Harding House Happenings Blog

Experience the natural, historical and cultural riches of Cambridge and Boston while enjoying the hospitality, service and comfortable lodging at Harding House B&B.

Our Harding House Happenings team knows Cambridge and the surrounding areas. Through our local networks we find the best events, quirky and new, world class and traditional.  Enjoy our travel tips, personal recommendation and resources. We are always happy to hear about what you need and want to know before you visit or after your stay in Our Fair City!
During your stay at Harding House, our knowledgeable Front Desk staff is there to offer additional information.

Harding House Happenings

What better way to warm up?

For those needing to warm up a bit, there could not be a better place to go then the annual “Some Like it Hot Chili Cook Off” taking place in early February in Harvard Square.    Not only a great way to warm up, but a true

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Sparkle in December

With Sparklefest already underway it is easy to see why Harvard Square literally shines this time of year.   Sparklefest features so many activities that we couldn’t possibly list them all, but have tried to highlight a few of our favorites. The month gets off to a

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November happenings…

Music, food and out of this world experiences are just a few of things Harvard Square has to offer this November. The Fourth Annual Folk Music History Month in Harvard Square will feature live music, lectures and special movie events at various venues across Harvard Square all

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October is upon us!

It’s Autumn in New England! Time to grab your pumpkin  coffee, donut, muffin, bread, or pie and get going on those wonderful fall adventures. This October starts off with a twist– “Sun Day on a Saturday” at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics offers a chance for the

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Cool September Days

After another long, lazy, sticky summer, the cooler air of September seems to wake us all up and reminds us to dust offer our collective social calendars. This weekend gets things moving in Harvard Square with the New England Americana Festival. With five venues and three nights

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Music festival in Harvard Square…

In June Harvard Square becomes filled with the sound of music! The annual Make Music Harvard Square/Fete de la Musique  features more than 70 musicians representing a broad spectrum of music from folk to classical. Inspired by the annual street music festival in Paris, this event is

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River Festival!!

One of our favorite events of the year is occurring this weekend! Saturday, June 2nd is the Cambridge River Festival. This  mile long street fair running along the Charles River between JFK St. and Western Ave on Memorial Dr connecting Harvard and Central Squares attracts 200,000 people

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