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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 »

Top Picks from Boston Central: February 1-7

Mary Poppins at the Coolidge Corner Theatre

Ship Model Show: USS Constitution Museum Don’t miss the boat Nearly 100 scale models on display brought to life through live demonstrations, a family guide and programs. Navy Yards, Charlestown. Saturday, Feb 4, 2012 - Saturday, Mar 24, 2012 Mary Poppins on the Big Screen Mary Poppins flies in with her umbrella in response to the request of the Banks children and proceeds ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: July 14-17

Annual Lantern Festival: Forest Hills Drawing its inspiration from the Japanese Bon Festival, this annual lighted lantern celebration opens a door opens to the world of ancestors, allowing loved ones to send messages to the other side, and honor the memories of loved ones. Forest Hills Cemetery, 95 Forest Hills A, Boston. Thursday, Jul 14, 2011 ArtBeat 2011: Davis Square Davis ... Read More »

Top Picks from Boston Central: June 15-20


Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell Free Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade. Presented for free for over 25 years. Storrow Drive, The Esplanade, Boston. Every Friday from Jun 17, 2011 - Aug 26, 2011 Annual See New England Festival Enjoy a day filled ... 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 »

Top Picks from Boston Central: March 28-April 4

Wednesday, Mar 30, 2011 - Thursday, Mar 31, 2011 Sleeping Beauty by Tanglewood Marionettes Join these master marionette manipulators for a beautiful retelling of this classic fairytale of finding love with a true heart. Puppet Showplace Theatre, 32 Station Street, Brookline. Saturday, Apr 2, 2011 - Sunday, Apr 3, 2011 Ice Chips Show of Champions The Skating Club of Boston presents the annual Ice ... Read More »