Newton Festivals of Light

Sun Dec 4, 2022
12:00pm to 4:30pm ET
3 and up

The New Art Center in Newton is hosting a Festival of Light Community Cultural Day. Art educators will lead guests through various take-home activities that showcase the traditions of different holidays including Diawli, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and Las Posadas.

Diwali, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Las Posadas

The event will also feature the Jewish Arts Collaborative’s illuminated mobile art exhibit, Brighter Ignited. This super-sized interactive light display will tour Greater Boston during Hanukkah 2022, featuring illuminated artwork by hundreds of participants from local communities. 

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Family Snowshoe Adventure
Boston Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary - 10:30 AM Pick
S'Mores & More
Nashoba Brooks School - 10:00 AM Pick
2nd Annual WinterFEST
- various times Pick
Snowy Owl Prowl
Crane Beach on the Crane Estate - 10:00 AM
My Neighbor Totoro
Coolidge Corner Theater - 10:30 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides