Top Things to Do with Kids in Greater Lowell This Week

Check our list of top pick attractions, activities and events for families

By Barbara Evangelista, Publisher June 25, 2024

Looking for fun things to do in Greater Lowell with your kids?  Check out our Top Picks for the upcoming week, June 26 to July 3.  We have lots of events and activities on our event calendar in Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Tyngsboro, Dunstable, Lowell, Tewksbury, Westford, Littleton, Groton and beyond.  

NOTE:  This page is updated every Wednesday afternoon.  We have selected events and venues based on the event description but, in most cases, have not attended, so please use your own judgment when choosing events to attend or view.  Age descriptions are provided by the event venue.  If an event is sold out when we're putting together this list, we don't list it here, to prevent disappointment. Be sure to check our event calendar regularly in advance to catch fun events before they sell out!


  1. The July 4th festivities begin on Thursday evening, June 27, with Dracut's Public Safety Night and Fireworks.
  2. On Saturday, celebrate Independence Day in Pepperell with a parade in the morning and music, activities and fireworks in the evening.
  3. Tewksbury's annual July 4th fireworks will take place Tuesday evening, July 2nd, at Livingston Park.
  4. Chelmsford's annual Country Fair and Band Concert kick off Wednesday evening, July 3rd, at 5 PM on Chelmsford common.
  5. Summer Reading programs are kicking off at local libraries with all kinds of fun events!  Check our calendar for details and plan in some reading time every day.
  6. Love outdoor music?  Our Summer Music Guide is updated with all the upcoming band concerts. See The Shakerz in Dunstable on Wednesday evening, 
  7. Farmers Markets are up and running and filled with fresh produce and gourmet items!  Check out the markets in Tewksbury on Thursday, Lowell on Friday, Chelmsford on Saturday, Billerica on Monday, and Westford on Tuesday.
  8. This is the last weekend for the Model Train Exhibit at the Westford Museum. Visit for free from 1-3 PM on Sunday.
  9. Still need camps this summer? Check our Summer Camp Guide for some great options.
  10. Plan the week ahead! Lots of great events throughout the week at our local libraries. Be sure to check out our event calendar this weekend and plan for the week ahead!!!

Check our Events Calendar for More Family Fun in Greater Lowell

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Have a great week!

Barbara Evangelista, Publisher

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