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Union Square Plaza

75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States

May 2015

Somerville Arts Council Presents: Dancing in the Streets: Quicksilver Dance

May 23, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
Free

Dating back to our SomervilleStruts dance showcase in 2004, we’ve always thought the region should know about our city’s amazing dance community. Rather than showcasing these talented local dance troupes in a traditional venue, we invited them to choose outdoor locations. And so, this spring and early summer, expect to see dancing spilling onto the streets! Produced in coordination with the Boston Dance Alliance, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. For full listings, descriptions, and rain dates…

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April 2016

Cinema Somerville Outdoor Film Fest (an ArtsUnion event)

April 30, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
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Free

The Somerville Arts Council and SCATV present an ArtsUnion event: Cinema Somerville Film Fest. This is a free outdoor film screening happening during the Somerville Open Studios weekend taking place on Saturday, April 30th from 7-9pm outdoors in Union Square Plaza (rain location at SCATV). The selection committee is carefully curating an engaging film screening experience with several local short films. Genres include comedy, nonfiction, sci-fi, horror, experimental & more! There will be local food vendors selling delicious treats! Stay…

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June 2017

2nd Saturday in Union Square

June 10, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until September 16, 2017

Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
Free

Join us for 2nd Saturday! Visiting Union Square gives you the chance to see friends, do shopping and errands, have a great meal, save money and support our local business! Participating businesses will have a special offer that can only be redeemed on 2nd Saturday. * Mention "2nd Saturday" to redeem the offer, unless otherwise noted.

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September 2018

Somerville Rock + Roll Yard Sale

September 9, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
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Free

The Somerville Rock And Roll Yard Sale returns on Sunday 9th September (raindate is the following Sunday 16th September). We've rounded up a bunch of great local indie vendors who'll be selling a fun mix of Records / Vintage / DIY Handmade goods and our host DJ Patrick Neil Bryant of WMBR will spin fun vinyl in between sets of live local acts Sleepyhead + Thea Hopkins and the one and only Cotton Candy ! ! !

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What the Fluff? A Tribute to Union Square Invention

September 22, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
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Free

What the Fluff? A Tribute to Union Square Invention returns for a 13th year on Saturday, September 22 from 3-7pm (rain date 9/23). This zany and fun-filled festival honors the invention of Marshmallow Fluff by Archibald Query in Somerville in 1917 and celebrates the spirit of innovation that continues to thrive in Union Square today.   This year—Fluff the 13th presented by Allstate—plays on imagery lucky 13 so often conjures: illusion, fantasy, black cats, turning luck, and the magical. Festival-goers are invited…

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4th Annual Evolution of Hip Hop Festival

September 29, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Union Square Plaza, 75 Union Square
Somerville, MA United States
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Free

Presented by the Somerville Arts Council, The Somerville Line, Oompa, & Pretty Poison: The Evolution of Hip Hop Festival will feature rappers, singers, spoken word poets, dancers, and visual artists from the Somerville community and surrounding cities. This showcase of hip hop music, dance and culture displays the immense creativity throughout the region. There will also be live art, interactive activities & local community groups. Come support your local hip hop artists! Headliner: Oompa & The Chocolate Factory Featured artists:…

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