Great Deals on Family Fun in Boston

"Peter Pan": Beloved Classic Performed as a Radio Play

at Responsible Grace Church, Somerville
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Thu, April 27
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $7.50

Fly away with Peter Pan, Wendy, John, Michael and Tinker Bell in this spectacular, swashbuckling production in the style of the golden age of radio. When the gang flies to Neverland, a place beyond th... [more+]

Fly away with Peter Pan, Wendy, John, Michael and Tinker Bell in this spectacular, swashbuckling production in the style of the golden age of radio. When the gang flies to Neverland, a place beyond the stars where no adults are allowed, they meet the Lost Boys, Princess Tiger Lily, mermaids, Indians, pirates and a crocodile that ticks. Will the crocodile catch Captain Hook? Will the Lost Boys find a mother? This classic story, filled with an array of magical characters, is brought wonderfully to life in this sparkling dramatization at the Responsible Grace Church in Somerville. There's never been a Neverland like this before. Stunning sound effects and music and a first-rate cast of characters open the doors to J. M. Barrie's charming world, delighting lifelong fans of the boy who wouldn't grow up, and thrilling first-time listeners young and old alike. [less-]

Party Like a Colonial at "Huzzah! Tavern Nights"

at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, Boston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, April 28
Fri, May 12
Fri, May 26
FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $41.25

Join John Hancock, Dorothy Quincy and Samuel Adams at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum for a night of merrymaking at Boston's only colonial tavern night experience. Raise your cider high as you sam... [more+]

Join John Hancock, Dorothy Quincy and Samuel Adams at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum for a night of merrymaking at Boston's only colonial tavern night experience. Raise your cider high as you sample rustic fare, including a selection of carved meats, fresh cheeses, fruits and vegetables, and hearty breads, all served buffet style. At "Huzzah! Tavern Nights", you'll learn boisterous songs and cheerful dance and play 18th-century games with the Sons of Liberty and Daughters of Freedom roaming around to keep the party festive. [less-]

"Charlotte's Web": The Beloved Children's Classic on Stage

at Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston
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Fri, April 28
Fri, May 12
FULL PRICE: $26 - $32
OFFER PRICE: $13 - $16

A vibrant farm filled with piglets, ducks, cows and horses sets the scene for the play based on E.B. White's unforgettable, award-winning children's novel, "Charlotte's Web". Follow the unlikely frien... [more+]

A vibrant farm filled with piglets, ducks, cows and horses sets the scene for the play based on E.B. White's unforgettable, award-winning children's novel, "Charlotte's Web". Follow the unlikely friendship between a playful young pig named Wilbur and an intelligent spider named Charlotte as the spider sets out to prevent her best pal from becoming a farmer's dinner. Together they teach the value of friendship and seeking out the best in others. It's a funny, timeless and touching story of loyalty, trust and sacrifice. Bring the whole family to this heartwarming production at Wheelock Family Theatre in Boston. [less-]

"Little Women: The Broadway Musical" Comes to Cambridge

at Cambridge Family YMCA Theatre, Cambridge
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Fri, May 05
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

One of America's most beloved novels comes alive on the stage of the Cambridge Family YMCA Theatre in this exhilarating Broadway musical adaptation. "Little Women" is the story of the remarkable March... [more+]

One of America's most beloved novels comes alive on the stage of the Cambridge Family YMCA Theatre in this exhilarating Broadway musical adaptation. "Little Women" is the story of the remarkable March sisters and the men they love, set during and after the Civil War. Join rambunctious Jo, practical Meg, sweet Beth, and romantic Amy as they embark on a coming-of-age tale filled with drama, romance, humor and song, all under the watchful eye of their beloved Marmee while Father is away at war. Based on Louisa May Alcott's timeless tale about the power of family, friendship and romance, this vibrant and sweeping musical soars with personal discovery, heartache and hope. Resonating with the sound of a young America finding its voice, it's an enjoyable show for the whole family. [less-]

Blue Man Group: Worldwide Sensation at the Charles Playhouse

at Charles Playhouse, Boston
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Fri, May 05
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FULL PRICE: $94.05 - $119.70
OFFER PRICE: $63.17 - $103.17

From the beating drums to the splashing paint to the sensory surprises at every turn, the Blue Man Group experience is wildly intense and totally unique. The show combines comedy, music and technology... [more+]

From the beating drums to the splashing paint to the sensory surprises at every turn, the Blue Man Group experience is wildly intense and totally unique. The show combines comedy, music and technology -- but no words -- to create a pulsing rhythm that unites people of all ages, languages and cultures in a spirit of joy. Reviewers describe it as "visually stunning," "wildly inventive," and "hysterically funny" -- and audiences often come away speechless, with huge smiles on their faces. An international sensation, the Blue Man Group has made themselves a longtime home at Boston's Charles Playhouse, nestled in the heart of the Theater District, just steps from Boston Common. [less-]

Great Boston Cupcake Crawl: Taste Sweet Treats

at Cuppacoffee, Boston
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Sat, May 06
Sat, May 13
Sat, May 20
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FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $27.50

This is one crawl that's gonna leave you woozy for sure -- from all the decadent sugary confections. Put on your comfortable shoes for this two-and-a-half-hour walking tour led by a friendly expert gu... [more+]

This is one crawl that's gonna leave you woozy for sure -- from all the decadent sugary confections. Put on your comfortable shoes for this two-and-a-half-hour walking tour led by a friendly expert guide. You'll stroll through some of Boston's most historic and famous neighborhoods and landmarks, including the Back Bay, the South End, Boston Common and the Gardens, while learning the history of cupcakes, how they're created and the specialties offered by each of the premier bakeries you stop at. The tour price includes 7-12 sample bites, both traditional and exotic, but you're welcome to purchase additional confections to take home with you! [less-]

Day Sail Along Boston Harbor

at Schooner Adirondack III - Boston, Boston
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Thu, May 11
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FULL PRICE: $47.25
OFFER PRICE: $28.35

Experience Boston in a whole new way aboard the schooner Adirondack III on this wondrous two-hour day sail along Boston Harbor. A smooth, gentle vessel, the schooner provides a comfortable but invigor... [more+]

Experience Boston in a whole new way aboard the schooner Adirondack III on this wondrous two-hour day sail along Boston Harbor. A smooth, gentle vessel, the schooner provides a comfortable but invigorating ride, and you'll get the opportunity to check out some of the biggest sights in the city from a new perspective. The Boston Fish Pier, Charleston Navy Yard, Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park and the New England Aquarium are just some of the landmarks you'll see from aboard the ship, and your knowledgeable captain and crew can answer any questions you might have about the history of the harbor. Beer and wine are available for on-board purchase, while soda and water are included in the ticket price. [less-]

Canine Feats and Education With Stunt Dog Experience

at Lynn Auditorium, Lynn
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 13
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $11

Stunt Dog Experience teams with the best dog trainers and performers in the country to showcase the unique talents, abilities, athleticism and intelligence of dogs adopted from pounds and shelters. Hu... [more+]

Stunt Dog Experience teams with the best dog trainers and performers in the country to showcase the unique talents, abilities, athleticism and intelligence of dogs adopted from pounds and shelters. Husband and wife team Chris and Suhey Perondi promote pet adoption, responsible ownership and positive training methods. With dogs that love what they're doing, each show is more energetic than the last at Lynn Auditorium. [less-]

"KERPLUNK!": Family Improv Show With Space Pirates, Talking Dogs & More

at The Rockwell, Somerville
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 13
Sat, May 27
FULL PRICE: $5 - $10
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $5

Are your kids feeling imaginative? Well, grab your family and come on out to flex those creative muscles at Kerplunk!, where each show is a unique musical adventure created from audience suggestions. ... [more+]

Are your kids feeling imaginative? Well, grab your family and come on out to flex those creative muscles at Kerplunk!, where each show is a unique musical adventure created from audience suggestions. Whether it's filled with space pirates, talking dogs or trees that like to wrap people up in hugs, every performance is based on fresh ideas from the crowd, so no two shows are the same at the Rockwell in Somerville. [less-]

The Cashore Marionettes in "Simple Gifts"

at Rogers Center for the Arts, North Andover
OFFER DATES:
Sun, May 14
FULL PRICE: $18 - $22
OFFER PRICE: $9 - $11

Rarely has life been imitated with such precision, or with such beauty, as in the puppetry of Joseph Cashore. His hand-built marionettes contain as many as 44 separate strings, allowing him to replica... [more+]

Rarely has life been imitated with such precision, or with such beauty, as in the puppetry of Joseph Cashore. His hand-built marionettes contain as many as 44 separate strings, allowing him to replicate stunning effects: a horse galloping in slow motion, toes wiggling from the hole of a vagabond's shoe, a mother holding her squirming newborn. Cashore now brings his latest show to the Rogers Center for the Arts in the Boston area. Geared towards younger audiences, "Simple Gifts" uses original vignettes of music and theatrical illusion to show just how beautiful life is. [less-]

Pirate Ship Tour of Boston Harbor on the Tall Ship Formidable

at Massachusetts Bay Lines Vessels, Boston
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Sat, May 20
Sat, May 20
Sun, May 21
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FULL PRICE: $11 - $38.50
OFFER PRICE: $6 - $20

Step into a world of pirates and watch history come alive as you set sail for an afternoon of swashbuckling fun. On this Pirate Ship Harbor Tour, you and your favorite buccaneers will embark on the ta... [more+]

Step into a world of pirates and watch history come alive as you set sail for an afternoon of swashbuckling fun. On this Pirate Ship Harbor Tour, you and your favorite buccaneers will embark on the tall ship Formidable, sailing around Boston Harbor while the captain commands his crew to climb, hoist sails, fire the cannon and more. Twenty percent of plunderers during the golden age of piracy were New Englanders, so Massachusetts Bay Line's journey in "America's Home Port" is the perfect place to learn about these seafaring scalawags while taking in the spectacular beauty of Boston Harbor. [less-]

Pirate Sunset Cruise: Fun, Picturesque Family Cruise

at Massachusetts Bay Lines Vessels, Boston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 20
Sun, May 21
Sat, May 27
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FULL PRICE: $38.50 - $49.50
OFFER PRICE: $19 - $29

Summer in the city means sun-kissed days and warm, breezy nights. What better way to take advantage of the brief, best time of the year than to enjoy a Pirate Sunset Cruise? As the sun dips behind the... [more+]

Summer in the city means sun-kissed days and warm, breezy nights. What better way to take advantage of the brief, best time of the year than to enjoy a Pirate Sunset Cruise? As the sun dips behind the city, you'll watch from aboard the Massachusetts Bay Lines pirate ship while the colors fade to sherbet hues and Boston's beautiful skyline comes alive with twinkling lights. Relax and shake off the day as this two-hour cruise points out popular and famous highlights of Boston Harbor from both past and present. Bring the kids, who'll love the fun facts -- children under the age of 5 sail for free. [less-]

Spicy Food, Chef Demos, Live Music & More at 5th Annual Boston JerkFest

at The Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, Boston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 24
Sat, June 24
FULL PRICE: $5 - $20
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $10

Celebrate all things spicy and hot at the Boston JerkFest, listed by Zagat as one of the city's top 10 summer food events. The flavorful fun takes place at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technolog... [more+]

Celebrate all things spicy and hot at the Boston JerkFest, listed by Zagat as one of the city's top 10 summer food events. The flavorful fun takes place at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology and includes a food festival featuring authentic Caribbean and Jamaican cuisine made with jerk hot spices, and a "Spice Lane," with zesty desserts, jams and hot sauces. Stroll through the indoor-outdoor space, sampling eats from some of the area's best food purveyors, buying spices to recreate the dishes at home and watching cocktail demos and chefs demonstrating their best recipes. For the little ones there are interactive arts and crafts in the Kids & Culture Zone, and for all who love to dance, dozens of live music acts will be playing reggae, steel drums, Caribbean rhythms and more. Your ticket includes entry to the event, access to the Kid Zone, music performances and demos. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. [less-]

History Comes Alive at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, Boston
FULL PRICE: $25 - $26
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Travel back in time to one of the key events in American history at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. Climb aboard a replica ship and toss a crate of tea overboard, then take a look at one of the o... [more+]

Travel back in time to one of the key events in American history at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. Climb aboard a replica ship and toss a crate of tea overboard, then take a look at one of the original tea chests (only two remain in existence). Interact with live actors, take in an award-winning multisensory film and enjoy 3D holographic interactive exhibits. Don't forget to stop in at Abigail's Tea Room for a colonial teatime or a hearty lunch. It all adds up to a vibrant experience that will bring this legendary chapter of our history to life. TripAdvisor users voted it the Best Family Museum in Boston and Yankee Magazine named it Best New Museum. [less-]