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Posted on: October 1, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend is October 2 & 3

Celebration

Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend is here! 

The community is invited to join in events and activities held throughout the day on Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3. This beloved tradition returns after a one-year absence due to the pandemic. 

Highlights include: 

Saturday, October 2

  • Pancake Festival - 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wellesley High School, hosted by Wellesley Kiwanis Club and WHS Key Club
  • North 40 walk - 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., hosted by the Wellesley Trails Committee 
  • "Touch a Truck, Police Car, Fire Engine"- 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., MLP Headquarters (4 Municipal Way), hosted by the MLP, Wellesley Police and Fire Departments 
  • Art in the Park - Noon to 3 p.m., Simons Park, hosted by Wellesley Public Art Committee and Wellesley Women Artisans 
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) Showcase - 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Cameron Parking Lot (next to the Main Library), hosted by the Wellesley Municipal Light Plant, Climate Action Committee, Sustainable Wellesley, and Energy New England

Sunday, October 3

  • Wonder Run 5K and 1K Kids Fun Run - 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., Wellesley High School, hosted by Wellesley Hills Junior Women's Club
  • Wheels of Wellesley antique car show - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Central Street, hosted by Wellesley Celebrations Committee
  • 53rd Annual Veterans Parade: "The 80th Anniversary of the USO" - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. along Washington Street, hosted by the Celebrations Committee
  • Picnic in the Park, Concerts, and Fireworks at Hunnewell Field - 3:45 p.m. to Dusk, hosted by Roche Bros/Sudbury Farms, Wellesley Dental Group & Drs. Ali & Ali, and other sponsors

Visit Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend for details and the full event schedule. Please note: In case of inclement weather, check the Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend website for schedule changes. 

See you there!

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