Outdoor Puppet Shows with Puppet Showplace

Sat Jul 24, 2021
Various times
2 and up
various locations

Live puppet shows are back this summer with a free outdoor series exploring Brookline’s beautiful neighborhoods, parks, and community spaces. Specially designed for families to safely gather, these shows feature a wide variety of puppetry styles with safe-distanced seating in open-air locations.

RSVP to reserve your spot!

Donations welcome. Your contributions keep live puppetry accessible for everyone in our community. Make a donation at check out, in-person, or at www.puppetshowplace.org/donate.

Rain Cancellations: In the event of rain, performances will be canceled and an announcement will be placed on the Puppet Showplace website 2 hours before the event.


** 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.
The Big E
The Big E Fairgrounds - 8:00 AM Pick
Festival of Illumination: World of Lights
Southwick Zoo - 5:30 PM Pick
Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience
Franklin Park Zoo - 6:00 PM Pick
Library of Congress National Book Festival
Library of Congress and Virtual - 9:00 AM
Magical Gnome Home Workshop and Hike
Chestnut Hill Farm - 4:00 PM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides