5 Things to do Around Hingham this Weekend


5 Things to do in and Around Hingham This Weekend

Brought to you by one of the South Shore’s top real estate agents, Hingham Realtor Alice Pierce

Please see the time and date summary at the end of the listings.

1) Hull Artists Open Studios Tour

On Saturday, October 15th and Sunday, October 16th from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm each day, Hull Artists invite all to their 3rd and final Open Studios of the 2016 season. The studios are spread through the Hull peninsula and include more than 40 artists. You can see their various displays and some artists will be giving art demos. There is no cost for admission and artist’s pieces will be on sale.

For more information about Hull Artists visit their website.

2) Beauty and the Beast

The Hingham Civic Music Theatre presents “Beauty and the Beast” beginning at 7:30 pm, Saturday, October 15th at Sanborn Auditorium in Hingham Town Hall, 210 Central Street. There are an additional four shows as well; October 16th at 7:30, October 21st at 7:30 pm, October 22nd at 2:00 pm, and October 23rd at 2:00 pm. Experienced entertainer and one-time cast member at Walt Disney World, Carole Shannon, will play the role of Belle. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and students, and $10 for children.

For more information please visit the Hingham Civic Music Theatre website.

3) Crafting Wreaths out of Old Books

It’s time for the next class in Playing with Books craft series. Join the crafters to use the pages of old library books to make unique and beautiful wreaths. This class is so popular we have added a third session on Saturday, October 15th at 10:00 am. All supplies are provided. Please contact us with any questions: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

For more information please visit the Hingham Library website.

4) Hilarious Caricatures with Mark Penta

Even though this is a mid week event, Hilarious Caricatures with Mark Penta sounds interesting enough to be on the list of “Things to do in Hingham.” Professional artist Mark Penta will host a fun and hilarious evening of caricature drawing on Tuesday, October 18th at 6:00 pm at the Hingham Library. Get in line to have your picture drawn and watch as he crafts his art form. All ages are invited for this event. Mark Penta has been drawing caricatures for over 25 years and can draw 18 people per hour and capture someone’s likeness in 5 minutes. His goal is to make everyone smile, laugh, and have fun! This will be an extremely popular event so please call the Library ahead of time to register at 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

For more information please visit the Hingham Library website.

5) Scenic Trail Run

Saturday, October 15th at 8:30 am, join Wildlands Trust Property Manager Erik Boyer for a casual, 5 mile trail run through Halfway Pond Conservation Area in Plymouth. There is a pace for almost every runner whether you run 7 or 10 minute miles. Meeting place is at the Wildlands Trust Headquarters, 675 Long Pond Road in Plymouth. While this event is free, registration is required.

For more information please visit the Wildlands Trust website event page.


Hull Event: Artists Open Studios
Date: Saturday & Sunday
Time: 10-4
Place: Town of Hull

Hingham Event: Beauty and the Beast
Date: Saturday
Time: 7:30
Place: Hingham Town Hall

Hingham Event: Old Books Crafting
Date: Saturday
Time: 10 AM
Place: Hingham Library

Hingham Event: Caricatures with Mark Penta
Date: Tuesday
Time: 6 PM
Place: Hingham Library

Plymouth Event: Trail Run
Date: Saturday
Time: 8:30 AM
Place: Halfway Pond Conservation









Fall is just is an ideal time to start looking for homes in Hingham MA. There is no better Realtor to show you what the South Shore of Massachusetts has to offer than one of South Shore’s top real estate agent Alice Pierce. Alice is native to Hingham MA and can talk to you about Hingham’s neighborhoods and their distinctive characteristics, as well as Cohasset, Hull, Scituate, Norwell, Hanover, Marshfield, Duxbury and all of the South Shore towns.

Please send Alice Pierce an email or visit her Coldwell Banker Real Estate website.

You can also call her cell phone at 781-724-7622 anytime, night or day.



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