MLK Jr. School Vacation Day Events, Monday 1/18!

Wondering how to celebrate the MLK Jr. Monday holiday? Check out these amazing activities in and around Greater Worcester and beyond!

MLK Free Admission Day at Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo
1 Franklin Park Rd, Boston MA &
149 Pond St, Stoneham MA
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo will offer free admission on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. Advance registration by 1/17 is required.

Frozen Fruitlands
11:00am-4:00pm
Fruitlands Museum
102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard MA
Join  Fruitlands Museum for some Covid-safe winter family fun! Bring your winter boots, sleds, snowshoes, or cross-country skis to get outside and explore our hills and woodland trails. $10 parking per carload.

MLK: Amazing Grace Virtual Performance 
Jan 18-Jan 23
Use the link above to register for this free virtual event
A powerful and dramatic play written and directed by Rochelle Garner Coleman to share the story of Martin Luther King specifically for children.

Online MLK Day with Museum of Fine Arts
5:00pm-6:00pm
465 Huntington Ave, Boston MA
Join online to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by surrounding yourself with art, culture, and community. This year’s virtual celebration streams on Facebook and YouTube on Monday, January 18. The program, titled “Voices on King,” brings together nonprofit, corporate, and community leaders to share their personal reflections on the current impact and lasting legacies of Dr. King and Mrs. Coretta Scott King.

MLK Free Admission National Parks Day
Dawn to Dusk
All Locations
Spend the day at a New England National Park.  Follow the link to find a park near you.

Winter Walks at Old Sturbridge Village (And 1/2 Price Admission!)
10am-4pm
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
(800) 733-1830
Use the link above to reserve your tickets.  Tickets still available as of 1/15/21.

Davis BBQ and Animal Barn
145 Redstone Hill Rd
Sterling, MA
Kids Meals only $1 (today only) from the kids menu when purchasing an adult meal.  Visit the animals in the winter animal barn before or after your meal!

 

Interested in doing some educational, and fun MLK Jr. Crafts?  Check out these 10 from Creative Child!

Check out our calendar for more events!

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