Upcoming Summer Events

Plymouth Farmers’ Market
at Plimoth Plantation 137 Warren Ave
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States

Thursday Plymouth Farmers’ Market

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 2:30pm to Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 6:30pm

It's Plymouth Farmers’ Market's outdoor season and calling Plimoth Plantation home again this summer. The traditional cowbell will open the original Plymouth market from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. each Thursday through October on the grassy field adjacent to the River Street museum entrance, rain or shine.

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Myles Standish Monument
Crescent Street
Duxbury, MA
United States
Phone: 508-208-0675

Myles Standish Monument Open Weekends

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 panoramic 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.

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Harlow Old Fort House
119 Sandwich Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-746-0012

Tuesday Free Days at the Harlow Old Fort House

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 pasm@verizon.net or call 508-746-0012.  

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Project Arts of Plymouth, Inc.
Concerts on the Plymouth Waterfront
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-747-7727

21st Annual Free Summer Concert Series

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.

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The Daniel Webster Estate & Heritage Center
238 Webster Street
Marshfield, MA 02050
United States
Phone: 781-834-0548

Daniel Webster Estate Tour

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.

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

Ice Cream Sundae Cruises

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

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Plymouth Antiquarian Society House
126 Water Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-746-0012

Rhapsody in Red Tour

Friday, August 19, 2016 to Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The Cape Cod Cranberry Growers' Association (CCCGA) announces its initial tour schedule for Rhapsody in Red: 200 Years of Massachusetts Cranberries, a one-of-a-kind original exhibit retrospective of the Commonwealth’s official state fruit.  The exhibit is curated by Public Historian Hilary Goodnow, and generously supported by the Cranberry Educational Foundation through its mission to introduce the American cranberry, cranberry farming and its heritage to the public

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Pilgrim Hall Museum
75 Court Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-746-1620

Pilgrim Hall Museum's 192nd Birthday Bash

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

FREE admission and birthday cake for everybody! 

Special Feature: We are launching a new digitization program to document the history of Plymouth weddings. Bring in your photographs and other materials of any Plymouth wedding – whether from your grandparents’ day or today - to be examined by our archival team and digitized. Your images may be included in our upcoming 2017 exhibition, Wedding 396: 4 Centuries of Wedding Fashion from the First Plymouth Colony Marriage in 1621 to the Present.

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Mirbeau Inn & Spa
35 Landmark Drive
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 877 (MIRBEAU)

Oyster Dinner Excursion

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 3:30pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a unique summer outing! Guests will meet at Mirbeau and be chauffeured 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. $175 + tax/gratuity per person // $158 + tax/gratuity per Club Mirbeau member. Space is limited. Call Reservations at 877.MIRBEAU to reserve your spot.

Visit the weblink for menu.

Please wear clothing appropriate to boat ride, sand, ocean activities.

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Manomet Branch Library
12 Strand Avenue
Plymouth, MA
United States


Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 7:00pm

Due to renewed interest, the Manomet Branch Library will once again offer a group for aspiring authors to meet up, share ideas, and talk about the writing process.  For the first meeting, the librarian will give an overview of the process for publishing your own book via Createspace. Light refreshments will be served.  No need to register!

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Heritage Museum & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
United States
Phone: 508-888-3300

Family Fun Friday: Hollywood Star Day!

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

For the final Family Fun Friday, be part of the exciting world of CUT! Costume and the Cinema as you walk the red carpet, create your own star to be added to the Heritage Walk of Fame, and vote for your favorite costume! 11 am Performance: Toe Jam Puppet Band, who will make you feel like a star with special opportunities to come up on stage to be a part of the fun. You might even have a chance to play the lead in one of their beloved puppet shows!
Free with museum admission.

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Battleship Cove
5 Water Street
Fall River, MA 02721
United States
Phone: 508-678-1100

WWII Saturday at Battleship Cove

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 9:00am to 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, learn about the different ammunition used during the war, participate in a seabag inspection race, and relive this important moment in history.  Fun for the whole family. Rain or shine. 9:00am-5:00pm.

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Downtown Plymouth
Main Street Court Street & More!
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States

First Saturday Plymouth - The Blues

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

Join us on the first Saturday of every month from 10AM to 6PM for a free taste of everything downtown Plymouth has to offer. ​
Receive special deals from our participating boutiques, fine art galleries, design firms & services, performing arts centers and high-end antique stores, retail shops, restaurants, bars, museums, fitness centers and many other businesses.
With a host of new upscale establishments and an appreciation for the finer things in life, there’s never been a better time to be in Plymouth.

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Onset Beach Onset, MA
United States

2nd Annual Onset Beach Kite Festival

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Live demonstrations! Build-a-kite station! There will also be kites for sale brought by local hobby shop Cape Cod Collectibles.

This is a free event to attend. Kites sold separately.

Visit the weblink for more information.

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Burial Hill
19 Town Square School Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-746-1620

Burial Hill Tours: The Earliest Stones on Burial Hill

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 1:00pm

There are approximately 40 gravestones standing on Burial Hill dated 1720 or earlier. This tour by Stephen O’Neill, Associate Director & Curator of Pilgrims Hall Museum, will look at the location, materials, images, condition, and names found on Burial Hill’s earliest carved gravestones. Tours begin at the top of the Hill.

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