HONK Street Band Festival
The HONK Festival is an extraordinary street spectacle of activist marching bands that will converge for the seventh year running in Davis & Harvard Squares. Davis Square, Somerville, and Harvard Square, Cambridge.
Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 - Monday, Oct 8, 2012
Opening Our Doors: Fenway Cultural Alliance
The 21 institutions that make up the Fenway Alliance and 30 community partner organizations welcome neighbors near and far to enjoy an unparalleled array of free activities for everyone. Over 60 events, including music, theatre, and dance performances, walking tours, art exhibitions, and more. 210 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston.
Monday, Oct 8, 2012
Boston Local Food Festival
The festival provides opportunities for local food-related businesses, initiatives, and nonprofits to share their products, services, and programs. Over 100 vendors and exhibitors and at least 20 stakeholder groups participate in the festival each year. Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, Boston.
Sunday, Oct 7, 2012
The Magic of Hans Christian Anderson
Sometimes serious and heartwarming, sometimes downright silly, and always fun, this show tells the tales of The Ugly Duckling, Thumbelina, and The Emperor’s New Clothes. 32 Station Street, Brookline.
Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun from Oct 5, 2012 - Oct 8, 2012
Fall Open House at the MFA
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston will welcome visitors to its annual Fall Open House as part of Fenway Alliance’s “Opening Our Doors.” The Celebrations Around the World theme will feature a Hispanic Heritage Month Short Film Festival. 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Celebrate Franklin Park Zoo’s 100th Birthday
This year, the Franklin Park Zoo is celebrating a century of fun and adventure. To mark the Zoo’s 100th birthday, guests are invited to a big birthday party on October 6 from 10am to 3pm. One Franklin Park Road, Dorchester.
Saturday, Oct 6, 2012
The Lion King Movie
ArtsEmerson: The World on Stage presents The Lion King. Winner of the Academy Awards for Best Original Score & Best Song, this breathtaking animated adventure follows the story of the lion cub Simba, son of the Pride Lands’ king. 559 Washington Street, Boston.
Saturday, Oct 6, 2012
SoWa Open Market
At the SoWa Open Market, you’ll find original art in all mediums, gourmet food trucks, indie designer clothing and accessories, ceramics, glass, photography, jewelry, handbags, housewares, baked goods, local farm produce, and much more, every week. 460 Harrison Avenue, Boston.
Every Sunday from May 6, 2012 - Oct 28, 2012