What's Happening? Local Events in Taunton: October 2021

October Local Events
What's Happening? Local Events in Taunton

All through the month of October, we will showcase local events here.

Check back regularly to find out what is happening in Taunton!


Friday, October 1: Virtual Visits: Alden House Historic Site, 2:00pm-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/virtual-visit-alden-house-historic-site/

Friday, October 1: Moondance The Ultimate Tribute to Van Morrison, 8:00pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/moondance-the-ultimate-tribute-to-van-morrison/


Saturday, October 2: Photo Scanning Day, 10:00am-12:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/photo-scanning-day-8/

Saturday, October 2: Comedy with Jimmy Dunn, Kathe Farris, Chris Post, 6:30pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/comedy-with-jimmy-dunn-kathe-farris-chris-post/

Saturday, October 2: Karaoke Night, 8:00pm-1:00am, Platinum City Gaming


Monday, October 4: Open Paint Night, 6:30pm-9:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/

Monday, October 4: Mario Kart Tournament, 6:00pm-10:00pm, Platinum City Gaming: https://platinumcitygaming.com/mario-kart-tournament


Tuesday, October 5: Museum Story Time, 10:30am-11:00am, Old Colony History Museum. https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/m-is-for-museum-story-time-9/


Friday, October 8: Best Friends Girl: The #1 Car Experience, 8:00pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts. https://districtartcenter.com/event/best-friends-girl-the-1-cars-experience/


Saturday, October 9: Fall Art Class, 10am-12pm, Trescott Street Gallery: https://www.trescottstreetgallery.org/classes.html

Saturday, October 9: Beautiful Crazy Exhibit: Opening Reception, 6:30-8:00pm, Trescott Street Gallery: https://www.trescottstreetgallery.org/

Saturday, October 9: Six Strings Down: Tribute to the Music of Stevie Ray Vaughan with CRANKIT!, 6:30pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/six-strings-down-tribute-to-the-music-of-stevie-ray-vaughan-w-crankit/

Saturday, October 9: Karaoke Night, 8:00pm-1:00am, Platinum City Gaming


Sunday, October 10: Second Sunday Studio Art Session, 9:00am-12:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Monday, October 11: Open Paint Night, 6:30pm-9:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/

Monday, October 11: Mario Kart Tournament, 6:00pm-10:00pm, Platinum City Gaming: https://platinumcitygaming.com/mario-kart-tournament


Tuesday, October 12: Grab ‘N Go Lunch for Seniors, 11:30am-1:00pm, Taunton Nursing Home: reservation required, call Senior Center to register 508-821-1425

Tuesday, October 12: Crafternoons, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/ochm-crafternoons-32/


Wednesday, October 13: Crafternoons, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/ochm-crafternoons-32/


Thursday, October 14: Crafternoons, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/ochm-crafternoons-32/


Friday, October 15: Crafternoons, 1:00-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/ochm-crafternoons-32/

Friday, October 15: Liberty Libations Pub Crawl, 5:30pm, Downtown Taunton: https://www.facebook.com/events/384698073306135


Saturday, October 16: Fall Art Class, 10:00am-12:00pm, Trescott Street Gallery: https://www.trescottstreetgallery.org/classes.html

Saturday, October 16: Liberty & Union Walking Tour, 11:00am-12:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/liberty-union-walking-tour-5/

Saturday, October 16: Liberty & Union Festival, 12:00pm-4:00pm, Old Colony History Museum. https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/liberty-union-festival/

Saturday, October 16: Crafternoons, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/ochm-crafternoons-32/

Saturday, October 16: The Star Club: Boston’s Hottest New Beatles Tribute, 7:00pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/the-star-club-bostons-hottest-new-beatles-tribute/

Saturday, October 16: Karaoke Night, 8:00pm-1:00am, Platinum City Gaming


Sunday, October 17: The Fall Show, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/  

Sunday, October 17: John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band, 2:30pm-5:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/john-cafferty-and-the-beaver-brown-band-2/


Monday, October 18: Mario Kart Tournament, 6:00pm-10:00pm, Platinum City Gaming: https://platinumcitygaming.com/mario-kart-tournament

Monday, October 18: Open Paint Night, 6:30pm-9:00pm, Taunton Arts Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Tuesday, October 19: Paper Mache' Masks with Artist Phyllis Vincent, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Taunton Art Association, (for ages 12-18): http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Wednesday, October 20: Floral Acrylic Painting with Artist Jossy Lownes, 7:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Thursday, October 21: Paper Mache' Masks with Artist Phyllis Vincent, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Taunton Art Association, (for ages 12-18): http://www.tauntonarts.org/

Thursday, October 21: Lecture: A History of Plants and People, 5:30pm-6:30pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/lecture-a-history-of-plants-and-people/


Friday, October 22: No Quarter:The Tribute to Zeppelin’s Legacy, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/no-quarter-the-tribute-to-zeppelins-legacy-3/


Saturday, October 23: Fall Art Class, 10:00am-12:00pm, Trescott Street Gallery: https://www.trescottstreetgallery.org/classes.html

Saturday, October 23: Cemetery Tour, 11:00am-12:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/cemetery-tour-6/

Saturday, October 23: The Blushing Brides: World’s Most Dangerous Tribute to the Rolling Stones, 7:00pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/the-blushing-brides-worlds-most-dangerous-tribute-to-the-rolling-stones/

Saturday, October 23: Karaoke Night, 8:00pm-1:00am, Platinum City Gaming


Monday, October 25: Mario Kart Tournament, 6:00pm-10:00pm, Platinum City Gaming: https://platinumcitygaming.com/mario-kart-tournament

Monday, October 25: Open Paint Night, 6:30pm-9:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Tuesday, October 26: Paper Mache' Masks
with Artist Phyllis Vincent, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Taunton Art Association, (for ages 12-18): http://www.tauntonarts.org/


Thursday, October 28: Paper Mache' Masks
with Artist Phyllis Vincent, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Taunton Art Association, (for ages 12-18): http://www.tauntonarts.org/

Thursday, October 28: A Taste of Old Colony History, 6:30pm-8:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/a-taste-of-old-colony-history-9/


Friday, October 29: District Halloween Party with Movin’ On: Bad Co. Tribute and Mojo, 7:00pm-11:00pm, District Center for the Arts: https://districtartcenter.com/event/district-halloween-party-w-movin-on-bad-co-tribute-and-mojo/


Saturday, October 30: Fall Art Class, 10:00am-12:00pm, Trescott Street Gallery: https://www.trescottstreetgallery.org/classes.html

Saturday, October 30: Trick or Treat! 10:00am-4:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/trick-or-treat/

Saturday, October 30: Haunted History Walking Tour, 11:00am-12:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/haunted-history-walking-tour-2/

Saturday, October 30: Haunted History Walking Tour II, 1:00pm-2:00pm, Old Colony History Museum: https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/event/haunted-history-walking-tour-ii/

Saturday, October 30: Trunk or Treat (Followed by Parade and Halloween Movie), 4:00pm, Downtown Taunton, call Park & Rec Department (508-821-1415) for more information

Saturday, October 30: The Eagles Experience, 7:00pm-11:00pm, District Center of the Arts:  https://districtartcenter.com/event/the-eagles-experience-3/

Saturday, October 30: Karaoke Night, 8:00pm-1:00am, Platinum City Gaming


Sunday, October 31: Gelliplate Printmaking with Suzanne Lewis, 10:00am-1:00pm, Taunton Art Association: http://www.tauntonarts.org/