Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN in Hull

Hull
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Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A CRANBERRY HARVEST.

Cranberry Harvest
Photo by Ad Makepeace

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A historic visit might begin with spotting a great humpback whale.

Captain John Whale Watch
Photo by Carol "Krill" Carson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH ICE CREAM AT NELSON PARK

Nelson Park
Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH THE ART COMPLEX MUSEUM, DUXBURY

Duxbury,
photo provided by Art Complex Museum

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN AT PLIMOTH PLANTATION

Plimoth Plantation
Photo by Wes Ennis

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A Historic Visit Might Begin With Shopping On Main Street

Photo by Wes Ennis

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH the oldest street in America

Lyden Street
Photo by Katie Buckell

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH Dinosaurs!

Edaville USA, Dino Land
By Nicole Estrella of 5 Stars Families

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A WALK THROUGH BURIAL HILL.

Burial Hill
Photo by Katie McLaughlin

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A boat ride on the North River

Damons Point, Marshfield
Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
Your Historic Visit Might Begin with a friends and cocktails

Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A historic visit might begin with a look inside the 1809 Hedge House.

Plymouth Antiquarian Society.
Photo by Dan Cutrona.

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A TOUR a pirate attack!

A Pirate Cruise Aboard the Lobster Tale
Photo Provided by Plymouth Cruises

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A ICE CREAM SUNDAE.

Ice Cream Cruises
Photo by Plymouth Cruises

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN on a bench with a great view

Lighthouse Road Scituate
Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH a trip to Wareham

Onset
Photo by Nicole Gouthro

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A Destination Wedding

The Grooms First Look
Photo By Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN AT THE NATION'S OLDEST PUBLIC MUSEUM.

Pilgrim Hall Museum
Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A TRIP TO PLYMOUTH ROCK.

Plymouth Rock
Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A historic visit might begin with your best round of golf.

Plymouth County Golf
Photo Provided by Destination Plymouth

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A harbor sunset

Harbor Sunset
Mary Shields

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN with a rainbow.

Beach Rainbow, Scituate
Photo by Ali Stevenson

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A walk on the beach.

Manomet Beach
Photo by Mary Shields

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN on a water slide

Water Wiz
Photos provided by Water Wiz

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
Your Historic Visit Might Begin with a Harbor Rainbow

Photo by Shields Design Studio

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A BREATHTAKING VIEW OF THE HARBOR.

Plymouth Harbor
Photo by Katie McLaughlin

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH stepping back in time

Plimoth Plantation
Photo provided by Plimoth Plantation

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH with a walk in nature

Brewster Garden Photo by David Grossmen

Plymouth County
History is just the beginning
A HISTORIC VISIT MIGHT BEGIN WITH A some nightlife

Photo by The Mirrored Image Photography

Upcoming Summer Events

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Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales
9 Town Wharf
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-5342

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales

Thursday, May 1, 2014 (All day) to Friday, October 31, 2014 (All day)

Cruises for all ages - sailing daily!
 
PIRATE CRUISES: Climb aboard for a swashbuckling good time. Battle the enemy pirate ship using mighty water cannons, win back the treasure and celebrate with music, song and dance. Kids will discover the real hidden treasures of the sea when they haul up a lobster trap.  Lots of of fun and surprises on this ocean adventure. (Also availble for kids birthday parties).
 
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Finnegan Park
Montello & Crescent Street corner
Brockton, MA

Movimentu Shokanti Lunchtime Concert Series

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 12:00pm to Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 1:00pm

Mayor Carpenter and the City of Brockton presents Movimentu Shokanti Lunchtime Concert series, every Wednesday in August from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. Visit Finnegan Park on the corner of Montello and Crescent Street on your lunch break and hear a live concert! Read more about Movimentu Shokanti Lunchtime Concert Series

Marshfield Fair Grounds
140 Main Street
Marshfield, MA
Phone: 781-834-6629

147th Annual Marshfield Fair

Friday, August 15, 2014 - 12:00pm to Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 10:00pm

This Agricultural Fair draws hundreds of competitors in 4-H, arts and crafts, agricultural and horticultural events. Enjoy live music, demolition Derby, rides, games, food & much more!

For more information & a schedule of events please visit the weblink. Read more about 147th Annual Marshfield Fair

Anthi Frangiadis Associates / the Drawing Room
11 Spring Street
Marion, MA 02738
Phone: 508-748-3494

The Texture of Textiles

Friday, August 22, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, August 23, 2014 (All day)

On Friday from 5pm-7pm, join us for a preview reception. Anthi Frangiadis Associates will host New England artisans, Judith Larzelere of Westerly, RI, Sarah Minor of Portsmouth NH, Cathleen Bradley of Sudbury, MA and Patricia Walker of Brewster. Read more about The Texture of Textiles

Battleship Cove
5 Water Street
Fall River, MA
Phone: 508-678-1100

WWII Weekend at Battleship Cove

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 9:00am to Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 5:00pm

History comes alive when over 50 WWII Allied and Axis living historians arrive at Battleship Cove. See an exciting display of equipment, artillery and vehicles. Talk with veterans and relive this important moment in history. Special programs will be scheduled throughout the day and will be free with paid admission. Fun for the whole family. Rain or shine.

For more information and a full schedule of events, please visit the weblink or call. Read more about WWII Weekend at Battleship Cove

Hedge House Museum
126 Water Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-0012

Antiquarian Summer Fair

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Attic treasures, jewelry, homemade goodies, and bargains galore are some of the delights of this old-fashioned New England fair, held under a big tent on our sweeping lawn overlooking Plymouth harbor.

Visit the weblink or call for more information. Read more about Antiquarian Summer Fair

Edaville USA
5 Pine Street
Carver, MA
Phone: 508-866-8190

Curious George

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 5:00pm

Meet some of your childrens favorite characters here at Edaville USA. These fun filled family weekends are great photo opportunities with internationally loved characters. Come and join in the fun!

$20 Ages 2-59
$17 Ages 60+

Under 2 are Free
All park rides and attractions included

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Plymouth Waterfront
Water Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-830-1620

Downtown Plymouth Waterfront Festival

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:30am to 7:00pm

Enjoy over 230+ artisan & crafter booths, food vendors, 2 stages of live entertainment, Motor Head's Cruise-In Car Show, Ducky Dash, Kids Activities and much more!

Festival is free to the public.

Check out the weblink for more information.

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John Curtis Free Library
534 Hanover Street
Hanover, MA 02339

Exhibition “The Village Cow: Life at Home in Hanover Before Big Dairy Productions."

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us to celebrate the opening of the online exhibition “The Village Cow: Life at Home in Hanover Before Big Dairy Productions."
The event will be held in the main event room of the John Curtis Free Library. Opening remarks at 7pm. The event will have wine, cheese, and conversation. View items from the Hanover dairy farms, meet the individuals who experienced life on the farms, and hear their stories. The exhibition is curated by our summer intern, Emily Hauser. Read more about Exhibition “The Village Cow: Life at Home in Hanover Before Big Dairy Productions."

The Stetson House Museum & Archives
514 Hanover Street
Hanover, MA
Phone: 781-826-9575

Children’s Historic Food ways Program “Making Friends with Farm Animals”

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

In August children will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some traditional farm animals including goats, chickens, and rabbits. An educator from Soule Homestead Organic Farm will speak about these animals and how to care for them. The program will allow children to interact with the animals and learn what life was like on a farm in 1830’s New England. Staff members will bring out items from the Society’s collection that connects with animal husbandry and care. Read more about Children’s Historic Food ways Program “Making Friends with Farm Animals”

Billington Sea Kayak
41 Branch Point Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-269-2031

Sunset Kayak SUP Tour on Billington Sea

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

When the sun goes down, join us for one of the most surreal paddling experiences imaginable in our Nightlight SUP tour. Boards will be equipped with custom lighting systems that make the water glow beneath your feet as the group travels by the light of the moon and the stars. Nightlight SUP tours are scheduled around the full moon for maximum visibility and enjoyment. Read more about Sunset Kayak SUP Tour on Billington Sea

Edaville USA
5 Pine Street
Carver, MA 02330
Phone: 508-866-8190

Day Out With Thomas

Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 9:00am to Monday, September 1, 2014 - 5:00pm

Thomas the Tank Engine is chugging into Edaville for six special dates this summer and six more in the fall! Spend the day immersed in the storybook world of Thomas. Take a magical 20-minute ride on a 15-ton replica of Thomas and meet his kindly but stern boss Sir Topham Hat.  Enjoy unlimited use of all our amusement rides and indoor and outdoor play spaces.
$20 Per Person -  Under 2 are Free - All park rides and attractions included

Other dates for Thomas are September  6-7.

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King Richard's Faire
235 Main Street Route 58
Carver, MA 02330
Phone: 508-866-5391

King Richard's Faire

Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 10:30am to Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 6:00pm

Entertainment, exciting rides and skilled games abound on the enchanting 80-acre site of King Richard’s Faire.
Hundreds of talented entertainers perform non-stop throughout the day. Visit any of our eight vibrant stages and be enthralled by acrobats, aerialists, jugglers, minstrels, dancers, fire eaters, puppeteers and exotic tigers.

Open 10:30am-6pm, Weekends August 30 - October 19, including: Labor Day Monday and Columbus Day Monday.

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Twin Salisbury Brook Parks
Montello Street (Rte. 28)
Brockton, MA

Annual Downtown Brockton Arts & Music Festival

Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 11:00am to 7:00pm

Brockton Arts is proud to present their Annual Downtown Brockton Arts and Music Festival.  Please join us for a great family day of music, poetry, food, games, crafts, artwork, face painting, finger painting, and more! 

For more information please visit www.brocktonarts.org Read more about Annual Downtown Brockton Arts & Music Festival

Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary MA
Phone: 781-837-9400

Mass Audubon presents: Daniel Webster at Sunset

Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Daniel Webster at sunset is remarkable to behold. Be ready to conjure up some crepuscular critters on this easy walk. Look for birds, butterflies, and moths along the trails, and ducks on the ponds. With the help of Christine Whitebread, president of the South Shore Bird Club, and Steven Whitebread, Daniel Webster will inspire a sense of place as well as “l’amour de lepidoptera!” A great option for families or budding birders to become familiar with local wildlife. Read more about Mass Audubon presents: Daniel Webster at Sunset

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