Things To Do April Vacation Week On The Southcoast
Behold moms and dads on the Southcoast. Next week the children will be off and you’ll be charged with finding stuff to do. If you’re like some parents who can not take the time away from work to coincide with your child’s vacation time, you may have to depend on day care or camp services for the week. But if you are in fact off, here are some fun things to do during your quality time together that won’t cost a fortune.
If it’s sunny and warm:
Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford, MA– A one year family membership is priced at just $65.00 or you can pay for the day and for less than $20, usually the whole family can get in. See their schedule here.
Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA– Heritage passes for Plimoth Plantation allow access to all exhibits including the plantation, Mayflower II and Wampanoag home site. Fun 107 currently has a limited amount of passes for 60% available on out Seize The deal. Click here to buy your deal and get them mailed to you in time for an educational experience with the kids next week.
Roger Williams Zoo, Providence, RI– A great place to visit any time of year, The Roger Williams Park Zoo has exhibits separated by continental themes. Go on safari and find rare exotic species. Take the Marco Polo tour. It’s all magnificent. In May, check back with us to find family four pack tickets on Seize The deal at 30% off
Bike ride in Fort Taber, New Bedford, MA- A totally free experience in one of the most picturesque and peaceful locations on the Southcoast, If the weather permits, take the kids on a fun ride along the bike path. At the center, there is also a play area. And the military museum, if open, can be visited for a nominal donation.
Battleship Cove, Fall river, MA- Open Monday through Friday, this historic maritime museum will take you back through December 7, 1941. It is one of the most popular attractions in Southeastern Massachusetts.
If it’s rainy or cold:
Ocean’s 18 mini golf, New Bedford, MA– play some min-golf indoors to keep them active and out of your hair! Pretty cool experience as it’s done in a black light setting.
Boomer’s Playland, Carver, Ma– Perfect for children of any age, Boomers has a Toddler Town area for the little ones and games and attractions for older kids. Be a pirate in their Bucaneer Bay, climb their mega climber and check out their laser tag area. Currently our featured deal on Seize The Deal, get 50% off here.
Carabiner’s Rock Climbing, New Bedford, MA- A rock climbing and fitness center, this gem is located right near NBHS and is great for kids and adults. They also offer massage therapy, so mom or dad can relax while the kids climb their little hearts out.
Boston Children’s Museum, Boston, MA- On Fridays, everyone gets in for just a dollar. The museum is located right near the Seaport too, so even on a sunny day, take advantage. The Boston fire station near by also does tours.
Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA- Learn about the Whaling City’s history and see some pretty cool exhibits! If your child’s school hasn’t taken them yet, this could be a fun family outing.