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4th Annual Riverfest, September 17th
Fireworks, entertainment, food and family activities for Somerville residents

Federal Realty Investment Trust, with the City of Somerville, is celebrating the future of Assembly Row with the fourth annual Riverfest event on Saturday, September 17th, beginning at 4:00 P.M. The event will feature music, performers, family activities, and food. Riverfest will conclude with a fireworks display along the Mystic River. All Riverfest food sales will benefit Not Just Lego, a new after school program launching at Somerville's Arthur D. Healey School.

Riverfest is a celebration of the visible and exciting changes that are currently taking place as construction is underway at Assembly Row. When complete, it will be a SmartGrowth development with retail shops, public parks and open spaces, restaurants, office space and a new MBTA Orange Line T stop.

WHO:        Federal Realty Investment Trust, Mayor Joseph Curtatone, City of Somerville

WHAT:      Riverfest 2011

WHEN:     Saturday, September 17, 2011, 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Fireworks will begin at 7:45 PM.

*Note: Rain date is scheduled for Sunday, September 18th*

WHERE:    Assembly Square, Somerville For more information about Assembly Row, please visit