shopping in somerville

E-Som Market: Love Big! Shop Small!

We’re kicking off our 2019 E-Som Market season with some big love for shopping small! Our friend Cousin Dave Cagle from The Automatic Food & Drink will be on the bar serving up the Plantation Rum cocktails, and DJ Ninja B will be bringing the tunes. Check out our lineup for February 9, then come […]


E-Som Holiday Market Series: Market #4!

It’s that time of year again! With the holidays right around the corner, we have four E-Som Markets lined up for you in November and December, full of talented local makers, merchants, and small businesses. Pair that with some brunch and guest bartenders serving up cocktails for you to sip on while you shop, it’s […]


E-Som Holiday Market Series: Market #3!

It’s go time! Our next holiday #ESomMarket is happening Saturday, 12/1, and our favorite elf on the shelf, Jason Cool from Yotel Boston, will be back and on the bar getting into trouble with some Ilegal Mezcal! So grab your friends and family, and come #shoplocal, #shopsmall, and #eatbrunchbuystuff! Check out our lineup for December […]


E-Som Holiday Market Series: Market #2!

It’s that time of year again! With the holidays right around the corner, we have four E-Som Markets lined up for you in November and December, full of talented local makers, merchants, and small businesses. Pair that with some brunch and guest bartenders serving up cocktails for you to sip on while you shop, it’s […]


E-Som Holiday Market Series: Market #1!

It’s that time of year again! With the holidays right around the corner, we have four E-Som Markets lined up for you in November and December, full of talented local makers, merchants, and small businesses. Pair that with some brunch and guest bartenders serving up cocktails for you to sip on while you shop, it’s […]


E-Som Market: October

Our next E-Som Market is happening on Saturday, October 13! On the bar will be Ryan Lotz, beverage director of the upcoming tiki bar Shore Leave, serving up some tiki and fall inspired cocktails (where the P in PSL stands for pumpkin and Plantation Rums!) Check out our lineup of local makers and vendors then come #eatbrunchbuystuff! Another […]


E-Som Market: August

Our next E-Som Market is happening on Saturday, August 11!, and we have quite the lineup! Kirsten Amann, co-author of ‘Drinking Like Ladies: 75 Modern Cocktails from the World’s Leading Female Bartenders’, will be joining us to sign copies of her book (we’ll also be featuring one of the drinks from the book on our […]


E-Som Market: July

Our next E-Som Market is happening on Saturday, July 14! Hot summer weather got you thirsty? Sam Kontny from A4cade by Area Four and The Automatic Food & Drink will be on the bar serving up the brunch cocktails, featuring Santa Teresa Rum! (He’s also a local artist and will be bringing some of his work for you to check […]


E-Som Market: June – We’re Turning 3!

Hey, everyone, we’re turning 3! We started this little market back in June 2015 with four vendors, and now look at us! Thanks to the hundreds of vendors and guests who have shown up on these Saturdays to support local artists and small businesses. We can’t do it without you all! Guest bartender Bonnie Nag […]


E-Son Market: September

Our next #ESomMarket is coming up on Saturday, 9/9! Crystal Kelley from Highball Lounge will be on the bar serving up some Edinburgh Gin cocktails for you to sip on while you shop. Check out our September lineup! #eatbrunchbuystuff Aud & El www.audandel.etsy.com Instagram: @audandel carmi clay www.etsy.com/uk/shop/carmiclay Instagram: @carmiclay DaniBflo Jewelry www.etsy.com/shop/danibflo Instagram: @dani_buffalo_jewelry […]


E-Som Market: August

It’s almost time for another #ESomMarket! We’re excited to have Moira Costello Horan from the Franklin Cafe with us to serve you up some cocktails featuring Mad River Distillers, so you can have something to sip on while you check out our 15 amazing local makers and vendors! Check out our August lineup so far! Arbalest Press www.arbalestpress.com Instagram: […]


High Energy Vintage Cranks it Up in Union Square

“It’s this constant struggle—but that’s my favorite part of it too, the hunt.” It is a cold Monday afternoon in Somerville, but Andrew Wiley is sending enough positive vibes through the phone to warm up the whole office. We’ve caught the proprietor of High Energy Vintage in the final stages of preparing his new storefront. Formerly based in Teele […]