Summer in the Highlands at the Hyde Playground


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Summer in the Highlands 2019 starts Village Day weekend Friday June 7th. We will have thirteen concerts and thirteen movies and Shakespeare play on a Wednesday night this year and Newton Theater Company performance of another play on a Sunday in June.

Major Funding for both the concerts and movies and also for a donation to the Hyde Playground rehab goes to Village Bank a longtime supporter of Summer in the Highlands. Summer in the Highlands is also supported by Newton Community Pride.

The Hyde Community Center & Newton Highlands Neighborhood Area Council 2019 Summer in the Highlands

All Movies and Concerts are free and take place outside on the Hyde Playground.

In case of rain, the entertainment moves inside the Hyde Gym. Bring blankets and beach chairs. 

For more information contact : John Rice 617-201-7088 or

June 7 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Studio 2  (Beatles Band)

Dusk Movie: Mary Poppins

June 14 6:00 p.m. Concert: Four Guys in Tuxes (Oldies)

Dusk Movie: Mary Poppins Returns

June 21 6:00 p.m. Reminisants

Dusk Movie: Ralph Breaks the Internet

June 23 7: 00p.m.  Live Theater: “Women” (Newton Theater Company)

June 28 6:00 p.m. Specific Gravity (Rock)

Dusk Movie: The Kid Who Would be King

July 5th No Concert Have a Happy July 4th Weekend

July 12 6:00 p.m.  Concert: Legit Band (Oldies)

Dusk Movie: The Grinch (2018)

July 19 6:00 p.m.  Concert: Stardust Band (Rock)

Dusk Movie: Rear Window (Alfred Hitchcock)

July 26 6:00 p.m. Concert: Black Velvet Band (Irish)

Dusk Movie: Bumblebee

August 2 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Soft Touch Dance Band (Big Band)

Dusk Movie: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

August  9th 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Spicolis (Rock)

Dusk  Movie: Goonies

August  14th 7:30 p.m.  Live Shakespeare Theater:  “Measure for Measure”

August 16 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Gringo Kings (Jazz)

Dusk Movie: Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase

August 23 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Dueling Piano Show with Justin Klosek and Chris Keenan

Dusk Movie: Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse

September 6 6:00 p.m. Concert:  Loose Change (Oldies, Rock)

Dusk Movie: Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

September 7 7:00 p.m.  Nomad Story Slam (Community Storytelling)

Lead  Sponsors: Village Bank & Newton Community Pride.

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