December 7th & 8th, 2019 is an event filled weekend around Boston! Check out some of this weeks #cityhappenings going on in and around the city..
Saturday, December 7thrd
•Looking to burn off some Thanksgiving calories before more holiday feasting ensues? The 15th Annual Jolly Jaunt is a flat 5k on the Boston Common presented by New Balance and provides the perfect opportunity to celebrate the holidays, raise money for special olympic athletes, and to get a great workout in.
•Searching for a farmers market near you? This weekend is the opening day of the Somerville Winter Farmers Market The market offers a variety of New England sourced products that are sure to be ideal if you are planning to host family and friends this year.There will also be live music and door prizes since its opening day!
Sunday, December 8thth
•Tired and bored of the same old brunch spot with the same old atmosphere? Mix things up this Sunday and bring family/friends to the third annual Onesie Brunch with Santa from 9:30 – 1PM at SouthSide Tavern in Braintree. Also, they are hosting a Toys and Tots gift drop off so bring an unwrapped gift to donate! Don’t forget to wear your favorite onesie!
• The Reading Education Foundation is putting on an event called the Festival of Trees With over 100 uniquely-decorated trees of all shapes, sizes and themes, festival visitors can try their luck at winning the raffles for their favorite trees, as well as voting for the Most Creative Tree, Most Unusual Tree and the Best Tree Topper. In addition, children will enjoy decorating their own cookies, and taking part in REF’s annual Scavenger Hunt to earn a free raffle ticket!.