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Family & Kids Events Calendar for Today, May 8, 2021
Virtual Activities
Botanic Illustration (Ages 6-14)Boylston  -
Hour of CodeVirtual/Online  Free
Join Zoo New England for the Boston Area...Virtual/Online  Free
Take a Virtual Tour of the Spellman Stamp...Virtual/Online  Free
Tiny House! Online Class with Brookline Makery...Virtual/Online  $$
Virtual Run of the Charles: Boston's Premier...Virtual/Online  $
Watson Adventuresí Wizard School Virtual...Virtual/Online  $
Arts & Crafts
Boston Open Market at Copley SquareBoston  Free
CraftBoston: Studs + DropsVirtual/Online  Free
Drawing Upon the Collections: Coloring Pages...Virtual/Online  Free
Drop-in Art Making at PEMSalem  $
DROP-IN Paint Pottery, Canvas & PlasterWellesley  $$
Greenway Artisan's MarketBoston  Free
Make a Flower for MomMalden  -
Make and Learn at Home with Fitchburg Art...Fitchburg  -
Open Studios - Outdoors at the UmbrellaConcord  Free
Arts & Culture
'Here Comes The Sun' Art InstallationConcord  Free
Alana Barnes' newest collection at Paul Dietrich...Virtual/Online  Free
Art in the Park: Hyper StripersBeverly  Free
Boston Design Week 2021 - VirtualBoston  Free
Change is in the Air: Art WalkConcord  Free
Cloth is Money: Textiles from the SahelFitchburg  $
May Member Salon at The W GalleryWayland  Free
The Dan and Carmen Art ShowBoston  Free
The Dan and Carmen ShowBoston  Free
The Umbrella Arts Open Studios - Outdoors...Concord  Free
Umbrella Artfest Auction ExhibitionConcord  Free
WOW: Wind on Water Public Art ExhibitCharlestown  Free
Zeitgeist: Then Everything ChangedVirtual/Online  Free
Carousels
Carousel Rides on the Boston CommonBoston  $
Greenway CarouselBoston  $
Dance
Adult Dance Program with Boston BalletNewton  -
Exhibits
Dinosaurs: A Walk-thru Experience at Six...Western Mass  $$
Explore the ROAR! at Stone Zoo's T. Rex Adventure...Stoneham  $$
Guild of Boston Artists Annual Members Juried...Boston  Free
Memoirs, Art ExhibitionBoston  Free
The Science Behind Pixar at Museum of Science...Cambridge  $$$
Where the Questions Live: An Exploration...Salem  -
Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop...Boston  Free
Fairs & Festivals
Watch City Steampunk Virtual FestivalVirtual/Online  Free
Movies
2021 Oscar Nominated Short Films in Animation,...Virtual/Online  -
Food Fun
$1 Oyster Evenings at WaypointCambridge  -
Gluten-Free New England's Greater Boston...Boxborough  $
Greenway Food Trucks Daily ScheduleBoston  Free
Kiddos in the Kitchen: Motherís Day Edible...Dover  $$
North End Pizza TourBoston  $$
Fundraisers
Join Zoo New England for Zootopia | Virtual...Virtual/Online  $$$
Mark your calendar for Zootopia (Aduts)Cambridge  $$
Get Some Exercise
Free Fencing Class for TeensNewton Highlands  Free
Health & Wellness
Mom's Day Herbal Mocktails & Cocktails at...Walpole  $$
Learn Something
Greater Boston STEM ProgramVirtual/Online  Free
Music & Concerts
Fresh Beets Kerouac Park Concert SeriesLowell  Free
Nature & Outdoors
Daffodil & Tulip Festival at NaumkeagWestern Mass  $$
Field of Daffodils at Tower Hill Botanical...Boylston  $$
Pollinator Power (Ages 4-12)Boylston  -
Wicked Tulips Flower Farm U-Pick Tulip Experience...Rhode Island  $$
Races/Walks
Gift of Life Steps for Life Virtual 5kVirtual/Online  $
The Hope WalkSouthborough  Free
Sales & Deals
Whitin Community Center's May Membership...Worcester  -
Science & Technology
Learn to Code with Charles River Coder Dojo...Virtual/Online  Free
Seasonal Fun
The Anchor at Shipyard ParkCharlestown  Free
Visit the Lilacs at Arnold ArboretumBoston  Free
WCC's Camp Whitin Summer Sneak Peek!Worcester  Free
Special Events
Asian Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams...Rhode Island  $$
Opening Day for Swan Boats 2021Back Bay  $
SpeakUp Global Debate SummitBoston  Free
Theater & Shows
Boston Theater Marathon XXIII: Special Zoom...Virtual/Online  Free
HRG&SP Presents: Cox and Box; or, The Long-Lost...Virtual/Online  Free
Tours
Arnold Arboretum Walking ToursJamaica Plain  Free
Boston Duck Tours3 Locations  $$$
PhotoWalks Highlights of Boston tourBoston  $$$
Taza Chocolate Factory Tours (Virtual)Virtual/Online  $
The 'Hahvahd' tourCambridge  $
Volunteer
Cradles to Crayons Brings the Giving Factory...Virtual/Online  -
Water Fun
Community Boating Kayak, Stand-Up Paddleboard...Boston  Free
Fun Family Activities
Amusement Parks
Beaches
Boating & Sailing
Escape Rooms
Historic Landmarks
Indoor Adventures
Rock Climbing
Paintball
Science & Technology
Sports Teams
Tours
Whale Watching
Arcades & Mini Golf
Biking
Bowling
Farms & Orchards
Laser Tag
Libraries
Roller Skating
Playgrounds
Skiing
Spray Parks & Pools
Trampoline Parks
Winter Fun
Arts & Crafts
Birthday Parties
Daytrips
Hiking/Walking
Ice Skating
Museums
Parks & Nature
Playspaces
Snow Tubing
Theaters
Water Fun
Zoos & Aquariums
Popular Resources
Boston with Kids
Free Things to Do
Family & Kids Events
Mass RMV - DMV
Boston Birthday Parties
Boston Museums
Rose Kennedy Greenway
Boston Aquarium
Boston Massachusetts
Boston Bowling
Boston Haymarket
Boston Whale Watching