South Shore Labor Day Weekend Events Sat Sept 5th, Sun Sept 6th & Mon Sept 7th

Labor Day weekend is here!  A nice 3 day weekend to unwind before the craziness of all things of school and sports activities Check out the Fall Bucket List of fun things do 

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Captain John’s Whale Watching discount tickets good thru October 

 MaGoo’s Ice Cream Company – 18 Holes of Mini Golf with a Medium Ice Cream Cone, or a Kids’ Party Package

KidZone Norwell  – 5 Drop-In Open Play Bounce Passes  for $30 over 50% off

F1 Outdoors – Spend a Day Kart Racing in East Bridgewater 

Boston Duck tour discount tickets 

LegoLand Boston discount tickets only $15.95

 

Disney on Ice Tickets coming up in November 

Whole Foods  Win $500 gift card 

 

Huntersbrook Stable – Saddle Up: One-Hour Horseback Riding Lesson in Norwell — Perfect for Adults and Children Alike

 

Saturday September 5, 2015:

East Middleboro 4-H Labor Day weekend Fair 2015 (8:00 am)

Home Depot Kids Workshop South of Boston (9:00 am)

South Shore Natural Science Center Norwell MA  Open Hours 9-5pm

Apple Picking South of Boston (10:00 am)

First Saturday Plymouth 10:00am 

Open Barnyard at Weir River Farm in Hingham MA (10:00 am)

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kingston MA (10:00 am)

Edaville Railroad USA & Thomas Land Carver MA (10:00 am)

South Shore Children Museum in Hanover Mall (10:00 am)

KidZone – Norwell Open Play 10-6pm  Discount passes available

Pump N Jump Kingston collection Open play hours 10am-9:30pm  Discount passes available

King Richard’s Faire 2015 in Carver MA (10:30 am)

Phantom Gourmet Junk Food Jam Labor Day Weekend 2015 in Mendon MA (11:00 am)

Bass Pro Shops – Labor Day Hometown Festival Patriot Place Foxboro 12pm

Fireworks Cruise on Boston Harbor 

Sunday  September 6, 2015:

East Middleboro 4-H Labor Day weekend Fair 2015 (8:00 am)

Apple Picking South of Boston (10:00 am)

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kingston MA (10:00 am)

Edaville Railroad USA & Thomas Land Carver MA (10:00 am)

KidZone – Norwell Open Play 10-6pm  Discount passes available

South Shore Children Museum in Hanover Mall (10:00 am)

King Richard’s Faire 2015 in Carver MA (10:30 am)

 

 

 

Pump N Jump Kingston collection Open play hours 11am-6pm

Phantom Gourmet Junk Food Jam Labor Day Weekend 2015 in Mendon MA (11:00 am)

Bass Pro Shops – Labor Day Hometown Festival Patriot Place Foxboro 12pm

Monday Labor Day  September 7, 2015:

Apple Picking South of Boston (10:00 am)

King Richard’s Faire 2015 in Carver MA (10:30 am)

Phantom Gourmet Junk Food Jam Labor Day Weekend 2015 in Mendon MA (11:00 am)

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kingston MA (12:00 pm)

Carousel Family Fun Center Roller skating Customer appreciation day free admission 2-4pm

South of Boston Kids Fall Bucket List 2015

Fall is here and that means alot of fun!   It is my favorite season and luckily for families South of Boston there is plenty to do!     Make sure you subscribe to our updates to keep up to date on family events on the South Shore

 

  1. FallbucketlistGo Apple Picking 
  2. Soule Harvest Festival in Middleboro in September
  3. Make Leaf Art
  4. Go on a  Hay Ride
  5. Have a photo shoot in a leaf pile
  6. Create beautiful Fall Mixed Media pieces
  7. Have a s’mores bonfire
  8. Make caramel apples with your bounty from apple picking
  9. Go pumpkin picking
  10. Make  pumpkin cookies
  11. Go Fall Camp at….. fill in
  12. Take a nature walk at Ames Nowell  or Worlds End  and go leaf peeping
  13.  Make a Fall Tree Centerpiece
  14. Visit the Endless summer festival in Hull
  15. Make an apple pie deliver to somone who is under the weather, or in need of some cheering up.
  16. Take a  scenic Family bike ride at Borderland State Park in Easton
  17. Make Corn Prints or Apple Prints
  18. Carve a pumpkin
  19. See a joust at King Richard ‘s Fair 
  20.  Visit a haunted house
  21. Go to a High school football game and tailgate
  22. Attend a Harvest or Fall festival on the South Shore
  23. Make a Pine cone owl craft
  24. Attend a Family Friendly Oktoberfest
  25. Attend a story time at a new place like Magic  Beans  or the  South Shore Children’s Museum in Hanover
  26. Go to a craft fair
  27. Roast Pumpkin seeds
  28. Do a nature scavenger  hunt
  29. Watch Halloween movies for a day
  30. Jump High  at Skyzone Kingston 
  31. Attend a Halloween Party
  32. Boo the Zoo at Buttonwood Zoo
  33. Visit a magic Halloween castle at  Castle Island
  34. Create some fall magic at Claychick in Plymouth
  35.  Make a Paint Stick Scarecrow.
  36.  Get lost in a corn maze
  37. Visit the corn festival at South Shore natural science center
  38. Take a boat ride out the Boston Harbor Islands 
  39. Visit Pumpkins Aglow at Edaville Railroad 
  40. Attend the South Shore Irish Music festival
  41. Paint a Pumpkin
  42. Try a themed fun run 5k themed or one of the many local charity runs 

Phantom Gourmet Junk Food Jam Labor Day Weekend 2015 in Mendon MA

The Phantom Gourmet will be holding  Junk Food Jam will be holding Saturday, Sunday, and Monday of Labor Day weekend, Saturday September 5th, Sunday September 6th and Monday September 7th   11AM to 5:45PM at the Mendon Twin Drive-In,  They will   serve up the craziest, tastiest, phattest menu ever! junk_food_jam_logo_cropped

Potato Heaven will features several kinds of fries from German to Hamburger & Cheese Fries. Pig Plaza is everything bacon. Fried Sensations include fried mac & Cheese and Deep Fried Corn. Fried Indulgence is frying up all your favorite candy bars…and Twinkies. And there’s more: Ice Cream, Fried Dough, we could keep going and going, but we don’t want to make you salivate any more than you already are.

They ll have fun music playing all day, and we’ll serve up plenty of cold beer under our giant MENDOME tent. There will also be Kiddleland where there will be a giant inflatable slide and other great rides.

$5 per vehicle includes parking and admission for everyone in your vehicle. The first 100 vehicle to arrive at the box office, per day, are free (food & drink not included),

Potato Heaven
German Fries
Texas Twisters
French Fries
Garbage Fries— hamburger, cheese, toppings
Volcano Fries — drizzled with chili and cheese

Pig Plaza (everything bacon)
Bacon Dog
Widowmaker (turkey leg wrapped in bacon)
Bacon dipped in Chocolate
Pig Pile – Pulled Pork, Bacon, cheese

Fried Sensations
Fried Mac & Cheese
Jalapeno Poppers
Mozzarella Stix
Deep Fried Corn
Chicken Fingers

Fried Indulgence
Fried – Snickers
Klondike bars
Milky Way
Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
Butter
Twinkies
Oreo’s
Cheesecake
Peanut Butter and Jelly
Whoopie Pie
Apple Pie
Coke
Dark Red Cherry’s — “don’t forget to spit the pit”
Funnel Cake
Fried Dough
Ice Cream

Mendon Twin Drive-In
35 Milford St, Mendon, Massachusetts 01756

East Middleboro 4-H Labor Day weekend Fair 2015

The 66th annual East Middleboro 4-H fair will be held on Labor Day weekend Saturday September 5th  and Sunday  September 6th   at the 4 H fairgrounds. It is great family friendly event that kids and parents to enjoy! There is no admission or parking fee, just come and enjoy the day. east middlebor 4h fair

There are no amusement rides, but there is much to do. Join us on Saturday afternoon for our popular country auction. Or watch the animal costume parade followed by the tractor parade on Saturday. The country store (rummage sale) and book tents are open throughout the fair and a variety of great food is available including our famous chicken barbecue Sunday afternoon!

In the schoolhouse 4–H members display their many talents as they compete for ribbons. In the morning come for breakfast and stay to watch one of the many animal shows. Our 4–H members care for and work with their animals all year, come and see what they have accomplished.

The East Middleboro Fair is sponsored and presented solely by volunteers. Most of our volunteers are members of the East Middleboro Community Committee or 4–H members and their families.

 

Saturday September 5th
8am Fair Opens
Country Store Opens
8am-10am Breakfast Served
9:30am Rabbit Show – Rabbit Tent
9:45am Welcoming Ceremony
Registration for Open Cribbage Tournament
10am-12pm Dog Show
10am Open Cribbage Tournament
12:00 Noon Country Kitchen Opens
12pm Swine Show – Pole Barn
1pm Poultry Showmanship
2:15pm Pie Eating Contest
2:45pm Scholarship Recognition
3pm-6:30pm Auction
4:30pm Tractor Parade
6:30pm Fair Closes
Sunday September 6th
8am Non-Denominational Worship Service and Blessings of the Animals
9:00am Registration for Briggs Memorial Horseshoe Tournament
9am-12pm Breakfast Served
10:30am Goat Show
12pm Sheep Show
TBA Corn Husking Contest
TBA Open Family Games
1:30pm Beef and Dairy Show
2-5pm Chicken BBQ
3pm Open Children’s and Animal Costume Parade
6:30p Animals Released

4-H is the largest out of school educational youth program in the world. The 4-H Youth and Family Development Program (known simply as 4-H) is a program of the United States Department of Agriculture, the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and the County Government. At the local level the clubs are led by qualified, adult volunteer leaders. The East Middleboro 4-H organization has grown throughout it’s over sixty years. The East Middleboro 4-H Community Committee is made up of leaders, junior leaders, former leaders, and club members. It serves as a coordinating body for the local activities. “The Fabulous Fifties”, so named because the group was organized in 1950, assists in the maintenance of the school house and grounds, helps in many ways during the fair and sponsors a scholarship for an East Middleboro 4-H youth going on to school whose family has contributed time and effort to East Middleboro 4-H.

4-H Grounds, 183 Thompson St. (Route 105), Middleboro, MA 02346

 

South Shore Weekend Events Saturday August 29th and Sunday August 30th 2015

Happy August weekend for us it is the last weekend before school starts up again  There is a ton of fun on the weekend calendar.  Fall will be here before you know and one of our favorite activities Apple picking    Enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card for the Back to school survey 

Make sure you subscribe to our updates to keep up to date on family events on the South Shore 

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Captain John’s Whale Watching discount tickets good thru October 

 MaGoo’s Ice Cream Company – 18 Holes of Mini Golf with a Medium Ice Cream Cone, or a Kids’ Party Package

KidZone Norwell  – 5 Drop-In Open Play Bounce Passes  for $30 over 50% off

F1 Outdoors – Spend a Day Kart Racing in East Bridgewater 

Boston Duck tour discount tickets 

 

LegoLand Boston discount tickets only $15.95

Marvel Universe LIVE! Superhero Action Spectacular discount tickets available end of August

$45 Tickets for Patriot Pre season game on Sept 3rd 

Disney on Ice Tickets coming up in November 

Whole Foods  Win $500 gift card 

Back to school recipes & coupons from General Mills  

 Get a $1.00 off coupon and enter for a chance to win 3 boxes of Sara Lee snacks and a reusable lunch bag.

Huntersbrook Stable – Saddle Up: One-Hour Horseback Riding Lesson in Norwell — Perfect for Adults and Children Alike

Saturday   August 29, 2015 things to do 

Great Feast of the Holy Ghost Portuguese Festival 2015 in Fall River MA (9:30 am)

South Shore Natural Science Center Norwell MA  Open Hours 9-5pm

KidZone – Norwell Open Play 10-6pm  Discount passes available

Open Play at the South Shore Children’s Museum Hanover Mall 10am

 

Edaville Railroad USA & Thomas Land Carver MA (10:00 am)

Pump N Jump Kingston collection Open play hours 10am-9:30pm  Discount passes available

 

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kingston MA (10:00 am)

Downtown Plymouth Waterfront Festival 2015 (10:30 am)

Grand Opening of SouthField Street Hockey Rink with Bruins Alumni 11am  Family fun day with alumni game at 1pm

Whole food Weymouth Back to school day `11am

Downtown Brockton Art & Music Festival 11am 

Marshfield Fair 2015 (12:00 pm)

Back to School Bully Seminar at South Shore Tae Kwon Do Rockland 12pm

 

Sunday August 30, 2015 things to do

KidZone – Norwell Open Play 10-6pm 

Edaville Railroad USA & Thomas Land Carver MA (10:00 am)

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kingston MA (10:00 am)

Open Play at the South Shore Children’s Museum Hanover Mall 10am

 

South Shore Natural Science Center Norwell MA Open play 11am-5pm

Pump N Jump Kingston collection Open play hours 11am-6pm

 

Marshfield Fair 2015 (12:00 pm)

Great Feast of the Holy Ghost Portuguese Festival 2015 in Fall River MA (12:00 pm)

Free Sunday night Summer concerts 2015 in Abington MA (6:00 pm)