SomerStreets: Seize the Summer!

Sunday 8/06/17, 2pm - 6pm, Holland Street between Davis Square and Teele Square

Join the City of Somerville (Official) & Somerville Arts Council in seizing the summer at the August installment of the City’s SomerStreets festival, on Sunday, Aug. 6th, from 2pm to 6 p.m. between Davis Square and Teele Square on Holland St. Ths is event is FREE & open to the public!

Activities and programming include:

Live music on two stages including:
Teele Square stage:
2:30 – 3:30pm Parks
3:45 – 4:45pm Dana from CIVIC
5 – 6pm School of HONK

Davis Square Stage (sponsored by Somerville Flea):
2 – 3:30pm Melvern Taylor and His Fabulous Meltones
4:15 – 6pm Ship Of The Sun

Beer garden sponsored Aeronaut Brewing Company

Games with BuzzRoar Interactive – for people of all ages!
3pm – Balloon toss
4pm – water balloon dodge ball
5pm – Old school games including: red light green light and Simon says

-A 90 ft obstacle course water slide – open to people of all ages! Bring your bathing suit!

-Aerial Arts by Esh Circus Arts

-Hockey, football, preschool games and more with the Somerville Recreation

-Flea and artisan craft market by Somerville Flea

-Temporary pop-up bike lane - for all to try - with MassDOT

-Storytelling project with Somerville Media Center - SMC and the City of Somerville – tell your story about Somerville to celebrate the 175th anniversary of Somerville

-Rollerskating - bring your rollerskates and skate with Connie Lu!

-Martial arts performance and demonstration class with Villari's Martial Arts Center of Somerville, MA
-Face painting by Tara Perrone & henna painting by Cool Henna Designs

-Explore a fire truck with the Somerville Fire Department and ambulance with Cataldo Ambulance Service

-Community and local business vendors

AND more!

SomerStreets is the City of Somerville’s take on the internationally renowned Open Streets concept, closing busy city streets to vehicles, and opening them up for cycling, walking, dancing, running, and other modes of activity.

Posted by Dee T.  

More info here