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Free Things to Do in Boston, April 2016

Annual Earth Day Charles River Cleanup Earth Day is this month, so show your appreciation for Mother Nature at the Annual Earth Day Charles River […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, March 2016

Easter Egg Hunt at Faneuil Hall For kids and families, celebrate spring with an Easter Egg Hunt at Faneuil Hall. Ed Hurley, Marketing Director of Faneuil […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, February 2016

8th Annual ‘Some Like it Hot’ Chili Cookoff If chili is your go-to winter comfort food, you’re in luck. As part of Harvard Square’s Winter […]

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The ‘No Pants Subway Ride’ Returns

On Sunday, January 10, a swarm of pantsless commuters will take over the MBTA. Should you inquire about their exposed thighs, they’ll tell you that […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, January 2016

Including Open House at the MFA, Chocolate Festival in Harvard Square, and a Hackathon for coder at heart.

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Kick Off the New Year with ‘First Day Hikes’

With 2016 fast approaching, it’s time to start planning those New Year’s resolutions. For folks looking to commit to any variation of getting fit or leaving […]

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Rose Kennedy Greenway Launches ‘Caroling at the Carousel’ Series

Between all the tree lightings, the Holiday Pops, and so many versions of The Nutcracker, there’s no shortage of annual holiday traditions around Boston. But there’s always […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, December 2015

Boston Common Tree Lighting The kind Canadians of Halifax, Nova Scotia, have supplied this year’s giant Christmas tree and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will […]

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Giant Snowflakes Will Illuminate Assembly Row for the Holidays

As executive director of nighttime festival “Illuminus,” Jeff Grantz has transformed architectural surfaces in the South End and Fenway neighborhoods into canvas for public art over […]

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The Harvard Art Museums Are Offering Free Admission on Monday

There’s a very cultured reason to play hooky on Monday—the Harvard Art Museums are waiving admission fees for the day. It’s been a year since the […]

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‘Birdly,’ a Virtual Reality Flight Simulator, Is Coming to Cambridge

From Daedalus and Icarus to Leonardo da Vinci to modern-day skydivers, humans have always wanted to fly. Powered by a motion platform and virtual reality […]

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Gardner Museum Will Host Free Admission Day in Honor of Anne Hawley

It’s almost time to say goodbye. With an eight-month international search now over and a starting date officially set for incoming director Peggy Fogelman, the […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, November 2015

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Have a high-brow, low-cost evening at the Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra’s first (and free!) show of the season. Opening with Glinka’s […]

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Harvard Lampoon Will Crown Jimmy Fallon as ‘Emperor of Comedy’

Jimmy Fallon—Tonight Show host, Saturday Night Live alum, and Justin Timberlake BFF (see: “History of Rap,” parts one through six)—will be crowned as “Emperor of Comedy” this […]

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Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute Displays a Touch-Sensitive Digital Artwork

There’s a clear, unspoken rule enforced in most museum and gallery settings: Don’t touch the art. But currently, that’s not the case inside the Johnson-Kulukundis […]