Day 927 Patriot Place Ocean Spray Fall Harvest Celebration 2014 in Foxboro MA

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The Patriot Place Ocean Spray  Fall Harvest Celebration will be held on Saturday October 25th from 10am-4pm in Foxboro MA .   Bring the family and enjoy our great events such as cranberry festival :  pumpkin painting, hay rides, face painting, live music and more!


Fall Harvest Hayrides

Located behind Bass Pro Shops: 10am-4pm


Face Painting

Located outside of Alex and Ani: 12pm-4pm

Alakazam Human Knot performs live!

12:00 noon – 3:00 PM

Located in front of 5 Wits


New England Revolution Zone


Stop by the New England Revolution Fan Zone! Located outside of Red Robin.

Revs Girls & Slyde photo-ops
Bounce House
The Battalion will have Cornhole & Xbox with the new FIFA 15 going.


Human Scarecrow Statue

Located outside of Life is good: 12pm-3pm

Leaf Rubbing Craft
Leaf Rubbing Craft with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM in the Patriot Place Activity Center

Live Music by Adam Rice

Located across from Victoria’s Secret: 12pm-2pm

Pat Patriot & New England Patriot Cheerleaders

: 12:00pm – 2:00 PM; roaming throughout Patriot Place


Pumpkin Painting

Located across from CBS Scene overlooking Gillette Stadium: 12pm *While supplies last.


Taste of Patriot Place
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Enjoy a Taste of Patriot Place located outside these participating restaurants:

Bar Louie

Blue Fin Lounge


CBS Scene


Red Robin




Splitsville Luxury Lanes

Day 926 Everwood Day Camp Halloween Family 2014 in Sharon MA

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The 5th Annual Halloween Family Festival will be held Sunday October 26th from 11am-2:30pm  at Everwood Day Camp in Sharon MA. This is great family friendly event that is FREE!

This  year’s event will have  lots of great activities for kids of all ages including arts and crafts, hay rides, face painting, carnival games, food trucks, a visit from  favorite Magician, Todd Miggliacci and much more! Kids can wear  costume and “Trick or Treat” through the  added Family Vendor Fair!


Some the of the day’s entertainment will include



Face Painting

Horse Drawn Hay Ride

Todd Miggliacci- Magician

Hula Hooping

Arts and Crafts



Joe’s Crazzy Critters


FOOD VENDORS: (there will be a charge for food)

Fire N’ Slice

Wicked Good Kettle Corn

Chubby ChickPea

Crescent Ridge Dairy

Chicken on the Road

Everwood Day Camp

125 Lakeview Street,
Sharon, MA 02067


Day 925 Marshfield Fairground Oktoberfest & Carnival 2014

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The Marshfield Fairgrounds will be hosting a fun Oktoberfest Celebration and carnival October 24-26th and October 31st-November 2nd weekends. This will be an authentic German festival full of oompah bands, Bavarian food and beers, and carnival rides. oktoberfest-marshfield14

Here is what to look forward to 

Authentic German Cuisine: bratwurst, schnitzel, potato pancakes, traditional pretzels, baklava and more

Domestic and International Biergartens (Beer Gardens) featuring a variety of brews served by our beautiful Beer Maidens.

Bavarian Entertainment featuring Oompah Bands, Polka Bands, Folk Dancers and good old traditional German beer-drinking music!

Carnival Rides and Games! Fiesta Shows (New England’s largest and most thrilling Midway) will provide spectacular rides for all ages and thrill levels. From the traditional Merry-Go-Round, Ferris Wheel, Bumper Cars and Super Slide to the ultimate thrill seeker rides!

Know your Beer!: Beer industry professionals will provide educational demonstrations on the history of beer, it’s ingredients, home brew demos, beer tastings and cooking with beer.

Fun Contests with Great Prizes: Be a contestant at our Beer Mug obstacle course relay race.

Entertainment schedule 

Friday, October 24
4:00pm to 10:00pm – Bavarian Hofbrau Band

Saturday, October 25
12:00 to 2:00pm – Mad Bavarian Umpha Band
2:00 to 4:00 PM – Beer Mug Obstacle Course Relay
4:30 to 10:30 – Mad Bavarian Brass Band
4:30 to 5:15 – Wilkommen
5:30 to 6:15 – Waltz Time
6:30 to 7:15 – Polka Time
8:30 to 9:15 – Waltz Time
9:30 to 10:15 – Auf Wiedersehn

Sunday, October 26
12:00 to 2:00pm – It’s “Daddio’s”
2:00 to 4:00 PM – Beer Mug Obstacle Course Relay
4:30 to 8:00PM – Bavarian Hofbrau Band

Friday October 31
4:00 to 10:00pm – Bavarian Hofbrau Band

Saturday November 1
12:00 to 2:00pm – Mad Bavarian Umpha Band
2:00 to 4:00 PM – Beer Mug Obstacle Course Relay
4:30 to 10:30 – Mad Bavarian Brass Band
4:30 to 5:15 – Wilkommen:
5:30 to 6:15 – Waltz Time
6:30 to 7:15 – Polka Time
8:30 to 9:15 – TBA
9:30 to 10:15 – Auf Wiedersehn

Sunday November 2
12:00 to 2:00pm – Double Eagle Oktoberfest Band
2:00 to 4:00pm – Beer Mug Obstacle Course Relay
4:30 to 8:00pm – Bavarian Hofbrau Band


Hours of operation 

Friday: 4PM-10:00PM

Admission: $5 with children under 3 Free.



Day 924 Whitman Hanson Touch a Truck Trunk or Treat 2014

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Whitman Hanson Panthers Education trust will be holding their 1st annual Touch a Truck   event on Saturday October 25th from 10am-1pm at the high school.  What happens when you combine Halloween with an awesome Touch-A-Truck event? You get TRUCK OR TREAT!!!!! What  great combination!!

trunk or treat

This is a Touch-A-Truck event with a not-so-scary twist. Attendees are encouraged to dress in costumes and to go trick or treating to all of the vehicles. They  will have pony rides, fire trucks, construction equipment, police vehicles, bucket trucks, cotton candy, a moonwalk,popcorn and so much more!!! Cost is $3 per person. Proceeds from this event will be used to bring speakers and other special events to the Whitman-Hanson Regional High School


Whitman-Hanson Regional High School

600 Franklin St

Whitman Hanson line

South Shore Weekend Events Saturday October 18th & Sunday October 19th

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Another great  October  fall weekend is here  many family friendly events  !! Here is the scoop on South of Boston events !

Make sure you subscribe to our updates to keep up to date on family events on the South Shore and check out the  Not so Scary Halloween Event guide for kids

Get discount tickets to


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Built to Amaze! Saturday evening discount available

Warner Bros Cartoon Musical Festival 

The Velveteen Rabbit


Saturday  October 18, 2014 things to do

South Shore Votech High School Craft Fair in Hanover MA  9:00am 

Farm Day at Daniel Webster’s Wildlife Sanctuary’s Marshfield MA (10:00 am)

Corn Mazes South Shore South of Boston (10:00 am)

Pumpkin picking South of Boston (10:00 am)

Continues this weekend!!  Bog Hallow Farm Columbus Day Pumpkin Patch Weekend 2014 in Kingston MA (10:00 am)

All Souls church  antiques, Collectibles and Treasure appraisal Fair Braintree  10:00am

Pond Meadow Park Family Day and Pumpkin Festival  Braintree 10:00am

 King Richard’s Renaissance Faire 2014 in Carver MA (10:30 am) LAST WEEKEND!!

South Shore running scared Halloween Kids race Weymouth 10:30am  


Messy Art Class at  South Shore Pottery Shop in Abington MA (11:00 am)

Whitman  Papa Ginos Fire Station Open Houses October 2014 (11:00 am)

 Erdman Preschool Touch a Truck 2014 in Scituate MA (11:00 am)

Derby Academy Fall Festival in Hingham MA 11:00am 

Randolph Papa Ginos Fire Station Open Houses October 2014 (12:00pm)

Norwell  Papa Ginos Fire Station Open Houses October 2014 (12:00pm)

Lego build at Toys R US stores in Brockton and Dedham 12:00pm FREE GET THERE EARLY

Green Harbor Village Marsfield MA Harborfest 12:00pm

Hingham Animal Clinic Open House 2014 (1:00 pm)


 Not So Scary Woods 2014 in Abington MA (2:00 pm)

Halloween Rom at  Children Museum in Easton MA (2:00 pm)

Norwell animal hospital Family Fun Day 2:00pm 

 Honk the Musical at Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy MA (3:00 pm)

Pumpkins Aglow  Edaville Railroad USA Carver MA (4:00 pm)

Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary Halloween Spooktacular in Attleboro  5:00pm

Doll tea party at Fashion Forward in Marshfield MA 5:00pm 

Halloween Howl  South Shore Natural Science Center Norwell MA (5:30 pm)

Boo at the Zoo Buttonwood Zoo in New Bedford MA (6:00 pm)

Haunted Houses & Scary Halloween Happenings South of Boston MA 2014 (6:00 pm)

6th Annual Noreen Deady Memorial Halloween Party with Jim Plunkett  Dorchester 7:00pm 

Annual Haunted Woods – Camp Clark in Plymouth 7pm

Sunday October 19, 2014 things to do

Quincy Animal Shelter Cause 4 Paws Dog Walk/Run 2014 (8:30 am)


Corn Mazes South Shore South of Boston (10:00 am)

Pumpkin picking South of Boston (10:00 am)

Bog Hallow Farm Columbus Day Pumpkin Patch Weekend 2014 in Kingston MA (10:00 am) Continues this weekend!

APCSM Paws in the Park Dog Walk 2014 in Easton MA (10:00 am)


 King Richard’s Renaissance Faire 2014 in Carver MA (10:30 am)

Scituate Papa Ginos Fire Station Open Houses October 2014 (11:00 am)

Hingham Arts Walk 2014 (12:00 pm)

HOPS Touch a Truck 2014 in Halifax MA (12:00 pm)

 Norwell Farm Day Fall Festival 2014 (1:00 pm)

Holiday Craft fair & Craft Supply Sale at Braintree DAV 1:00-4;00pm

Halloween Fair in Cohasset  2pm

Memorial Service for Major Michael Donahue Whitman Park 4pm  Wear your Red Sox gear

Pumpkins Aglow at  Edaville Railroad USA Carver MA (4:00 pm)

Boo at the Zoo  Buttonwood Zoo in New Bedford MA (6:00 pm)

Day 923 HOPS Touch a Truck 2014 in Halifax MA

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The Halifax Open Play Space  will be hosting  a fun-filled Touch-a-Truck  event and family fun day  on Sunday October 19th  from 12-4pm at the Walmart Parking lot in Halifax.   Admission is $10 and it includes all the trucks that kids can  bouncy houses, face painting Balloon  animals twisting, and much more   Family max cost of $25 for 3 kids.  Vendors will be selling items for kids and Halloween! Refreshments available for sale.


Walmart Parking Lot
Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA

Day 922 Hingham Arts Walk 2014

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The 9th Annual Hingham Arts Walk will be held on Sunday October 19th from 12-4pm. in Downtown Hingham.   Come experience the arts throughout Downtown Hingham. Meet South Shore artists in their open studios and at special exhibits.



There will be live music, arts demos, poetry readings, kid’s activities and more. Spend a gorgeous fall afternoon immersed in Art, Music, Poetry, History, Fun!

Downtown Hingham
Near 140 North Street
Hingham, MA 02043

Day 921 Not So Scary Woods 2014 in Abington MA

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The Abington Lions Club will be hosting their  “Not-So-Scary Woods” again on Saturday, October  18th from 2-6pm . at the Island Grove, in Abington.Not So Scary Woods 2014  in Abington MA

Halloween belongs to the children and the Abington Lions Club wants to return it to them. Haunted houses are great for the teens and now younger people have something to call their own. There will be fun events like  hayrides, face painting, touch a police car and motorcycle.  Joe Crazy Critters will be there as well as Bowling in the woods.
All activities for this event are free with the exception of the hot dogs, hot chocolate and ice cream. Local businesses and groups have joined together for this event so the youth of our community can take home a memory that will last a lifetime. Wear your favorite costume and participate in the costume parade.

Day 920 Norwell Farm Day Fall Festival 2014

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Norwell  Day  community fall festival to be held on Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Norwell Farms 1-4pm  There will be a great day of fun that includes pony rides, farm visits. petting zoo, a local 4 h club. yoga, bouncy houses and more.

Norwell Farm Day Fall Festival 2014 In addition, you can ppurchasefood and drink as well as beautiful good from the vendors in the local marketplace.

Admission is $20 per family.  Families from outside Norwell are invited.

Norwell Farms
4 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA



Day 919 Erdman Preschool Touch a Truck 2014 in Scituate MA

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Erdman Preschool presents Touch a Truck and Erdman Preschool Open House on Saturday October 18th from 11-2pm in Scituate  There willbe  trucks and so much more! Pumpkin decorating, music & games, Big Ryan’s Tall Tales @ 1:30, climb Lawson Tower! Fun for the whole family! Harbor hot dogs,  ice cream, and more!


There will be police and fire vehicles, a crane, a school bus, a cement truck, a pump truck, a mini excavator and more! There will be pumpkins to decorate, songs to be sung, ice cream from Wilber’s and an opportunity to meet and talk with the fabulous Erdman teachers and parents. It’s sure to be a fun- filled day,  The cost is $5/person or $20/family with proceeds to benefit the Erdman Preschool scholarship program

Erdman Preschool 

30 First Parish Road
Scituate, MA 02066



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