Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, I hope you're enjoying a great week! It's been very celebratory (and a bit emotional!) around here, what with Laurel's moving on ceremony this week (+ we celebrate the end of her soccer season tonight) and ongoing festivities for Jon's birthday. So much fun stuff in June, and the same applies for this weekend! Enjoy this mega-roundup of 39 weekend events, lovingly curated for your consideration! Will I see you at Hubbub tomorrow?

1. Animal Adventure Party to celebrate Father’s Day (Arlington)

2. Summer Arts Block Party with live music, crafts, and kid-friendly activities (Arlington)

3. Arts Fest with free classes, crafts, and games (Beverly)

4. Boston Book Festival presents Hubbub, a creative commotion for kids (Boston)

5. Walk In the Park at Fenway (Boston)

6. Hot dog safari with bounce houses and grandmarshal Charlie Baker (Boston)

7. Dads get in free at the Franklin Park Zoo this Father’s Day (Boston)

8. Aptucxet Museum hosts its Annual Strawberry Festival and Model Train Show. (Bourne)

9. 49th annual Fifer’s Day Fair (Boxborough)

10. The Braintree Farmer’s Market hosts Strawberry Fest (Braintree)

11. Mini golf at the library (Brookline)

12. Father’s Day themed brunch, reading, book signing and craft (Brighton)

13. Live music across 10 different stages in Harvard Square (Cambridge)

14. Summer solstice with a scientific twist (Cambridge)

15. Pirates Weekend with parades, contests, and treasure (Carver)

16. Local music performance beats the heat at the mall (Chestnut Hill)

17. Verrill Farm hosts a strawberry festival (Concord)

18. Visit the Connors Farm strawberry festival (Danvers)

19. A road race just for dad (Easton)

20. Summer solstice celebration (Framingham)

21. Civil War lawn games (Georges Island)

22. Canoe and campout on the river (Ipswich)

23. Marini Farm's Strawberry Festival spreads over 12 acres (Ipswich)

24. Wilson Farm’s 30th annual strawberry festival (Lexington)

25. Pick your own at Drumlin Farm's Strawberry Day (Lincoln)

26. Lanni Orchards hosts a special Strawberry Festival (Lunenberg)

27. The Nantucket Book Festival (Nantucket)

28. Free performance of the Pied Pipers Parade (Newburyport)

29. Steel drums, arts and crafts in a beautiful setting (Plymouth)

30. All-day picnic celebrating Juneteenth. (Roxbury)

31. Parent-child climb in the trees, ziplining and more (Sandwich)

32. Electronics, woodworking and craft projects (Somerville)

33. Enjoy jazz on the porch (Spectacle Island)

34. Free admission for dad at the Stone Zoo (Stoneham)

35. Parade with your pet at the annual Waltham Riverfest (Waltham)

36. Reagle Music Theatre presents Guys and Dolls (Waltham)

37. Westford hosts its 40th annual Strawberry & Arts Festival (Westford)

38. Comic Con pop culture extravaganza (Wilmington)

39. A fantastic tour of Cape Ann artisans (Various locations)

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