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15+ Family Friendly Events Happening This Weekend

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    15+ Family Friendly Events Happening This Weekend
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    A look at the 12 Boston champions since 2001

    The weekend is finally here! Looking to make plans? We have some ideas for you. Head to Patriot Place for a photo with the newest Vince Lombardi Trophy, or maybe you want to take in the Lunar New Year celebration at the Museum of Fine Arts or the chocolate fest at Wilson Farm. Check out our picks and make some memories this weekend.

    Friday, Feb. 8

    Photos with the Super Bowl LIII Lombardi Trophy

    Patriots fans are invited to the Patriots Hall of Fame this weekend for a unique opportunity to have their photo taken beside the team’s latest Vince Lombardi Trophy. Bring your own camera. Admission to the Hall is required to gain access to this photo opportunity and is subject to ticket availability. Tickets are $5 to $10. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, Patriots Hall of Fame, Patriots Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxborough.

    "Beautiful" - The Carole King Musical

    Catch a performance of “Beautiful” - The Carole King Musical today at the Boston Opera House. Tickets start at $40. Performances today at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Boston Opera House, 539 Washington St., Boston.

    Winter Skate at Patriot Place

    The 10th season of Winter Skate at Patriot Place is underway. Grab the family and enjoy this time-honored tradition of outdoor ice skating to life in the shadow of Gillette Stadium. Price is $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older. Skate rentals are $5. 4-10 p.m., Patriot Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxboro.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $49. 7:30 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.

    The David Bowie Experience Planetarium Show

    Bowie fans, you don’t want to miss the David Bowie Experience Planetarium Show under the dome at Boston’s Museum of Science. This musical experience engages audiences in a sensory journey full of innovation, artistry and imagination set to the soundtrack of one of music’s greatest icons. For ages 18+. 7:30 p.m., The Museum of Science, 1 Science Park, Boston.

    Saturday, Feb. 9

    Lunar New Year Celebration at MFA Boston

    Celebrate the Lunar New Year today at the Museum of Fine Arts at this free, all-day event. Explore Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese traditions while enjoying activities, demonstrations, and performances throughout the day. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston.

    Photos with the Super Bowl LIII Lombardi Trophy

    Patriots fans are invited to the Patriots Hall of Fame this weekend for a unique opportunity to have their photo taken beside the team’s latest Vince Lombardi Trophy. Bring your own camera. Admission to the Hall is required to gain access to this photo opportunity and is subject to ticket availability. Tickets are $5 to $10. 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m, Patriots Hall of Fame, Patriots Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxborough.

    Tanglewood Marionettes: The Dragon King

    The Tanglewood Marionettes bring to life fantastic sea creatures and a fearless grandmother in search of the Dragon King in this story of fantasy, courage and wonder. 10:30-11:30 a.m., John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Columbia Point, Boston. 

    Wilson Farm Chocolate Fest

    If you are a chocolate fan, you don’t want to miss the Chocolate Fest at Wilson Farm today and tomorrow. Sample a variety of chocolates from local artisan vendors, as well as creations from their own kitchen and factory. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wilson Farm, 10 Pleasant St., Lexington.

    Winter Skate at Patriot Place

    The 10th season of Winter Skate at Patriot Place is underway. Grab the family and enjoy this time-honored tradition of outdoor ice skating to life in the shadow of Gillette Stadium. Price is $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older. Skate rentals are $5. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Patriot Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxboro.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $49. Performances today at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.

    "Beautiful" - The Carole King Musical

    Catch a performance of “Beautiful” - The Carole King Musical today at the Boston Opera House. Tickets start at $40. Performances today at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Boston Opera House, 539 Washington St., Boston.

    Sunday, Feb. 10

    Boston Farm & Fiber Festival

    The Boston Farm & Fiber Festival plays host to more than two dozen fiber and craft vendors from throughout New England. Enjoy free programming all day including a weaving demonstration, live animals, kids activities and more. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St., Boston.

    Photos with the Super Bowl LIII Lombardi Trophy

    Patriots fans are invited to the Patriots Hall of Fame this weekend for a unique opportunity to have their photo taken beside the team’s latest Vince Lombardi Trophy. Bring your own camera. Admission to the Hall is required to gain access to this photo opportunity and is subject to ticket availability. Tickets are $5 to $10. 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m, Patriots Hall of Fame, Patriots Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxborough. 

    Wilson Farm Chocolate Fest

    If you are a chocolate fan, you don’t want to miss the Chocolate Fest at Wilson Farm today and tomorrow. Sample a variety of chocolates from local artisan vendors, as well as creations from their own kitchen and factory. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wilson Farm, 10 Pleasant St., Lexington. 

    Winter Skate at Patriot Place

    The 10th season of Winter Skate at Patriot Place is underway. Grab the family and enjoy this time-honored tradition of outdoor ice skating to life in the shadow of Gillette Stadium. Price is $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older. Skate rentals are $5. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Patriot Place, 2 Patriot Place, Foxboro. 

    Harpoon Brewery Tours

    Guided tours take place daily at Harpoon Brewery, giving visitors an up close and personal view of the brewing process. As part of the tour, visitors 21 and over will enjoy a range of freshly-brewed Harpoon and UFO beers. Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $5 and only available the day of the tour and can only be purchased in person. 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Harpoon Brewery, 306 Northern Ave., Boston.

    "Beautiful" - The Carole King Musical

    Catch a performance of “Beautiful” - The Carole King Musical today at the Boston Opera House. Tickets start at $40. Performances today at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Boston Opera House, 539 Washington St., Boston.

    Blue Man Group at the Charles Playhouse

    Combining music, technology and comedy, Blue Man Group creates a form of entertainment that can’t be defined, but appeals to people of all ages. Described as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining,” the best way to truly understand what Blue Man Group is, is to see the show yourself. Tickets start at $49. Performances today at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton St., Boston.