The Most Popular Halloween Candy in Massachusetts Is…

Halloween is fast approaching, and with it, all those hastily made Sexy Ken Bone costumes and dubious razor-in-the-Hershey’s stories. When Bay Staters go door-to-door in search […]

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13 Halloween Treats, Parties, and Dining Specials Around Boston

Lincoln Tavern & Restaurant In case you need more than one night to celebrate Halloween, Lincoln Tavern has three. On Monday, October 17 and 24, revel in […]

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The Best Streets for Trick-or-Treating in Boston

For trick-or-treaters of all ages, one of the most important decisions of the season comes down to costumes. Equally important, though, is where those costumes will […]

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Boston’s Must-See Pumpkin Displays

Spider webs and skeletons drape storefront windows and pumpkins wait to be picked as Boston prepares for Halloween season. What better way to join in […]

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Salem’s Best Halloween Events 2016

Salem is one New England’s best-known haunted hotspots, infamous for their witch trials held in the 1690s. This mass hysteria led to more than 200 […]

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Halloween Events in Boston 2016

Halloween Parties “The Haunted Ghost Ship” and “Titanic Masquerade” Cruises (October 29) Bring your spooky spirit aboard a cruise ship and set out to Boston Harbor. […]

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Massachusetts’ Best Haunted Houses and Theme Park Takeovers for Halloween

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

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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 […]