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Downtown Brockton Arts and Music Festival 2017

Brockton Arts will be holding the 7th   annual Downtown Brockton Arts and Music Festival on Friday August 25th to Sunday August 27th   This will be a great family weekend   of music, poetry, food, games, crafts, artwork, face painting, finger painting, and more!   Moms Shopping Survey Earn Amazon gift card and more 

Downtown Brockton Arts and Music Festival 2017

Friday, August 25th 2017
*indicates paid event
STACY ADAMS CULTURAL ARTS BUILDING, 33 Dover Street
Gallery Thirty Three Suite 130

4:00pm – 6:00pm Metro South Chamber Networking after Hours*
Gallery Buffet Presentation with complimentary bar
6:00pm – 11:00pm Artist’s Reception – Versha Barber
A Greater Brockton Young Professionals networking initiative
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips, & soda available for purchase – cash bar
Chef TP Reardon & crew on the grill

Stacy Adams Cultural Arts Building

5:00pm – 9:00pm Open Studios, Vendors Mall, and Common Galleries
The Pillars– Suite 102

The AR Project with Brockton Arts presents*: doors @ 6pm
Troubadour Davis 6:30pm – 7:00pm
Amity 7:15pm – 7:45pm
Willie Dinardo 8:00pm – 8:30pm
North Woods 8:45pm – 9:15pm
Cosmic Vultures 9:30pm – 10:00pm
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips, & soda available for purchase
Chef TP Reardon & crew on the grill
Saturday, August 26th 2017
BAT will be providing a shuttle between downtown Festival locations throughout the day
GAZEBO at PLOUFFE ACADEMY
11am – 4pm Old Timey Family Rock and Roll Cookout
Thunderbolt Productions with Brockton Arts presents:
The Urge 11:15AM – 12:00pm
Bayside High 12:15pm – 1:00pm
Black Vinyl 1:15pm – 2:00pm
Scott &Kameelah 2:15pm – 3:00pm
Facilitated Children’s Activities: Art tables – Frisbee games – Cool bubbles – Kool kites
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips, & soda available for purchase
Chef TP Reardon & crew on the grill
BAT INTERMODAL TRANSPORTATION STATION
11:00AM – 6:00pm A Community’s Art Exhibit
A collaborative partnership with Brockton Arts, this exhibit will hang
from 8/15 through 9/30/17 with art reflecting the broad range
of our community’s creativity and artistic expression.
BROCKTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
11:00pm – 5:00pm Driscoll Gallery, Library art collection
2:00pm – 4:00pm African Dance with Chefiatou Falana

MASSASOIT COMMUNITY COLLEGE
12:00pm – 5:00pm Open Museum
FULLER CRAFT MUSEUM
12:00pm – 5:00pm Open Museum
ENSO GALLERY
12:00pm –5:00pm Gallery Reception– Brockton’s People Museum Installation

STACY ADAMS CULTURAL ARTS BUILDING
Stacy Adams Cultural Arts Building
1:00pm– 8:00pm Open Studios, Common Galleries, and Indoor Vendors Mall
Stacy Adams Cultural Arts – Inner Parking Lot
1:00pm– 6:00pm Family Hip-Hop Block Party Cook-out
featuring E NUF along with special guests
BBoy Mad S and Fly Dance Studio’s Cassandra
Facilitated Children’s Activities: Art Tables – Face Painting – Dance Contest – Balloon Fun
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips & soda available for purchase.
Chef TP Reardon & crew
Gallery Thirty Three– suite 130 Brockton Arts Presents: doors @ 7pm
Professor Harp 8:00pm
The Justin Arena Project 9:00pm
Ballad 10:00pm
Dark Matter 11:00pm
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips, & soda available for purchase – cash bar
Chef TP Reardon & crew
The Pillars– suite 102 The AR Project Presents* doors @ 6pm
Montana 6:30pm – 7:00pm
Dreaming Insomniacs 7:15pm – 7:45pm
Evolix 8:00pm – 8:30pm
Naked on Jake 8:45pm – 9:15pm
Vanilla Function 9:30pm – 10:00pm
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches,
sides, chips, & soda available for purchase.
Chef TP Reardon & crew
Sunday, August 27th 2017
STACY ADAMS CULTURAL ARTS BUILDING
Stacy Adams Cultural Arts Building
4:00pm – 7:00pm Open Studios, Common Galleries, and Indoor Vendors Mall
Gallery Thirty Three– studio 130
4:00pm – 6:00pm Brockton Symphony Brass Quintet
6:00pm – 10:00pm Drummers Circle and Jam Session
Hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, sides,
chips & soda available for purchase – cash bar
Chef TP Reardon & crew at the grill from 4:00 to finish

 

Brockton Summerfest 2017

Summerfest 2017 will be held Saturday, August 19th  rain or shine at Brockton High School from 10am-3pm To celebrate the children of Brockton and their families with a day of fun at little to no cost for the families. Our performances and activities are all free to the local families.

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You will find music and dancing outside near Fine Arts, outside in front of the Gym, in the Green Cafeteria, the Red Cafeteria and several shows in the Little Theatre and in the Gym! So much to see and do on Saturday, August 19th  at Brockton High School. And the best part? All these activities are free! Come join us for a fun-filled community day. Activities begin at 10 AM.

Brockton High School

470 Forest Av, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301

Charlotte’s Ride Car Show & Family Fun Day 2017 at Brockton Fairgrounds

Brockton  Fairground will be hosting a family fun day and a  car show on Sunday August 13 from 1-5pm to benefit Charlotte’s Ride

Charlotte's Ride  Car Show & Family Fun Day 2017 at Brockton Fairgrounds

An all vehicle show and family fun day. A $10 donation at the door is asked to come listen to our 2 live bands “Hardwired” & “Devious Intentions”. We’ll have prize and 50/50 raffles, the Madhouse grill food truck & Mel’s ice cream truck for your eating pleasure, a bounce house along with other games for the kids including Matchbox racing! Bring the whole family

 

Brockton Fair Grounds
433 Forest Ave
Brockton, MA 02301
USA

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

Massasoit Day 2017 in Brockton MA

Massasoit Day will be held  on Saturday June 3rd.  It culminates the year-long celebration of the College’s 50th anniversary. We’re excited to open up our Brockton Campus for a day of FREE family-friendly fun, and hope you will join us for music, food, games, and more.  Massasoit Day 2017 in Brockton MA

All events will be held rain or shine on the Brockton Campus at 1 Massasoit Boulevard.

The free daytime events begin at noon with food, music, activities, games, coloring, and arts & crafts. At 6:30, local artist Jo Ann Rothschild will host an art exhibit in the Fine Arts building, and at 7:30, our evening performance from Shirley Alston Reeves and Tom Rush will get underway. Tickets are now on sale at $35 and $50 for VIP seating, which includes a meet and greet with the artists following the show.

Daytime events 12-4pm ALL FREE

ACTIVITIES, PERFORMANCES & MORE
Visit from a Brockton Fire Department Fire Truck
Life-Size Candy Land
Face Painting
Sand & Spin Art
Chalk Drawing
Learn-to-solder Blinky Robots
Giant Board Games
Bird House Building
Instructional Drumming Sessions
Art Display from Brockton Arts!

MUSIC
Located under the tent beside the Asiaf Field House, our live music stage will have rotating acts throughout the day.

Garry Coole, Blues Guitarist – 12:00 p.m.
Scrambled Eggs, Beatles Cover Band – 12:40 p.m.
NoteAble Blend, All-women Barbershop Chorus – 1:20 p.m.
Two Tabers, Electric Piano Duo – 2:00 p.m.
Dr. Emilian Badea – 2:45 p.m.
UMC’s HIP Band – Gospel, R&B Group featuring William Newton, former lead singer of The Platters – 3:20 p.m.

COLORING CONTEST
Kids 12 and under are invited to enter our Massasoit Day coloring contest! Download and complete the coloring book page found here, put your name, age, and contact information on the back, and bring the page to Massasoit Day June 3 to be entered to win one of three fun prize packs! Pages will also be available to complete at Massasoit Day.

Massasoit Community College
Brockton Campus
1 Massasoit Boulevard
Brockton, MA 02302