Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for November 7-8, 2015

Cheap Weekend Events in Boston

There’s a lot of fun things to do in Boston this weekend for cheap or for free. As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed one of your favorite events this weekend.

Veterans Day Cruise to Georges Island: Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 11-3pm. Veterans and active military can cruise to Georges Island for free on Saturday with a free guided tour and more.

Boston Christmas Festival: November 6-8, 2015 at the Seaport World Trade Center. Enjoy everything Christmas under one roof and make xmas shopping a breeze this year. Admission is $15 but grab a free printable coupon for $3 off or score this groupon for discounted admission (aff. link).

South Boston Open Studios: November 7-8, 2015 from 12-6pm. Head to South Boston where local artists will be opening their studios for free this weekend.

Try Hockey for Free Day: Saturday, November 7, 2015. Over 500 Ice Rinks around the country are participating in Try Hockey for Free Day with free hockey for kids ages 4-9.

Bank of America’s Museum on Us: Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8, 2015. Bank of America & Merrill Lynch cardholders can get into select museums the first weekend of every month for free by showing their bank card (per cardholder, not family). Museum of Fine Arts, MIT Museum and other museums across the state participate

Kid Price Saturday at Zoo New England: Pay and feel like a kid the first Saturday of every month at Franklin Park Zoo between 10 a.m. & noon for just $11.95. Head to Stoneham, MA to the Stone Zoo between 10am-12pm and pay $10.95 for admission.

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

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

Hope you have a great weekend!

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  1. says

    Hello! The Beantown Autumn Festival ( – first year we are putting this on!) is happening this Saturday, 11/7 in the Allston/Brighton area! It is a fun fall-themed festival with carnival games and inflatables for kids, food, football, and a prize-packed raffle. The event is free entrance for all (kids under 13 eat and play for free) – all are welcome!! 🙂

  2. says

    Apologies for the double post – my internet is being wonky and I didn’t know the first comment went through. Definitely did not mean to spam!!