Events for Oct 12 2018

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Friday, October 12, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, November 17, 2018 (All day)

The self-guided exhibition of 77 images will be on display in Quincy from Oct. 12 to Nov. 17 and is free of charge. The photographs can be viewed Mondays through Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. at Old City Hall, 1305 Hancock Street. The exhibition was recently on display at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C., and will travel across the U.S.

1305 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1000
Free Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

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

549 South Street
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-479-7900
Price: 
Admission prices vary. $34.99 - $69.99
Friday, October 12, 2018 (All day)

The musical production of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" is truly a "tale as old as time, true as it can be", filled with remarkable characters, costumes and musical numbers. Belle, the lovely young woman living in a quaint village becomes the prisoner of a "beast", who is really a prince under an enchanted spell. Through conflict, battles and betrayals, Belle's love and perseverance show the beast how to love and be loved, breaking the spell and allowing him a beautiful future with this most amazing woman - Belle.

Eastern Nazarene College, Cove Fine Arts Center
23 East Elm Ave
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-745-3000
Price: 
General Admission $15, Seniors and non-ENC students $10, Children 12 and under $5
Friday, October 12, 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
Price: 
Individual Entrance Fee - $10.00 ~ The entrance fee is for all visitors age 16 and older. Children under 16 are free.
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
9:00am to 4:00pm

The Adams Academy, built of Quincy granite, is an early and important example of Gothic revival architecture in America. Endowed by John Adams as a preparatory school for boys, it was built on the site where the legendary patriot John Hancock was born. Now home to the Quincy Historical Society whose museum showcases the city’s history from Native American times up through the early 21st century and archives are a major resource for information on local and area history.

8 Adams Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-1144
Price: 
Donations accepted.
Free Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
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, October 12, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Protect Your Identity Shredding
Seniors are invited to safely dispose of sensitive and personal documents to further protect themselves from identity theft and fraud. Visit the Kennedy Center and shred tax, financial, legal and other documents free of charge. You can watch your documents as they are shredded Start gathering your documents. Call 617-376-1506 to register.

440 East Squantum Street
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-376-1506
Free Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

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, October 12, 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
Price: 
Donations accepted.
Free Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
11:30am to 5:30pm

Celebrating its 36th 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 29 to November 16, 2018.

Vietnam Veterans Drive
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253
Free Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
6:00pm to 10:30pm

Join DOVE (DOmestic Violence Ended) as we celebrate 40 years of healing and saving lives! The night will feature a cocktail hour, live and silent auctions hosted by John Terrio, inspirational speakers, as well as live music from Java Jive.

1000 Marriott Drive
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-472-1000
Price: 
$150.00
Friday, October 12, 2018 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Friends and parents, listen up! Come out to Rock N Roll Bingo and enjoy a fun filled night of music and BINGO at The Fours Restaurant. Ticket price includes food and a bingo card where traditional bingo numbers have been replaced with song names. Prizes awarded. All proceeds benefit choral programming throughout Quincy Public Schools. Contact Dianne MacDonald for tickets.

15 Cottage Avenue
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-471-4447
Price: 
$25, Advance tickets recommended
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 7:30pm

The musical production of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" is truly a "tale as old as time, true as it can be", filled with remarkable characters, costumes and musical numbers. Belle, the lovely young woman living in a quaint village becomes the prisoner of a "beast", who is really a prince under an enchanted spell. Through conflict, battles and betrayals, Belle's love and perseverance show the beast how to love and be loved, breaking the spell and allowing him a beautiful future with this most amazing woman - Belle.

Eastern Nazarene College, Cove Fine Arts Center
23 East Elm Ave
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-745-3000
Price: 
General admission $15, Seniors 60+, non-ENC students (must show ID) $10