Summer Fun Guide for Families and Kids in Greater Lowell

By Tessa D'Ippolito, Publisher June 1, 2022

Updated for 2022 

We've put together a list of all the fun local things to do and places to go this summer! As always, keep in mind that this edition of Macaroni Kid focuses on Greater Lowell, including Lowell, Chelmsford, Westford, Tyngsboro, Littleton, Groton, Billerica, Tewksbury and Dracut. There are tons of activities outside our area but this list is about keeping it LOCAL, EASY and FUN!




FESTIVALS AND ANNUAL EVENTS (details on our event calendar)

June 18: Strawberry & Arts Fest

June 19: Juneteenth Celebration

June 19: 3rd Annual Juneteenth Block Party

July 3-4: Chelmsford County Fair 

July 4: Chelmsford July 4th Parade

July 5: Groton July 4th Celebration & Fireworks 

July 29 - 31: Lowell Folk Festival

July 30: Billerica Block Party 

August 26-28: Middlesex County 4-H Fair 

August 29: Tyngsboro Block Party by the Bridge

SUMMER MUSIC (details on our event calendar and on our Summer Music Guide)

  • Chelmsford Community Band Concerts on the Common
  • Billerica Concerts on the Common
  • Dunstable Concerts on the Common
  • Lowell Summer Music Series
  • Lowell Free Fun For Kids Concerts
  • MacKay Library Summer Concerts
  • Summer Concerts at Good Pickin' Farm
  • Tyler Park Concerts
  • Pepperell Summer Concerts


Get the wiggles out at...

Get creative...

Learn something new at...

Stay cool...

See a movie...

Read a book...



Pick your own...

Visit a playground...

In your community...

In your backyard...

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