Holiday Happenings Around The Abby

November 14, 2023
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Soon, Boston will transform into a winter wonderland. Luckily for all residents at The Abby, there is no lack of fun, family-oriented attractions to ring in the new season! 

From ice skating to light shows, there are plenty of activities for everyone, around every corner. Here are the best Holiday Happenings Around The Abby:

  1. Outdoor Ice skating

Nothing feels more like a real-life Hallmark movie than outdoor ice skating. It’s a time-honored Boston winter tradition! Check out this guide to the best places to fulfill your ice skating dreams!

  1. Holiday Lights Trail

Boston shines brightly during the holidays. You can choose to explore these festive illuminations on your own, or book an Old Town Trolley Tour

  1. Boston Ballet The Nutcracker

A holiday tradition across the United States, but no one does it quite like the Boston Ballet. Grab your tickets for Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker, running from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve.

  1. Boston Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops

From December 1st through Christmas Eve, listen to the Boston Symphony Orchestra as they delight with holiday music, traditional sing-alongs, and Santa visits. There is no better way to get into the holiday spirit!

Boston is a city that truly knows how to celebrate the holiday season. Whether you’re ice skating on the Common, enjoying the Boston Pops, or simply taking in the festive decorations around the city, there’s no shortage of fun holiday activities to enjoy. Make the most of this magical time of year in the Hub by exploring these charming and heartwarming holiday traditions that define Boston’s unique holiday spirit.

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