July News

Melrose Music Festival - Saturday, July 27th, 2:00-7:00pm


The Melrose Music Festival (formerly the Four Corners Music Festival) returns on July 27 from 2:00-7:00 p.m. The MMF is a family-friendly, outdoor event which will feature TWO STAGES of local musicians from all age groups, highlighted by the Peter Parcek Trio.


Peter Parcek’s daring, incendiary and soulful style is a distinctive hybrid. He weaves rock, gypsy-jazz, country, folk, and blues—especially blues—into a tapestry of melody, harmony, and daredevil solos that push those styles to their limits without sacrificing the warmth of his own personality.


Other performers include: Jeremy Van Cleave, Artisan Cheese, Salinger, Sam Chetkin, Molly Corr, Jesse DeLaurier, Eddie Miller, Samantha Zysk, Broken Leg Productions Casts, Sammy McQuaid and Ray Kochanski.


Starting at 2:00 p.m., bring a blanket, lawn chairs, cooler, and the family for an enjoyable day of local live music at the Cabbage Patch field, located in front of the Middle School at 360 Lynn Fells Parkway. There will be several fun bands as well as individual performances from talented Melrose residents of all ages. A community art project will lead by Follow Your Art Community Studios. Concessions and children’s activities will also be on hand!


This event is a great way to help connect neighborhoods while also further supporting our fine arts community. The Melrose Music Festival is sponsored by the City of Melrose and Waste Management Inc.


Stay social with the event on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/musicinmelrose


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***The event is Light Rain or Shine.


Melrose Music Festival

Saturday, July 27th


360 Lynn Fells Parkway, Melrose, MA 02176

Light Rain or Shine



The Melrose Chamber of Commerce and Presenting Sponsor The Residence at Melrose Station - Melrose, MA bring you the Seventh Annual Summer Stroll!


With support from the City of Melrose, the Melrose Messina Fund for the Arts, and our 2019 Music Sponsors, Bell & Izzi, LLC, Eastern Bank-Melrose, Evolved Mechanical LLC, Juliet & Co. - Compass and Melrose Glass Co Inc, Main Street and part of Essex Street in Downtown Melrose will be closed to vehicles, creating a spacious pedestrian walkway. You are invited to take some time to stroll and discover what makes Downtown Melrose so special.


Patronize your favorite restaurants and retailers, while visiting ones that are new to you! Restaurants will sell and serve food and beverages on the sidewalk, while local merchants and businesses will offer snacks, specials and sales at their stores.


There will be multiple, live musical performances in different locations by area musicians and a magical illusionist who will entertain the crowds.

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NO Open Mic tonight (5/14) at @Tommy Doyle's in Newton due to the 8pm Bruins Playoff game. We'll be back on schedule next week. But if they win the series, there'll like be another Tuesday game in their schedule. Stay tuned.


Head's up for Porchfests in May!

Saturday, May 11: Somerville Porchfest

Saturday, May 18: PlumFest


Boston Calling Music Festival

Memorial Day Weekend

Friday, May 24 lineup

Twenty One Pilots
Greta Van Fleet
Janelle Monáe
Lord Huron
Christine and The Queens
Black Star (Yasiin Bey & Talib Kweli)
Tank and The Bangas
Mura Masa
Gang of Youths
Pale Waves
Adia Victoria

Fred Armisen
Sam Jay
Lamont Price

Saturday, May 25 lineup

Tame Impala
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Big Red Machine
King Princess
Denzel Curry
Princess Nokia
Young Fathers
White Reaper
Sasha Sloan
Sidney Gish

Jenny Slate
Imogen Heap
Boston Ballet
Marina Franklin
Lamont Price

Sunday, May 26 lineup

Travis Scott
Brandi Carlile
Sheck Wes
Rainbow Kitten Surprise
Chromeo (DJ Set)
Snail Mail
Ravyn Lenae
Cautious Clay
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
Kilo Kish
Easy Life

Michael Che
Imogen Heap
Boston Ballet
Melissa Villaseñor
Lamont Price

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