December Vacation Highlights near Newton and Needham

Ongoing Holiday Events

See dates and times for season-long attractions on our Holiday Guide

Sledding Map

If it snows, grab the sleds and pull up our Sledding Map

Christmas Lights

Hop in the car and find all the best neighborhood displays on our Christmas Lights Map

Vacation Event Highlights

Our favorites are below, or check the full calendar to see hundreds of upcoming events!

…[If you’re not seeing events above, you’re looking a little too soon! Come back closer to December vacation week to see all the best local events, and check out our calendar to see what’s happening today!]

More About Community Kangaroo

We’re a team of 10 local moms scattered around Boston’s Metrowest. We keep our ears to the ground, and we team up to let you know about everything in your town and in all directions around you. Sign up here for weekly event highlights from your local editor! If you live west or south of Newton and Needham, find an even better region on our homepage to see everything around you.