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Boston February Vacation Fun

It's February School Vacation week in the Boston area!   Boston Museums and organizations have set up some fantastic programming for February Vacation Week.   In addition, you'll find lots of fun performances, puppet shows, super science & art workshops, sports camps, winter fun and more.   Enjoy!

What's Playing at the Movies This Week?Boston
Tue, January 1, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
Find out what's playing at the local Movie Theatres this week. Just enter your specific city or town and movie listings and times are provided.
Boston Blink! Holiday Light & Sound Extravaganza 2019Boston, Free
Wed, December 4, 2019  -  Wed, January 1, 2020   
Blink! featuring the music of the Holiday Pops, is a 6-week state-of-the-art light and sound extravaganza that will transfer every inch of Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
Battle of Lexington: Boston Patriots Day Reenactment 2019 (with Video)Lexington, Free
Wed, April 15, 2020   
Watch as history unfolds the story of our nation's fight for freedom in Lexington! Be part of the story through the reenactment of Paul Revere's ride, followed by day-long events.
The Boston Marathon 2020Boston, Free
Mon, April 20, 2020  -  Mon, April 20, 2020   
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.'
Boston Seaport Ice RinkBoston
Sun, December 15, 2019  -  Sun, March 1, 2020   
New this year, this 100◊60-foot rink will be open from December through February in the same lot that the Cisco beer garden occupied during the summer, right on Seaport Boulevard.
CCM Presents Mile TwelveConcord, $
Fri, February 7, 2020  -  Fri, February 7, 2020   
On Friday, February 7th at 7:30 pm, the Concord Conservatory of Music (CCM) presents Mile Twelve, a fresh, hard-driving, and spirited young band walking the line between original and traditional bluegrass.
Il Volo at the Boch CenterBoston, $$$
Mon, February 3, 2020  -  Mon, February 3, 2020   
Il Volo will take the Boch Center Wang Theatre stage on February 3. Piero Barone, Ignazio Boschetto and Gianluca Ginoble are the three members of IL VOLO.
December Vacation Drop-Off ProgramsNewton, $$
Mon, December 16, 2019  -  Tue, December 31, 2019   
Does your young explorer have something active to do this December Vacation? Register with PUDDLESTOMPERS where we will get outside look for tracks, identify plants and hop like bunnies this December!
Silver Salon EveningNewton, $$
Sat, February 1, 2020  -  Sat, February 1, 2020   
Silver Salon Evening at First Baptist Church in Newton, Ma 848 Beacon Street 02459 on Saturday February 1st, 2020. Join the New Phil for a special evening of chamber ensembles and culinary treats!
Beethoven + Mozart at New England ConservatoryBoston
Fri, February 14, 2020  -  Sun, February 16, 2020   
Beethoven + Mozart at New England Conservatory Jordan Hall Friday, February 14th at 7:30pm and Sunday, February 16th at 3:00pm, many other events are also available.
Free First Thursday - FebruaryFitchburg, Free
Thu, February 6, 2020  -  Thu, February 6, 2020   
Explore the galleries at night and see them in a different light. Enjoy free admission and exhibition tours. Each month features a special activity or event. Shop at the Fitchburg Farmers Market starting in November.
Eros Ramazzati At the Wang TheatreBoston, $$
Thu, February 27, 2020  -  Thu, February 27, 2020   
The Eros Ramazzotti show originally scheduled for June 22, 2019 at the Wang Theatre has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 8:00pm. All previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new date.
CCM West Side String ProgramConcord, $$
Mon, September 16, 2019  -  Mon, May 18, 2020   
The Concord Conservatory of Musicís West Side String Program (WSSP) is a blend of Suzuki philosophy and traditional string pedagogy (14-week progra/begins September 16).
Swan LakeBoston, $$
Fri, February 21, 2020  -  Sun, February 23, 2020   
The Ballet of the Odessa National Opera Theatre will perform the famous Swan Lake at the Boch Center Shubert Theatre from Friday, February 21 through Sunday, February 23, 2020.
DROP-IN Paint pottery, canvas & plaster, make candles & moreWellesley, $$
Sat, December 22, 2018  -  Sun, December 22, 2019   
Drop in to Paint Pottery; Plaster or Canvas; Make Candles; Mosaics, Make Slime & Mine for Gems. Drop in 7 days a week. Make gifts!! The Painting Place is a fun, creative, interactive art studio for all ages.
Barbecue Al FrescoAndover, $
Wed, July 11, 2103  -  Thu, August 29, 2013   
Every Thursday enjoy delicious barbeque at our On the Bone restaurant outside on our patio. Just $19 per person plus taxes and gratuity. Come back each week for a different menu.
Summer Institute for the Gifted at BU AcademyBoston, $$$$
Mon, July 6, 2020  -  Fri, July 24, 2020   
The Summer Institute for the Gifted (SIG), enriching minds where creativity thrives, offers a program for gifted, creative, and academically talented students ages 5 to 12 at Boston University Academy.
December Vacation Drop-Off ProgramsNewton, $$
Mon, December 16, 2019  -  Tue, December 31, 2019   
Does your young explorer have something active to do this December Vacation? Register with PUDDLESTOMPERS where we will get outside look for tracks, identify plants and hop like bunnies this December!