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Medford Families to Perform in OPENAIR Circus this Weekend

Many Medford families are among the students and teachers as the OPENAIR Circus holds its 29th annual performances under the big top at Conway Field this weekend. Come watch as students of all ages from 3 to adults and teachers showcase their skills in A Haunted Circus! Conway Field is at 560 Somerville Ave, Somerville, […]

Free ‘Songs of Slavery’ Concert August 3

Songs of Slavery: a Free Performance by the US Slave Song Project Sunday, August 3, at 4:00pm – 5:00pm This free concert by the U.S. Slave Song Project, held on the Royall House and Slave Quarters museum grounds, is co-sponsored by The Friends of the Medford Public Library and part of the yearlong Medford Tracing […]

Former Medford Resident Premieres Movie

Two stubborn, Italian-American cousins walk into a restaurant…insert the Red Sox, Yankees, and a sexy, hot-tempered waitress… and you’ve got a recipe for disaster. Boston native vies for laughs with his debut comedy short. Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the miraculous 2004 Red Sox comeback, North End native Dino Brogna debuted his comedic short film, […]

Former Medford Resident to Premiere Movie Sunday

Two stubborn, Italian-American cousins walk into a restaurant…insert the Red Sox, Yankees, and a sexy, hot-tempered waitress… and you’ve got a recipe for disaster. Boston native vies for laughs with his debut comedy short. Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the miraculous 2004 Red Sox comeback, North End native Dino Brogna will debut his comedic short […]

‘Circle the Square’ Thursday, June 19

Circle the Square launches it’s third season next Thursday, June 19. Come join the fun at this third-Thursday street festival in Medford Square from 4-8 p.m. when we’ll fill the Square with music, art, performances, food, shopping and activities for the whole family to enjoy. This month, we’ll “Think Green” with programs and activities that […]

Art & Film Festival to Celebrate Mystic River in June

The Mystic River will be celebrated in multiple forms during the “Into the Mystic” Environmental Art and Film Festival in Medford Square on June 19-22. Four film showings, a juried art exhibit, and a river park cleanup will be among the activities during the first-year event, being organized by Medford Arts Center Inc. (MACI) and […]

Thumbs Up for Malificent

- Carrie Greland Maleficent is the story of Sleeping Beauty but with a new spin. No longer is it just black and white-good and evil. In this retelling we see the Evil Queen before she becomes evil. We watch as love’s betrayal turns her heart to darkness and vengeance. But in the end how love […]

Art & Film Festival to Celebrate Mystic River in June

The Mystic River will be celebrated in multiple forms during the “Into the Mystic” Environmental Art and Film Festival in Medford Square on June 19-22. Four film showings, a juried art exhibit, and a river park cleanup will be among the activities during the first-year event, being organized by Medford Arts Center Inc. (MACI) and […]

Royall House Tours Begin May 17th, Free Open House May 31st

The weekend tour season at the Royall House and Slave Quarters in Medford begins Saturday, May 17 and continues every Saturday and Sunday through October 26, with guided tours at 1, 2, and 3 p.m. for a modest admission fee. In the eighteenth century, the Royall House and Slave Quarters was home to the largest […]

Artists Display Work at West Medford Open Studios

Over 75 local artists in twenty-seven different locations across West Medford participated in the annual West Medford Open Studios this weekend. Earrings by Julia Kohaya Photos by Patty Saunders A watercolor by Cambia Davis Sarah Beardslee with some of her jewelry Rosemary Campobasso with her paintings Wallets designed by Chikako Mukai Sculptures by Matt Haberstroh […]

Andrews Middle School Presents ‘The Sound of Music’

The Andrews Middle School is proud to announce this year’s spring musical — the school version of The Sound of Music. Over one hundred Andrews Middle School students will take the stage at the McGlynn Middle School auditorium on Friday evening, May 30, with a second evening performance on Saturday, May 31. The Sound of […]

West Medford Open Studios May 10th & 11th

An annual event showcasing the local arts community, returns on May 10 and 11 from noon to 5 pm. WMOS is a free open studio event that invites visitors from all over to experience exhibits of local art & crafts, musical and literary performances, and live arts demonstrations over the course of the weekend. The […]