of July Parade & Fireworks - CANCELLEDWalpole, Free
Sun, July 3, 2022  -  Sun, July 3, 2022   
On the Third of July, Walpole celebrates the independence of our Nation by holding it's popular parade and fireworks display. A staple in Walpole, this celebration has been going strong for over 50 years, and has grown into quit a spectacle.
July 4th Celebration: Family Fun / Concert / Fireworks CANCELLED for 2021Acton, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022  -  Mon, July 4, 2022   
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.
Acton's July 4th Celebration & Fireworks - CANCELLED for 2021Acton, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022  -  Mon, July 4, 2022   
This event is cancelled for 2021. Family Fun from 5-8:30, Free Concert featuring Thirty6Red, 7:00-9:30, fireworks at Dusk! Free Admission with the option of a $15 unlimited bounce bracelet. Activities subject to change if necessary.
Ipswich 4th of July Parade 2022Ipswich, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022   
The Ipswich 4th of July Parade is on Wednesday, July 4th starting at 10am at the Winthrop School in downtown Ipswich. Kids can decorate their bikes at the school starting at 9:15 am.
4th July Fireworks Family-Friendly Cruise PlymouthPlymouth, $$$
Mon, July 4, 2022  -  Mon, July 4, 2022   
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...
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Sudbury 4th of July Parade (Rain or Shine) - CANCELLED 2021Sudbury, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022   
Come out and enjoy Sudbury's Annual 4th of July Parade celebrating our Country's Independence. All are welcome to come and watch one of the areas best parades!
Salem 4th of July Celebration & Fireworks - CANCELLED for 2021Salem, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022   
Celebrate Independence Day with live music, fireworks and family programming at Salem Maritime National Historic Site and a fireworks extravaganza!
Plymouth's 4th of July Festivities & Fireworks - CANCELLED for 2021Plymouth, Free
Mon, July 4, 2022   
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a parade in Plymouth, and delightful waterfront concert followed by spectacular fireworks.
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Lowell Folk Festival 2022Lowell, Free
Fri, July 29, 2022  -  Sun, July 31, 2022   
Today the Lowell Folk Festival and its producing partners announced plans for Keeping the Tradition: A Virtual Celebration of the Lowell Folk Festival.
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The Bolton Fair 2022Bolton, $
Fri, August 12, 2022  -  Sun, August 14, 2022   
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,...
Arts Fest Beverly 2022Beverly, Free
Sat, August 13, 2022  -  Sat, August 13, 2022   
Arts Fest Beverly is a free outdoor festival that's fun for the whole family! The event is free and open to the public. Artist application for 2020 – please click here https://www.beverlymainstreets.org/arts-fest-landing-page/
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AnastasiaBoston, $$$
Tue, August 16, 2022  -  Sun, August 28, 2022   
Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical ANASTASIA is on a journey across America at last! This dazzling show transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of...
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Marshfield Fair 2022Marshfield, $
Fri, August 19, 2022  -  Sun, August 28, 2022   
This year's fair offers great family entertainment with hundreds of farm animals, daily free shows, free grandstand attractions, arts & crafts, 4 H & Agricultural exhibits, horticultural displays & much more.
92.5 Seaside Music Festival at Stage Fort ParkGloucester, Free
Sat, August 20, 2022  -  Sat, August 20, 2022   
Spend the day on the waterfront in Gloucester! This year Guster will headline the festival, an joined by Noah Kahan, Mt. Joy and Tall Heights for the free concert.
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Beach Road Weekend 2022Martha's Vineyard, $$
Fri, August 26, 2022  -  Sun, August 28, 2022   
Beach Road Weekend is back! The three-day music festival will return to Veterans Memorial Park in Vineyard Haven July 23rd - 25th. Three days of music, fun and food on Martha's Vineyard.
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Antique & Classic Boat Festival 2022Salem, $
Mon, August 29, 2022  -  Tue, August 30, 2022   
The historic port of Salem hosts the Annual Boston Antique & Classic Boat Festival. Classic sailboats, powerboats, and hand-powered craft on display.
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The Big E 2022Western Mass, $$$
Fri, September 16, 2022  -  Sun, October 2, 2022   
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.
New Hampshire Pumpkin FestivalNew Hampshire
Sat, October 15, 2022  -  Sun, October 16, 2022   
It’s official: Coronavirus concerns have forced the cancellation of the 2021 NH Pumpkin Festival in Downtown Laconia. SAVE THE DATE FOR 2022 - October 15 & 16
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.
Digital Party on Wheels!Virtual/Online, $$
Tue, May 15, 2029  -  Tue, May 15, 2029   
Celebrate and learn about New York and all things trains and transit, and support the New York Transit Museum right from home! Virtual tours of our vintage subway cars and more!
CTeen T.G.I. ShabbatBrookline, Free
Wed, January 23, 2030  -  Wed, January 23, 2030   
✸ Enjoy delicious food, great company and spirited shabbat energy with lots of friends. ✸ 4 Course Shabbat Dinner, Mocktails and Dessert Buffet. ✸ Spend time with old friends and make new ones! ✸ Open to all High School Students
The Core Workshop with Hannah Adams - LivestreamCambridge, $
Thu, May 30, 2030  -  Sat, May 30, 2020   
We will discuss what is core, what gets in the way of core-engagement, and how we can engage on our mats in ways to optimize the use of core in our natural movement.
Pacific Islands Family DayFitchburg, Free
Mon, May 19, 2031  -  Mon, May 19, 2031   
Travel to the Pacific Islands through art projects, a dance performance, and live animals at Fitchburg Art Museum. FREE for everyone. We hope you can join us!
Welcome the Stranger PerformanceCambridge, $$
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!
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.
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, $$$
Fri, September 26, 2104  -  Fri, September 26, 2104   
Please support the Brookview House, a 24 year old non-profit that takes in homeless moms and their children and hits the life reset button for those families.
Party in the Park Presents Second Annual 'A Walk in the ParkBoston, $$$
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, $$
Thu, October 13, 2107  -  Fri, October 13, 2017   
Roll up your sleeves! This class takes you deep into Maki-making. We will be rolling four different kinds of Maki with fun, flavor-packed fillings, perfected by herbs and seeds.
Spotlight Playhouse Presents 'Broadway on Essex'Haverhill, $
Wed, March 28, 2914  -  Sat, March 29, 2014   
Spotlight Playhouse presents Broadway on Essex, a cabaret dinner theater, Seating is limited, get your tickets early for this fantastic evening that will bring a little Broadway to your own backyard!
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Kerplunk!Boston, $$
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.
Virtual Screening Room via Coolidge Corner TheaterBrookline, $$
Wed, March 24, 3030  -  Thu, April 30, 2020   
Coolodge Corner Theater is offering some of our great, curated Coolidge programming, virtually. Your rental of these films and purchase of tickets for film education classes helps support the Coolidge and compensate our staff during this unprecedented time. Thank you!
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To Kill A MockingbirdBoston, $$$
Tue, April 5, 4022  -  Sun, April 17, 2022   
All rise for Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning masterwork. The New York Times Critic’s Pick TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is “the most successful American play in Broadway...
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