Things to do in Boston this Weekend of November 17 include ZooLights, Holiday Fair & More!

Things to do in Boston this Weekend of November 17 include ZooLights, Holiday Fair & More!

Our picks for fun things to do in Boston this weekend of November 17 – November 19 include the ZooLights at Stone Zoo, Holiday Fair, The Tree Market a Seaport, Vintage & Vinyl, and more!

For a complete list of fun events in the Greater Boston area check out the Localite Boston Calendar!

There’s always lots going on in Boston in terms of events and activities. There are fun things to do in Boston for adults and also Things to do in Boston with family. Our weekly round-up brings you the best things to do in Boston this weekend.

Editor’s Note: Our staff makes every effort to bring you the latest updates on activities, entertainment, food, and drink specials in the Greater Boston area. However, all information is subject to change by the organizers. As always, please confirm before you make your plans!

Also, check out our articles on Chinese Food Boston, Best Nail Salons in Boston, Flea Market Boston Massachusetts, Best Parks In Boston, and Outdoor Activities Boston!

Things to do in Boston this weekend of November 17, 2023 – Friday

ZooLights at Stone Zoo

ZooLights at Stone Zoo

Image credit: Stone Zoo Facebook

The Boston events this weekend are epic! The Stone Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland chock full of twinkling lights and fantastical displays. Walk around Yukon Creek and see how it’s festively decorated.

On select nights, you can reserve a special “Santa Experience” and meet Mrs. Claus as she strolls around the zoo.

When: Friday, November 17, 2023, 4 pm – 9:30 pm | Until January 7, 2024
Where: Stone Zoo, 149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA 02180
How much: $14.95

Karaoke at Kings Burlington

What better way to kick off your weekend than by belting your favorite tunes?

Come alone or bring your besties and spend your night singing your heart out! That’s among the best free things to do in Boston this weekend.

When: Friday, November 17, 2023, 8 pm – Midnight | Every Friday & Saturday
Where: Kings Burlington, 52 Second Ave, Burlington, MA 01803

Art & Wine Friday Night

Looking for what to do in Boston this weekend? Head over to The Hidden Art Gallery to surround yourself wit art and fill yourself with wine, cheese, fruit, and chocolate.

When: Friday, November 17, 2023, 10 am – 6 pm
Where: The Hidden Art Gallery, 25 Myrtle St, Boston, MA 02114
How much: $36

The Tree Market a Seaport

The Tree Market a Seaport

Image credit: Boston Seaport Facebook

Thinking of things to do in Boston this weekend? Start your holiday decorating now! Fill your nose with the scent of fresh evergreen as you pick the perfect Christmas tree. You can also get everything else you’l need here, such as wreaths, stands, lights, and more!

More than that, Christmas Tree For Me will deliver everything to you so you don’t have to deal with the holiday hassle.

When: Friday, November 17, 2023, 9 am – 8 pm | Until December 23, 2023
Where: Seaport, 88 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210

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Boston Whale Watching Tour

Experience the best of New England’s marine wildlife on this guided whale-watching cruise around the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. Hop on a high-speed catamaran that gets to and from the whales in the least amount of time possible. See humpback and fin whales, plus Atlantic white-sided dolphins with the help of a naturalist guide. The on-board galley offers food and beverages for purchase during the trip.

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Things to do in Boston this Weekend of November 18, 2023 – Things to do in Boston on Saturday

FALL-iday Fair

‘Tis the season to do some shopping!

Visit the Church of the Good Shepherd for the FALL-iday Fair! You’ll find unique gifts, baked goods, a gourmet coffee shop, the Bargain Box, jewelry, toys, and more! Plus, join the raffle and enjoy live music.

When:  Saturday, November 18, 2023, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Church of the Good Shepherd, 95 Woburn St, Reading, MA 01867
How much: Free

Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt Edition

There’s nothing like the events in Boston this weekend. Gore Placa is giving you a day of fun for the whole family!

They’ve hidden Thanksgiving-themed objects will be hidden all around the grounds and it’s your job to hunt them down!

Do you think you have what it takes to win a unique prize?

When:  Saturday, November 18, 2023, 10 am – 11:30 am
Where: Gore Place, 52 Gore St, Waltham, MA 02453
How much: $16

Holiday Fair

Things to do in Boston this weekend

Image credit: First Parish of Norwell Unitarian Universalist Church Facebook

As the scent of fall fills the air and with Christmas right around the corner, spend your day at an old-fashioned fair. That’s one of the things to do this weekend in Boston.

Find your holiday gifts here! Browse through handmade items, baked goods, toys, jewelry, books, and vintage stuff. Plus, it’s going to be extra fun with kids’ activities and face painting happening.

When: Saturday, November 18, 2023, 9 am – 2 pm
Where: First Parish Church of Norwell Unitarian Universalist, 24 River St, Norwell, MA 02061

Harvest Moon Fair – Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Church Rummage Sale

It’s finally time for the rummage sale! Shop for a variety of stuff, like kitchenware, toys, books, jewelry, electronics, plants, pots, baked goods, and so many more amazing stuff!

When:  Saturday, November 18, 2023, 10 am – 3 pm
Where: First Parish Unitarian Universalist, 630 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476
How much: Free

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Boston Events this Weekend of November 17, 2023 – Sunday

Brewery Yoga

Things to do in Boston this weekend

Image credit: Lamplighter Brewing Co. Facebook

Start your Sunday morning with a nice yoga session. The light-filled taproom will be a place for a gentle flow as certified instructor Anna-Jessie Taylor guides you through poses and breathing.

All levels are welcome! You just to have bring your own yoga mat.

When:  Sunday, November 19, 2023, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | Every Sunday
Where: Lamplighter Brewing Co.-CX, 110 N First St, Cambridge, MA 02141
How much: 

Vintage & Vinyl

There are so many Boston activities this weekend that it can be dizzying.

There’s nothing like buying something awesome and vintage. A variety of small local businesses and thrift stores will offer plenty of vintage treasures. So, you better have the patience and determination to soft through racks and bins

When:  Sunday, November 19, 2023, 1 pm – 5 pm
Where: Samuel Adams Boston Brewery, 30 Germania St, Boston, MA 02130

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