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State Funding to Aid Kensington Underpass Revamp

Somerville’s efforts to revamp the Kensington Underpass will be supplemented by $95,000 in state aid, according to State Rep. Mike Connolly. The underpass that connects East Somerville to Assembly Row often comes across as dark and dangerous, Director of Transportation and Infrastructure Brad Rawson explains. “Ever since the zeitgeist, the mania that our society went through […]


Crafting A Neighborhood at Assembly Row

“This used to be nothing, back in the day,” says Vanessa Martinez, an assistant marketing manager for Federal Realty Investment Trust, the developer of Assembly Row. “It kind of was a pile of dirt. There was not really much here before we came in.” Assembly Square has come a long way since its days as […]


What’s New at Assembly Row

Assembly Row’s Phase 2 expansion is underway. Take a peek at the row’s latest additions and what’s headed there this summer. CYCLEBAR This spin studio will round out FITRow, the square’s center for different exercise classes including pilates and boxing. CYCLEBAR is slated to open at the end of June. Bocce Court Assembly Row has […]



SHS Culinary Arts Teams Up with Assembly Row Restaurant

From the moment that Vanessa Martinez saw the students from Somerville High School’s culinary arts program doing ice sculpture carvings at Taste of Somerville, she knew that she wanted to strike up a partnership. “I was so impressed by what they were doing and I said, ‘I would love to be able to see how […]


Riverfest

Riverfest is the culmination of a summer of activity at Assembly Row. In partnership with The City of Somerville, Somerville Local First, and DCR, celebrate all that is great about the neighborhood! Join us for a day full of live local music, dozens of local artists, free children’s activities, a sidewalk sale, and of course […]


Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Summer Movie Series

Pack up a blanket, lawn chair and picnic and head to one of the locations listed below for FREE movies under the stars all summer long! Grab your spot on the lawn with friends and family and enjoy the movie. August 26: Star Wars Rogue 1


FREE Shakespeare: Hamlet Viewing at Baxter Park

“Let death be what takes us, not a lack of imagination.” – BJ Miller Free Outdoor Shakespeare returns with Brown Box’s most ambitious production yet. Hamlet, Shakespeare’s pivotal work, delves deep into the recesses of human consciousness in a raw and unforgiving examination of a treacherous political landscape and one Prince’s struggle with the weighty […]


Live Music Thursdays

Assembly Row is bringing back the summer music series. Running monthly from May-Sept. from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Baxter Park amphitheater, Assembly visitors will get a taste of jazz, rock, bluegrass and much more. August 24th: Haley Katrin & Solei


Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Summer Movie Series

Pack up a blanket, lawn chair and picnic and head to one of the locations listed below for FREE movies under the stars all summer long! Grab your spot on the lawn with friends and family and enjoy the movie. August 19: Dr Strange


Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Summer Movie Series

Pack up a blanket, lawn chair and picnic and head to one of the locations listed below for FREE movies under the stars all summer long! Grab your spot on the lawn with friends and family and enjoy the movie. August 12: Lego Batman


Live Music Thursdays

Assembly Row is bringing back the summer music series. Running monthly from May-Sept. from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Baxter Park amphitheater, Assembly visitors will get a taste of jazz, rock, bluegrass and much more. August 10th: El Gran Mitote & BJ & TMF