Watch the sheep get a spring haircut. Photo courtesy of Gore Place Sheepshearing Festival
Watch the sheep get a spring haircut. Photo courtesy of Gore Place Sheepshearing Festival

Weekend Funs: Kayak Races, Art Fests, and Sheep; April 27-28

Spring is in the air and along with it are some of the most festive spring festivals for families in Boston. Art is in bloom at the MFA this weekend, as well as in Melrose and even at the zoo. If you've only got 90 seconds, you'll enjoy this mini film festival. Families can also celebrate the Earth, comics, Japan, and even sheep! Ready to get on the water? Check out this open house and these races on the Charles

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Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

DCU Center
50 Foster St
Worcester, MA 01608

Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University
200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215

Boston Common
Boston, MA

Melrose Memorial Hall
590 Main Street
Melrose, MA 02176

Lynn Memorial Auditorium
Three City Hall Square
Lynn, MA

Boston Public Library, Rabb Hall
700 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116

Gore Place
52 Gore Street
Waltham, MA 02453

Pine Manor College
400 Heath Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Belmont Public Library
336 Concord Avenue
Belmont, MA

The Umbrella Arts Center
40 Stow St
Concord, MA 01742

First Baptist Church Newton Centre
848 Beacon Street
Newton Centre, MA 02459

Boston Children's Musem
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA

Franklin Park Zoo
1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, MA 02121

Newton Boathouse Public Parking
2401 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466

Community Boating Inc
21 David G Mugar Way
Boston, MA 02114
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