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Tag Archives: family-friendly events

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 16 – April 21


The Boston Marathon 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.” Throughout Boston. Monday, Apr 21, 2014 Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt A free community event hosted in honor and celebration of ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: March 28 – April 1


Eric Herman Kids Concert at the Coolidge Corner Theatre Popular kids’ music performer, Eric Herman, known for his YouTube hits (over 30 million views), brings his high-energy interactive concert for kids and families to the Coolidge Corner Theatre, March 31 at 10:30 am. 290 Harvard St., Brookline. Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 Kabuki Dance The Japan Society of Boston is delighted to ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: March 14-18

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Coolidge Corner Kids’ Show: Looney Tunes They’re the crown princes of animation. They’re the international ambassadors of cartoon comedy. They’re the fabulously funny friends you grew up with! Join Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety and the gang for another fun-filled weekend of classic Warner Bros cartoons at the Coolidge! Saturday, Mar 17 & Sunday Mar 18 @ 10:30am St. Patrick’s Day ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: August 25-28


FINAL WEEK: Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell 2011 Fr-ee Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade for over 25 years. This week: Iron Man 2. Storrow Drive, The Esplanade, Boston. Friday Aug 26, 2011 Saint Anthony’s Feast The St. Anthony’s Feast in the North End ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: July 7-11


Charles River Conservancy’s Sunday Parkland Games Each summer the Charles River Conservancy, together with the Department of Conservation and Recreation, hosts free games and athletic activities for all ages and ability levels. 1175 Soldier’s Field Road, Allston. Every Sunday from Jul 10, 2011 - Sep 15, 2011 Vintage Baseball Tournaments See the game of baseball as it was played during the Civil War ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: June 21-28


  Children’s Concert at the Franklin Park Zoo: Vanessa Trien Visit the Franklin Park Zoo for a lively outdoor concert by Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys! They will have you strutting like peacocks, hooting like owls, cockadoodle-dooing like roosters, and of course, jumping like monkeys. One Franklin Park Road, Dorchester. Sunday, Jun 26, 2011 The Wizard of Oz Free ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: May 24 – 30

Faneuil Hall Street Performers Festival Extravaganza Enjoy the cheerful performances of jugglers, magicians, mimes, & musicians all around the marketplace. Over 50 entertainers present 3 days of entertainment. Quincy Market Colonnade, Boston. Saturday, May 28, 2011 - Monday, May 30, 2011 Carousel Rides on the Greenway The Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy invites you and your family to come take a spin ... Read More »

Top Picks from BostonCentral: April 28 – May 1

Thursday, Apr 28, 2011 - Sunday, May 1, 2011 Birds and Bards Festival Enjoy a weekend of eclectic events celebrating birds, poetry and nature including a viewing & panel discussion of the film Ghost Bird, family bird walk, storytelling and other drop in activities. Locations in Boston, Dorchester, and Jamaica Plain. Thursday, Apr 28, 2011 - Saturday, Apr 30, 2011 Annual Boston College Arts Festival ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: April 12-18

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2011 Fr-ee Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s Yes, you read that right. Around the world, Participating Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shops are opening their doors from 12:00 noon to 8:00pm to serve you a cone of your favorite flavor. Wednesday, Apr 13, 2011 - Thursday, Apr 14, 2011 The Hungry Caterpillar & Forest Folktales Three lovely forest tales are ... Read More »

Bedtime Stories Pajama Party – You could win!

We have a winner – Freya H. of Newton, MA will be staying overnight – thanks for all of your amazing comments. We hope you have a blast supporting ReadBoston. Last year Hotel Commonwealth, in Kenmore Square, hosted a storytelling and pajama party for families in Boston and it was a huge success. This year they’re doing it again to help ... Read More »