What comes to mind when you think of New England in the fall? Foliage, apple picking, apple cider flavored everything, craft beer, and lobstah rolls – the ultimate New Englander package. When visiting Woburn, Massachusetts in the fall, you can have an authentic New England experience without even having to leave the city. From the local’s Boston accents to the fall festivities, if you want to feel like a true New Englander, definitely put Woburn on your vacation list for autumn.
All Things Apples
When in Massachusetts during the fall, there is no way to escape apples. They are everywhere and in everything and no New Englander complains. If you need to satisfy your craving for some Granny Smiths, Galas, or McIntoshes make your way over to Paris Brothers Farm. Voted a Woburn neighborhood favorite since 2017, it is guaranteed to check everything off of your New England fall festivities list.
You’ll have the opportunity to pick your own apples or eat as many as you can. Enjoy some steaming apple cider donuts, and wash them down with some apple cider. Once you’re all apple-ed out, finish the afternoon by taking some pictures at the pumpkin patch.
Burgers and Brews
Beer lovers can indulge in some of the finest craft brews in the country when visiting New England. Lord Hobo is one of Woburn’s prized breweries that has been serving locals and tourists unforgettable New England-style IPAs for almost a decade. With a core lineup of seven year-round beers and an ever-rotating selection of exciting and boundary-pushing ales and lagers, Lord Hobo is definitely a must-go spot in Woburn.
Also on your list to visit should be Woburn Village. A recently built outdoor marketplace with a plethora of shopping stores and restaurants. One restaurant that you can’t miss is Tavern in the Square. With a menu filled to the brim with delicious New England/American cuisine and a fully stocked bar, you can’t go wrong with any of their items.
Their meaty signature Tavern Burger is served on a classic potato bun and doused in their secret sauce. Enjoy this delicacy and many others that they offer on the rooftop bar of the restaurant for a gorgeous view and unforgettable experience.
Let’s Get Some Lobstah
Also located at Woburn Village, Surf Woburn is the ultimate spot to grab a mouth-watering lobster roll. With a perfectly buttered bun, and slathered in mayonnaise, this is as close as you can get to devouring the flawless New England staple. Locals have claimed Surf Woburn’s lobster roll as the signature and best in the area so make sure you don’t miss out!
When visiting the Greater Merrimack Valley in the fall, definitely add Woburn to your list if it isn’t already on there. Experience a true New England-style autumn, and fall in love with all the seasonal festivities you can be a part of while in Woburn.