Main Photo by: Matthew Raifman


Enjoy the holidays with winter activities, holiday events and local shopping.



Enjoy SNOWPORT at Seaport this year with holiday shopping, rooftop igloos at Envoy, outdoor fun & games, plus a few festive surprises. SNOWPORT at Seaport is the place you want to be this winter.

Snowport at Seaport

Photo by: Matthew Raifman


Downtown Holiday Magic

Elves, reindeer and sparkly lights are the typical elements of holiday store window displays, but this year in Downtown Crossing, theater, dance and music are front and center as the Boston Downtown Business Improvement District (Boston BID) opens "Stage Windows," part of its "Downtown Holiday Magic"

Downtown Holiday Magic storefront


Black Joy Market

This Holiday, in Nubian Square, we are taking a moment to bask in the beauty of what it means to be Black. Experience a curated selection of local vendors, while listening to a holiday playlist composed by Roxbury Sound System. 


  • Saturday, December 5th; 1pm-5pm
  • Saturday, December 12th; 1pm-5pm
  • Saturday, December 19th; 1pm-5pm
  • Saturday, December 26th, 1pm-5pm - Kwanzaa Edition

Black Joy Market



Black Owned Bos. Holiday Collective at Legacy Place

From gifts and apparel to packaged foods and beauty & skincare products, the Black Owned Bos. Holiday Collective at Legacy Place will offer something for everyone as it raises awareness for and support of Black entrepreneurship.

Black Owned Bos.



Annual Holiday Cr[eat]or Market

Your one-stop shop for groceries and gifts this holiday season! Visit local artisan pop-ups alongside Boston Public Market’s year-round vendors for specialty foods, jewelry, artwork, & home goods.

Holiday Creator Market


Wreath Making Workshop at Pazza On Porter

Join us on for our first ever wreath making workshop! Tina Celona from Petal & Ink will demonstrate a step-by-step guide to create a beautiful seasonal centerpiece. Find more of her gorgeous arrangements on her Instagram: @_petalandink

When: December 12th from 12-2pm

Pazza on Porter Wreath Making

Your Hub For the Holidays

Your guide to the holiday season in Boston is here! Explore the top things to do, places to shop local and more!

SNOWPORT in Seaport

Hold on to your handwarmers -- we shook Seaport up in a giant snow globe and transformed the...

Sparkling Lights at The Breaker

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The Holiday Market at Snowport

They may be small, but local businesses bring our community to life in a big way. In its second...

The Tree Market at Snowport

That fresh evergreen scent, no saw required. The Tree Market at Seaport has your holiday decor...


Enter a winter wonderland of tree-lined paths lit by thousands of twinkling lights spanning Stone...

SoWa Winter Festival 2022

The SoWa Winter Festival has assembled over 110 of the region’s best makers, artists, designers, and...


The City of Boston’s signature holiday celebration returns on Thursday, December 1, from 6 p.m. to 8...

Deck The Halls By Candlelight & Illumination at Hammond Castle Museum

Join us for our 4th annual Deck The Halls holiday celebration. Hammond Castle Museum will be dressed...

The Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter Miracle

The Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter Miracle is the ultimate holiday experience for the entire family!...


'Tis the season for holiday cheer and the Kilroy Square Holiday Market! Join us for a festive...

Carolers & Cocoa at Prudential Center

What are two must-have ingredients to create holiday cheer? You’re right — caroling and cocoa. Find...

Deck The Halls Holiday Celebration at Hammond Castle Museum

Christmas is coming! And we here at Hammond Castle Museum cordially invite YOU to join us for our...

Historic Holiday Stroll

The Freedom Trail® Foundation invites revelers to celebrate this holiday season on our annual...


This winter, the Boston Public Market will host its sixth annual Holiday CrEATor Market, inviting...

Light Up Seaport

Light Up Seaport 2022 December 2 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm Start the holiday season with one big night of...

Santa in the City

Capture the magic of the holiday season by bringing the kids to visit Santa in his new home! We are...

2022 Enchanted Trolley Tour

Boston’s Enchanted Trolley Tour continues the festive tradition of lighting holiday trees throughout...

Annual South End Holiday Stroll

South End Business Alliance ( SEBA) is sponsoring the annual South End Holiday Stroll on Saturday...

Harpoon Holiday Market

We’re excited to team up with Boston Women’s Market again for a special Holiday Maker’s Market...

Plimoth Patuxet Workshops: Pinecone Wreath Making

Join Plimoth Patuxet Museums for a festive holiday workshop! Learn how to create a pinecone wreath...