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Boston Ballet's The Nutcracker
Sunday, December 4
5:30 p.m.
$84/Orchestra (reg. $110) Save $26/ticket, GREAT SEATS!
Boston Opera House, Boston, MA
Purchase by November 4

A dazzling holiday tradition for the entire family! This critically-acclaimed production debuted in 2012, and has been called "the most magical version of The Nutcracker." See it again or for the first time, and be swept away in a winter wonderland. Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Boston By Foot
$8.50 (Adult- reg. $13-$15)
Boston, MA
Exchange ticket in person at the tour departure location (found here!) - No reservations by phone or online. Tours do not sell out.

Learn about Boston's history and architectural heritage with a walking tour from Boston by Foot ~ a Boston tradition since 1976! Valid for any of the 9 regularly scheduled Boston by Foot Tours, April-November. Walking tours include Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Boston by Little Feet, Reinventing Boston: A City Engineered, Road to Revolution, The Dark Side of Boston, The Heart of the Freedom Trail, the Hub of Literary America, & the North End. Note: Tickets are not valid for any Special Tours, Architecture Cruises, or Holiday Tours. Tours run rain or shine and last approximately 90 minutes. A Certificate of Excellence Winner (Trip Advisor). Tickets do not expire.

Butterfly Place

Butterfly Place & Garden
$8/per person (Saves on 3 and up!)
Westford, MA
February 14-October 31(Closed Easter)

See New England butterflies and tropical species from all over the world. Walk along a winding pathway. Observe butterflies sipping from flowers, basking in the sunshine and flying freely in a natural habitat. Enjoy the koi fish and quail birds which live among the butterflies. Visit the show-and-tell bench where a staff member is always available to answer your questions and help make your visit fun. See eggs, caterpillars or other interesting creatures up close. Plus, visit the indoor garden filled with hundreds of freely-flying butterflies! Great fun for the whole family. Tickets valid anytime and do not expire.

Disney on Ice

Disney On Ice: Dare to Dream
Friday, Dec 30
3:00 p.m.
$25/Section 104 (reg. $28)
Agannis Arena, Boston, MA
Purchase by December 2

Nothing can stop a princess from a courageous adventure when Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream skates into to your hometown. Join your hosts Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they share the heroic stories of four of your favorite Disney Princesses. Laugh along with Disney's hair-raising escapade, Tangled, as Rapunzel, Flynn and Maximus embark on an uproarious expedition that soars to new heights! Travel to the enchanted forest with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as she escapes from the Evil Queen. Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! Watch as Cinderella's dreams come true with a little help from her animal friends and the Fairy Godmother. Boogie to the beat of the bayou with Princess Tiana and Prince Naveen from Disney's The Princess and the Frog , in a magical, musical journey. Make memories your whole family will treasure for a lifetime, while dancing and singing along, as the Disney Princesses inspire you to Dream Big!

Holiday Pops

Holiday Pops - 3 Performances!
Symphony Hall, Boston, MA
Purchase tickets early - this event will sell out quickly!
All concerts include the traditional Pops sing-a-long and a visit from Santa Claus.

  • Saturday, December 3, 11:00 a.m. (Kids performance) $42/2nd balcony

  • Saturday, December 10, 7:30 p.m. $72/1st balcony

  • Sunday, December 11, 3:00 p.m. $52/2nd balcony

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Saturday, December 31
$11/orchestra (reg. $25)
Loeb Drama Center, Boston, MA
Purchase by December 2

James Trotter, an orphan, lives with his two abominable aunts in a house by the sea. James' life is lonely and sad until, one day, he receives a mysterious gift. His aunts' old peach tree starts to creak and groan, and a peach grows bigger and bigger and bigger. James finds his way inside, where he meets a troupe of chatty (and enormous) bugs. When the peach rolls down the hill and out to sea, James and his new friends find themselves on a fantastic transatlantic adventure. A.R.T.'s family programming continues with this adaptation of Roald Dahl's beloved tale.

Kings Bowling Discounts
$16/pp- Ticket includes 2 games of bowling and Shoe Rental
Various MA locations
(reg. $18/pp, before 6pm; $20/pp/after 6pm)

Kings, "The Classy Bowling Joint," focuses on rekindling the fun and escape of bowling by creating a memorable entertainment experience, emphasizing good comfort food, great music & more! Valid at any MA Location (Boston, Burlington, Dedham, and Lynnfield). Valid anytime. No expiration. Award-winning fun year after year! Certificate of Excellence Winner, Trip Advisor; 2016 Diamond Award Winner; Best of Boston & more! Challenge your friends, family, colleagues to some great games at the lanes!

Sesame Street

Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend
Sunday, January 8
1:00 p.m.
$21/front balcony (reg. $24)
Lowell Memorial Auditorium, Lowell, MA
Purchase by December 9

No matter where you're from or where you've been, everyone is special - so join in! All-new, it's Sesame Street Live "Make A New Friend." Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Groverís friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship and celebrate cultural similarities, from singing and dancing, to sharing cookies! Join the fun and make a memory with your friends and family!


Southwick Zoo

$16 (regular $25/adult ages 13+; $18/children, 3-13 & seniors, 62+)
Mendon, MA
Open through Mid October

Visit with elk, leopard, reindeer, camels, monkeys, giraffes, chimpanzees, flamingos, kangaroos, llamas and more at the Southwick Zoo in Mendon, MA. Daily shows includes Elephant Fun facts, Bird Talk, Arabian horses, and more. Great fun for the whole family.

Whale Watch

Whale Watch Tickets (Generic Anytime in 2016 season)
$43(reg. $51.45/adult)
Boston Harbor Cruises, Boston, MA
Open through November 20

Open March 26-Nov. 20. Via Boston Harbor Cruises. Boston's only 3-hour whale watch. Hear from professional researchers from the Whale Center of New England, the region's foremost authority on whale populations, as they teach you about everything from whale behavior and migration patterns to the local ecology. Travel to the whales provided by Boston Harbor Cruises' high speed catamarans. Relax on the deck and keep an eye out for humpbacks, minkes, finbacks and white-sided dolphins. Great fun for all.

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