Circus, Comedy, Films, Fitness, One Boston Day, Tough Ruck, Battle of the Badges, and a skydiving Easter Bunny!

April 15 - April 16

April 14, 2017

Saturday April 15 & Sunday April 16

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME

DCU Center

John Hancock Sports and Fitness Expo

If you do want to catch a case of marathon fever, head to the annual John Hancock Sports and Fitness Expo. Runners, fitness enthusiasts, and the general public can enjoy more than 200 exhibits showcasing the newest fitness products, services, and technology, as well as seminars from industry elites. The expo is also the place where runners can pick up their official numbers for Monday’s race, so you can expect the entire Hynes Convention Center to be abuzz with marathon excitement. (Friday, April 14 to Sunday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Hynes Convention Center, Boston; free; all ages)

Cambridge Science Festival

As part of the Cambridge Science Festival, the Brattle Theatre is holding a weekend-long marathon of films that celebrate all things alien. The theater will show both classics, like The Iron Giant, and new flicks, including multiple screenings of 2016’s critically acclaimed Arrival. Tickets are available for advanced purchase for all screenings for $11 each. (Friday, April 14 to Sunday, April 16 at various times; Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, $11 per ticket; all ages)​

Saturday April 15


Comedian Bob Marley

Blue Ocean Music Hall, Salisbury

Tough Ruck 2017

Come out and cheer on Team WAAF along the Battle Road Trail in Lexington & Concord, starts at 7am

Benefits the Military Friends Foundation

Battle of the Badges

Warrior Ice Arena 1:30p

Boston Bruins present 2017 Battle of the Badges hockey game featuring Boston Police

Hockey Club vs Boston Fire Hockey Club taking place on Saturday, April 15th 1:30 PM at

Warrior Ice Arena.  The game is open to the public and voluntary donations accepted at

the door.  Proceeds to benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation, Cops for Kids with Cancer

and The Boston Firefighters Burn Foundation.

Sunday April 16

Skydiving Easter Bunny and Egg Hunt

 Sunday, April 16 — Starts: 2:00 pm

Jumptown invites you to joins us for the annual Easter Bunny Jump and Community Easter Egg Hunt.

The Easter Bunny will be skydiving into the landing area at 2pm sharp to kick off the Easter Egg Hunt.

Oh...and she loves having her photo taken with the kids. See you Sunday. Happy Easter.

Monday April 17

Today is Marathon Monday in Boston!