8 Boston startups helping you survive Thanksgiving

November 18, 2016

Thanksgiving is meant to be a holiday that brings friends and families together to enjoy delicious food and company, yet many know it often spirals into a drama-filled boozefest where you learn a little too much about your great aunt’s political beliefs.

Luckily, plenty of Boston-based tech companies can help your Turkey Day run a little bit more smoothly. From food and alcohol delivery to fun and distracting games, we’ve rounded up eight startups that could save you from disaster come Thursday.


If your flight’s significantly delayed but you can’t stomach the idea of staying at your relative’s home another night, Freebird helps travelers skip the line and instantly book a new ticket on any airline at no additional cost. This service can be super useful in the event of a flight cancellation, major delay or missed connection.

Read full article about how Freebird can help you make it home for Thanksgiving at Built in Boston