The Bamboozled IPA Pre-Game 5K Road Race is the South Shore’s best Superbowl Sunday running event which will be held on Sunday February 4th at 930am. Don’t just sit around waiting for the big game to begin! Start the day with a fun, healthy run to offset that junk food.
It’s a fast 5K starting and finishing at Weymouth’s Barrel House Z craft brewery. Following the race we’ll host a post race celebration in the taproom featuring a free beer, light food and unique awards. Space is limited and registration is filling up fast. No late registration
The Bamboozled IPA Pre-Game 5K features a fast flat course which starts and finishes at Barrel House Z. It’s an out and back route with a loop at the midpoint. The runner with the best football themed costume (as determined by our judges) and the overall race winners will receive a custom BHZ Beer Tap Handle and a Gift Certificate. The post race celebration including a complimentary (age 21 and older) Bamboozled IPA craft beer and light food offering
The annual Weymouth tree lighting will be held on Sunday December 3rd from 5-7pm. Please join Mayor Bob Hedlund outside of the Weymouth town hall for Holiday Music, hot Cocoa and the lighting of the Christmas tree. There will also be Santa Pictures in the Mayor’s office immediately following the lighting.
The Columbian Square’s Annual Christmas in the Square Holiday Stroll in Weymouth will be on Saturday December 2nd from 4pm -7pm in South Weymouth. This wonderful Christmas Holiday Celebration will be here before we know it!
The Night of a Thousand Faces will be held on Friday October 27th and Saturday October 28th from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at the New England Wildlife Center in Weymouth. Admission is $8, and all proceeds go toward the care of our wildlife patients. Check out all the South Shore Kid friendly Halloween events
Every year we line the trails outside New England Wildlife Center with hundreds of pumpkins carved by professionals and our local community. There will be cotton candy, cookies, cider, costumes, crafts, animal presentations, music and much much more. Bring your special ones down to enjoy a night of fun filled Halloween spirit. We cannot wait to see you there
The admission price for kids and adults is $8 per person! Refreshments will be available for purchase as well.
NO STROLLERS PLEASE! The nature trail cannot accomodate strollers. Please consider a front carrier or backpack to enjoy the trail with your baby or toddler.
New England Wildlife Center
500 Columbian St, South Weymouth, Massachusetts 02190
FRRACS will be hosting a community fall festival in the park next to the proposed compressor station. Saturday, October 21st from 11AM-4PM We will gather to celebrate the park and all that we have accomplished thus far in the fight against the compressor station. We hope that you will join us in this celebration.
There will be music, kids activities, food and more. This event is free and all are welcome to join!
Location: 6 Bridge Street, North Weymouth (the park next to the proposed compressor station site). Entrance is at the base of the Fore River Bridge.
There is limited parking on site, but we will have overflow parking with shuttles available from St. Joseph’s Church in Quincy (556 Washington St.).
If you park on site, you can park along the fence and in the parking lot at Lovell’s Grove (on the Calpine side of the bridge). There is a small lot on the right side of the bridge (coming from Weymouth) that will be available for handicap parking. We will have volunteers helping to direct parking.
Gather your friends and family and get ready for a festive day in the park! We have lots of activities planned for you to enjoy at your leisure.
Acoustic music performances
Art in the Park — grab your paintbrushes and create a new piece of art
Yoga in the Park
“Name the Park” contest — the public park currently does not have a name, so let’s give it one!