November 18–December 2 Methuen Festival of Trees (Methuen) :: The Festival of Trees has been a marvel of the Merrimack Valley for over two decades. Featuring over 240 trees, wreaths, and displays that you could win, this family celebration has something for everyone. November 18-January 1 Edaville Festival of Lights (Carver) :: Edaville’s Christmas Festival of Lights is one […]
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This year, visit local markets and fairs to take care of all your gift shopping in Boston!
Enjoy a season full of holiday festivities in Boston!
November 24–December 31 Boston Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” (Boston) :: Let Mikko Nissinen’s “The Nutcracker” capture your imagination and transport you to a magical world of brave toy soldiers and dancing candy canes. Follow Clara as she embarks on her journey filled with colorful characters, breathtaking costumes, and majestic scenery. From the captivating dance of the sugar plum fairy […]
December 4 Hanukkah Happens (Chestnut Hill | 4–5 p.m.) :: Come and get cozy in good company! PJ Library is visiting for Hanukkah, so bring your fuzziest slippers and warm up with friends and glowing candles. Settle in for sufganiyot, latkes, and endearing Hanukkah stories that shed light on determination and dedication. December 10 A Light Through the Ages (Boston | […]
Be sure to catch a sighting of Santa in Boston this holiday season!
Boston is home to countless holiday events in November and December. Use this guide to fill your holiday calendar!
My family had a particularly challenging spring and summer, and we were craving a getaway. Because we are planning on having a second child, the Zika virus really limits our tropical choices. So, we brainstormed local but beautiful spots. My husband surprised me with a trip to Bar Harbor, Maine. To be honest, I was […]
As a SAHM to two toddlers, I like to have access to fun and engaging places to take my kids that will entertain them and get us out of the house. Luckily, there’s no shortage of things to do with kids in Boston. Each year, I like to think about which spots in and around […]