Top Picks of the Week: National Night Out & Water Play!

Top Picks of the Week: National Night Out & Water Play!

It's hot, hot, hot! See our new guide to Water Play in Greater Lowell to find all the local splash pads (i.e., sprinkler parks), pools, lakes, and beaches! Want to play indoors in air-conditioned comfort? See our article on Local ...

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Water Play in Greater Lowell

Water Play in Greater Lowell

Looking for cool ways to beat the heat this summer? Check out these fun and family friendly sprinkler parks, local beaches and pools, organized by town. LOWELL Rynne Beach 160 Pawtucket Blvd, Lowell Rynne Beach in Lowell is part of ...

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Celebrate National Night Out in Billerica, Tewksbury & Lowell

Celebrate National Night Out in Billerica, Tewksbury & Lowell

Depending on the community where you live, you may not have heard about the National Night Out initiative. Started by the National Association of Town Watch, a crime prevention organization, National Night Out is focused on celebrating and promoting police-community ...

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King Richard's Faire Invites You To Escape Reality, Come To The Faire!

King Richard's Faire Invites You To Escape Reality, Come To The Faire!

See below for an exclusive Macaroni Kid discount code and ticket giveaway!King Richard's Faire, New England's largest and longest-running Renaissance Faire, announces its 2015 season, to run September 5 through October 25, 2015 on weekends and Monday holidays (Labor Day, ...

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Reach Thousands of Local Parents with our Classes & Activities Guide

Reach Thousands of Local Parents with our Classes & Activities Guide

With Fall and the start of the new school year right around the corner, parents are already thinking about signing their kids up for classes and activities. Would you like to spread the word about your after-school programs, lessons, classes, ...

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Corn on the Cob in the Crock Pot

Corn on the Cob in the Crock Pot

Serve corn on the cob to a crowd with this easy crock pot preparation.Ingredients: 8-10 ears of shucked and cleaned corn 1/4 cup water Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste For seasoning the corn after cooking: 1 tablespoon ...

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10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

It happens every summer. Kids seem to gradually forget everything they've learned the past school year. Well, no more. Try these 10 ideas to keep your kids brains in high gear and help them be poised for the best school ...

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Local Deals & Discounts on Things to Do and Places to Go!

Local Deals & Discounts on Things to Do and Places to Go!

Check out these Groupons that will help you save money and find local fun for your family!Please note that these discount deals can expire at any time, so grab the deal now before it's gone. We'll do our best to ...

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Book Your Macaroni Kid Marketing Package Now!

Book Your Macaroni Kid Marketing Package Now!

Frustrated with traditional expensive print advertising? Reaching customers, especially local parents, is all about being online these days. Marketing and public relations have undergone an enormous change in the past 10 years, and small businesses need to be active online ...

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Farmers Markets in Greater Lowell ~ 2015

Farmers Markets in Greater Lowell ~ 2015

Local farmers markets are kicking into gear to bring the best of fresh, locally-grown and prepared food to local towns. All markets feature fresh produce and many also have bakeries, local honey, artisans, pasture-raised meat, fresh fish, gourmet cheese and ...

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Summer Camp & Activity Guide -- new camps added!

Summer Camp & Activity Guide -- new camps added!

We have some great local summer camps and programs in this year's Summer Camp & Activities Guide! There are so many fun and educational local camps, offering everything from cooking to dance to technology to swimming.Below is a brief description ...

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