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PorchFest

PorchFest


Sat., May 9, 12:00pm to 6:00pm


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Porchfest 2020 will be on Saturday, May 9th.    

To review prior year Porchfests, merely put in the year after the main url porchfest page.    

Registration will occur soon and will be done through this page, website.   So come back soon.   

Meanwhile you can do the following: 
1. Confirm the musicial act you wish to host; or if you are musician, determine which friend's porch you would like to perform on.  (Remember we do not 'match make').
2. Be sure to discuss with your neighbors and/or your landloard.    You as the host are responsible for positive outreach about your desire to perform, not the Arts Council. 

In 2011, the Council created a decentralized music festival--Porchfest.  Perhaps you’ve sat on your porch and overheard a neighbor strumming guitar on another porch?  Porchfest takes this idea and multiplies it. This is not a festival per se but rather a community event where Somervillians share their love of playing and listening to music.  Think of Somerville Open Studios, which is for visual artists, but for music.