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PLAYGROUND DESIGN – PUBLIC INPUT MEETING – (ZOOM REGISTRATION LINK BELOW)

PLAYGROUND DESIGN – PUBLIC INPUT MEETING – (ZOOM REGISTRATION LINK BELOW)

  Park and Recreation Commission Public Input Meeting – Robbins Farm Playground Click on RobbinsFarmPlay to take the ONLINE SURVEY to tell the Playground Design Team what you think and also to REGISTER for the upcoming Public Input Meeting on Zoom on Monday, November 14 

FALL CLEANUP DAY (& Playground Design MEET & GREET)

FALL CLEANUP DAY (& Playground Design MEET & GREET)

Our last event of the season at Robbins Farm Park is our fall cleanup where we prepare the park for winter. Please join us on Saturday Nov. 5 from 9 am – 12 pm for raking, pruning, weeding invasives and planting bulbs. Sign up here 

ANNUAL FIELD DAY

ANNUAL FIELD DAY

Please join us on Sat. Oct. 15th from 1 -4 pm for a fun-filled afternoon of activities and seasonal refreshments.  This family-oriented event will include old-fashioned races (3-legged, egg-on-the spoon, sack race, etc.), games (e.g. cornhole), information on the history of Robbins Farm and a 

Arlington Town Day 2022

Arlington Town Day 2022

Stop by our booth (#243) at Town Day between 9:30 am and 3:00 pm to find out more about the Friends of Robbins Farm Park, the events we host and how you can get involved.  We’ll also have some T-shirts for sale.  Click here for more information 

Movie Night – Encanto

Movie Night – Encanto

Join us for Robbins Farm Movie Night Sat, Sept 10, featuring Encanto, about a magical family (but don’t talk about Bruno!). We will sell pizza, popcorn, drinks and ice cream starting at 6:30 pm; the movie will start at 7:30 and end at 9:20 pm. 

CLASSICAL CONCERT (MYSTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE PLAYERS)

CLASSICAL CONCERT (MYSTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE PLAYERS)

We are very pleased to announce that the Mystic Brass Ensemble Players will play for us at our end of summer Classical Concert on Saturday, August 27th at 3:30 pm. This concert will feature four of the members of Arlington’s large brass and percussion group, 

ROCKIN’ ROBBINS CONCERT

ROCKIN’ ROBBINS CONCERT

Join us on Saturday, August 6 at 6:00 pm for a free concert featuring the Natick School of Rock House Band.  Their typical set lists include songs from a number of genres including Pop, Rock, Alternative Classic Rock.  This is a great event for all ages.  Bring 

TONIGHT!  JAZZ CONCERT RESCHEDULED – THU JULY 21st!

TONIGHT! JAZZ CONCERT RESCHEDULED – THU JULY 21st!

New Date, Same Great Music! Join us on July 21st at 6:30 pm for a free jazz concert by the Harvard Alumni Jazz Band, a 17-piece jazz big band with members from Arlington and surrounding communities. Our concert will be at our usual venue in the Park. 

CANCELLED – Jazz Concert – Harvard Alumni Jazz Band

CANCELLED – Jazz Concert – Harvard Alumni Jazz Band

Concert Cancelled. We are very sorry to have to cancel the concert due to predictions of thunderstorms during the event. We are hoping it may be possible to reschedule this later in the summer. Stay Tuned. Join us on July 14th at 6:30 pm for 

4th of July Concert & Picnic – & the Big Screen Returns!

4th of July Concert & Picnic – & the Big Screen Returns!

Last July 4th was our first major event since the pandemic, but it was only the Band and the Picnic. This year we are thrilled to bring back the FULL EVENT, our Live Band PLUS our BIG SCREEN Presentation! Our Independence Day Celebration starts at 

Spring Community Cleanup Returns – Sign Up!

Spring Community Cleanup Returns – Sign Up!

Our Annual Spring Community Cleanup is  Saturday April 23 from 9am to noon. This is a chance for you and your family members to join in with your neighbors to spruce up the Park. Read more . . . Spring Cleanup & Kite Day — Saturday, 

Playground update October 20, 2022: Share your voice and stayed tuned for other forums for input!

The Arlington Park and Recreation Commission will hold a public input meeting with the project landscape architectural firm of Agency Landscape and Planning to solicit input for the design of playground improvements at Robbins Farm Park. This meeting will take place at 6 pm on Monday, November 14, 

PLAYGROUND UPDATE

PLAYGROUND UPDATE

The Arlington Recreation Department has provided the following update on the Robbins Farm Park playground: Today we were able to have the elementary aged swings installed and also were able to figure out a way to install two tot bucket swings. We are unable to