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Wollaston School Harvest Festival 2017 in Quincy MA

The Wollaston Elementary School will be  holding   their 22nd  annual  harvest festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday October 14th.  

The family friendly   event will include food, games, raffles, crafts, a silent auction and entertainment.

Kids activities include a bouncy obstacle course, face painting, a photo booth and dancing. There will be Irish dancing and martial arts demonstrations.

The “Wollaston Midway” will be open on , featuring carnival games and prizes.

All proceeds from the festival will benefit the Wollaston elementary school. The funding will be used to enrich academic programs, purchase classroom supplies, software, library books, field trips and assemblies.

Wollaston Elementary School

205 Beale St Quincy MA

 

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.

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.