Pick #1: New England Boat Show
The annual Progressive New England Boat Show is coming up NEXT weekend. The show runs from February 8th-16th at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.
READ ALL ABOUT IT HERE: THE NEW ENGLAND BOAT SHOW
Children 12 and under are still free of charge with the purchase of adult tickets. Adult tickets are currently $14 and will be $16 at the door. Also poke around for a Groupon. This link is not active yet, but may be soon. https://www.groupon.com/deals/national-marine-manufacturers-association
Did you know that in addition to seeing all of the pretty sweet boats and water craft, the boat show has a pretty thorough schedule of seminars to attend and activities to participate in?
Navigate your way around the website above to see some of what is offered!
Pick #2: Merrimack Eagle Festival
February 15, 2020
Presented by Mass Audubon’s Joppa Flats Education Center & Parker River National Wildlife Refuge
Come to Newburyport and Amesbury on Saturday, February 15, for a full day of fun indoor and outdoor activities celebrating the return of our Bald Eagles!
Learn more about these magnificent birds—as well as other amazing raptors such as Snowy Owls—and why our local habitat is so important to them.
Visit Eagle Hot Spots
9:00 am–4:00 pm
Drive yourself! Maps will be available on February 15. Naturalist guides will be onsite all day along the Merrimack River. Parking available. All ages welcome. FREE.
Lots of information available on-line
Pick #3: “Zombies 2” at the North Shore Mall
DISNEY CHARACTER LIVE APPEARANCES ARE NOT PART OF THIS EVENT.
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Lower Level Nordstrom Wing
Change is coming to Seabrook. Check out who’s shaking things up with new music, crafts and photo opps to celebrate the new Disney Channel Original Movie ZOMBIES 2!
From Boston Central
Northshore Mall invites the community to a ‘ZOMBIES 2’ event, aimed at entertaining and delighting children of all ages.
The event will take place on Saturday, February 15th from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
During the event, families will be able to participate in a variety of activities including; a craft project to create their own ‘ZOMBIES 2’ sling bag, an exclusive photo opportunity, various giveaways, select retail participation and more!
The fun starts in the Lower Level Nordstrom Wing.
This event does not include live character appearances.
Disney’s ‘ZOMBIES 2,’ the highly anticipated sequel to the Disney Channel Original Movie ‘ZOMBIES,’ is a music- and dance-filled story that picks up as cheerleader Addison and zombie football player Zed are readying for Seabrook High’s Prawn, the school’s super-sized prom.
However, the arrival of a new group of outsiders – mysterious werewolves – threatens to shake up Seabrook’s newfound peace and causes a rift in Zed and Addison’s budding romance.
‘ZOMBIES 2’ premieres Friday, February 14 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on Disney Channel.
As always, for a comprehensive list of family activities, please visit our friends at North Shore Kid.