Learn something delectable at the Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of Pasta. Photo courtesy of The Kitchen at Boston Public Market
Learn something delectable at the Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of Pasta. Photo courtesy of The Kitchen at Boston Public Market

Presidents Day Weekend Things To Do in Boston: Cooking, Engineers Week, Bugs Bunny

This long Presidents Day weekend is all about creating and trying new things. Learn how to cook at the Family Pasta Making Workshop with Law of Pasta or Kids in the Kitchen: Bread and Butter Making. Experiment with cool moves and tricks at this Parkour Workshop. Or build something amazing to kick off National Engineers Week with special activities at the Boston Children's Museum or at MIT's Feb Fest

Animal lovers can head to the Merrimack River Eagle Festival and discover new things about various birds or prey. Follow up an adventure outdoors or in with a visit to the annual laughathon that is the Bugs Bunny Film Festival. 

For more inspiration for the long weekend and school break, check out our February GoList, Winter Fun Guide, and 30 Ideas for a Fun February Vacation Week.

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Brattle Theatre
40 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Verve Crowne Plaza Hotel
1360 Worcester Street
Natick, MA 01760

Arlekin Players Theatre
368 Hillside Ave
Needham, MA 02494

The Row Hotel at Assembly Row
360 Foley Street
Somerville, MA 02145

USS Constitution Museum
Charlestown Navy Yard, Building 22
Charlestown, MA 02129

Mass Audubon’s Joppa Flats Education Center
1 Plum Island Turnpike
Newburyport, MA

The Center for Arts in Natick
14 Summer Street
Natick, MA 01760

KITCHEN at Boston Public Market
100 Hanover Street
Boston, MA

Appleton Farms
Route 1A
Ipswich, MA

SkyZone Indoor Trampoline Park - Boston
91-B Sprague Street
Boston, MA 02136

Coolidge Corner Theatre
290 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446

Boston Children's Museum
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210

MSPCA at Nevins Farm
400 Broadway
Methuen, MA 01844

Adorn Boutique Studio
1275 Providence Hwy
Norwood , MA 02062

Ward Reservation
Prospect Road
Andover and North Andover, MA 01810

The Umbrella Arts Cenetr
40 Stow Street
Concord, MA 01742

MIT Museum
265 Massachusetts Ave. Building N51
Cambridge, MA 02139
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