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Quincy August Moon Festival 2017

The 30th Annual August Moon Festival will be held on Sunday August 20th  12-5PM Downtown Quincy on Coddington St. This is a great FREE family friendly event to learn about the Chinese culture. This is a new location for the August moon Festival .

Quincy August Moon Festival 2017

Come join Quincy Asian Resources, Inc. and presenting sponsor South Cove Community Health Center in celebrating Quincy’s 30 th Annual August Moon Festival.  Moms Shopping Survey Earn Amazon gift card and more

This event is one of the largest cultural festivals on the South Shore, last year’s festival attracted over 15,000 people!

The festival is free to attend with attractions such as a food court and food trucks, children’s amusements and pony rides, dunk tank, cultural performances all day on more!

Opening ceremonies starts at 11AM with a lion dance. Come early, you don’t want to miss this!

Marina Bay Boardwalk Festival 2017 in Quincy MA

Meriel Marina Bay, Quincy’s newest waterfront apartment community, will host a ribbon-cutting and boardwalk festival to celebrate the expansion of the Marina Bay boardwalk on Saturday August 12th from 3-8pm.   The event is free to the public and open for all ages.

. The free event will feature food trucks including Boston Burger Company and Del’s Lemonade, local artisans and crafters, entertainment, live music including KISS 108 and a beer garden hosted by Ipswich Ale Brewery. Festivities will kick off at 2:45pm with a ribbon-cutting hosted by Quincy Mayor Thomas P. Koch.

DATE: Saturday, August 12, 2017 (Rain date Sunday August 13th)

TIME: 2:45PM – 3:00PM: Ribbon-cutting hosted by Quincy Mayor Thomas P. Koch
3:00PM – 8:00PM: Boardwalk Festival
4:00PM – 6:00PM: Meet the Patriots Cheerleaders & Pat Patriot
6:00PM – 8:00PM: Live performance by The Waves

Wollaston Beach Family Fun at the Beach Day 2017 in Quincy MA

The  annual “Family Fun at the Beach” event at Quincy’s Wollaston Beach will be held on Saturday, July 29th   12 noon to 9 p.m. The kid friendly event organized by the Life Community Church in Quincy, is free and open to the public. More than 1,000 local families have attended in past years.
Carnival games, face-painting, inflatable jumpers, crafts and balloon-making are just some of the activities planned for the event. Food can be purchased from vendors and local restaurants.
There will be a outdoor movie on the beach of Disney’s Moana  at sunset. Families are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs for the screening.


Quincy Catholic Collaborative Summer Carnival 2017

The Quincy Catholic Collaborative (Sacred heart, Saint Ann, and Saint Mary) will be holding their annual carnival on Thursday July  20th  to Sunday July 23rd   at the Sacred Heart   on Hancock  St.  Quincy Catholic  Collaborative  Summer  Carnival  2017

All  4  days will include rides, food, games, a candy table, a baked goods table, face painting, a clown and a DJ. While admission to the carnival is free, there will be a charge for rides and food, which are provided by the carnival company, Fiesta Shows.

Unlimited Ride Specials:
$25 per person, per day
Thursday: 6pm-close
Sunday: 11am-4pm

Hours of operation 

Thursday:  6-10/11pm*

Friday:  6pm-10/11pm*
Saturday:  1pm-10/11pm*
Sunday:  11am-close

*Carnival will close between 10-11pm Thurs-Sat depending on crowd size and weather.

Let’s Grow, Build, and Learn Aug 2017 at Quincy House

Historic  New England will be hosting drop in sessions on 3 Thursday mornings at the Quincy House.  August 3rd, 10th and 17th from 10-12pm.  Let's Grow, Build, and Learn Aug 2017 at Quincy House

Join Historic New England educators for three days of activities at Quincy House, ideal for children ages four through ten. Each week features a Story Walk, hands-on activities that promote development of the skills early elementary students need, craft projects to foster creativity, and lots of fun.

Drawing from 400 years of New England’s rich history, each week has a different theme: gardening and farming on August 3; preservation, architecture, and design on August 10; and education and play as we get ready to go back to school on August 17. Families are encouraged to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at the end of the program.

This is a drop-in program. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Register here 

$5 materials fee per family