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Fall for Scituate Family Festival 2017

The 6th   Annual Fall for Scituate Family fall festival will be held on Sunday  October 22nd  from 11am  to 4pm  in the North Scituate Village.  Fall for Scituate Family Festival 2017

Start the day off with a Princess meet and greet. The kiddos will love the Bubble Man and Toe Jam Puppet Band Halloween show. Don’t forget to wear a costume. Everyone will enjoy the music from one of Scituate’s many awesome bands Doc Ellis.. Take a Hay Ride and swaddle baby animals in our Petting Zoo. Enter the Ice Cream Eating Contest. Browse the local artisans in our Artisans Marketplace. Many of your favorites are returning along with lots of new artisans. What’s for lunch? Burgers, Dogs, Wood Fired Pizza. Top it off with a hot cider donut, or just snack on popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream or

Don’t forget to wear a costume. Everyone will enjoy the music from one of Scituate’s many awesome bands Doc Ellis.. Take a Hay Ride and swaddle baby animals in our Petting Zoo. Enter the Ice Cream Eating Contest. Browse the local artisans in our Artisans Marketplace. Many of your favorites are returning along with lots of new artisans. What’s for lunch? Burgers, Dogs, Wood Fired Pizza. Top it off with a hot cider donut, or just snack on popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream or

Take a Hay Ride and swaddle baby animals in our Petting Zoo. Enter the Ice Cream Eating Contest. Browse the local artisans in our Artisans Marketplace. Many of your favorites are returning along with lots of new artisans. What’s for lunch? Burgers, Dogs, Wood Fired Pizza. Top it off with a hot cider donut, or just snack on popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream or

Many of your favorites are returning along with lots of new artisans. What’s for lunch? Burgers, Dogs, Wood Fired Pizza. Top it off with a hot cider donut, or just snack on popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream or a snow cone. Face Painting, Balloon Animals, Craft Table and so much more…… Come early and spend the day. Before leaving take a moment and visit The North Scituate Village shops and see how much they have to

Balloon Animals, Craft Table and so much more…… Come early and spend the day. Before leaving take a moment and visit The North Scituate Village shops and see how much they have to offer.

Abington Celebrates Oktoberfest Weekend 2017

Abington Celebrates will be hodling Oktoberfest celebration October  14-15 at various locations in Abington.  Many orgaizations come together to celebrate the fall  in Abington   Moms Shopping Survey Earn Amazon gift card and more  

Saturday October 14th events 

Oktoberfest Marketplace: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., United Church of Christ in Abington, 10 Bedford St.

Not So Scary Woods: 2-6 p.m., Island Grove Park, 200 Park Ave. Sponsored by the Abington Lions.

Outdoor Family Movie Night: 7-9 p.m., Catherine and Joseph Nisby Bandstand, 600 Gliniewicz Way. Sponsored by the HUG Foundation.

Sunday October 15th events 

 

Pancake Breakfast: 8-10:30 a.m., The Legion Building, 1027 Washington St. Sponsored by the Abington Lions.

Oktoberfest Family Celebration: noon-4 p.m. Sponsored by The Jeffrey Coombs Memorial Foundation, The Jeremy Russell Memorial Fund and Sgt. Daniel Vasselian Memorial Fund.Frolio School/Memorial Field/Legion Building: Washington Street. Featuring music, food, beer, Joe’s Craz-zy Critters, a petting zoo, bouncy house, kids’ games, hayrides and raffles. Food and drink at the Memorial Field Snack Shack.

Pumpkin Painting and Field Games: noon-4 p.m., Memorial Field. Sponsored by First Baptist Church in Abington.

Dog Costume Contest and Raffles: noon-4 p.m., Frolio School. Sponsored by the Abington Dog Park Committee. Best dressed stuffed dog contest at 2 p.m. for ages 12 and younger ($1 to enter); costume contest at 3 p.m. ($3 to enter); raffles and items for sale.

Double Eagle Oktoberfest German Band: 1-3 p.m., Frolio School/Legion Building. Sponsored by the Abington Summer Concerts Committee.

Beer and Food Garden: noon-4 p.m., Legion Building, Washington Street. Sponsored by the American Legion.

Ghost Ship Harbor 2017 at USS Salem Quincy MA

Ghost Ship Harbor will be held on USS Salem in Quincy for Halloween season 2017.Ghost Ship Harbor 2017 at USS Salem Quincy MA

Ghost Ship Harbor is a totally Immersive Haunted Attraction new to the Boston area in 2016.  When arriving at Ghost Ship Harbor you will feel like you are in an alternate universe.  We have an activation area where you will find our food area, entertainment area serving beer and wine, tarot card reading,‍‍‍ Midway games, VR experience and more.  The Attractions take place on the deck of a 718 foot battleship.  For 2017 we have revamped all of our attractions so it will look and feel brand new.  We have also added a brand new attraction called Fear No Evil!

Fear No Evil 

New for 2017 we are taking you through all things phobia! You will enter the dreams of a little girl named Isabelle who has been having nightmares of epic proportions. Fear no Evil will test any and all phobias while you jump from dream to dream containing clowns, spiders, claustrophobia and many more evil things.

 

Buying tickets online is cheaper than buying at the event. Tickets on-site start at 34.99‍‍‍

General Admissions buy now 

-Starts at‍‍‍ $29.99 on Select nights

Access to all three new haunted houses

1.) Contagion

2.) Plague

3.) Fear no Evil (brand new for 2017)

Hours

United States Naval Ship Building Museum

‍‍‍USS SALEM

551 SOUTH STREET

Quincy, MA 02169

Getting Here- The Ship has moved over 300 yards to a new location, same general area as last year. Go to 551 south street, Quincy, MA 02169 and you will see our parking attendants. You will park in front of the building and its a short walk behind the building to the ship. $5 to park. We have an ATM on site if needed.

Lakeville Arts & Music Festival 2017

The 13th annual Lakeville Arts & Music Festival will take place on Saturday, September 30th   between 10am and 4pm at the junctions of Route 18 and 105. It is a FREE day of community, art, a variety of crafts for sale, children and adult activities, and music South of Boston. It is a rain or shine event! Lakeville Arts & Music Festival 2017

Join the festivities for a day of shopping for one-of-a-kind hand made crafts and art; view 3 fabulous exhibits- a children’s summer painting exhibit inside the library, an exhibit of fine art from several artists inside the sanctuary of the Lakeville United Church of Christ and a quilt exhibit by Lakeville resident Ruth Gross inside the old Town Hall where there will also be musical entertainment and 4 new demonstrators.  Moms Shopping Survey Earn Amazon gift card and more

There will be a variety of artisans selling their beautiful handmade items to include

3 crafters demonstrating their art inside the old Town Hall; 10-4.

Ruth Gross will demonstrate and discuss her realistic art quilts, based on photographs. These pieces are framed raw edged appliqué quilts made from a variety of printed and patterned cotton fabrics.

Kayla Darling, a freshman at Bridgewater State College, will demonstrate her drawing technique. She will do so on sneakers and/or paper. Quite Unique!

Leanne Wilkie has been creating custom hand woven baskets for over sixteen years. Her baskets and handbags are colorful and like nothing you will see inside a store that sells commercial baskets.

Some different types of entertainment and programs joining the Festival this year will be a WWI program, a old-fashioned Fire Engine and one extraordinary performance to listen to. All three are worth the visit.

The WWI Program will revolve around the combat art sketches of Frederick Mayo, who was with the 26th Infantry Division known as the Yankee Division. He was from Fall River and awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart medals for his service in Great War. There will be a complete kit of a WWI Doughboy as well as German artifacts. This year is the 100th anniversary of the United States entering the War to help out our European neighbors.

The Old Engine 3 Association, Inc. is a newly formed historical association interested in preserving Lakeville’s Fire Department history and in particular Engine 3, Lakeville’s first brand new fire apparatus in 1950. Engine 3 will be on display throughout the year at the Lakeville Historical Society’s fire department exhibit at the Museum on Bedford Street.

Old Colony Highlanders is an inter-generational bagpipe and drum band devoted to fostering the music and culture of the Great Highland Bagpipe and drums through performance and competition in southeastern New England and beyond. If you have never heard a bagpipe band you are in for a treat! They will join us for a special performance at 11:30am. Be sure to come for a listen.

Let’s not forget the food: TheLakeville United Church of Christ will have hamburgers, hotdogs and more, the First Universalist Unitarian Society of Middleboro will be serving chicken salad plus yummy hot soups and Yakisoba Noodles; yummy Japanese grilled noodles.

Soule Homestead Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk Musical Festival 2017

The 26th  annual Soule Homestead Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk music Festival will take place on Saturday September 16th and Sunday September 17th in Middleboro MA . The 2 day fair is open 10am-5pm on Saturday, and 11am-5pm on Sunday. There will be two days of fun, music, and food as we celebrate the fall harvest with activities for kids of all ages.

Join them for two days of fun, music, and food as they celebrate the fall harvest with activities for all ages.

Harvest Fair street performers Dale Perkins’ Amazing Trick Horse Show
Sheep Dog Demonstrations
Children’s Tent with Old-Fashioned Children’s Games and Crafts.
Hay Rides / Face Painting
Beautiful Handmade Baskets and Crafts for Sale
New England Reptile & Raptor w/Marla Isaac
Native American Artifacts with Randy Julius
South Coast Historical Society
Demonstrations:
Rug Braiding, Spinning,
Weaving, & Basket Weaving.
Homemade Soups, Chili, Veggie Burgers & Desserts
Raffle & Silent Auction
And, of course, two full days of music at the Joe Davies Folk Festival included in the admission price.

Saturday, September 16th-

10:30 AM – Erin Deneen

11:00 AM – Still Willow

11:30 AM – Jaeger & Reid

12:30 PM – Ari and Mia

2:30 PM – Susie Buke & David Surette

3:30 PM – Atwater-Donnelly Trio with Cathy Clasper-Torch

 

Sunday, September 17th

11:00 AM – Diane Battistello

11:30 AM – The Whispering Tree

12:30 PM – Annalise Emerick

2:30 PM – Cosy Sheridan with Charlie Koch

3:30 PM – The Kennedys

Admission

$7.00 for everyone – Children younger than 6 – FREE

FREE PARKING

 

The Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk Festival are made possible by the generous support of our sponsors. Please visit our sponsors and thank them for their support.

 

46 Soule Street
Middleborough, Massachusetts 02346