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Restaurants

11 Halloween Candy-Inspired Desserts and Drinks at Boston Restaurants

Many parents won’t be taking their kids trick-or-treating this year—which means they won’t be able to score that 10-percent finder’s fee of candy for facilitating […]

Restaurants

Six Haunted Restaurants You Need to Try Near Boston

At some Boston-area restaurants and bars, the spirits aren’t just behind the bar—at least, not if you believe the spooky tales that abound in historic […]

City Life

NECCO Wafers Are Back…On the List of Worst Halloween Candies

You would think that after a long and drawn-out dalliance on the brink of extinction, attitudes about the incorrectly maligned NECCO wafer would shift. There’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

Arts & Entertainment

Calling All Hocus Pocus Fans: A Sequel Is on the Way

Attention lovers of Salem, Halloween, talking black cats, and Bette Midler yodeling “boooook”: Rumor has it there will soon be a Hocus Pocus 2. According to […]

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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Arts & Entertainment

Nine Haunted Hayrides in New England

We’ve already started dipping our toes into fall with pumpkin-spiced drinks and light jackets, but it’s about time to start thinking about Halloween. There are Halloween […]

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Arts & Entertainment

10 Can’t-Miss Halloween Events around Boston

 Boston Frog Pond Pumpkin Float Boston’s annual Frog Pond Pumpkin Float is the perfect way to celebrate the season with the whole family. Bring an […]

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, […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Best Haunted Houses in Massachusetts

There’s nothing wrong with a homemade haunted house, but if you’re searching for a really good scare, look no further than these haunted attractions in Massachusetts. […]

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 […]