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Home Movie Day; Harvest Fest beer and food tasting event; pumpkin-carving concert; Boogie Woogie and Blues Piano; and Mozart and Sibelius by the MIT Symphony Orchestra.
What childhood fun employs 5,000 construction workers and brings massive scheduling overruns and traffic delays to downtown Boston? Why, this Big Dig toy for your 3-year-old.
Cat video festival; Pipeline! band reunion shows; ‘Egyptomania’ vintage belly dance; Soul Clap & Dance-Off; and Harvard Square’s 36th Annual Oktoberfest.
A partnership between the Cambridge Housing Authority and The Possible Project will bring a key component of an innovation economy to Washington Elms.
Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo; MIT Press Loading Dock Sale; Pipeline! band reunion show No. 9; “Smoke This” Rib Fest; and punk rock Upstart Fest.
And suddenly, out of the blue, the Rosebud American Kitchen & Bar’s patio appeared and the Out of the Blue sign became a little less effective.
What the Fluff? Marshmallow Festival; 5th Annual New England Americana Festival and Bull McCabe’s Roots to Reggae Outdoor Music Fest; “Back to the Future”; Lori McKenna CD release concert; and the Third Annual Festival of Dumplings.
Cambridge Discovery Day Historical Tours; Curious George’s birthday party; more WMBR’s Pipeline band reunion; Folk Festival and Chowderfest; and Revels RiverSing.
Festival of Indie Games; Riverfest at Assembly Row; Bufu Records’ End of Summer show; WMBR’s Pipeline! at 25 reunion; and Local is for Lovers Back to School Market.
In place of the traditional black limousine-style hearse, the sendoff for Robert Nelson Wilson used an elegant horse-drawn carriage.