Haunted Academy

The Haunted Academy Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 27, 28, 27, 2017 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Fairhaven Academy Building, 141 Main Street, Fairhaven Parking in Fairhaven High School lot For the second year, the Fairhaven Office of Tourism sponsors this haunted attraction with spooky scenes and costumed characters both outside and inside the Visitors Center/Academy Building. Free treats will be handed … [Read more...]

NFIA Halloween Horribles Parade

NFIA Halloween Horribles Parade Sunday, October 29, 2017, 5:00 p.m. Starts at Benoit Square, Main Street & Howland Road Sponsored by the North Fairhaven Improvement Association, this Halloween costume parade has been held every year since 1950. Children and adults in costume walk from Benoit Square north on Main Street to St. Mary's Church. In the parking lot behind the church, costumes are judged … [Read more...]

Veterans Day Parade

Veterans Day Parade Saturday, November 11, 2017, 9:00 a.m. Main Street from Oxford School south to Fairhaven High School Annual parade to honor all veterans is followed by a brief ceremony, including raising the "Big Flag" and cannon-firing in front of Fairhaven High School. Veterans and other marching groups are welcome to line up at Livesey Park at 8:30 a.m. Parade steps off at 9:00 a.m. … [Read more...]

Fairhaven Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

Fairhaven Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Thursday, November 23, 2017 Gather: 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., Stat Time: 8:00 a.m. Green Street side of Cushman Park, Fairhaven Annual Thanksgiving morning 5K race raises money for local food pantries, including the Shepherd's Pantry. First 500 adult registrants receive a T-Shirt. Registration is $20 online for adults before Nov. 20 and $25 for adults Nov. 21 - 22. … [Read more...]

Benoit Square Lighting

Benoit Square Lighting Friday, December 1, 2017, 6:30 p.m. Benoit Square, opposite 267 Adams Street, Fairhaven The North Fairhaven Improvement Association will host a sing-along, light the decorated square, and welcome Santa Claus to North Fairhaven. Free. For more information, email silverado504@msn.com or call Jef at 508-990-3534. … [Read more...]

Fairhaven Old-Time Holiday

Fairhaven Old-Time Holiday December 9 & 10, 2017 Various Locations. See listings linked below for specific details First organized by the Fairhaven Office of Tourism in 1998, the Old-Time Holiday is a cooperative effort between many of the town's non profit groups. The majority of the events take place on Saturday, when fairs and marketplaces and other activities are held in the Town Hall, the … [Read more...]

Millicent’s Holiday Book Fair

Millicent’s Holiday Book Fair (an Old-Time Holiday event) Saturday, December 9, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm. Millicent Library Auditorium, 45 Center St., Fairhaven (Walnut St. entrance) Join the Friends of the Millicent Library at a book fair where 19 local authors will be signing and selling their books. A book makes a great gift! Short readings by the authors will take place upstairs in the Reference … [Read more...]

Annual Town Hall Shops

Town Hall Shops (an Old-Time Holiday event) Saturday, December 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Fairhaven Town Hall, 40 Center St., Fairhaven The Town Hall auditorium is filled with tables of sale items from about 25 non-profit groups, school groups and churches. Among the many offerings you'll find gifts, holiday wreaths and centerpieces, baked goods, candy, ornaments, hand crafted items, T-Shirts, … [Read more...]

Old-Time Holiday Fair

First Congregational Church Old-Time Holiday Fair & Luncheon (an Old-Time Holiday event) Saturday, December 10, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. First Congregational Church, 34 Center Street The church will be alive with activity, craft and food booths, and much more. Heavenly Treasures, our second hand shop will be open all day. A lobster roll luncheon will be served 11:00 A-M – 1:00 PM or until … [Read more...]

Unitarian Church Holiday Marketplace

Unitarian Church Holiday Marketplace, Sanctuary Tours & Luncheon (an Old-Time Holiday event) Saturday, December 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Luncheon at Harrop Center 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Unitarian Memorial Church parish house, 102 Green St. The Unitarian Church parish house will be the site stress-free shopping with a variety of fine crafters’ booths, baked goods and holiday greens. … [Read more...]