Saturday, Sep 21, 2013 11:00a -
300 Grand Union Blvd
Somerville, MA 02143
Art, Festivals & Fairs, Food, Music
RIVERFEST 2013 is a day of local artists, food trucks, live music, a children’s fun area and a special exhibition of Steampunk Art and Design at the brand new DCR Baxter Park along the Mystic River.
The festival begins at 11:00am with the final installment of ASSEMBLED: The Weekly Handmade Arts Market
in the new park, featuring the work of over 50 local artists and artisans – including jewelry, pottery, illustrations, toys, clothing, handmade confections and more.
At noon grab a seat at the brand new built in amphitheater with views of the Mystic River and enjoy live music from local bands, including:
12:00PM Eric Royer the One Man Band
2:00PM Frenchy and the Punk
3:00PM Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys (pictured)
7:00PM Bloco AfroBrazil
All day long you can grab food from area food trucks including: Boston Super Dog – Frozen Hoagies – Grilled Cheese Nation – Lobsta Love – Bon Me – Pasta Pot – The Spud Stud – LM Slush.
Kids will be entertained with face painters, balloon artists, roving magicians, a bubble zone, inflatable games, and a photo booth. At dusk, enjoy a fireworks performance over the Mystic River.