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Free Thursday Night Outdoor Movies at Hingham Shipyard 2017

The Launch at the Hingham Shipyard will have a whole summer of free outdoor movies  Thursday  evenings in July and August 2016  Bring your lawn chair and blankets and sit in the amphitheater right on the water.   .  Grab some dinner from Walhburgers or the Hingham beer works  first.

check out our Free and cheap guide to summer fun for the kids over the south shore

July 13th – Secret Life of Pets
July 20th – Sing
July 27th – Beauty and the Beast (2017)
August 3rd – Lego Batman
August 10th – Doctor Strange
August 17th (Throwback Movie Night) – Back to the Future
The Launch at Hingham Shipyard
Hingham, Massachusetts 02043

Wolly Beach Wednesdays Free Evening Concerts 2017

Discover Quincy presents a series of free events with live music and fun for all ages on Wednesdays June 14 – July 26 along Wollaston Beach.

 Check out our Free and cheap guide to summer fun for the kids over the south shore

June 14th Danny GallagherBand- Tony’s Wolly Beach Wednesdays Free Evening Concerts 2017

June 21st Suzanne  McNeil & Friends –ClamBox

June28th  Soul Box –Tony’s

July 5th Superfly – ClamBox

July 12th  Devri  & Pauline Wells  – Tony’s

July 19th  Curragh’s Fancy  Clam Box

July 26th  Idle Rumors – Tony’s

 

Memorial Day Parade, Ceremonies and Discounts 2017 South of Boston

Here are the Memorial Day events going South of Boston upcoming long  weekend May 27th  thru May 29TH 2017   Memorial day is much more than cookouts and hanging out with friends remember the people  have fought for our freedom.  If you know of any events that are going on which are not listed here please let us know so we can add them.  Also check out the discount and freebies that business offer for veterans and servicemen. we are still working on our final list

Check out the local restaurant offering discounts  give them some extra business even if you are not a veteran or active military-restaurants like them make nation prouder.  

Abington Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 29th  10 am

Abington Memorial Day Parade Begins at the American Legion Washington St

Braintree Memorial Day Ceremony

The Town of Braintree will hold a Memorial Day tribute on May 28 at 11 am at the Garden of Honor, Blue Hill Cemetery, 700 West Street. All are invited to attend.

Brockton Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday 29th 2017

Start: War Memorial Building, 156 West Elm St. at 10 am.

Route: Left on Arlington Street, left on Belmont Street, left on Main Street, Continue on Main to Legion Park Way, Left onto Legion Parkway and ending with a Ceremony at the Veterans’ of all Wars Monument Located on Legion Parkway @Warren Ave.

Canton Memorial day Ceremony

Monday May 29th

Memorial Day ceremonies will begin with the parade on Washington Street from Canton High School at 9 a.m.

Cohasset Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday May 29th

10:30 am – Kicks off at American Legion Hall with stops at North Cohasset Cemetery, North Cohasset Honor Roll, Woodside Cemetery, and Beechwood Cemetery.

Duxbury Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 29th   10:00am

Duxbury Memorial Day Parade and Servies. A reception at the American Legion will follow.

Begins at Myles Standish Cemetery, Chestnut Street and ends at First Parish Church

11:15 services at First Parish Church

Easton  Memorial Day  

Easton’s annual Memorial Day Parade ceremony is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. May 29, with groups to begin forming no later than 1:30 p.m. at the Church Street Cemetery in South Easton.

The parade will regroup after the ceremony and march from Church Street to Depot Street and then to the Civil War Memorial, where another ceremony will close out the event.

Halifax Memorial Day Parade

Monday May 29th   9:30 a.m Parade  from the Shelby Plaza along Route 106 to town hall, where ceremonies will be held, including laying of wreaths at 10 a.m.

Hanover Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 29th  10AM

Starts  at St. Mary’s Church and ends at Town Hall.

Hanson Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 29th  10AM

The  Hanson Memorial Day Parade will begin at the Indian Head School with a reading of the Memorial Day Proclamation. The parade will proceed to the Town Hall for a reading of the Gettysburg Address.  The participants will regroup and march to the Fern Hill Cemetery for Memorial Day Ceremony and guest speakers.

Hull Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May 29th  930AM

Begins at  Hull high school and continues to march to the Gold Star Mothers Monument in Hull Village Cemetery.

 

Hingham Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday May 29th  11 a.m.

Veterans Memorial Park in Hingham Center. USAF Brig. Gen. Christopher Weggeman will be the principal speaker. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be conducted in Hingham Town Hall’s Sanborn Auditorium.

Kingston Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 29th  10AM

Kingston Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies. Tributes will be made at each War Memorial in town, and a small ceremony will be held at Town Hall at the end of the parade.

Marshfield Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May 29th 1030

Begins behind Marshalls in Webster Square, proceeds down Snow Road to Veterans Memorial Park.

Milton Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday May 29th  9:30 am

A wreath-laying ceremony at town hall. It will be followed by a march to Milton Cemetery for ceremonies.

Norwell Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday May   29th 10:30am

The corner of Main and Lincoln streets. Marchers will proceed east on Main Street to the Norwell Veterans Memorial Common, then turn south on River Street and regroup on the common for an 11 a.m. ceremony. A reception at the American Legion will follow.

Pembroke Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May 29th

Starting at 12:45pm until 2:30 pm, the Center will be closed from Lucky Dawg on Mattakeesett St. to Oldham St. at First Church. Please use Mountain Ave., Wampatuck and Oldham as detours.

Plymouth Memorial day parade and ceremony

From Shirley Square parade proceeds north on Route 3A stopping at 1820 Courthouse Green, then to Samoset Street entering Vinehills-Oak Grove Cemetery, to Summer Street to the World War I Memorial Bridge over Town Brook and continues on to the Training Green.
To honor all soliders, this Memorial Day weekend there will be 150 flags placed around the monument in the center of Plymouth’s own Training Green. They will be placed there honoring all the men and women from Plymouth who have fought for our country. The Memorial Day parade will end at the Green with a small ceremony and a wreath laying.
For more information contact the Veteran’s Council at 508-747-1620 x172.

Quincy  Memorial Day Parade,

Monday, May 29th  10:30 a.m.

The parade will step off from Quincy Credit Union at 10:30 a.m. on Memorial Day and march along Hancock Street to Coddington Street and finally to Mount Wollaston Cemetery, where the ceremony will be held at the World War II podium.

Randolph  Ceremony 

Moved to Stetson Hall 11am

Rockland Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May  29th 10 AM

Parade begins on Summit Street and continues to Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. From there it will continue to Union Street and end at the library lawn for a short ceremony.

Scituate Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May 25 10:30

From Town Hall down First Parish Road to the Lawson Park. Once at the Lawson Park, the Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at @ 11:15 a.m.

Sharon Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Service: 1:15 p.m. Sunday at Rock Ridge Cemetery. Assemble at the intersection of East and Mountain Streets.

Ceremony: 2:20 p.m. Sunday in front of town hall.

Weymouth Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Due to the Weather forecast for tomorrow the Weymouth Memorial DayParade has been cancelled. Instead we will be having a Memorial Day Program in the Abigail Adams Auditorium @ 11 am

8:30 a.m. – COLUMBIAN SQUARE WREATH PLACEMENT
9:15 a.m. –KOREAN WAR MEMORIAL CEREMONY @ JACKSON SQUARE

10:00 a.m. – PARADE From JACKSON SQUARE to TOWN HALL From Broad St. to Middle St.

11:00 a.m. – WEYMOUTH’S MEMORIAL DAY PROGRAM @ CIVIC CENTER NEXT TO TOWN HALL

Battleship Cove Fall River 

Remember, honor and celebrate those who gave their lives to ensure the freedoms we now enjoy on May 29, 2017, at Battleship Cove for an official commemoration ceremony with keynote speaker, Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Tracy, from the Naval War College.

Experience a traditional military observance, honoring the fallen and Gold Star Families at 12:00pm with the raising of the American flag from half-staff and a 21-gun salute.

The ceremony is open to the public at no charge. All Veterans will also receive free admission from Saturday, May 27, to Monday, May 29, 2017.

Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day, originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971.

Trinity Episcopal Church Memorial Day Carnival 2017 in Canton MA

The Trinity Episcopal Church Carnival is coming to town Memorial Day weekend Friday May 26th thru Monday May 29th with games, food and amusement rides for the entire family.

Trinity Episcopal Church Memorial Day Carnival 2017 in Canton MA

Fri, May 26nd, 6-10p, POP 6p-10p

Sat, May 27rd, 1p-10p, POP 1p-5p

Sun, May 28th, 1p-10p, POP 1p-5p

Mon, May 29th, 1p-8p POP 1p-5p,

POP does not include games or rides that are cash only. Other restrictions may apply. Sale of POP wrist bands ends 1 hour before the end of the POP session. POP wristbands are good on the day of sale only. Tickets are sold daily and are good anytime. Carnival hours are subject to change without notice.

Lakeside Family Festival & Carnival Memorial Day weekend 2017 in Freetown MA

St. John Neumann Church is sponsoring their annual Lakeside Family Festival and carnival Friday, May 26 through Monday, May 29th. on Route 18 in East Freetown, MA.

Lakeside Family Festival & Carnival Memorial Day weekend 2017 in Freetown MA

Festival attractions will include amusement carnival rides run by the ride company Fiesta Shows for all ages; ethnic and American food; midway game booths of skill and chance; raffles, Giant Barn Sale, silent auction, and home-baked goods.
The carnival fundraiser will feature rides, games and food.

 

Friday May 26th: 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Saturday May 27th: Noon to 11:00 PM
Sunday May 28th: Noon to 11:00 PM
Monday May 29th: Noon to 5:00 PM

St. John Neumann Church (Cathedral Camp)
157 Middleboro Road (Route 18)
East Freetown, MA 02717