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Tag Archives: family fun in Boston

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 22 – April 28


Annual Boston College Arts Festival  Come explore exhibitions and demonstrations in photography, ceramics, painting, and drawing. Enjoy performances from Shakespeare to contemporary theater, as well as ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, Irish dance, swing dance, and much more. 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill. Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 - Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 Annual Earth Day Charles River Cleanup Join more than 3,000 volunteers ... Read More »

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 Via Boston Central: April 8 – April 15


Dear Boston Exhibit To mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing, a selection of items from the memorial collection will be displayed in one of Boston’s most important civic buildings so visitors can once again experience the outpouring of human compassion that they represent. Central Library, 700 Boylston Street, Boston. Monday April 7 – Sunday May 11, 2014 ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 2 – April 8


Ben Rudnick and Friends Concert and Family Works Event Music from seven time Parents’ Choice Award winners Ben Rudnick and Friends, an art project for the kids, a collection of goods for Room to Grown, fabulous free coffee and available brunch from TICO. 222 Berkeley Street, Boston. Saturday, Apr 5, 2014 Ice Chips Show of Champions The Skating Club of ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: March 26 – April 1


Brundibar and But the Giraffe A fairytale opera for the entire family, Brundibar celebrates the triumph of the helpless over tyranny and the transformative power of art. 450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge. Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 - Sunday, Apr 6, 2014 Family Opera: Rain Dance The tale of animals on the South African savannah facing a drought, the Machiavellian lion whom they elect ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: March 17 – March 23


Big Apple Circus: Luminosity Go back to the Big Top circus of years gone by, where the World’s Greatest Circus Artists perform spectacular feats and no one sits more than 50 feet from the ring. City Hall Plaza, Boston. Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 - Sunday, May 11, 2014 Soule Early Childhood Fundraiser with Vanessa Trien Come dance and have a great time ... Read More »

Meet the multitalented Vanessa Trien – win four tickets to her show!

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Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys are returning by popular demand to the Coolidge Corner Theatre for their annual family band show! Known for their interactive, get-up-and-dance shows, this Boston-based band is not to be missed! Come join Vanessa, Julie, Adam, Dave and Paul as they present fan-favorite songs along with new songs including “Magic Wand” and “Home.” Be a ... Read More »

Sesame Street is coming to town!


Is Elmo a rock star in your house? If so, you and your kids will not want to miss out on Sesame Street Live this weekend in Boston. The show, entitled 1-2-3 Imagine features all your favorite characters from Sesame Street – Big Bird, Ernie, Bert, Cookie Monster, Grover, Abby Cadabby and — yes — Elmo too. There’s singing, there’s ... 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 21-25

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The Coolidge Corner Kids’ Show: Beep Music & Movie Show Come sing and dance to your favorite songs with Philip Alexander and the Family Band together with the beloved Oren Rosenthal. Philip and Oren are well known Brookline favorites, and the show promises lots of fun and excitement for all ages, plus a short movie too. 290 Harvard St., Brookline. Saturday, Mar ... Read More »