Upcoming Summer Events

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

(Virtual)Pilgrim Breakfast

Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, our annual in-person event has been cancelled. We invite you to experience some of the joy and fun of our Pilgrim Breakfast in a virtual program we will be debuting on Sunday, July 5th at 8:30 a.m.  The “menu” includes:

  • Behind-the-scenes look at baking brown bread with food historian Paula Marcoux
  • Tutorial on creating tussie mussies at home
  • Sing-along of our favorite 17th-century tunes
  • Gift shop featuring items made by weaver Leslie Lyman using the loom at the Harlow House
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Spirit of Plymouth Walking Tours Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-517-8355

Walk Through Time for Charity

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 7:00pm

Covid-19 Update: Our tours are now running on a limited basis. We can accommodate groups of 4 to 10 right now. Tours must be reserved 48 hours in advance. Walk ups are not permitted at this time. Our reservation system is set up to accept online reservations for America's Hometown Heroes Thursday through Saturday. Please call to reserve other dates, times, or tours.

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Buzzards Bay , MA

10th Annual Blackbeard’s Motorcycle Ride

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

On November 23, 2009, our HERO was lost to the world. SSG Matthew A. Pucino, United States Army Special Forces, ODA 2223, laid down his life to free the oppressed. The SSG Matthew A. Pucino Memorial Foundation, Ltd. was created to assist our wounded military heroes!

Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. at the Community Building, 239 Main Street, Buzzards Bay, MA. Ride will leave promptly at 11 a.m. $20 per person! The ride will end at 12:00 p.m. at the Plymouth VFW with a BBQ, Entertainment and Raffles! Don’t have a bike? Come to the Plymouth VFW at 22 Seven Hills Road, Plymouth at 11:45 a.m. to see the bikes arrive and for the BBQ! $20 for those just attending the BBQ!

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Alden House Historic Site Duxbury , MA

(Virtual) People of the Dawn

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Explore Wampanoag culture and traditions and learn about their daily life during the 17th century in this virtual hands-on family oriented program,sponsored by the Alden House Historic Site. Led by Tim Turner, a contemporary Indigenous museum educator from Plimoth Plantation, this hands-on program includes a pottery-making activity. This program is free and sponsored by the Duxbury Cultural Council.

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Alden House Historic Site Duxbury , MA

(Virtual) The Wicked Pilgrim Mayflower II Heritage Celebration

Friday, July 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

Join our virtual talk in "The Wicked Pilgrim Mayflower II Heritage Celebration" series on Friday, July 17 at noon. Author Randal Charlton will spotlight the world famous shipyard in Brixham, England, and its role in building a replica of the Mayflower in 1957.  Visit our website for registration at www.alden.org
 
Alden House is opening for guided tours the week of July 6, Wednesdays through Saturdays, noon to 4 pm. Tours will be by reservation. 

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Priscilla Beach Theatre
800 Rocky Hill Road
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-224-4888

PBT Children's Summer Stock - The Entire Pilgrim's Journey(in 40 minutes)

Saturday, July 18, 2020 to Sunday, July 19, 2020

Please check with Priscilla Beach Theatre for cancellation or postponement of all performances. Both performances at 11am. Celebrate Plymouth 400th Year Anniversary with a story you think you know so well. Here is the hilarious and abbreviated version where comedy meets the historical. Performances: $10 per person.

Rehearsals 7/6 through 7/17. Tuition: $300 per child.

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Mayflower Brewing Company
12 Resnik Road
Plymouth , MA

Plymouth Farmers' Market at Mayflower Brewing Company

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Necessity is the mother of invention. We are dreaming of that green grassy field - but planning a more immediate re-invention for this summer so we can connect our community to local food, while meeting all relevant state management guidelines. *To keep our vendors and community safe, face coverings are required, we will also have designated entrances and exits with specific directions of flow and capacity limits. There is abundant parking around the perimeter of the building.

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Hull Harbor MA
Phone: 781-925-5433

Hull Lifesaving Museum Harbor Illumination

Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm

Check the weblink for Covid-19 cancellation or postponement information. A spectacular event, lighting Hull bay from A Street to James Avenue, with music and family activities! Join us for a spectacular event as we light the harbor with more than one thousand flares, celebrating Hull's maritime heritage. The evening begins with a Coast Guard City commemoration at Hull Cemetery, followed by a full schedule of music, food and family fun.

 

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Alden House Historic Site
105 Alden Street
Duxbury , MA
Phone: 781-934-9092
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Celebrating the Alden Legacy! 1620-2020

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 to Saturday, August 1, 2020

Enjoy history, kinship and fun as you share the momentous 400th anniversary celebration with Alden family and friends. This four-day reunion features exciting history reenactments;a Pilgrim themed dinner at Plimoth Plantation; history symposium with leading scholars sharing the latest discoveries on Pilgrim archaeology and history; activities for kids; a beer bash; tours of Duxbury's Pilgrim sites; and special behind-the-scenes tours of other Alden & Pilgrim related museums. The reunion ticket includes admission to all programs on Saturday, August 1, (with lunch), a tour of Alden House, the symposium on Thursday, July 30, and a keepsake nametag.

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Mayflower Brewing Company
12 Resnik Road
Plymouth , MA

Plymouth Farmers' Market at Mayflower Brewing Company

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Necessity is the mother of invention. We are dreaming of that green grassy field - but planning a more immediate re-invention for this summer so we can connect our community to local food, while meeting all relevant state management guidelines. *To keep our vendors and community safe, face coverings are required, we will also have designated entrances and exits with specific directions of flow and capacity limits. There is abundant parking around the perimeter of the building.

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Priscilla Beach Theatre
800 Rocky Hill Road
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-224-4888
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Priscilla Beach Theatre presents "monty python's spamalot"

Thursday, July 30, 2020 to Saturday, August 15, 2020

ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE! The retelling of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round table. Outrageous! Uproarious! Entertaining!

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Spire Center for the Performing Arts
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-4488
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Tab Benoit at the Spire Center

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 8:00pm

Whiskey Bayou opens the show. Tab Benoit is a Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and guitarist who has built a remarkable 30+ year career on the foundation of his gritty and soulful Delta swamp blues and acquiring a devoted legion of fans along the way, as well as 5 Blues Music Awards, including BB King Entertainer of the Year (twice) and an induction into The Louisiana Music Hall of Fame.

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Spirit of Plymouth Walking Tours Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-517-8355

Walk Through Time for Charity

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 7:00pm

On the first Monday of each month, May - October, enjoy our Hometown Heroes tour for a minimum donation of $10. This is a 90 minute walking tour of Downtown Plymouth covering the early days of the colony and Plymouth’s contribution to the War for Independence. All profits go to a different local charity each month.

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Mayflower Society House
4 Winslow Street
Plymouth , MA

Pilgrim Progress

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

Held on Fridays at 6:00 pm during the months of July and August and 10:00 am on Thanksgiving Day, the Pilgrim Progress, a historical reenactment of the Pilgrims’ procession to church, is a unique cultural tradition in Plymouth. Locals and visitors dress in Pilgrim attire, each representing one of the 51 Pilgrim survivors of the first winter in the New World. The procession begins at the Mayflower Society House on North Street, moves down Water Street past Plymouth Rock, and up Leyden Street to Town Square. The walk ends at Burial Hill where a short Pilgrim worship service takes place at the site of the original Fort/Meetinghouse.

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Scituate Harbor
Jericho Road Beach
Scituate , MA
Phone: 781-545-4000

Annual Heritage Days Festival

Saturday, August 8, 2020 to Sunday, August 9, 2020

Each year, with the help of many volunteers, the Scituate Chamber of Commerce proudly presents Scituate Heritage Days. The annual event combines live music and entertainment, artisan crafts, kid’s activities and historical site visits for one of the South Shore’s biggest and most anticipated outdoor events of the summer. Visitors can enjoy many events, activities, and music venues for which Scituate Heritage Days has become famous.

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