Wakefield Coming Events

Wakefield Annual Events:

Independence Day Events

Monday, July 4th, 2005

All events in Wakefield will take place on Monday, July 4th

West Side Social Club Children's Events

*7 a.m. Registration for Fishing Contest at the Lower Common (trophies for children 12 and under)
* Pet Show - Upper Common Registration at
8:30 a.m.; event begins at 9 a.m.
* Cart & Tricycle Parade - Upper Common,
9:30 a.m.
* Bicycle Parade - Upper Common,
10:15 a.m .
* Doll Carriage Parade - Upper Common,
11 a.m.
* Children's Races on Lower Common: Diaper Derby at
12:00 noon; races for toddlers through twelve year olds begin at 12:15 p.m. .
* Canoe Race: Colonel Connolly to Common.
12:00 noon

Independence Day Parade

Start time 5:00 p.m.!

* The parade starts at 5:00 p.m. at Lakeside Office Park
* It travels down North Ave to Church Street to Common Street to Main Street.
* The reviewing stand is at the Americal Civic Center.
* It concludes at the Galvin Middle School.

sponsored by the Wakefield Independence Day Committee

Evening Events
(sponsored by the West Side Social Club)

Concert on the Common featuring the band "Replay" from 7. p.m. to 11 p.m.

Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Other Wakefield Events

Concerts on the Common, sponsored by the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce, wednesday evenings in August. For details, visit www.wakefieldma.org/begin.html and click on "calendar of events."

Wakefield Homecoming Fall Festival, Saturday, September 24th (raindate October 1st, 10 - 4 (website, click here) (craft application, )

Midsummer Night, Wakefield's Town Day, Saturday, June 3, 2006, 5:00 -11:00. EVENT UNDER CONSTRUCTION: website of previous event, click here.)

Festival by the Lake Craft Fair, Saturday, June 10, 2006, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m..

For more information about upcoming events, visit the calendar of events at http://www.wakefieldma.org, and click on calendar. To post your event, click here. Questions? click here.