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Somer Fest 2019

Somer Fest is back! The second annual outdoor fiesta and fundraiser will showcase music, magic and comedy performances capped with a raffle drawing. The free shindig occurs on Friday, July 19th from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM at Bow Market, the innovative new market in Somerville’s Union Square neighborhood. All profits benefit the children at […]


ArtBeat to ‘Consume’ Davis Square This Weekend

If you visit Davis Square on Saturday, you may find yourself in the middle of an art therapy workshop, or taking a stroll down “Aqua Alley” with different water samples, or next to a 12-foot inflatable virus statue. ArtBeat returns to Somerville this weekend, with a new challenge for attendees: to consider and confront the […]


Wine & Brew Tasting @ Boston JerkFest

Wine & Brew Tasting at Boston JerkFest- Friday, July 5, 2019, 6 pm -9:30 pm (21+) Location: Haley House Cafe, 12 Dade Street, Roxbury, MA Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/7th-boston-jerkfest-and-wine-brew-tasting-caribbean-foodie-festival-tickets-60426660769 Info: http://bostonjerkfest.com/ The Wine & Brew Tasting will be held on Friday night for 21+ year old festival attendees. The evening will feature live music and unlimited tastings […]


Nepal Festival

Come celebrate the Nepali cultural community in Somerville at this free festival! Have yummy Nepali food, peruse the craft vendors tables, and join us for dancing and fun! Greater Boston Nepali Community (GBNC) in partnership with the Somerville Arts Council is organizing Nepal Festival 2019 for the THIRD time in Union Square, Somerville, Massachusetts. This event […]


8th Annual Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest

Calling for local craft brew and homebrew fans, brew hobbyists, foodies, localvores, young entrepreneurs, and the curious minded! The 8th Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest kicks off at University Park, Cambridge, MA for two sessions. Presented by Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts (SBN) Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest is the only festival in the New England region that focuses […]


8th Hyper Local Craft Brewfest

Join us for SBN’s Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest on Saturday, June 8th, (2:30-5:30 PM and 6:30-9:30 PM). SBN is excited about our new location in Central Square Cambridge, home of the Taste of Cambridge in University Park, near MIT, 38 SIdney Street. Tickets are $40.00 for general admission and $75.00 for a pair, $65 for VIP, […]


East Somerville Gears Up for 10th Carnaval

East Somerville’s 10th annual Carnaval is coming up on June 2, marking the start of SomerStreets season and offering music, performances, food, and a craft fair. The entertainment and food at the festival will celebrate the diversity of East Somerville. Brazilian drummer Marcus Santos’s Grooversity will lead the opening parade, and three stages will feature […]


Remnant Brewing 1 Year Anniversary Beer Fest

We’ve made it through our first year and we are ready to celebrate! Our friends and neighbors in the brewing industry are coming together to create a totally unique beer fest. Your ticket will include: – Access to a 4-hour sampling session – An exclusive 1 Year Anniversary Tasting Glass – Interact with some of […]


Cider Day Party

Did you know that there is a farm IN Somerville? In the most densely populated city in New England, we are lucky enough to be home to an urban farming oasis! Come experience this hidden gem for yourself in all of its fall glory at Groundwork Somerville’s annual Cider Day Party–our one and only, highly […]


Oktoberfest 2018 at Remnant Brewing & Bow Market

This isn’t just your regular old Oktoberfest! We got approved for a temporary, one-day ONLY permit allowing our beer to travel with you through the market as you shop, eat, drink, and enjoy our takes on this traditional festival! Please join us and Bow Market for our inaugural Oktoberfest, on Saturday September 29th, 11 am […]


Union Improv Festival

Union Comedy presents the first annual Union Improv Festival in Somerville! Showcasing the art of longform improv, we’ve invited our favorite local and regional teams to perform on the same stage. The one-day marathon that runs from early afternoon until late in the evening on Saturday, August 25th 2018 at Warehouse XI in the heart […]


Third Annual Hip-Hop Festival Heads to Union Square

Rap, spoken word, dance, and visual art will take over Union Square this Sunday at the city’s third Evolution of Hip-Hop Festival. Yvette Wilks, who runs production company “Wat’s da WURD!” and SCATV show “The Somerville Line,” sparked the annual event when she came to the arts council with her idea for a hip-hop festival. Wilks […]