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Table of Contents

- 20 Events in Boston to Explore

- 10 Family Friendly Events

- 10 Covid-19 Safe Events

- 10 Fall Friendly Events 





20 Events in Boston to Explore

1. Day Tours – New England Trips, Inc. Starting October 8, 2020; recurring on a daily basis. Spend 6 hours on Martha’s Vineyard, Boston, MA View Here


2. Community Rowing Yoga Classes – Starting October 8, 2020; daily recurring; Times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6AM to 7:15AM or Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:30AM to 8:45AM – Register Here


3. Charlotte de Witte at the Grand; October 8, 2020 – October 9, 2020 at 10PM; formal Nightlife dress code; Must be 21 or older with valid ID  - More Details Here


4. Hiking with Goats – October 11, 2020 – Chestnut Hill Farms, MA – $76  - Pay here


5. Savor the Square at Blair Parking Lot - Sat, October 10, 2020- 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM - Register here


6. Real Estate Mixer, Networking and Drinks by Boston Young Investors Network  – October 9, 2020 – Games and Prices; event is free - Register here

7. Entering Cannabis Summit – Virtually Live at enteringcannabis.com – October 14, 2020 – 11AM to 11PM – Sign Up Here


8. Comedy at Lansdowne Pub – Doors open at 6PM; event starts at 7PM for ages 21 and older; multiple dates, but starts on October 15, 2020 – FREE - Register here


9. Debate Watch Party for young professionals – October 15, 2020 – 8PM – Location 2TWENTY2, Boston, MA – FREE, but Donations accepted Find Out More Here


10. Chestnut Hill Reservoir Historic Walking Tour – October 11, 2020 at 11AM – cost is $15 - Register here

11. Boston's Latin Heritage Art Walk; starting September 30 to October 15, 2020; recurring daily. Free to learn Latin history with lots of sculptures and murals on display – Sign Up Here


12. Lantern Stories told by Yu-Wen, Boston artists; starting on September 30 to November 15, 2020 at 4PM – Public art display depicting Chinese immigration.  - Register here


13. Hy-Line Cruises on Nantucket Ferry starting October 8, 2020; recurring daily - $41 one way and $77 round trip – More Details Here


14. WOW: Wind On Water Public Art Exhibit; started on September 30, 2020 to May 31, 2021; Price is Free - Register here


15. Columbus Day Workshop held at the Painting Place on October 12 2020 from 9AM to 12PM or 1PM to 4PM. The cost is $75 – Book here

16. Faith Not Fear – 13th Annual Above and Beyond National Conference - $10 general registration and $40 VIP registration – October 10, 2020 from 10AM to 6PM - Register here


17.  Goonies Movie Night at Black Box Theatre, Peabody, MA - October 9. 2020 at 9PM to 11:30PM  - $20 – Purchase here

18. Mercury Retrograde Survival Guide using a Tarot – October 9, 2020 – 7PM to 9PM - Free

19. 45th Class Reunion – October 10, 2020 at Nashoba Regional High School – Class of 1975 – Cost is $65 to $75 -6PM to 11:30PM – Buy Here


20. Old Colony History Museum Workshop on October 14, 2020 at 5:30PM - $5 for members and $10 for non-members - Register here


10 Family Friendly Events

1. At Charles Hotel, the Charles River Farmers Market At The Charles Hotel. October 2 to the 30th from 10AM to 3PM. (Weekly Recurring; starting on Sundays and Fridays with a variety of different vendors such as Valicenti Pasta Farm and Narragansett Creamery.)  Register Here


2. Frog Pond Carousel of rides with zany characters in Boston, MA. September 30 through November 15, 2020 – daily recurrence. Tickets from $3 to $25; purchased online. View Here


3. Reopening of Boston Children’s Museum in Boston, MA. Doors opened on September 30, 2020; daily recurrence.  More details here


4. Friday Pizza Break located at Powisset Farm; held outdoors: October 2 to October 30, 2020 – 11AM to 1PM; preorder your 12 inch cheese pizzas. Cost is $14 Buy here


5. The Painting Place – Clay Class every Friday starting on October 2 to November 6, 2020; Fun projects working with clay and building pottery. From ages 7 and up. Cost is $199 Information Here


6. Tiny Cash Wrap Concerts; a day of performance by several local musicians – 6PM to 7PM – Free – October 8, 2020 Sign up here


7. Preschool Farm Explorer on October 9, 2020 at Southborough, MA - $24 for members and $30 for non-members; adult supervision required. Sign up here


8. Hammond Castle Museum theater performance at Gloucester, MA; October 9 to October 30, 2020 for Teen and Adults; Cost is $25 Register here


9.1 hour guided - Pumpkin Tours – October 14, 2020 – 11AM to noon- Free for kids under 2 and $10 for everyone else- Register here


10. Brew Moon Hike – October 10, 2020 – 5PM to 7PM - $15 each – 30 minutes in length – Register here

10 Events for Covid-19 Safe Events

1. Boston Virtual Book Festival – October 4 to October 25, 2020 45 Free sessions; all livestreamed. Get Information Here


2. Spooky Art – Virtual Class – October 6 to October 27, 2020 – Observational Drawing taught online. Starts 10AM to 11:30AM. Cost is $55 and $45 for museum members – More Details Here


3, Summercamp2U  in Woburn MA – At home summer program for kids in backyard or a nearby park. Starts October 8 and recurring daily. Online registration - Register here


4. Isabella Steward Gardner Museum exhibit; started September 30 to November 15, 2020. View Adam Pendelton’s artistic work. Register here


5. Boston Speed Dating Event via online video conferencing – every Friday from October 7 to October 28, 2020; Download app to participate in 90 second speed dating - Register here


6. Monthly Series of Building Black Wealth - every Friday from October 7 to October 28, 2020;  from 6PM to 8PM

Register at rccwealth.eventbrite.com – Sign Up Here


7. Sukkot Songs and Crafts for children ages 0 to 6 years old – October 8, 2020; only 15 families allowed: at JCDS Tents, Watertown. FREE - Register here


8. Online Blackwatch Sword Adventure Games – October 9. 2020; 7-9PM – $30 per person; for ages 13 to 19 - Register here


9. Circle Time – Spy Pond Park on October 9 to October 23, 2020 – starts 10AM to 10:45AM; social distancing practiced - $5 per family – Purchase Here


10. Sleeping Beauty Fairy Variations – October 9, 2020 4PM to 5PM – For Kids and Teens; all virtual - Register here


10 Fall Friendly Events 

1. Sailing Cruises leave Boston Harbor on Liberty Fleet from October 8, 2020 and every day after. Book online $26 to $38. Cruise last for 1.5 hours.  More Details Here


2. Winchester Halloween Decorating Contest from September 30 - October 29, 2020; 12PM to 1PM; Cost $25. Register online. - Register here


3.Virtual Fall Foliage Festival – October 10 to October 12, 2020 – Free or $5 donation – Sign Up Here

4. Celebrate 37 years with Cape Ann Artisans – October 10 to October 11, 2020 at 10AM to 5PM – Free - Register here


5. Halloween Party at the Painting Place – October 10. 2020 – 3PM to 4:30PM – Cost $39.99; children 5 years and older - Register here


6.Indigenous People’s Day – Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA – October 12, 2020 from 10AM to 5PM – Free admission – More Details Here


7. Fall Flavor Fest – October 11, 2020 at 2PM to 6PM – Free – Stoneham, MA - Register here

8. Pound Exercise Class on Loring Greenough House- $5- October 10, 2020 – must wear mask - Register here


9. Columbus Day Parade – October 9, 2020 at 1PM – FREE – Find Out More Here

10. Beethoven 250 concert – October 12, 2020 at New England Conservatory Sign up here

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