Weekend Guide: June 28-July 1
Spend the last weekend of June exploring Cambridge with our top five must-see events.
Music floats through Harvard Square during summer! Every Thursday evening this summer, head over to Palmer Street (between Origins and the Harvard Coop in Harvard Square) for a free concert series by Passim and Berklee.
Hear it: 5:30p
This Friday, Mass Ave will be closed to traffic and parking, but open for dancing. The Cambridge City Dance Party is back again for their 21st year and you’re invited to join this epic dance extravaganza.
Grab your BFFs, your fam, and even your tiny dancers to dance the night away in front of Cambridge City Hall. Show off your best moves to DJ-spun music, while colorful lights illuminate the sky. The Dance Party is so much fun, we dare you not to fall in love with Cambridge.
Dance it: 7-11p
SEE & DO
If you’re looking for ways to spice up your exercise routine, we’ve got just the event for you. Join Barre and Soul at the upper courtyard in The Charles Hotel this Saturday morning for a complimentary yoga class. The class is appropriate for all levels. All you need is a yoga mat and you’ll be ready to flow into the summer
See it: 9a
Just when we thought the Central Flea couldn’t get any more fun, it did. Join Central Square at the Central Flea to celebrate International Reggae Day. While you’re searching for unique finds, enjoy music from DJ Selecta Voyage 01, a special performance by the Cambridge Steel Band Orchestra, and Caribbean food vendors.
See it: 11a-4p
Escape the heat this weekend at the Museum of Science’s newest temporary exhibit. Space: An Out of Gravity Experience takes you as close to space as you can get without leaving Earth.
Climb aboard the hands-on exhibit to experience the sights, smells and sounds on the International Space Station through games, multimedia components, and interactives all without ever having to leave Cambridge.
See it: All summer, 9a-5p
Mark Your Calendars…
We’re only two weeks away from one of the biggest foodie events of the year-- the 16th Annual Taste of Cambridge. This year, to celebrate their sixteenth year, TOC (as the cool kids call it) is going to be bigger and better than ever before. Expect to see all of your favorite restaurants in one location, along with live music, riverboat cruises, cider, delicious coffees, and teas.
See it: 5:30-8:30p