Porchfests are events where various neighborhoods setup porches and bands for afternoons of music! Audiences can stroll from block to block, taking in the local sounds.

Porchfests got started in Ithaca NY, and they have a List of All Known Porchfests

Here are some in New England:

New England 2019 Porchfests:

May 11 Somerville, MA
May 18 Plum Island, MA
June 1 Newton, MA
June 8 Arlington, MA
June 8 Brookline, MA
June 8 Reading, MA
June 15 Boston Fenway, MA
June 22 Quincy, MA
July 13 Jamaica Plain, MA
Sep 7 Belmont, MA
Sep 7 Hull? MA
Sep 7 Martha's Vineyard, MA
Sep 14 Natick, MA
Sep 14 Roslindale, MA
Sep 21 West Concord, MA
Sep 21 Milton, MA

(More on the way!)

Porchfest.info created and runs the websites for six of these events, and has consulted on several others.

Feel free to contact me ( kirkjerk at gmail dot com ) if you want your porchfest on this list, or if you'd be interesting in using yourneighborhood.porchfest.info as your site- I can establish an affordable web presence for you, or just talk a bit on what I've learned...

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