GRAFTON, Mass. — Get your fun in this weekend before Hurricane Sandy shows up on Monday. There will be a scarecrow building party on the Common on Saturday -- any guess on how many political themed scarecrows will be made?
For more fun stuff in the area, visit our “events” page. Readers can also add their own upcoming “social events.”
Friday, October 26
Boy’s varsity football and varsity soccer kicks off the weekend, both starting at 7 p.m. The football team will be in Auburn while the soccer team will be in Millbury.
The girl’s varsity soccer team will also be playing in Millbury starting at 5:15 p.m.
Saturday, October 27
The Cub Scout Pack 106 will be selling popcorn in front of Stop & Shop all day to raise money for their activities.
Build a Scarecrow Day will run from 9 a.m. to noon. For the sixth year mountings, straw and twine will be provided on Grafton Common and the scarecrows will stay up till Nov. 5.
The Brit Wits will be playing music from the British Invasion of the 1960s at the Grafton Inn beginning at 9 p.m. The cover charge is $5.
Sunday, October 28
Highland Acres Equestrian Center, 94 Old Westboro Road, is hosting a fall fest and jumper horse show beginning at 8 a.m. Aside from horse demonstrations, there will be apple bobbing, pumpkin painting, and more. Free.
Spooky Halloween Music Festival, featuring the MetroWest Youth Symphony Orchestra, will be at the Middle School. Come dressed in your Halloween costume. Free.
The Grafton Historical Society Museum is open from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at One Grafton Common.