Highlands Village Day & Summer in the Highlands & Paddles and Picnics

Newton Highlands Village Day

Village Day 2019 is Sunday, June 9!

Please note:  Lincoln St will be closed to traffic from 9am to 5pm.  Vendors will be allowed to unload until 10am, but cars need to be off the street to allow for the 5K runners to head towards the finish line.

The day begins with the 5K Road Race at 10:00 AM, followed by the festival from 11-4.   Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, all kid activities are FREE!  That includes bounce houses, caricatures, and face painting!  Plus, enjoy delicious food, enjoy two stages of live music, amazing magicians, and much more!

Come for the run and stay for the fun!

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See you Sunday, June 9!

10:00 – 11:00Road Race (onsite registration 8-9:30 AM, awards ~11:00) Hyde Center
11:00-4:00Village Day:  Activities, Music, Vendors, FoodLincoln Street
11:00-2:30Magicians:  Constantine & Charlienear Indulge!
11:00-12:00Music:  David PolanskyWest Stage
11:00-12:30Music:  Tal Shalom-Kobi EnsembleEast Stage
12:00-1:30Music:  Tema SiegelWest Stage
12:30-2:00Music:  Johnny Horner Trio and Jam SessionEast Stage
1:30-2:00Music:  Highland Conservatory (students from the Newton Highlands music school perform)West Stage
2:00-4:00Music:  Jazz BaracudasEast Stage
2:00-4:00MusicStardustWest Stage


  • East Stage (JAZZ): In front of Stacks Espresso Bar
  • West Stage (YOUTH/ROCK): In front of Congregational Church
  • Magicians:  In front of Walnut Market
  • Hyde Center:  90 Lincoln Street
Summer in the Highlands Starts June 7th

June 7th at 6:00 Studio 2 Beatles Band will be playing at the Hyde Playground Bandstand and at dusk the family movie Mary Poppins (1964) will be shown. Next Friday Mary Poppins Returns (2018) is playing at the Hyde Bandstand.

Paddles and Picnics June 16th

Come Join Us for An Afternoon of Fun on Crystal Lake!!
“PADDLES AND PICNICS” Sunday, June 16, 2019 (Rain Date: Sunday, June 23, 2019) 1:00pm-5:00pm 20 Rogers Street, Newton Highlands, MA

Support Crystal Lake Conservancy’s efforts to keep Crystal Lake healthy $15 donation per canoe/kayak/paddleboard

Enjoy a lovely canoe, kayak or paddleboard ride on Crystal Lake! The City’s swimming season pass and day pass will be open as usual The Crystal Lake Conservancy and the Newton Parks and Recreation Department invite you to join us for a Sunday afternoon of activities on Crystal Lake. Participants may sign up for half hour slots between 1-4:30pm to enjoy the pleasures of canoeing/kayaking/paddle boarding. A lifeguard will be on duty and all participants will be required to wear life jackets and sign a waiver. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult while on the water. Volunteers are needed to help that day! Learn about the Conservancy’s ongoing watershed activities to protect Crystal Lake!!

Visit our website at www.CrystalLakeConservancy.org or call Janice Bourque at 617-967-0797.

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