Boston, Massachusetts is one of the greatest cities in America, and it gets even more beautiful during the fall. With so much going on in the city and the unparalleled beauty of the changing environment, fall is the best time to be in Boston. That is why we here at Lannan Mazda, your home for some of the best deals on new and used cars in Boston, have created this all-inclusive guide to maximizing your Boston experience this fall. From football games to Halloween festivities, Boston has something for everybody this autumn. Read on to disover the 7 best Boston fall events to check out this season!
1) Columbus Day Parade
Columbus Day means a long weekend for most Bostonians. Take advantage this year by attending Boston’s huge Columbus Day weekend parade. Held on the second Sunday of October, the parade offers a fun, family-friendly event in the North End of Boston. Celebrate Boston’s Italian heritage and military units in style at the 2015 Columbus Day Parade.
Oktoberfest traditionally is an event that celebrates the fall harvest with an abundance of food, a myriad of craft beers, and lederhosen everywhere in sight. This German-styled Festival is a quintessential fall event and is a can’t-miss for beer lovers and food enthusiasts alike. There are many different Oktoberfests in the Boston area this fall, so choose the biggest one or the one nearest you and enjoy this unique event with close friends.
3) New England Patriots Game
October means it is football season, and your defending NFL champions, the New England Patriots, return to the field. After a short suspension, Tom Brady will return to the field, and the hometown Patriots will search for their second straight world championship. October home games include a Sunday afternoon matchup against division rivals the New York Jets on October 25th, and a Thursday night bout against the Miami Dolphins on October 29th. Drive your 2015 Mazda3 out to Gillette Stadium for an unforgettable tailgate and the opportunity to witness history at a New England Patriots game this fall.
4) The Who in concert at TD Garden
On Thursday, October 29th the legendary Rock band and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, The Who will be gracing the stage at Boston’s TD Garden. If you enjoy live music, The Who put on the performance of a lifetime every time they touch their instruments, making this a must-see show. The Who have been around since 1964, and may not have many more years of performing left, so make it out while you can to see this historic band rock the house at TD Garden.
5) Charles Regatta
Boston has a rich history of rowing, from the Harvard rowing teams to the Charles Regatta that has been held in Boston since 1965. The Regatta draws massive crowds year after year as the leaves change, and the athletes take to the water to see which teams have what it takes to take home the championship hardware. Join the over 300,000 spectators that attend this event yearly for the 50th Head of the Charles Regatta on October 17th and 18th.
6) Art Week
Art Week in Boston Massachusetts began on September 25th but runs until October 4th. It is one of Boston’s greatest artistic offerings as it involves hundreds of artists from dancers, to painters, to musicians, to actors that give the public a close-up view of their work and processes. Events are held all over the city, and many are even free of charge, so visit Art Week’s homepage to find the most interesting events around you.
7) Salem’s 4D Haunted House
Get in the mood for Halloween by visiting the scariest haunted house in all of Massachusetts, Salem’s 4-D haunted house. Located 40 minutes north of Boston in the haunted city of Salem where the infamous Salem witch trials were held, this haunted house is sure to scare your socks off from the time you walk in until you run out in fear. If you are brave enough, give this haunted house a try and get in the Halloween spirit this fall at Salem’s 4D Haunted House.
Find Some of the Best Fall Deals on New & Used Cars at Lannan Mazda!
We here at Lannan Mazda enjoy fall in Boston. With all of the beautiful natural colors and local events going on, how could you not? Check out a few of the above listed fall activities and stop by Lannan Mazda located at 720 Rogers Street Lowell, Massachusetts or give us a call at (978) 454-9300 for details on our best deals of the season.