The 143rd running of the Brockton Fair takes place from Thursday June 29th 2017 to Sunday July 9th 2017 at the Brockton Fairgrounds, Belmont St., Brockton MA. There is something for everyone in the family to see and enjoy.
Thrilling rides with Reithoffer Shows
Sea Lion Splash
Emerson Farm Exotic Petting Zoo
A Grizzly Experience
Scott’s Future of Magic Show
Fireworks on July 1st, 3rd, 4th and 8th
Check out the daily calendar and hours for the fair
The 44th annual Braintree 4th of July celebration will be held on Saturday July 1st! It is a fun filled day for the whole family including a parade, a carnival and fireworks. (check out the whole fireworks schedule)
The day-long family friendly event kicks off with a Stars and Stripes Parade; followed by a Food Truck Festival, activities and games, pony rides, live entertainment and more, before culminating with one of the biggest fireworks displays south of Boston
THE STARS AND STRIPES PARADE STEPS OFF AT 11:45AM
The parade begins in the parking lot of the Registry of Motor Vehicles/Bayshore Athletic Club (14 Plain Street), takes a right out of the parking lot onto Plain St and then a quick right onto Hancock St and proceeds north on Hancock St through South Braintree Square, continues straight as Hancock St becomes Washington St and ends at the Hollis School, 482 Washington St, Braintree.
Best views for performances for the various acts will be in front of Braintree Town Hall and The Thayer Public Library located on Washington St.
A “food truck rodeo” will be held at Braintree High School, 128 Town St, Braintree, during the celebration program beginning at 2 PM after the parade has concluded. Over 25 diverse food trucks from all over New England will be on hand to offer something for everyone’s appetite. Each truck will offer a variety of menu price options with three different levels that can fit into any family’s budget.
Family entertainment All-ages activities and attractions from pony rides and games, to fortune tellers, are planned throughout the day and evening.
Singer/songwriter Kristen Merlin, a finalist on NBC’s Season 6 of The Voice, will headline the live entertainment, which includes musical acts appealing to all generations, leading up to the 10 p.m. fireworks display at Braintree High School.
10:00 PM Fireworks display Sponsored by Liberty Bay Credit Union! Producing our fireworks display is RS Fireworks. This will be one of the best fireworks display in the 43 year history of the Braintree July 4th Celebration Committee in honor of the 240th Anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence!
The 3rd annual Stoughton Day is from 11 am to 3pm on . Saturday, June 24, at the West Elementary Complex. It is a free event but they are asking everyone bring a can food donation for the food pantry.
Meet Pat Patriot!
Fresh from the SUPER BOWL win! Meet Pat Patriot from 12p-2pm at the Eastern Bank Booth! Proudly Brought to you by Eastern Bank! Bouncy Houses
Bouncy Houses will be open throughout day. There will be a 4 and under, a 5 and over and an obstacle course!
KnuckleBones Play Space
NEW for 2017! We are excited to bring the KnuckleBones Play Space! Play all your favorite outdoor games like cornhole, ladderball, bocce, volleyball, slacklines, badminton and more! Games perfect for all ages.
The Petting Zoo will be open throughout the whole day. Meet baby goats, bunnies, a piglet, Silkie chickens, ducks, chicks and ducklings, from Animal Affair!
Grab a piece of paper, select your colors and create your work of art! Check out the Spin Art station next to the Kiddie Academy Booth and take home a souvenir– made by you!
Proudly Sponsored by the Village Shoppes of Canton!
Sticky Soccer is the latest sports craze this year! Score big points using soccer balls that stick to the goalie on the inflatable net. See how many points you can score using our inflatable soccer net!
Roaming Railroad Train Rides
Take a ride on the Roaming Railroad– the Trackless Train! The train will take you on a ride around the field!
Fun Bus of the South Shore
The South Shore Mass FUN BUS comes equipped with a tumbling wedge, slides, a vaulting mat, parallel bar, basketball net, trampoline, giant donut, rock wall, balance beam, a punching bag, rope ladder and more. While on board for the 60 minutes, the children’s activities consist of tumbling, sliding, hanging, flipping, jumping, crawling, climbing, balancing, rolling-you name it, they can do it!
Pony Rides will be available throughout the day! Ponies are from Animal Affair
Hula Hoop, Sack Racing and More!
Stop by the National Phyiscal Therapy Booth to enter one of our contests– are you the best Hula Hooper? How are your Sack Racing Skills?