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Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Boston @ Boston Commons Visitor Center
Nov 21 all-day
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Boston @ Boston Commons Visitor Center
12:00 am
Turn Boston into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among[...]
Annette Lemieux: Mise en Scène @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 21 all-day
Annette Lemieux: Mise en Scène @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Conceptual artist Annette Lemieux is the recipient of the MFA’s 2017 Maud Morgan Prize, a biennial award honoring a Massachusetts woman artist who has made significant contributions to the contemporary arts landscape. This special solo[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Big Bird's Adventure: One World, One Sky @ Museum of Science
12:00 am
Explore the night sky with your favorite friends from Sesame Street in Big Bird’s Adventure: One World, One Sky. Follow along with Big Bird, Elmo, and their friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu, as they take you on[...]
Black and White Japanese Modern Art @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 21 all-day
Black and White Japanese Modern Art @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Centered around a newly acquired, large-scale calligraphy by Inoue Yūichi (1916–85), this exhibition showcases a selection of avant-garde works in the monochrome aesthetic shared widely in Japan and beyond during the postwar period. This sensibility[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Butterfly Garden At Museum Of Science @ Museum of Science
12:00 am
Walk among the free-flying residents of this warm conservatory filled with exotic plants. Overlooking the Charles River, this tropical oasis offers a wonderful opportunity to get close to a variety of living butterflies from New[...]
Christmas At The Newport Mansions
12:00 am
The glitter of gold and the sparkle of silver will dazzle you as you tour three magnificent mansions decked out in Yuletide finery. Music, tours, and spectacular decorations highlight the celebration of Christmas at the[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Explore•A•Saurus
12:00 am
The dinosaurs are coming! Boston Children’s Museum’s first-ever hands-on dinosaur exhibit, Explore•a•Saurus, will introduce you to the clues that dinosaurs left behind, and how we use those clues to tell the stories of these amazing animals.[...]
Follow the North Star Inuit Art from the Collection of Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Opening on the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation, this exhibition presents a selection of Inuit prints from the collection of renowned portrait photographer Yousuf Karsh and his wife Estrellita, both longtime supporters of the[...]
Gridiron Glory @ Museum of Science
Nov 21 all-day
Gridiron Glory @ Museum of Science
12:00 am
Experience the most extensive and comprehensive exhibition ever created on America’s most popular sport! View more than 200 artifacts, award-winning photographs, and one-of-a-kind documents from the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s vast collection. Watch spectacular[...]
Henry James And American Painting
12:00 am
The novels of Henry James paint a vivid tableau of American expatriate social and artistic life at the turn of the last century. This exhibition, the first to explore in depth the intersection between James’s[...]
It’s Alive! @ Peabody Essex Museum
Nov 21 all-day
It’s Alive! @ Peabody Essex Museum
12:00 am
Kirk Hammett, best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Metallica, is also an avid collector of horror and sci-fi art. He has dedicated the last three decades to creating one of the[...]
Nov 21 all-day
JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos @ Columbia Point
12:00 am
JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos is the title of a new exhibition commemorating President Kennedy’s centenary. Featuring a compelling selection of items drawn mostly from the Kennedy Library’s collections, the exhibition will chronicle historic milestones in[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Making Modern
12:00 am
A five-gallery exhibition on the third floor of the MFA’s Art of the Americas Wing explores what it meant to be in the vanguard of Modern art in the 20th century. From Frida Kahlo to[...]
Mark Rothko: Reflection @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 21 all-day
Mark Rothko: Reflection @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
An immersive display of 11 masterpieces by Mark Rothko (1903–70), on loan from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, invites visitors to contemplate the power of art to shape human experience. The installation[...]
MFA Celebrates Canada Day @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 21 all-day
MFA Celebrates Canada Day @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
On the 150th celebration of the Canadian Federation, the MFA opens the exhibition Follow the North Star: Inuit Art from the Collection of Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh and offers an afternoon of special art-making activities on the[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Military Appreciation Days At Edaville USA @ Edaville USA
12:00 am
Friday November 18, 2016 to Wednesday November 23, 2016 Military members, including veterans are FREE, immediate family members are 50% off. Valid Identification required. Not applicable for any upgrades, including paying the difference, all upgrades[...]
Past Is Present: Revival Jewelry
12:00 am
Whether copying or choosing motifs to reinterpret, jewelers have always looked to the past for inspiration. The practice became popular in the 19th century, as designers like Castellani, Giacinto Melillo and Eugene Fontenay began reviving[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Rock Legend's Private Collection on View at PEM @ Peabody Essex Museum
12:00 am
The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents “It’s Alive!” Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection, an exhibition of graphic art thathas seeped into the public imagination and reflected society’s deepest fears and anxieties[...]
Science of Sharks @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 21 all-day
Science of Sharks @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Shark science comes alive with inspiring videos featuring our researchers and their efforts to help sharks, while dazzling underwater footage featuring National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry transports you to stunning shark habitats. See how different species[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Shear Madness
12:00 am
Shear Madness” is one of the most popular entertainments in the world, delighting audiences night after night with its unique blend of madcap improvisation and spine-tickling mystery. This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the[...]
Tartuffe @ Huntington Theatre Company
Nov 21 all-day
Tartuffe @ Huntington Theatre Company
12:00 am
Devious Tartuffe charms his way into Orgon’s household and schemes to marry his daughter, seduce his wife, and run off with the family’s fortune. Orgon remains entranced despite the appalling evidence of Tartuffe’s behavior –[...]
Nov 21 all-day
Technologies of the Image: Art in 19th-Century Iran @ Harvard Art Museums
12:00 am
The 19th century was an era of heightened image-making in Iran. As the century unfolded, the new Qajar dynasty sought to unify a country torn by decades of civil war, even as the outside world[...]
Nov 21 all-day
The Art Of Drawing In The Early Dutch Golden Age @ Harvard Art Museums
12:00 am
After declaring its de facto independence from Habsburg Spain in 1581, the newly formed Dutch Republic became a laboratory for political and social reform. The republic was characterized by religious tolerance, a large urban middle[...]
Nov 21 all-day
The Blue Man Group
12:00 am
Remember that time when you were little and one of your imaginary friends took your hand and led you into a world that looked like yours only brighter? No? Me neither. That’s what Blue Man[...]
The Color Purple @ Boch Center
Nov 21 all-day
The Color Purple @ Boch Center
12:00 am
The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic has conquered Broadway in an all-new “ravishingly reconceived[...]
The Community Speakers Series @ The Larz Anderson Auto Museum
Nov 21 all-day
The Community Speakers Series @ The Larz Anderson Auto Museum
12:00 am
November 9, 2017: An Evening with Megan Melvin  Join Meghan Melvin, Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Curator of Design at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to explore the MFA’s rapidly expanding collection of[...]
Nov 21 all-day
The Enemy By Karim Ben Khelifa @ MIT Museum
12:00 am
The Enemy, a groundbreaking virtual reality experience by acclaimed photojournalist Karim Ben Khelifa makes its North American debut at the MIT Museum on October 5. The Enemy immerses participants in discussions of war and humanity by[...]
The Norman B. Leventhal Walk to the Sea
12:00 am
The Norman B. Leventhal Walk to the Sea was created by its namesake, Norman B. Leventhal. Leventhal, who is credited with defining the Boston skyline, was a notable developer and philanthropist in Boston with a[...]
The Philosophy Chamber: Art And Science In Harvard’s Teaching Cabinet, 1766–1820 @ Harvard Art Museums
12:00 am
Between 1766 and 1820, Harvard College assembled an extraordinary collection of paintings, portraits, and prints; mineral, plant, and animal specimens; scientific instruments; American Indian artifacts; and relics from the ancient world. These objects were displayed[...]
Walk Into History Tour
12:00 am
The Freedom Trail Foundation offers some of the most popular and acclaimed historical tours in all of New England. Walk Into History along the famous red line with an 18th Century Costumed Guide. Hear the[...]
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cenozoic Mammals
9:00 am
Ungulates, or hoofed mammals are the most diverse group of mammals living today. With few exceptions they are herbivores. The first cat-sized ungulates appear in fossil record near the end of the Mesozoic Era, but they[...]
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
It's All About ME! Shopping Weekends @ Kittery Outlets
9:00 am
The Kittery Outlets are partnering with area hotels throughout the seacoast with our “It’s all About Me Shopping Weekends”. Shoppers contact a hotel from the list below, and upon check in, receive a complimentary “It’s[...]
Scale: A Matter Of Perspective @ Harvard Museum of Natural History
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Scale: A Matter Of Perspective @ Harvard Museum of Natural History
9:00 am
Scale has long captivated the human imagination, as evidenced in classics such as Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and in today’s popular movies and television shows. People spend hours making models that shrink or[...]
Scale: a Matter of Perspective @ The Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments
Nov 21 @ 9:34 am
Scale: a Matter of Perspective @ The Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments
9:34 am
Scale: A Matter of Perspective explores the concept of scale from multiple perspectives, including investigation of the cosmos with telescopes and microscopes, models that scale things up (e.g., molecular models, glass flowers, embryological models) and those[...]
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Heart Of Quincy, Free Guided Walking Tours @ Discover Quincy
10:00 am
10:00am to 4:00pm Free Event The City of Quincy offers free guided walking tours, seasonally, starting inside Old City Hall. A walk through Quincy Center takes you on a voyage through time from the earliest colonial days,[...]
SoWa Spooktacular @ SoWa Art + Design District
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
SoWa Spooktacular @ SoWa Art + Design District
10:00 am
Join us for the final SoWa Open Market of the season, and Boston’s biggest Halloween Party! We’ll be celebrating on October 28 – 29, 10 am – 4 pm, along with the region’s best makers,[...]
Zoo New England Toddler Tuesday @ LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Zoo New England Toddler Tuesday @ LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston
10:00 am
Once again, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston has partnered with Zoo New England for the October 10th Toddler Tuesday event. The Zoo New England Education team will bring a small program animal (like a reptile or chinchilla) and[...]
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live Music at Woodland Farm Brewery
12:00 pm
Woodland Farms Brewery is a small family owned brewery located on Route 1 in Kittery Maine amongst the Kittery Outlets.  The brewery offers four core lager beers year-round, with a variety of short run sour[...]
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Truffle Making Workshop w/ Taza Chocolate @ Boston Public Market
1:00 pm
Truffle Making Workshop with Taza Chocolate (Family-Friendly) Presented by The Trustees Celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving, and the Holidays with Taza Chocolate and The KITCHEN at The Boston Public Market! Make decadent dark chocolate truffles by hand[...]
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mixology Class With Saxtons River Distillery @ Boston Public Market
5:30 pm
Learn how to create craft cocktails using local spirits made right here in New England! Each cocktail will be made using Saxtons River Distillery liquors paired with fresh ingredients from Boston Public Market vendors to[...]
ImprovBoston @ ImprovBoston
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm
ImprovBoston @ ImprovBoston
7:00 pm
The Standup Jam is bursting with all the best new and veteran comedians Boston has to offer. 2nd Thursdays at 7PM $5 (no student discount available) A handful of professional comics take to the stage[...]
Queer Qomedy Hour @ ImprovBoston
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Queer Qomedy Hour @ ImprovBoston
7:00 pm
The Queer Qomedy Hour is a monthly comedy jam show that provides a safe and supportive space for GLBTQ+ comedy and comedians. Each month will focus on a different type of comedy – standup, sketch,[...]
Harpoon X-Night April @ Harpoon Brewery
Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Harpoon X-Night April @ Harpoon Brewery
7:30 pm
We’re always testing recipes and tapping unique batches from our 10 barrel pilot system for you to enjoy in the Beer Hall. Some of these beers are tests when we’re considering introducing a new beer.[...]
Nov 21 @ 8:00 pm
An Evening With Chris Thile @ Saunders Theater
8:00 pm
Celebrity Series audiences will recall Chris Thile’s astonishing, virtuosic solo-mandolin concert at a sold-out Sanders Theatre in 2013. Thile is unmatched as a performer in classical repertoire, down-home classics, and originals alike. Now as the[...]
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Boston @ Boston Commons Visitor Center
Nov 22 all-day
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Boston @ Boston Commons Visitor Center
12:00 am
Turn Boston into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among[...]
Annette Lemieux: Mise en Scène @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 22 all-day
Annette Lemieux: Mise en Scène @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Conceptual artist Annette Lemieux is the recipient of the MFA’s 2017 Maud Morgan Prize, a biennial award honoring a Massachusetts woman artist who has made significant contributions to the contemporary arts landscape. This special solo[...]
Nov 22 all-day
Big Bird's Adventure: One World, One Sky @ Museum of Science
12:00 am
Explore the night sky with your favorite friends from Sesame Street in Big Bird’s Adventure: One World, One Sky. Follow along with Big Bird, Elmo, and their friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu, as they take you on[...]
Black and White Japanese Modern Art @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Nov 22 all-day
Black and White Japanese Modern Art @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
12:00 am
Centered around a newly acquired, large-scale calligraphy by Inoue Yūichi (1916–85), this exhibition showcases a selection of avant-garde works in the monochrome aesthetic shared widely in Japan and beyond during the postwar period. This sensibility[...]
Nov 22 all-day
Butterfly Garden At Museum Of Science @ Museum of Science
12:00 am
Walk among the free-flying residents of this warm conservatory filled with exotic plants. Overlooking the Charles River, this tropical oasis offers a wonderful opportunity to get close to a variety of living butterflies from New[...]
Christmas At The Newport Mansions
12:00 am
The glitter of gold and the sparkle of silver will dazzle you as you tour three magnificent mansions decked out in Yuletide finery. Music, tours, and spectacular decorations highlight the celebration of Christmas at the[...]