There's always something to do in and around Carver
Go Wicked Gold Carver September events: Sept. 28: Go Gold Lemonade Stand, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 10 Weston St. The stand will have baked goods, lemonade, face painting and Go Gold merchandise; Sept. 28: Go Gold Luminary Night, 6 p.m. Set up luminaries and light up the South Shore for Childhood Cancer Awareness.
King Richard's Faire will return to Carver until Oct. 20 at 235 Main St. The Faire offers a full day of live, interactive entertainment for all ages. Attendees can enjoy knights jousting on horseback, rides and games of skill, a mud show and hundreds of entertainers on eight stages. All day, performers engage their audiences and guests stroll the lanes of Carvershire exploring all the event has to offer. Shoppers will find various merchants selling handcrafted items and art. Tickets are $34 adults, $17 for children ages 4-11, and children younger than 3 are free. Groups may make reservations by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. For information, email email@example.com, or visit http://kingrichardsfaire.net, or visit King Richard’s Faire on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The Friends of Myles Standish State Forest will host a Fishing Derby Day on Sept. 28 at Fearing Pond. Go for the morning or take a picnic lunch and stay for the day. The event is held rain or shine. Fishing starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 1 p.m. A good supply of fishing poles will be available to borrow; free bait is provided. Fishing license not required. The pond will be stocked by MassWildlife and experienced anglers will help novices. This free event is family friendly and open to all ages. Park at Fearing Pond day use area for free. Raffles, prizes for biggest fish and Myles Standish Photo Contest awards will follow when fishing ends. Send photo contest entries by Sept. 15 to firstname.lastname@example.org. All photos must be taken in MSSF. Limit three entries per person. Reasonable accommodations can be made with advance request to DCR at 508-866-2526. For more information, visit http://friendsmssf.com. Send questions to email@example.com. This event is presented by the Friends of Myles Standish SF, MassDCR, MassWildlife, and the Fearing Pond Cottage Owners Association.
Blessing on the Bog will be offered by United Parish of Carver at 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at Flax Pond Farms, 58 Pond St. Worship will include cranberry blessing stories, scripture, prayers, and song. Clark Griffith, a third-generation cranberry farmer, will share a tale of growing up cranberry. Special music will be provided by brothers Alex and Thomas Ekbom. Following worship, there will be a time for fellowship with light refreshments, hands-on activities, and a bog side chat by Flax Pond cranberry family. Upon arrival, look for signs for parking. In case of bad weather, call the church at 508-866-4493, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the church Facebook for updated information.
The Carver Farmers’ Market will run every Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. until Oct. 27, rain or shine, in Shurtleff Park on Route 58, across from the Carver Town Hall. The market will have fresh fruits and vegetables, jams and jellies, baked goods, honey, fresh eggs, hanging baskets, annuals and perennials, herbs, shrubs, crafts, food vendors, live music and more. Admission is free. For information, call 508-866-2428 or 508-944-3194.