FREE Summer Lunch in the Park @ Multiple Locations: Please check the list
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Information on Site Locations, Times and Rain Sites:

Abbot Court | 12:00pm | 
Rain Site: Viveiros School
Bennie Costa | 12:15pm (ONLY LUNCH) | Rain Site: Bennie Costa Community Hall
Father Diaferio | 12:15pm (ONLY LUNCH) | Rain Site: Fonseca School
Griffin Park | 11:45am | Rain Site: Viveiros School
Heritage Heights | 12:15pm (ONLY LUNCH) | Rain Site: Heritage Heights
Heritage State Park | 11:30am (ONLY LUNCH) | Rain Site: Heritage State Park
Kennedy Park | 12:00pm | Rain Site: Doran School
Lafayette Park | 11:45am | Rain Site: Watson School
Maplewood Park | 12:00pm | Rain Site: Letourneau School
North Park | 11:45am | Rain Site: Morton Middle School
Pleasant View | 11:45am | Rain Site: Morton Middle School
Pulaski Park | 12:00pm | Rain Site: Greene School
Ruggles Park | 11:45am | Rain Site: Fonseca School
Father Travassos Park | 11:45am | Rain Site: Watson School

Park Activities Start at 11:00am

Lunches must be eaten on-site and will be served on a first-come, first-served basis for 1 hour.  Must be 18 years old or younger to get free lunch. Lunch will be served indoors on rainy days. Call RE-CREATION at 508-679-0922 for more information.

Creative Workshop on the Quequechan River Rail Trail @ On the grassy area behind the UMASS building on Martine Street.
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Holli Faria and Studio Life Art will be helping children create an environmentally themed costume for the “Honor the River Parade”.

Children MUST be supervised by a responsible adult at ALL TIMES!

Everybody Walk – Walking Groups @ Wordell Street Parking Lot, off Plymouth Ave., behind the Police Department
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Flint Farmers’ Market @ Our Lady of Light Band Club Parking Lot
Aug 28 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Groundwork Southcoast will be hosting a brand new Farmers’ market in the Flint section of Fall River for 8 Tuesdays from 2pm – 6pm

Come enjoy a wide variety of locally-grown produce in a festive outdoor setting. Snap cards will be accepted as well as HIP (Healthy Incentive Program) bonus returns for fruit and vegetable purchases made. For more information:

Sunset Hill Walking Group @ Sunset Hill Community Room
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come join the Sunset Hill Walking Group. Meet new neighbors and friends, get healthy and have fun!

LUNCH MEETS Lecture Series: Fall River Whaling Days @ Fall River Heritage State Park in the Visitor Center Theater
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Judith Lund, author and former curator of the New Bedford Whaling Museum will present “Fall River Whaling Days”, the neglected story of the city’s participation in the whaling industry.

Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the park. For ages 16 and up and FREE.

Paint Night Fundraiser | Greater Fall River RE-CREATION @ Mesa 21
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Proceeds to benefit RE-CREATION’S sailing program.
$40 per ticket | Tickets include food and painting materials.

FREE Family Flicks: Thor Ragnarok @ Fall River Heritage State Park on the Meadow
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm

To enjoy these FREE Family Flicks under the stars in the Park bring:

  • Blanket
  • Chairs
  • Bug Spray
  • Picnic Supper

Games and activities begin at 7:00 PM for all ages. Movies begin at dusk and moves indoors in inclement weather.

August 1: Cars 3
August 8: Jumanji
August 15: Coco
August 22: Beauty and the Beast
August 29: Thor Ragnarok

Hosted by the Department of Conservation and Recreation:
All programs are free and open to the public. An adult must accompany children. Reasonable accommodations available upon request. Free parking is available in the DCR Lot at 5 Water Street, Fall River.
For more information or to register, please call 508-675-5759 ext. 500.

Everybody Walk – Walking Groups @ Wordell Street Parking Lot, off Plymouth Ave., - behind the Police Department
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am