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It's Tuesdays is a district wide event on Tuesdays in East Somerville, start at the It's Tuesdays events and head out for local restaurant Tuesday specials and other activities!
"It's Tuesday" builds from the success of First Tuesdays and Two for Tuesdays, celebrating the East Broadway Business District as a culinary and cultural destination. See you Tuesday!
June 18 - 6pm - PERU, PERU
Live Peruvian Music
Enjoy delicious local treats and experience the rich and vibrant sounds of SON DEL SOL’s marriage of Latin American rhythms and Andean folklore.
June 25 - 5pm* - PEDALS & PUPPETS
Bike Night, Puppet show
ESMS, Shape Up Somerville, MassBike and Strider host an evening of exciting bike themed family friendly activities. Followed by Puppet Palooza’s presentation of “Goldie” at The Capuano School’s Glen Park. 5pm event!
July 2 – 6pm - PUPPETS & PATSYS II
Pastry reception, Live puppet show
Treat yourself to Patsy’s famous pastries, music, and community in front of the East Branch Library. Followed by Puppet Palooza’s presentations of “Schnurzpiepegal” and “Don Chico Con Alas” at Connexion.
July 9 - 6pm - PORTRAITS & PIZZA
Free Family Portrait Night, Free Pizza
Be sure to bring smiles, friends, and family for family portraits—absolutely FREE -- Silly Shots available too, with photographer Cesar Morales. Free fresh slices from the incomparable Vinny's.
July 16 – 6pm - MUSIC & MINUTAS
Live music w/ Diane Cline, Salvadoran icees!
Cool off from the summer heat with traditional Salvadoran icees and bask in the sweet sounds of Diane Cline with Trio.
July 23 – 6pm - PIÑATAS & PUPUSAS
Live music w/ Diane Cline, pupusas, piñata creation
Prepare for fun times this summer and create your own unique piñata while enjoying delicious, local pupusas - a traditional salvadoran stuffed tortilla). Diane Cline returns!
July 30 – 6pm - SALSA & SALSA
Free salsa class w/ Stewart Herrera
Learn some spicy dance moves and enjoy music, friends, and community with a free salsa class by Stewart Herrera. Plus, free local cuisine!
Time: 6pm reception, 6:30 activity
(*Except Bike Night, 5pm)
Location: 115 Broadway, East Branch Library
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Don't Miss the 3rd Annual East Broadway Foodie Crawl!
Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
Raindate: Septemeber 11th
Travel on a culinary exploration through 17 East Broadway restaurants, sampling food from across the globe. Live entertainment and dessert reception!
Check back soon to purchase your ticket!
ESMS IN THE NEWS
East Somerville Carnaval at SomerStreets 2012 06/04/12, Boston.com
Carnaval@SomerStreets brightens Broadway 06/06/12, Somerville News
East Broadway in Somerville Flooded with 1,200 Hungry ‘Foodies’ 10/28/11,Somerville Journal,
Carnaval@SomerStreets: An ethnic East Somerville celebration 6/7/11, Somerville Journal
Carnaval Festeval en Broadway Carnaval%20in%20America 6/3/11, America
East Somerville Main Streets stir in flavor to their after-hour socials 5/1/11, Somerville Journal
East Somerville kicks off First Tuesdays After Hours 4/26/11, Boston.com
Celebration turns lower Broadway into a lively festival in Somerville 7/28/10, Somerville News
SomerStreets is Coming to East Somerville 7/20/2010, TuBoston.com
Taste your way through East Somerville 4/21/10, Somerville News
Where are the hot hoods in '10? 1/12/10, Boston Metro
Local organization brings the flavors of East Somerville to life through recipes, narratives 12/9/09, The Tufts Daily
Elisa Hamilton '07 paints switchbox in East Somerville 11/6/2009, MassArt Alumni Portal
The army of change travels on its stomach, 9/25/2009, Boston.com
Filme em Somerville-MA celebra Independencia Brasileira 9/4/09, Brazilian Times [in Portuguese]
Celebrando la cultura Latina en Somerville 9/3/09, El Mundo Boston [in Spanish]
Exibicao de filme em Somerville celebra Independencia Brasileira 8/21/09, Brazilian Times [in Portuguese]
East Somerville cookbook celebrates community, diversity, 8/1/09, Somerville News
East Somerville Main Streets launches "Savoring East Somerville" cookbook project, 7/17/09, Somerville Journal
The East Somerville renaissance is upon us, says ESMS, 3/11/09, Somerville News
Pride and Prejudice: East side residents hope exhibit changes neighborhood's rough reputation , 12/7/08, Boston Globe
Locals interpret East Somerville through art, 11/19/08, Somerville News
Fotógrafos amadores ganham espaço em East Somerville, 10/1/08, Brazilian Times [in
Under the Stars: International Movie Nights, 9/5/08, Boston Globe Sidekick
Trilingual outreach boosts East Somerville Main Streets, 5/7/08, Somerville Journal
The art of drawing neighbors together, 4/20/08, Boston Globe