Cheap Weekend Fun for December 28-29, 2013 (+ Winter Break Ideas)

Cheap Weekend Fun

It’s a little quiet for events and activities for the last weekend in 2013 in Boston and Beyond! Hopefully you will get a chance to relax and reflect on this past year! Since many of you may have more than just the weekend off, I included a few more extra ideas of fun things to do mid-week or anytime without breaking the bank! Enjoy!

Downtown  Boston Holiday Market 2013: Last chance! Starting, November 30, 2013 through December 28, 2013 at Summer Street Plaza. Enjoy the 5th Annual Holiday Market with artisan vendors and local entertainment.

Enchanted Village: November 16, 2013-January 5, 2013 at Jordan’s Furniture in Avon. The Enchanted Village is up and running for the season so come relive childhood memories! Free.

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency.

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

MIT Museum: Sunday, December 29, 2013. The MIT Museum is free the last Sunday of every month during the academic year.

Sound of Music Sing Along and Costume Contest: December 27-28, 2013 at the Regent Theatre in Arlington. Calling all Sound of Music Fans! Enjoy this sing along musical during December Vacation break with discount tickets from Goldstar Boston!

And if you are looking for even more ideas this weekend and during Christmas Break, here’s some more fun things to do in Boston!

Comedians Jimmy Dunn & Jim Colliton Co-Headline Laugh Boston: Friday, December 27, 2013 & Saturday, December 28, 2013. Enjoy a fun night of comedy with discount tickets for $12.50 from Goldstar Boston!

Frost Ice Bar: Do something cool and different and stop by Faneuil Hall to check out the Frost Ice Bar! Discount tickets for Sunday-Thursday from free to $12, depending on ticket. Family friendly hours are until 4:45pm.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics: December 31, 2013 at 1pm. Head to a Boston Celtics Game on NYE and find discount tickets starting at $18 (+ service fees) on Goldstar Boston! (The Friday, 1/3/14 at 7:30pm Celtics Game is also discounted too)

Dick Doherty’s Comedy Den Comedy Show: Select dates in December, January and February. Enjoy a comedy show at Dick Doherty’s Den during select dates for just $10 via Goldstar Boston.

Let me know in the comments if I missed any great and budget-friendly events happening this weekend and more in the Greater Boston Area for the last weekend in 2013!! Hope you have a great weekend!

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