Hi Friends, 

Our team has picked out the best events and parties happening in our neck of the woods this lovely November weekend  🍂

We hope you enjoy,

The North of Boston Living Group

1.  The Boston Donuts + Drinks Festival in Boston, Mass

Where: Battery Park Patio & Bar 

When: Sunday November 12th 7 - 11 PM

Oh boy! This party sounds absolutely scrumptious.  For 20$ you'll be getting an endless stream of fresh baked donuts along with inspired Fall cocktails, and to top it off 5$ from every ticket sold will be donated to  the Pine Street Inn's Turkey Truck which provides Thanksgiving dinners for families in need. The folks at Battery Park are promising decadent delights and be sure to take advantage of the Donut photo booth! 

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2. Food Photography 1 Class at Boston Photography Works in Boston, Mass

Where: Boston Photography Works

When: Sunday November 12th at 12:30 - 4:30 PM 

Art made yummy! The educators at Boston Photography Works have put together a beginner's class for aspiring photographers and appreciators of the culinary arts. There'll be staged food for photographing along with an on-site chef preparing the "models". 

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3.  The 2nd Annual Punk Rock Flea Market in Salem, Mass

Where: Notch Brewery 

When: November 11th - 12th 

Wicked. For the 2nd year in a row Salem is hosting the Punk Rock Flea Market, an antique sale like you've never seen before! Gel up your mohawk and throw on some studs, then get out there and find some great deals! 

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4. Speakeasy Donuts Pop Up Shop hosted by Deacon Gilles Distillery in Salem, Mass

Where: Deacon Gilles Distillery

When: November 11th 5 - 9 PM

After reaping the benefits of the Punk Rock Flea Market down the street, headed over to Speakeasy's pop up Donut party! Disclaimer: this event is all ages from 5 - 7 PM, and then will be 21+ only from 7 - 9 PM closing.  There'll be delicious donuts paired with craft cocktails for the adults to enjoy! 

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5.  Herbal Gifts Workshop at the Stevens - Coolidge Place in North Andover, Mass

Where: Stevens - Coolidge Place

When: November 12th 2 - 3:30 PM 

Botanical Educator & Herbalist Steph Zabel will teach you how to create aromatherapy sprays, syrups, herbal salves & many more tools utilizing plant medicine! This is a perfect way to spend an afternoon for those looking to get in tune with nature, and in an especially creative and inventive way :) 

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6. History Hike through Indian Ridge, Bakers Meadow, and West Parish Meadow in Andover, Mass

Where: Andover 

When: November 12th 12 - 3 PM 

Did you know we have a 200 mile walking trail running through our town? For those just moving to town and wanting to explore their backyards this might be the afternoon for you to do just that! Or even curious long time Andover residents looking for a new perspective on their town would enjoy this event. Local historian Jeff LaFountain will guide the group through these scenic locations 

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7. Star Wars Day at LegoLand in Assembly Row in Boston, Mass

Where: LegoLand 

When:  Sunday 11 AM - 4 PM

The Force awakens at LegoLand this weekend, neato! Build lego model Millenium Falcons & Death Stars, or work as a group to build an 8ft tall Darth Vader lego monument! Keep an eye out for Star Wars mini figures, there'll be a scavenger hunt going on this day along with Lego giveaways and prizes to be won! This event will also feature photo opportunities with master level Lego Star Wars miniatures and take pictures with seasoned Star Wars costumers in full Stormtrooper or Jedi regalia 

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8. Nella Pasta Making Workshop at Boston Public Market in Boston, Mass

Where: Boston Public Market 

When: November 12th 4 - 6 PM

Like any other class at the BPM you'll leave with the knowledge of a pro, this time you'll be learning master techniques from one of the founders of Nella Pasta and creating one of their own seasonal dishes out of the freshest ingredients. There's nothing like fresh warm pasta on a chilly afternoon, and the team at the Massachusetts Wine Shop have come up with the perfect wine pairing for you to enjoy while you learn. Enjoy : ) 

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