Book your flights to the bustling US city of Boston for January 2017 right away if you want to start the year on a grand note. Some of the best festivals and events will be held across the city. Enjoy vibrant lights, festive feasting, and have lots of fun at these events. Take a look at some of these celebratory events, which will be held in January 2017.
New Year’s Swim
Start the New Year with a splash in the ice-cold waters at Curley Community Center in South Boston on 1st January, 2017. This free event is sure to give you goose bumps. So, take a dip and swim your way into the New Year with the New Year’s Day Swim, which is sponsored by the City of Boston and L Street Brownies.
Revels in the Twelfth Night Celebration
Enjoy the Revels Twelfth Night Celebration on 7th January, 2017 at Watertown in the Greater Boston area of Massachusetts. The event, which will be held in the afternoon between 1 and 4 pm, will include sword dancing and a special visit from Father Christmas among various other fun-filled activities. During this wholesome family event, you will feast over bean cake and hot cider.
Celtic Music Festival
The Celtic Music Festival, to be held in the Greater Boston Area, is a great place to enjoy musical evenings. The event will be held on 13th and 14th January. At this family-friendly music festival, there will be musical and dance performances across different genres. Also, enjoy world-class performances by participants of all ages.
Car and auto enthusiasts can head straight to the New England International Auto Show at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Massachusetts, US, from 12th to 16th January. The fantastic auto show will display a large collection of vehicles including vans, crossovers, hybrids, light trucks, and SUVs. Visitors can sit inside the cars or pop the hoods and inspect the tyres of their favourite vehicles at this show.
Antique lovers should definitely visit the Antiques Show on 14th and 15th January at the Boston Antiques and Design Show & Sale at Shriner’s Auditorium, Wilmington. Around 150 outlets here offer lots of scope for shopping. No entrance tickets are required and it’s a fabulous show to find your favourite piece of antiquated beauty.
Fly Fishing Show
Visit the Fly Fishing Show from 20th to 22nd January to learn about the art of fly fishing in Marlborough. While at the show, see the casting demonstrations, classes, celebrity speakers, fly-tying materials, rods, and reels.