2014 Calendar

2014 Calendar of Events

(dates subject to change)

April 16-17 Wareham Prom Gown Giveaway
6-9 pm at Salerno’sCome see if the gown of your dreams is waiting for you!  Accessories will also be available.
April 19 Easter Egg Hunt
11 am at Marc Anthony’s (pre egg hunt pancake breakfast from 8-10 am at Marc Anthony’s to benefit The Boys and Girls Club of Wareham)
May 17 Gleason Family YMCA 5k Road Race
9:00 am – The race starts and finishes at the Onset Village Pier.  This is a gorgeous course along the village streets and waterfront of this historical and quaint village.The Gleason Family YMCA 5K brings competitive runners from all over the New England area.  Last year there were over three hundred runners including some of New England’s top runners. Another one hundred family, friends and spectators come to cheer the runners on.
May 25 Hotel and Home Tour & Reception
1 pm – 4 pm throughout village
May 31 Escape the Cape Triathlon
9:00 am start.  Escape the Cape Tri has quickly become a regional favorite!  You’ll experience a beautiful seaside community with scenic views of secluded Onset Bay!  Bring your family and friends, as this race has the BEST views of any triathlon! Stick around for our awesome Post Race Festival with sponsors and your included BBQ under the big tent! This event is offered by Max Performance. Click Here for more info.
May-Sep Farmers’ Market
Wednesday 12-6 by the Onset bandstand
June 14 Kayak Poker Run
9 am Shell Point beach
June 21 Quohog Day

Quahog Day festivities will start right around noon on Saturday, June 21st at the Hy-Line Cruises dock at Onset Pier, in celebration of the Cape Cod Canal Centennial. The Buzzards Bay Buccaneers pirates will be on hand to have fun with the crowds, and Johnny Quahog and Doug the Quahog will arrive to the dock around 12:30 p.m. on board the Viking. Once on land, Doug will deliver his annual prediction of how many days of beach weather lie ahead for Summer 2014.  Channel 7 News Boston Reporter Susan Tran will emcee this year’s event!

Following the prognostication ceremony, people can celebrate with Doug on board the Hy-Line vessel at the dock. At 2 p.m. people can buy tickets for the two-hour canal cruise or continue the fun across the street at the Quahog Republic Waterfront Eatery in Onset. More info is at www.QuahogDay.com.

Jul-Aug Shakespeare of Vacation
Buzzards Play Productions offers Shakespeare on Vacation – Bandshell 6:30 pm July 6 – 29 – Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays
July 2 Summer of Love Concert SeriesSpirit of Santana
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell

In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehametv.org, click on “live stream”
Donations can be made at the following link  www.gofundme.com/65b6ho.
July 5 Blessing of the Fleet
On the pier 10-12
July 5 A Taste of Onset
Onset stores and vendors will have special sidewalk sales from 1-5 p.m.
July 5 Onset-Wareham Fireworks
At dusk over Onset beach & bay
July 9 Summer of Love Concert SeriesAn Evening of Pink Floyd with 57 Heavy
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell

In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

July 16 Summer of Love Concert SeriesPlymouth Fury Band
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell

In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

July 23 Summer of Love Concert SeriesHeartbreaker … A Led Zeppelin Experience
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

July 30 Summer of Love Concert Series Groovy Afternoon – A Tribute to the Woodstock Era
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

Aug 2 Onset Blues Festival
Vendor set up at 9.  Gates open at 11:– Bands start at noon and play until 9 p.m.Click Here for more info
Aug 6 Summer of Love Concert Series Big Rhythm Wine… A Grateful Dead Experience
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

Aug 13 Summer of Love Concert Series Living Proof
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

Aug 16 Illumination and Lantern Tour
9.p.m. Onset bay and village
Aug 16 Chalk Full of Fun – Street Painting Festival
12-6 pm in Onset village
Aug 20 Summer of Love Concert Series Cold Chocolate – Bluegrass
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

 Aug 27 Summer of Love Concert Series Soul Box
6:30 –   9:30 p.m., free of charge at the Bandshell
In case of inclement weather all shows will be held at The Onset VFW Pavilion, 4 Gibbs Ball Park Road in East Wareham,02558 (for gps)
All shows are broadcast live on local Wareham TV, channel 9 or 30, and streaming live on the web at www.warehamtv.org, click on “live stream”

Donations can be made at the following link…www.gofundme.com/65b6ho

Oct 23 Cribbage Tournament
6:30 pm at the Pierview Restaurant$10 per player.  All levels welcome.  Play will consist of a two 2 person teams per table.  Bring your team or come by yourself and we will make one for you.  For more information: 508-295-7727.
Oct 25 Halloween Family Fun Day
12-3 pm at the Onset bandstand
Dec 6 Christmas in the Park
2-5 pm Onset village center

 

 

 

 

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