- TripBuzz found 125 things to do with kids in or near Northampton, Massachusetts, including 111 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Springfield, Amherst, Holyoke and Shelburne Falls.
- From Spare Time Bowling to Norwottuck Rail Trail, the Northampton area offers 91 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, Parks, Bike Paths and Bowling.
- The city of Northampton is located in western Massachusetts. The city is a musical and artistically cultural hotspot in the state, popular with tourists for its various live music venues and festivals held throughout the year. The eclectic selection of ethnic eateries and farmers markets also draws visitors to the area.
The Repertory Theatre is home to the Connecticut Theatre Company, a professional theater group who performs a seasonally-changing variety of shows. The theater hosts a variety of special events and concerts, as well.
Willard Brook State Forest's Trap Falls is a year-round hiking trail and picnic area. The falls area is a three-plunge, side-by-side water fall that allows for guests to recreationally barbecue by fire-pit as desired.
Featuring dance companies, vocal ensembles, and children's theater, The Complex Performing Arts Centre offers a small theater for the community to enjoy performances in. The center also hosts dance classes for children and adults.
A not for profit organization, Leominster Art Center & Gallery focuses on fostering, supporting, and promoting local artists. The center maintains a gallery open to the public, and offers lessons in various kinds of art.
Bristol, Connecticut is home to the American Clock & Watch Museum, the United States' largest museum of its kind. Guests may browse historical exhibits, learn about timepiece construction and research antique or heirloom watches.
The home stadium of the New Britain Rock Cats Minor League Baseball team, New Britain Stadium is outfitted with comfortable amenities, great seats and plenty of convenient parking. The stadium frequently offers discounted concessions and other perks to fans who purchase season tickets.
Doyle Field is a large recreational park offering various outdoor sports and activities. It includes a playground for kids, a football/soccer field complete with bleachers, a lighted baseball field, multiple tennis courts and two running tracks.
More than the average bowling alley, Mason Bowling Center in Leominster, Massachusetts is a must go for families. With miniature golf, arcade games, and billiards to accompany their exquisite lanes, along with ice cream, candy, and snacks is the center for fun.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Prospect Hill Historic District is a district that encompasses 40-blocks of residential neighborhoods. The district has a total of 993 contributing buildings.