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Wakefield Halloween Guide 2017

Sunday October 29, 2017 [Read More...]

Fright Night Thursday October 26th

The PUMPKIN DISPLAY is from 6:00 - 8:00 PM on the front Plaza of the Beebe Library in Downtown Wakefield! The pumpkins will be lit at around 5:00 pm but are best seen when it starts to get dark. Stop by to see the amazing carving work of the WHS Art students! 

The WHS TV movies are at 4pm &  7pm at the Galvin MIddle School Auditorium! $5 admission!

Click Here to Download Our Fright Night Coloring Book Page


Friday October 27 - 5:30 pm

Twilight Tour of the Old Burying Ground

On Friday night the Wakefield Historical Society sponsors a Twilight Tour of the Old Burying Ground

Details Can be found here: 



Neighborhood Trick or Treating October 31st

Wakefield has a long standing tradition of holding the unorganized trick or treating on October 31st.  No specific times as we trust the judgement of the citizens. 


Wakefield 101 - New Resident Open House

Fall Session - Saturday November 4th 2017

12:00 to 1:30pm

Lucius Beebe Memorial Library

  • Talk with representatives from town departments, community groups and local businesses. 
  • Fill your welcome bag with information, fun freebies and a special gift.
  • Mingle with other new residents
  • Learn why Wakefield is "A Great Place to Live"

Register Now & receive a special edition "Wakefield 101" Coffe Mug & Tote Bag[Read More...]


Town Meeting Key Documents

Curbside Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

Saturday November 4, 2017

All bags/containers must be curbside by 7:00 AM.  All leaves and grass must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or barrels and all branches must be tied in bundles (no larger than 3 feet by 18 inches) and tied securely at both ends.  No plastic bags will be accepted.

Any branches larger than 3 ft in length and 18 inches in diameter WILL NOT be picked up.

Please call the Public Works office with any questions 781-246-6301 x4120.

Updated: WEEKEND(Not Weekdays)

Commuter Rail Service Suspended 9-23-17 to 12-2-17

Track Safety Repairs & Upgrades - Bus Shuttle Schedule Now Available


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Experience Wakefield

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Albion Arts Corridor 


2017 Wakefield Teen Health & Safety Guide

Download & Read the PDF Here


"Go the Extra Mile" - Walking Campaign

"Go the Extra Mile"


Upcoming Events!

Sunday October 29, 2017


Experience Wakefield's


Albion Street Halloween Party

Family Sing Along with Wayne Potash 

Albion Cultural Exchange

Thursday November 2, 2017

First Thursday Downtown

Albion Cultural Exchange

Saturday November 4, 2017 Curbside Leaf & Yard Waste Collection
Saturday November 4, 2017

Wakefield 101 - New Resident Open House

November 6, 2017

Town Meeting - Galvin Auditorium

 Warrant Now Available

November 24, 2017


December 31, 2017

Wakefield Holiday Lights &

Community Spirit Contest

Sponsored by the The Town of Wakefiled & the WMGLD

(Details will be announced on November 1, 2017)

Friday December 1, 2017


Lighting of the Lights!

Downtown Wakefield - Upper Common

Saturday December 2, 2017

Wakefield Main Streets presents

Holiday Stroll

Friday & Saturday

December 1st & 2nd

Arts Collaborative of Wakefield Holiday Show

At the Albion Cultural Exchange

Saturday December 2, 2017

3pm to 7pm

Holiday Stroll - Downtown Wakefield
Thursday December 7, 2017

First Thursday Downtown

Lake Quannapowitt Photo Night at ACE  

Wednesday December 13, 2017

Community Meeting

Hurd School Future Options


More Dates & Events

Wakefield Community Calendar



(Photo Credit Jon O'Brien)