Thursday, August 23, 2012
The Walter V. Moynihan Town Day Road Race will be held Saturday, Sept. 15.
Today is Thursday, Aug. 23. Here are five things you need to know: 1. Today’s weather forecast. 2. You can now register for Arlington’s Walter V. Moynihan Town Day Road Race, which will be held Saturday, Sept. 15, at Arlington High School. The 2.7-mile race starts at 8:30 a.m. and includes a stretch of the Minuteman bike path. Trophies will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in multiple divisions. Pre-registration ($15) is preferred, but you can also register the day of, from 7 to 8 a.m. Proceeds benefit Arlington Youth Activities. Complete details. 3. Speaking of road races, the 3rd annual Running with Friends 5K is on Sunday, Sept. 9, at Arlington Town Hall. The race is put on by the Friends of the Arlington Council on Aging…
Monday, September 19, 2011
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Town Night and Town Day drew in thousands of people to Arlington this weekend. There were rides for the kids, food vendors, nonprofits and student organizations showcasing their services and recent accomplishments. So here's a question: What was your favorite part of this year's Town Day celebrations? Please leave your answer in the comment box below, via Facebook or Twitter.
Arlington's annual Town Day celebration was a hit on Saturday, with family-friendly activities, vendors and music.
Crowds filled Massachusetts Avenue on Saturday, joining Arlingtonians and friends of the town to celebrate Arlington Town Day. There were activities for the kids, food vendors, local businesses and nonprofits showcasing their activities. Bands filled the air with music. On Friday, Town Night was also a hit, with hundreds enjoying activities and fireworks at Spy Pond Field. Check out our photo gallery of the event. And please add your own photos, by logging on with your Patch or Facebook account and clicking on "add photos."
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Families enjoy a night of fun to kick off Arlington's annual Town Day celebrations.
Hundreds of children and adults were at Spy Pond Field on Friday, enjoying the kickoff of Arlington's annual Town Day. There were train rides, a dog show, fair food and pony rides. Fireworks over Spy Pond topped the evening. Do you have photos from the event? Be sure to send us your photos by logging on to ArlingtonPatch.com and clicking on "Submit Photos." You can also tweet us @ArlingtonPatch (be sure to include hashtags #ArlingtonMA and #TownDay) or send us a Facebook message.
With hundreds of vendors and plenty of activities, Arlington's annual community event is promising great fun today.
Here’s what’s happening at Arlington’s annual Town Day this Satuday: The Walter V. Moynihan Town Day Run begins at 8:30 a.m, open to all ages. Proceeds from the run will benefit Arlington’s youth activities. The route is 2.7 miles long, starting and ending in front of Arlington High School. Registration fee is $15 and can be paid starting at 7:30 a.m. The run will be held rain or shine. At 9:50 a.m., the Menotomy Minutemen will march from the Jason Russell House down Massachusetts Avenue to hold a flag-raising ceremony. More than 200 booths will line Massachusetts Avenue between Pleasant and Jason streets from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Among the vendors will be arts and crafts, nonprofit and local business displays and delicious food. Activities …
Friday, September 16, 2011
Event kicks off at 5 p.m. today at Spy Pond Field.
Arlingtons' community event of the year, Town Day, begins at 5 p.m. this afternoon with rides, booths and a fireworks display. Here's a list of all the events planned for tonight's fun time at Spy Pond Field: 5-7:30 p.m.: Kiddie rides, moonwalks, face painting, games, train rides with roaming railroad and the Well Dressed Pony Rides. 5:30-7:30 p.m.: Hot Tamale Brass Brand and Bean Town Clown 6-7 p.m.: Dog show with Glen Doyle (registration starts at 5:30 p.m. Dusk: Fireworks Bug spray table Don’t worry about those nasty little guys. The Department of Health will have a bug spray table by Pond Lane, across the field from the baseball diamond and near the bathrooms.
Arlington's annual community event is this weekend. Here are some details on hours, closed streets and some exhibits at the event.
Arlington’s community event of the year is upon us. Town Night and Day are on Friday and Saturday, two festive days of entertainment, art, culture and plenty of neighborhood fun. Town Night is at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16, at Spy Pond Field. The event includes fireworks, rides for the kids and a dog show. On Saturday, Town Day (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) features more than 200 booths with music, food and exhibits from local businesses and organizations. The event takes place along Massachusetts Avenue between Pleasant and Jason streets. This portion of Massachusetts Avenue will be closed during the event. Town Day kicks off with the Walter V. Moynihan Town Day Road Race, which starts at 8:30 a.m. The race, which spans for 2.7 miles, begins at …
Weather, town day, today in Arlington sports and more to know this Friday.
Good morning, Arlington! Here are five things you need to know today: 1. Weather: Expect a clear, sunny day followed by clear skies tonight. High temperatures could reach about 63 degrees during the day, with an overnight low of 44 degrees. 2. Town Day: Are you ready for Town Day? It all begins tonight, at 5 p.m., at Spy Pond Field. The event includes fireworks, rides for the kids and a dog show. On Saturday, Town Day (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) features more than 200 booths with music, food and exhibits from local businesses and organizations. 3. Sports schedule: Every morning, we run a list of all the sporting events in Arlington. Check it out and stay on top of what's going on with our hometown teams. Today, the boys and girls of Arlington High …
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Event happens on Saturday, Sept. 17, and early registration comes with a free t-shirt.
Editor's note: The following information comes from the town of Arlington. Registration for Arlington’s Town Day race is open. The Walter V. Moynihan Town Day Road Race happens on Saturday, Sept. 17, with proceeds benefitting Arlington Youth Activities. The race is 2.7 miles long, beginning at Arlington High School and including a stretch of the Minuteman Bike Trail. There will be trophies for the top male and female finishers in multiple divisions, officials said. Day-of-race registration happens 7-8 a.m., costing $15. The first 100 racers to pre-register before 5 p.m. on Sept. 15 will receive a free t-shirts, Arlington officials said. Arlington Town Day is a two-day event full of music and family entertainment in Arlington. On Sept. 16, …