Events for Sep 30 2018

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Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 7:00pm

Open: September 28-29 and October 5-7, 12-14, 18-21, 25-28, 31 and November 2-3. **Please visit for exact hours of operation.** For more information, please call 617-935-0444 ext. 1 or email.

551 South Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-479-7900
Admission prices vary. $34.99 - $69.99
Sunday, September 30, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

The Adams National Historical Park offers tours of the Presidential Birthplaces and Peace Field daily from April 19 - November 10. During open season, the Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All Guided Tours begin at the Visitor Center. The first tour starts at 9:15 a.m. and the final tour starts at 3:15 p.m. and leave every hour. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. Weekends in particular can be very busy, so the earlier you can be there the better!


Visitor Center
1250 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-1177
Individual Entrance Fee - $10.00 ~ The entrance fee is for all visitors age 16 and older. Children under 16 are free.
Sunday, September 30, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory, located at the top of a scenic mountain range south of Boston, is a unique American institution. Founded in 1885 by Abbott Lawrence Rotch as a private scientific center for the study and measurement of the atmosphere, it was the site of many pioneering weather experiments and discoveries. The earliest kite soundings of the atmosphere in North America in the 1890s and the development of the radiosonde in the 1930s occurred at this historic site.

1 Observatory Service Road
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-0562
$4 adults, $2 for ages 5-17, free for children under 5. In depth tours: $8 adults, $5 for ages 5-17, members and seniors
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:00am

Registration for the 5th annual City of Presidents 5k Run/Walk is now open. Participants may learn more about the race and register online by The race will be held on Sunday, September 30th at 10 a.m. beginning and ending in Merrymount Park. Race day registration begins at 8am. The 3.1 mile USTA Certified Course spans the perimeter of the park with scenic views of the Wollaston Beach Reservation and Black's Creek.

1 Merrymount Parkway
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253
Adult 5k Run registration fee is $25, walk is $15. Student (grades 5-12) reigstration fee is $10.
Sunday, September 30, 2018 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

The Church of the Presidents is the only building in the United States to house the final resting place of two Presidents. President John Adams, First Lady Abigail Adams, their son President John Quincy Adams and Louisa Catherine Adams are interred in the family crypt underneath the front entrance to the building.

1306 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-0062
Donations accepted.
Free Event
Sunday, September 30, 2018 -
1:00pm to 6:00pm

With the arrival of fall comes the return of seasonal beers, cozy flannels, and of course – Sunday football. While your home team’s victory is most important on game days, enjoying the day and all of fall’s glory at the perfect tailgate is a close second. That’s why every Sunday through the NFL season, Victory Point in Marina Bay invites you to throw on your flannels or jerseys and head to the dockside establishment for Victory Sundays, an all-American football party complete with all the game watching necessities of a tailgate paradise.

Victory Point
332 Victory Road
Quincy, MA 02171