Watch 'Quiz Show' Finals, Get Some Plants and Run a 5K This Weekend

Get a look at the quick info about some of the local events happening this weekend in Hamilton and Wenham, including a plant sale and road race in Hamilton on Sunday and a High School Quiz Show viewing party on Sunday.

The upcoming weekend in Hamilton and Wenham includes a plant sale and road race in downtown Hamilton on Saturday plus a group bikeride on the new rail trail through Wenham.

Get the when and where below for those events and other happenings in Hamilton and Wenham.

Remember, each Friday morning brings you a quick guide to local events and activities.

There’s also a lot of other activities going on, including plus the and the always popular Touch-a-Truck event in Beverly at the high school.

will also hold its graduation on Saturday outside in the Quad and on Sunday about 1,000 bicyclists will take part in the that start and finish at the Pingree School as a fundraiser for the American Disabetes Association.

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Where/When: ; Friday, 5 p.m.

Why Go: Students at Pingree School will serve soup donated by , and other local businesses in bowl created by students as a fundraiser to purchase a new freezer for on Hamilton.

Pricing: $10 per bowl, free otherwise


Where/When: meets at Topsfield Town Hall; Saturday, 8 a.m.

Why Go: Get to see the full extent of the new rail trail here on the North Shore, that stretches from Topsfield to Peabody. Meet at the Topsfield Town Hall at 8 a.m. and ride to Route 114 in Peabody and back, passing through the Great Wenham Swamp and across Route 97 in Wenham.

Pricing: Free


Where/When: (Hamilton Council on Aging/Old Library); Saturday, 9 a.m.

Why Go: Choose from perennials, annuals, shrubs and trees to liven up your yard or garden to benefit the local Garden Club.

Pricing: Various prices


Where/When: Patton Park; Saturday, 9 a.m. (registration 7-8:30 a.m.)

Why Go: The TriROK Foundation is a growing local non-profit , where the group will host a road race on Saturday morning.

Pricing: $25


Where/When: , Danvers; Sunday, 6 p.m.

Why Go: The College Bowl team from was the and they're going for it again this year () in an episode that airs on WGBH-TV channel 2 on Sunday at 6 p.m. The team and other students will be gathering to watch the match on the big screen at Buffalo Wild Wings at the Liberty Tree Mall on Sunday night and are welcoming others to join them.

Pricing: Free


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