Tag: Faneuil Hall

Boston Tree Lighting Events 2013 – Menino to be Honored

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Boston Tree Lighting Events 2013 – Menino to be Honored

Are you ready for Christmas yet?  The annual Boston Tree Lighting ceremonies are one of my family’s favorite events to get us into the holiday spirit.  The lights, the performances and the general sense of community can’t be beat.  Given the time of year make sure you dress appropriately (especially if you are bringing kids). […]

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Boston Tree Lighting Events 2012

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Boston Tree Lighting Events 2012

Besides putting up your own Christmas Tree there is nothing like going to one of the many Christmas Tree Lighting events in the Boston area.  Even if you don’t get a chance to go the tree lighting events themselves making it a point of visiting at night is a must for the Holiday season.  My […]

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Memorial Day Around Boston – 2011

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Memorial Day Around Boston – 2011

Are you ready for the rest, relaxation and fun normally associated with Memorial Day? I confess it has been a long winter and Memorial Day is the symbolic kickoff to the summer season. As much as we make this weekend a focus of fun and relaxation we need to remember what Memorial Day is all […]

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Boston Area Halloween Events 2010

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Boston Area Halloween Events 2010

The Boston area loves to celebrate Halloween. When people think of New England though or even Massachusetts Salem, Mass comes to mind as the epicenter of Halloween events in the area. Haunted Happenings events have been taking place all month and they are closing out the Halloween season with favorites like the Salem Witches’ Halloween […]

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Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

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Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

Preparing for the July 4th weekend the focus in Boston usually revolves around the Boston Pops and the Fireworks celebration on the Esplanade.  It is easy to forget that Boston HarborFest is also taking place and this year it is celebrating it’s 29th year of bringing colonial and maritime history alive.   As we commemorate […]

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Memorial Day Street Performer Extravaganza at Faneuil Hall

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Memorial Day Street Performer Extravaganza at Faneuil Hall

Memorial Day weekend in the Boston area can be great fun for the family.  You don’t have to travel to the beach to kick off the “summer” season though.  Faneuil Hall is a favorite place for our family lately.  Many people go there just to go to one of the many restaurants that are housed […]

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Boston Restaurant Week at McCormick and Schmick’s

Filed in Food & Dining by on March 24, 2010 1 Comment
Boston Restaurant Week at McCormick and Schmick’s

This past Friday we decided to try out some of the deals on tap for Boston’s Restaurant Week.  We knew we needed to find Seafood (yes we are Catholic).  Though my husband has frequented McCormick&Schmick’s for lunch we had not gone there for dinner.  We even decided to have our two children tag along. We […]

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Boston by Segway

Filed in Things To Do by on September 12, 2009 2 Comments
Boston by Segway

Boston has long been called a walking city.  Partly because so many neighborhoods can be enjoyed in the span of a small stroll and partly because we just don’t have the number of cabs trolling the city as our neighbors in Manhattan do.  If you are interested in taking in the city, without risking blisters […]

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