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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round

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221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-9838 www.holyokemerrygoround.org

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round  carousel is comprised of 48 magnificent horses hand carved by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company: 16 standers on the outside row that are stationary, 14 jumpers in the middle row, 18 standers and jumpers in the inner row and 2 chariots. The Merry-Go-Round features 56 original scenic panels, 864 brightly colored lights and 98 beveled mirrors.

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round is located in Holyoke Heritage State Park, the site on which Holyoke Heritage State Park is located was once used by the William Skinner Silk Mill. Holyoke Heritage State Park was planned after the mill burned down.

Today, the Holyoke Heritage State Park boasts landscaped grounds for picnicking and views of the canals and mill buildings between Dwight and Appleton streets in historic downtown Holyoke. Take a spin on the Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, situated in the southwest portion of Holyoke Heritage State Park, also home to the Children’s Museum of Holyoke and Volleyball Hall of Fame. Holyoke Heritage State Park Visitors Center tells of the history of industry in Holyoke, focusing on how industries were built and flourished and were forced to adapt and eventually close.The Visitor Center is open Tuesday through Sunday from noon to 4:30. Admission is free.

January 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round is open today from 12pm to 4pm. Come on in and enjoy the day with your family!

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Volunteers!!

January 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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What Goes Around Can't Come 'Round Without You -  on January 26th we are having a Volunteer Drive from 5:00 pm until 7:30 pm.  Come and meet existing volunteers and learn about all of the exciting events we have planned thus far.  We need your help to keep our Happiness Machine spinning.  Don't be shy, we have lots of areas where we could use your knowledge, your talents, and some of your time.  Maybe you are excellent at networking, maybe you're…

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February 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Valentine Craft

February 10 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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Valentine's Day is in 4 days!  Come on in and make a Valentine Craft for your extra special someone.

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Week of Fun

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until February 23, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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School Vacation Week Feb 18-23 We are Open 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come on in and take a Spin!! Feb 21 - 22 We have Games & Prizes today!!  Try your luck and test your skills!  FREE  Face painting by The Happy Face Painter 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Come on in & take a Spin and leave with Fantastic Face Art! Feb 23 PRINCESS TEA PARTY!!  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. It's a Tea Party, bring your Princess/Princesses and meet ours!  Your Princess…

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