Halloween

Arts & Entertainment

Notable Bostonians Share Their Childhood Halloween Costumes

A few notable Bostonians share their Halloween alter egos with us—we’ll leave the interpretation up to you.

Arts & Entertainment

Photos from the Canine Promenade 2014

Continuing a beloved fall tradition in Boston, the Esplanade Association hosted its fourth annual Canine Promenade on Sunday afternoon. With their owners in tow—some of them […]

Wellness

13 Healthy Halloween Recipes

Halloween doesn’t have to mean overindulging in a sugar binge. We found 13 healthy Halloween-themed recipes to make this holiday fun and healthier than last year. […]

Restaurants

Seven Tasty Ways to Savor Halloween Weekend

The Beehive’s ’80s Zombie Prom With help from ’80s cover band, Safety, The Beehive will transform their South End space into a zombie prom. Safety’s […]

Arts & Entertainment

11 Fun Halloween Events to Check Out This Year

If you’re one of those folks who’s “too old” for Halloween, you can stop right here. Everyone else, get those costumes ready. A lot of fun Halloween events will […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Best Neighborhoods and Streets for Trick-or-Treating in Boston on Halloween

Every Halloween, quiet residential streets must prepare for the inevitable visit of costumed children yelling “Trick or treat!”, eager to collect what they are entitled […]

Arts & Entertainment

Massachusetts’ Best Haunted Houses and Other Halloween Attractions

This is our 2014 list of haunted happenings in the area. Check out the 2015 list. There’s nothing wrong with a homemade haunted house, but […]

Restaurants

How to Pair Wine with Halloween Candy

Here’s something you might not have guessed: the same sommeliers matching Cru Beaujolais and opaque orange wines with haute cuisine aren’t opposed to applying that […]

News

A Woman Who Dressed as a Marathon Victim for Halloween Gets Death Threats

The internet vigilantes who have terrorized Alicia Lynch ever since she posted a photo of herself dressed as a Boston Marathon victim for Halloween have done […]

News

These People Are Considering Dressing Up As Dzhokhar Tsarnaev For Halloween

Halloween is Thursday, and people are scrambling at the last minute to figure out what they want to be. Over the weekend, two friends in […]

Arts & Entertainment

PHOTOS: Costumed Dogs Walk in the Canine Promenade 2013

You know something out of the ordinary is going on when a mermaid walks down the street accompanied by her dog who is dressed like […]

Wellness

Making Halloween Healthy

Halloween doesn’t have to be all about sugar-filled sweets. Kathy McManus, director of nutrition at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, says you can shun the typical […]

Arts & Entertainment

PHOTOS: How to Carve a Pumpkin—It’s the Great ‘Boston Strong’ Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!

With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to bring some haunt back to the Hub. And what better way to do that than with […]

Arts & Entertainment

Ten Halloween Events Around Boston

Halloween Events for the Whole Family SOWA’s Market of the Living Dead Sunday marks the last outdoor SoWa Sunday of the season, and the popular […]

Wellness

The Best and Worst Halloween Candy for Your Teeth

According to a survey from Charlestown-based, Delta Dental of Massachusetts, 80 percent of parents admit to eating the candy from their kids’ halloween haul. And […]