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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.


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Spring Egg Hunt Trail at Long HillBeverly, Free
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
Explore a secretive egg trail and scavenger hunt as you follow clues around the woodland trails and apple orchard in search of the golden egg that the Long Hill rabbits have hidden.
Fromm Players 2021 Virtual ConcertVirtual/Online, Free
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Fri, April 16, 2021   
Performances and interviews curated by Anne Shreffler and Vijay Iyer. This concert will stream on the Harvard University Department of Music's YouTube and Vimeo channels for free, with no registration required.
Outdoor Revolutionary Activities at Concord MuseumConcord, $
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
For April vacation week, we will be open Thurs-Sun and April 19 with outdoor activities that are included with Museum admission. *Note: the Museum will not be open 4/20 & 4/21.
The Last Five YearsVirtual/Online, $$
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
The Cannon Theatre ONLINE proudly presents Jason Robert Brown's award-winning musical 'The Last Five Years', directed by Shawn Cannon and starring Joel Iwaskiewicz and Laura Iwaskiewicz.
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OnStage Dance Company's Season 20 PerformanceVirtual/Online, $
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
​An eclectic mix of dance styles performed by OnStage Dance Company, with original choreography in Contemporary, Tap, Jazz, Pop and Modern. Our shows have something for everyone!
Teens in the Kitchen: Sweet and Savory Hand PiesDover, $$
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Fri, April 16, 2021   
Learn how to make three different doughs from scratch to create cheese and beef empanadas from Latin America, vegetable hand pies with an Asian flair and a U.S. sweet treat, cherry chocolate hand pies.
Astro Nights LIVE! with the McAuliffe CenterVirtual/Online, Free
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Fri, May 21, 2021   
There’s no place like Earth in our solar system - but what about in the rest of the galaxy? Join us to learn what astronomers know about the planets outside our solar system.
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Explore the ROAR! at Stone Zoo's T. Rex AdventureStoneham, $$
Fri, April 16, 2021  -  Mon, September 6, 2021   
Embark on an adventure of prehistoric proportions at T. Rex Adventure! This special exhibit features a 20-foot long Plateosaurus, a plant-eater that roamed the Earth 200 million years ago, and a 42-foot-long T. Rex, a...
Virtual Rendezvous with Rachel RevereVirtual/Online, $$
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sat, April 17, 2021   
It is May 2, 1775 and Rachel Revere has only heard from her beloved husband Paul once since his legendary midnight ride on the 18th of April.
TinytropolisActon, $$
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sun, April 18, 2021   
Design, build, and explore a mini city constructed completely out of cardboard and creativity. This changing and evolving temporary space will be put together by staff and visitors over the course of 8 days.
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Family Virtual Cinema with the ICAVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
Kick back as a family and watch art unfold before you with inspiring short films from the Boston International Kids Film Festival. Register below to enjoy free access to films.
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Afternoon S'mores in the ParkWalpole, $$
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Get outdoors with family and friends this April vacation and enjoy some delicious s’mores at your own private firepit at the park for up to 6 people! Bird Park provides the fire, wood, 3 benches for sitting around the...
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Arabiqa Music: JFK Library Celebrate! SeriesVirtual/Online, $
Sat, April 17, 2021   
What do a doumbek, a tableh, and a duff have in common? They’re all instruments! Learn about the Arab world through music, song and dance in this special presentation of Middle Eastern traditions by Karim...
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Soar into Spring! with USS Constitution MuseumCharlestown, Free
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
Make like an eagle and soar into USS Constitution Museum this spring break. We have a variety of eagle-themed activities, like a virtual live encounter with a bald eagle, a windsock craft, bird scavenger hunt, and...
This April Vacation Get Ready for Take Off at GoPixelYourself at CambridgeSideCambridge, $
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
This April School Vacation, buckle up for an adventure like no other at GoPixelYourself (GoPixelYourself.com), an Instagrammable museum featuring a 12-room immersive experience at CambridgeSide (CambridgeSide.com).
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntBoston, $
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sat, April 17, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
Fairy Houses and Gnome Homes at Tower Hill (Ages 4-12)Boylston
Sat, April 17, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
Saturday, April 17, 2021 or Sunday April 25, In this hands-on workshop we will take to the trails on a magical journey to search for all-natural materials to help us decorate our own fairy houses and gnome homes.
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TinytropolisActon, $$
Sun, April 18, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
Design, build, and explore a mini city constructed completely out of cardboard and creativity. This changing and evolving temporary space will be put together by staff and visitors over the course of 8 days.
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Annual Reconfiguration of the Abstract SculptureBoston, Free
Sun, April 18, 2021   
The abstract sculpture, a split dodecahedron, is mounted on a Reflecting Pool.  Every early spring, a crane lifts and pulls apart the two halves of the steel-and-aluminum work to create a new sculptural shape.
Virtual Old North Church Lantern LightingBoston, $$
Sun, April 18, 2021  -  Sun, April 18, 2021   
246th Revolutionary War Lantern Lighting Honoring Boston Marathon Director Dave McGillivray and Featuring Governor Charlie Baker Kicks Off Patriots’ Day at the Old North Church & Historic Site
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New England Base CampMilton, $$
Sun, April 18, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Enjoy fun filled activities such as fire-building, outdoor cooking, archery, S.T.E.M programs, pioneering, environmental studies, hiking, rock climbing, kayaking, arts and crafts, and creative arts such as animation,...
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The Patriot's Day Mile Virtual RaceVirtual/Online, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021   
The Patriots’ Day Mile encourages everyone to get active while raising funds for Boston-area nonprofits whose missions focus on health and wellness. The virtual event will be held on Monday, April 19—Patriots’ Day in...
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CampHUB Parkour April Vacation CampNorton, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
CampHUB is New England's best parkour camp! Your camper will spend their time with us learning how to climb, jump, and move like a pro!
First Shot: The Day the Revolution BeganVirtual/Online, $
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
Many of us know the story of the Battle of Lexington - that the plucky band of local militia faced off against the mighty British army on the town common on April 19, 1775.
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Wheelock Family Theatre: April Vacation Virtual Circus AdventuresVirtual/Online, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Come one come all! Wheelock Family Theatre is going to the circus! Learn to juggle, and clown around through a week of creativity. Register online today for our exciting new virtual programs.
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Highland Street Spring Week 2021 - Free Admission DaysBoston, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Spring Camp was created to provide free activities for children and families during April school vacation. Enjoy free admission to a number of educational and cultural field trip experiences in the Greater Boston area.
Acton Minutemen EncampmentConcord, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
Visit a minute company in an encampment outside the Concord Museum on Patriots’ Day and see them prepare for battle! Then, visit our April 19th galleries to see objects from the real battle.
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Free Admission Day at New Bedford Whaling MuseumNew Bedford, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021   
The Museum will be back open 7 days a week, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. starting April Vacation Week. Thanks to our friends at the Highland Street Foundation and the Patriots Foundation, we are excited to offer FREE ADMISSION on...
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Explore It! April Adventure WeekBoston, $$$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Boston Children's Museum introduces Explore It: April Adventure Week! During MA school vacation, (4/19-23) children 5-7 will experience full-day, in-person fun including full Museum access, games, and STEAM activities.
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Online School Vacation Week Workshops with Pocket Full of TalesVirtual/Online, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Pocket Full of Tales Theatre Company presents brand-new, scripted original musicals as the leaping-off point for our School Vacation Week Workshops. February's virtual production will be James and the Giant Peach, and...
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Battle of Lexington: Boston Patriots Day Reenactment (Video, & Virtual Schedule)Lexington, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021   
Watch as history unfolds the story of our nation's fight for freedom in Lexington! Celebrations will be mostly virtual again this year, but the week will still be packed with live programming for the whole family.
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Earth Week Story Time – Live!Virtual/Online, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
Join HMSC Volunteer Coordinator Carol Carlson for Earth Week Story Time with a live reading of two children’s picture books that explore how living things are naturally connected to each other
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New England Conservatory: School Vacation Week Virtual Musical StorytellingVirtual/Online, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
New England Conservatory (NEC) offers free virtual April School Vacation Week Musical Storytelling concerts on YouTube, every day April 19-23, 2021 at 11 a.m. with a mix of 'meet the instrument' and musical storytelling...
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Junior Farmer at Weir River Farm: April Vacation WeekHingham, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
Come join us this spring for a morning of outdoor farm activities, games, and chores! In the barnyard, junior farmers help feed the goats and sheep, collect eggs, and groom the ponies. 
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The Wild Around You: Virtual April Vacation Camp with the EcotariumVirtual/Online, $$$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Think nature is a world away? Think again! Tons of amazing animals and plants live right in your own backyard--and some are even closer. Become a sustainability superhero as you collect, experiment, grow, and discover...
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Spring Forward Online April WorkshopsVirtual/Online, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Sign up for free online climate workshops taught by high school students covering a range of topics in an engaging, interactive way with many games, unique activities and time for discussions and questions.
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Virtual 'ZOOcation Week' with Zoo New EnglandBoston
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
During ZOOcation week, get close to some amazing ambassador animals, right from the comfort of home! Join Zoo New England virtually for a wild week of animal encounters, crafts and activities!
WCC's Sprint Into Spring Open HouseWorcester
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
ONE DAY ONLY 25% OFF Membership! – April 19th (Online or in person) . When you pay for a membership in full or by monthly automatic withdrawal, receive 25% off the 2021 rates in addition to no joining fee!
Virtual Spring Break Adventure | Story-Based Educational Fantasy EventsVirtual/Online, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Spring Break is next week but your young hero's education doesn't need to come to a screeching halt. Our Virtual Spring Break Adventure will keep them learning, laughing, and adventuring all week long!
Join Showcase Cinema de Lux Legacy Place: “PJ Masks Pajama Party” ScreeningDedham, $
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
Celebrate April school vacation week with PJ Masks at Showcase Cinema de Lux Legacy Place, with daily screenings of “PJ Masks Pajama Party” taking place at 1pm. Tickets are only $5.
Trailblazers at Tower Hill (Ages 8-12)Boylston
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Explore Tower Hill's gardens and trails and study the wonders of the natural world firsthand. Each day explores a different topic with games, hands-on investigations, trail explorations. Sign up for one day or all five.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: April VacationDover, $$
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Mon, April 19, 2021   
This drop-off class is designed for children ages 7-12. Class is limited to 8 students to allow for social distancing. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
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Story Walks in Boston Parks (10 locations)10 Locations, Free
Mon, April 19, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Families and caregivers looking for a fun April vacation children’s activity are invited to head outside for the first-ever StoryWalk series in City of Boston parks located in Allston, Chinatown, Dorchester, East...
Revolutionary Scavenger HuntLexington, Free
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
Where is the Parker boulder? Is there a weather-vane on the Belfry? What happened at the Harrington House? No matter how long you've lived in Lexington, there is still plenty for your kids to discover!
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Carousel Rides on the Boston CommonBoston, $
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Sat, October 30, 2021   
Enjoy an old-fashioned carousel ride on the Boston Common from mid-April to the end of October. The iconic carousel features lots of new wonderful characters!
Jonathan Woody World Premiere, from Themes by Ignatius SanchoVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
On April 20, 2021, H+H will perform a Jonathan Woody World Premiere, from Themes by Ignatius Sancho. It will feature Woody’s “Suite for String Orchestra after the works of Charles Ignatius Sancho,” and more.
Planet Protectors at Tower Hill (Ages 3-8)Boylston
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
Join us for a special Earth Day celebration. Get some simple tips and tricks for doing your part to help mother earth and do a garden walk.
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Little Knights and Ladies Day at Hammond Castle MuseumGloucester, $
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
On April 20th, bring your little Knights and Ladies to the Hammond Castle Museum for an educational and hands-on introduction to the history of heraldry.
April Vacation Week at the DanforthFramingham, $
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
Visit the Danforth Art Museum during April Vacation Week! Learn about how art and science connect as you explore the Danforth Art Museum permanent and temporary exhibitions!
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OH NO! The Kidstock! Show: A Magical Improvised JourneyVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, April 20, 2021   
This is an interactive original online play where YOUR ideas determine the characters, problems, and plot twists! Sign up and help create the story! Best for ages 4 and up.
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FC Academy Film Making Classes for Middle & High Schoolers4 Locations, $$
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
FC Academy is offering film classes during the week of April Vacation for middle and high school students. Each class will take them through the entire filmmaking process, ending the week having produced their own...
Filmmaking at the Cabot - April Break Session (Middle School Students)Beverly, $$
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Join us this April break to learn all about the exciting and creative world of filmmaking! This class is designed for middle school aged students.
Filmmaking at The Cabot- April Break Edition (High School Students Only)Beverly, $$
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Join us this April break to learn all about the exciting and creative world of filmmaking! FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY! Class will be from April 20-23 (1PM-4PM)
Introduction to Filmmaking - Vacation WeekAndover, $$
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
In this class, students will bring creativity to life in a fun, collaborative and exciting environment. They will learn skills in scriptwriting, storyboard sketching, improvisation and camera skills
Kiddos in the Kitchen: April VacationDover, $$
Tue, April 20, 2021  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
This drop-off class is designed for children ages 7-12. Class is limited to 8 students to allow for social distancing. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
Children's Reenactment with Lexington Historical SocietyLexington, Free
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
Lexington Historical Society, in partnership with the Lexington Visitors Center, the Lexington Minute Men, and His Majesty’s 10th Regiment of Foot looks forward to hosting another Children's Reenactment in the future.
Macrame Rainbow Wall Hanging (Ages 7-12)Boylston
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
What are the colors of the rainbow? Join us to learn the answers to these questions and more as we explore rainbows and learn simple techniques to create your own colorful rainbow yarn wall hanging
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Fruitlands Fairy ForestHarvard, $$
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
Calling All Woodlands Fairies and Gnomes! During School Vacation Week, we encourage all visitors to our grounds and trails to build fairy and gnome houses around the Willard Archeological site along the yellow trail at...
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What's in my Watershed?Boston, $
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Looking for something fun to do over April Vacation week? Join Waterworks Museum Staff live at the museum as we learn about watersheds and water quality!
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Meet Podokesaurus, (our new MA state dinosaur), during Science on State StreetVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, April 21, 2021   
Learn all about our new Massachusetts State Dinosaur – Podokesaurus holyokensis. Join Representative Jack Lewis & Barnas Monteith as they share some of the latest dinosaur discovery data and how it relates to space...
Revolutionary Harbor: The Stone Living LabBoston, Free
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
Join Boston Harbor Now and the National Park Service to learn about the Stone Living Lab, an exciting new research & education initiative in Boston Harbor!
Kiddos in the Kitchen: April VacationDover, $$
Wed, April 21, 2021  -  Wed, April 21, 2021   
This drop-off class is designed for children ages 7-12. Class is limited to 8 students to allow for social distancing. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
Virtual Frozen Friends Dance Class (Ages 3-6)Virtual/Online, $
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
If your kiddo loves loves all things Frozen, this is the perfect virtual class for them! They will have a great time to singing and dancing along to all of their favorite Frozen tunes!
Virtual Cheer Dance Class (Ages 3-6)Virtual/Online, $
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
Join us to learn all about being on a team! We’ll focus on learning energetic cheer motions, basic dance, beginner tricks and most of all spirit!
Groovy Jewelry (Ages 8-16)Boylston
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
Learn how to wire wrap crystals, stones, beads, and minerals to create your own jewelry pieces. Each child will create three unique pieces in the form of a ring, a bracelet, and a necklace pendant.
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Wicked Tulips Flower Farm U-Pick Tulip ExperienceRhode Island, $$
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Wed, May 12, 2021   
Tiptoe through more than 600,000 tulips, experience the sights, sounds, and smells of spring on a historic farm and bring home a fresh hand picked bouquet of the most amazing tulips you have ever seen.
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Earth Day Storytime: Revenge of the Toxic RobotVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, April 22, 2021   
Join us for a fun science story in honor of Earth Day! When the town's park is suddenly gated and locked, a group of friends decides to investigate.
@Home Coffee House Cabaret (Apr. 22)Concord, Free
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
NEW VIRTUAL CABARET SERIES! Join us on Thursday, April 22 as we welcome back some of The Umbrella Stage Company's favorite alumni for a virtual mini-concert.
UT Brainstorms: A Conversation on the Brain (Virtual)Virtual/Online, Free
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
Join UT Austin’s neuroscientists to discuss The Intoxicated Brain, alcohol, aggression, and fruit flies! This event will take place on YouTube Live on April 22, 2021 at 8:00 PM ET.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: April VacationDover, $$
Thu, April 22, 2021  -  Thu, April 22, 2021   
This drop-off class is designed for children ages 7-12. Class is limited to 8 students to allow for social distancing. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
The Right To Liberty: Stories of African Americans during the RevolutionLexington, Free
Fri, April 23, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Everyone dreamed of freedom during the Revolution, especially Black Americans. Realizing that the popular rhetoric of the revolution was not meant to include them, many paved their own way to a life of liberty & happiness.
April 19th Revolution Collections SpotlightVirtual/Online, Free
Fri, April 23, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Lexington Historical Society's museums hold many relics of the first day of the Revolution. Objects that witnessed bloody battle live in situ in our historic houses or rest in exhibit cases . . .
Try Your Hand at Tinsmithing!Concord, $
Fri, April 23, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Join us for at the Concord Museum for a tinsmithing activity on April 23rd. Admission to the Museum is required, where you will see the famed Paul Revere lantern and design one yourself!
Make Your Own Paul Revere LanternConcord, $
Fri, April 23, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Try your hand as a tinsmith at the Concord Museum! Take a look at the Paul Revere lantern in our April 19th galleries and then design your own.
Make Your Own Paul Revere Lantern - 2nd SessionConcord, $
Fri, April 23, 2021  -  Fri, April 23, 2021   
Join us at the Concord Museum for a chance to be a tinsmith! See the Paul Revere lantern in our April 19th galleries and design one of your own.
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Earth Day Celebration at The EcotariumWorcester, $$
Fri, April 23, 2021   
Celebrate the planet and all that sustains it at the EcoTarium’s in-person Earth Day event! Enjoy the EcoTarium’s grounds, visit our outdoor animals, explore the trails, and play on the Nature Explore playground.
Noble Volunteers with Don HagistVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
British soldiers are generally cast as the villains in the story of April 19th: a long line of killing machines, automatons with no sympathy or commonality with the Americans they fought.
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ICA Virtual Playdate - Animation + FilmmakingVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, April 24, 2021   
Join us for a new twist on Play Date! This month our virtual Play Date will be held on Saturday morning, and we’ll focus on the contemporary art practices of animation and filmmaking!
Floral Crowns at Tower Hill (Ages 6-12)Boylston
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Learn how certain flowers are used to send messages then weave your own floral crown. Each child will leave with their own unique crown complete with faux flowers, ribbon, natural materials, and more.
Christmas PotpourriWayland, $$
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Musicians of the Old Post Road conclude their 2020-2021 season with the fabulous and fiery French Baroque! This is a livestream, virtual event, not to be missed!
Nocturnal Wild WalksSouthborough, $
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
The hike will be about 30 minutes long and will follow some of Chestnut Hill Farm’s most beautiful trails. Camp fires and smores will be available.
Dover Antiques Show and Vintage MarketDover, $
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
All New! Once a Month on Saturday! A Fabulous, Fun, & Funky Flea at the Dover Elks Hall. Featuring 50 eclectic dealers outside under the sun with Antiques, Vintage, & Collectibles You never know what you'll find! Catered & Comfortable
Townsend, MA Earth Day EventCentral Mass
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Earth Day Event-Townsend, MA Purchase a map ($5.) at the Townsend Common parking lot to see where the activities are. Crafters/Vendors/Non profits and animals! Drives; Bottles and Cans, Textiles, Eyeglasses, Electronics & free paper shredding.
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Gore Place Sheepshearing Festival 2021 (Virtual Webinar)Waltham, $$
Sat, April 24, 2021  -  Sat, April 24, 2021   
Sheep-shearing, herding dogs, spinning, weaving, and more. Large crafts fair, live entertainment, wagon rides, historic demonstrators, games and farm animals. Food vendors, no dogs allowed, children must be accompanied...
Boston Harbor Now Waterfront Running Club: SouthieBoston, Free
Sun, April 25, 2021  -  Sun, April 25, 2021   
Get on your feet and outdoors for Boston Harbor Now's Waterfront Running Club! Join us for our third installment in beautiful and historic South Boston.
CANCELLED: Nantucket Annual Daffodil Festival 2021Nantucket
Mon, April 26, 2021  -  Wed, April 28, 2021   
Millions of blooming daffodils will transform Nantucket during the Annual Daffodil Festival. Lots of fun activities amidst the beautiful spring landscape.
Harboring @ Home: Paint Nite with Zahirah Nur TruthVirtual/Online, Free
Mon, April 26, 2021  -  Mon, April 26, 2021   
Join Boston Harbor Now and AfroDesiaCity for the fourth and final installment of our virtual arts series [email protected], featuring painting instruction with artist Zahirah Nur Truth of ZNT Arts!
Flap, Hop, CawVirtual/Online, $
Tue, April 27, 2021  -  Tue, April 27, 2021   
Celebrate International Crow and Raven Appreciation Day by taking a virtual swoop through the Peabody Museum. These smart birds play games, display anger and friendliness, and appear in cultural tales from around the world
Flap, Hop, CawCambridge, $
Tue, April 27, 2021  -  Tue, April 27, 2021   
Celebrate International Crow and Raven Appreciation Day by taking a virtual swoop through the Peabody Museum. These smart birds play games, display anger and friendliness, and appear in cultural tales from around the world
Friends on the Farm: Afterschool SeriesDover, $$
Wed, April 28, 2021  -  Wed, April 28, 2021   
We will observe and explore animal life here at Powisset, tracking wild animals who live on the farm, learn how our resident farm animals prepare for spring.
Virtual Discovery Museum Speaker Series Event - The Addiction InoculationVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, April 28, 2021  -  Wed, April 28, 2021   
Join New York Times best-selling author Jessica Lahey, via Zoom Webinar, to discuss substance abuse prevention and provide strategies and practical tools parents need in order to understand, support, and educate resilient, addiction-resistant children.
FREE ZOOM for Young Artists, Explorers & Nature Lovers!Boston, Free
Wed, April 28, 2021  -  Wed, April 28, 2021   
Spring is the perfect time to grab your sketchbook and get outside to look more closely at the new life bursting out around you and get back outside.
Cox and BoxVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, April 29, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Join HRG&SP for our Spring 2021 production of Cox and Box! We will be performing our adaptation of the show in its entirety, with aspects of the performance live online!
HRG&SP Presents: Cox and Box; or, The Long-Lost BrothersVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, April 29, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Join HRG&SP for our Spring 2021 production of Cox and Box! We will be performing our adaptation of the show in its entirety, with aspects of the performance live online!
Be a Wok Star! Chinese Stir Fry Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, April 29, 2021  -  Thu, April 29, 2021   
Seasonal vegetable lo mein, three cup chicken and Szechuan eggplant are all on the menu, paving the way for you to become a wok star in your own kitchen.
Teens in the Kitchen: You Can be a Wok Star! Chinese Stir-FryDover, $$
Fri, April 30, 2021  -  Fri, April 30, 2021   
Seasonal vegetable lo mein, chicken and broccoli and vegetable fried rice are all on the menu, paving the way for you to become a wok star among your friends.
Fromm Players 2021 Virtual Concert 2Virtual/Online, Free
Fri, April 30, 2021  -  Fri, April 30, 2021   
The Fromm Players at Harvard present their second concert of 2021, curated by Harvard professor, composer, and pianist Vijay Iyer. Join us on the department's YouTube or Vimeo channels.
BAA Honors 2021 hosted by Boston Arts Academy FoundationVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sat, May 1, 2021   
Boston Arts Academy Foundation is hosting its annual BAA Honors celebration on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The signature fundraising event of Boston Arts Academy, will be broadcast live on NBC10 Boston/NECN/Telemundo Boston/NBC Sports Boston.
Virtual Walk to End Bladder CancerVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sat, May 1, 2021   
Funds raised will help raise awareness of bladder cancer, one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the U.S., support the hundreds of thousands living with this disease, and support needed bladder cancer research.
The Northeast Sea Glass ExpoNew Hampshire, $
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sun, May 2, 2021   
25 Ocean minded artists showcasing their amazing creations. This is a perfect opportunity to get your mom a very unique gift for the upcoming Mother's Day
Celebrate International Hummus Day with Just HummusBrookline, Free
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sat, May 1, 2021   
Celebrate International Hummus Day with games, giveaways, local vendors and FREE hummus from Boston's own Just Hummus on Saturday, May 1 at Brothers and Sisters Co
Pollinator Power (Ages 4-12)Boylston
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sun, May 16, 2021   
Learn all about plant and animal interactions as we explore the process of pollination and the role it plays in the lifecycle of a flowering plant.
Watson Adventures’ Around the World Virtual Scavenger Hunt for KidsVirtual/Online, $
Sat, May 1, 2021  -  Sat, May 1, 2021   
Take your family around the world on a virtual scavenger hunt! Explore the world’s best museums and historic locations searching for answers to fun tricky questions about them.
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Boston Open Market at Copley SquareBoston, Free
Sat, May 1, 2021   
Check out our newest location, the Boston Open Market at Copley Square! The market will feature 70-80 artists, makers and designers each week, highlighting the areas freshest local talent.
Registration is open for Project Bread’s Virtual Walk for HungerVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, May 2, 2021  -  Sun, May 2, 2021   
Registration is open for Project Bread’s 53rd Walk for Hunger – Virtual in 2021. A fundraiser to support COVID-19 hunger relief in MA with online events on Sunday, May 2
Hammond Castle Museum Opening Day *(Re-Scheduled 5/2)Gloucester, $
Sun, May 2, 2021   
For a truly memorable experience take a timed tour of the unique, oceanfront, castle home of inventor John Hays Hammond Jr. and his collection of antiquities.
Baby Goat and Lamb Cuddle Party & Seedling SaleSouthborough, $
Sun, May 2, 2021  -  Sun, May 2, 2021   
Come cuddle and play with baby goats and lambs! We’ll put goat kids and lambs in a big play pen and set them loose to run, jump, and snuggle.
Baby Goat and Lamb Cuddle Party & Seedling SaleSouthborough, $
Sun, May 2, 2021  -  Sun, May 2, 2021   
Come cuddle and play with baby goats and lambs! We’ll put goat kids and lambs in a big play pen and set them loose to run, jump, and snuggle.
Mozart: A Little Night MusicVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, May 2, 2021  -  Tue, May 4, 2021   
Don’t miss this celebration of all things Mozart, including his beloved favorite, the effervescent Eine kleine Nachtmusik. Dates: May 2, 2021 at 3:00PM and May 4, 2021 at 3:00PM
SoWa Open MarketSouth End, Free
Mon, May 3, 2021  -  Mon, October 25, 2021   
Now in its 18th season, the award-winning SoWa Open Market is Boston's largest celebration of local art, food and music. Every Sunday, May to October.
Time for Partners - Spring Outdoor Art & Music ProgramNewton, $$
Tue, May 4, 2021  -  Thu, June 3, 2021   
Welcome spring and welcome back to another session of Time For Partners Outdoors! Join us for an outdoor art & music program for children 18 months to 4 years (with an adult).
Friends on the Farm: Afterschool SeriesDover, $$
Wed, May 5, 2021  -  Wed, May 5, 2021   
We will observe and explore animal life here at Powisset, tracking wild animals who live on the farm, learn how our resident farm animals prepare for spring.
Pink Pages Fundraiser for The Hoffman Breast CenterVirtual/Online, $$
Wed, May 5, 2021  -  Wed, May 5, 2021   
The Hoffman Breast Center at Mount Auburn Hospital is pleased to announce that its much-loved annual charity event will take place virtually on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, from 7:00 – 8:00 pm EST.
Cinco de Mayo – Mexican Fiesta Favorites Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, May 6, 2021  -  Thu, May 6, 2021   
Chef Thi will teach you how to create Mexican favorites.You’ll make chicken verde tostados, vegetable fiesta rice, avocado cream, fresh pico de gallo and churros for dessert. Cue the mariachi band!
DigiMarCon New England 2021 - Digital Marketing, Media & Advertising ConferenceAmesbury, $$$
Thu, May 6, 2021  -  Fri, May 7, 2021   
DigiMarCon New England 2021 is your chance to ... – Experience a safe and intimate gathering with marketing leaders and professionals in a clean and hygienic environment. Register and secure your seat today.
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Mother’s Day Edible GiftsDover, $$
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
This drop-off class is designed for children ages 7-12. Class is limited to 8 students to allow for social distancing. Pre-registration is required 2 days prior to a class or event.
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Opening Day for Swan Boats 2021Back Bay, $
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
The first Swan Boat ride of the season will be on May 8, as the popular attraction reopens at the Public Garden lagoon this spring.
Join Zoo New England for Zootopia | Virtual Annual Fundraising GalaVirtual/Online, $$$
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Join Zoo New England for their annual fundraising gala, Zootopia, presented by Baystate Financial! Viewers can enjoy a special virtual program including video message by Dr. Jane Goodall.
Gluten-Free New England's Greater Boston Expo To-GoBoxborough, $
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Drive through and we'll put a big bag of gluten-free samples and coupons right into your trunk. Sample items from local businesses and national brands, and stay safely in your car!
Mark your calendar for Zootopia (Aduts)Cambridge, $$
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Zootopia, presented by Citizens Bank, is set to “bring the Zoo” to the Cambridge waterfront this May! This annual fundraising gala benefitting Zoo New England will be held at the Royal Sonesta Boston.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
Gluten-Free New England's Greater Boston Expo To-GoBoxborough, $
Sat, May 8, 2021  -  Sat, May 8, 2021   
It's a gluten-free expo in a bag! Drive through and pick up a BIG bag of gluten-free samples and coupons! Cookies, pasta, healthy snacks and more!
Healthy Kids Running Series Spring In-Person Race SeriesTewksbury, $
Sun, May 9, 2021  -  Sun, June 13, 2021   
Registration is open for in-person racing this spring! Healthy Kids Running Series is a five (5) week running program for kids Pre-K through 8th grade. Every participant will get a t-shirt and medal.
Mother’s Day Brunch on the FarmDover, $$
Sun, May 9, 2021  -  Sun, May 9, 2021   
Treat Mom to a memorable Mother’s Day at the farm! Your ticket includes brunch, live music, lawn games, and a visit with our farm animals (beer and wine will also be available for sale).
Hike with Goats at Chestnut Hill FarmSouthborough, $$
Sun, May 9, 2021  -  Sun, May 9, 2021   
Come learn how to walk with the goat, and then you’ll be accompanied by a farm staff member as you and your new goat friend make your way around the farm and its trails.
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Lilac Sunday at Arnold Arboretum 2021 (CANCELLED)Jamaica Plain, Free
Sun, May 9, 2021  -  Sun, May 9, 2021   
*Event has been cancelled for 2021.* This beloved Boston tradition celebrates the lilacs as well as many other special collections at their peak at this lovely time of year. Come celebrate spring at the Arnold Arboretum.
French Bistro Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, May 13, 2021  -  Thu, May 13, 2021   
Chef Thi will teach you how to make a perfect farm fresh green salad with crispy chevre and classic French vinaigrette, poulet spatchcock roti, and mousse au chocolat. Voila.
Art in Bloom at Fitchburg Art MuseumFitchburg, $
Thu, May 13, 2021  -  Sun, May 16, 2021   
Fitchburg Art Museum and Laurelwood Garden Club present Art in Bloom. Enjoy floral arrangements and table scapes interpreting artwork in the FAM galleries. We look forward to seeing you there.
Teens in the Kitchen: Mexican FiestaDover, $$
Fri, May 14, 2021  -  Fri, May 14, 2021   
Chef Thi will teach you how to make some Mexican favorites – home-made tortillas for beef tostadas, Mexican Fiesta rice and churros for dessert .Muy deliciosa!
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Greek FavoritesDover, $$
Sat, May 15, 2021  -  Sat, May 15, 2021   
In us in this hands-on cooking class, we will focus on Greek favorites including tzatziki, homemade pita bread for chicken and vegetable gyros and revani — the classic Greek cake – for dessert!
Nocturnal Wild WalksSouthborough, $$
Sat, May 15, 2021  -  Sat, May 15, 2021   
The hike will be about 30 minutes long and will follow some of Chestnut Hill Farm’s most beautiful trails. The campfire will be going to make s’mores!
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Fairy Garden Trail in SudburySudbury, $$
Sat, May 15, 2021  -  Sun, May 16, 2021   
Come visit the enchanted Fairy Garden Trail in Sudbury. There will be at least 30 fairy houses and gardens on the trail, along with fun activities including book readings of fairy stories, a photo op with a fairy,...
Joslin Diabetes Center’s A Taste of GingerBoston, $$
Sun, May 16, 2021  -  Sun, May 16, 2021   
One of Boston’s most anticipated culinary occasions of the year, A Taste of Ginger, is back this year in a new way. Proceeds will benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s Asian American Diabetes Initiative.
Project STEP's Annual Spring Recital & BenefitVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, May 16, 2021  -  Sun, May 16, 2021   
The event will feature performances by the student musicians of Project STEP, a Boston-based nonprofit that envisions a world in which the classical music profession reflects our communities' racial and ethnic diversity.
Bancroft School Spring Virtual Open HouseVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, May 18, 2021  -  Tue, May 18, 2021   
Learn about everything Bancroft has to offer including our grade-specific academic lessons, student leadership opportunities, community service projects, athletic teams, clubs and student organizations, and much more.
Virtual Paw Patrol Dance Class (Ages 3-6)Virtual/Online, $
Thu, May 20, 2021  -  Thu, May 20, 2021   
Dance to the Rescue and save the day with your Paw Patrol pals! Leap and fly with Skye. Get ready for action with Ryder and Chase.
Flavors of Cuba Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, May 20, 2021  -  Thu, May 20, 2021   
You will create Cuban dishes you’ll be craving for years to come. The menu includes Cuban picadillo, sweet potato mash, Cuban salad with mojo dressing and a special guava pastry. Sooooo good.
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Hidden Gardens of Beacon Hill Tour 2021Boston, $$$
Thu, May 20, 2021   
This annual tour offers visitors a rare opportunity to see hidden landscapes and secret pathways behind the brick facades and shutters of historic townhouses.
2nd Annual Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer FestivalNewport
Sat, May 22, 2021  -  Sun, May 23, 2021   
2nd Annual Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival will be back for two days. Buy discounted tickets from our website https://www.foodtruckfestivalsofamerica.com/newport
HIKE for HOPEVirtual/Online, $
Sat, May 22, 2021  -  Sun, May 23, 2021   
Join this year’s HIKE for HOPE, community-focused and fun Challenge, to help raise critical funds to support Lazarus House's soup kitchen and food pantry.
Dover Antiques Show and Vintage MarketDover, $
Sat, May 22, 2021  -  Sat, May 22, 2021   
All New! Once a Month on Saturday! A Fabulous, Fun, & Funky Flea at the Dover Elks Hall. Featuring 50 eclectic dealers outside under the sun with Antiques, Vintage, & Collectibles You never know what you'll find! Catered & Comfortable
Watson Adventures’ Around the World Virtual Scavenger Hunt for KidsVirtual/Online, $
Sat, May 22, 2021  -  Sat, May 22, 2021   
Take your family around the world on a virtual scavenger hunt! Explore the world’s best museums and historic locations searching for answers to fun tricky questions about them.
Haydn + Saint-GeorgesVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, May 25, 2021  -  Tue, May 25, 2021   
Handel and Haydn Society's Spring Season will conclude on May 25, 2021 with Haydn + Saint-Georges, which will include H+H’s premiere performance of Haydn’s Symphony No. 43, Mercury.
Vietnamese Street Food Adult Cooking ClassDover, $$
Thu, May 27, 2021  -  Thu, May 27, 2021   
Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experience, top-notch instructor. Recipes and creative packing ideas to take home. Delicious samples to enjoy on-site or to take home with you.
Boston Design Week 2021Boston, Free
Fri, May 28, 2021  -  Wed, June 9, 2021   
The 8th Annual Boston Design Week (BDW) takes place April 28-May 9, 2021, featuring 80+ virtual and outdoor events citywide, including the annual Design Week Awards, Friday May 7th.
Teens in the Kitchen: Dessert BarsDover, $$
Fri, May 28, 2021  -  Fri, May 28, 2021   
Included in this class: Cooking demonstration and hands-on learning experience. Instruction from an experience, top-notch instructor Recipes and creative packing ideas to take home. Delicious samples to enjoy on-site or to take home with you.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, May 29, 2021  -  Sat, May 29, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
CampHUB Memorial Day Half Day CampNorton, $$
Mon, May 31, 2021  -  Mon, May 31, 2021   
CampHUB is New England's best parkour camp! Your camper will spend their time with us learning how to climb, jump, and move like a pro!
Memorial Day at the FarmDover, $$
Mon, May 31, 2021  -  Mon, May 31, 2021   
Come join us on the farm! Your ticket provides free parking, beautiful farm views, visits with the barnyard animals, live music, and a scavenger hunt for children.
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North End Italian Feasts & Processions Guide 2020 (CANCELLED)Boston, Free
Wed, June 2, 2021  -  Wed, September 15, 2021   
Due to COVID-19, the 2020 season of North End Italian Feasts & Processions has been CANCELLED. Here is a handy guide of the North End Italian Feasts & Processions for Summer 2019. Processions are short parades...
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Boston Fireworks 2021 (Where to Watch, Start Times, By Date)Massachusetts, Free
Wed, June 2, 2021  -  Mon, August 23, 2021   
Find out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in 2020 (by date). Different towns, different dates & times - you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule and your location. Happy fourth!
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band / The Avett BrothersBoston, $$$
Thu, June 3, 2021  -  Thu, June 3, 2021   
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.
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Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl 2021 (Dates TBD)Boston, $$
Fri, June 4, 2021  -  Sun, June 6, 2021   
Join the fun at the Scooper Bowl, the nation's largest all-you-can-eat ice cream festival and the unofficial kick-off of summer in Boston at City Hall Plaza.
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Virtual Spring Celebration Fundraiser with American Rep TheaterVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, June 5, 2021   
Gone is the winter of our discontent, and now we look onwards towards our upcoming season of shows. To mark the moment, A.R.T. is throwing a party for our first ever virtual Spring Celebration!
Greater Boston Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis Drive-Thru RallyDedham, Free
Sun, June 6, 2021  -  Sun, June 6, 2021   
Join us for a Drive-Thru Rally on June 6th at Legacy Place or for our national TAKE STEPS + VIRTUAL Facebook Live on June 12 or both!
Rat Pack Wednesdays at Boston Harbor Hotel 2020 - CANCELLEDBoston, Free
Thu, June 10, 2021  -  Thu, August 26, 2021   
Spend your summer nights enjoying live waterfront entertainment and al fresco dining at the Boston Harbor Hotel. Each Wednesday, Rat Pack performers will croon under the stars.
Walk for HospiceWeymouth, Free
Sat, June 12, 2021  -  Sat, June 12, 2021   
Join South Shore Health Foundation as we come together to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Walk for Hospice on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Weymouth High School*!
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Bunker Hill Day Parade 2021Charlestown, Free
Sun, June 13, 2021   
A tradition since 1786, the Bunker Hill Day Parade commemorates the Battle of Bunker Hill which was fought on Breed's Hill on June 17, 1775 in Charlestown, Massachusetts. The Battle of Bunker Hill was the first major...
Golf Tournament for IndependenceMethuen, $$$
Mon, June 14, 2021  -  Mon, June 14, 2021   
The Northeast Independent Living Program (NILP), a disability services and advocacy nonprofit, is hosting a Golf Tournament Fundraiser on June 14th, 2021 to support people with disabilities in Northeastern, Massachusetts.
The Vintage BazaarNew Hampshire
Sat, June 19, 2021  -  Sun, June 20, 2021   
Est. 2011 — A curated event series featuring vintage, makers, farmers, music & food. Join us as we celebrate our 10 year Anniversary on June 19 + 20 at Wolfsburg Farm in Holderness, NH.
Dover Antiques Show and Vintage MarketDover, $
Sat, June 19, 2021  -  Sat, June 19, 2021   
All New! Once a Month on Saturday! A Fabulous, Fun, & Funky Flea at the Dover Elks Hall. Featuring 50 eclectic dealers outside under the sun with Antiques, Vintage, & Collectibles You never know what you'll find! Catered & Comfortable
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Boston Summer Movies Guide 2021 (Dates TBD)Massachusetts, Free
Sat, June 19, 2021  -  Sun, August 22, 2021   
Summer is here and warm weather calls for outdoor fun. Here's a great list of Summer Movies under the stars in and around Boston. Enjoy!...
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FREE FUN FRIDAYS Boston 2021: Highland Street FoundationMassachusetts, Free
Fri, June 25, 2021  -  Fri, August 27, 2021   
The Free Fun Fridays program invites you to visit about 10 museums or attraction for free over ten Fridays this summer. See what's free this Friday!
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Classic Movies by Moonlight: Boston Harbor Hotel - CANCELLEDBoston, Free
Sat, June 26, 2021  -  Sat, August 28, 2021   
Enjoy free Movies by Moonlight projected on the Harbor this summer at Boston Harbor Hotel. The cool evening breeze and view from Intrigue Café set the stage for the perfect opportunity to view these classic films under...
Minni Summer Art CampBoston, $$$
Mon, June 28, 2021  -  Fri, September 3, 2021   
We offer ten individually themed weeks of summer programming for little artists ages 4–9, beginning June 28 and running until September 3. To keep your artist engaged every summer, we rotate in new lessons for fresh content!
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Boston Harborfest 2021Boston, Free
Thu, July 1, 2021  -  Sun, July 4, 2021   
Boston Harborfest is an annual festival that celebrates Boston's maritime and colonial history. Enjoy over 200 different events that occur throughout the week around Boston's historic downtown and waterfront districts,...
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Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery (Outdoor Performance)Rockport, $$
Fri, July 2, 2021  -  Mon, July 25, 2022   
From the mastermind of mayhem, Ken Ludwig, comes a fast-paced comedy about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. The timeless duo investigate a dizzying web of clues along with three actors who...
Bridgewater Arts & Music FestivalBridgewater, $
Sun, July 4, 2021  -  Sun, July 4, 2021   
Annual Bridgewater Arts & Music Festival, free admission, events, displays, crafters selling, artists showing, fun for everyone & yummy food! Live music and other performances. Local authors, artists. Kid friendly. Come and stay a while.
July 4th Celebration: Family Fun / Concert / Fireworks 2021Acton, Free
Sun, July 4, 2021  -  Sun, July 4, 2021   
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 & FireworksActon, Free
Sun, July 4, 2021  -  Sun, July 4, 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.
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Boston Fireworks | 4th of July Fireworks & Pops on the Esplanade 2021Boston, Free
Sun, July 4, 2021   
Enjoy the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and a spectacular display of fireworks over the Charles River. This year maestro Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra are set to entertain at Boston’s annual...
4th July Fireworks Family-Friendly Cruise PlymouthPlymouth, $$$
Sun, July 4, 2021  -  Sun, July 4, 2021   
July 4th: Exceptional viewing of fireworks without crowds. Narrated view Plymouth Rock, Mayflower Ship, Clark's Island, Lighthouses. **THIS BOAT WILL BE ALCOHOL FREE** We will have popcorn, popsicles, glow sticks, tattoos, and more! Seating limited so reserve your...
Salem Celebrates the 4th of July - CANCELLED 2020Salem, Free
Sun, July 4, 2021   
Independence Day celebration with free activities for children in the afternoon and a 'POPS' Concert followed by a fireworks display
Boston Summer Sports CentersBoston, Free
Tue, July 6, 2021  -  Fri, August 20, 2021   
This is a full day drop-in program for youth ages 7-14 who are residents of the City of Boston. Children will participate in many traditional and non-traditional recreation activities.
Free Online Climate Workshops for KidsVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, July 7, 2021  -  Sat, August 14, 2021   
Sign up for free online climate workshops taught by high school students covering a range of topics in an engaging, interactive way with many games, unique activities and time for conversation and questions.
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Levitate Music & Arts Festival 2021Marshfield, $
Fri, July 9, 2021  -  Sun, July 11, 2021   
Join us for a day of music, art, food and the outdoors at the Marshfield Fairgrounds! There will be lots of music, arts & crafts and delicious food trucks to enjoy!
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Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell Boston 2021Boston, Free
Fri, July 9, 2021  -  Fri, August 20, 2021   
Free Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night in Boston throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade at no cost for over 25 years!
St. Sebastian's School Academic WorkshopsNeedham, $$$
Mon, July 12, 2021  -  Fri, August 27, 2021   
Focused on scholarly growth, academic collaboration, and personal achievement, these workshops promise to prepare students for the next school year and to inspire a life-long love of learning.
St. Sebastian's School Athletic ClinicsNeedham, $$$
Mon, July 12, 2021  -  Fri, August 27, 2021   
St. Sebastian’s School offers one-week athletic clinics in the following sports - basketball and lacrosse and soccer. Run by our experienced faculty, the clinics are designed to sharpen the skills of student-athletes.
CraftBoston: Fiber StoriesBoston, Free
Fri, July 16, 2021  -  Fri, August 27, 2021   
Fiber Stories is about storytelling, and will feature basket makers, weavers, knitters, quilters, felters, rug makers, and artists who use fiber-related techniques in non-fiber media.
Camp PALS BostonMassachusetts, $$$$
Sat, July 17, 2021  -  Wed, February 24, 2021   
We operate day programs for people with Down syndrome ages 18-25 in the Boston area. We will have 1-2 in-person days a 7 days of virtual programming.
Black Picnic Day formerly Negro Election Day 279Salem, Free
Sat, July 17, 2021  -  Sat, July 17, 2021   
This is a cultural historical event which has been ongoing for 279 years. We bring together families, community, businesses and organizations for a day of family fun
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Hoop Brains Basketball Summer CampWest Roxbury, $$$
Mon, July 19, 2021  -  Fri, July 23, 2021   
This unique basketball camp is not for elite AAU teenagers but for 'everyone else' - those who love the game, and want to learn more about it. It's half on-court playing, half in-classroom learning.
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Free Shakespeare on the Common 2021: The TempestBoston, Free
Thu, July 22, 2021  -  Mon, August 9, 2021   
One of Greater Boston's most beloved traditions, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's “Free Shakespeare On The Common” continues it's seasonal tradition with William Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'.
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Lowell Folk Festival 2021Lowell, Free
Fri, July 23, 2021  -  Sun, July 25, 2021   
Today the Lowell Folk Festival and its producing partners announced plans for Keeping the Tradition: A Virtual Celebration of the Lowell Folk Festival.
Dover Antiques Show and Vintage MarketDover, $
Sat, July 24, 2021  -  Sat, July 24, 2021   
All New! Once a Month on Saturday! A Fabulous, Fun, & Funky Flea at the Dover Elks Hall. Featuring 50 eclectic dealers outside under the sun with Antiques, Vintage, & Collectibles You never know what you'll find! Catered & Comfortable
Salem Heritage DaysSalem
Sun, August 1, 2021  -  Mon, August 9, 2021   
This perennial favorite features food, fun, and activities for all ages, highlights include the Essex Street Fair, the Ice Cream Bowl, and the Car Show on Chestnut Street.
Salem Maritime FestivalSalem, Free
Sun, August 1, 2021  -  Mon, August 2, 2021   
Salem Maritime Festival will host an exciting array of free family fun, harbor cruises, kayak trips, face-painting, wagon rides, muck walks, kite-flying, model boat races and more!
Boston Ballet School Summer ProgramNewton
Mon, August 2, 2021  -  Thu, August 12, 2021   
Boston Ballet School offers a variety of safe and inclusive summer programs for children ages 3-18. We are adhering to the most up-to-date health and safety protocols.
Mapparium ToursBoston, $
Wed, August 11, 2021  -  Thu, August 11, 2022   
Plan your visit to this world-famous, three-story, stained-glass globe. The Mapparium’s three-dimensional perspective of the world of 1935 is enhanced by A World of Ideas, an original presentation that features a rich orchestration of words, music, and LED lights to...
138th Bolton FairCentral Mass, $
Fri, August 13, 2021  -  Sun, August 15, 2021   
The quintessential New England Fair with old fashion fun for the entire family. Great entertainment, animals, midway and live music. Experience a demolition derby included in the price of admission.
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The Bolton Fair 2021Bolton, $
Fri, August 13, 2021  -  Sun, August 15, 2021   
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,...
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Kidz Bop LIVE! 2021 (Rescheduled from July 11, 2020)Boston, $$
Sun, August 15, 2021   
Kidz Bop is an interactive experience for the whole family, where the KIDZ BOP Kids will be performing some of today’s biggest hits “sung by kids for kids,” with engaging new set design, exciting choreography, and more.
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Marshfield Fair 2021Marshfield, $
Fri, August 20, 2021  -  Sun, August 29, 2021   
This year's fair offers great family entertainment with hundreds of farm animals, daily free shows, free grandstand attractions, arts & crafts, 4 H & Agricultural exhibits, horticultural displays & much more.
Dover Antiques Show and Vintage MarketDover, $
Sat, August 21, 2021  -  Sat, August 21, 2021   
All New! Once a Month on Saturday! A Fabulous, Fun, & Funky Flea at the Dover Elks Hall. Featuring 50 eclectic dealers outside under the sun with Antiques, Vintage, & Collectibles You never know what you'll find! Catered & Comfortable
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King Richard's Faire 2021Carver, $$$$
Sat, September 4, 2021  -  Sun, October 24, 2021   
Escape YOUR reality at New England's largest and longest-running Renaissance festival nestled in the enchanted woods of Carvershire... one day, one thousand memories running weekends and Monday holidays from August 31st...
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The Big E 2021Western Mass, $$$
Fri, September 17, 2021  -  Sun, October 3, 2021   
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.
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Winchester Block Party & Town DayWinchester, Free
Sat, September 25, 2021  -  Sat, September 25, 2021   
Thousands of individuals and families attend each year to enjoy a day of browsing exhibits, playing games, competing in athletics, eating (!), listening to different types of music, attending the health fair, and...
53rd Annual Memorial Day Weekend PowwowCentral Mass, $
Sat, September 25, 2021  -  Sat, September 25, 2021   
The 53rd Annual AIS Memorial Day Weekend Powwow features dancing, drumming, kids' events, vendors, crafts, and educational sessions. Overnight camping is available to powwow participants.
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Pumpkin Chuckin' Fest 2021Vermont, $
Sun, September 26, 2021  -  Sun, September 26, 2021   
Pumpkin Chucking fest is a fundraiser for Coastal Connections (a group that works to end domestic and sexual violence in Lamoille County) and a fall family day of fun with music, pumpkin catapult, food, games, raffles,...
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Flashlight Maze at Connors FarmDanvers, $$
Mon, September 27, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
The 7-Acre, World Famous Corn Maze is a NON HAUNTED, family friendly attraction, and is safe for ALL AGES. The maze received international attention when a family “got lost” and called 911 to find their way out.
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Topsfield Fair 2021Topsfield, $$
Fri, October 1, 2021  -  Mon, October 11, 2021   
Enjoy America's oldest and finest agricultural fair w/ New England‘s largest carnival midway, cool demos, (ranging from beekeeping to miniature trains), a Grange Museum, pumpkin weigh-offs, live entertainment and the...
Maynard FestMaynard, Free
Sat, October 2, 2021   
Dozens of sidewalk sales, over 100 vendors and free family entertainment. It is sure to please both young and old, including free children's events such as the trackless train ride.
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'Brick or Treat' Halloween Fun at LEGOLAND Discovery CenterSomerville, $$
Thu, October 7, 2021  -  Sun, October 31, 2021   
Brick or Treat will feature a costume contest, pumpkin patch photo op complete with a 3 ½ foot LEGO pumpkin, a themed building challenge, LEGO trick or treating and more. Guests are encouraged to show their Halloween...
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STOMP!Boston
Fri, October 8, 2021  -  Sun, October 10, 2021   
STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages.
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42nd Yarmouth Seaside FestivalYarmouth, Free
Mon, October 11, 2021  -  Wed, October 13, 2021   
Enjoy a craft fair of more than 125 crafters from all over the country, food vendors with a fabulous selection of foods to sample, continual musical entertainment, high-quality children’s events, kayak and canoe race,...
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The Boston Marathon 2021Boston, Free
Mon, October 11, 2021  -  Mon, October 11, 2021   
The Boston Marathon is one of the city's biggest events of the year - featuring 25,000 elite runners from around the world competing in a route made difficult by rolling terrain and features such as 'Heartbreak Hill.'
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Fall Pumpkin Float Festival at Frog PondBoston, Free
Fri, October 15, 2021   
Fall Pumpkin Float will be held at the Boston Common Frog Pond is generally from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Hundreds of illuminated jack-o’-lanterns will be floated on the water accompanied by spooky family activities.
New Hampshire Pumpkin FestivalNew Hampshire
Fri, October 15, 2021  -  Sat, October 16, 2021   
It’s official: Coronavirus concerns have forced the cancellation of the 2020 NH Pumpkin Festival in Downtown Laconia. SAVE THE DATE FOR 2021 - October 15 & 16
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PJ Masks Pajama Party Event at Showcase CinemasMassachusetts, $
Wed, October 20, 2021  -  Thu, October 21, 2021   
Join the PJ Masks as they go into the night to save the day, only at Showcase! Each presentation includes episodes of your favorite nighttime superheroes in action, music videos, and a special interactive Showcase...
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.
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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...
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Frankie Valley & the Four SeasonsBoston, $$$
Sat, October 23, 2021   
Oh, what a story. Frankie Valli, who came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of the Four Seasons, is hotter than ever in the 21st century.
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Pru Boo Trick-or-Treat for Charity 2021Boston, $
Sun, October 24, 2021   
Trick-or-Treat for Charity! Calling all ghosts and goblins to join us for this family-friendly Halloween event, held the Sunday before Halloween. Our nonprofit partner this year is The Play Brigade.
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HadestownBoston, $$$
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...
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.
Christmas Festival of Lights at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Mon, November 15, 2021  -  Fri, December 31, 2021   
Edaville takes you into an enchanting wonderland where you can experience millions & millions of lights, unlimited Christmas train rides, unlimited use of all 90 plus rides and attractions including access to Thomas Land & Cran Central.
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Frog Pond Ice Rink Opening DayBoston, Free
Thu, November 18, 2021   
The Skating Club of Boston is looking forward to another season of fun on the ice at the Frog Pond! Come down to skate and have some fun kicking off the 2021 season.
Snowbound FestivalBoston
Fri, November 19, 2021  -  Sun, November 21, 2021   
The Snowbound Festival serves as the official kick off for winter that brings the community together to celebrate our collective excitement about the coming season.
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Marshfield Holiday Light ShowMarshfield, $$
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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Master Chef Jr. LIVE!Boston, $$
Sun, November 21, 2021   
MasterChef Junior Live! is bringing the culinary hit TV show directly to Boston…LIVE on stage for one night only! The cast will be cooking up a storm in head-to-head cooking demonstrations and fun (sometimes messy!)...
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Enchanted Village: Jordan's Furniture Avon - CLOSED for 2020 SeasonAvon, $
Mon, November 22, 2021  -  Sat, January 1, 2022   
Enjoy Boston's historic Enchanted Village, now on view at Jordan's Furniture in Avon. Jordan’s Furniture purchased the surviving pieces of the Enchanted Village at auction and restored the vintage collection to its...
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Sing-Along Sound of MusicArlington, $$
Wed, November 24, 2021  -  Sun, November 28, 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.
Night Lights at Tower Hill: Holiday Lights (CANCELLED for 2020)Boylston, $$
Sat, November 27, 2021  -  Sun, January 2, 2022   
Two of our beautiful garden properties will sparkle with thousands of shimmering, artfully designed holiday lights. Bring the whole family for a magical, fun, and safe outdoor experience – with food, refreshments, and more.
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Boston Blink! Holiday Lights & Sound Extravaganza 2021Boston, Free
Fri, December 3, 2021  -  Sat, January 1, 2022   
Blink! featuring the music of the Holiday Pops, is a state-of-the-art light and sound extravaganza that will transfer every inch of Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
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Snowport - Boston Seaport Ice Rink & Curling LanesBoston
Wed, December 15, 2021  -  Tue, March 1, 2022   
This year, the Snowport Ice Rink & Beer Garden will not be open, however there are lots of great new winter activities to enjoy! Now open, the Seaport's new Snowport winterland features a 3,000 square foot ice skating...
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Imagine Van Gogh! The Original Immersive Experience: BostonBoston, $$
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...
Jesus Christ SuperstarBoston, $$$
Tue, January 4, 2022  -  Sun, January 16, 2022   
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America.
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Hamilton - Boston Tour!Boston, $$$
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, $$$
Tue, January 18, 2022  -  Sun, January 30, 2022   
After an incredible record-breaking run on Broadway, Audience Choice Award Winner Pretty Woman: The Musical will be on tour in the fall of 2021!
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Summer: The Donna Summer MusicalBoston, $$$
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...
Shen Yun at the Boch CenterBoston, $$$
Sat, April 2, 2022  -  Sun, April 10, 2022   
A global sensation returns! Shen Yun is back with a brand-new production. Watch ancient legends, heavenly realms, and modern tales of courage spring to life through classical Chinese dance.
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Shen Yun 2022Boston, $$$$
Sat, April 2, 2022  -  Sun, April 10, 2022   
Ancient legends of virtue and modern tales of courage are brought to life by more than a dozen dances and songs, making for one extraordinary, uplifting and unforgettable experience.
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Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The TemptationsBoston, $$$
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.
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, $$$
Wed, June 8, 2022  -  Fri, June 24, 2022   
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One – born with emerald green skin– is smart, fiery, and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious, and very popular.
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AnastasiaBoston, $$$
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...
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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