Holiday Events in Boston 2016

Here are more Christmas tree lightings, Santa Claus sightings, shopping extravaganzas, and other festive events than you could ever need.

The Guide: Urban Leaf Peeping in Boston

At Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum, 281 acres of greenery that straddle Jamaica Plain and Roslindale, outdoor enthusiasts and nature novices alike can rejoice in the splendor of autumn without leaving city limits.

Salem’s Best Halloween Events 2016

Check out Halloweentown's most bewitching haunted happenings, including ghost tours, clairvoyants, carnival rides, and a witches’ ball.