Enjoy the best Boston events, festivals, and things to do in November 2015 with this calendar of events.
Events are listed by starting date, and all dates are confirmed. Mileage is from Faneuil Hall in downtown Boston, Massachusetts.
Halloween in Cambridge
November 1, 2015 (begins Oct. 30)
3.5 miles NW
See the list of business that offer Halloween parties and specials. Some give away candy on October 31 during Harvard Scare!
November 1, 2015 (begins Sept. 5)
22 miles north
A ticket to Connors Farm Corn Maze
also includes hayrides, pedal carts, and activities in Danvers.
November 4 - 16, 2015
Boston & Brookline locations
See films about the Jewish experience and vote for your favorites at Boston Jewish Film Festival (BJFF)
at Museum of Fine Arts and Coolidge Corner Theatre.
November 6 - 8, 2015
1.1 miles SE
Shop from 300 craft artists and food vendors, and see a gingerbread house competition at the Boston Christmas Festival
at Seaport World Trade Center.
November 8, 2015
2.7 miles NW
A ticket to Harvest Hoedown
gets you samples of restaurant food (focus on squash this year), a beer, some cider, and live music at Inman Square.
Ski & snowboard show
November 12 - 15, 2015
1.1 miles SE
Shop for snow gear, vacation deals, and season lift tickets at Ski & Snowboard Expo
, which includes live music, a beer garden, and a trampoline show at Seaport World Trade Center.
November 13 - 15, 2015
1.9 miles SW
See rare and collectible books, manuscripts, maps, autographs, atlases, prints, and photographs from 120 dealers at the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair
at Hynes Convention Center.
November 19, 2015
0.3 miles south
Beaujolais & Beyond
features Beaujolais Nouveau wine tasting, dancing, auctions, a cash bar, and French hors d’oeuvres at Sullivan & Worcester.
November 20 - 21, 2015 (uncertain)
1.2 miles SW
is a craft beer tasting, with 60 brewers and 200 autumn beers at the Castle at Park Plaza.
November 20 - 22, 2015
40 miles SE
America’s Hometown Thanksgiving
features patriotic concerts, reenactments, a food festival, historic parade, and craft village in Plymouth. See schedule.
November 21, 2015
0.5 miles SW
Watch high-energy dancing by teams in colorful costumes at Boston Bhangra Competition
[sound] at Orpheum Theatre. Optional after-party.
November 21 - 22, 2015
25 miles west
See your favorite characters from comics, TV, and movies at Super Megafest Comic Con
, which features panel discussions, parties, costume contests, and exhibitors at Sheraton Framingham. Repeats April.
November 21, 2015 - Jan. 3, 2016
Watch 350,000 LED lights blink to holiday music at Blink! A Light & Sound Extravaganza
at Faneuil Hall. The first night includes a tree lighting ceremony.