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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 5: Moana



Yoga in the Park

Give your body a break and try some Pilates! All you need is your mat. Pilates in the Park takes place every Saturday at 9 a.m. throughout June 17 – Sept. 2 in DCR’s Baxter Park. Advance registration is required for this event and will be available online each week. Please note: In the event […]


Dancing on the Row

Bailamos! Salsa with Meta Movements! Assembly Row will transform into a dance party on Fridays, 6/9, 7/7, 8/4. The event will include 30 minute dance lesson and then a dance party after.


Stouts, Soda Bread and Song: St. Patrick’s Day in Somerville

Seeing green? Good, because St. Patrick’s Day is here! There is no shortage of ways to celebrate this Friday—whether you’re Irish or not. We’ve rounded up festivities around the ‘Ville. Aeronaut Brewery is stretching the celebration out over two days—and for a good cause! They’re fundraising for the Irish International Immigrant Center with Irish music, dancing, theater, […]


Let’s Get Mystical

“The water is so slow that when you’re on the river, a patchwork of colorful leaves surrounds you,” says Patrick Herron. His favorite thing to do on the Mystic River—something you can only do in the autumn—is push out on the water’s surface in a kayak or canoe to look at the falling, colorful leaves. […]


SCOUT PICK: This Saturday, Riverfest Returns to Assembly Row

The days are getting shorter, the kids are back in school and Labor Day is behind us—we’re sorry to say it, folks, but summer 2015 is winding down (even if Mother Nature doesn’t seem to think so). Luckily, you still have a few remaining chances to get out in the sun and pretend that autumn isn’t on […]



SCOUT PICKS: 4/24/15-4/26/15

All weekend Independent Film Festival Boston Tickets and times vary Every year, IFFBoston brings spectacular films to Somerville Theatre and beyond. We wrote earlier this week about how to approach this jam packed festival. You can still catch Do I Sound Gay? (Friday), GTFO and Call Me Lucky (Saturday), The Look of Silence (Sunday), and more films that we predict are not […]


TEDxSomerville anticipates “reinvention”

“It’s impossible to not see how much is changing in Somerville … so it seems like the perfect theme for this year,” says Devin Bramhall, spokesperson for TEDxSomerville, of “reinvent,” the theme chosen for this year’s talks. The volunteer-organized, day-long series of lectures will celebrate its third incarnation on May 17 at Assembly Row. Even the location fits […]


Assembly Row project scores a Starbucks

Assembly Row, a $1.5 billion development project that promises 450 homes, a theater and a retail center, announced today that they’ve added a Starbucks to their growing arsenal of new restaurants and food establishments. Assembly Row’s Starbucks is slotted to open in May.


Assembling the Pieces

  On April 30, with media abound and the site abuzz, officials from the state, the MBTA and Assembly Row developers Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRIT) joined City officials for a groundbreaking ceremony at Assembly Row. Construction was already underway at the time, but the formal ceremony provided an opportunity to celebrate that the project, […]