Events for Jul 7 2017

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Friday, July 7, 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.

Friday, July 7, 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, July 7, 2017 - 9:15am

Come view the work of 60+ local artists and enjoy an entertainment lineup led by House DJ’s Stenny & Steve Miller. Cash Bar.

The Woodward School
20 Greenleaf Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-5610
Free Event
Friday, July 7, 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, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members
Friday, July 7, 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, July 7, 2017 -
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Discover Quincy's Pop Up Art Gallery is a chance for the public to see how a collaboration of local artists have transformed Wesner Hall in Quincy Center into an art gallery featuring the work of 70 local artists. Art is available for sale. Free admission and cash bar. Each week features a lineup of local entertainment. Details coming soon!

The Woodward School
20 Greenleaf Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-5610
Free Event