- TripBuzz found 564 things to do with kids in or near Lawrence, Massachusetts, including 559 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Lowell, Cambridge and Boston.
- From Imajine That to Show Baseball & Softball Academy, the Lawrence area offers 115 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, National & State Parks and Parks.
- A manufacturing community in Massachusetts, Lawrence is home to both a shoe and medical supply plant. The city further has a rich history in American Literature with poet Robert Frost residing and even publishing his early works from Lawrence. Located on the Merrimack River, Lawrence offers a growing parks and recreation program with the development of a parkway connecting outdoor spaces citywide.
Checkered Flag Indoor Karting is an indoor kart racing facility that has electric karts operating up to 30MPH for experienced racers and up 18MPH for younger racers. They also have a Mini Cup Track for racers 4-9 years old.
Since 1971, Brooks School Day Camp has been providing summer camping experiences for children ages 4-18 on their 250 acres of landscape. Counselor training programs are available, as well as Soccer lessons and an aquatic school.
A family entertainment center, Cedarland Fun Center features a climbing wall, an overhead rope course and two 18-hole miniature golf courses. The center also provides batting cages, party hosting and a concession area with food and drinks.
Festival friendly Smolak Farm is an outdoor venue that provides educational tours and plentiful activities. Farm stand and ice cream stand are available in addition to animals, seasonal hay rides and an autumn classic car show.
Ward Reservation is a unique 700-acre natural area that is located in Andover, Massachusetts. Ten miles of trails offer hikers and birders the chance to explore the varied landscape which features woodlands, creeks and swamps.
Chunky's Cinema Pub is a combination movie theater and restaurant. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Chunky's features a gluten-free menu. Movies are first-run Hollywood fare for the most part, with occasional sporting events and special features.
The Bay Circuit Trail (BCT) is a trail system that links outlying communities, parks and other green space areas. The pathway, used primarily or hiking, is an approximately 200-mile long greenway corridor. The BCT currently connects 57 Boston area communities.