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Here are some ideas for weekend fun!
It’s a Teddy Bear Picnic at The Stevens Coolidge Place! What could be more fitting for a sunny summer day than you, your favorite little person and their favorite bear? Friday from 1-3 there will be crafts, bubbles, a scavenger hunt, light refreshments and a story hour. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy! Pre-register please at http://bit.ly/2Zmmnm3
Food Trucks? Yes please! Friday from 4-7 Cider Hill Farm in Amesbury hosts its popular Food Truck Friday event, with food (of course) as well as live music, lawn games, a cider bar and specials in the farm store. Check it out, it’s free!
One of the area’s most popular events takes place all weekend in the North End – the Saint Anthony’s Feast and the visitation of the Blessed Relics of Saint Anthony from the Pontifical Basilica Di Sant’ Antonio in Padua, Italy. Even more special, this year celebrates the centennial of the feast, which features a grand 10 hour procession, public viewing of the relics, live street bands and all the amazing delicious food you can eat from local street vendors! Friday 6-9 pm, Saturday 9 am – 11 pm and Sunday 10:30 am – 6:00 pm.
Assumption Greek Festival takes place this weekend in Manchester, NH at 111 Island Pond Road. Two days of delicious homemade Greek food, pastries, drinks, music & dance. Travel to Greece without leaving home! Free admission & parking. Raffles. Kid'scorner. Fine jewelry & crafts. Ethnic & religious items. Greek & American wines and beers. Greek dancing. The live band “Kostas Taslis Band” will play on Sunday 2:30-6:30 PM
Family Fun Day 2019 offers something for all the kids. Saturday at Field of Dreams in Salem, NH from 11-3. Food trucks, face painting, bounce house, ice cream, photos with your favorite Superhero or Princess and more!
Salem, MA is always hosting something interesting and this weekend is no exception. Check out the Freaks Antiques and Uniques Convention at the Hawthorne Hotel on Saturday and Sunday from 11 am – 7 pm. Shop 60 vendors on 3 floors! There will be vendors in the ballroom, the library, and the mezzanine. A map will be provided upon entry so you can quickly find your favorite vendors and their location. There will also be workshops, seminars and demonstrations upstairs in the mezzanine section.
Noon Tunes! Grab some food from our local small businesses and come enjoy music from students and faculty of Andover Real School of Music, Friday from Noon – 2 pm on the steps of the Old Town Hall. Tables and chairs will be available and there will be activities for the kids.
Winnekenni Castle’s Annual Summer Cruise Day takes place on Sunday from Noon – 4 pm. Check out the awesome classic cars on display and listen to live doo wop music. Food and beverages will be available for purchase!
Pup-Up on the Patio. Join pawsome local pet vendors for a summer “pup up” on Saturday at 10 am at Precinct Kitchen + Bar on Berkeley Street in Boston, while supporting MA Vest-A-Dog. Treat your furry friend to brunch and shopping before National Dog Day. Featuring Loews Loves Pets, Polka Dog Bakery, Red Dog Pet Resort and more! In addition, Precinct Kitchen + Bar will be serving brunch specials for pets and their owners where proceeds will benefit MA Vest-A-Dog! MA Vest-A-Dog supports Massachusetts Police dogs by helping provide bullet resistant vests, essential equipment and training for police and law enforcement K-9 programs throughout Massachusetts.
Have you been wanting to seethe new Encore Casino but aren’t looking to gamble? Here’s a chance to soak in the ambiance minus the gaming! Head to the new Beer & Wine Garden at Encore Boston Harbor’s South Lawn. From now until Labor Day, the Beer & Wine Garden at the new $2.6 billion resort and casino will open Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm until 30 minutes after sunset. The outdoor waterfront garden provides a perfect summer outing along the newly restored Mystic River shoreline and Encore Harborwalk, complete with beer, wine, cocktails, and a number of lawn games. Soft drinks and snacks can also be found on the menu.
Open Houses –yes, if it’s the weekend, there must be open houses. Contact any of the members of The Carroll Group to see if your next home has an open house this weekend, or if you’d like to schedule a private showing.
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