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.
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.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, July 23, 2017 (All day)
The Quincy Catholic Collaborative will hold its first multi-cultural, multi-dimensional, multi-generational event from Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23. One of the organizers, John Distefano said, “There’s something for everyone, and it’s all conveniently located on the grounds of Sacred Heart parish, 386 Hancock Street, North Quincy." Free parking will be available at North Quincy High School and Atlantic Middle School. Free shuttle service will run on Friday July 21 from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. For the remainder of the weekend, the shuttle will run during the same hours as the Ca
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.
Bring a used children's book to swap at this family friendly dance party. This free event is located in the Tot Lot at the intersection of West Elm Ave and is supported by Save the Harbor/Save the Bay, the City of Quincy and MA Department of Conservation & Recreation.
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.
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.