Somerville

Harvest Festival

Harvest activities and games, pumpkin decorating and a celebration of nature’s bounty.




Something Ventured: Union Press

In an otherwise ordinary building on Somerville Avenue, a spiral staircase brings you to a small room filled with letters. There are cases of them—wide, flat drawers of them stacked in what could almost be dressers. Others are assembled and at the ready, negative spaces carefully tucked around them. Eli Epstein was told it was […]


E-Som Market at Night – July

E-Som Market at Night is back on Tuesday, July 16! Leishla Maldonado from Courtland Club will be on the bar serving up all the reasons you should make the trip to Providence to visit her. Summer E-Som DJ L’duke will be back to help you live your best life. Come eat, drink, shop, and hang […]


Fourth of July Celebration (June 27th)

On Thursday, June 27 (rain date June 28th) come and enjoy our annual fourth of July celebration with live music and a fireworks show! Live entertainment at Trum Field will begin at 6:30 p.m. and include performances by the USO Metropolitan New York Performers, and local Disco-Funk band Booty Vortex, leading up to a 30-minute […]


RESCHEDULED! Free Film Showing of “Citizen Jane: Battle for the City”

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN. NEW DATE: Wednesday, June 26th, from 7:30-9:30 pm. To close Preservation Month, the Somerville Historic Preservation Commission is teaming up with Union Square Main Streets and Remnant Brewing to show the film “Citizen Jane: Battle for the City” for FREE in the Remnant Brewing courtyard (RSVP requested […]


Rob Laurens, Esther Friedman, Sam Bayer at Somerville Armory Cafe Saturday May 4

Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday May 4 with singer/songwriters Rob Laurens, Esther Friedman, and Sam Bayer. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For more information call 617-718-2191 or visit artsatthearmory.org/cafe or www.facebook.com/SomervilleSongwriterSessions. Email SomervilleSongwriter@gmail.com to reserve an open mic slot. Performer details […]


Terry Kitchen, Dean Stevens, David Dodson at Somerville Armory Cafe Saturday April 6

Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday April 6 with Boston singer/songwriter Terry Kitchen, Brookline folksinger Dean Stevens, and Maine singer/songwriter David Dodson. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For more information call 617-718-2191 or visit artsatthearmory.org/cafe or www.facebook.com/SomervilleSongwriterSessions. Email SomervilleSongwriter@gmail.com to reserve an open mic […]


Jess Baggia, Erinn Brown, Kirsten Manville at Somerville Armory Cafe Saturday March 2

Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday March 2 with singer/songwriters Jess Baggia, Erinn Brown and Kirsten Manville. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For more information call 617-718-2191 or visit artsatthearmory.org/cafe or www.facebook.com/SomervilleSongwriterSessions. Email SomervilleSongwriter@gmail.com to reserve an open mic slot. Performer […]


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 […]


Boston Comedy Festival Stand Up Contest: Prelim Round 2

Join The Boston Comedy Festival at the Preliminary round of a nationwide stand-up competition. Forty-eight, bright-eyed comics from all over the country compete for $10,000 dollars in prize money.  When it’s over, there will be one comic standing with a nice little bag of money and a ton of bragging rights.   Hosted By: Carolyn […]