Events for Jul 13 2017

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 (All day)

Starting with the City’s Signature Flag Day Celebration on Saturday, June 10, Discover Quincy is partnerting with many local organizations to showcase Quincy’s arts and culture, community, educations, historic and recreational assets. Each day will feature at least one free event, while some events may accept donations and others may have an admission fee.

Thursday, July 13, 2017 (All day)

Wander the island and experience awe-inspiring site-specific installations by artists-in-residence made exclusively from found objects and native plant life. Download the Boston Harbor Islands phone app to listen to exclusive artist interviews discussing the pieces on display.

Peddocks Island, Boston Harbor
Free Event
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 11:00am

Explore America’s birth as a global economic power in the 19th century through the prism of one family’s inspiring stories of adventure, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and civic leadership. Long considered the jewel of Milton, this majestic Greek revival mansion was built in 1833 and contains the treasures of four generations of the Forbes family including China trade heirlooms and Abraham Lincoln memorabilia. Historic Preservation work has recently been completed. The museum is open to the public for tours at 11am and 2pm on Thursdays and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to children under 5.
Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join Restore Christian Church for their annual summer Block Parties. These events are entirely free and include yard games, inflatables, free food, and live music. Each party is open to the public from 6-8pm. 

166 Beale
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 6173761251
Free Event
Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Unleash your creative side! You and your friends can gather in the beautiful gallery space of Milton Art Center to paint, sip, socialize and be inspired under the direction of one of our local artists!Join us for Paint Night on the second Thursday of each month. No painting experience is necessary. You will be in a fun-filled environment and will create your own masterpiece that you can take home and proudly display! Online registration only, no tickets will be sold at the door. (48 hour cancellation policy. No refund, can attend next session only.)

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library sponsor this annual concert series on Thursdays in July. Concerts are held outdoors on the Library Lawn. Rain Location: Community Room inside the Library. 

40 Washington Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1301
Free Event