Friday, April 19, 2024

It was Pie Day in Central Square on Tuesday, with a repeat on Saturday, according to a press release from the mayor’s office. From 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in front of City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square, there are free pie samples or “Central Pie” for $1 a slice, hot apple cider, games on City Hall’s lawn, chalk art and photo opportunities with a Dancing Pie.

Mayor Henrietta Davis, Community Servings and CSBA Members are credited for the event.

Central Square Street Food Saturday runs from 1 to 3 p.m., when participating restaurants put tables in front of their businesses to sample sweet and savory multicultural variations on the theme of pie. All samples are $1 each, and each pie sample bought earns a stamp; at three stamps, buyers can win prizes! Participants must fill out a “Community Servings Pie in the Sky” to be entered to win an additional prize package.

Street Food Saturday participants are expected to include: All Asia, 332 Massachusetts Ave., The Asgard, 350 Massachusetts Ave., Dosa Factory, 571 Massachusetts Ave., The Middle East and ZuZu’s, 472 Massachusetts Ave., Moksa, 450 Massachusetts Ave., Thelonious Monkfish, 524 Massachusetts Ave. and Yoki, 485 Massachusetts Ave.