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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 […]


Somerville Theatre Hosts 70mm Film Festival

The Somerville Theatre’s bringing rare prints back to the ’Ville this week for its second annual 70mm and WideScreen Festival after last year’s event drew crowds from around the world. The Somerville Theatre’s one of only about a dozen theaters in the country that can show 70mm films, according to Director of Operations Ian Judge. […]