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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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Tony Funches - Former lead singer of The Platters performs!Acton, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
This free concert will be held at the NARA Park Amphitheater. All seating is general admission lawn seating. Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets.
Landmarks Orchestra Dance Night Summer ConcertBoston, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Landmarks Dance Night brings music to move by from diverse cultures to the Hatch Shell. Love, magicians, and ghosts haunt the flamenco ballet, El amor brujo, inspired by tales of the Romani people.
Tot Times at Gore PlaceWaltham, $$
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Tot Times at Gore Place, August 12 and 21 at 10 a.m., offer outdoor fun for kids 1.5-6 years. Explore nature with rocks, sticks, water, and more.
New England Revolution Hosts Bowl For A GoalFoxboro, $$
Wed, August 21, 2019   
The New England Revolution Charitable Foundation will host its hallmark annual event – Bowl for a Goal presented by Arbella Insurance (#BowlforaGoal) on Wednesday, August 21 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Splitsville Luxury Lanes in Patriot Place.
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionWoburn, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Off-Beat Andover Tour - Main StreetAndover, $
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
This unique walking tour of downtown Andover will highlight architecture, history, and fun facts about Andover’s Main Street in a fast-paced and highly participatory way.
Flip Into Fall Party at The Little GymWoburn, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
The Little Gym of Woburn is hosting a FREE “Flip into Fall” Party on Wednesday, August 21st from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for families with children up to age 12.
Square One Mall Hosts Curious Creatures event!Saugus, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Square One Mall will host Curious Creatures on Wednesday, August 21st – New England’s original, interactive and educational live animal program will introduce attendees to interesting and unusual animals.
Outdoor Movie NightBurlington, Free
Wed, August 21, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Mount Hope Kids Adventure would like to invite you and your family to our outdoor movie night! We'll be watching a family friendly movie on our giant inflatable big screen!
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St. Anthony's Feast 2019Boston, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
The St. Anthony's Feast in the North End of Boston is celebrated each year on the last weekend in August. Enjoy parades, live music, delicious food and a festive decorated atmosphere.
I Want to Go to JailConcord, $
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
A staged reading in period costumes of the original play 'I Want to Go to Jail', about suffragists in their quest to pass the suffrage amendment in 1919, and the unexpected obstacles they encounter.
Meet Daniel Tiger at Buttons and BowsActon, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Come enjoy this FREE event featuring Daniel Tiger. Shop for back to school and let the kiddos meet their favorite character. Don't forget to bring your camera!
Print Making Workshop: MonoprintsBoston, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Printmaking Workshops will take place on select Thursdays from 5:30pm until 7:00pm. Ages 11+ and all experience levels welcome. Located Between Quincy Market and South Market Building.
Movie Musicals at the Marketplace: Bohemian RhapsodyBoston, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Join us for the last of our Movie Musicals at The Marketplace Series featuring Bohemian Rhapsody on Thursday, August 22. Pre-Show Activities Begin at 7:30 pm and the show will begin at dusk.
Free Ice Skating Event Fun for the Whole FamilyFoxboro, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Free Ice Skating Event, Fun for the Whole Family. Join us for some fun on the ice at Foxboro Sports Center, Foxboro MA Skate Rentals available for $5.00
The Caterpillar Lab visits the Arnold Arboretum!Jamaica Plain, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Mon, August 26, 2019   
Join us at the Arnold Arboretum for a 5-day exploration of the fascinating world of caterpillars with a special residency of The Caterpillar Lab. Check it out!
Artist for Humanity's Summer ExhibitionBoston, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Join Artists for Humanity at our EpiCenter on August 22 to see Boston teens' incredible art and design projects at our annual Summer Art & Design Exhibition!
Outdoor Movie Night featuring Frozen at CambridgeSideCambridge, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
CambridgeSide, (CambridgeSide.com) together with Cambridge Arts Summer in the City will bring the beautiful, waterfront setting of Canal Park alive on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
Flip Into Fall Party at The Little GymDanvers, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
The Little Gym of Danvers is hosting a FREE “Flip into Fall” party on Thursday, August 22nd from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for families with children up to age 12.
Square One Mall Hosts Back to School Safety DaySaugus, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Square One Mall will host back to school fun with Back To School Safety Day on Thursday, August 22nd – Learn more about safety for from some local difference-makers!
Breakout Games Treasure HuntWoburn, Free
Thu, August 22, 2019  -  Thu, August 22, 2019   
Breakout Games, the nation’s leading escape room brand, is coming to Boston (Woburn) to give away $2,000 in cash! Coordinates for the hidden cash will populate every half hour, beginning at 5 p.m.
2019 Middlesex County 4-H FairWestford, $$
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
The Fair is an agricultural, non-commercial, youth fair, and all of our exhibitors are members of 4-H Clubs in Middlesex County. Animals include horses, cows, sheep, goats, etc.
Kung Fu Films at the Gate in Chinatown Park BostonBoston, Free
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Each of the three nights of film showings includes a live performance, two short films, and the main feature. The classic films are action-packed with kung fu scenes and are accompanied by English-subtitles.
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Game Grumps Live!Boston, $$$
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
The Final Party with Game Grumps is here! Join us on this very special summer tour with Arin and Danny as we retire the present live format.
Foreigners Journey - Tribute band performing Foreigner and Journey HitsActon, $$
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
This is a special ticketed concert will be held at the NARA Park Amphitheater. All seating is general admission lawn seating. Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets.
Blackwatch Adventure: Homeward BoundBurlington, $
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
Join us for Sword Adventure Games where you solve mysteries, fight monsters, and win treasure. Guard Up in Burlington MA has monthly sword adventure games.
Haverhill Restaurant WeekHaverhill, $$
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Thu, August 29, 2019   
Celebrate 7 Tasty Days of Summer in Haverhill! The 2nd Annual Restaurant Week highlights the best of Haverhill eateries with a week’s worth of great deals from Friday, August 23 - Thursday, August 29.
Market Test KITCHEN: Demo + TastingBoston, Free
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
Market Test KITCHEN is designed to allow our community to sample new products and ideas from Boston Public Market vendors, local chefs, and Boston food businesses.
Oliver! The MusicalCape Cod, $$
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Join us for the musical Oliver! directed by Danielle Dwyer, CJ, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart at Rock Harbor in Orleans on Cape Cod.
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Antique & Classic Boat FestivalSalem, $
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
The historic port of Salem hosts the Annual Boston Antique & Classic Boat Festival. Classic sailboats, powerboats, and hand-powered craft on display.
Newburyport Riverfront Music FestivalNewburyport, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Spend the day on the waterfront in Newburyport! This year Barenaked Ladies will headline the festival, an joined by Phillip Phillips, Anderson East and The Aldous Collins Band for the free concert.
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Downtown Plymouth Waterfront FestivalPlymouth, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019   
Join us at the annual Downtown Plymouth Waterfront Festival. Returning Festival favorites will be the Arts & Craft Show featuring over 100 local artisans and crafters, Duck Races in Brewster Gardens, the 6th annual...
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End of Summer Bash at Atlantic WharfBoston, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019   
Celebrate the end of Summer with a kids concert, fun activity tables, food, games and more! Rain location is Waterfront Square.
Three Billy Goats GruffBrookline, $
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Join classic characters like the Tortoise and the Hare and the Three Billy Goats on a fairy tale adventure in this hilarious comedy featuring colorful puppet characters and lots audience interactivity.
Vintage Baseball on George's IslandBoston, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
There is no better place to watch a historic ballgame than inside the walls of a Civil War fort on Georges Island in Boston Harbor! This program is designed especially for kids.
Family Foam Archery at Fort WarrenBoston, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Try your hand at archery with L.L.Bean's Outdoor Discovery School. Learn a new skill and practice your aim with family friendly foam archery in Fort Warren's moat.
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionNatick, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Storytime at the Museums - FeelingsNewton, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Each 30-45 minute program includes reading from a children's book, an activity, a museum takeaway, and access to the museum afterward. Families are welcome to bring snacks for their kids.
Teddy Bear Check-up Day at Stone ZooStoneham, $
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Bring your favorite teddy bear for a day of cuddly fun on August 24! Stone Zoo staff will be on hand to give your bear a check-up and clean bill of health.
Night in the Blue Hills: An Accessible AdventureMilton, $
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
This outdoor program run by the Trailside Museum is accessible for participants on foot, using wheelchairs or using other mobility devices and is an exploration of the woods at night.
Backyard and Beyond: Bird Language with 'PrimiTim'Acton, $
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Have you ever wondered what the birds are saying? Join Tim “PrimiTim” Swanson as he helps us decode some bird language on a walk in the conservation land adjoining Discovery Woods,
Global Climbing DayRandolph, $$
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Global climbing day is a day to share the joys of climbing with people love the most. We welcome anyone to come and join the fun!
12th Annual British Car ShowBoston, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
The Boston Area MG Club is excited to hold its 12th annual British Car Show Saturday, August 24th at Faneuil Hall Marketplace in the West End.
10th Annual Ramble Concert Event to Benefit NECHVSalisbury, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Head to Salisbury Beach for “The Ramble,” a day of music, food, games, and more to support our local Veterans. Donations are welcomed to help this cause!
Primark Back to School Cool EventBoston, Free
Sat, August 24, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Head over to Primark Boston to celebrate Back to School Season in style! Primark will host a fun, interactive in-store event featuring the newest collections of kids’ clothing and accessories
In Season Harvest Fair at Bow MarketSomerville, Free
Sun, August 25, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Want to buy local food AND meet the people behind your favorite local food brands? Buy local, eat local, and meet the people who produce your food at this interactive local food market!
Corn Roast at Gore PlaceWaltham, Free
Sun, August 25, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Celebrate the sweet corn season at the Gore Place Farm Stand!  Enjoy roasted corn freshly picked from local farms, drink lemonade and play games on the lawn in front of the farmer’s cottage.
Powers Music School Open HouseBelmont, Free
Sun, August 25, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Join Powers Music School teachers and families for a FREE instrument petting zoo, early childhood demo classes, music crafts, and to see our main teaching building!
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Pembroke Free Summer Concert Series w/ Sweet WednesdayPembroke, Free
Sun, August 25, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Free Outdoor Concert on Pembroke Town Green with Award-Winning Band Sweet Wednesday, performing original folk/roots rock and blues songs combining humor, beauty, and danceability
Welcome to Pack 12 Rain Gutter Regatta Make & RaceFramingham, Free
Mon, August 26, 2019  -  Mon, August 26, 2019   
Come check out Framingham Pack 12 Cub Scouts and see if a scouting journey is right for your family! Open to all Framingham based kids entering K-5.
9th World Congress on Biopolymers & BioplasticsNew England, $$$
Mon, August 26, 2019  -  Tue, August 27, 2019   
Explore & Share your research and ideas at 9th World Congress on Biopolymers & Bioplastics, London, UK, August 26-27, 2019 with the theme: Solution for current & future global challenges
2019 Fenway Park MarathonBoston
Mon, August 26, 2019  -  Mon, August 26, 2019   
On Monday, August 26th, this year’s runners will join us for an unforgettable race experience to benefit the Red Sox Scholars, our award-winning college scholarship and enrichment program.
Dance Intensive Audition & Studio Class Placement ages 8-18Brighton, Free
Mon, August 26, 2019  -  Mon, August 26, 2019   
Join us for a free trial class. Dancers will receive recommendations for the proper class level. Check out our studio and meet our dance teachers!
Meet Belmont Community Information FairBelmont, Free
Tue, August 27, 2019  -  Tue, August 27, 2019   
Belmont residents and prospective residents are invited to learn more about town departments, local government, schools, nonprofits and volunteer opportunities at the 16th annual MEET BELMONT Community Information Fair.
Run to Home Base at Fenway Park: Presented by New BalanceBoston
Tue, August 27, 2019  -  Tue, August 27, 2019   
The Run to Home Base presented by New Balance is a unique 9K run and 2.5 mile walk through scenic Boston ending with a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Storytime at the Museums - FeelingsNewton, $
Wed, August 28, 2019  -  Wed, August 28, 2019   
Each 30-45 minute program includes reading from a children's book, an activity, a museum takeaway, and access to the museum afterward. Families are welcome to bring snacks for their kids.
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Illuminate the Harbor: Boston Pre-Labor Day FireworksBoston, Free
Thu, August 29, 2019   
Once again, fireworks launched from barges anchored off the North End and Seaport will light up the sky over Boston Harbor to celebrate Labor Day Weekend and the beginning of fall.
96th Feast of the Three Saints 2019Lawrence, Free
Fri, August 30, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
The annual Feast of the Three Saints in Lawrence offers music, food and community. At the Saints Alfio, Filadelfo and Cirino Society and Lawrence Common.
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Annual Gloucester Schooner FestivalGloucester, Free
Fri, August 30, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
Enjoy the Mayor's Race for schooners, parade of sail, deck tours, public sails, and other maritime activities. For three days, Gloucester Harbor hosts a mix of old and new, as modern-day fishermen share their home port...
Labor Day Weekend - Lebanese FestivalLawrence, Free
Fri, August 30, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
St.Anthony’s Church invites EVERYONE to attend. Come and enjoy live Lebanese bands, Lebanese and American food and pastries,raffles, games, and more!
Appleseed Country FairCentral Mass, Free
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
The Appleseed Country Fair is a three day family friendly fair. Come down and enjoy live music, great food, local brewers, kids games, and many surprises to come!
St. Anargyroi Greek FestivalMarlborough, Free
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
Greek Food Greek Pastries Beer & Wine Greek Dance Groups Greek Souvenirs Greek Music by DJ George Regan Live Music Live Dancers Free Admission - Rain or Shine!
200 Años de Música MexicanaBoston, $$$
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Banda El Recodo and Mariachi Vargas de Tecatitlán will bring 200 Años de Música Mexicana to the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on Saturday, October 31!
Lollipops for BreakfastBrookline, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
'Lollipops for Breakfast' is a wildly imaginative ode to children’s boundless creativity. The performance, told entirely without words, features multiple styles of puppetry, original music, acrobatics, and lots of audience participation.
USA vs. EnglandNewport, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Season 28 of the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin will feature USA vs. England on August 31st, 2019 at 5pm, followed by a special Après Polo: Sailor's Delight celebration.
SOLD OUT: Zac Brown Band Sam Deck Concert PartyBoston, $$$
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox are excited to announce that Zac Brown Band will be returning to America’s Most Beloved Ballpark Fenway!
King Richard's Faire 2019 Season - Saturdays and SundaysCarver, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sun, October 20, 2019   
Escape YOUR reality at King Richard’s Faire, New England’s largest and longest-running Renaissance festival! Open Labor Day Weekend Visit the Faire weekends and Monday holidays from August 31-October 20, 2019
Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of PastaBoston, $$
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Learn how to make pasta from scratch with Law of Pasta! This family-friendly, hands-on pasta-making workshop is led by the famous Chef Avery (@law_of_pasta).
Newburyport BluesCruise New Orleans Riverboat Party CruiseNewburyport, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
A New Orleans River Boat Party Cruise sets sail on Saturday August 31st featuring New Orleans’ legendary performing artists Henri Smith, Amadee Castenell, and the band “Friends and Flavours”.
'Playthings: The Drag-A-Zine' Launch Show!Back Bay, Free
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Boston’s drag superstars are coming together to celebrate the launch of this one-of-a-kind zine about Boston’s drag community. See some amazing performers and take home your own copy of the drag-a-zine!
Fruits in Decay ExhibitCambridge, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sun, March 1, 2020   
Fruits in Decay is a new special exhibit in the Harvard Museum of Natural History's Glass Flowers gallery that explores blight, rot, and other diseases on summer fruits.
A Taste of New EnglandVermont, $$
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
Join the region's best chefs on Saturday, August 31st, for a celebration of food and wine where guests will enjoy a carefully curated five course meal featuring each guest chef's specialties.
Spectacle Summer Nights featuring Night Shift Brewing and L.L.BeanBoston, $
Sat, August 31, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Spectacle Island will stay open for an after-hours experience– an evening of relaxation, fun, and music in partnership with L.L.Bean and Night Shift Brewing.
Infant Research Studies at UMass Boston Baby LabBoston, Free
Sun, September 1, 2019  -  Mon, September 30, 2019   
What are babies thinking? Help us find out! At the UMass Boston Baby Lab, we study how babies perceive the world around them and how they learn from it.
SOLD OUT: Zac Brown Band Sam Deck Concert PartyBoston, $$$
Sun, September 1, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox are excited to announce that Zac Brown Band will be returning to America’s Most Beloved Ballpark, Fenway!
First Sunday: Free Museum Admission and CraftClinton, Free
Sun, September 1, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
Enjoy free admission all day, courtesy of the Nypro Foundation. Explore the exhibition Wrestling with Angels and head downstairs to the auditorium to make your own angel-inspired craft.
Free Admission Day at the Museum of Russian IconsClinton, Free
Sun, September 1, 2019  -  Sun, September 1, 2019   
Enjoy free admission all day, courtesy of the Nypro Foundation. Explore the exhibition Wrestling with Angels and head downstairs to the auditorium to make your own angel-inspired craft.
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King Richard's FaireCarver, $$$$
Mon, September 2, 2019  -  Mon, October 14, 2019   
King Richard’s Faire is New England’s largest and longest-running Renaissance Festival. Captivate your senses by seeing exotic animals and watching the King’s daring knights joust on horseback; hear live musical acts...
MR8K; A Run for GratitudeBoston, $
Mon, September 2, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
The MR8K race is an annual 5-mile course (8K) that this year, will take place at Warrior Ice Arena at Boston Landing, the practice facility of the Boston Bruins.
Bread and Roses Heritage FestivalLawrence, Free
Mon, September 2, 2019  -  Mon, September 2, 2019   
The 35th Bread and Roses Heritage Festival takes place on Labor Day on the Common in Lawrence, MA. It is a free, one-day 'open air' celebration for the whole family.
Sister Hazel at City WineryBoston, $$
Tue, September 3, 2019   
Platinum-selling group, Sister Hazel, will be bringing their energetic show featuring new music and chart-topping hits to play City Winery in Boston, MA Thursday, September 5, 2019.
Evening Garden StrollBack Bay, Free
Tue, September 3, 2019  -  Tue, September 3, 2019   
Stop by and take in the Kelleher Rose Garden’s 1,500 roses, as well as the Fenway Victory Gardens, the nation’s oldest continuously operating Victory Gardens.
Fall Open House with Elmo & Friends in MaynardMaynard, Free
Wed, September 4, 2019   
Elmo visits @ 10-11am! 10am demo Music Together for all ages! 11am demo Juniors Soccer class w/ GPS soccer for kids 3.5-6. Jam Time specials galore & yummy snacks provided by Quaker snack bars!
The Wiggles @ the Boch CenterBoston, $$
Thu, September 5, 2019  -  Thu, September 5, 2019   
For the first time in years the world’s most successful children’s entertainment group will perform in 28 cities this Summer from the west to the east coast of the USA!
Free First Thursday - SeptemberFitchburg, Free
Thu, September 5, 2019  -  Thu, September 5, 2019   
Explore the galleries at night and see them in a different light. Enjoy free admission and exhibition tours. Each month features a special activity or event. Shop at the Fitchburg Farmers Market starting in November.
Jam Time Natick Fall Open House with Daniel Tiger and FriendsNatick, Free
Thu, September 5, 2019  -  Thu, September 5, 2019   
Daniel Tiger will be visiting from 10-11am! Juniors Soccer class run by the pros at GPS soccer, 11am demo Lucky Day Music class with Stacey Peasley!
Body Rock Hosted by the Museum of ScienceBoston, $$
Thu, September 5, 2019  -  Thu, September 5, 2019   
Join the Museum of Science and Improv Boston for a night of multi sensory stimulation featuring experts and interactive experiences focusing on the five senses!
Summer Movies on the CommonBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Join us for movies under the stars on the Boston Common at Frog Pond. This series is presented by the Boston Parks & Recreation Department and Northeastern University in partnership with Hot 96.9 and the Mayor's Office of Tourism, Sports and Entertainment.
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Peppa Pig's AdventureWorcester, $$
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Peppa Pig Live! is here with the ALL NEW action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life size puppets and costume characters in her new live show, Peppa Pig’s Adventure!
Chess Simuls at Faneuil HallBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Come compete against our chess expert, Corey Tolbert on the first Friday of each month. Watch as he plays multiple games simultaneously. Find him on South Market Street, right outside Uniqlo.
Cooking on a Budget: SNAP-ED Nutrition WorkshopsBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
The KITCHEN at Boston Public Market is hosting FREE nutrition education workshops to teach SNAP participants and their families how to eat healthy. Come join us!
Market Test KITCHEN: Demo + TastingBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Market Test KITCHEN is designed to allow our community to sample new products and ideas from Boston Public Market vendors, local chefs, and Boston food businesses.
Fall Open House with Elmo & Friends in NorwoodNorwood, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Join us at Jam Time in Norwood for our Fall Open House! All FREE with normal playground admission! Elmo will be visiting, take a demo of soccer class, or Lucky Day Music with Stacy Peasley!
2019 Greater Boston Stand Down for VeteransBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
The New England Center and Home for Veterans (NECHV) will host the Greater Boston Stand Down, a one-day event that enables Veterans to receive immediate comprehensive and coordinated services in one place.
Girls Golf Extravaganza at Nehoiden Junior Golf AcademyWellesley, $$$
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Golf camp for girls focusing on game-based learning where girls will learn the FUNdamentals of golf organized around the LPGA’s Five E’s and get on-course to play golf. A great opportunity for girls to develop the skills and confidence to get in the game
The Warrior's Path: D&D NightBurlington, $
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Join us for monthly Dungeons & Dragons games and events at Guard Up in Burlington, MA. Bring your own character or use ours. New D&D adventures every month.
SoWa First FridaySouth End, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
SoWa First Friday kicks-off the Fall Arts Season! More than 80 artists welcome you into their studios to see the best original contemporary art in Boston.
ParkARTS Fall Watercolor Painting WorkshopsBoston, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
Budding artists ages nine and up are invited to join the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for its popular fall series of ParkARTS Watercolor Painting Workshops during the month of September at six Boston locations. Materials provided.
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(ähts) The Boston Arts Festival 2019Boston, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Affectionately dubbed ähts, The Boston Arts Festival features more than three dozen juried visual artists showing and selling original paintings, sculpture, pottery, woodwork, jewelry, glasswork, photography, and mixed...
The Boston Arts FestivalBoston, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Free art and music festival featuring more than 70 juried local visual artists, craftspeople, and local musicians performing on the Waterfront Stage throughout the day. including painting, photography, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture, and much more.
Food & Floyd Fest featuring Gilmours BreakfastActon, $$
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
This is a special ticketed concert will be held at the NARA Park Amphitheater. All seating is general admission lawn seating. Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets.
The Boston Arts FestivalBoston, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Free art and music festival featuring more than 70 juried local visual artists, craftspeople, and local musicians performing on the Waterfront Stage throughout the day. including painting, photography, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture, and much more.
The Boston Arts FestivalBoston, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Free art and music festival featuring more than 70 juried local visual artists, craftspeople, and local musicians performing on the Waterfront Stage throughout the day. including painting, photography, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture, and much more.
Newport vs. Baltimore: Newport International Polo SeriesNewport, $
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Season 28 of the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin will feature Newport vs. Baltimore on September 7th, 2019 at 4pm. After 6 periods, the match will conclude with the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Toast & Trophy Presentation
Celebrate the Apples at Our Free Community DayConcord, $
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Press cider and bake pie at the Museums colonial hearth. Contribute to the community art mural, which asks: what can you add to our apple orchard.
Monster Mash on the Green Monster at FenwayBoston
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
This year, we are throwing an exclusive pregame party on the Vineyard Vines deck, where guests will be treated to complimentary food and beverages and have a chance for autographs
Concord Conservatory of Music's Discovery Day Open HouseConcord, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Concord Conservatory of Music's Discovery Day Open House on Saturday, September 7th from 1 pm - 3 pm. Have your child try out the Group Keyboard demo class (for ages 5 - 7) at either 1:30 pm or 2:30 pm.
The Road to Wellness 5K Run/WalkRoxbury, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
This is a free event hosted by the Dimock Center which is community Health Center located in Roxbury. The Road to Wellness is held on September 7th. It is also a free USATF certified event.
Where The Girls AreStoughton, $$
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Join The Starliners your singing waitstaff in their newest summer show WHERE THE GIRLS ARE featuring songs of the Girl groups from The Supremes, Chiffons, Shirelles, Ronettes through The Pistol Annies and The Spice Girls.
Swing into fun at the Gibbon Birthday Party!Stoneham, $
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Kien, a White-Cheeked Gibbon, is turning 18 and guests are invited to celebrate the occasion. This special day will include special birthday enrichment items for the gibbons and an opportunity to meet with a zookeeper.
Storytime Saturdays at Tenacre SchoolWellesley, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Join us this fall for a fun, thematic story and craft program geared to 3 and 4 year olds. Each of the four sessions is taught by one of the Tenacre pre-kindergarten or kindergarten teachers.
Story Time Saturdays at Tenacre SchoolWellesley, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Join us this fall for a fun, thematic story and craft program geared to 3 and 4 year olds. Each of the four sessions is taught by one of the Tenacre pre-kindergarten or kindergarten teachers.
Storytime at the Museums: Jackson HomesteadNewton, Free
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, October 19, 2019   
Our free, bi-weekly Storytime program engages kids 0 months to 3 years old by focusing on literacy through different themes., Repeating every 2 weeks — Saturdays through October 19, 2019, 9:30-10am
Spectacle Summer Nights featuring Trillium Brewing and L.L.BeanBoston, $
Sat, September 7, 2019  -  Sat, September 7, 2019   
Enjoy a spectacular summer night on Spectacle Island! Spectacle Island will stay open for an after-hours experience– an evening of relaxation, fun, and music made possible in support by L.L.Bean.
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionNatick, Free
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
27th Annual Cambridge CarnivalCambridge, Free
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Cambridge Carnival International is a colorful and festive celebration that is rooted in African traditions. The festival, now a Cambridge institution, attracts thousands of people and is the largest festival in Cambridge.
Truffle Making Workshop w/ Taza Chocolate (Family-Friendly)Boston, $$
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
Celebrate your love of chocolate with the whole family! Satisfy all your wildest cravings and share a sweet moment with friends, family or a significant other making chocolate side-by-side.
Lecture The Ancient of Days: Depicting God the Father in Orthodox IconographyClinton, $
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
This informative presentation by Christopher Helali focuses on depictions of God the Father, the fountainhead and source of the Holy Trinity, in Orthodox Christian iconography.
Lecture The Ancient of Days: Depicting God the Father in Orthodox IconographyClinton, $
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Sun, September 8, 2019   
This lecture/presentation with Christopher Helali focuses on depictions of God the Father, the fountainhead and source of the Holy Trinity, in Orthodox Christian iconography.
Touch a TruckArlington, Free
Sun, September 8, 2019  -  Thu, August 8, 2019   
Our Touch a Truck is free and sponsored by DeVito Funeral Home. This is the 2nd year we are hosting this event and look forward to great weather and lots of smiling children.
UFC Fight FitBoston, Free
Mon, September 9, 2019  -  Mon, September 9, 2019   
UFC Fight Fit is a class that follows full-body high-intensity interval training to challenge cardio capacity, build your strength, and improve your balance and flexibility.
Great Spots To View Fall Foliage - New EnglandOnline, Free
Tue, September 10, 2019  -  Sun, November 10, 2019   
There are great spots all over New England to take in the splendor of the Fall foliage. Here are just a few of our favorites for you to check out.
Close Encounters at Andover Center for History & CultureAndover, $
Tue, September 10, 2019  -  Tue, September 10, 2019   
Get Your Hands on the Past! Join a small group of curious people, don curatorial gloves, and have a close encounter with collection treasures and stories from Andover’s past.
Salem State Series - Rebecca Eaton, MASTERPIECE 'Downton Abbey'Salem, $$
Tue, September 10, 2019  -  Tue, September 10, 2019   
The 2019 Salem State Series will feature Emmy-winning 'Downton Abbey's' Rebecca Eaton on September 10. She will be joined by Jared Bowen of WGBH. For more information please contact: [email protected] 978.542.7555
Looking Closely: A Caterpiller Was HereActon, $
Tue, September 10, 2019  -  Tue, September 10, 2019   
Using magnifying glasses and other tools, we will take a close look at some of the fascinating features of caterpillars. What kinds of details will we notice?
Caterpillars: Life on the Leaf EdgeActon, $
Wed, September 11, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
Explore a live caterpillar experience with educators from The Caterpillar Lab of Marlborough, NH combined with hands-on, immersive activities inspired by these incredible and stunning local creatures.
POUND - Rockout. Workout.Boston, Free
Wed, September 11, 2019  -  Wed, September 25, 2019   
This unique cardio jam session is inspired by the infectious, energizing and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. You won’t just listen to music—you’ll become the music!
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionWoburn, Free
Wed, September 11, 2019  -  Wed, September 11, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Storytime at the Museums: Durant-Kenrick HouseNewton, Free
Wed, September 11, 2019  -  Wed, October 23, 2019   
Our free, bi-weekly Storytime program engages kids 0 months to 3 years old by focusing on literacy with different themes, Repeating every 2 weeks on Wednesdays beginning at 10:30am
Showcase Cinemas Brings Back “The Breakfast Club”Revere, $
Thu, September 12, 2019  -  Thu, September 12, 2019   
Showcase Cinemas is bringing back a fan favorite to the big screen, “The Breakfast Club,' this September for a limited time only. Come see it before it's gone!
Davis Museum Fall Opening CelebrationWellesley, Free
Thu, September 12, 2019  -  Thu, September 12, 2019   
Join the Davis Museum for the opening of our fall 2019 exhibitions, including five special installations that bring spectacular energy and creative artistic innovation to the Wellesley College campus.
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The Big E 2019Western Mass, $$$
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
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.
Backyard and Beyond: International Rock Flipping DayActon, $
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Fri, September 13, 2019   
We will take a walk in the conservation land to flip some rocks and explore the mysterious worlds underneath to celebrate International Rock Flipping Day.
OPEN HOUSE at RSM-MetroWestFramingham, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Fri, September 13, 2019   
We would like to invite you to our Fall Open House on Friday, September 13, 5-8 pm! 5 Auburn Street, Framingham, MA. We look forward to seeing you at our school!
Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s HorizonsWellesley, $
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
Join the Davis Museum at Wellesley College as we present Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s Horizons, a major solo exhibition that investigates history, technology, and the home.
Kanishka Raja: I and IWellesley, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
Kanishka Raja: I and I transforms a hybrid inheritance—an urban Indian childhood, familial roots in textile manufacture and clothing design, liberal arts and studio education in the US—into ravishingly patterned and painted work.
Recent Acquisitions: New Photographs: Haley Morris-Cafiero and Habiba NowroseWellesley, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
In the 1970s, the institutionalization and historicization of photography began. Since then, the Davis Museum has stewarded and grown a robust photography collection that represents a range of approaches, uses, and interpretations of the medium.
Hidden Histories: Revealing the Life of a PaintingWellesley, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
A mysterious 16th century Venetian Sacra Conversazione featuring the holy family with a donor and saints Sebastian and Catherine was recently donated to the Davis Museum.
WINDOWS INVITATIONAL: Alexandria Smith: Seed to HarvestWellesley, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
The Windows Invitational engages artists in transforming the dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows that articulate the lobby and courtyard plaza of our signature Rafael Moneo building. The third commission in the series is by Alexandria Smith.
Fatimah Tuggar: Time and TechnologyWellesley, Free
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Multimedia artist Fatimah Tuggar (b. 1967, Kaduna, Nigeria) interrogates the systems underlying human interactions with both high-tech gadgets and handmade crafts. The event features talks, tours, and interactive workshops organized over two days.
Blackwatch Adventure: Afraid Of The DarkBurlington, $
Fri, September 13, 2019  -  Fri, September 13, 2019   
Join us for Sword Adventure Games where you solve mysteries, fight monsters, and win treasure. Guard Up in Burlington MA has monthly sword adventure games.
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Arlington Town Day 2019Arlington, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Enjoy the annual Arlington Town Day - a family & community festival celebrating Arlington. Music, entertainment, pony rides, crafts, food & more!
Concord Ag DayConcord, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
The 14th annual Ag Day farmers’ market on Main Street in Concord. This unique market showcases the bounty of Concord’s many farm businesses at the height of the growing season.
BostonFIG Fest 2019Allston, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Join independent game developers, hobbyists, and fans for our eighth annual BostonFIG Fest! This year, BostonFIG Fest is moving to the Harvard Athletic Complex to accommodate our growth and allow us to expand.
USA vs. New Zealand: Newport International Polo SeriesNewport, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Season 28 of the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin will feature USA vs. New Zealand on September 14th, 2018 at 4pm, followed by a special Après Polo: Asado Lamb Roast celebration.
Family Owl ProwlMilton, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2109   
Discover some of the unique adaptations of owls, practice owl calls, and meet some of the museum's resident owls before going on a night hike to search for owls and other nocturnal life.
Billy Joel Sam Deck Concert Party at FenwayBoston, $$$
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox are excited to announce the return of legendary musician Billy Joel, who will take the Fenway Park stage on Saturday, September 14th
Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of PastaBoston, $$
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Learn how to make pasta from scratch with Law of Pasta! This family-friendly, hands-on pasta-making workshop is led by the famous Chef Avery (@law_of_pasta).
Harvard Fall FestHarvard, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Join us for live music, dancing, food, beer, wine, human foosball, cornhole tourament, bed races, kids games. Free admission. Woodstock 50th anniversary theme. Prizes for best hippie costume and best tie dye shirt.
RRANG: Colors of an Untold StoryBoston, $$$
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
A spectacular production that brings to life the grandeur and extravagance of Bollywood dance and music, Rrang was brought to inception by the visionary mind of Rohit Baxi, the trailblazing director and choreographer.
ANNUAL BUTLER MEMORIAL RIDE TO FIGHT SUICIDETewksbury, $$
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Stephen Butler Jr., an incredible young man who touched the hearts of the many lives he entered. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION (AFSP)
Pro Wrestling Supershow Summer Showdown 2019Brockton, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Top Rope Promotions presents Summer Showdown 2019 ft. former WWE Stars, ECW Stars and Ring of Honor Stars. Family friendly event, all ages! Meet and Greet available.
Last Call Before Fall, End of Summer Family Fun!Back Bay, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
School is back in session but Summer Fun is still going! Join us for our FREE, family-friendly, Last Call Before Fall, End of Summer Bash!
Parade: The Augment JOY ParadeBoston, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019   
Now + There and Nick Cave are taking joy to the streets of Boston with the Augment parade! The parade will be a three-mile procession full of color, art, and, of course, JOY!
Trailside's 60th Anniversary CelebrationMilton, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2109   
Bring the whole family to Trailside Museum for a celebration of everything the sanctuary has accomplished in the past 60 years! Enjoy free admission all day.
Garden Conservancy Open Days Garden Tour, Floral Exhibit and Tussie-Mussie WorksCarlisle, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Garden Celebration to benefit the Garden Conservancy, at the Gardens at Clock Barn, with self-guided tours, an exhibit on “The Language of Flowers,” and a Tussie-Mussie making workshop.
Boston Ballet School Sep 14 Open HouseBack Bay, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Children ages 16 months–7 years are invited to experience a free sample class led by expert faculty and learn more about Boston Ballet School’s children's program.
Sheep Herding Trials at Tattersall FarmHaverhill, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Sheep Herding competition. Dogs & Handlers coming from all of New England, New York & Canada. located on 150 acre farm in Haverhill, all different classes of dogs, from beginners to pros. food vendors
Respecting the Grain: Fine and Functional Modern Studio FurnitureLexington, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Artfully designed and exquisitely built modern wood furniture, produced by some of New England’s finest designers and makers on display at LexArt, 130 Waltham Street, Lexington, MA from September 14-29, 2019, T-Su, 10-5
Building the Arts Open HouseConcord, Free
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Free, family-friendly event to experience the newly constructed art gallery, art education and theater facilities of The Umbrella Community Arts Center in Historic Concord Center Cultural District
Member Appreciation Spar-B-QBurlington, $
Sat, September 14, 2019  -  Sat, September 14, 2019   
Join us for Member Appreciation Spar-B-Q at Guard Up in Burlington MA. There will be sword games, NERF games, and fun times for all! Hope to see you and your friend this Saturday night!
The Rashi School presents Get Out and Play!Dedham, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
It’s time to get outside and play! Snuggle baby animals and learn about living things with Farm Visits Traveling Petting Zoo and then get all of that energy out with activities organized by Knucklebones.
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Hub on Wheels Citywide Bike Ride & FestivalBoston, $$
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Join us on September 15 for a 10- or 40-mile bike ride through a car-free Storrow Drive in Boston—all levels welcome! This year's ride will benefit pediatric cancer research at Boston Children's Hospital.
10th Annual Boston Local Food FestivalBoston, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food hub!
National Museum of Family Prayer OpeningEaston, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019   
Holy Cross Family Ministries opens the first of its kind museum offering families a unique, interactive experience of prayer using digital media. Fun for the whole family who like to explore.
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionNatick, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
National Museum of Family Prayer opening in North Easton MaEaston, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Holy Cross Family Ministries opens the first of its kind museum on Sunday, September 15th at 10:00 am (518 Washington Street, Wednesdays through Sundays 10:00 am-4:00 PM after grand opening) offering families a unique, interactive experience of prayer
Mini Etiquette Boot Camp for Children (Ages 5-7)Brookline, $$$
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Get your child back-to-school ready at Etiquette Boot Camp for Kids (Ages 5-7)! This program is designed with the young audience in mind, and will cover basic manners and table manners over two hours.
Showcase Cinemas Brings Back “The Breakfast Club”Revere, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Showcase Cinemas is bringing back a fan favorite to the big screen, “The Breakfast Club,' this September for a limited time only. Come see it before it's gone!
International Dot DayActon, $
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
International Dot Day, is a global celebration of creativity, courage and collaboration inspired by Peter H. Reynolds’ book 'The Dot'. Join us to make your own dot artwork.
Boston’s 15th Annual Hub on Wheels Citywide RideBoston, $$
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Join us on Sunday, September 15, for Boston's annual Hub on Wheels citywide ride with EF Education First, the City of Boston and Boston Children's Hospital
New Year, New JCC!Newton, Free
Sun, September 15, 2019  -  Sun, September 15, 2019   
Celebrate the grand opening of JCC Greater Boston’s new Winn Family & Wellness Center with a free day of fun for the whole family – open to all!
CCM West Side String ProgramConcord, $$
Mon, September 16, 2019  -  Mon, May 18, 2020   
The Concord Conservatory of Music’s West Side String Program (WSSP) is a blend of Suzuki philosophy and traditional string pedagogy (14-week progra/begins September 16).
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Adam AntBoston, $$
Tue, September 17, 2019  -  Tue, September 17, 2019   
Pop icon Adam Ant will perform his landmark album “Friend or Foe” at the Boch Center Shubert Theatre on September 17! The “Friend or Foe” album was Adam’s first release as a solo artist.
Drool Baby ExpoMassachusetts, $
Tue, September 17, 2019  -  Tue, September 17, 2019   
If you’re an expectant or new parent in New England, Drool is the only baby expo you’ll ever need. Produced by retailer Magic Beans, Drool brings you an unparalleled baby gear shopping experience.
Tycho @ the Boch CenterBoston, $$
Wed, September 18, 2019  -  Wed, September 18, 2019   
Tycho will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage September 18. Tycho is a producer and graphic artist based in San Francisco, California. Tycho debuted in 2002 with The Science of Patterns, a self-released four-track EP.
Free Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Info SessionWoburn, Free
Wed, September 18, 2019  -  Wed, September 18, 2019   
Cindy Gittleman, Certified MBSR teacher and founder of Sunrise Mindfulness, leads a free information session about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn.
The 35th Boston Film FestivalBoston, $
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
Thought provoking film premieres and first look of TV series fall premieres, panels with directors and actors, parties, celebrations, red carpet press events all create an exciting cinema experience.
An Evening with King CrimsonBoston, $$
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Thu, September 19, 2019   
As part of a series of events and releases for their 50th anniversary, King Crimson will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on September 19!
Close Encounters at Andover Center for History & CultureAndover, $
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Thu, September 19, 2019   
Get Your Hands on the Past! Join a small group of curious people, don curatorial gloves, and have a close encounter with collection treasures and stories from Andover’s past.
Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day!Acton, $
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Thu, September 19, 2019   
It's International Talk Like a Pirate Day and we're celebrating with some seaworthy science. Use foil to build a boat and load it up with pennies.
Boston Ballet Presents GiselleBoston, $$
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Boston Ballet presents Giselle, a beloved full-length classical ballet re-staged by Ballet Master Larissa Ponomarenko. Giselle runs September 19-29 at the Citizens Bank Opera House.
Downton StabbeyArlington, $$$
Thu, September 19, 2019  -  Thu, September 19, 2019   
Come join us for a comedic, murder mystery, dinner theater rendition of Downton Abbey - Downton Stabbey, all puns intended. Don't miss out on this killer live performance.
2019 NH Highland Games & FestivalNew Hampshire, $$
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
The 44th New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival is one weekend party that you don't want to miss. September 20 – 22, 8am – 5pm with additional ticketed evening events
An Evening with Champions 2019Cambridge, $
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Each fall, An Evening with Champions puts on a world-class skating exhibition to benefit The Jimmy Fund, the fundraising arm of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
WORKSHOP Beyond the Classroom: A Prosopon Workshop for Aspiring IconographersClinton, $$$
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
This workshop is designed for those who have completed at least one icon with the Prosopon School of Iconology and would like to continue building their skills.
Esther: For Such A Time As ThisGroton, $$
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
The New Life Fine Arts Musical Theater presents the premiere production of an original musical theater adaptation of Esther: For Such A Time As This.
Build a BugActon, $
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Fri, September 20, 2019   
Inspired by our temporary exhibit 'Life on the Leaf Edge', we will create bugs of our own. Use repurposed and recycled materials to imagine and build your very own 6 legged friend.
Nahko And Medicine For The PeopleBoston, $
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Fri, September 20, 2019   
Nahko And Medicine For The People aim to inspire others to take a deeper role in protecting and preserving our planet, people, and the spirit in all of creation.
NERF Adventure Night: The Foam & The FuriousBurlington, $
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Fri, September 20, 2019   
Join us for monthly Nerf Wars, Nerf Games and Nerf events at Guard Up in Burlington MA. Bring your blasters or use ours! Hope to see you and your friend this Friday night!
The Bard's Path: D&D NightBurlington, $
Fri, September 20, 2019  -  Fri, September 20, 2019   
Join us for monthly Dungeons & Dragons games and events at Guard Up in Burlington, MA. Bring your own character or use ours. New D&D adventures every month.
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Smithsonian Museum Day Live! 2019Boston, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019   
For one day only, museums across the country will join the Smithsonian Institution in its long-standing tradition of offering free admission to visitors. Check out a new museum or an old favorite and enjoy the day!
Chinatown Main Street Lantern Festival 2019Boston, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019   
Join us in Chinatown Park from 10am - 6pm for a day of festivities, games, and mooncake sampling to kick-off the celebrations for the traditional mid-Autumn Festival.
New England Pro-AmNewport, $
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
More Info: As Season 28 nears completion, the polo action will be amped up on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 4pm in the New England Pro-Am, hosted by the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin.
Water Lantern Festival SpringfieldBoston, $$
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Water Lantern Festival was Voted No. 1 Best Cultural Festival by USA TODAY. Water Lantern Festival is a floating lantern event that is all about connections.
Opening of the Fitchburg Art MuseumFitchburg
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Celebrate the opening of the new Fitchburg Art Museum exhibitions including Daniela Rivera: Labored Landscapes (where hand meets ground), David Katz: Earth Wares, Adria Arch: Reframing Eleanor, Sohier/Hilliard: Our Parents, Ourselves.
Smithsonian Magazine Museum DayClinton, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. The Museum of Russian Icons, participating museums, and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry with a Museum Day ticket.
The Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the BeatlesWorcester, $$
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Ever wonder what The Beatles would have sounded like had they performed with a live symphony orchestra in Mechanics Hall? On September 21 audience members will find out.
Red Panda Day at the Franklin Park ZooBoston, $
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Join us as we celebrate International Red Panda Day at Franklin Park Zoo. Learn all about these species during zookeeper chats. Meet author Gemmesa Johnson and listen to a reading of her book Seacoo.
Country Night on the Boardwalk with Annie Broast BandHaverhill, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Join us for Country Night on the Boardwalk featuring the Annie Brobst Band. Enjoy one of New England’s most sought after and awarded artists in New England for music along the river.
Healthy Living ExpoHaverhill, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
The Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce brings you the Healthy Living Expo! This event will focus on health, fitness, nutrition, financial wellness, emotional wellness and living green.
SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE MUSEUM DAYNewton, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Enjoy free admission to the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds today through Museum Day, a special one-day program for free entry to museums around the country sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine.
SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE MUSEUM DAYNewton, Free
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Enjoy free admission to the Jackson Homestead and Museum today through Museum Day, a special one-day program for free entry to museums around the country sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine.
Boston Share Network Spaghetti SupperActon, $
Sat, September 21, 2019   
An Evening of food and music to benefit Boston Share Network, a coalition of volunteers, shelters and agencies who work together to assist the homeless and poor
Bedford ParadeBurlington, $
Sat, September 21, 2019  -  Sat, September 21, 2019   
Make sure to bring a bottle of water, your foam swords, and any costuming you wish to wear. Bring your family for a day of fun!
Andover 101Andover, $
Sun, September 22, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
Andover 101 is a decidedly unstuffy introduction to the town’s history. You’ll hear 14 stories of people and events that contributed to the Andover we know today.
TEDxSalemStateUniversitySalem, $
Sun, September 22, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
Our second TEDxSalemStateUniversity event will be held on Sunday, September 22, 1-4 pm, at the Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts. Our event will explore the theme 'Mindfulness and Transformation.'
Waltham 135th Anniversary ParadeWaltham, Free
Sun, September 22, 2019  -  Sun, September 22, 2019   
Downtown Waltham Parade to Celebrate 135 years as a city. We will bring all of Waltham's groups and people together for a parade to celebrate our Waltham with a parade and a block party. 9.22.19, 11am.
Healthy Kids Running Series - Andover/TewksburyTewksbury, $
Sun, September 22, 2019  -  Sun, October 20, 2019   
The Healthy Kids Running Series, a national organization that inspires kids, ages 2-14, to race towards a healthier lifestyle. The Tewksbury, MA Fall series will run September 22nd-October 20th.
Celebrate Take a Child Outside WeekActon, $
Tue, September 24, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Join us for Take a Child Outside Week September 24 through September 29! We'll be celebrating with a week of programs exploring the outdoors and having fun.
Passengers: The 7 FingersBoston, $$$
Wed, September 25, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
ArtsEmerson is honored to open its 10th Anniversary season with the U.S. premiere of Passengers, marking the return of The 7 Fingers and their signature electrifying – and endearing – mix of circus, theatre, illusion, music and dance.
ASL Night at the Museum of Fine Arts, BostonBoston, Free
Wed, September 25, 2019   
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), hosts the third-annual ASL Night, a community celebration of Deaf culture presented in partnership with DEAF, Inc. and the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program at Boston Children's Hospital.
Capital Arts FestConcord, Free
Fri, September 27, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Capital Arts Fest will take place in front of the Headquarters of the League of NH Craftsmen and the Capitol Center for the Arts from September 27th – 29th, 2019.
PagliacciBoston
Fri, September 27, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
Boston Lyric Opera (BLO)’s season opens with Ruggiero Leoncavallo’s indelible PAGLIACCI, starring Mexico-born tenor Rafael Rojas as Canio and his murderous circus clown alter-ego of the title.
Market Test KITCHEN: Demo + TastingBoston, Free
Fri, September 27, 2019  -  Fri, September 27, 2019   
Market Test KITCHEN is designed to allow our community to sample new products and ideas from Boston Public Market vendors, local chefs, and Boston food businesses.
BU Dance Showcase 2019Boston, $
Fri, September 27, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Boston University's Dance Showcase 2019 includes works by faculty and guests with members from BU’s Reach program. Pieces include a variety of styles, such as bungee, aerial silks, trapeze, ballet, modern, and more.
Blackwatch Adventure: Midsummer Knight's ScreamBurlington, $
Fri, September 27, 2019  -  Fri, September 27, 2019   
Join us for Sword Adventure Games where you solve mysteries, fight monsters, and win treasure. Guard Up in Burlington MA has monthly sword adventure games.
Greenway Challenge - Lincoln RIWorcester
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Greenway Challenge athletes run, paddle and bike on a course designed to bring you through one of the most beautiful and historic regions of the Blackstone Valley.
Turkish Airlines Finals: Newport International Polo SeriesNewport, $
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Season 28 of the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin will conclude with the ultimate showdown on September 28th, 2019 at 4pm and will conclude with the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Toast & Trophy Presentation.
Hawk Migration at Chickatawbut HillMilton, $$
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Join Trailside Museum Director Norman Smith for a day of hawk watching and banding. Norman will share stories and natural history knowledge accumulated during his 40 years of research.
Samaritans 5K/Walk for Suicide PreventionBrighton, Free
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
USA Track and Field sanctioned 5 kilometer run for runners, joggers and walkers of all ages. Families and teams welcome. Participants running/walking in memory of loved ones lost to suicide are highlighted during the event.
Family Reach's Night of WonderBoston, $$$
Sat, September 28, 2019   
Join Family Reach for an Adults Only Night Out to Reach Your Inner Child. Family Reach is a national nonprofit dedicated to alleviating the financial burden of cancer.
Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of PastaBoston, $$
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Learn how to make pasta from scratch with Law of Pasta! This family-friendly, hands-on pasta-making workshop is led by the famous Chef Avery (@law_of_pasta).
Curator’s Talk Why wrestle angels? Who’s asking? with Exhibition Curator LynetteClinton, $
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Wrestling with Angels explores how God relates to man and how man wrestles with God in order to understand life’s meaning. Come discover the unspoken assumptions behind the icons and why they matter.
Pirate & Princess Day at the Franklin Park ZooBoston, $
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, September 28, 2019   
Feel like you’re in a fairytale at Franklin Park Zoo! Meet and pose for photos with the princesses and learn how to be a pirate under the instruction of Captain Jack and his crew.
iPad Ensemble for Students with Disabilities at Berklee College of MusicBoston, $$
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sun, May 5, 2019   
Students with disabilities ages 9 and up create and perform music using iPads, Skoogs, Rolli Blocks, Coding Jam, and other technologies in a unique ensemble on Saturdays at Berklee College of Music.
Be Natural Documentary Narrated By Jodie FosterBoston
Sun, September 29, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
BE NATURAL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF ALICE GUY-BLACHÉ about the first female filmmaker, narrated by Jodie Foster, is playing at the Boston Women's Film Festival on September 29.
Cars & Critters Car Show at Stone ZooStoneham, $
Sun, September 29, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Wild about cars? Visit Stone Zoo as Mustangs of Massachusetts (MOM) presents Cars and Critters! This car show will feature cars of all makes and models.
Meow Mile 5K Run/WalkBrighton, $
Sun, September 29, 2019  -  Sun, September 29, 2019   
Come run, walk or pounce your way to the finish line at the Meow Mile 5K Road Rally to benefit the work of the Gifford Cat Shelter! Dogs and kids are welcome to participate!
Rosh Hashanah Family ServiceWaltham, $$
Mon, September 30, 2019  -  Mon, September 30, 2019   
BJEP: Jewish Sunday School hosts High Holiday family services at Brandeis University that integrate tradition and creativity, and we invite the community to join us.
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Halloween - Salem Haunted Happenings 2019Salem, $
Tue, October 1, 2019  -  Thu, October 31, 2019   
You're invited to Salem's annual Halloween Festival! It happens every year during October in the bewitching seaport of Salem, Massachusetts. Nobody celebrates Halloween quite like Salem, Massachusetts.
Ghosts and Gravestones Ghost Tour 2019Boston
Tue, October 1, 2019  -  Thu, October 31, 2019   
Ghosts & Gravestones tour explores Boston’s most chilling haunted places, murder sites and includes exclusive nighttime access into two of Boston’s oldest burying grounds.
Franklin Park Zoo Winter Activities & ExhibitsBoston, $$$
Tue, October 1, 2019  -  Mon, April 1, 2019   
Franklin Park Zoo has the cure for cabin fever during long New England winters, so hold off on hibernating, because they’ve got plenty of amazing animals that don’t!
Stone Zoo Winter Activities and ExhibitsStoneham, $$
Tue, October 1, 2019  -  Mon, April 1, 2019   
Stone Zoo has the cure for cabin fever during long New England winters, so hold off on hibernating, because we’ve got plenty of amazing animals that don’t!
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo 2019Rhode Island
Thu, October 3, 2019  -  Sun, November 3, 2019   
The nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Over 5000 pumpkins will light up the Zoo’s Wetlands Trail each night.
Disney's The Lion KingBoston, $$$
Thu, October 3, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
A lively stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning 1994 Disney film, The Lion King is the story of a young lion prince living in the flourishing African Pride Lands.
Free First Thursday - OctoberFitchburg, Free
Thu, October 3, 2019  -  Thu, October 3, 2019   
Explore the galleries at night and see them in a different light. Enjoy free admission and exhibition tours. Each month features a special activity or event. Shop at the Fitchburg Farmers Market starting in November.
Men of Boston Cook for Women's HealthDorchester, $$
Thu, October 3, 2019  -  Thu, October 3, 2019   
Since 1995, Men of Boston Cook for Women’s Health has raised over $3 million to combat women’s health disparities such as breast cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and HIV/AIDS for over 10,000 women in Dorchester.
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Topsfield Fair 2019Topsfield, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Mon, October 14, 2019   
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...
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Common Threads: Weaving Stories Across TimeBoston, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Sun, January 13, 2019   
Common Threads: Weaving Stories Across Time features the work of contemporary artists, many of whom have been Artists-in-Residence at the Gardner.
Bianca Del RioBoston, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Fri, October 4, 2019   
After global sold-out tours, comedy queen and RuPaul’s Drag Race champion Bianca Del Rio announces North American dates for her brand-new comedy show It’s Jester Joke.
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The Tallest Man On EarthBoston, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Fri, October 4, 2019   
In April, The Tallest Man On Earth will release his first album in 4 years. I Love You. It’s A Fever Dream. was written and produced by Kristian Matsson and was recorded in his apartment.
Bianca Del RioBoston, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Fri, October 4, 2019   
Drag queen, and insult comedian Bianca Del Rio is touring across North America and makes a stop in our city! Сoncert audience will see new show program Blame It On Bianca Del Rio!
Sebastian Maniscalco Comedy Show at TD GardenBoston, $$
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Fri, October 4, 2019   
The comedian, actor, and best-selling author Sebastian Maniscalco is giving a concert in our city! Let's face it: in our increasingly tepid, polite, and politically correct culture we need more people like Sebastian Maniscalco.
A Mozart CelebrationBoston
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
A Mozart Celebration held at Boston Symphony Hall will run on two separate days. The first day will be Friday October 4th at 7:30pm and then Sunday October 6th at 3:00pm
Maggie Rogers in ConcertBoston, $$
Sat, October 5, 2019  -  Sat, October 5, 2019   
Maggie Rogers will come to the Boch Center Wang Theatre on Saturday, October 5! Acclaimed producer/songwriter/performer Maggie Rogers released her Capitol Records debut album, Heard It In A Past Life, on January 18, 2019.
Nashua Valley Model Railroad Assn “Railfair 2019” Model Train ShowBoxborough, $
Sat, October 5, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
The Nashua Valley Model Railroad Assn is announcing its 55th annual “Railfair 2019” model train show on October 5-6, 2018. Attractions include: model railroad displays, layouts, exhibits, dealers, children’s depot, & train rides.
Justin Roberts Family ConcertConcord, $$
Sat, October 5, 2019  -  Sat, October 5, 2019   
See three-time Grammy-Award nominee and the most successful children’s entertainer Justin Roberts live on Saturday, October 5th at 11:00 am in Concord at the Performing Arts Center.
The Main Event: Annual Gala for the NH Furniture MastersNew Hampshire, $$$
Sat, October 5, 2019   
Join us at the Currier Museum of Art for The Main Event, an evening showcasing the exceptional talent of the NH Furniture Masters! We hope you join us!
The Gore Place Century PartyWaltham, $
Sat, October 5, 2019  -  Sat, October 5, 2019   
games, music and activities for all ages including wagon rides, live music by the Riverboat Stompers, archery, lawn games, a self-guided, ground-floor mansion tour and an exhibit by the Waltham Telephone Museum.
CF5KCambridge, $
Sun, October 6, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
CF5K is a race with fun for the entire family. Hosted by Cambridge Friends School, this race includes a Kids Fun Run followed by a 5k run/walk.
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Sci-K Fun RunBoston
Sun, October 6, 2019   
Lace up your running shoes and put on your favorite STEM inspired attire because the Museum of Science is hosting the first-ever Sci-K, a science themed fun run along the Esplanade!
Step Out for HospiceWoburn, $
Sun, October 6, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
Step Out for Hospice on Sunday, Oct. 6, in Woburn features a 1-Mile Fun Run for kids, a 3-Mile Walk, a 5-Mile Road Race, live music, silent auction, raffle and refreshments.
Fiddlers on the FarmWaltham, $$
Sun, October 6, 2019  -  Sun, October 6, 2019   
New England has a great fiddle-music tradition drawing from Celtic, English, French and Scandinavian traditions. Fiddlers on the Farm highlights these deep traditions with performances by some of the region’s finest traditional musicians.
Incubus Concert at Boch CenterBoston, $$$
Tue, October 8, 2019  -  Tue, October 8, 2019   
Having sold more than 23 million albums to date, award winning band INCUBUS has announced today they will be hitting the road to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their platinum selling album Make Yourself.
O'Carolan EtceteraWaltham, $$$
Tue, October 8, 2019  -  Tue, October 8, 2019   
The trio O’Carolan Etcetera will perform a concert in the 1793 Carriage House at Gore Place drawing from English, Irish and North America traditional music.
Rosh Hashanah Family ServiceWaltham, $$
Wed, October 9, 2019  -  Wed, October 9, 2019   
BJEP: Jewish Sunday School hosts High Holiday family services at Brandeis University that integrate tradition and creativity, and we invite the community to join us.
Yom Kippur Family ServiceWaltham, $$
Wed, October 9, 2019  -  Wed, October 9, 2019   
BJEP: Jewish Sunday School hosts High Holiday family services at Brandeis University that integrate tradition and creativity, and we invite the community to join us.
WilcoBoston, $$
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Fri, October 11, 2019   
Wilco will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage October 10 - 11. The performance is part of the Boch Center’s Folk, Americana & Roots Music Series initiative.
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Chef's Gala Set-UpBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Chef's GalaBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Artisan Taste Set-UpBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Artisan TasteBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival : Food FightBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Brunch BarBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Volunteer for WGBH Food & Wine Festival: Cider SessionBrighton
Thu, October 10, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival will return this October 10-13, 2019. You can volunteer during one of the largest food & wine festivals in New England, where variety truly is the spice of life!
Frightful FridaysWaltham, $$$
Fri, October 11, 2019  -  Fri, October 25, 2019   
October is the perfect time for creepy stories in an old mansion. On Friday, October 11, 18 and 25 at 7:00 and 8:15 p.m., Gore Place will present Frightful Fridays: spooky tales told in the mansion.
3rd Annual Fall Food FestivalWorcester, $
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sat, October 12, 2019   
The Fall Food Festival will encompass a wide variety of Food Truck Vendors and Event Vendors from all around New England, Beer Garden, Fall Activities, Pumpkin Patch, FREE Bouncy House, Corn Hole, Entertainment & more!
Marc Maron: Stand-up ComedyBoston, $$$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sat, October 12, 2019   
After recently reaching a landmark one thousand episodes of his hit podcast, WTF with Marc Maron, Marc Maron will take the Boch Center Shubert Theatre stage with his latest hour of stand-up on October 12.
Ray LaMontagne at Boch Center Wang TheatreBoston, $$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sat, October 12, 2019   
Ray LaMontagne will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre as part of his Just Passing Through tour on October 12. This show will feature special guest Kacy & Clayton.
4th Annual Local Craft Spirit FestivalCambridge, $$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sat, October 12, 2019   
SBN’s Local Craft Spirits Festival will gather hundreds of local spirits fans to celebrate together with dozens of local vendors and hundreds of products.
Battle for the Airfield – WWII re-enactmentHudson, $$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
The Collings Foundation is hosting a WWII re-enactment, historic artifact demonstrations, and all three Museums will be open. Fully restored military equipment of all kinds will be on display and operating in a captivating living history event.
Showcase Cinemas presents “Metropolitan Opera 2019-20 Season: Turandot”Revere, $$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sat, October 12, 2019   
Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD at Showcase Cinemas with Turandot this October.
Slime Bash 5: The World's Largest Slime Convention!Connecticut, $$
Sat, October 12, 2019  -  Sun, October 13, 2019   
Slime Bash 5, held on Oct 12-13, 2019, is the original and world’s largest slime event, bringing thousands of Slimers from around the world to one place!
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Bethel Music - Victory TourBoston, $$
Sun, October 13, 2019   
For the first time in over a year, Bethel Music is hitting the road to major cities in the western United States for an extended VICTORY Tour.
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The Spongebob MusicalBoston, $$$
Tue, October 15, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
Explore the depths of theatrical innovation in THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, 2018 Best Musical winner of the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, where the power of optimism really can save the world.
2019 AREAA National ConventionBoston, $$
Thu, October 17, 2019  -  Sat, October 19, 2019   
Join us for AREAA’s (The Asian Real Estate Association of America) 2019 National Convention to experience three inspiring days focusing on education, networking, and professional development.
Monsterbash!Acton, $
Fri, October 18, 2019  -  Fri, October 18, 2019   
Monsterbash is an annual event geared for elementary school-aged children. Admission is $5 – cash only - at the door, all ages. Costumes recommended but optional. Outdoor event – rain cancels.
Cavalleria Rusticana at the Emerson Colonial TheaterBoston, $$$
Fri, October 18, 2019  -  Fri, October 18, 2019   
Italian Opera coming to Boston for one night only, October 18th @8pm, at the Emerson Colonial Theatre. Live orchestra and actors, touring from Italy and Boston is part of it!
2019 Spaghetti DinnerBack Bay, $$
Fri, October 18, 2019  -  Fri, October 18, 2019   
The Spaghetti Dinner is Women’s Lunch Place’s annual fundraising event. It started as a homemade dinner in the shelter; now it's a charity event raising funds to support the vital services of WLP.
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Head of The Charles Regatta 2019Cambridge, Free
Sat, October 19, 2019  -  Sun, October 20, 2019   
Watch rowing teams compete from all over the country and take in the sights of autumn along the banks of the Charles River.
Boston Book Festival 2019Back Bay, Free
Sat, October 19, 2019  -  Sun, October 20, 2019   
Join us for a day of: Fascinating Authors, Dynamic Presentations, Cool Programs & Activities for Kids, Workshops and Contests, Historic Copley Square, Live Music, booksellers and signings, Technology and Reading, Good Food and more.
Secondary School Fair at Atrium SchoolWatertown, Free
Sat, October 19, 2019  -  Fri, October 19, 2018   
Seventh and eighth grade students and their families from Atrium School and the greater community will join us to explore options for Next Schools placement.
Roslindale Open StudiosRoslindale, Free
Sat, October 19, 2019  -  Sun, October 20, 2019   
15th annual Roslindale Open Studios featuring arts and crafts from local artisans. Mediums include painting, photography, ceramics, furniture, jewelry, fiber arts and so much more.
Conversation CaféFitchburg
Wed, October 23, 2019  -  Wed, October 23, 2019   
To coincide with their exhibition, Sohier/Hilliard: Our Parents, Ourselves, join professional photographers Sage Sohier and David Hilliard for a[c][d] discussion about their inspirations and techniques. Beverages and snacks provided. Cash bar.
The 23rd Boston International Fine Art ShowBoston, $
Thu, October 24, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
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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CreatedBy FestivalBoston, Free
Fri, October 25, 2019  -  Sat, October 26, 2019   
Boston Children’s Museum will host the CreatedBy Festival in collaboration with Mass STEM Week. This two-day event, a showcase and celebration of ingenuity, imagination, and cross-disciplinary creativity, will be held...
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Roald Dahl’s Willy WonkaBoston, $$
Fri, October 25, 2019  -  Sun, November 17, 2019   
Roald Dahl’s timeless musical story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to chocolate-covered life.
Havana Artful NightBack Bay
Fri, October 25, 2019  -  Fri, October 25, 2019   
We are proud to introduce “Havana Artful Night,” our Cuban-themed 2019 auction benefit gala, offering 300+ philanthropists and business leaders the opportunity to dine, dance, win auction items, and celebrate our work with Boston Public Schools.
Mozart & Haydn: Opera Meets SymphonyBoston, $$
Fri, October 25, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
Hear two stellar Classical symphonies–Mozart’s “Linz” Symphony No. 36 in C and Haydn’s Symphony No. 102 in B flat– paired with a set of virtuosic arias sure to dazzle.
Spooky ZooRhode Island
Sat, October 26, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
Kids and adults will enjoy a packed schedule of seasonal activities including: animal encounters, the annual elephant Pumpkin Stomp, meet & greet with costumed characters, hands-on crafts, and more!
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RENTBoston, $$$
Tue, October 29, 2019  -  Sun, November 10, 2019   
RENT will play the Boch Center Shubert Theatre October 29 – November 10. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre.
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RuPaul's Drag Race: Werq The World TourBoston, $$$
Tue, October 29, 2019  -  Tue, October 29, 2019   
The queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race must save the galaxy in their brand new WERQ THE WORLD show, touring the USA and Canada this September through November.
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Cash and Cooder on Cash: The Music of Johnny CashBoston, $$$
Wed, October 30, 2019  -  Wed, October 30, 2019   
Cash and Cooder on Cash: The Music of Johnny Cash, featuring Rosanne Cash and Ry Cooder, will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage October 30!
Sensory-Friendly Jack-O-Lantern SpectacularRhode Island
Thu, October 31, 2019  -  Sun, November 3, 2019   
The nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Over 5000 pumpkins will light up the Zoo’s Wetlands Trail in a sensory-friendly display
Harmony at Home ConcertSudbury, $$
Fri, November 1, 2019  -  Fri, November 1, 2019   
This concert explores the extraordinarily fruitful musical relationships within two musical families: that of siblings Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn and that of husband and wife Jan Ladislav and Sophia Corri Dussek.
Bedford Handmade Craft FairBedford, Free
Sat, November 2, 2019  -  Sat, November 2, 2019   
Beautiful, fragrant, delicious, and handmade crafts! The Bedford High School Handmade Fair is a celebration of local artists and artisans. Get your start on the shopping season and support locally made goods.
Harmony at Home ConcertBoston, $$
Sat, November 2, 2019  -  Sat, November 2, 2019   
This concert explores the extraordinarily fruitful musical relationships within two musical families: that of siblings Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn and that of husband and wife Jan Ladislav and Sophia Corri Dussek.
Birthday Shuffle (Adults)Back Bay, $$$
Sat, November 2, 2019  -  Sat, November 2, 2019   
A Casino Night event to raise funds for Birthday Wishes, which provides birthday parties to more than 25,000 homeless children each year. Featuring open bar, silent auction, food and dancing.
Scottish CeilildhWest Roxbury, $$
Sat, November 2, 2019  -  Sat, November 2, 2019   
Join us for an evening of Scottish music, performances of highland and Scottish country dances, snacks, raffles, and easy country dances for all. Music by A Parcel of Rogues.
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