Celebrate the Season in Boston

Season's Greetings are in full swing in Boston, and we look forward to hosting you at Hotel AKA Back Bay for the holidays. While you relish in your Winter Getaway Exclusive, enjoy the many festive events the city has to offer.

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Cirque Du Solei: 'Twas the Night Before...

As Cirque Du Solei's first-ever Christmas production in New England, 'Twas the Night Before... offers a compelling spin on the classic. The story follows a teenage girl, Isabella, through an acrobatic adventure and winter wonderland to rediscover her Christmas spirit.

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The Seaport is known for bringing new stores and attractions to Boston; this season, they are introducing Snowport. Dressed in its wintry best, the Seaport has holiday shopping, rooftop igloos, and outdoor fun and games. 

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Ice Skating at Frog Pond

In the heart of Boston Common, the Frog Pond Skating Rink is only a short walk or ride from Hotel AKA Back Bay. Skating commences as soon as the pond freezes into an icy oasis and is available daily beginning at 10 am.

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First Night

Ring in the New Year with a celebration of artistic performances from Copley Square to Boston Harbor. Along with fireworks, enjoy musical performances, dancing, cultural and youth performances, and more.

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Boston's Holiday Lights Trail

As you stroll through the city, enjoy Boston aglow with twinkling lights. Shopping throughout Newbury street, dining in North End, and enjoying the breathtaking architecture of Back Bay will invoke festive cheer with string lights and holiday décor.