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Events In Massachusetts This March

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We’ve almost made it to spring, and that deserves a celebration, don’t you think?  With only a few short weeks left of winter, we’re all looking forward to warmer weather and longer days, and that means more time to have fun and go to awesome events!  We know that when people think of events in March, Saint Patrick’s Day comes to mind, and don’t worry we haven’t forgotten about that special day, but it will be getting its own event posting later this month.  In the mean time, check out all of the other events going on across the state this March!

Boston Flower and Garden Show – This is the perfect event to get you ready for spring!  Take in the beautiful sights and smells of the Boston Flower and Garden Show at the Seaport World Trade Center from March 12th-16th.  This year’s theme is “Romance in the Garden” and there will be garden writers, landscaping professionals,master gardeners, and local chefs will all be on hand for daily lectures, demonstrations, floral arranging workshops, children’s activities, and cooking demonstrations.  Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children, and $17 for seniors and are valid for one day only.  Don’t miss out on this fun event, it’s perfect for friends, families, or even a romantic outing, and is a great way to kick off spring!

Worcester Boat Show – This is another great event to get you ready for warmer weather!  Head to the DCU Center in Worcester from March 14th-16th for the Worcester Boat Show!  Whether you own your own boat or are dreaming of it one day in the future, you won’t want to miss this event.  All of the latest 2014 models will be on display, there will fishing boats, pontoon boats, sports boats, boating accessories, and much more.  You can touch and experience each boat to find your favorite, and if you’re in the market to purchase a boat you’ll want to take advantage of the special show prices and manufacturers incentives.  Tickets are $10 for adults and children 16 and under are admitted free as long as they are accompanied by an adult.

Paradise City Arts Festival – If you’re an art lover, this is the event for you.  There will be over 175 artists and their creations on display during this elegant event, and the diverse creations are guaranteed to catch your eye.  There will be a variety of different pieces, all showcasing the talent and innovation of American craftsmanship.  This event will be at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough from March 21st-23rd.  Ticket prices vary but if you plan on going more that one day, you’ll definitely want to purchase their three day pass for $16.  If you’ve been trying to expand your cultural horizons and do something new, this is the event for you.

Dine Out Boston – If there’s a restaurant you’ve been wanting to try in the Boston area, you’re in luck!  Dine Out Boston takes place once a year and gives diners the opportunity to sample prix fixe menus for lunch and dinner from participating restaurants.  Prices for lunch are either $15, $20, or $25, and dinner prices can be $28, $33, or $38, depending on what you order.  Prices are per person and do not include drinks, tax, or gratuity.  Sample meals from chain restaurants, locally owned bistros, from tapas to Italian, Mexican to sushi, Asian food to seafood, and much more as options you won’t know where to start!  Luckily you have a few days to take advantage of this event, it’s going on from March 16th-21st, and March 23rd – 28th.  For a full list of participating restaurants, click here.

These events will make the last few weeks of winter fly by, so get out and about and enjoy!

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There’s Always a Reason to Celebrate in Massachusetts!

In Massachusetts we are always looking for a reason to celebrate, and luckily that means there is no shortage of things to do or events to attend.  Believe it or not March is right around the corner and there are endless festivals going on across the state to keep you occupied.  We’ve narrowed down some top choices that appeal to a variety of interests so there will be something for everyone in your family!

 Everyone knows that when St. Patty’s Day comes around in Massachusetts, there is no choice but to go big.  Start the celebration a bit early this year with the Harpoon Brewery at their annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival!  Stop by and enjoy some local Irish bands, corned beef and cabbage, Harpoon Beer, and dancing.  Shuttles will be available to transport guests from the South Station area to the Harpoon Brewery and back.  The event takes place from March 2-3 and is 21 plus.   http://www.harpoonbrewery.com/index.cfm?pid=28571

For the athletes out there, Boston is hosting the most anticipated golf show in New England this March!  Taking place at the Seaport World Trade Center this event features great deals on merchandise, interactive displays, golf related exhibits, and the nation’s largest driving range and demonstration stage!  There will be a large range of products available that you may not typically find in your local pro shop and the opportunity to work with representatives on planning your upcoming golf season.  This expo takes place from March 2-4 and admission is $12 for adults.  http://www.paragonexpo.com/index.php/Golf/

If you’re into motorcycles or anything with an engine check out the Northeast Motorcycle Expo coming to Wilmington March 10-11 at Shriner’s Auditorium.  It will have live music, celebrity appearances from “Sons of Anarchy”, bikes built by custom builders, and of course tons of vendors with anything and everything to do with motorcycles.  There are other various forms of entertainment so this event is great for families as well!  http://www.kevmarv.com/expo.asp?type=show_wilmington

Love the outdoors?  The Boston Flower and Garden Show is returning to Boston from March 14-18 at the Seaport World Trade Center and featuring hundreds of ideas for improving the landscape of your home.  There will be 200 hundred vendors, thousands of plants, the newest gardening products, and lectures by top garden writers.  Guests will also have the chance to take home prizes!  The event will focus on incorporating your own personality into the display of your home.  http://www.bostonflowershow.com

Want to experience some new culture this month?  Check out the Paradise City Arts Festival in Marlborough, MA which features 175 artists from all over the country who each have their own unique style and design.  Taking place from March 16-18 this event allows visitors to take in unique examples of fine and functional art from across the country.   http://www.paradisecityarts.com/east/homeeast.html

These events have something for everyone and are a perfect excuse to get out and about this month!  Festivals and expos are a great way to learn a lot about something you love, have a great time, and possibly walk away with a prize so grab your family, friends, or both and check out one of these awesome festivals in Massachusetts!

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