Weekend Events in Hingham


5 Things to do in and Around Hingham This Weekend

Brought to you by Hingham Realtor Alice Pierce

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

1) Pumpkins AGLOW at Edaville

On Friday, October 28th, starting at 1:00 pm Edaville Railroad, at 5 Pine Street in Carver is starting the the child friendly event called “Pumpkins Aglow.” This popular event involves an endless array of carved pumpkins amidst over 90 rides and attractions. The new features this year include a hay bale maze, hot apple cider and delicious donuts. They encourage all children to arrive in full costume and bring your own trick or treat bag. The Pumpkins Aglow runs until 8:00 pm and tickets for admission are $37 or less, depending on your age.

For more information please visit the Edaville Railroad website and to order your tickets online go to the special Pumpkins Aglow ticket page.

2) Hingham Recreation Halloween Party

The annual Hingham Recreation Halloween Party is on Friday, October 28th starting at 4:30 pm and going until 7:30 pm at the South Shore Country Club, 274 South Street, in Hingham. Preschoolers are scheduled from 4:30 pm until 5:45 pm, ad children over the preschool age are scheduled starting at 6:30 pm. All Hingham residents are invited to this fun, free event.

For more information please visit the Hingham Recreation website.


3) St John’s Not So Spooky Haunted House

On Friday, October 28th and Saturday, October 29th starting at 5:00 pm, St. John’s Church, at 172 Main Street in Hingham is holding their annual not-so-scary Haunted House. The goal is for kids to love their first haunted house experience. This is geared for children under the age of 12 and costs is $5 per person and
$20 per family. This is a perfect outing for preschool and elementary age kids and includes refreshments and activities in the lower church hall afterwards. Please note that even families unable to pay are welcome.

For more information please visit the St. John’s Church website.

4) Tales of the Supernatural

Brave your way to the Norwell Public Library, 64 South Street in Norwell to their “Halloween Dare to Be Scared Spooky Tales of the Supernatural” on Sunday, October 30th at 3:00 pm. There will be select stories by Robert D. San Souci read in the creepy, chilling voice of the Norwell Youth Services Librarian, Nancy Perry. Bring along a flashlight and wear your costume is you dare! Apple cider and treats will be on hand at this free event.

For more information please visit the Norwell Public Library website.

5) Costume Party at Paragon Carousel

This coming Sunday, October 30th, the Paragon Carousel invites one and all to their costume event at 205 Nantasket Avenue in Hull starting at 12:00 noon until 3:00 pm. Admission is free and Carousel rides are $3 per person.

For more information please visit the Paragon Carousel website or call 781-925-0472.


Carver Event: Pumpkins Aglow
Date: Friday
Time: 1 PM
Place: Edaville Railroad

Hingham Event: Hingham Recreation Halloween Party
Date: Friday
Time: 4:30 PM
Place: South Shore Country Club

Hingham Event: Not So Spooky Haunted House
Date: Friday & Saturday
Time: 5:00 PM
Place: St. John’s Church

Norwell Event: Dare to Be Scared Spooky Tales
Date: Sunday
Time: 3 PM
Place: Norwell Public Library

Hull Event: Paragon Carousel Costume Party
Date: Sunday
Time: Noon
Place: Paragon Carousel







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 top South Shore 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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