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Beer & Cheese Pairing with The Cheese Shop of Salem!

Join us for a tasty evening in our barrel room! The Cheese Shop of Salem will be visiting us, and pairing four delectable cheeses with four of our unique brews. The evening will include a guided tasting, a little bit of science, and a lively discussion about how to create the perfect pairings. Plus, we’ll […]


Feminist & Queer Happy Hour

Networking is hard and weird. Meeting casually in a no pressure environment like this happy hour (we hope) is a way to network as people who care about the same things. The Feminist & Queer Happy Hour is returning to Remnant Brewing, along with folks from Good Vibrations who will have a table to tell you […]


Local Trivia Night with Off The Beaten Path Food Tours!

How well do you know Somerville? Join Off The Beaten Path Food Tours for a fun Trivia Night at Remnant Brewing and bring your friends. Exciting prizes for the first and second place! Teams of 4 max are invited to compete, trivia falls into three categories: Local History, Food, and Drink. Test your knowledge and have […]


Mobile Library Pops Up in Union

The public library’s on the go through Aug. 6, bringing a mini version of the library to Bow Market. A collection of about 60 to 100 books—staff favorites from various departments—can be checked out thanks to a computer system that lets librarians check out books and sign people up for library cards. A “DIY corner” […]


2nd Annual Camberville Hot Dog Crawl

Attention people of Cambridge, Somerville and beyond! You asked and we heard you – back by popular demand, it’s the 2nd Annual Camberville Hot Dog Crawl! This year’s participating restaurants include three of the original crawl stops – Roxy’s Grilled Cheese / A4cade by Area Four, Trina’s Starlite Lounge, The Automatic Food & Drink – […]


A ‘Living Room for the Community’ Pops Up in Bow Market

Trampolines greet you as you walk into CultureHouse, leading to a bright room with a workspace that easily converts to a stage and yellow swings hanging from the ceiling. CultureHouse’s creators have many aspirations for the pop-up that’s set up shop in a spare Bow Market space for the month of July. “A living room […]


Meet the Bow Market Vendors

When Bow Market opens on May 12, the complex will revitalize a bizarre, “vaguely pentagonal” structure and offer up tiny storefronts for budding businesses. Many of the spaces clock in at around 160 square feet. From nabbing the renowned Comedy Studio from Harvard Square to providing brick-and-mortar spaces for beloved local pop-ups, the marketplace bears […]


Building Bow Market

“The building’s a little bit baffling in terms of how they built it and why,” Matthew Boyes-Watson says of the former carport that will introduce 28 businesses into Union Square this spring. He chuckles, recalling the discovery that many wall angles are slightly off. “Nothing is square, it’s a nightmare.” He and fellow owner and […]


E-Som Market: March – Bow Market Sneak Preview!

Are you as excited as we are about Bow Market opening up in Union Square? For our next E-Som Market, we’ve put together a little sneak preview for you! You’ll have the chance to meet some of the makers and vendors who’ll be setting up shop there, including some of our favorite E-Som regulars like Buenas, Peston, and maca! […]


Nibble to Open Kitchen in Bow Market

Nibble, Somerville Arts Council’s culinary arm that supports diversity and entrepreneurship in Union Square, is set to open a kitchen in Bow Market in 2018. Nibble began with tours of the square’s international markets and developed into an umbrella organization that runs a culinary entrepreneurship program, cooking classes, and pop-up restaurants—all of which focus on […]


Union Comedy Booted Out of Bow Market Plans

Bow Market developers have severed plans with Union Comedy to open a studio in the new complex, the comedy theater’s organizers said in a letter. Union Comedy organizers said Bow Market was ending their agreement in favor of a “more well-known institution.” “This abrupt change came despite receiving assurances and agreeing upon terms,” they wrote. “Needless to […]


Hey, Macaron-a: Maca Macaronerie Heads to Somerville

Last week, we told you that the Gloucester-based pierogi pop-up Jaju Pierogi will set up shop at Bow Market when it opens in Union Square. And it looks like Jaju won’t be the only farmers market favorite headed for the shared restaurant and retail space—the Greater Boston macaronerie Maca will also make its brick-and-mortar debut at Bow. […]