Nichole’s Picks 6/10 + 6/11
Pick #1: Dragon Boat Race and Festival, Boston
June 10th and 11th along the Charles River
The 38th Annual Boston Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival will be held the weekend of June 10-11, 2017. Be sure to save the date! Races and cultural performances. Admission is free.
69 teams raced in the 2016 Boston Dragon Boat Festival, once again breaking a Festival record for the number of teams competing. See the list of teams that participated.
Pick #2: Millbrook Meadow and Pond Annual Rubber Duck Race
Saturday, June 10th at 11:00 am
Be sure to buy plenty of raffle tickets for the big Rubber Duck Race, 11 a.m. June 10, 2017. Event is sponsored by the Friends of the Council on Aging, and if your duck comes through among the first, you can be a winner! — in Millbrook Meadow and Pond.
Pick #3: Cape Ann Museum’s Second Saturdays
The second Saturday of every month is free from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for families with school-aged children. Families are invited to the Activity Center to participate in hands-on activities that delve into the art, history and culture of the region. Each Second Saturday focuses on a specific theme based on the Museum’s collection and/or special exhibitions.
As always, for a comprehensive list of family activities, please visit our friends at North Shore Kid