The Carnival is coming to town this weekend!

The George L. Wood Post No. 5594 is hosting their annual festival/ carnival, on the post's grounds ~ Rte. 140 in Upton. This fundraising event will have food, rides and carnival games; great fun for everyone. The carnival will be open: Thursday May 14 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Friday May 15 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Saturday May 16 from noon to 10:00 p.m. Sunday May 17  from noon to 5:00p.m. "Wrist Band" day is  Sunday only.  Wrist bands will be sold for $20.00 from noon until 4:00 … [Read more...]

Mobile Vet Center will be at Upton VFW during the Run to Remember

The Mobile VetCenter will be on the front lawn to aid and abet Veterans and their families during the  Upton VFW's 5K Run/Walk to Remember this Saturday, October 4. The mobile center will open at 8 a.m. This is a wonderful opportunity to ask questions and be heard. The Mobile VetCenter, based in Springfield  travels throughout  central and western Massachusetts providing  information about VA benefits and services. The mobile Vet center offers various types of counseling and provides a key … [Read more...]

Upton VFW Run to Remember 5k and Kids Fun Run to be held October 4

The Upton VFW is gearing up for their 5th annual Upton VFW Run to Remember to honor our veterans. The 5k is scheduled for Saturday October 4, 2014 at 9 a.m with the Kids Fun Run scheduled to begin at 9:45 a.m. The 5k is a fast start mostly flat course on 100% roads which starts and ends at the Upton VFW located on Route 140. Walkers and jogger with strollers are welcome. REGISTER ONLINE HERE Awards Top three men and women overall. Male and female age division awards for age … [Read more...]

What to do around Upton – 4th of July edition

Tuesday July 1, 2014 Cruising at the VFW - Weather permitting Classic Cars and Trucks, Antiques, Muscle Cars, Street Rods and Motorcycles are welcome. The event runs from 4 p.m. to dusk.  There is no entry free or admission charge. Soft drink, burgers and hot dogs will be available to purchase. Live music. The Upton VFW  is located on Route 140, 15 Milford Street, Upton. POPCORN CLUB -  6 p.m. at the Upton Town Library. Meets in the Young Adult Room! Come vote on 1 movie out of 3 … [Read more...]

Cruisin @ the Upton VFW tonight 6/24 and Images by John Reed from last weeks show

John Reed stopped by the Classic Car show at the Upton VFW last week and took these cool photos. "Cruisin at the VFW" is held every Tuesday night that weather permits. Classic Cars and Trucks, Antiques, Muscle Cars, Street Rods and Motorcycles are welcome. The event runs from 4 p.m. to dusk.  There is no entry free or admission charge. Soft drink, burgers and hot dogs will be available to purchase. Live music. The Upton VFW  is located on Route 140, 15 Milford Street, Upton. For … [Read more...]

The Carnival is Here!

The George L. Wood Post No. 5594 is hosting their annual festival/ carnival, on the post's grounds ~ Rte. 140 in Upton. This fundraising event will have food, rides and carnival games; great fun for everyone. The carnival will be open: Thursday May 15 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Friday May 16 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Saturday May 17 from noon to 10:00 p.m. Sunday May 18 from 1:00 to 5:00p.m. "Wrist Band" day is  Sunday only, offers unlimited rides with the purchase of a wrist … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt

On Saturday April 12, 2014 the Upton Men's Club in conjunction with the Upton Police are sponsoring an Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 1-10.  The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Upton VFW located on route 140 in Upton. There will be face painting and a moonwalk. The Easter Bunny will be arriving  12:30 p.m.  and if you bring your camera you can take a photo with him. The Egg Hunt will begin at 1:00 p.m. The Upton Men's Club and Police are asking those who attend to bring a donation of … [Read more...]