23. Vacation on the Cape and/or Islands
Whether you want to swim, chug chowder, soak up some culture in P-town, or play Nantucket Brahmin for a weekend, nothing beats a long weekend on Massachusetts’ best beaches.
24. “Go Fluff yourself” at the Fluff Festival
Legend has it that the first Fluffernutter was invented right here. Naturally, locals have taken to celebrating the event at an annual street festival devoted to all things Marshmallow Fluff. Head to Union Square for Fluff-related performances, games, cooking contents, and of course, all the Fluff you could possibly eat.
25. Dumpster dive during Allston Christmas
On September 1st, Boston’s student population turns over and thousands of people move from their old apartments to their new ones. On this day (and pretty much the week or so leading up to it), the streets of Allston are covered with fantastic finds, from free clothes to vintage sound systems, TVs, and more.