- The list below includes 548 free or cheap things to do in or near Lawrence, Massachusetts, including 110 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Dance Clubs, Pubs and Children's Museums.
- From Den Rock Park to Lawrence Heritage State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lawrence and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lowell, Cambridge, Salem and Boston.
Lawrence Heritage State Park restores historic buildings and offers special exhibits and education about the community's history. The park includes a visitor center, walkway, boathouse, and two recreational parks.
The Show Baseball & Softball Academy is an indoor sports facility that has the goal of providing a safe learning atmosphere for athletes to play in. The facility spans 10,000-sqft and offers individual lessons and clinics.
Educational museum, Imajine That is an interactive children's hall. Complete with larger-than-life dinosaur climbing structure and literacy-friendly 'imagination stations', children aged preschool and up are welcome to engage in a variety of education-related activities.
Offering a variety of Irish specialties, The Claddagh Pub has a selection of beers to choose from, from Irish cider to Kentucky bourbon barrel ale. The pub has a full size stage that features live performances from touring rock bands.
Showcase Cinemas Lawrence is a first-run movie megaplex, with 14 separate screens that typically offer between eight and ten different choices for viewers. The theater makes some of these screens available for private parties, and offers discount admissions on Tuesdays.
A youth baseball facility named after former major league baseball player Carl Thomas, the Carl Thomas Facility includes three well-maintained baseball fields for practice and games. The facility also has restrooms and concession stands.
The Methuen Memorial Music Hall is a grand recital and events facility. Prominent for hosting wedding ceremonies and notable events, the Merry Music Hall Christmas and holiday open house dates are as prominent as the association that supports them.
Located at the Sahara Club Middle-Eastern restaurant and lounge, Jocko's Jazz features nationally and globally-touring jazz musicians and combos every Tuesday night. Jocko's Jazz offers memberships, and features reduced covers for club members.