Submitted by Tara D on Sun, 11/01/2015 - 6:54pm Events for families on Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year's - things to do with kids in bostonFrom Thanksgiving to New Year's Day, there are plenty of ways for families to enjoy the holiday season in and around Boston. We've created this Holiday Fun Guide with all our holiday coverage in one easy-to-find place so that you don't miss any of the festivities. Whether you're looking for Thanksgiving recipes, Christmas tree lightings, volunteering with your kids during the holidays, Hanukkah celebrations, things to do during the December school vacation, or other seasonal activities, we have you covered. Our Winter Fun guide is also chock full of things to do during the chilly months of late fall and winter. Category: Christmas/HanukkahHolidaysArea/Neighborhood: Boston Spotlight20 Absolutely Free Things To Do with Boston Kids for Christmas and HanukkahSanta Sightings: Where To See Santa with Kids in and Around Boston5 Christmas-Themed Day Trips for Boston Kids and FamiliesBaby's First Christmas in BostonCalling Santa: Mostly Free Apps for St. Nick Fun with Kids Holiday EntertainmentThe Nutcracker Ballet for Boston Area Kids and FamiliesHoliday Shows Other Than The Nutcracker for Boston FamiliesWhere to See Your Favorite Family Holiday Movies on the Big Screen in Boston7 Tips for Taking Your Preschooler to See The Nutcracker at the Boston Opera HouseAll Aboard The Polar Express: Christmas Train Rides Near Boston10 Reasons to Make the Urban Nutcracker Your Child’s First Boston Ballet Holiday Eye CandyWhere To See Holiday Lights In and Around BostonUnique Christmas Lights and Decorations to See With Kids on the South ShoreWhere To Find the Best Holiday Lights in SomervilleChristmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies in BostonChristmas Lights Around Mommy Poppins Cities: Holiday Eye Candy! Home for the Holidays12 Things to Do Christmas Day in Boston with KidsBoston City Hall Plaza Becomes a Winter Wonderland for Families20 Absolutely Free Things To Do with Boston Kids for Christmas and HanukkahWhere to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Near BostonBreakfasts with Santa for Boston Kids10 Holiday Craft Fairs and Markets In and Around BostonHanukkah Celebrations and Activities for Boston Families The Season of GivingHoliday Giving: Toy Donations, Food Pantries & Fun Ways for Boston Kids to Give BackHoliday Volunteering With Kids in Boston10 Online Retailers That Give Back to OthersTurkey Trots and Holiday Fun Runs: Festive Foot Races for Boston Families The New YearFirst Night Boston: A Family-Friendly New Year's Eve CelebrationNew Year's Eve Fun for Boston Kids ThanksgivingBoston Restaurants for Thanksgiving: Hosting All That Family Without Messing Up Your HouseThanksgiving Crafts: Fun Projects That Help Kids Give ThanksFirst Thanksgiving Recipes to Make Today - Kids Can Help Prepare!