Family Fun

Cape Codder Resort & Spa
1225 Iyannough Road
Hyannis , MA
Phone: 855-861-4370

Cape Codder Resort & Spa

Cape Codder Resort and Spa....with so much right here, you may never want to leave! Make a splash in the Indoor/Outdoor 30,000 square foot Water Park, the only one of its kind on Cape Cod! Read more about Cape Codder Resort & Spa

Plymouth Bike Rentals
170 Water Street Village Landing Marketplace
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-732-0120

Plymouth Bike Rentals

The town of Plymouth is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the New England region, with more than a dozen attractions including Plymouth Rock, a full-scale replica of the Mayflower, a re-creation of the Pilgrims’ 1627 settlement, the nation’s oldest public museum, a reconstructed 1636 grist mill and six historic houses. Read more about Plymouth Bike Rentals

DropZone Plymouth - Aerial Adventure Park
9 Meadow Park Road (Across from Plymouth Airport)
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-958-9323

DropZone Plymouth - Aerial Adventure Park

Featuring:
Zip Lines - 400 ft. side by side with a friend
High Ropes Obstacle Course - Test Yourself
Step off the tower on our "Quick Jump" Free fall
40 ft. Climbing Wall - Compete for the best time
Race Track for Remote Control Cars/Trucks
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Billington Sea Kayak
41 Branch Point Road
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-5644

Billington Sea Kayak

Enjoy a few hours or a full-day kayaking or canoeing in one of New England’s most historic and sought after outdoor destinations. The beautiful Billington Sea in the heart of Plymouth, Massachusetts is only a five-minute drive from Downtown Plymouth and will take you to a picturesque environment featuring expansive shorelines, native wildlife, and an undisturbed eco-system. Read more about Billington Sea Kayak

Kingston Collection
101 Kingston Collection Way
Kingston , MA
Phone: 781-582-2445

Kingston Collection

We are the area's largest and most conveniently located shopping center - open year round. Take Rt. 3 to exit 8, just 3.5 miles from Plymouth Rock. Kingston Collection features a variety of stores, specialty shops, a 14-screen cinema complex and excellent dining at Bar Rustic featuring the Studio Kitchen. There is plenty to do with the kids as well, such as Billy Beez, Sky Zone, PiNZ and more! Read more about Kingston Collection

Edaville Family Theme Park
5 Pine Street
Carver , MA
Phone: 508-866-8190

Edaville Family Theme Park

Come RIDE, ROAR, and EXPLORE at the exciting world of Edaville! With 3 PARKS IN 1, you can ride through Cran-Central, roar throughout Dino Land, and explore with Thomas & Friends through the magical Island of Sodor! Admission includes all rides & attractions. Read more about Edaville Family Theme Park

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National Monument to the Forefathers
72 Allerton Street
Plymouth , MA

National Monument to the Forefathers

Thought to be the largest solid granite monument in the United States, this 81-foot-tall granite statue was built to honor the passengers of the Mayflower. Read more about National Monument to the Forefathers

Old Colony YMCA
2 Greenside Way South (GPS: 237 Wareham Road)
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-927-3100

Old Colony YMCA

Come and see all that our Plymouth Branch has to offer you and your family this season! You'll find classes, programs, pricing rates, and so much more! Join in the fun! At the Y, we strengthen communities by advocating for positive change. From A to Z, our programs answer community needs with action and attention. GIVE, JOIN, VOLUNTEER, AND DO SO MUCH MORE. The YMCA is a cause-driven organization that is for youth development, for healthy living and for social responsibility. That’s because a strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. Read more about Old Colony YMCA

Colony Place
174 Colony Pl
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-7663

Colony Place

Colony Place is the region’s largest, open-air lifestyle retail center with almost 40 stores and 10 restaurants all in one location! Whether you’re looking for fashion, home goods, sporting goods, home furnishings or even groceries, Colony Place is the One Place for Everything! Read more about Colony Place

Heritage Museums & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich , MA
Phone: 508-888-3300

Heritage Museums & Gardens

Heritage Museums and Gardens is located in one of Plymouth County's beautiful neighboring towns - Sandwich, Massachusetts. The museum is comprised of three galleries featuring American Folk Art, antique automobiles, and seasonal traveling exhibitions.  Their expansive gardens  feature a collection of thousands of rhododendrons, including a collection of the world-renowned Dexter variety. Their typical bloom time is Memorial Day Weekend through mid-June. Other horticultural areas of interest include: holly, daylily, herb, hosta, and heather gardens, as well as more than a thousand varieties of trees, shrubs and flowers. Read more about Heritage Museums & Gardens

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Fuller Craft Museum
455 Oak Street
Brockton , MA
Phone: 508-588-6000

Fuller Craft Museum

Right now, Fuller Craft Museum is the most exciting place to be in the world of contemporary craft. We offer a collection, exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops, and special events where you can literally touch the materials and objects. We strive to keep this work accessible, to put people in touch with the minds and methods of the makers, in touch with the values embodied by craft. Read more about Fuller Craft Museum

The Plimoth Grist Mill
6 Spring Lane
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-1622

The Plimoth Grist Mill

The Mill is a reconstruction of the original grist mill that once stood on the same site. In the 17th century, grist mills were very important because corn was the major crop for the early colonists. To be useful for baking, corn had to be ground into flour. Read more about The Plimoth Grist Mill

Salem Witch Museum
19 1/2 Washington Square North
Salem , MA
Phone: 978-744-1692

Salem Witch Museum

The Salem Witch Museum examines one of the most enduring and emotional events in American History...the Witch Trials of 1692. The main presentation is based on actual trial documents. Visitors experience the drama of that dark time though thirteen life-size stage sets, figures, lighting and a stirring narration as they are witness to the web of lies and intrigue of the Salem Witch Hunt. Read more about Salem Witch Museum

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Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales
9 Town Wharf
Plymouth , MA

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales

Whether you choose a Lobster Excursion, Pirate Cruise, Ice Cream Sundae Cruise, Wine Cruise or Harbor Tour, be assured that the experience will always be unique, interesting, educational and fun. Spanning across all age levels, with a variety of options, cruises sail rain or shine and may be privately chartered. Located within walking distance to Plymouth Rock, Mayflower II (under repair-due ba Read more about Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales

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Jenney Museum
48 Summer Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-747-4544

Jenney Museum

Located in the heart of the historic district, the Jenney Museum offers exhibits that tell the story of history and industry that began here in Plymouth.
“The Abolitionists” – Learn about the Underground Railroad movement here in Plymouth and hear about slavery then and now.

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Plimoth Plantation
137 Warren Avenue
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-1622

Plimoth Plantation

Located three miles south of Plymouth Center, Plimoth Plantation is a living history museum dedicated to telling the history of Plymouth Colony from the perspective of both the Pilgrims and the Native Wampanoag people. The museum is a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate that includes the Wampanoag Homesite, 17th-Century English Village, Craft Center, Plimoth Bread Company, Plimoth Grist Mill and Mayflower II (under repair-due back in 2019), a full-scale reproduction of the original ship that sailed to Plymouth in 1620. The Plantation Visitor Center offers an indoor gallery exhibit, Cinema, and the Patuxet Café, serving delicious New England fare. Browse their award-winning museum shops for unique, historically-inspired items.  Read more about Plimoth Plantation

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Dead of Night Ghost Tours
70 Water Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-866-5111

Dead of Night Ghost Tours

Awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor! This prestigious award, which places you in the top-performing 10% of all businesses worldwide on TripAdvisor, is given to businesses that consistently earn high ratings from TripAdvisor travelers.

Come push aside the cobwebs and join Dead of Night Ghost Tours on an exciting and truly unforgettable evening of ghosts and history on one of their four tour options - a Twilight Lantern Ghost Tour, a Combination Tour that grants access to two historic haunted houses, a Sunset Cemetery Tour, or an overnight paranormal investigation! Read more about Dead of Night Ghost Tours

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Marine Museum at Fall River
70 Water Street
Fall River , MA
Phone: 508-674-3533
Fax: 508-674-3534

Marine Museum at Fall River

Founded in 1968, the Marine Museum is a historical and nautical museum which houses more than 150 ship models, 30,000 photographs, objects, uniforms, videos, and audio recordings spanning sea history including the famous Fall River Line an the RMS Titanic. The museum offers an array of educatonal and public programs. Read more about Marine Museum at Fall River

King Richard's Faire
235 Main Street
Carver , MA
Phone: 508-866-5391 (Aug - Oct)
Fax: 508-866-8600

King Richard's Faire

Minstrels, handsome knights, fire-eating entertainers, wacky wenches, frolicking faeries, talented dancers and artisans, and exotic tigers... This is just a sampling of what you will experience at King Richard’s Faire, a place where visitors can travel back in time and escape reality on 80 acres of enchanted woods. Read more about King Richard's Faire

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The Preservation Society of Newport County
424 Bellevue Avenue
Newport , RI
Phone: 401-847-1000

Newport Mansions

The Newport Mansions offer visitors a unique trip through America’s past. Audio tours at The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House & Rosecliff bring you the personal stories of the men and women who lived in these grand mansions and the household staff who cared for them.  Now you can also tour the underground boiler room, tunnel and basement of The Breakers. Read more about Newport Mansions

Captain John Boats Harbor & Sunset Cruises
77 Water Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-2643

Captain John Boats Harbor & Sunset Cruises

Cruise Plymouth Harbor in comfort aboard the Pilgrim Belle, an authentic Mississippi-style paddlewheeler! Enjoy the luxury of the Pilgrim Belle as a local history expert narrates the historic harbor of Plymouth, Massachusetts. You'll enjoy a gull's eye view of Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Beach, Clark's Island, and the majestic Gurnet Point Lighthouse. Read more about Captain John Boats Harbor & Sunset Cruises

Bramhall's Country Store
2 Sandwich Road
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-1844

Bramhall's Country Store

Located in a quaint country setting next to Plimoth Plantation, and 5 minutes from historic downtown Plymouth, Bramhall’s is now known for three summer staples: lobster rolls, local corn, and Ben and Jerry’s ice cream. We also carry local produce at the height of its freshness, flowers, fresh smoothies, and community based fun. Read more about Bramhall's Country Store

Paragon Carousel
205 Nantasket Ave.
Hull , MA
Phone: 781.925.0472

Paragon Carousel and Paragon Park Museum

The Paragon Carousel has been operating along the shores of beautiful Nantasket Beach for 90 years. Built in 1928 by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company, it boasts four rows of 66 intricately carved horses and two rare Roman chariots. It is decorated with 35 original paintings, 36 cherubs and 18 goddesses who look down while a Wurlitzer Band Organ fills the air with music. Read more about Paragon Carousel and Paragon Park Museum

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

Battleship Cove

As the world's largest collection of historic naval ships and home to five National Historic Landmarks, Battleship Cove is the guardian of our nation's democratic heritage - a proud tradition in which you can share. "Battleship Cove is dedicated to the preservation of a historical memorial providing the public with an educational experience to honor patriotism and country." Read more about Battleship Cove

Plymouth MA

Hike Plymouth! Hiking Books

In addition to the historical sites, Plymouth and the South Shore are peppered with scenic ponds, pine forests, pine barrens, cranberry bogs, and beaches. Hiking trails crisscross many areas. Especially noteworthy are Myles Standish State Forest, southwest of Plymouth, and the Pine Hills, southern Plymouth, which includes the highest point, 395 ft., in Plymouth County. Read more about Hike Plymouth! Hiking Books

Plymouth County Sheriff's Department Petting Zoo & Horticultural Center
74 Obery Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-830-6810

Petting Zoo & Horicultural Center

For more than 100 years, the Sheriff of Plymouth County has operated a farm on Obery Street. Though times have changed, the farm is still a vibrant, full-time agricultural resource. Bring your family to visit this free Petting Zoo, pack a picnic and shop at the year-round Horticultural Center! Read more about Petting Zoo & Horicultural Center

Water Wizz
3031 Cranberry Highway Routes 6 & 28
Wareham , MA
Phone: 508-295-3255

Water Wizz

It’s family fun for everyone at Southern New England’s only water park.... Water Wizz!  Surfs always up at Muscle Beach Wave pool. Get wet ‘n’ wild at Captain Kid’s Island! Or just relax on the Lazy River. For the more adventurous, take the Pirates Plunge, challenge yourself on Squid Row or fly down Hurricane Hill.  Make sure you check out our two newest rides....Thunder Falls and Devils Peak...they are sure to be an adventure!  Best of all ride the slides just like the movie stars did in Grown Ups and The Way Way Back!!! Read more about Water Wizz

Captain John Boats Whale Watching & Deep Sea Fishing
10 Town Wharf
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-2643

Captain John Boats Whale Watching & Deep Sea Fishing

New England's largest Whale Watch Fleets guarantees whale sightings as you cruise Cape Cod Bay in comfort. Climate-controlled main cabin & full galley service.
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Memorial Hall
83 Court Street
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
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Family Concert with The Phil

Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 3:00pm

Our hour-long Sunday afternoon Family Concert includes so much: performances by The Plymouth Middle Schools Honors Chorus, an award winning emerging artist from South Shore Conservatory, AND the world concert premiere of Antoine Vachon’s Mages of Mystralia, music composed for the high-fantasy video game of the same name. Plus, meet the Phil musicians and their instruments before the show! This is the concert to share with your friends who want to add a little color to their weekend! Special pricing, too - adults $20, children $10. This year’s Family Concert choral component is provided by the 100+ voices of the Plymouth Middle Schools Honors Chorus, co-directed by Jessica Fuller and Lea Tyler.  They perform a stirring rendition of Paul Simon’s Bridge Over Troubled Water and inspiring music composed by Mark A. Miller, I Believe, based on an anonymous Jewish poem.

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North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
02050 Marshfield , MA
United States
Phone: 781-837-9400
Massachusetts US
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Vernal Pools and Other Signs of Spring

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Explore some of the South Shore’s hidden pockets with Teacher Naturalist Doug Lowry. He will take the group out together in the van, guided by a spirit of curiosity and adventure. Among other signs of spring, we will explore the phenomenon of the sometimes elusive vernal pool, a relatively short-lived oasis that provides the breeding ground and nursery for several species of amphibians.

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Oliver Mill Park
Nemasket Street Rte 44 Across from KOA
02346 Middleboro , MA
United States
Massachusetts US

6th Annual Herring Run Festival

Saturday, April 13, 2019 to Sunday, April 14, 2019

April 13 & 14, 2019 from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm both days
Middleborough's 6th Annual Herring Run Festival is scheduled for April 13 and 14 at the Oliver Mill Park, Route 44 and Nemasket Street.  There will be Vendors, Food, Games, Exhibits, Demonstrations, Music, and lots of Herring!  Free Admission

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Heritage Museums & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich , MA
United States
Phone: 508-888-3300
Massachusetts US

Spring Fling Event at Heritage Museum & Gardens

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm

Celebrate the opening day of Heritage’s 50th season! Experience the mobile food and craft beer movements, while spending time outdoors with friends and family. Listen to live music while dining al fresco on some of the area’s best-known food trucks in the lush gardens of Heritage.

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Priscilla Beach Theatre
800 Rocky Hill Road
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Phone: 508-224-4888
Massachusetts US

Priscilla Beach Theatre presents "Life Could Be A Dream"

Friday, May 3, 2019 to Saturday, May 11, 2019

Meet Denny and the Dreamers! Hoping to make it in the big time by entering the Big Whopper Radio contest. Including hits from the 1960's : Fools Fall in Love, Tears on My Pillow, Runaround Sue, Earth Angel, Stay, Unchained Melody, Lonely Teardrops and The Glory of Love.

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

Art Adventures: “Sticks and Stones” with the Mythmakers

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

ArtWeek Massachusetts event! Stop by our hands-on Maker Station for some art-inspired fun! Artists Andy Moerlein and Donna Dodson will guide visitors of all ages to create sculptures with the same kinds of materials that they use in their work.

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Priscilla Beach Theatre
800 Rocky Hill Road
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Phone: 508-224-4888
Massachusetts US

Priscilla Beach Theatre presents "Heathers the Musical "

Friday, May 31, 2019 to Saturday, June 8, 2019

Heathers The Musical is the darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerberg High: the Heathers. But before she can get comfortable atop the high school food chain, Veronica falls in love with the dangerously sexy new kid J.D. When Heather Chandler, the Almighty, kicks her out of the group, Veronica decides to bite the bullet and apologize to Heather but J.D. has another plan. NOT INTENDED FOR CHILDREN.

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Plymouth Harbor 02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Phone: 508-747-7174
Massachusetts US

Plymouth's Fourth of July Festivities

Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 9:30am to 9:15pm

Thursday, July 4, 9:30am Parade - 7:30pm Waterfront Concert - 9:15pm Fireworks
Always a great time to be in America's Home Town! Parade route begins at Cordage Park Marketplace on Court Street in North Plymouth and winds its way down Court Street through downtown Plymouth and Main Street, continuing onto Main St. Ext. to Water Street.

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Priscilla Beach Theatre
800 Rocky Hill Road
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Phone: 508-224-4888
Massachusetts US

Priscilla Beach Theatre presents "Hairspray"

Friday, July 5, 2019 to Saturday, July 20, 2019

It's 1962. In Baltimore, Maryland lives Tracy Turnblad. She has one wish; to be on the Corny Collins Show. Attaining this goal makes Tracy an overnight star plus sets a series of events in motion to integrate a TV network. A musical masterpiece!

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Downtown Middleborough
Main Street Center Street
Middleborough , MA
United States
Phone: 774-766-6335
Massachusetts US

Krazy Days Festival

Friday, August 2, 2019 to Saturday, August 3, 2019

Held both days 10am-5pm
Bring the family and enjoy all that this KRAZY festival has to offer.  Free admission for the whole family.  Vendors, food and entertainment for the whole family from the Town Hall over to Center Street in Downtown Middleborough. 

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Scituate Harbor
Jericho Road Beach
Scituate , MA
United States
Phone: 781-545-4000
Massachusetts US

Annual Heritage Days Festival

Saturday, August 3, 2019 to Sunday, August 4, 2019

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.

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

Antiquarian Summer Fair

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 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. Gates open promptly at 10am and browsers are welcome, free of charge! Can't wait to see what's on offer? Special 9:30 am Early Bird Admission is $10 per person.

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Plymouth Waterfront
Water Street
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
Phone: 508-830-1620
Massachusetts US

Downtown Plymouth Waterfront Festival

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

The Festival will include: 210+ Crafter/Vendor Booth Spaces - 30+ Food Trucks & Food Vendors - 13th Annual Motor Head's Cruise-In Car Show
Ducky Dash Race - Beer Garden - Kids FUN Zone-Games, Inflatables - 2 Stages of Live Entertainment and More! 

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

Saturday, August 31, 2019 to Sunday, October 20, 2019

Weekends August 31-Oct. 20, 2019 & Monday Holidays 10:30am-6pm
Minstrels, handsome knights, fire-eating entertainers, wacky wenches, frolicking faeries, talented dancers and artisans, and exotic tigers... This is just a sampling of what you will experience at King Richard’s Faire, a place where visitors can travel back in time and escape reality on 80 acres of enchanted woods.

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Hedge House Museum lawn
126 Water Street
02360 Plymouth , MA
United States
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Annual Thirsty Pilgrim Beer Festival

Saturday, September 7, 2019 to Sunday, September 8, 2019

Held 1-7 both days. Enjoy cold beer, great food, and live music on the Hedge House lawn during this annual fundraising event presented by the Plymouth Lions Club. Visit the weblink for more information.

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Nantasket Beach
Nantasket Ave
Hull , MA
United States
Phone: 781-925-9980
Massachusetts US

Annual Endless Summer Waterfront Festival

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Hull's great annual end-of-summer street bash! A great place for families and people of all ages! With lots of great food, from lobster rolls and hot dogs, to quahogs and Mediterranean foods and family-friendly entertainment. Teenagers can find lots to do as well with great shopping and the arcades. This annual event is free and open to the public.

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KOA Campground
438 Plymouth Street
Middleborough , MA
United States
Massachusetts US

CRANTOBERFEST AT THE KOA

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm

This cranberry-themed, family-friendly event will offer entertainment and activities for all ages.  Along with our annual kid’s costume contest and cabin decorating contest, we have added several new competitions this year to add to the fun and excitement of the day.

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Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary
Winslow Cemetery Road
02050 Marshfield , MA
United States
Phone: 781-837-9400
Massachusetts US

39th Annual Mass Audubon’s Farm Day

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

It's Mass Audubon’s biggest South Shore celebration of the year, our 38th annual Farm Day! Head on down to Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary, where the grasslands will be transformed into a festival of fall farm fun. With tractor-drawn hayrides through beautiful fields, live bluegrass music, educational presentations, games, crafts, artisans, delicious food, and more, Farm Day is not to be missed!

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