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Sales Office Open Daily 11-3

Winter Office Open Mon-Fri 8-4

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Southeastern Massachusetts in the summer is a great place to live and on occasion act like a tourist. There are so many wonderful things to see an experience right in your own backyard. For starters, head to Norton. Norton Kayak Company offers a guided 3 hour kayak tour of the scenic Norton Reservoir. The tour includes kayak rental/padding lesson from an American canoe and Kayak Association certified instructor. May 1 – Oct. 31 tour times 9am, 1pm, sunset tour. Reservations required. Cost $60 adults $55 teens/seniors. Contact by phone or email: info@nortonkayakco.com.

No sea legs? How about a trip to the Westport Rivers Vineyard? This is one of the most beautiful and picturesque places for miles. Walk the farm, sample the wine, and simply relax and enjoy the day. They are open Mon – Sat from 11am to 5pm year round (except some major holidays).

If you are looking for something that begins with a ticket why not head to historic New Bedford and the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. The Zeiterion Performing Arts Center presents a broad range of the highest caliber national and international performing artists and programs that speak to the diversity of cultures and interests in the region; Engages and enriches young people and the community’s participation, experience and understanding of the world, the arts and creativity; Actively participates in the revitalization of downtown New Bedford; and provide a welcoming home to resident companies and community groups. Check out a full list of performances at the Zeiterion's website – http://www.zeiterion.org/

These are only a sampling of what this enriched area has to offer. Summer is short in New England – get up and get moving before it's gone!