Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, I hope you're having a great week! As typically happens with long holiday weekends, I was pretty much confused every single day about what day it was...until today, of course, because it's Friday! If you're looking for something to do this weekend, there's plenty to do. Check out this awesome mega-roundup of 35 event options, lovingly curated for your consideration. Have a great weekend!

1. Harvest festivals at Smolak Farms begin. (Andover)

2. Family fun day at Spy Pond Park. (Arlington)

3. Boston Calling music festival. (Boston)

4. Break the silence on ovarian cancer 5K. (Boston)

5. Your chance to run wild at the zoo. (Boston)

6. Chinatown lantern festival. (Boston)

7. A free celebration of community, access, and education honoring an MFA legacy. (Boston)

8. Don’t just admire public art, make it. (Boston)

9. Brookline Music School open house and instrument petting zoo. (Brookline)

10. Sunday funday at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. (Boston)

11. Enjoy some Sunday Parkland Games. (Cambridge)

12. It’s time to celebrate Carnival. (Cambridge)

13. Spend the day with Thomas. (Carver)

14. Music at the Manse. (Concord)

15. Farm day BBQ and apple pie contest. (Concord)

16. Nom nom nom -- the Cape Cod Food Truck Festival. (Falmouth)

17. Free admission to Fruitlands Museum to celebrate their centennial year. (Harvard)

18. Music, BBQ, and a kids carnival at this fall festival. (Harvard)

19. 10,000 plus rubber ducks dropped from a bridge in a swim to the finish. (Haverhill)

20. A taste of country. (Hudson)

21. Local musicians rock at the Jamaica Plain Music Festival. (Jamaica Plain)

22. Berkshire county residents and employees get free admission to Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary. (Lenox)

23. World Music Festival. (Lynn)

24. Celebrate grandparents with a free day of crafts and photos. (Needham)

25. Wachusett Mountain Music Festival. (Princeton)

26. Rosie Revere, Engineer Ideas on the Move. (Salem)

27. Greek music and food festival. (Somerville)

28. Enjoy the Handmade Arts Market. (Somerville)

29. Say happy birthday to Paddy. (Stoneham)

30. Answer the call of the drummers. (Sturbridge)

31. A party for all breeds: Pooch-a-palooza. (Topsfield)

32. Late summer ice cream paddle. (Topsfield)

33. Concert on the Music Court. (Walpole)

34. A microhike with your little tyke. (Waltham)

35. Music Fest! Open house, instrument petting zoo and performances. (Winchester)

Image credit: Smolak Farms

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