Aug
19
Sat
Colonial Day at the Manse @ 1736 Josiah Dennis Manse Museum
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

A day filled with Colonial demonstrations by costumed interpreters plus a Pie, Bake & Book, Sale. Enjoy Colonial trades, candle making, wool spinning, 18th century education, floral and herbal remedies, lawn games, and events for all generations.

Aug
20
Sun
Sunday Afternoon Beach Band @ Lighthouse Inn
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Class Hicks

Playing 60’s & 70’s Classic Rock & Roll

 Waterfront Restaurant at Lighthouse Inn

 

July 16th Outside New England Cooked Clam Bake Available by Reservation 24 hrs. Advance

July 30th Outside New England Cooked Clam Bake Available by Reservation 24 hrs. Advance

August 6th Outside New England Cooked Clam Bake Available by Reservation 24 hrs. Advance

August 20th Outside New England Cooked Clam Bake Available by Reservation 24 hrs. Advance

Aug
27
Sun
Annual Lawn Party Barbecue and Giant White Elephant Sale @ Liberty Hall
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Annual Lawn Party Barbecue and Giant White Elephant Sale, Liberty Hall, South Dennis.

Tag sale starts at 10:00 AM

Live Music & Food: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Dogs & burgers from Breakaway X-Grill, sausage & peppers, beverages, watermelon, more.

Live music from Tim Sweeney; free Face Painting; great family fun.

Liberty Hall: Main & Upper County, S. Dennis. Old South Dennis Village Association.

Rain or shine.

Sep
16
Sat
Lion’s Psychic Fair @ Carleton Hall
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Dennis Conservation Trust Rubber Duck Regatta @ Sandbar Restaurant Bridge
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Rubber Duck Regatta, 11:00 AM at the Sandbar Restaurant Bridge, Lighthouse Rd., West Dennis; Duck launch at 11:30. Rain or shine.  

Duck Race Numbers are $10 per number; Three numbers for $25. Decorate a duck contest $50.

Proceeds benefit the DCT’s land preservation efforts in Dennis.

Family friendly, free to attend, with children’s events, and a lunch to benefit the DCT.

Info and “duck race numbers” at www.DennisConservationTrust.org or 508.694.7812

Sep
23
Sat
Autumn at the Manse @ 1736 Josiah Dennis Manse Museum
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Celebrate the annual “Fall for the Arts” in a historic atmosphere. Experience a c1745 school and explore Colonial gardens. Refreshments will be served.

Oct
7
Sat
Apple Pie Baking Contest @ 1801 Jericho Historical Center
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us at Captain Theophilus Baker’s House for our 2nd annual contest. Bake your favorite recipe. Will it be our judge’s favorite too? Enjoy jazz music while the judges decide.

Oct
21
Sat
Dennis Historical Society Annual Meeting & Luncheon @ The Riverway Lobster House
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am
Dec
10
Sun
Lion’s Free Santa Breakfast @ Carleton Hall
Dec 10 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Christmas at the Manse @ 1736 Josiah Dennis Manse Museum
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Enjoy natural holiday decorations in a festive Colonial home that will enchant young and old. Part of the Dennis Village Stroll. A trolley whisks you from the Gazebo to the Manse for caroling and refreshments.