7 Weird And Wacky Holiday Traditions You’ll Only Get If You’re From Massachusetts

Massachusetts is known for its pretty colonial buildings, charming cobbled streets and beautiful seascapes. With assets like that, Christmas here can feel positively Dickensian. However, we have our fair share of truly strange holiday traditions that might not make sense to anyone from out of state.

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