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Weekend of May 19 to 21

A unique event unlike any others in downtown Plymouth, Pirates Ashore in Plymouth is an exciting, educational, all-day reenactment of the visit of three pirate ships to Plymouth in May of 1646 as described in Governor William Bradford’s “Of Plimoth Plantation”.
The En Ka Street Fair arrives in Winchester, MA on Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th. 
Please join us for the 7th annual Lexington Battle Green BBQ Festival!
Celebrate spring with Boston’s best BBQ, craft beer, and music festival. Each year we gather a handful of local barbecue vendors, up-and-coming craft breweries, and great live bands together for a fun family festival, which benefits LABBB Education Collaborative, helping students with special needs.
An afternoon of free sailing trips and discounts on instruction and membership including the Center’s award-winning 26-hour LEARN TO SAIL course. The Boston Sailing Center is offering half hour skippered sails during our annual Open House celebration from 1:00pm to 4:00pm on Saturday, May 20th. Sailors of all abilities are welcome to join the fun. Sign up for your free sail ahead of time through this Eventbrite invitation to avoid long wait times.
Boston’s professional Lacrosse team takes on the New York Lizards on Saturday.
Calling all conservation heroes — Meet your favorite Super Heroes and learn how you can be a Super Hero for endangered species! Guests will also have the opportunity to meet and take photos with MARVEL’s own Super Heroes, Iron Man and Spider-Man. Kids are encouraged to wear their favorite costumes.
Rabbits are the third most popular pet in the US.  They are very soft and cuddly, but they also have very particular needs to be kept in your home.  Come meet some bunnies and learn about how to care for them.
How awesome is astronomy? Participate in the Museum’s free Friday night astronomy activities, including stargazing and more, and find out!
To celebrate their third birthday on Saturday, May 20, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center will host a BIG BIRTHDAY BASH featuring appearances by some of your favorite characters including Emmet and Wyldstyle from The LEGO® Movie™, Batman from LEGO® Batman, Kai from LEGO® Ninjago and Bertie, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston mascot!

In addition, guests will receive yummy birthday treats and staff will be surprising guests throughout the day with LEGO® giveaways.

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston Master Model Builder Megan Amaral will also be conducting a live build of a birthday themed model for visitors to watch and help add on to.

In honor of National Water Safety Awareness Month, Goldfish Swim School is hosting a special event that is FREE and open to the public.Activities include: – Free Family Swim (first come, first serve), Food, Balloon artist, Face painting, Police car, fire truck and ambulance, thanks to Needham Police Department, Needham Fire Department and Brewster Ambulance Service! And more! Burlington and Westford locations also have events!