If you’re looking for charming not-your-run-of-the-mill birthday ideas in Boston to make lasting memories, you’re in the right place!
Whether you want a grand bucket list experience or you’re simply unsure of how to celebrate, don’t forget—you live in Boston and New England is your backyard! There’s no better place to usher in another year around the sun for yourself or a loved one. Whether you want to celebrate in the city or get out of it for the big hurrah, here are some of our favorite ideas for the best Boston birthday.
1.Relax at a Candlelight Concert with medleys of your favorite tunes
Why light a dozen candles when you can light thousands on your birthday? Candlelight Concerts stunningly sparkle in Boston landmarks with thousands upon thousands of gentle flameless candles creating a warming ambiance and not to mention a stunning backdrop for your birthday pictures! There are so many unique Candlelight Concert renditions to pick from in Boston:
As a gifter you can also opt to buy your birthday pal a Candlelight Concert gift card!
2. Get a celebratory piece of ‘forever jewelry’ zapped to your body
Some people want a more permanent memory for their birthday and getting fine jewelry zapped to your wrist, ankle, neck, or finger is a lovely twist on the classic jewelry gift. Brave Daughters specializes in ‘forever jewelry’ welded to your body so it never falls off and stays with you forever. customize your piece with charms for the ultimate memory.
3. Rent a New Hampshire chalet ‘in the clouds’ with friends and family
Live among the clouds with family and friends. You can rent out this gorgeous chalet and spend your mornings watching the sun rise and throw a party as the sun goes down.
4. Play captain for the day on your own electric boat as you cruise the Boston Harbor
Boston Electric Boats offer two unique boating experiences along the Boston Harbor. Boats fit up to 12 people so you can have your party at sea! The ‘Be Your Own Captain’ experience allows you to steer the boat(tis easy as everything is pre-programed and top speeds are 6 mph) or you can opt for a Captain on board.
5. Take a helicopter ride through the sky at sunset
If you prefer to ride in the sky for your birthday, Helicopter Tour Boston is just a 50 minute drive from the city. You and a guest can ride in a private helicopter as you tour the city. Go at sunset for the best views ever!
6. Relax at an amazing spa in Boston
Like we need an excuse to hit the spa? Your birthday is the perfect time to hit reset and treat yourself to some R+R. We love Haven Beauty because you’ll be able to tune into everything your body needs-a sauna session, massage, facial, and even a hair refresh!