OCT 1: Harvest Moon Feast
North and South Rivers Watershed Association’s annual fundraiser offers guests samplings from the finest local restaurants, live music and complimentary wine and beer tastings. 6-9 p.m. Advance tickets $70 per person; $80 at the door. Mill Wharf, For more information on the organization, visit nsrwa.org
OCT 6-7: Cranberry Harvest Celebration
Families can watch crimson berries being harvested, visit educational and historical displays or take a scenic helicopter ride. There will be live cooking demonstrations by some of the area’s finest chefs, live music, pony rides, paddle boats, wagon rides and more. Attendees also have an opportunity to don a pair of waders and step into a bog full of cranberries. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and military (free for children under 7). A.D. Makepeace Company, 158 Tihonet Road, Wareham, 507-322-4000, admakepeace.com
OCT 7: South Shore Farmer Brew Fest
Enjoy beer samples from all 22 operating South Shore Breweries, seven food trucks, live music, games, raffles and more. Tickets are $40-90 ($15 for designated drivers). 12-5 p.m. Black Hat Brew Works, 25 Scotland Boulevard., Bridgewater. fierce competitor
OCT 11: Scurvy Dog Rum Tasting
Soak up pirate lore and lingo during an evening of rum tasting and scurrilous fun! Includes a pirate talk by buccaneer expert Stephen O’Neill. Tickets are $40 ($35 for members). 6:30-8:30 p.m. Pilgrim Hall Museum, 75 Court St., Plymouth, pilgrimhall.org
OCT 12, 19: Bogside Dinners
Mayflower Cranberries has teamed up with award-winning, chef Stephen Coe, a strong advocate of sustainable agriculture and a at national and international cooking championships. The evening starts off with a cranberries 101 experience provided by the grower himself. Participants have the opportunity to don waders and enjoy savory hors d’oeuvres in the bog surrounded by floating berries. This is followed by an elegant meal served at long farm tables overlooking the bog. $125. Reservations are required. For tickets, visit mayflowercranberries.com.
OCT 14: Victorian Tea
Enjoy a cup of warm tea and three food courses including scones and seasonal breads, assorted tea sandwiches and delicious desserts. Admission is $20 and is reservation only. Tickets include a tour of the historic 1880 mansion. Reserve your spot by calling 781-834-7818. 2- 4 p.m. Daniel Webster Estate, 238 Webster St., Marshfield.