Plan Your Perfect Labor Day Weekend in the Boston Suburbs

Aug 29, 2019

This weekend is the perfect weekend to get out and explore!

Get out and check out these amazing family-friendly events and activities, happening all Labor Day Weekend in the Boston suburbs. Not only are they fun, but they’re also a great way to explore the Boston suburbs and decide where you may want to call “home.”

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See a children’s play at the Puppet Showplace Theater this weekend. Buy tickets in advance; they’re $12.50.


Discover the Newton YMCA (and its awesome pool) for free this Saturday.


Visit Weezie’s Garden at The Gardens at Elm Bank for family fun from 11am-11:30am on Saturday.


Watch a movie under the stars at University Station on Wednesday at 7:45pm. This week’s film is “Ralph Breaks the Internet.”


Got a baby in tow? Head to the Capitol Theater in Arlington on Monday at 8am for Baby-Friendly Monday Matinees and meet fellow mamas.



The Ashland Farmers’ Market is Saturday from 9am-1pm, featuring local products, artisanal goods and kids activities.


Take a walking tour of Concord with chocolate shop Cocoa Beantown on Friday at 10:15am. Trust us, there will be plenty of sweet sampling.


Drop into Discovery Museum for Make a Mess: Foamy Fun from 11am-2pm on Saturday.


Land’s Sake farmyard is open from 11am-1pm on Saturday. Stop by for stories, picking and outdoor fun, or head to Weston Nurseries with Fido for a dog-themed event at 10am.


Watch a children’s play based on “Mary Poppins” at 2pm on Thursday at the Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10.


Watch a free concert in Lexington from 6:30pm-8:30pm on Monday. Don’t forget your blankets and chairs.


The Labor Day Weekend Greek Festival is Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-11pm and Monday from 12pm-5pm. There will be live music, dancing, cultural performances and Greek cuisine.

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