Upcoming Summer Events
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, September 4, 2016 - 4:30pm
The 116 foot Myles Standish Monument will be open on Saturdays & Sundays from 9am-4:30pm during the summer of 2016. Join us and Climb the 125 step granite monument that overlooks Plymouth Harbor. At the top of the monument, enjoy a panaoramic view of Southeastern Massachusetts, from the Blue Hills to the Cape.
All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rain and heavy winds will close the monument. For reasonable accomodations or for more information, please call (508) 208-0675.Read more
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 11:00am to Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
Tuesdays, June 7th through August 30th, 11 am to 3 pm
Visit this rare surviving 17th century homestead, original home of William Harlow, local cooper, farmer, constable and sergeant of the Plymouth militia, on Tuesdays throughout the summer. Admission free for individuals, families and groups of 10 or less. Gift shop open. For more information, email email@example.com or call 508-746-0012.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:30pm to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 9:30pm
Every Wednesday evening from June 29-August 31.
Featuring a blend of local, regional, national and international music. These Free family friendly concerts are held in the amphitheater at Pilgrim Memorial Park.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 2:00pm to Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 2:00pm
Wednesdays in July and August at 2pm
The Marine Museum at Fall River is pleased to announce its schedule for summer Maritime Art Classes for Kids, Ages 4-8. Come by each Wednesday in July and August for an hour-long themed art class. Participants will have a short “tour” to a special topic and then create their own art piece.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 1:00pm to Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
Held Thursdays July 7th through September 29th.
Also, open on the first Sunday of the month beginning July 3rd through November (closed Labor Day weekend).
Enjoy an afternoon at the Webster Estate, which is on the National Register of Historic Places, with guided tours.
Free admission, but donations are gratefully accepted. The mansion is air-conditioned.
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Come enjoy good food with good people in the 17th-century setting of the Major John Bradford Homestead. The Jones River Village Historical Society holds an Old Fashioned Bradford Breakfast each Sunday morning during the months of July and August. A different group of volunteers provides a delicious breakfast each week with all the proceeds going toward the preservation of the Bradford Homestead. Join the Homestead's loyal followers for a relaxing, congenial Sunday breakfast under the trees or tent. If weather requires, breakfast is held in the barn.Read more
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Big Joe the storyteller, Vic and Sticks and Bonny the snake lady will all perform in the afternoon. There will be bounce houses, a petting zoo & other activities. Chowders, hot dogs, burgers, popcorn, slushies and home-baked cookies and brownies will be available. Parking is at the senior center next door.
Please visit the weblink for updated information.Read more
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 5:45pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a unique summer outing! Guests will meet at Mirbeau and take transportation to the Plymouth waterfront. The evening includes a boat ride with refreshments to the flats, oyster education, and the opportunity to pick your own gems from the sea. Later, guests will be served a beachfront dinner on the flats. $225 per person includes roundtrip transportation to Mirbeau, food and beverages, and taxes. Space is limited. Call Reservations at 877.MIRBEAU to reserve your spot.
Please wear clothing appropriate to boat ride, sand, ocean activities.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, August 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
Half-day sessions, Tuesday – Friday
This summer children entering grades 1 – 6 will discover connections between craft and nature at Fuller Craft Museum, led by experienced teaching artists. These fun and engaging one-week studio art classes promote creativity and self-expression in a variety of craft and art media—drawing, painting, sculpture, and more—inspired by the natural environment surrounding the Museum and by the artwork on view in our galleries.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 2:00pm to Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 3:00pm
Wednesdays in August
August 3: Maritime Art for Kids “Sea Creatures” 2:00-3:00pm, $5 per child. Learn about the most magnificent seas creatures from folktales and then create your own sea monster craft.
August 10: Maritime Art for kids “RMS Titanic” 2:00-3:00pm, $5 per child. Come see the museum’s 28 foot long model of the unsinkable Titanic, and then create your very own Titanic sculpture.Read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 7:00pm to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 8:30pm
Wednesday & Friday Evenings 7:00-8:30 pm July & August (1 1/2 hours)
Indulge your sweet tooth and escape the summer heat. See how much fun it is to make your own sundae. Everyone loves ice cream so bring the whole family and all your friends too. Yes ... rates include the ice cream! (Also available for private charters and birthday parties.)
Ice Cream Sundae Cruises 2016:
July 1, 6, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29
August 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31
Thursday, August 4, 2016 to Saturday, August 20, 2016
A non-stop laugh-fest in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, struggles to win the hand of a beautiful but slow-witted courtesan named Philia, for his young master, Hero, in exchange for freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a showgirl or two. This unforgettable, hysterical musical allows a terrific ensemble of comedic actors to shine--"something for everyone, a comedy tonight!"
Sondheim's joyous, musical romp through Rome has desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.
Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Test your taste buds, breathe the fresh air, and enjoy the surroundings of Plymouth Harbor. Each cruise will feature a particular theme focusing on wines from around the world. Along with a fantastic sampling of excellent wines and food, you'll find interesting speakers sharing their knowledge about the origin, vineyards and history of each wine. Before the summer slips away treat yourself to a special night out!
Wine Tasting Cruises:
July 7, 14, 21 & August 4, 11, 18, 25Read more
Friday, August 5, 2016 to Saturday, August 6, 2016
Located in the heart of Cranberry Country, just north of Cape Cod, Krazy Days is an annual street fair in the historic downtown business district of Middleborough.
The festival features vendor booths showcasing arts, crafts, and food. Cultural events include hourly live entertainment by local talent. Enjoy creative, interactive and educational children’s activities. Shop local businesses for unique festival offerings! Fun for the entire family!
Brought to you by Middleborough on the Move with support from Middleborough Cultural Council.Read more