Events for Sep 30 2017

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Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Climb on and interact with construction and service vehicles. Learn hands-on about the vehicles you see in your neighborhood. Touch-A-Truck events offer the children new experiences and the chance to meet the men and women who operate these machines. Event includes DJ, face painting, food, Quincy Police K9 demonstration, and raffles. Socialize, play and spend time with family. Everyone Welcome! Proceeds benefit Atherton Hough PTO.

Atherton Hough School
1084 Sea Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Price: 
$5 per person. $20 per family
Saturday, September 30, 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.
Saturday, September 30, 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
Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm

Mayor Koch announced that The James Montgomery Band will be the Food Truck & Music Festival Headliner. “We are thrilled to have a world class entertainer like James Montgomery and his band headline the festival.” Koch said.

Coddington Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Free Event
Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm

Come and join us on Saturday, September 30th starting at 2:00pm at the Irish Pub for a great time to benefit 2 incredible groups. Football and Cheer are coming together to raise some much needed funds for threir programs. This event is always a great time and there is lots to be won. We will have several..up to 8 meat trays to be won...don't like meat, thats ok come and buy chances to win some amazing raffle items such as a Lobster Basket, 4 Bruins Tickets, 55" TV, Gift Certificate for a 50 min facial or massage and much more.

51 Billings Road
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-774-0222
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

Every Saturday evening, excluding holiday weekends, New England Wildlife Center sponsors the Catbird Café; the South Shore’s longest running open mic, playing original music. The Catbird Café is hosted by Steve Martin and his wife Cathy Donlon.  Steve is a well-known musician throughout the region and brings a thematic consistency between the care of wildlife and music.  Participants in the Catbird Café range in age from young elementary school students to octogenarians, from singing families to poets and belly dancers.  Sign up to perform starts at 4:30 and performing starts at 5:00 p.m.

New England Wildlife Center
500 Columbian Street
Weymouth, MA 02190
Phone: 781-682-4878
Price: 
A $2 donation is requested to help pay for the cost of the program.  
Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm

The USS Salem is transformed into a destination haunted attraction from the creator of Fright Dome; ranked #2 haunt in the country by the Travel Channels and #3 by USA Today. Attraction stays open until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays. 

549 South Street
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-479-7900
Price: 
Admission prices vary. $29.99 and up.