30 Summer Activities in Boston for Kids Before School Starts
These fun family outings make the most of summer.
Drive-in Movie Theaters near Boston for Summer 2020
Drive-in theaters and pop-up drive-ins make for fun family outings.
Reopening Massachusetts Phase 1 and 2: What's Open and What's Closed for Boston Families
Find out when beaches, parks, playgrounds, camps, and more are opening.
12 Outdoor Restaurants in Boston that Are Great for Families
Finding a kid-friendly restaurant in the open air is the ultimate score this summer.
Best Beaches for Families Within an Hour of Boston
We’ve rounded up eight of our favorite sandy spots to visit this summer—all within an hour of...
10 Great Places to Hike with Kids Around Boston
Hit these gorgeous trails for a dose of nature and exercise.
Ultimate Summer Play List: 100 Fun Activities for Kids
Get the summer fun started with 100 (mostly) FREE ways to pack more play into your day.
5 Spots to Go Fishing with Kids Near Boston
Fishing may just the sort of pastime our over-scheduled, tech-absorbed kids could use a little more...
Family-Friendly Bike Trails Around Boston
Looking for more ways to get outside with kids this summer? Whether you’re sporting two wheels...
Where To Pick Strawberries with Kids Near Boston
The strawberry might be the perfect u-pick plant for kids. These farms offer juicy, ripe...
8 Special Family Campgrounds near Boston with Extras for Kids
Camping in the great outdoors may be the ideal 2020 family vacation.
10 Things To Do at Harvard's Arnold Arboretum with Kids in Boston
Though it's known for its beautiful springtime blooms, the 281-acre Arnold Arboretum is a super...
Farmers Markets Around Boston to Visit with Kids
Farmers' markets are a great place for kids to learn where food comes from, which fruits and...
6 Natural Tide Pools Where Kids Can Explore Crabs, Sea Stars, and Marine Life Around Boston
Turn a beach trip into an exciting day of sea life discovery with a visit to one of these naturally...
7 Hidden Gem Beaches for Families Around Boston
Escape the crowds at these laidback, kid-friendly beaches.
Everything You Need to Know About Visiting Walden Pond With Kids
Walden Pond was made famous by Henry David Thoreau, who lived at the site from 1845-1847 and wrote...
Nantucket with Kids: 35 Fun Things to Do as a Family
Nantucket Island has all the makings of the perfect family getaway, from beach cookouts to quiet...
A Guide to Acadia National Park with Kids
The Northeast's only major national park, Acadia offers manageable hikes, stunning views...
25 Things to Do with Kids in Portland, Maine
Less than two hours from Boston, Portland, Maine is a city filled with history, culture...
Cape Cod With Kids: 25 Things to Do in Chatham, MA
A sweet town with rugged beauty and lots to do and see, Chatham on Cape Cod is a terrific weekend...
Surf Lessons for Kids near Boston, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket
Our area has more than a dozen terrific surf schools that teach capable swimmers as young as age 4...
50 Things to Do on a Martha’s Vineyard Summer Family Vacation
Find out the beaches, restaurants, sites, and events that make our ultimate must-do list for...
Take the Train to These 10 Boston-Area Beaches
You don't need a car to get to the beach in Boston. Take the T to one of these local beaches for a...
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Lakeside Getaway at Cathedral Pines Campground in Maine
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How to Create a Homeschool Pod or School Pod: Top Things to Consider
Pandemic pods are one more option for a fraught school year.READ MORE