A Note From The Editor

A Note From The Editor

It's officially summer -; June 21st was the calendar-official start date, but now that the kids are out of school, it's REALLY official! As mentioned last week, this week's edition is a double-edition with twice as many local articles to ...

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Local July 4th Fireworks and Events

Local July 4th Fireworks and Events

Are you looking for some fun, local, Fourth of July activities? Read on…….. Local Fireworks Displays: Auburn 7/2/2015 9:30 PM - Pappas Recreation Complex - Cutting Ave. Millbury 7/3/2015 9:45 PM - Howe Avenue Millbury 7/4/2015 9:45 PM - Howe ...

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Burlap Bee's Art Camp for Kids

Burlap Bee's Art Camp for Kids

If you're looking for a half day camp option for your child this summer, check out The Burlap Bee's Art Camp in Holden. There are openings in Session 2 (July 13-16), Session 3 (August 10-13) and Session 4 (August 17-20). ...

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Canal District Wagon Tours Begin July 2nd

The Wagon Tours are back for the summer once again! Join them for their seventh year of exploring Worcester's remarkable history. Let their trained interpreters from South High School take you on a riveting journey through Worcester's Canal District as ...

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Local Summer Reading Programs

As the school year ends, you may have started to think about summer reading and how to keep your kids motivated to read all summer long. Well, there are several programs offered by the local libraries as well as by ...

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Fun Free Friday at Worcester Art Museum

Fun Free Friday at Worcester Art Museum

Explore the exhibits at The Worcester Art Museum and enjoy hands-on art activities for FREE on June 26 from 11am-5pm! To prepare for your visit to the Museum, please review the information here. Sponsored by Highland Street Foundation

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LEGOLAND Discover Center Boston Celebrates America’s Birthday

LEGOLAND Discover Center Boston Celebrates America’s Birthday

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston will celebrate America's birthday on July 4th with their indoor fireworks light display that plays every three minutes in MINILAND, the mini-version of Boston landmarks made entirely out of LEGO bricks, and patriotic builds that will ...

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Your Guide to Local Farmers Markets

'Tis the season for delicious locally grown fruits, veggies and flowers! If you're looking for a local Farmers Market where you can purchase everything from centerpiece wildflowers to fresh cheese, read on! The Boylston Farmers Market will open on July ...

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Worcester Recreation Offers Free Summer Programs

Mayor Joseph Petty and City Manager Edward Augustus today officially launched two programs aimed at keeping city youths active and engaged this summer -; Recreation Worcester and the Summer Youth Corps jobs program. Recreation Worcester is a free summer program ...

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DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

Let your kids be creative and have fun as they craft patriotic candle holders to celebrate the 4th of July. Supplies: Baby food jar (or other glass container) Red, white, and blue tissue paper Glue Paint brush Battery operated candles ...

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Create a Boredom Buster Jar!

Create a Boredom Buster Jar!

Summer is here! Are you ready? Join Macaroni Kid in a fun summer long video series with easy crafts to help you and your kids beat the summer boredom blues. Video #1: Boredom Buster Jar What you'll need: Mason jar ...

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Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more fam

Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more fam

Summer means vacations, road trips, and family getaways! When travel lands your family in a hotel for a night or two, it can sometimes be challenging to make the one-room living situation comfortable for everyone. Here are a few favorite ...

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Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Help Macaroni Kid Family Travel recognize the most beloved travel destinations for kids & families! Who do parents turn to when they want to find the best hotels to stay at, cruises to embark upon, museums to discover, or aquariums ...

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Use Macaroni Kid to Help You Find Family Fun This Summer

Use Macaroni Kid to Help You Find Family Fun This Summer

Did you know that there are over 500 hyper-local Macaroni Kid editions across the country? Each has its own "publisher mom" (and a few dads) sharing kid and family-friendly activities and events going on in their local community. Plus, there ...

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