Fun things to do during February School Vacation Week

  • Visit North Central

Looking for fun things to do during February School Vacation Week in North Central Massachusetts? Here’s a list of family friendly activities to enjoy during February School Vacation Week.


  • Girls-reading-the-sign-outside-the-visitor-center-From-the-Back-2Take a selfie in front of New England’s largest apple at the Johnny Appleseed Visitor’s Center on Route 2. While there, learn more about Johnny Appleseed, the official folk hero of Massachusetts who was born locally.
  • Visit Cornerstone Ranch in Princeton for a Horse Drawn sleigh or wagon ride.
  • Take advantage of Ice Skating at Wallace Civic Center or Gardner Veteran Arena.
  • Check out the Family Friendly Activities all week in Tata Auditorium at Leominster City Hall. Activities include Indoor Movie Showing, Indoor Drive-In-Movie Night, February Play-Cation Station (The Curious Octopus, Family Bingo and Once Upon a Time.
  • Head over to the Leominster Public Library.  Events during February School Vacation Week include Adventures Live Animal Show, Paint a Balloonicorn with Magic Brush Pottery, Magic with Magician Tommy James, Make Plant Potions with the New England Botanic Garden at Tower Hill and so much more.gardner-chair-img_2664
  • Take the family on scenic drive to see Bicentennial Giant Chair in Gardner, MA. Stopover at the Gardner Ale House for lunch.
  • Head over to Davis BBQ for lunch and visit the Animal Barn.
  • Enjoy quality family time at Fitchburg Art Museum. Have the kids take a glimpse of the past and explore modern pieces.
  • Stopover to the Russian Icons Museum to check out their exhibits. Make sure to check out their family area on the lower level with books, coloring pages and Russian toys.
  • Enjoy Inflatables, Arcade Games and so much more at FunStuff Party Place.
  • Take your family to meet an alpacas and llamas family at Plain View Farm.