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In-Person Events

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(W) MetroWest
(S) Metro South
(C) Central MA

Thursday, September 24

Friday, September 25

  • Apple Picking @ Local Farms
    • We’ve listed 2020 updates for all local you-pick farms!
  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • Jurassic Quest Drive Thru @ Gillette Stadium, Foxboro (S)
    • 11 AM – 8 PM
    • $49 per vehicle
  • Farmers Market @ Franklin Town Common (W)
    • 12 PM – 6 PM
  • Food Truck Friday @ Roger Williams Park, Providence (S)
    • 5 – 8:30 PM
    • Free admission
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Friday Night Hayrides @ Franklin Farm Community Garden, Cumberland RI
    • 6:30-7:30 PM
    • $100/wagon, maximum of 15 people; register online

Saturday, September 26

Sunday, September 27

Monday, September 28

Tuesday, September 29

  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • Storytime Tour @ Unity Farm, Sherborn (W)
    • 11 AM
    • $6/person, register in advance

Wednesday, September 30

 

Wednesday, September 23

Thursday, September 17

Friday, September 18

  • Apple Picking @ Local Farms
    • We’ve listed 2020 updates for all local you-pick farms!
  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • On the Farm Story Time @ Franklin Farm Community Garden, Cumberland RI
    • 10-10:45 AM (sept. 18, sept. 25, oct. 2)
    • $24/child, $18/sibling; must register for all three classes
  • Farmers Market @ Franklin Town Common (W)
    • 12 PM – 6 PM
  • Food Truck Friday @ Roger Williams Park, Providence (S)
    • 5 – 8:30 PM
    • Free admission
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Friday Night Hayrides @ Franklin Farm Community Garden, Cumberland RI
    • 6:30-7:30 PM
    • $100/wagon, maximum of 15 people; register online
  • Summer Movie Night @ Town of Auburn Pappas Complex (C)
    • 8:30 – 10 PM

Saturday, September 19

Sunday, September 20

  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • Apple Picking @ Local Farms
    • We’ve listed 2020 updates for all local you-pick farms!
  • Outdoor Family Yoga @ Walpole Common (S)
    • 4-5 PM
    • $16/person; register in advance online
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person

Monday, September 21

  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • Zoofari Drive-Through @ Southwick’s Zoo, Mendon (W/C)
    • 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • $60/car, register in advance

Tuesday, September 22

  • Storywalk @ Waltham Public Library (W)
    • 7 AM – 7 PM
  • Storytime Tour @ Unity Farm, Sherborn (W)
    • 11 AM
    • $6/person, register in advance

Wednesday, September 16

Thursday, September 3

  • Storywalk on the Trails @ Chestnut Hill Farm, Southborough (W)
    • 8 AM – 8 PM
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Star Gazing Night @ Hearthside House, Lincoln RI (S)
    • 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    • $7 (children under 5 are free); register in advance

Friday, September 4

Saturday, September 5

Sunday, September 6

  • Apple Picking @ Local Farms
    • Filter our Farms Map by “Apples” for U-Pick options
    • Check the farm’s website for availability
  • Jurassic Quest Drive Thru @ Gillette Stadium, Foxboro (S)
    • 9 AM – 8 PM
    • $49 per vehicle
  • Farmers Market @ Town Hall, Needham (W)
    • 12 PM – 4 PM
  • Farmers Market @ Hopkinton Town Common (W)
    • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Fall Fun at the Farm @ C&C Reading Farm, West Bridgewater (S)
    • 10 AM – 5 PM
    • $5/person (children under 2 free) must register in advance; corn maze, pumpkin story book trail, sunflowers & more
  • Fall Festival @ Slater Park, Pawtucket RI (S)
    • 11 AM – 6 PM
    • Free admission
  • Picnic on the Farm @ Powisset Farm, Dover (W)
    • 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    • $20-$30/car, register online
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person

Monday, September 7

  • Apple Picking @ Local Farms
    • Filter our Farms Map by “Apples” for U-Pick options
    • Check the farm’s website for availability
  • Jurassic Quest Drive Thru @ Gillette Stadium, Foxboro (S)
    • 9 AM – 8 PM
    • $49 per vehicle
  • Fall Fun at the Farm @ C&C Reading Farm, West Bridgewater (S)
    • 10 AM – 5 PM
    • $5/person (children under 2 free) must register in advance; corn maze, pumpkin story book trail, sunflowers & more
  • Country Line Dancing @ Everett Leonard Park, Norton (S)
    • 7 PM – 8 PM
    • $10/class
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Monday Night Flicks: Jurassic Park @ Medway Commons (W)
    • Entry starts at 7:30 PM
    • $10/car; register in advance

Tuesday, September 8

Wednesday, September 9

Tuesday, September 1

Wednesday, September 2

Monday, August 31

Saturday, August 29

Sunday, August 30

  • Kids’ Gear Swap 2020
    • A day for parents in the Greater Boston area (within 1 hour of Boston) to give away children’s items with one big curb alert day!
  • Family Fun Scavenger Hunt @ Walpole Town Forest (S)
    • Clues are given to participants which will lead them through the woods to a hidden treasure box!
    • $15/person; register in advance
  • Needham Story Walk @ Green’s Field Playground, Needham (W)
    • 9 AM – 6 PM
  • Farmers Market @ Town Hall, Needham (W)
    • 12 PM – 4 PM
  • Farmers Market @ Hopkinton Town Common (W)
    • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Outdoor Family Yoga @ Walpole Common (S)
    • 4 PM – 5 PM
    • $16
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person

Friday, August 28

  • All About Goats @ Chestnut Hill Farm, Southborough (W)
    • 10 AM
    • $12-$20/family, Register in advance
  • Hide and Seek with HodgePodge @ Ames Free Library, North Easton (S)
    • 11 AM – 12 PM
    • “We have a special guest who will be hiding (in plain sight) somewhere in town (North Easton), and it’s your job to find him! HodgePodge is a friendly, life-sized monster who will be waiting for you to find him. Once you do, you can park and hop out for a photo. If you haven’t found him by 11:30, it’s time for Olly Olly Oxen Free! We will post his location here on our website and on social media so you can swing by for your photo op before noon”.

  • Farmers Market @ Franklin Town Common (W)
    • 12 PM – 6 PM
  • Food Truck Friday @ Roger Williams Park, Providence (S)
    • 5 – 8:30 PM
    • Free admission
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Outdoor Community Movie – Frozen 2 @ Dedham Community House (S)
    • 8 PM
    • Registration Required
  • Paw Patrol Drive-In Movie Night @ Mother Brook Arts & Community Center, Dedham (S)
    • 8 PM – 9:30 PM
    • $20/vehicle; register in advance

Thursday, August 27

Tuesday, August 25

Wednesday, August 26

Thursday, August 20

Friday, August 21

Saturday, August 22

Sunday, August 23

  • Free Admission for Some @ EcoTarium, Worcester (C)
    • Free for first responders, teachers, military/veterans, essential workers, and their families. 8/22 and 8/23.
    • Reserve in advance
  • Farmers Market @ Town Hall, Needham (W)
    • 12 PM – 4 PM
  • Farmers Market @ Hopkinton Town Common (W)
    • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Outdoor Family Yoga @ Walpole Common (S)
    • 4 PM – 5 PM
    • $16
  • Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience @ Franklin Park Zoo, Boston
    • 6 – 10:30 PM
    • Socially distanced walk through hundreds of lanterns throughout the zoo. Register in advance online; tickets start at $17.95/person
  • Drive-In Movie @ Mendon Twin Drive-In (W/C)
    • 8:15 PM
    • Kung Fu Panda & Karate Kid, or Jurassic Park & Jaws
    • $30/car, purchase in advance

Monday, August 24

Wednesday, August 19

  • Wooden Paint Signs @ Pilgrim Day Camp, Framingham (W)
    • 11 AM
    • $20/family, Register in advance
  • Fit Kids @ Foxboro YMCA (S)
    • 5 – 5:45 PM
    • Fitness class for ages 8-12; must register in advance and bring own mat and water bottle

Tuesday, August 18

Thursday, August 13

Friday, August 14

Saturday, August 15

Sunday, August 16

Monday, August 17

Thursday, August 6

Friday, August 7

Saturday, August 8

Sunday, August 9

Tuesday, August 11

Wednesday, August 5

Tuesday, August 4

Tuesday, July 28

  • Canoe/Kayak Paddle @ Lake Ripple, Grafton (C)
    • 6:30 – 8:00 PM
    • Ages 4+
    • Registration required. $5/person plus $10/boat if needed

Wednesday, July 29

  • Annual Bike Rodeo @ Endicott Estate, Dedham (S)
    • Register in advance
  • Outdoor Concert @ Kiwanis Beach, Upton (C)
    • 6 – 8 PM
    • Free parking, music, and beach. Cash grill open.

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