Halloween in Boston

Arts & Entertainment

Welcome to Halloweentown: The Best Scenes from Beacon Hill Halloween

For those who didn’t reschedule their Halloween, last night was a drizzly, blustery night to brave the cobbled streets of Beacon Hill. Fortunately, mist fogging […]

News

With 60 MPH Winds Approaching, Here Are the Towns Postponing Trick or Treating

This isn’t a trick, but it is a treat for any parents who weren’t too keen on the idea of holding umbrellas over their little […]

Restaurants

The Natural Wines You Need to Pair with Halloween Candy

Imagine that you’re sitting at home on All Hallows’ Eve, carving pumpkins with your friends, and every time you open the door for a trick-or-treater, you’re […]

Restaurants

13 Scary Delicious Dining Events and Halloween Parties around Boston

All Month Long Try a Mystery Ice Cream Flavor Cambridge’s standout Honeycomb Creamery is churning up something strange: It’s a dark and decadent mystery flavor. […]

Arts & Entertainment

13 Must-See Halloween Events in Boston 2019

Frog Pond Pumpkin Float: Move over, Charlie Brown—it’s a night that will put any great pumpkin to shame. This annual family-friendly event calls on Bostonians […]

Home & Property

Get Spooked This Halloween at These Historical Trustees Homes

As Halloween floats closer each day, it brings with it a barrage of questions: Do you need a costume change for every party, what’s the […]

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Wellness

17 Spooky Halloween Themed Races and Fun Runs in New England

It’s no secret fall in New England is something special. From the leaf-peeping throughout Vermont and cider donuts at Red Apple Farms, there are plenty […]

Restaurants

In Defense of Candy Corn

I’m not entirely proud of this confession: Last night I polished off my third bag of candy corn since I started filling the coffee-table candy bowl […]

Bonbons from Spindler Confections
Restaurants

The 11 Best Candy Shops in Boston to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

We get it. You love your North End cannolis, but it’s time to broaden the dessert horizons. With world-famous chocolatiers and locally acclaimed candy shops, […]

Life & Style

The Best Costume Shops in Boston? These Vintage Clothing Stores

Need a costume in a hurry? No need to fork over fistfuls of cash to Amazon for flimsy factory-made duds—Boston’s multitude of thrift shops, vintage […]

Restaurants

Boston Chefs Share Their Most Loved (and Loathed) Halloween Candies

Steel your sweet tooth: Halloween is on the horizon. It’s officially October, and the date now plods toward us like Michael Myers coming for a cornered babysitter. (Incidentally, […]

pumpkin picking guide
Arts & Entertainment

The Best Places to Go Pumpkin Picking near Boston

Autumn in New England is a special time. With temperatures dropping after a long, hot summer, it’s time for some wholesome fall activities and eats, from apple picking and corn […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Best Halloween Movies of All Time, Ranked by the Brattle Theatre

The leaves are starting to die, and that means getting-scared-on-purpose season is upon us. So if you’re in search of the all-time best Halloween movies to celebrate […]

Arts & Entertainment

Ghost Ship Harbor Docks in Quincy for Halloween Again

Ghost Ship Harbor, a simulated spooky experience on the USS Salem, promises to be yet another chilling, scary experience for those who dare to board […]

Arts & Entertainment

Boston Magazine’s Fall Bucket List

If the slight chill in the air has you wanting to bust out your Bean boots, embrace it. Fall is upon us, which means it’s time to […]