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Middleboro July 4th Carnival and Fireworks 2017

The Middleboro Park and Recreation department will be hosting a July 4th carnival and Fireworks at Piece Playground from  Friday  June 30th thru  Tuesday  July 4th.Middleboro July 4th Carnival and Fireworks 2017

(check out where Fireworks are being held on the South Shore this year)
Friday, June 30th Open 6pm-10pm
Saturday, July 1st Open 6pm-10pm (wristbands $25)
Sunday, July 2nd Open 6pm-11pm ( FIREWORKS @ 10pm)
Monday, July 3rd Open 6pm-10pm (wristbands $25)
Tuesday, July 4th Open 1pm-5pm & 5pm-9pm (wristbands $25) – 2 separate wristbands sold this day/night!

On Tuesday, July 4th, we will be opening early for families! Daytime wristbands will be sold from 1pm-5pm, and separate Nighttime wristbands will be sold from 5-9pm!

Family Movie Night at Forge Pond Park 2017 in Hanover MA

Hanover Builds the Boards will be hosting a movie night on Friday June 30th at Forge Pond Park.Family Movie Night at Forge Pond Park 2017 in Hanover MA

Join us for Family Movie Night at Forge Pond Park where we’ll be showing The Goonies on a GIANT 30′ Screen! Gates open at 7 and the movie starts at 8:30. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and coolers to this great summer event!

The cost is $20 per car to be paid at the gate. Proceeds to benefit Hanover Build the Boards and the Hanover Multi Use Recreational Facilities to assist in building Hanover’s new street hockey and multi sport rinks at B. Everett Hall Field.
Forge Pond Park
181 King St, Hanover, Massachusetts 02339

Brockton Fair Summer 2017

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.

Daily Shows:

Thrilling rides with Reithoffer Shows
​​​Sea Lion Splash
​Emerson Farm Exotic Petting Zoo​
A Grizzly Experience
​Scott’s Future of Magic Show
​Woodcarving Show​

Fireworks on July 1st, 3rd, 4th and 8th

Check out the daily calendar and hours for the fair

Free Sunday night Summer Concerts 2017 in Holbrook MA

The Holbrook Cultural Council  will host be hosting the  free family summer concerts  on Sunday evenings  Performances will be from 6-730pm .

Check out our Free and cheap guide to summer fun for the kids over the south shoreFree Sunday night Summer Concerts 2017 in Holbrook  MA

Bring a chair and the family!

June 25th ~ Hot Brown

July 9th ~ 4Ever Fab

July 23rd ~ Colm O’Brien

August 6th ~ Bak-to-Bak

August 20th ~ Knock on Wood

Holbrook Gazebo (Castle Canyon Playground)
97 South Franklin St Holbrook, MA 02351

Stoughton Day Family Fun 2017

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.

Petting Zoo
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!

Spin Art
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!

Face Painting
​Proudly Sponsored by the Village Shoppes of Canton!

Sticky Soccer!
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
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?