Events for Dec 8 2017

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Friday, December 8, 2017 -
11:00am to 7:00pm

The Discover Quincy Holiday Pop Up Shop will be open daily from Wednesday, December 6 through Sunday, December 17 from 11am - 7pm at 1534 Hancock Street, formerly Payless Shoe Source. The shop features the works of 60+ local artisans including Art, Jewelry, Crafts, Gifts, Ceramics, Glass, Fiber and Woodwork. Parking is available in the Hancock Lot and shop can easily be accessed by walkway adjacent to Kelly's Cellar or park in the Messina Lot at the intersection of Hannon Parkway and Hancock Street.

1534 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-471-1700
Free Event
Friday, December 8, 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, December 8, 2017 - 12:00pm

"What Christmas Means to Me" is a holiday musical revue tailor made to kick off the holiday season. This one stop shopping dining and musical event is a perfect solution for family, office or friends holiday gatherings.
Choice of four performances: Wednesday, December 6 at noon ~ Thursday, December 7 at noon ~ Friday, December 8 at noon and 8pm. Advance reservations recommended as shows frequently sell out.

Common Market Restaurants
97 Willard St
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-9532
Price: 
$39.00 Matinee (includes lunch, show, tax and gratuity) with a cash bar $25.00 Evening with cash bar
Friday, December 8, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Join curator Laura Johnson for a special tour of Historic New England's premiere exhibition, Mementos: Jewelry of Life and Love. From juicy details of family drama to New England's role as a costume jewelry powerhouse, hear stories of the people who made and wore these unique gems.

Free to Historic New England members and Milton residents
$5 nonmembers (in addition to Eustis Estate Museum admission)

Registration is required. Milton residents must call to register. Please call 617-994-6600 for more information or register online.

1424 Canton Ave
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-227-3956
Price: 
Free to Historic New England members and Milton residents $5 nonmembers (in addition to Eustis Estate Museum admission)