Franklin Park Zoo (Boston, MA)
Leap, climb and roar your way to Franklin Park Zoo for the Animalympics during February school vacation week! The Zoo’s animals will be getting into the Olympic spirit as they receive themed enrichment items throughout the week. Can you jump farther than a kangaroo or roar louder than a lion? Challenge your own athletic abilities against different animals to try to take home the gold. While you’re there, don’t forget to wish Little Joe, a western lowland gorilla, a Happy 25th Birthday and enjoy cake from Montilio’s Baking Company on Feb. 19!
Stone Zoo (Stoneham, MA)
Test your knowledge of animal facts and learn something new this February vacation week during Zookeeper Chats at the Stone Zoo. Stop by the education station in the Animal Discovery Center and swim, climb and roar your way to the Animalympics to see your favorite animals engage with Olympic-themed enrichment items!
Branch Line (Watertown, MA) Just in time for February break, Branch Line – the neighborhood rotisserie in the Watertown Arsenal – has unveiled their “Little Chicken” kids menu. With parking aplenty, Branch Line’s new menu allows kids to chow down on Boneless Rotisserie Chicken Breast with Veggies or Fontina Grilled Cheese with Fried Potatoes, while adults can still enjoy the grown-up favorites, including the Sugar Snap Pea Salad and Rotisserie Prime Rib.
State Street Provisions (Long Wharf, Boston) State Street Provisions is the perfect spot for lunch during February break! Located on Boston’s historic Long Wharf, the restaurant is within walking distance from Faneuil Hall, the New England Aquarium and the Greenway. Make a day out of it and enjoy classic New England fare, while teaching your kiddos about Boston’s impressive history.
Hilton Boston/Woburn (Woburn, MA) Treat the kids to a poolside escape, right in New England, with Hilton Boston/Woburn’s ‘Staycation’ package! The property just completed a nuts-to-bolts $16 million renovation that touched every part of the hotel (video tour here), including upgrading the indoor pool, adjacent parent-friendly bar and introducing Matadora – the acclaimed tapas restaurant from the team behind Boston’s Yvonne’s, RUKA and Lolita. The hotel’s package for February Vacation Week combines them all for an experience kids & parents will all enjoy!
- Package includes:
o Pool toys for the kids upon check-in
o Breakfast for 2 adults & 2 children
o Matadora – 20% off meal
- Rates start at $129/night
- Available for stays 02/16 – 02/25 & 04/13 – 04/22