Skating

Ukulele Melee 2017

Learn and improve ukulele skills at the Ukulele Melee at the Cutler School in Hamilton!

Ukulele of Boston, The Friends of Cutler, and Cutler String Jam Presents Ukulele Melee 2017! The Ukulele Melee is a day of workshops, performances and ukulele fun! This year’s event will take place on June 10th at the Cutler School in Hamilton from 12 to 4:30 p.m. The headliners for 2017 will be featuring Jim and Liz Beloff. Tickets sold at the door. Parking is free. All proceeds are being donated to the Ukulele Kids Club.

When: 
Saturday, June 10, 2017 12:00 PM

Market Street Lynnfield February Vacation Outdoor Ice Skating and More

February Vacation Outdoor Ice Skating Fun at MarketStreet Lynnfield

Unplug, lace up your skates and enjoy the beauty of the New England outdoors this February Vacation! The MarketStreet Lynnfield, Outdoor Skating Rink hosts extended hours during February Vacation Week.

Enjoy public skating 7 days a week.

A perfect activity for February vacation, MarketStreet Lynnfield, the North Shore’s largest open-air shopping destination, celebrates the final week of its public ice skating for the season with extended hours from Sunday, February 19th through Sunday February 26th. www.marketstreetlynnfield.com  

The MarketStreet Rink is presented by Lahey Health and is one of the most sought after skating destinations in New England. With views of Reedy Meadow and neighbors such as J.Crew, Vineyard Vines, J.P. Licks, Roxy’s Grilled Cheese, lululemon athletica and FuGaKyu Japanese Cuisine. The rink is a classic 50 x 100 foot skating rink situated on The Green, the centerpiece of MarketStreet Lynnfield’s community events, performances and gatherings. It is illuminated by snowflake lights and features festive music. A 200-ton refrigeration unit ensures optimal ice temperature, even in warmer temperatures. 

 February vacation hours and rates for the rink’s final week of the season are as follows; guests can rent skates or bring their own. Pending availability, the rink can also be rented for private parties and events.

  • Sunday, February 19th: 11am-8pm
  • Monday, February 20th: 10am-10pm
  • Tuesday, February 21st: 10am-10pm
  • Wednesday, February 22nd: 10am-10pm
  • Thursday, February 23rd: 10am-10pm
  • Friday, February 24th: 10am-10pm
  • Saturday, February 25th: 11am-10pm
  • Sunday, February 26th: 11am-8pm

* The MarketStreet Rink closes for the season after skating on Sunday, February 26, 2017

Skating Rates:

  • Ages 13 and up: $8.00
  • Children 12 and under: $6.00
  • Children 3 and under: Free
  • Skate Rentals: $4.00

When: 
Sunday: 11AM–8PM
Monday – Friday: 10AM-10PM
Saturday: 11AM–10PM
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Dirt Detectives

Come to Spencer-Pierce-Little Farm and give your kids a shot at archaeology!

Come to  Spencer Peirce Little Farm for a program for homeschool families. Whether attending the morning or afternoon session, families are invited to have lunch at the property. Students become archaeologists as they excavate a mock pit with actual tools of the trade and process (put together) reproduction artifacts in a field lab. Inside the museum, they explore building archaeology via trap doors. They analyze objects to learn about daily life at the farm over the last three hundred years.

When: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 9-11am or 1-3pm

MarketStreet Lynnfield Outdoor Ice Skating

Outdoor Ice Skating Fun at MarketStreet Lynnfield

Lace up your skates and enjoy the beauty of the New England outdoors this winter season! From mid-November 2017 through February 2018, one of the most popular ice skating experiences in New England can be found at MarketStreet Lynnfield. The MarketStreet Rink offers public skating 7 days a week with extended hours during school vacation.

The North Shore’s leading outdoor shopping destination is pleased to share that The MarketStreet Rink presented by Lahey Health, will return for the fifth year in a row, enhancing MarketStreet Lynnfield’s entertainment, shopping and dining experience all winter long. Weather permitting, the MarketStreet Rink is slated to open the weekend of November 10th with grand opening activities on Saturday, November 11, 2017, including free hot cocoa, live entertainment, giveaways, and more.

When: 
School Vacation Days: 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 4-9 p.m.
Wednesday 1-9 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

2nd Annual Holiday Skate

Help Griffin Bouchard help others by attending his fundraiser skate at the Pingree rink in Hamilton!

Help Griffin Bouchard help others by attending his fundraiser skate at the Pingree rink in Hamilton! Dig out your old skates and bring the family to the Pingree Skating Rink! Come and skate for a great cause with Rick Middleton, a former hockey player from the New York Rangers and the Boston Bruins. The event will be hosted by 7th grader, Griffin Bouchard, from Miles River Middle School. Enjoy an evening full of skating, raffles, and food with friends or family and help support Boston Children’s Hospital.

When: 
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 5:30pm

Old Newbury Day Open House & Bonfire

Come to Spencer-Pierce-Little Farm for an open house and winter bonfire!

Come to  Spencer Peirce Little Farm for a mid-winter open house and bonfire to celebrate the official purchase of the town of Newbury on January 13, 1701. As part of this community-wide event, tour the Spencer-Pierce-Little House, enjoy hot cider and donuts for sale in the visitor center, and then walk to the nearby town-sponsored bonfire fueled by Christmas trees in the growing fields of Tendercrop Farm!

When: 
Saturday, January 14, 2017 3 - 9pm
Tree Drop-off by Jan 13 at the Newbury Fire Department

Ski, Skate, Board and Ride Consignment Event

Stock up for the season on new and consigned clothing and gear for skiing, skating, hockey, snowboarding and horseback riding!

Stock up for the season on new and consigned clothing and gear for skiing, skating, hockey, snowboarding and horseback riding! Don't forget the boots; as well as bikes, blades & boards. Earn money for your previously used equipment - get great deals for the upcoming season, for children and adults! E-mail skiskateboardandride@gmail.com for more information or to pre-register as a consignor. November 19th offers a pre-sale for volunteers and donors only, from 7am-9am! Registration is also available at drop-off.

When: 
Saturday, November 19, 2016 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday, November 20, 2016 Noon - 3 p.m.

Winter Skating Festival

The Cape Ann Skating Club celebrates Winter with an exhibition & festival.

Winter Ice Skating Festival! Come see our skaters perform! From our adorably young skaters to our amazing senior club skaters!! The show is free, there will also be free hot cocoa and a bake sale. The show is 11am to 12pm; arts & crafts & used skate sale from 12pm to 1pm and then a family open skate from 1pm to 2pm. The open skate is only $5 per family!! Come enjoy the day with yours!

When: 
Saturday, December 8, 2012 11am-2pm

Public Ice Skate at Pingree

Pingree School’s ice rink will be open to the public on December 19, 21, 27, and 28 from 1:30 - 3:30 pm. These dates will be open for recreational family skates with no pucks or hockey sticks allowed.

Free. The school is located at 537 Highland Street, South Hamilton, MA.

When: 
Monday, December 19, 2011 1:30 - 3:30 pm.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 1:30 - 3:30 pm.
Tuesday, December 27, 2011 1:30 - 3:30 pm.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 1:30 - 3:30 pm.

Holiday Skating Exhibition & Learn to Skate

Holiday Skating Exhibition & Learn to Skate

Come to The Dorothy Talbot Rink for the Cape Ann Skating Club Holiday Exhibition followed by an open public skate! Celebrate the Season with a Holiday themed skating show, enjoy free cocoa and then strap on your blades and join the fun! Free lesson during the public skate session immediately. Show is free. Rental skates and public skating fee apply. Proceeds from the bake sale benefit Cape Ann Skating Club programs.

When: 
Saturday, December 19, 2015 1pm
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