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Things to do in Boston: Boston Hotels Such as The Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers Welcome Guests to The Small Business Expo, Boston Fashion Week and Other Top Events

September 24, 2013 Destination North America No Comments Email Email

A chill is in the air, and the leaves are turning from green to lovely hues of gold, red and orange. Fall is a great time to visit Boston, and there are many things to do in Boston during the month of October.

This list includes a few of the top October Events and Activities. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers – A Boston Hotel has impressive special offers to entice fall visitors. View offer details >

Small Business Expo BPP_Presidential
When: October 17, 2013
Where: Hynes Convention Center | 900 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02115
Call: 212-404-2345
Some of the things to do in Boston in October include trade shows and business expos. This Boston event is one of the country’s most well-attended nationwide business networking events. Attendees will meet and share ideas with other business owners, browse the exhibit hall for the latest products and services and attend informative workshops and seminars.

Boston Fashion Week
When: September 27 through October 5, 2013
Where: Various locations
This event began in 1995 as a way to showcase the work of local designers. Boston Fashion Week includes runway shows, parties and other fashion related events. Most events are open to the public.

Ellis Boston Antique Show
When: October 24 through October 27, 2013
Where: Boston Center for the Arts | 539 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
Call: 617-426-5000
Shopping is a favorite thing to do in Boston, and the Ellis Boston Antique Show is an opportunity to buy estate jewelry, fine art, antique furniture and other items from more than 40 of the top antique dealers. The show is open to the public and is very popular with designers and retail buyers.

49th Head of the Charles Regatta
When: October 19 through October 20, 2013
Where: Charles River | 2 Gerry’s Landing Road Cambridge, MA 02138
Call: 617-868-6200
Rowing teams practicing on the Charles River is an iconic Boston image. The Head of the Charles Regatta is a popular Boston event that draws more than 300,000 spectators who come to watch some of the world’s best rowing teams compete in dozens of races.

Ghosts & Gravestones Tour
Call: 617-269-3626
This tour explores some of the most haunted spots in the city. Costumed guides will tell scary tales and special effects and reenactments will help bring these stories to life. While the tours are available all year, October is the best time to enjoy this spooky activity.

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