Events

 


GALA EVENTS

 

october 14
SENSE-ATION! GALA
6 p.m., Tickets: $500. Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston. Gala to benefit the Mass. Eye and Ear Curing Kids Fund. 617-573-4335; masseyeandear.org.

 

october 17
WINE AND WISHES
6–8 p.m., $75 p.p. Winter Garden Atrium, 2 Seaport Ln., Boston. Tasting event for young professionals. Includes fine wine, whiskey and spirits, light fare, auction, and raffle. Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island. 617-367-9474; klayton@massri.wish.org; massri.wish.org.

 

october 23
THE ELLIS BOSTON ANTIQUES SHOW GALA PREVIEW
5:30–8:30 p.m., Tickets: $250. The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston. 617-695-9307; ellismemorial.org.

 

october 25
NEW ENGLAND FALL GALA - MASQUERADE BALL
7 p.m., Tickets: $175. Boston Marriott, Cambridge, Mass. Children’s Tumor Foundation. For more information contact Kristine Poirier 617-456-4707 or kpoirier@ctf.org.

 

november 1
25TH ANNIVERSARY GRAND GALA CELEBRATION - AN EVENING OF STARS
$150 p.p. The Pawtucket Armory, Pawtucket, R.I. Black Tie optional. Serving families of critically ill children. Note: A block of rooms are reserved at the Providence Biltmore Hotel with shuttle service to and from the Gala. 401-274-4447; rmhprovidence.org.

 

november 8
MAKE-A-WISH® ~ EVENING OF WISHES
Individual Tickets: $200. Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, R.I. Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island. 401-781-9474; massri.wish.org.

 

november 13-16
18TH ANNUAL BOSTON INTERNATIONAL FINE ART SHOW
Gala Preview: Thurs. evening 5:30–8:30 p.m. The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the Arts, 539 Tremont St., Boston. 617-363-0405; fineartboston.com.

 

november 21
SHADES OF HOPE GALA
6 p.m. The Four Seasons Hotel, Boston. Room reservations/early booking recommended. “Education, prevention, and support for the most serious form of skin cancer.” 617-351-2074; shelby.spector@fourseasons.com; mfne.org.

 

 

 

MANSIONS & GARDENS

 

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NEWPORT MANSIONS SERVANT LIFE TOUR
Offered hourly from 10 a.m.–4 p.m., adults $15, ages 6–17, $5. The Elms, Newport, R.I. newportmansions.org.

 

october 5
FALL FOLIAGE WALK
1–2:30 p.m., $5. Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, 101 Ferry Road, (Rt. 114), Bristol, R.I. With Assistant Grounds Manager Dan Christina. Please register. 401-253-2707; blithewold.org.

 

 

 

MUSEUMS

 

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NEW BEDFORD WHALING MUSEUM
Through Oct., 9 a.m.–5 p.m. daily. 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, Mass. Home of the largest whaling ship model, and five whale skeletons including the rare blue and northern right. whalingmuseum.org.

 

 

 

ART PROGRAMS AND CLASSES

 

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SNOWFARM
5 Clary Rd., Williamsburg, Mass. Days only or overnight inclusive classes offered. Studio workshops in many different disciplines. Classes for beginners to experienced students. 413-268-3101; snowfarm.org.

 

 

 



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