Summer in Boston is here, and it’s time for fun! There are so many amazing opportunities to enjoy this summer, right in your backyard or a few hours away. Whether you want to explore the outdoors or enjoy fun times at home, we’ve got you covered!
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Each image leads to either a full guide and list of local spots you’ll want to hit, or to an article with details on a summer outing or activity for you or your kids. Click on each image to find more info. Happy Summer!
It IS possible to find a great chewy, crusty, flavorful bagel in Boston. Which is your favorite?
Did your favorite make our list? What’s your favorite spot for a sweet treat?
In the summer, the patios are open and it’s time to dine outside! Here are some of our top picks for the whole family!
There are wonderful shows for all ages in every community.
Grab the kids and hit the beach!
How lucky are we that we don’t have to travel far for a beach day?
You don’t have to be a grandparent to enjoy these fun activities. From ice cream to painting pottery, there are so many ways to spend a few hours.
Grab your bathing suit and towel, and go enjoy one of the many splash pads and parks in the area!
There will be days you want to stay home and relax. Have fun on the cheap, and get creative!
Be safe and have fun at one of the many parks in the Boston area.
Get outside and have fun this summer – FOR FREE!
We are so lucky to live close to a little bit of everything. Get out and explore local or a little bit further away with a great day trip for the whole family!
Time for lazy evenings spent on the porch, getting outside and exploring new places, and fun with family. There is so much to do all over Boston and beyond, and we’ve got a great list to keep you busy every day and night! What’s on your “must do” list for the summer?
We have camps for every age, from day camps to overnight camp. Check it out and make some great summer plans!
Whether it’s your first flight with your kids or they’re seasoned travelers, make sure you don’t drive your fellow passengers crazy.
A night or a week stay in a hotel room seems really daunting, but with some thought and planning, it’s very easy and fun!
How do you survive travel with a toddler?
Check out these 10 spots in and around Boston to get fresh produce and local products — and enjoy the great outdoors!
We picked 14 spots east of 495 to get sweet, delicious berries!
Have you considered joining a CSA?
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