5th Annual Riverfest

On September 14, 2012, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

Featuring: live music, activities and performances for children, an Edsel car show, food trucks, a rock wall, fireworks and more.

Riverfest is a celebration of Assembly Row moving forward in partnership with the City of Somerville and the Department of Conservation and Recreation. When completed Assembly Row will be an entire new neighborhood of Somerville including a waterfront park, new Orange Line T station, outlet shopping, restaurants, entertainment venues including an AMC movie theater, residential and office space. Riverfest 2012 will take place Saturday, September 15 starting at noon at the DCR Mystic River Park at Assembly Square, Assembly Square Drive.

Here is the unbelievable line up for the day !

Live music stage

12 p.m.  The Beat Horizon with Pete Doom

1 p.m.  Sunlea

2 p.m.  Run Gazelle Run

3 p.m.  Fantastic Liars

4 p.m. Lauren Bateman

5 p.m. Hayley Jane And The Primates

6 p.m. Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band

7 p.m.  Afrobrazil

Children’s Area

12 p.m. Norah Dooley

1 p.m. Eric Royer, one man band

3 p.m. Andrea Lovett, storyteller

4 p.m. Lindsay Bezich, puppeteer

5 p.m.  Magic of Dave Hall

6 p.m.  Daniel Forlorno, variety act

7 p.m.  Al the Human Knot

Food Trucks

Paris Creperie- sweet and savory crepes

Frozen Hoagies- homemade ice cream sandwiches

Lobsta Love- seafood and lobster specialties

Grilled Cheese Nation- gourmet grilled cheese

Boston Super Dog- specialty hot dogs

The Taco Truck- taco varieties

Compliments Food Truck- locally sourced goods, mostly whole, healthy menu items

All day fun

Children’s games

Face painting

Balloon twisting

Rock wall (view the Mystic and the Assembly Row site)

Edsel car show

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