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Thomas the Tank Engine will roll into Edaville USA.
Thomas the Tank Engine will roll into Edaville USA.


Carver: Everyone’s favorite No. 1 engine, Thomas the Tank, is chugging into Edaville USA. Take a magical ride on a 15-ton replica of Thomas pulling an authentic narrow-gauge train. Spend the day immersed in the storybook world of Thomas and meet his friends. Saturday, Aug. 31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Also Sept. 1-2 and 6-8. Edaville USA, 5 Pine St. $20 for ages 2 and up. 508-866-8190,


Easton: Enjoy a tour of Simpson Spring Museum, the oldest bottling plant in the USA. Tours are scheduled every Saturday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Simpson Spring, 719 Washington St. Free. 508-238-4472,


Quincy: Peroni Summer Concert Series features performances every Sunday night. Enjoy live music overlooking the gorgeous sunset at Marina Bay. Come join as a portion of the proceeds are donated to the Music Drives Us Foundation. Sundays through Sept. 15, 6-9 p.m. Oyster Bar Marina Bay, 333 Victory Road. $5. .

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