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This Haunted Ship in Quincy Is the Stuff of Nightmares

A haunted ship riddled with ghosts is docked in Quincy Harbor, and starting in September, it will be open for visitors to experience its terrors. […]

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Mark Wahlberg Admits to Stealing Candy from Kids on Halloween

When it comes to trick-or-treating on Halloween, Mark Wahlberg was more of a trickster while growing up in Boston. During a phone interview with the […]


Recipe: Healthy Candy Bars

Turned off by all the processed sugar in regular candy bars? You can indulge your sweet tooth with this healthy candy bar recipe, which contains only […]

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Tom Brady Pulling a Willy Wonka This Halloween Season

Tom Brady is getting into the Halloween spirit this year by channeling his inner Willy Wonka. The Patriots quarterback is teaming up with Boston-based, organic […]


‘Pirate’ Is the Most Popular Halloween Costume in Boston, According to Google

Don’t be surprised if you spot a few pirates in your travels around the Hub this weekend. The humble buccaneer is the most popular costume […]

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Photos from the 2015 Canine Promenade

On Sunday afternoon, costumed pups and their owners took over a half-mile stretch of the Esplanade for the fifth annual Canine Promenade. Every year, proceeds […]


Boston Ranked 12th Best City in America for Halloween

There plenty of creepy things to do in and around Boston this Halloween, from touring the crypt in the basement of the Old North Church, […]

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Photos from SoWa’s 2015 Halloween Costume Contest

It was a dreary Sunday that would keep less adventurous souls indoors—but not the SoWa crowd. During the last open market of the year, vendors braved […]

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Spooky Fun for Everyone: Kids’ Halloween Events

Not only is Boston one of the best cities in the nation for trick-or-treating—it’s also a source for some of the cutest spooky celebrations imaginable. […]

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Six Events That Will Help You Stay Fit This Halloween

1. Halloween Happenings at Ipswich River Sanctuary See the sanctuary after dark with these spooky October tours. Guided walks through the sanctuary’s trails promise peeks at […]

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Eat, Drink, and Be Spooky with These Treats and Parties [UPDATED]

UPDATE, October 30, 11 a.m.: Halloween night events at River Bar, Hojoko, and the Gallows have been added to this chronological list. Halloween Latte Art at […]

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Five Things We’re Dying to Do at Rock & Shock

As any New Englander with a deep love of horror movies can tell you, Worcester’s annual Rock & Shock convention is a superb way to […]


Eight Healthy Candy Recipes to Make This Halloween

Given that Halloween candy starts showing up in stores in, oh, August, it can be pretty hard to restrain yourself all the way up until […]

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A Definitive Creepy Boston To-Do List

Who needs haunted houses when you live in one of the oldest cities in America? While it’s hard to fathom how many creepy/spooky/weird/strange stories and […]

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Halloween Events in Boston 2015

No one Halloweens harder than New England—it’s practically our birthright. Our multitude of centuries-old ghost stories and graveyards has inspired the likes of Edgar Allan […]