2019 Celebration for Education Weekend

Free Friday Family FUN Afternoon

Friday, June 14, 4-7 pm at Hayden Lower Field

Bring the family and join us for this FREE active fun afternoon to kick-off the start of summer!

  • Live music by Ben Rudnick and Friends
  • Active games including Corn Hole, Chinese Yo Yo, 3-Legged Races and more!
  • Crafts and arts
  • Face painting
  • FREE Abbott's Frozen Custard!
  • Food trucks
  • Special activities led by local community groups including LexFUN!, Lexington Community Recreation, Hayden, CAAL, IAL and more!

Saturday Adult Beach Party

Saturday, June 15, 7-11 pm at Hayden Lower Field

Connect with friends and support our students in beach style under the tent and stars!

  • Early Bird tickets - SOLD OUT
  • Regular tickets $125
  • Each ticket includes one(1) Pre-Paid Drink Ticket
  • Live music by Scattershot
  • Beach ball volleyball & Limbo
  • Hors d'ouvres by Neilios
  • Tito's Handmade Vodka, Sam Adams Beer, wine and Polar Seltzer
  • Shop the on-line auction to get good deals on local and regional events and gifts!

Thanks to LEF Investors in Education


SUPER fun memories from the celebration 2018 weekend!

View more pictures of Celebration 2018 from Andras Cser & Photos from Scatter shot.

Check out the VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS of LEF FREE Friday Celebration for Education.

2017 Celebration Pictures »

LEF Golden Tickets

  • Enter for your chance to win 1 of 6 prize packages when you purchase a LEF Golden Ticket! The tickets are only $100 and prize values range from $550-priceless! Plus, we only sell 200!

  • When you purchase a Golden Ticket, you enter your preference for which of the six items you would like to your ticket to be dropped into the "bucket" for a drawing that will take place at the June 15 Celebration Beach Party! You do not need to be present to win.



Golden Ticket - Wally and The Bear! Red Sox v Yankees + Bruins Tickets & Restaurant Certificate

  • Boston Red Sox v New York Yankees
  • Revel in 2 prime seats five rows from the field along the right field line (Field Box B8, Row E, Seats 9, 10) with near-guaranteed opportunities to meet Wally at your seats, firsthand, when he comes through the alley prior to singing during the 7th inning stretch song!
  • The late season rivalry game is scheduled for Monday, September 9, 2019.
  • https://www.mlb.com/redsox
  • Donated by: LEF Board Member Lance Conrad & Family
  • Bruins Game
  • Watch the Boston Bruins cut up the ice, cheered on by fans like you and mascot “The Bear” at a mutually agreeable regular season game during the 2019-20 season.
  • Donated by: LEF Board Member Beth Sager
  • Grab pre-game dinner and drinks with a $150 gift certificate to either Ned Devines, Solas, Green Briar or O’Connor’s Irish Pub!
  • Donated by the Briar Group.
  • Value: $550


Golden Ticket - Make Magical Memories! Four (4) Disney Park Hopper Passes

  • Be part of the magical experiences at Walt Disney World resort, including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot Center, Animal Kingdom Park and Hollywood Studios.
  • Take the family and bop around with these four (4) 1-day Park Hopper tickets!
  • Visit anytime in the next two years (some date restrictions apply).
  • https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/admission/tickets/
  • Donated by: Walt Disney Resorts
  • Value: $560


Golden Ticket - Measure your life in love! RENT, the Musical + Boston Park Plaza Stay

  • Boasting a Tony Award for Best Musical and Pulitzer Prize for Drama, RENT is an unforgettable experience with messages of joy and hope.
  • Feel the love in these 2 orchestra seats for any performance between October 29 and November 10, 2019 at the Boch Center Shubert Theatre.
  • The fun continues after the show with an overnight stay for 2 at Boston’s most beloved Boston Park Plaza Hotel.
  • The next morning catch a tasty breakfast for 2 at Off the Common restaurant, featuring fresh and locally inspired cuisine.
  • https://www.bochcenter.org/buy/show-listing/rent-2019
  • https://www.bostonparkplaza.com/
  • Donated by: Boch Center Shubert TheaterSee Golden Ticket Drawing Details
  • Value: $615


Golden Ticket - Ahhhh, The Perfect Weekend Get-Away! Westerly House in Shelter Harbor, RI

  • This beautiful, sprawling, immaculate home is newly renovated and features an open floor plan, family-friendly decor, heated pool, hot tub and more!
  • Relax in the 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with stunning water views.
  • Head to easily accessible Quonnie Pond and Weekapaug Beach for swimming, kayaking, boating and fishing and Shelter Harbor Association offers private tennis courts and the famous Shelter Harbor restaurant.
  • Weekends available in September or October 2019, and must be confirmed with the owner no later than July 15, 2019.
  • Weekapaug Get-Away
  • Donated by: The Sheth Family
  • Value: $2000


Golden Ticket - Ride, Wave and Smile! Patriots’ Day Parade Float Riders

  • Students will ride in style aboard the LEF float down the Mass Ave. parade route for the April, 2020 Lexington Patriots’ Day Parade!
  • The winner will select 15 LPS students to inspire parade watchers as they share their enthusiasm for innovative education and Lexington Public School spirit!
  • Perfect for a birthday celebration, sports team or club! This experience is like no other in town!
  • Donated by: The LEF Board of Directors
  • Value: Priceless


Golden Ticket - Instant Celebration! Burgers & Beer + Music & Frozen Custard

  • Throwing a party for up to 100 of your friends and neighbors will never be as easy as this! You name the date and location and “boom” this instant party comes alive!
  • Dance and party to rockin’ music performed live by Lexington resident Dave Moore and his band (1.5 hours).
  • Tasty burgers and hot dogs grilled on-site by native Lexingtonian “Grill Master” Dan Strollo.
  • Wash all that goodness down with 5 cases of Sam Adams beer.
  • End the evening on a sweet note with Abbott’s Frozen Custard for all!
  • Donated by: Dave Moore, LEF event volunteer Dan Strollo, LEF Board member Jason Denoncourt and our good friends at Sam Adams Brewery.
  • Value: Priceless