Events for Jun 1 2019

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Saturday, June 1, 2019 (All day)

Boston Cannons vs New York Lizards

850 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253
Price: 
$35
Saturday, June 1, 2019 (All day)

The History and Visitors Program at the Church of the Presidents offers guided tours of the historic United First Parish Church and the crypt of the Adams Presidents Monday – Saturday 11 am – 4 pm, and Sundays Noon – 4 pm.

Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

A Color-Filled, Crazy Run For Everyone! 
***MUSIC***DUNK TANK***GAMES***SNACKS***TODDLER AREA***FUN FOR ALL AGES***

Be prepared to have fun, get colorized and get messy!

Francis W Parker Elementary PTO is so excited to be hosting our first ever Crazy Color Run on Saturday, June 1st from 9am - 1pm! Open to All!! This event will be enjoyable for participants and spectators alike. With our walkers/runners being doused with color throughout the course, this fun run is sure to be magical and memorable for all!

0 Birch Street
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-376-1253
Price: 
$25 Registration Online by May 6th or $30 registration at the field the day of the event.
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

Having served a distinguished 10 year career as flagship of the US Sixth Fleet in the Mediterranean and the Second Fleet in the Atlantic, the USS Salem served as host to such notables as the US Ambassador to Spain, John D. Lodge; the Honorable Thomas S. Gates, Undersecretary of the Navy; Admiral Arleigh A. Burke, USN, Chief of Naval Operations; the Shah of Iran; the President of Lebanon and the King and Queen of Greece. Although Salem never fired her mighty guns in anger, her very presence served as a stimulus for peace during those troubled times that came to be called the Cold War.

551 South Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-479-7900
Price: 
Admission is $10 for adults, $8 senior citizens, and children ages 4 - 12 years. Children 3 and under are free.
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Join us on June 1 for our annual Open House! Most of our historic properties will be open for free to explore on your own or take a guided tour. Share your experience with us by tagging #HistoricNewEngland on Instagram. Local houses that will be open for free...

The Eustis Estate, 1424 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA 02186 (617) 994-6600 Open 10:00am-4:00pm
Quincy House, 20 Muirhead Street, Quincy, MA 02170 (617) 994-5930 Open 11:00am-4:00pm

Learn more: https://www.historicnewengland.org/openhouse2019/

Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
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
Price: 
$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
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
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
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

The earliest surviving home of the Quincy family, this house was built in 1686 by Edmund Quincy and greatly expanded and remodeled in 1706 displaying the evolution of colonial architecture. The house welcomed Benjamin Franklin as a guest and had frequent visits from young lawyer John Adams. The childhood home of Dorothy Quincy, who became Mrs. John Hancock; the second President of the Continental Congress, first signer of the Declaration of Independence and the first Governor of Massachusetts.

34 Butler Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-742-3190
Price: 
Donations appreciated
Free Event
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

This country estate overlooking Quincy Bay transports you to the Revolutionary War era and tells the story of a woman’s work to preserve her family’s history more than 100 years later. Revolutionary leader Josiah Quincy built the house in 1770. He and his family played key roles in the social and political life of Massachusetts for generations, producing three mayors of Boston and a president of Harvard.

Josiah Quincy House, a Historic New England Property
20 Muirhead Street
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-994-5930
Price: 
$5 adults, $4 seniors, $2.50 students. Free to Historic New England members and Quincy residents.
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

A community event that's for the whole family.  Come on down and support the Bernazzani Schools PTO.  

Bouncy Houses, Dj Izzy, Raffles, Karaoke, Face Paining and food.

*Wristbands to purchase for all day Jumping! 

 

 

 

701 Furnace Brook Pkey
Quincy, MA 02169
Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
2:00pm to 8:00pm

Join the Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse (MLL) as they open up their inaugural season at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Quincy, MA vs the Ohio Machine.

It's more than a game, it's an experience.

To buy tickets, call (617) 746-9933 or email tickets@bostoncannons.com.

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 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.