Friends of Robbins Farm Park - Arlington, MA

2008 Events

2008 Robbins Farm Park Events
If you have an event at Robbins Farm Park or in the neighborhood and would like to post it here on the web site, or are interested in volunteering to help out at one of our events, please get in touch with us at:
  • Astronomy Night ——-Saturday, April 26th, Starting after darkness.
    Join Jeff Alexander at the Park.
    For details click here…

  • Spring Clean-Up & Kite Day ——- Saturday, May 3rd, Starting at 9am
    Bring your trowels, rakes, leaf rakes, shovels and pruning shears and meet your neighbors at the Park! And while we’re there, we’ll celebrate the crocus, daffodils and tulips planted at Robbins Farm Park last fall! Bring you kites as well and hope for good wind at one of the area’s best kite-flying locations.

  • Astronomy Night ——-Saturday, June 14th, Starting after darkness.
    Join Jeff Alexander at the Park. For details click here…

  • Independence Day Celebration——- Friday, July 4th
    On the 4th of July, Arlington will again celebrate America’s birthday in style at Robbins Farm Park. There will be musical entertainment from the John Penny Band (starting at 7:00), refreshments, and of course, the Boston Pops Orchestra and Fireworks on the giant screen (fireworks start at 10:30). The event is free and open to all.

  • Astronomy Night ——-Saturday, July 26th, Starting after darkness.
    Join Jeff Alexander at the Park. For details click here…

  • Friday Night Flicks ——-Friday, August 15th, approx. 8pm. CANCELED
    Always a favorite for the whole family, our free Friday night movies return again this summer. Tonight’s feature is the Disney animated film “Ratatouille” about a rat named Remy who dreams of becoming a great French chef.

  • Astronomy Night ——-Saturday, August 23rd, Starting after darkness.
    Join Jeff Alexander at the Park.
    For details click here…

  • Arlington Town Day ——September 20th
    Come by the FORFP booth and say hello!

  • Baseball Night ——Friday, September 26th, 7:05pm CANCELED
    Watch your favorite Boston team on the big screen!

  • Astronomy Night ——-Saturday, October 11th, starting after darkness.
    Join Jeff Alexander at the Park. Come by Robbins Farm Park between 7pm and 9pm
    for a chance to look at the Moon up close. Bring your binoculars, a flashlight, and dress warmly!
    If the weather doesn’t work Saturday night the 11th, we’ll reschedule for Sunday night the 12th, same time.

  • Annual Field Day ——-Saturday, October 18th, 1pm to 5pm
    Come to our annual Field Day which will include activities and fun for the whole family
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  • Fall Clean up Day and Bulb Planting ——-Saturday November 8th, 9am to 12pm
    Join your friends and neighbors to get the park ready for winter (and spring)!

  • FORFP 10th Anniversary Celebration——-Saturday November 8th 8pm to 11pm
    Click here for details


    (Details subject to change)