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The Beautiful Stuff Project at SomerStreets Festival
September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join The Beautiful Stuff Project at their table during the SomerStreets Festival on September 16th and make something beautiful together! Fun for all ages.
What is the SomerStreets Festival?
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. Through SomerStreets, the City and its community partners aim to promote and encourage easy access to physical activity, and reconnecting with neighborhoods and businesses and their unique cultural elements in a thriving urban environment.
SomerStreets builds on the Shape Up Somerville healthy living initiative. Similar open streets events take place all around the world, providing space normally taken up by automobile traffic for people to be more active.
Activities along Highland Ave. will include:
- Live Music on ONCE Stage and Amory Stage
- Flea and artisan craft market by Somerville Flea
- ONCE photo exhibit
Aerial performances by Esh Circus Arts
Parkour with Parkour Generations Boston
Beer garden with Cuisine en Locale
Learn to walk on stilts with Open Air Circus
Hockey, football, and other games with Somerville Recreation
Games with BuzzRoar Interactive
Martial arts performance and demonstration class with Villari’s Martial Arts Center of Somerville, MA
Explore a fire truck and ambulance
Community vendors & local businesses