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 www.assemblyrow.com.