Events for Aug 11 2017

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Friday, August 11, 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
Friday, August 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

The City of Quincy offers free guided walking tours, seasonally, starting inside Old City Hall. A walk through Quincy Center takes you on a voyage through time from the earliest colonial days, to the era of the Adams, Quincy and Hancock families, and to Quincy's decades of the national center of granite quarrying and building. Adams and Hancock Streets in Quincy Center are part of one of the oldest roads in America.

1305 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1000
Free Event
Friday, August 11, 2017 -
11:30am to 5:30pm

Celebrating its 35th season! One of the oldest farmers markets in Massachusetts, vendors at Quincy's Farmers Market work family farms, some over 100 years old. More than a market, it's a true piece of Americana featuring local small business and entrepreneurial ventures, family activities, and music. All of the produce is local and picked within 24 hours of sale. Many of the varieties of fruits and vegetables, Heirloom tomatoes and peppers, heritage apples, are not available at supermarkets.  Open Fridays, 11:30am-5:30pm, rain or shine from June 23 to November 17, 2017.

Vietnam Veterans Drive
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253
Free Event
Friday, August 11, 2017 -
6:30pm to 9:30pm

LGBTQuincy Meetup will host a casual evening social on Friday August 11th at 6:30pm.

The location will be Fuji at West of Chestnut (WoC), at 1420 Hancock Street, in Quincy Center.

Our group will be on the outdoor patio near the main entrance.

Open to all members of the LGBTQ community in Quincy and neighboring South Shore communities. $10 per person. Lite appetizers will be provided. Cash bar.

We are a friendly, welcoming, and diverse group. You're bound to meet some nice people while enjoying food and drinks.

1420 Hancock St
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: (617) 770-1546