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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, November 27, 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.
Boston Harborfest 2019Boston, Free
Mon, July 1, 2019  -  Thu, July 4, 2019   
Boston Harborfest is an annual festival that celebrates Boston's maritime and colonial history. Enjoy over 200 different events that occur throughout the week around Boston's historic downtown and waterfront districts,...
Boston By Little Feet ToursBoston, $
Wed, May 1, 2019  -  Wed, October 30, 2019   
This child's-eye view of the Freedom Trail's architecture and history is especially designed for young walkers from ages 6-12 years of age run by Boston By Foot.
Rosalita's PuppetsBoston, Free
Sat, July 6, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Rosalita's Puppets will charm children and adults alike with new productions each week. All performances will take place at 10:30am on South Market Street (outside Wagamama).
Vacation Bible School: Focused on PeaceActon, Free
Tue, August 6, 2019  -  Thu, August 8, 2019   
Saint Matthew's in Acton is holding Vacation Bible School from August 6th to the 8th. This year, we are doing a free evening program that will give adults the opportunity to join their kids.
Apres Work PaintingBoston, Free
Tue, July 9, 2019  -  Wed, August 28, 2019   
5:30-7pm Apres Work Painting: Destress after work by learning a new painting technique or style each week. Suggested ages 12 and up. Come to Faneuil Hall Marketplace for a day of art activities and fun!
Collaborative Art @ Faneuil Hall MarketplaceBoston, Free
Wed, July 10, 2019  -  Wed, August 28, 2019   
Come to Faneuil Hall Marketplace for a full day of art activities and fun! 1-2pm Collaborative Art: Join people of all ages and contribute to a new group making activity each week.
Children's Art and Activities at Faneuil Hall MarketplaceBoston, Free
Wed, July 10, 2019  -  Wed, August 28, 2019   
Come to Faneuil Hall Marketplace for a full day of art activities and fun! 10:30am-12:30pm Kids' Art: Get artistic on Wednesdays mornings with a new, kid-friendly project each week. Suggested ages 5-11.
ChefsFeed Indie Week - June 23, 2019Cambridge, $
Sun, June 23, 2019  -  Sun, June 23, 2019   
Each CFIW event features a curated crew of 24 all-star chefs coming together to host 12-course dinners Thursday-Sunday at killer restaurants across the country. Get your tickets now, they are selling out fast!
ChefsFeed Indie Week - June 21, 2019Cambridge, $
Fri, June 21, 2019  -  Fri, June 21, 2019   
Each CFIW event features a curated crew of 24 all-star chefs coming together to host 12-course dinners Thursday-Sunday at killer restaurants across the country. Get your tickets now, they are selling out fast!
ChefsFeed Indie Week - June 20, 2019Cambridge, $
Thu, June 20, 2019  -  Thu, June 20, 2019   
Each CFIW event features a curated crew of 24 all-star chefs coming together to host 12-course dinners Thursday-Sunday at killer restaurants across the country. Get your tickets now, they are selling out fast!
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.
White Stadium Enrichment ProgramBoston, Free
Mon, July 15, 2019  -  Mon, August 12, 2019   
The White Stadium Enrichment Program offers boys and girls the opportunity to participate in a five-week reading, writing, and math enrichment program.
White Stadium Sports CenterJamaica Plain, Free
Tue, July 9, 2019  -  Fri, August 16, 2019   
This sport-teaching center offers boys and girls the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of a variety of sports in this six-week program.
Teacher Appreciation Night 6/26 at Gillette: NE RevolutionFoxboro, Free
Wed, June 26, 2019   
In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, Santander Bank in partnership with the New England Revolution is launching its second annual Teacher Appreciation Night at the Revolution home match on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Gillette Stadium.
Celebrate National Pollinators Week!Acton, $
Wed, June 19, 2019  -  Wed, June 19, 2019   
Our pollinator friends, like bees and butterflies, help pollinate plants that grow food for us. We’ll celebrate pollinators, learn a little about what they do, and make our own pipe cleaner bees.
Survivor! Summer Science WeekCambridge
Mon, July 22, 2019  -  Fri, July 26, 2019   
Students will experiment with “primary technologies” used by early peoples of North America. In our hands-on lab, museum galleries, and outdoors, students will learn leatherworking, paint making, grinding and winnowing, and more.
Summer Music Camps - InHome JamsNewtonville
Mon, June 17, 2019  -  Fri, August 30, 2019   
InHome Jams is offering week long half-day and full-day music camps for kids ages 4 - 16. All Sessions are grouped by age. Come Rock Out This Summer!
Broadway Bound Summer ProgramFoxboro, $
Mon, July 22, 2019  -  Fri, July 26, 2019   
Why choose just one show when you can create your own? Whether you are new to performing or an experienced pro join us for this fun week of acting, singing, dancing, and making new friends!
HUB Parkour Summer Vacation CampMansfield, $$
Mon, June 17, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Each week will follow a basic structure for rounding out each athlete to experience all facets of parkour, ninja warrior and trampoline skills!
BPL Concerts in the Courtyard seriesBoston, Free
Wed, June 5, 2019  -  Fri, August 30, 2019   
The BPL is hosting a Summer Concert in the Courtyard series, which brings musical acts from a variety of genres to the tranquil McKim Courtyard twice a week.
DROP-IN Paint pottery, canvas & plaster, make candles, mineWellesley, $$
Sat, December 22, 2018  -  Sun, December 22, 2019   
Drop in to paint your own pottery, plaster or canvas. Mine for gems or make a candle!! Drop in 7 days a week 10-6. Make gifts!! Book a party!!
Barbecue Al FrescoAndover, $
Wed, July 11, 2103  -  Thu, August 29, 2013   
Every Thursday enjoy delicious barbeque at our On the Bone restaurant outside on our patio. Just $19 per person plus taxes and gratuity. Come back each week for a different menu.
HUB Parkour Summer Vacation CampMansfield, $$
Mon, June 17, 2019  -  Sat, August 31, 2019   
Each week will follow a basic structure for rounding out each athlete to experience all facets of parkour, ninja warrior and trampoline skills!
Brookline Smart Summers Enrichment ProgramBrookline, $$
Mon, July 1, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
Brookline SmartSummers is an enrichment program for children offered by Brookline Adult & Community Education. Open to Brookline residents and non-residents alike, offers a wide variety of summer enrichment programs to satisfy all curious minds!
Word Detectives Summer Reading Program at Northeastern UniversityBoston, $$$
Mon, July 8, 2019  -  Tue, August 6, 2019   
Word Detectives program at Northeastern University provides small group instruction for students entering 2nd – 6th grade who are reading below grade level. High-quality remedial instruction is provided.