Our 2018 ArtsUnion event calendar is HERE! See below for events for this Summer and Fall. Click on the events tab above for more information about each event as the events gets closer!
Cinema Somerville Film Festival – Saturday, May 19
8-9:30pm, Union Square
Big Gay Dance Party – Saturday, June 2
5:30 – 8:30, Union Square
Fixer Fair – Sunday, June 10 (Rain Date [RD] June 17)
12-3pm, Union Square
Jody Weber Dance – Thursday, June 14 (RD June 15)
8:30 – 9:30pm, Union Square
Night Market - Saturday, June 30th (RD July 7)
5-10pm, Union Square
Ignite Festival – Saturday, August 11 (RD August 12)
6-10:30pm, Union Square
Rock and Roll Yard Sale – Sunday, Sept 9 (RD Sept 16)
11am – 5pm, Union Square
Fluff Festival – Saturday, September 22 (RD Sept 23)
3-7pm, Union Square
Project MUM – Saturday, Sept 22
Evolution of Hip Hop Festival – Saturday, Sept 29 (RD Sept 30)
3 – 7pm, Union Square
Want to volunteer at one of our festivals? Email Nina at NEichner@somervillema.gov
Now in its 13th year ArtsUnion has been instrumental in reinvigorating the artistic and business landscape of Union Square. ArtsUnion presents numerous events and markets, and leads cultural tours. In addition, ArtsUnion has commissioned temporary art installations, artisans to fabricate street furniture and has been instrumental in creating zoning incentives for arts-related development in the square.
The Somerville Arts Council and the Mayor’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development created ArtsUnion, in partnership with numerous other local organizations through funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s John and Abigail Adams Program and the City of Somerville.