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Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Andover
15% Off For All Active & Retired Military
4 Riverside Drive
Andover, MA
Stay Between April 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014
Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Andover thanks you for your sacrifice by offering all active and retired military and their families 15% off any leisure stay.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
The 2013 deCordova Biennial
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA Venue Information
October 9, 2013-April 13, 2014
DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum is pleased to present the work of 21 New England-based artists and collaboratives in The 2013 deCordova Biennial, a survey exhibition focused on emphasizing quality, dynamism, and variety of art-making in New England, rather than any single or overarching theme.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Red, Yellow and Blue
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
November 1, 2013 - September 1, 2014
2011 Rappaport Prize recipient Orly Genger presents Red, Yellow and Blue, a monumental installation in the Sculpture Park that features the artist's renowned usage of paint-covered, hand-knotted nautical rope to create bright, undulating walls in three primary colors winding through deCordova's lawn, pathways, and hillside. Comprised of 1.4 million feet of rope, Red, Yellow and Blue will be among deCordova's largest installations to date.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Design! Build! KEVA!
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, MA Venue Information
January 10-May 18, 2014
The Discovery Museums are hosting a new traveling exhibit, a combination art gallery and construction lab, consisting of 15,000 KEVA Planks.   Details
Whistler House Museum of Art
Call for Entries: Prospectus - How Does Your Garden Grow?
Whistler House Museum of Art
243 Worthen Street
Lowell, MA 01852
Deadline for Entries: May 15, 2014, Notification by May 30
Art Quilts at the Whistler 2014. Exhibit Criteria: The Whistler House Museum of Art is seeking Art Quilts that explore the second line from the well-known nursery rhyme "Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary," How Does Your Garden Grow? It's up to the quilt artist to take this line and interpret it for inspiration.   Details
The Butterfly Place
Open for the Season
120 Tyngsboro Road
Westford, MA 01886 Venue Information
Opening February 14th for the 2014 Season!
The Butterfly Place is an indoor garden filled with hundreds of free-flying butterflies. They open their doors for the season February 14th!   Details
Concord's Colonial Inn
Sunday Brunch
Merchants Row @ Concord's Colonial Inn
48 Monument Square
Concord, MA Venue Information
Every Sunday from 10:30am-2:00pm
Our chefs prepare an elaborate brunch every Sunday to delight your taste buds. Fresh, local ingredients, and produce are used to create our most delectable dishes.   Details
American Textile History Museum
Inventing Lowell
491 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
February 21 - June 22, 2014
The City of Lowell is an invention. As the first industrial city in the United States, and a long-time leader in urban redevelopment, Lowell has been a model for cities across the country. In this exhibit we examine the invention and re-invention of the city.   Details
American Textile History Museum
Flowers in the Factory
491 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
February 21 - June 22, 2014
In this innovative collaboration, artist Deborah Baronas and historian Dave Unger bring historic photographs from the American Textile History Museum's collection to life as large-scale fabric installations.   Details
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Young Company Summer Programs
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA
Early Bird Registration Rates through May 1st.
Early Bird registration is now open for Merrimack Repertory Theatre's Young Company summer programs for kids. Participants can save up to 10% on tuition when signing up before May 1.   Details
Lowell Festival Foundation/Lowell Folk Festival
Seeking Volunteers
Lowell, MA
Folk Festival Weekend - July 25-27, 2014
The Lowell Folk Festival is an amazing event where nearly a thousand volunteers come together to stage the largest FREE folk festival in the country. We rely on the generous assistance for our volunteers for this to continue as a free folk festival.   Details
Four Oaks Country Club
Make your Easter Reservation Today
1 Clubhouse Lane
Dracut, MA
Make your Reservation today!
Easter is right around the corner. Make your reservation early as we expect to sell out. Remember, the Easter Bunny will be here!   Details
Lowell Spinners
Fireworks Mini Plan
Lowell Spinners
450 Aiken Street
Lowell, MA
On Sale Now!
Who doesn't like Fireworks? Spinners baseball + Fireworks...a home run! This six-game mini plan includes a ticket to each Friday Fireworks home game, including OPENING DAY!   Details
Lowell Spinners
Spinner for a Day
LeLacheur Park
450 Aiken St.
Lowell, MA 01854
Order your package today!
Create the experience of a lifetime for your son or daughter by making them the SPINNER FOR A DAY!   Details
Lowell Spinners
Season Tickets Waiting For You
LeLacheur Park
450 Aiken St.
Lowell, MA 01854
Get your season tickets today!
Come Check Out YOUR Next Seat! The best seat in the house is waiting for you. Season Ticket Opportunities for the 2014 season are now available.   Details
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
Special Programs, Exhibits, Available Facilities
246 Market Street (304 Dutton Street for GPS planning)
Lowell, MA 01852
March 22 - May 23, 2014
Award-winning video program, "Lowell: The Industrial Revelation." Introductory exhibits to park stories and resources.   Details
Brush Art Gallery and Studios
Visual Voices VI: Science and Art!
256 Market Street
Lowell, MA
March 22, 2014 - April 26, 2014
Visual Voices is a biennial art show featuring work by Lowell's K-12 students. The show started at the Brush Art Gallery & Studios in 2002 by Brush resident artist and Lowell Public School art teacher Lolita Demers, and has grown to become a citywide tradition thanks to the efforts of Lolita Demers, art teachers across the district, four local art galleries and Lowell's incredible student-artists.   Details
Whistler House Museum of Art
Visual Voices VI: Science and Art!
243 Worthen Street
Lowell, MA
March 22 through April 26, 2014
A unique opportunity for K-12 students to display their extraordinary artwork in public at professional art galleries throughout the city.   Details
Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center
Mill Girls & Immigrants Exhibit
40 French Street
Lowell, MA
March 22 - May 23, 2014 | 1:30pm-5:00pm, daily
Explore the history of "mill girls" and immigrants in a Boott Mill boardinghouse. The "Mill Girls and Immigrants" Exhibit, located in the Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center, tells the human story of the Industrial Revolution by concentrating on the working people of Lowell. Restrooms.   Details
Boott Cotton Mills Museum
Exhibit
Boott Cotton Mills Museum
115 John St.
Lowell, MA
March 22 - May 23, 2014: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Don't miss the roar of a 1920s weave room with operating power looms for a sense of the textile millworkers' experience! The Boott Cotton Mills Museum includes the weave room plus interactive exhibits and video programs about the Industrial Revolution, labor, and the rise, fall, and rebirth of Lowell.   Details
Lowell National Historical Park
The Trolley's are back!
 
Weekend Service Begins March 22nd!
The return of trolleys operating in downtown Lowell is a sure sign of Spring at Lowell National Historical Park. Students have already begun travelling aboard the trolleys through downtown Lowell Monday through Friday. Weekend service begins Saturday, March 22, 2014.   Details
Brush Art Gallery and Studios
Call for Artists!
256 Market Street
Lowell, MA
Entry Deadline is May 22nd!
FROM THE GROUND UP: An Exhibition Celebrating the Joy of the Garden. A juried exhibition celebrating the garden and its importance to our lives and our communities. Artists from the United States and Canada are eligible. All media is welcome. Part of the Brush Gallery's Art of Nature Series.   Details
Best Western at Historic Concord
Free Breakfast with your Stay
740 Elm Street
Concord, MA 01742
Make your reservation today!
You'll feel right at home at the BEST WESTERN at Historic Concord. Delight in the many amenities provided in each of the spacious, clean rooms, including cable and HBO® on a flat screen television, a coffee maker and free wireless Internet.   Details
Concord's Colonial Inn
Wine and Dine Special
48 Monument Square
Concord, MA
Make your reservation today!
Concord's Colonial Inn offers food lovers a weekend of great meals and great memories. Known for our distinctive and creative accent on traditional New England cuisine, we invite you to join us for mouth-watering specialties while enjoying our welcoming and historic atmosphere.

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Aloft Lexington
camp Aloft for kids
727 Marrett Road - A
Lexington, MA
Make your reservation today!
Happy campers are a sure thing when you bring the kids to Aloft Lexington. What's our secret for family fun- and parental peace of mind? A nifty program called camp Aloft that makes staying here an exciting adventure for our littlest visitors.
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Courtyard by Marriott Lowell/Chelmsford
Experiences Shopping Package in Lowell, Massachusetts
30 Industrial Avenue East
Lowell, MA 01852
Valid Thursday - Sunday through 8/5/14
Come and visit the Courtyard Boston Lowell/Chelmsford and receive a $25 Visa gift card upon check out, that you can spend your way.   Details
Courtyard by Marriott Lowell/Chelmsford
Pride and Joy Couples Package
30 Industrial Avenue East
Lowell, MA 01852
Thursday - Sunday through 9/6/14
Whether you're looking to relax and get away from it all or to celebrate with your loved one - let us help! And with our Pride and Joy Couples package you can do just that.   Details
Courtyard by Marriott Lowell/Chelmsford
Kids Eat Free
30 Industrial Avenue East
Lowell, MA 01852
Valid Thursday - Saturday through 08/05/14
So what if dessert is their favorite part of the meal? It's on us. In fact, all kids meals are free at the Courtyard Boston Lowell/Chelmsford.   Details
UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
MUSEUM PACKAGE
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Make your reservation today!
Artsy guests will love this package that includes two passes to the guests' choice of two of the following museums: the American Textile History Museum, the Whistler House Museum of Art, the New England Quilt Museum or the Boott Cotton Mills Museum.   Details
The Westin Waltham Boston
Splash Package
70 Third Avenue
Waltham, MA
Make your reservation today!
You're invited to experience our brand new indoor pool. Escape for a family staycation and enjoy: Access to our brand new pool, part of our $12 million renovation, One medium pizza per stay, Complimentary in-room high-speed Internet access ($9.95 daily value), Complimentary daily parking ($15 daily value).   Details
UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
Cinema Package
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Make your reservation today!
The UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center has a great Date Night option for you!!! Book our Cinema Package, stay overnight at the Inn and receive two adult movie tickets at the Showcase Cinema in Lowell, two regular size drinks, and one large popcorn.   Details
Moonstones
CELEBRATION NATION
185 Chelmsford Street
Chelmsford, MA
In April, we celebrate Thailand!
join us each month for CELEBRATION NATION. as we travel around the world celebrating the finest dishes from different countries and cultures, our celebrated chefs and mixologists will treat you to a world tour of flavors with our unique internationally inspired dishes and libations.   Details
City of Lowell
Pop Up Poetry Project!
Various Locations
Lowell, MA
April 1-30, 2014
CITY OF LOWELL CELEBRATES NATIONAL POETRY MONTH WITH POP-UP POETRY PROJECT. View original works of poetry in the windows of downtown establishments throughout the month of April.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Public Sculpture Park Tour
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA
Saturdays & Sundays | April - May
Public Sculpture Park tours are free with admission and are led by an experienced guide. Please meet your guide in the front lobby.   Details
Western Avenue Studios
HAT: Seen and Sewn
122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA
April 2 through April 27
HAT: Seen and Sewn represents the creative synergy between photographer Jeff Engel and milliner Jeanne Osborne. A celebration of legacy, transformation, nuance and attitude, this unique exhibit captures each artist's exploration of hats through thoughtful and often whimsical 2-D and 3-D work.   Details
Zeitgeist Gallery/Zeitgeist Artist Co-op/The Back Room/The Art of Gifting
Visual Voices VI- Science and Art
167 Market Street
Lowell, MA
April 5th-26th
A Celebration of Student Artwork at Zeitgeist, Brush Gallery, Whistler House, and Lowell Telecommunications Corp. Zeitgeist will be showcasing fabulous art by Lowell's Middle School Students from April 5- 26, 2014!   Details
Lexington Arts and Crafts Society
CAPTURING THE COLORS OF SPRING - OUTDOOR CLASS
Lexington Arts and Crafts Society
130 Waltham Street
Lexington, MA 02421
April 8-May 27th
OILS & WATERCOLORS - All Levels Welcome (Adults and Teens) Junior Membership required.
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New England Quilt Museum
CHARMED
18 Shattuck Street
Lowell, MA 01852
April 17 through July 6, 2014
Every Piece Is Different. The New England Quilt Museum is the only East Coast venue to exhibit this impressive selection of charm quilts from the Pat L. Nickols Collection at the Mingei International Museum in San Diego, California.   Details
Concord Museum
The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775
Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Friday, April 18 through Sunday, September 21, 2014
The exhibition will follow an hour-by-hour account of the actions of British Regulars and Patriots on April 19th, 1775, presenting a chronological and geographical timeline of the day and representing many of the communities surrounding Boston -- Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Arlington (Menotomy), and Cambridge -- whose militias played a prominent role in the day-long engagement.   Details
Inn at Hastings Park
Patriots' Day Package
2027 Massachusetts Ave.
Lexington, MA
April 18-21 or April 19-22)
Come celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Lexington!   Details
Arts League of Lowell
TRANSFORMATIONS
307 Market Street
Lowell, MA
April 18 to June 1, 2014
Open juried photography show. Participating in Lowell Photography Weekend, a multi-venue photography event taking place in Lowell Massachusetts on May 17 and 18, 2014.
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Lexington & Concord
Patriots Day Celebrations
Lexington & Concord MA
April 19-21, 2014
These two communities take great pride in being the "ground zero" of American history-the place where the American Revolution began. They show their pride in our nation's struggle for independence through parades, re-enactments of Revolutionary battles, Colonial musters, pancake breakfasts, socials and more.   Details
Lowell National Historical Park
APRIL PLAY-CATION
Various Locations
Lowell, MA
April 19th-26th
April Play-Cation, which offers over twenty free programs, aims to build connections among a diverse group of local organizations, agencies, and families within our community.   Details
Town of Concord
Dawn Salute
North Bridge, Concord
Saturday April 19, 2014 6:00 AM
The Concord Minute Men and the Concord Independent Battery observe the openning battle of the American Revolution in a 21 gun musket and cannon salute.   Details
Minute Man National Historical Park
Armed as According to Law," A Living History Event
North Bridge, Concord
Saturday April 19, 2014 8:00 AM
"Armed as According to Law," A Living History Event presented by Minute Man NHP and Concord Museum, featuring Captain David Brown's Company.   Details
Concord Museum
From Dawn to Dead of Night: Revolutionary War Encampment
200 Lexington Road
Concord, MA
Saturday April 19, 2014 9:00 AM
On April 18th to 19th, the Concord Museum will host an overnight encampment of Minute Men on the Museum's lawn in conjunction with the Museum's special exhibition The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775.   Details
Lowell National Historical Park
Your City Saturdays
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Saturday April 19, 2014 11:00 AM
Every third Saturday of the month from January 18 through April 19, Lowell NHP invites families to experience, create, and explore at the visitor center from 11 a.m.-12 noon for Your City Saturdays, a weekly morning of free arts and crafts, games, stories, and music.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Start Your Engines! with Olin College
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Saturday April 19, 2014 11:00 AM
Swish! Zoom! Wow! Skip the driver's license and craft your own car! Join Olin College's Engineering Discovery to explore the marvels of transportation.   Details
Town of Concord
Arrival of the Sudbury Militia
North Bridge, Concord
Saturday April 19, 2014 11:30 AM
The Sudbury Companies of Militia and Minute will make their annual march to North Bridge from the Town of Sudbury, in honor of their fellow townsmen who made a similar march on April 19, 1775.   Details
Mill No. 5
Thread & Groove
250 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA
Saturday April 19, 2014 12:00 PM
A Little Bazaar and Vinyl Destination proudly present: Thread & Groove at Mill No. 5.
A special Record Store Day celebration (not officially affiliated) featuring record vendors as well as vintage and handmade clothing and apparel. Entertainment will be provided by Dan Adam DJ Service and live acoustic acts (TBA). The market will run from noon 'til seven followed by an after party and midnight market!   Details
Concord Museum
Gallery Talks with Concord Museum Curator David Wood
Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Saturday April 19, 2014 2:00 PM
David Wood will elaborate on the remarkable objects selected for The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775and share some of their stories with us.

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The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip: Late Hydrangeas
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Saturday April 19, 2014 3:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Spectacle Management
Paul D'Angelo
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Saturday April 19, 2014 8:00 PM
Who is the comedian/writer/actor that The Los Angeles Times calls "quite likely the funniest entertainer you've never heard of..yet"?   Details
Wyndham Boston Andover
Celebrate Easter with us!
123 Old River Road
Andover, MA 01810
Easter Sunday!
Join us for Brunch on Easter Sunday for a spectacular Spring Buffet featuring a bountiful spread of our most popular favorites; Roasted Leg of Lamb, Seared Chicken Breast, Belgian Waffles and a galore more to choose. The Easter Bunny will also visit so you can take photos with your children!   Details
50 Warren
Easter Brunch
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:00 AM
Join us for an Elaborate Easter Brunch! Including favorites such as Eggs Benedict, Carving Station, Gourmet desserts and a visit from the Easter Bunny.   Details
UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
Easter Brunch
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:00 AM
Make your reservation today and join us for a special Easter Brunch Buffet! Don't forget to bring your cameras because the Easter Bunny will be here to join the fun!   Details
Holiday Inn Boxborough
Spend Your Easter With Us!
242 Adams Place
Boxborough, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:00 AM
Come and enjoy our bountiful Easter Buffet featuring traditional breakfast items, waffle & omelette station, peel & eat shrimp and smoked salmon, carved roast sirloin and honey glazed ham, chicken picatta, baked cod, penne bolognaise, an assortment of salads, vegetable medley, honey-brown glazed yams, mashed red bliss potatoes, cakes, pies, pastries, and an ice cream sundae bar!   Details
Moonstones
Easter Brunch
185 Chelmsford Street
Chelmsford, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:00 AM
Easter is less then two weeks away! Have you made your reservation yet? Call us today at 978.256.7777.   Details
Concord's Colonial Inn
Easter Brunch
48 Monument Square
Concord, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:30 AM
Easter is just around the corner!! Please join us for our spectacular buffet featuring salad selections, raw bar, carving stations, breakfast items, numerous entrees and delicious desserts just to name a few of the choices.   Details
Nashoba Valley Ski Area
Sunday Brunch
79 Powers Rd.
Westford MA 01886
Sunday April 20, 2014 10:30 AM
Join us for our Brunch Buffet. Reservations are required.
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Club Lafayette
Hop to it!
91 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA

Sunday April 20, 2014 11:00 AM
Less then two until Easter..have you made your reservation yet?   Details
Courtyard by Marriott Billerica Bedford
Easter Brunch
270 Concord Road
Billerica, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 11:00 AM
Easter is coming up soon! Forget about cleaning the house and cooking dinner, take the family out and ENJOY!!   Details
Athenian Corner Restaurant
Easter Dinner
27 Market Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 12:00 PM
2 weeks till Easter (both fall on the same day this year) and time to start thinking about Easter Dinner.   Details
Salvatore's at Riverwalk Properties
Easter "Seasonings"
354 Merrimack Street
Lawrence, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 12:00 PM
Gather your friends and family this Easter and enjoy classic tastes prepared in fresh new ways!   Details
Town of Concord
Warlike Preparations at the Barrett Farm
At Col. James Barrett House
Barrett's Mill Road
Concord, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 1:00 PM
In 1775, Colonel James Barrett of Concord was responsible for safeguarding all the military supplies in town and his house was searched by British soldiers during their mission to Concord.   Details
Minute Man Visitor Center
The British Redcoat
250 North Great Road
Lincoln, MA
Sunday April 20, 2014 1:00 PM
Why were the Regulars in Massachusetts? Why did they come to Concord? What happened on April 19, 1775 from the perspective of the King's Army? Join Park Ranger Roger Fuller to explore the answers to these questions. This is a FREE event.
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Concord Museum
Patriots' Day
Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Monday April 21, 2014 12:00 AM
Make the Concord Museums -gateway to Concord's history -part of your family's 2014 Patriots' Day tradition as we commemorate "the shot heard 'round the world" with activities for visitors of all ages.   Details
Concord Museum
Vacation Week Crafts
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Monday, April 21, 2014 - Friday, April 25, 2014, 11AM - 3PM
Crafts are available daily in Brooke Hall from 11:00 - 3:00. Included free with Museum admission.   Details
Town of Lexington
Patriot's Day Battle Reenactment & Celebration
Lexington & Concord, MA
Monday April 21, 2014 5:30 AM
The Town of Lexington celebrates the first shots of the American Revolution with a reenactment of the early-morning engagement between the town's militia and the Briitish regulars.   Details
The Discovery Museums
KEVA Construction Challenge
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720 Venue Information
Monday April 21, 2014 11:00 AM
Build bridges, construct castles and tinker with towers. Test your skills with special challenges to celebrate the opening of our new traveling exhibit, Design! Build! KEVA!   Details
Town of Concord
3rd U.S. Infantry, "The Old Guard"
North Bridge, Concord
April 21, 2014 1:00 & 2:00
The 3d U.S. Infantry, traditionally known as "The Old Guard," is the oldest active-duty infantry unit in the U.S. Army, serving our nation since 1784.   Details
Concord Museum
Gallery Talks with Concord Museum Curator David Wood
Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Monday April 21, 2014 2:00 PM
David Wood will elaborate on the remarkable objects selected for The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775and share some of their stories with us.

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Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Plumfield Fun Week!
399 Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742 Venue Information
Tuesday - Friday, April 22 - 25
Join us for a week of fun during April school vacation! Try your hand at activities popular with Louisa May Alcott and her sisters.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Celebrate eARTh Day!
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Tuesday April 22, 2014 11:00 AM
Take a closer look at the natural world around us and try your hand at turning trash into treasures.   Details
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
"Welcome to Our Home" Living History Tours
399 Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
April 22nd-25th 1:00-2:00
APRIL VACATION FAMILY FUN WEEK! Suitable for all ages! Ideal for families! Your visit to Orchard House becomes a trip to the past as you have an interactive tour with an expert, authentically costumed guide portraying an Alcott family member or one of their famous friends.   Details
Verrill Farm
Baking with the Pros!
11 Wheeler Road
Concord, MA
Tuesday April 22, 2014 3:00 PM
For Grades 1-3. Learn how to make Dirty Cupcakes with Worms & other tasty treats! These classes get high marks from both parents and kids because they are hands on, grouped by age to keep skill levels appropriate and they're fun!   Details
American Textile History Museum
Kid Class Offering
491 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA
Wednesday April 23, 2014 9:00 AM
Let your personality shine during a one-day workshop! Mix and match fabrics and add trims and stitching techniques to sew and embellish a beautiful, crazy quilt-style purse. Create a unique piece inspired by your own ideas and sense of style.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Art for April Vacation: Colossal Crafts
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Wednesday April 23, 2014 1:00 PM
Discover what happens when a traditional craft gets BIG! Spend time exploring Orly Genger's monumental, hand-knotted installation Red, Yellow and Blue meandering through the Sculpture Park.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Animal Adventures!
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Wednesday April 23, 2014 1:00 PM
Join us as we welcome Animal Adventures to The Discovery Museums! Meet some exciting animals as an Animal Adventures Guide shares interesting stories and information about each one.   Details
Verrill Farm
Cooking with Kevin!
11 Wheeler Road
Concord, MA
Wednesday April 23, 2014 3:00 PM
For Grades 4 - 6. Take a culinary trip south of the border. The menu includes Burritos, Quesadillas and Mexican Pizza. These classes get high marks from both parents and kids because they are hands on, grouped by age to keep skill levels appropriate and they're fun!   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip: Cherry Blossoms
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Wednesday April 23, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Lowell Memorial Auditorium
CIRQUE DREAMS ROCKS
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Wednesday April 23, 2014 7:00 PM
Circle Health Broadway Series presents...CIRQUE DREAMS ROCKS.   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Meet Henry David Thoreau
Lunenburg Public Library
1023 Mass Ave.
Lunenburg, MA
Wednesday April 23, 2014 7:00 PM
Join Henry David Thoreau (Richard Smith) for selected readings from his essay, "Walking." Thoreau will share observations from his surveys and botanizing throughout central and eastern Massachusetts.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Thursday's Tales
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Thursday April 24, 2014 11:00 AM
Join us for our weekly story time. We'll bring the books; you bring your imagination!   Details
The Discovery Museums
FETCH! Crazy About Kites
The Science Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
February 27th. Drop-in 2:00-4:30pm
tÃ??Ã?¢??s National Kite Month! Challenge yourself to build a kite that's different from one that you've ever seen before. What changes can you make so that it flies even better? Up, up, and away!   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Art for April Vacation: Art and the Environment
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Thursday April 24, 2014 1:00 PM
Explore how Sculpture Park artists use repurposed materials to create installations that respond to the environment. Make a rope out of newspaper, weave a rug with plastic bags, and create a collaborative construction out of rope that might otherwise end up in the ocean!   Details
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
The Complete History of Comedy (abridged)
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852 Venue Information
Thursday April 24, 2014 7:30 PM
Friday April 25, 2014 8:00 PM
Saturday April 26, 2014 8:00 PM
Sunday April 27, 2014 2:00 PM
Sunday April 27, 2014 7:00 PM
Thursday May 1, 2014 7:30 PM
Friday May 2, 2014 8:00 PM
Saturday May 3, 2014 4:00 PM
Saturday May 3, 2014 8:00 PM
Sunday May 4, 2014 2:00 PM
Sunday May 4, 2014 7:00 PM
Wednesday May 7, 2014 7:30 PM
Thursday May 8, 2014 7:30 PM
Friday May 9, 2014 8:00 PM
Saturday May 10, 2014 4:00 PM
Saturday May 10, 2014 8:00 PM
Sunday May 11, 2014 2:00 PM
Sunday May 11, 2014 7:00 PM
Wednesday May 14, 2014 2:00 PM
Wednesday May 14, 2014 7:30 PM
Thursday May 15, 2014 7:30 PM
Friday May 16, 2014 8:00 PM
Saturday May 17, 2014 4:00 PM
Saturday May 17, 2014 8:00 PM
Sunday May 18, 2014 2:00 PM
The Reduced Shakespeare Company returns with a brand new comedy about..comedy. As only they can, the RSC deconstruct the history of comedy, debate who is the funniest person ever to have lived, and ask if laughter is the best medicine, will it be covered by Obamacare?


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Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Beneath Your Feet
Wheeler Lane (off RT. 27)
North Acton, MA
Friday April 25, 2014 10:00 AM
Join archeologist Kimberly Connors- Hughs as we look at the archeological remains of selected sites on the Trail Through Time in North Acton.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Bingo!
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Friday April 25, 2014 10:00 AM
Practice your numbers, letters, and colors by playing the fun game of Bingo!
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The Discovery Museums
Celebrate DNA Day!
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Friday April 25, 2014 11:00 AM
Join us for National DNA Day, an annual commemoration of the discovery of the double helix in 1953 and the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Art for April Vacation: Art and the Environment
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Friday April 25, 2014 1:00 PM
Explore how Sculpture Park artists use repurposed materials to create installations that respond to the environment. Make a rope out of newspaper, weave a rug with plastic bags, and create a collaborative construction out of rope that might otherwise end up in the ocean!   Details
UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
North Shore A Cappella
UMASS Lowell Inn & Conference Center
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Friday April 25, 2014 7:00 PM
As seen on the "Sing Off", North Shore A Cappella performs a Live performance for ONE NIGHT ONLY!   Details
Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell
Engage Music Festival feat. Big Sean
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Lowell, MA 01852
Friday April 25, 2014 7:30 PM
Big Sean will be coming to the Tsongas Center as a part of the Engage Music Festival! Joining Big Sean will be Scott Melker, Gosteffects and Playin'Fields!


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Lexington Arts and Crafts Society
6th Annual Lexington Open Studios
Various Locations
Lexington, MA
Saturday April 26, 2014 12:00 AM
Visit 75+ artists throughout Lexington at In-home studios, Lexington Arts and Crafts Society and Munroe Center for the Arts. Lexington is very fortunate to have a growing, changing and thriving arts community.   Details
Townsend, MA
Animal Adventures at Earth Day
Town Common
Routes 119 and 13
Saturday April 26, 2014 10:00 AM
Music, crafts, environmental organizations, food and fun. This years theme "Jump and Slither" Frogs, snakes and turtles organized by the Recycling Committee.   Details
The Discovery Museums
The Science of FROZEN with Brandeis University
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Saturday April 26, 2014 10:30 AM
It might be Spring, but we're bringing back a little of the cold stuff! Meet scientists from Brandeis University and join them as they explore the science behind the ice crystals, fractals and snowflakes found in the movie Frozen!
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Lowell National Historical Park
Mill City Wellness Festival
Boarding House Park, Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center, Boott Cotton Mills Courtyard
Lowell, MA
Saturday April 26, 2014 1:00 PM
oin us for the Mill City Wellness Festival - Boardinghouse Park and the Boott Mills Courtyard will be alive with free interactive performances (get up and dance!), health screenings, food and gardening demonstrations, outdoor activities and games for kids of all ages, and more!   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip: Chanel No. 5
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Saturday April 26, 2014 3:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
"Welcome to Our Home"
399 Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Saturday April 26, 2014 4:45 PM
Your visit to Orchard House becomes a trip to the past as you have an interactive tour with an expert, authentically costumed guide portraying an Alcott family member or one of their famous friends. Hear fascinating anecdotes and learn first-hand about their lives and times.

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deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Dance Spot
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Sunday April 27, 2014 11:00 AM
Join multimedia artist Elisa H. Hamilton as she gets her groove on in the Sculpture Park!   Details
American Textile History Museum
Slide Lecture: Making Lowell
491 Dutton Street
Sunday April 27, 2014 2:00 PM
Dr. David Unger, ATHM's Director of Interpretation, will talk about his ongoing research on the Locks & Canals Company, the Lowell Machine Shop, and the workers who built Lowell's factories. In the early 19th century the Locks & Canals Company made a business of building factories.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Make a Mess: Brilliant Bugs
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Tuesday April 29, 2014 10:00 AM
Spring has sprung and itâ??s time to welcome back our bug friends! Learn about the important jobs that insects do and how you can help out!   Details
Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust, Inc.
Eco Film Series: Whales of Gold & Life Story of the Black Swallowtail Butterfly
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Tuesday April 29, 2014 6:30 PM
Join us for two documentaries this evening! Whales of Gold & Life Story of the Black Swallowtail Butterfly.   Details
Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust, Inc.
Whales of Gold & Life Story of the Black Swallowtail Butterfly
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell MA
Tuesday April 29, 2014 6:30 PM
Every winter, following the migration of gray whales, tourists, scientists, and conservationists descend upon the San Ignacio Lagoon in Baja California, Mexico.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip: Wine Night
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Tuesday April 29, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
ARTfull Play
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773 Venue Information
Wednesday April 30, 2014 10:30 AM
Fill your day with art and play through experiences in deCordova's 30-acre Sculpture Park and Museum exhibitions. Each biweekly play-based session features a unique opportunity to engage with art, materials, the environment, and new friends.   Details
Kimball Farm
Give Me Five
400 Littleton Road
Westford, MA
Buy Tickets Thursday May 1, 2014 12:00 AM
(New Event)   Details
New England Quilt Museum
BROWN BAG LECTURE
18 Shattuck Street
Lowell, MA
Thursday May 1, 2014 12:30 PM
Instructor Michelle Banton of Little Pup Designs discusses photo transfer for quilt makers.   Details
Merrimack Valley Food Bank
9th Annual Wine Tasting Extravaganza Grape Expectations Fundraiser
Lenzi's
810 Merrimack Avenue, RT 110
Dracut, MA 01826 Venue Information
Thursday May 1, 2014 6:00 PM
The 9th Annual Grape Expectations Wine Tasting Extravaganza will be held on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Lenziâ??s..   Details
SmithFest Events
SmithFest Kick-off Bash!
TBA
Thursday May 1, 2014 6:00 PM
This will be the only chance to register your team for $100 and also choose your team shirt color, but you MUST attend the Kick-off Party.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip - Aged to Perfection
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Thursday May 1, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Fuse Bistro
Live Music by Hannah Zacharer
45 Palmer Street
Lowell, MA
Thursday May 1, 2014 9:00 PM
Come out and enjoy the sweet sounds of Hannah Zacharer. Fuse Bistro, located in the heart of downtown Lowell, is a place where people can feel comfortable, enjoy great food, and quench a thirst, all while taking in some local live entertainment!   Details
KhmerPost USA
4th Annual Media & Community Gala
Hong Kong Restaurant
308 Westford St.
Lowell, MA.
Friday May 2, 2014 6:30 PM
Join us for an exclusive evening of celebration and inspiration with our Keynote Speaker, US Ambassador Sichan Siv at the 4th Annual Media & Community Gala celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month.   Details
Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell
Hunter Hayes
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Lowell, MA 01852 Venue Information
Friday May 2, 2014 7:00 PM
Hunter Hayes - We're Not Invisible Tour with Danielle Bradbery and Dan + Shay!   Details
Brush Art Gallery and Studios
The Colorful World of Black & White
256 Market Street
Lowell, MA
May 3, 2014 - June 14, 2014
Curated by master photographer Ron Rosenstock. This stunning invitational exhibition will feature black and white photography in silver, ink jet (archival Pigment) or light jet (Chromogenic).   Details
Western Avenue Studios
Open Studios
122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA
Saturday May 3, 2014 12:00 PM
On the first Saturday of every month, Western Avenue Studios & Lofts artists open their doors to the public so that you can come browse their latest works.   Details
Western Avenue Studios
Spring Art Thing
122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA
Saturday May 3, 2014 12:00 PM
Come to Western Avenue Studios and Lofts during the First Saturday Open Studios on May 3rd between 12-5pm for a special event "Spring Art Thing." Pick up a postcard on your way into any of our buildings, visit participating studios and lofts, collect stickers from the artists, browse the art, and buy unique gifts for all.   Details
Greater Lowell
2nd Annual Greater Lowell Derby Party
Four Oaks Country Club
1 Clubhouse Lane
Dracut, MA
Saturday May 3, 2014 4:00 PM
Don't miss the most exciting 2 minutes in Sports! Last year's Greater Lowell Derby was a galloping success and the talk of the town!   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Party for the Park 2014
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Saturday May 3, 2014 6:00 PM
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum's signature event celebrating and benefiting its mission and programs. Bid on unique works, packages, and cultural experiences in deCordova's Live and Silent Auctions, including exclusive opportunities such as studio visits, private collection tours, original works, and more.

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Fuse Bistro
LGH Cancer Care Fundraiser
45 Palmer Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 4, 2014 12:00 PM
Come on down and support a great cause in the heart of downtown Lowell, Massachusetts. Fuse Bistro is a place where people can feel comfortable, enjoy great food, and quench a thirst... a genial gathering place for convivial eating and drinking.   Details
Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell
SuperDogs
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Lowell, MA 01852 Venue Information
Sunday May 4, 2014 2:00 PM
SuperDogs has made its' name as an eye catching and high energy show for people of all ages by combing loveable performers, astonishing acts, and great music. The stars of SuperDogs exude dedication and happiness while performing eye catching tricks for their fans.   Details
Lowell Memorial Auditorium
HAIR
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Monday May 5, 2014 7:30 PM
Circle Health Broadway Series presents....HAIR.
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Cultural Organization of Lowell
Annual COOL Breakfast
Middlesex Community College Federal Building
First Floor Assembly Room
50 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
Tuesday May 6, 2014 7:30 AM
This Year's Theme: "Building Audience for the Arts". Guest Speakers, updates on our Cultural Community, and visiting and connecting with friends, neighbors & supporters of the arts in Lowell over coffee & continental breakfast -- what better way to start your day!   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Tuesday May 6, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip - Garden in the Woods
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Wednesday May 7, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Wednesday May 7, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Lisa Williams
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA
Wednesday May 7, 2014 8:00 PM
Lisa Williams, world-renowned medium, clairvoyant, and star of the hit show, Life Among the Dead and Voices from the Other Side on Lifetime TV will share her gift of communication with those who have passed on to the "other side".   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Thursday May 8, 2014 2:00 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Thursday May 8, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Fuse Bistro
Live Music with Bob Sevigny
45 Palmer Street
Lowell, MA
Thursday May 8, 2014 9:00 PM
Come out and enjoy some local live entertainment with the sounds of Bob Sevigny. Fuse Bistro, located in the heart of downtown Lowell, is a place where people can feel comfortable, enjoy great food, and quench a thirst.   Details
Lowell Cemetery
Tours
77 Knapp Avenue
Lowell, MA 01852
Friday May 9, 2014 1:00 PM
Join us for an interesting walk through our beautiful garden style cemetery, focusing on both art and history. Explore early mourning customs, learn the significance of Victorian monument symbols and listen to engaging anecdotes about the people buried here.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Friday May 9, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Lowell Cemetery
Tours
77 Knapp Avenue
Lowell, MA 01852
Saturday May 10, 2014 10:00 AM
Join us for an interesting walk through our beautiful garden style cemetery, focusing on both art and history. Explore early mourning customs, learn the significance of Victorian monument symbols and listen to engaging anecdotes about the people buried here.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Saturday May 10, 2014 2:00 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday May 10, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Saturday May 10, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
50 Warren
Mother's Day Brunch
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 11, 2014 10:00 AM
Treat the Mom in your life to a perfect brunch made just for her!   Details
UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
Mother's Day
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 11, 2014 10:00 AM
Treat the mom in your life to an exquisite buffet brunch this Mother's Day.   Details
Concord Museum
Mother's Day
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Sunday May 11, 2014 12:00 PM
Celebrate your mom with a visit to the Concord Museum this Mother's Day! Moms get in free all day.   Details
American Textile History Museum
Kid Class Offering
491 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 11, 2014 1:00 PM
Let your personality shine during a one-day workshop! Mix and match fabrics and add trims and stitching techniques to sew and embellish a beautiful, crazy quilt-style purse. Create a unique piece inspired by your own ideas and sense of style.   Details
Concord Museum
Hands-On History
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Sunday May 11, 2014 1:00 PM
Bring your family and get hands-on with history in our new monthly family program; included free with Museum admission.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Sunday May 11, 2014 2:00 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Spectacle Management
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway
The Larcom Theatre
13 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA
Sunday May 11, 2014 7:30 PM
Closing out the 2013-2014 Larcom Theatre season for a special one-week engagement is Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway.   Details
Concord Museum
"Revolutionary Women" Gallery Talk
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Tuesday May 13, 2014 2:00 PM
Learn more about the Concord Museum's extensive and significant collection through our new 20 minute gallery talks; included free with Museum admission.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint n' Sip - Purple Blooms
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Tuesday May 13, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Town of Westford
Annual Apple Blossom Festival
Westford, MA
May 14-18, 2014
We will be holding our 46th annual Apple Blossom Festival in May 2014. Fiesta Shows will again have their exciting carnival rides every day of the Festival.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip - Regatta Day
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Wednesday May 14, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Henry David Thoreau's Western Journey: A Transcendental Travelogue
Acton Memorial Library
486 Main Street
Acton, MA
Thursday May 15, 2014 7:00 PM
Henry David Thoreau's longest journey is one that is often overlooked by biographers and historians. Over the course of two months in 1861, Thoreau and Horace Mann Jr., traveled from Massachusetts to Minnesota and back.   Details
Concord Museum
On Writing, Life, and the Origin of Chicken Fingers
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Thursday May 15, 2014 7:00 PM
Authors Nancy Aronie, Suzy Becker, and Catherine Newman invite you to join them for an evening of casual conversation. These nationally acclaimed authors will read from their own works (and each others'), share their thoughts on all manner of things, and answer questions - "theirs, yours, and some real doozies from this year's MCAS."   Details
Fuse Bistro
Live Music with Sean LeBrun
45 Palmer Street
Lowell, MA
Thursday May 15, 2014 9:00 PM
Come out and enjoy some local live entertainment with the sounds of Sean LeBrun. Fuse Bistro, located in the heart of downtown Lowell, is a place where people can feel comfortable, enjoy great food, and quench a thirst.   Details
Lowell Cemetery
Tours
77 Knapp Avenue
Lowell, MA 01852
Friday May 16, 2014 1:00 PM
Join us for an interesting walk through our beautiful garden style cemetery, focusing on both art and history. Explore early mourning customs, learn the significance of Victorian monument symbols and listen to engaging anecdotes about the people buried here.   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Evening at Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday May 16, 2014 7:00 PM
Walter Gropius, founder of the German design school known as the Bauhaus, was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century.   Details
City of Lowell
Lowell Photography Weekend
Various locations throughout Downtown Lowell
Saturday May 17, 2014 12:00 AM
Lowell Photography Weekend is a city-wide, multi-venue celebration of photography taking place in Lowell Massachusetts. Lowell galleries, museums and businesses will be hosting a wide range of photographic exhibitions.   Details
Lowell Cemetery
Tours
77 Knapp Avenue
Lowell, MA 01852
Saturday May 17, 2014 10:00 AM
Join us for an interesting walk through our beautiful garden style cemetery, focusing on both art and history. Explore early mourning customs, learn the significance of Victorian monument symbols and listen to engaging anecdotes about the people buried here.   Details
Lowell General Hospital
15th Annual TeamWalk for CancerCare
Tsongas Center @ UMASS Lowell
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 18, 2014 7:30 AM
Inspire Hope, Ignite Courage, Join TeamWalk on May 18, 2014. To date, TeamWalk for CancerCare has helped thousands of patients through their journey to battle cancer by raising more than seven million dollars since it's inception in 2000. Each and every dollar raised stays within the communities that we serve, helping our friends, family members and co-corkers.   Details
Lowell Cemetery
Annual Memorial Day Remembrance
77 Knapp Avenue
Lowell, MA
Sunday May 18, 2014 12:30 PM
Lowell High School - Band Concert 12:30 PM | Parade to begin at 12:30 PM at the Belvidere Gate on Knapp Avenue and will proceed to the G.A.R lot led by the Westford Firefighters Pipes & Drums.   Details
Concord Museum
Cokie Roberts
516 Monument Street
Concord, MA
Tuesday May 20, 2014 7:00 PM
In conjunction with the special exhibition The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775, the Concord Museum is honored to welcome Cokie Roberts. Roberts, author of Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation and Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies, will speak at the Fenn School (516 Monument Street, Concord) on Thursday, May 20 at 7:00 p.m.   Details
The Art of Wine
Paint 'n Sip - Ocean Walk
The Art of Wine at Tutto Bene
58 Prescott St.
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Wednesday May 21, 2014 6:45 PM
We offer painting classes for beginners, led by experienced local artists along with a wine sampling. These classes are fun, informal and geared to everyone!   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Hidden History: Exploring Changing Urban Landscapes
Malden Public Library
36 Salem Street
Malden, MA
Thursday May 22, 2014 7:00 PM
Four centuries deep, the landscape we live in today is packed with subtle clues. Reading these clues, the truth can be separated from legend for a clear understanding of a landscape's history.   Details
Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Chris Botti
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA
Friday May 23, 2014 7:00 PM
Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist.   Details
Concord Museum
Gallery Talk with MMNHP
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Saturday May 24, 2014 11:00 AM
Learn more about the Concord Museum's extensive and significant collection through our new 20 minute gallery talks; included free with Museum admission.   Details
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
"Welcome to Our Home"
399 Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Saturday May 24, 2014 4:45 PM
Your visit to Orchard House becomes a trip to the past as you have an interactive tour with an expert, authentically costumed guide portraying an Alcott family member or one of their famous friends. Hear fascinating anecdotes and learn first-hand about their lives and times.

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Minute Man Visitor Center
The British Redcoat
250 North Great Road
Lincoln, MA
Sunday May 25, 2014 1:00 PM
Why were the Regulars in Massachusetts? Why did they come to Concord? What happened on April 19, 1775 from the perspective of the King's Army? Join Park Ranger Roger Fuller to explore the answers to these questions. This is a FREE event.
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Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust, Inc.
Eco Film Series: Lost Rivers
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Tuesday May 27, 2014 6:30 PM
Nearly every major city was built near the convergence of many rivers. As cities grew with the Industrial Revolution, these rivers became conduits for disease and pollution.   Details
Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust, Inc.
Lost Rivers. A film by Caroline Bacle
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell MA
Tuesday May 27, 2014 6:30 PM
Nearly every major city was built near the convergence of many rivers. As cities grew with the Industrial Revolution, these rivers became conduits for disease and pollution.   Details
Concord Museum
Lock, Stock, and Barrel
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Thursday May 29, 2014 5:30 PM
At this intimate hands-on workshop, attendees can closely examine the technology and explore the craftsmanship of the Museum's remarkable firearm collection.   Details
Minute Man National Historical Park
BATTLE ROAD TRAIL WALKS
Minute Man Visitor Center
250 North Great Road
Lincoln, MA
Saturday May 31, 2014 12:30 PM
Join a park ranger for a 3 1/2 hour guided walk along the historic Battle Road Trail. Learn about the events of April 19, 1775, landscape changes through time, and the American Revolution through the perspective of the Concord Authors. Bring plenty of water!   Details
City of Lowell
Lowell Summer Music Series
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA
June - September 2014
See live entertainment Friday and Saturday evenings under the stars at Boarding House Park in downtown Lowell.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Artist of the Month Reception
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
First Sundays, June-September, drop in 2-4 pm
Celebrate jewelry and ceramic artisans featured at deCordova | Store during a weekend reception! Light refreshments provided. Drop in anytime.
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deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Yoga for Kids: Summer 2014
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Sunday June 1, 2014 10:00 AM
Get moving as a family! Teachers from Stil Studio teach kid-friendly yoga in the Sculpture Park. Bring your mat, a water bottle, and comfy clothes. For ages 3-12.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Yoga for Adults
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Sunday June 1, 2014 11:00 AM
Activate your body and mind as teachers from Stil Studio lead vinyasa yoga surrounded by sculpture and nature.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
MAKEmobile
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Sundays, June 8 and 22, July 6 and 20, August 3 and 17, drop in 1-3 pm
Join us every other Sunday this summer as we roll out the brand new MAKEmobile! Our mobile making station is fueled with surprising supplies and exciting ideas each time it cruises into the Sculpture Park. For families with children of all ages.   Details
Merrimack Valley Magazine
2014 Merrimack Valley Magazine Award Celebration
Phoenician Restaurant/Michael's Function Hall
12 Alpha Street (Off Rt. 110)
Haverhill, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Tuesday June 10, 2014 6:00-9:00 PM
The Readers of Merrimack Valley Magazine Have Spoken!

Now Let's Party!   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Thoreau on Slavery in America
Maynard Public Library
77 Nason Street
Maynard, MA
Thursday June 12, 2014 7:00 PM
Henry David Thoreau supported the anti-slavery cause in both word and action. When called upon to do so, he and his family gave temporary sanctuary in their home to fugitives heading north.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday June 14, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
Lexington Symphony
Concert in the Round
Cary Hall
1605 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA
Saturday June 14, 2014 6:00 PM
Meet and mingle with Lexington Symphony musicians and Music Director Jonathan McPhee and gain a new perspective on
the orchestra, which is situated in the middle of Cary Hall for this informal summer evening concert.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Ziggy Marley
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Thursday June 19, 2014 7:30 PM
$39 in advance / $45 day of concert   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Evening at Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday June 20, 2014 7:00 PM
Walter Gropius, founder of the German design school known as the Bauhaus, was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Delta Rae
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Friday June 20, 2014 7:30 PM
$29 in advance / $35 day of concert   Details
Middlesex Community College
Celebrity Forum 2014
Lowell Memorial Auditorium
50 East Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Friday June 20, 2014 8:00 PM
The Middlesex Community College Celebrity Forum 2014 invites you to spend an evening with Actor, Director, Sundance Institute Founder & Environmentalist, Robert Redford.   Details
GMVCVB & The City of Lowell Special Events Office
The Great Race
Various Locations in Downtown Lowell
Lowell, MA
Saturday, June 21st
The Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau and the City of Lowell Special Events Office is proud to host the 2014 Hemmings Motor News Great Race on Saturday, June 21st.   Details
City of Lowell
African Festival
Sampas Pavilion
160 Pawtucket Blvd.
Lowell, MA
June 2014
The African Festival features performing arts, food and traditional and modern African crafts. The event attracts lovers of African culture and African immigrants from throughout New England and beyond.   Details
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
35th Anniversary Gala
UMASS Lowell Inn and Conference Center
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Saturday June 21, 2014 6:30 PM
Merrimack Repertory Theatre will be celebrating its 35th season with a black-tie gala. Congresswoman Nicola Tsongas will present the Paul Tsongas Award to UMass Lowell Chancellor Marty Meehan in recognition of his long-time personal support and his continued work to build and expand MRT's partnership with UMass Lowell.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Amos Lee
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday June 21, 2014 7:30 PM
$45 in advance / $50 day of concert   Details
COBBLESTONES
Road to 20
91 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA
Stay tuned for details!
We celebrate 20 years of you, each other, and our community on behalf of the Boys and Girls Club.



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Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust, Inc.
Eco Film Series: A Fierce Green Fire
Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
246 Market Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Tuesday June 24, 2014 6:30 PM
A Fierce Green Fire explores the environmental movement â?? grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years from conservation to climate change.   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Small But Perfect Things: The Style and Jewelry Collection of Ise Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday June 27, 2014 7:00 PM
Historic New England Associate Curator Laura Johnson presents a talk on the jewelry collection of Mrs. Ise Gropius, her stylistic trendsetting and collection of unique designs using intriguing modern materials. .
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Lowell Summer Music Series
Lucinda Williams
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Friday June 27, 2014 7:30 PM
$38 in advance / $45 day of concert   Details
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
"Welcome to Our Home"
399 Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
Saturday June 28, 2014 4:45 PM
Your visit to Orchard House becomes a trip to the past as you have an interactive tour with an expert, authentically costumed guide portraying an Alcott family member or one of their famous friends. Hear fascinating anecdotes and learn first-hand about their lives and times.

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Historic New England - The Gropius House
Small But Perfect Things: The Style and Jewelry Collection of Ise Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Saturday June 28, 2014 7:00 PM
Historic New England Associate Curator Laura Johnson presents a talk on the jewelry collection of Mrs. Ise Gropius, her stylistic trendsetting and collection of unique designs using intriguing modern materials. .
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Lowell Summer Music Series
Neko Case
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday June 28, 2014 7:30 PM
$35 in advance / $40 day of concert   Details
Town of Lexington
Friday Evening Summer Concert Series
Lexington Visitors Center Lawn
1875 Massachusetts Ave
Lexington, MA Venue Information
July & August 2014
Bring lawn chairs and refreshments and enjoy a variety of styles of music including big band, country, '50s and '60s classic rock-and-roll and jazz.   Details
Town of Chelmsford
Fourth of July Parade
Town of Chelmsford
Chelmsford, MA
July 2014
One of Massachusetts premiere parades filled with local traditions takes place in Chelmsford on the Fourth of July.   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
the hive
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
July 7-11 | July 14-18 | July 21-25 | July 28-August 1
Connecting kids to art, ideas & nature. For curious kids ages 5-7 & 8-12 who want to make, investigate, discover & have fun.   Details
Whistler House Museum of Art
Youth Summer Art Program
243 Worthen Street
Lowell, MA
Sign up today!
The Summer Art Program is open to children, grades 5 to 8, ages 10 to 14 years old. Each week-long session focuses on a different art form and combines exciting hands-on art making with museum tours, art history discussion, and connecting real works of art with the day's activity. Professional artists and educators will direct creative and age-appropriate activities using a variety of media in the museum's Parker Gallery and in the adjacent Whistler Park. Local visiting artists will come to talk about their work in the week's featured medium. THe program fee includes all materials, as well as a Whistler painting smock.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Thursday July 10, 2014 7:30 PM
$31 in advance / $35 day of concert   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Deaf or Hard of Hearing Children
The Discovery Museums
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday July 12, 2014 5:30 PM
Join in all the fun during this special FREE evening for families with deaf or hard of hearing children in conjunction with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program of Children's Hospital Boston.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Andrew Bird
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday July 12, 2014 7:30 PM
$39 in advance / $45 day of concert   Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Yoga for Adults
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
Sunday July 13, 2014 11:00 AM
Activate your body and mind as teachers from Stil Studio lead vinyasa yoga surrounded by sculpture and nature.   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Walking with Mr. Thoreau
Farmers Market & Meeting House
The Shirley Common
Shirley, MA
Tuesday July 15, 2014 5:30 PM
For anyone browsing the Shirley Farmer's Market on July 10th, they'll be able to engage Thoreau in conversations discovering little-known aspects of his life, travels, love of nature, and observations about a changing world.   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Evening at Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday July 18, 2014 7:00 PM
Walter Gropius, founder of the German design school known as the Bauhaus, was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Barenaked Ladies
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday July 19, 2014 7:30 PM
$52 in advance / $60 day of concert   Details
Lowell Spinners
Baseball Camp Registration Now Open!
LeLacheur Park
450 Aiken St.
Lowell, MA 01854
All Stars Aged 6-12 July 21-25, 2014
Registration is now open for the popular 2014 Lowell Spinners Youth Baseball Camp! The 5-day camp for All-Stars aged 6-12 is set for July 21-25, with the 3-day training intensive camp for players aged 13-16 set for August 6-8.   Details
Lowell Folk Festival
Annual Lowell Folk Festival
Various Downtown Lowell Locations
Friday, July 25 - Sunday, July 27, 2014
The largest free folk festival in the United States, the Lowell Folk Festival strives to present the very finest traditional artists from across the country.   Details
City of Lowell
Southeast Asian Water Festival
Sampas Pavilion
500 Pawtucket Blvd.
Lowell, MA
August 2014
The Lowell Southeast Asian Water Festival is dedicated to the preservation, protection and sharing of the cultural heritages of the Southeast Asian Americans of the Greater Lowell Area.   Details
Lowell Spinners
Baseball Camp Registration Now Open!
LeLacheur Park
450 Aiken St.
Lowell, MA 01854
Players Aged 13-16 August 6-8, 2014
Registration is now open for the popular 2014 Lowell Spinners Youth Baseball Camp! The 5-day camp for All-Stars aged 6-12 is set for July 21-25, with the 3-day training intensive camp for players aged 13-16 set for August 6-8.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Marcia Ball
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Friday August 8, 2014 7:30 PM
$25 in advance / $30 day of concert   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday August 9, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Gregg Allman
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday August 9, 2014 7:30 PM
$44 in advance / $50 day of concert   Details
City of Lowell
Puerto Rican Festival
Lowell Heritage State Park
160 Pawtucket Blvd.
Lowell, MA 01854
August 10, 2014
The Committee of the Puerto Rican Festival "Hijos de Borinquen" have been organizing their annual celebration of the Puerto Ricans in the city of Lowell since 1980.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
JJ Grey and Mofro
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Thursday August 14, 2014 7:30 PM
$28 in advance / $35 day of concert   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Evening at Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday August 15, 2014 7:00 PM
Walter Gropius, founder of the German design school known as the Bauhaus, was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century.   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Lyle Lovett and His Large Band
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Saturday August 16, 2014 7:30 PM
$52 in advance / $60 day of concert   Details
Lowell Summer Music Series
Peter Wolf and the Midnight Travelers
Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA Venue Information
Buy Tickets Friday August 22, 2014 7:30 PM
$39 in advance / $45 day of concert   Details
Town of Lexington
Fine Arts & Crafts Festival
Lexington Visitor Center
1875 Massachusetts Ave
Lexington, MA
September 2014
Shop the booths of New England's finest artisans on the lawn of the Lexington Visitors Center opposite the Minute Man Statue. The festival will feature numerous booths with original handcrafted items.   Details
Town of Billerica
Yankee Doodle Homecoming Weekend
Town of Billerica
Billerica, MA
September 2014
This town-wide festival celebrates Billerica patriot Thomas Ditson, who is believed to be referred to in the classic American song, "Yankee Doodle Dandy".   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday September 13, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
WALDEN TO WACHUSETT WEEKEND
Concord & Princeton, MA
2 Days - 2 Places September 14th & 15th
From sunrise on the shores of Walden Pond to sunset atop Mount Wachusett, come celebrate Thoreau in two special places.
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Historic New England - The Gropius House
Evening at Gropius
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass.
Friday September 19, 2014 7:00 PM
Walter Gropius, founder of the German design school known as the Bauhaus, was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century.   Details
City of Lowell
Lowell Open Studios
Throughout Downtown Lowell
Lowell, MA
October 2014
Lowell Open Studios and Arts Festival is a city-wide event that connects visitors and art lovers with more than 200 working artists including painters, fiber artists, sculptors, potters, jewelers and more.   Details
Topsfield Fair
Topsfield Fair
207 Boston Street
Topsfield, MA 01983 Venue Information
October 3 - 13, 2014
The Topsfield Fair, America's oldest and finest agricultural fair, has run every fall since 1818.

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Freedom's Way National Heritage Area
Thoreau's Autumnal Tints
Reuben Hoar Library
41 Shattuck Street
Littleton, MA
Tuesday October 7, 2014 7:00 PM
Michael Frederick, Executive Director of The Thoreau Society, will take participants on a lively exploration of Thoreau's fascination with the New England landscape and seeing the autumn beauty that surrounds us.
Minute Man National Historical Park
BATTLE ROAD TRAIL WALKS
Minute Man Visitor Center
250 North Great Road
Lincoln, MA
Saturday October 11, 2014 12:30 PM
Join a park ranger for a 3 1/2 hour guided walk along the historic Battle Road Trail. Learn about the events of April 19, 1775, landscape changes through time, and the American Revolution through the perspective of the Concord Authors. Bring plenty of water!   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Deaf or Hard of Hearing Children
The Discovery Museums
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday October 11, 2014 5:30 PM
Join in all the fun during this special FREE evening for families with deaf or hard of hearing children in conjunction with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program of Children's Hospital Boston.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday November 8, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
Historic New England - The Gropius House
Holiday Sale
Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road
Lincoln, Mass
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, November 28, 29, and 30, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Visit Gropius House for a tour with family and friends and shop for unique Modern items in the museum shop. A Historic New England membership makes a great gift.   Details
Nashoba Valley Ski Area
The Holiday Festival of Lights
79 Powers Road
Westford, MA Venue Information
November / December 2014
A winter sleigh ride through a snowy forest coated in over 2 million lights! Relax on a Tractor Drawn Wagon through a magical ride of elaborate holiday light figures & fixtures.   Details
City of Lowell
City of Lights
Downtown Lowell
Lowell, MA
November 2014
The parade kicks off late afternoon and winds its way through picturesque downtown Lowell with floats, costumed characters, and more. The parade ends with the Lighting of City Hall and the community tree at the Ladd-Whitney Memorial.   Details
The Discovery Museums
Especially for Me! Free Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Science Discovery Museum and The Children's Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
Acton, MA Venue Information
Saturday December 13, 2014 5:30 PM
Come join in all the fun and explore both museums during this special free evening for families with children on the autism spectrum. Visitors may also drop-in for a workshop with Romy Wilhelm, a practicing music therapist from Indian Hill Music.   Details
 

Greater Merrimack Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau
40 French Street, Second Floor     Lowell, MA 01852     (978) 459-6150