50 Things to do this Fall in Central Mass with Kids!

50 Things to do this Fall in Central Mass with Kids! Worcester is the second largest city in New England, making Central Mass a gold mine for kid-friendly things to do in the fall.  For more fall family fun, check our regular calendar of events. Please keep social distancing and mask mandates in mind while planning your family fun. And check back often, we will be updating our list!

50 Things
  • Visit the EcoTarium. The EcoTarium has reopened their outdoor and indoor spaces with new exhibits. As of Oct 6, they are open Wednesdays-Sundays. And the train is back in service!
  • Visit Purgatory Chasm for a family fall hike!
  • Spend the day at Old Sturbridge Village and travel back in time. Interact with costumed historians and learn about life in the 19th century. They have great events throughout the year.
  • See what is happening at Discovery Museum in Acton. Fall is a great time to burn some energy in their Treehouse and Adventure Hill.The first Friday night of each month (4:30-7:30) are free admission nights.
  • Find a new playground to explore!

    Things to do this Fall in Central Mass with Kids

    Castle in the Trees

  • Get tickets to Southwick’s Zoo Festival of Illumination! Now through 1/3.
  • Book a fall guided trail ride in Princeton at Cornerstone Ranch!
  • Go Apple Picking!  Find an apple orchard near you with our Apple Orchard Guide.
  • Get lost in one of the Central MA Mazes!
  • Davis Farmland is is hosting Moo Moo’s Halloween Party weekends through the end of October.  Get there before the season ends!
  • Davis Megamaze BBQ & Brews is open through 10/24 on Saturdays and Sundays (Columbus Day too). Fun for the whole family! This year the maze is a “Where’s Waldo” theme!

What did we miss?  Tell us about it in comments!

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