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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.

June 2019

Holyoke Heritage State Park, Morning Canal Walk

June 1 - June 29
The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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Join the Park’s interpreter on a historical interpretative walk of downtown Holyoke. Learn how Holyoke has evolved over the years into the culturally diverse community it is today. This program is free. Everyone is welcome! Meet at the Holyoke Heritage State Park Visitor Center. see Schedule Below..... Tuesday, June. 25 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. & Saturdays, June. 22 & 29 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Morning Canal Walk Suitable for individuals and families with children, ages 8 and older (siblings welcome)…

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July 2019

Holyoke, Summer Concerts

July 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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A FREE Summer Concert Series Wednesdays in the summer, organized by the Holyoke Rotary Club, kicks off on July 24 and ends on Aug. 14. The Wednesday night concerts are held at Heritage State Park. A Beer and Wine Garden opens at 5:30 p.m., and the Rotary Grill sells food and beverages. Bring your lawn chairs. Wednesday, July 24th - Darik and the Funbags Wednesday, July 31st - UnionJack British Invasion Band Wednesday, August 7th - Off the Record Wednesday, August 14th…

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Holyoke, Summer Concerts

July 31 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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A FREE Summer Concert Series Wednesdays in the summer, organized by the Holyoke Rotary Club, kicks off on July 24 and ends on Aug. 14. The Wednesday night concerts are held at Heritage State Park. A Beer and Wine Garden opens at 5:30 p.m., and the Rotary Grill sells food and beverages. Bring your lawn chairs. Wednesday, July 24th - Darik and the Funbags Wednesday, July 31st - UnionJack British Invasion Band Wednesday, August 7th - Off the Record Wednesday, August 14th…

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August 2019

Holyoke, Summer Concerts

August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
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A FREE Summer Concert Series Wednesdays in the summer, organized by the Holyoke Rotary Club, kicks off on July 24 and ends on Aug. 14. The Wednesday night concerts are held at Heritage State Park. A Beer and Wine Garden opens at 5:30 p.m., and the Rotary Grill sells food and beverages. Bring your lawn chairs. Wednesday, July 24th - Darik and the Funbags Wednesday, July 31st - UnionJack British Invasion Band Wednesday, August 7th - Off the Record Wednesday, August 14th…

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Holyoke, Summer Concerts

August 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

The Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, 221 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
+ Google Map

A FREE Summer Concert Series Wednesdays in the summer, organized by the Holyoke Rotary Club, kicks off on July 24 and ends on Aug. 14. The Wednesday night concerts are held at Heritage State Park. A Beer and Wine Garden opens at 5:30 p.m., and the Rotary Grill sells food and beverages. Bring your lawn chairs. Wednesday, July 24th - Darik and the Funbags Wednesday, July 31st - UnionJack British Invasion Band Wednesday, August 7th - Off the Record Wednesday, August 14th…

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