More than 100,000 people from across New England and visitors the world over are expected to attend the annual Allston Village Street Fair Festival: The September Event to Remember! Boston's hippest, all-ages New England multicultural festival event, The Allston Village Street Fair, will kick off its sixth year on Harvard Avenue between Brighton Avenue and Cambridge Street at NOON on Sunday, September 23, 2012 and go until 6:00PM, rain or shine.
Free and open to the public, this family friendly day includes some of New England's best entertainment, interactive activities, and fun. The Fair features two Outdoor Stages, Multicultural Street Performances, an International Food Court, Amusements Arcade, Artists/Crafters Vendor Market, thousands of Promotional Product Giveaways, Free Parking/Shuttle Bus/Onsite Bike Valet Service, and so much more! Guests can expect entertainment by such luminary acts as: The Shills, Planetoid, The Force, Bonfire Bandit, Bloco Afro Brazil, The Boston Hoop Troop, Melodeego, Latin Heartbeat Orchestra, and many more! Kids (and their parents) will be entertained by Jenny the Juggler, Sidewalk Sam, Fictional Faces, Zoo New England, ReadBoston Storymobile, and other incredible interactive activities! The Main Stage will be hosted by Hip-Hop duo Aural Essex and Strobe IW, while I-MC hosts the second stage; each will also perform throughout the day.
This year's event will raise awareness for Ernie Boch, Jr.'s Music Drives Us Foundation, and the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts.
The Allston Village Street Fair is MBTA Accessible from multiple Bus Routes including 57, 64, 66, and Green Line B Trolley, and offers free onsite bike valet service. Those who are driving in, may enjoy Free Parking and Free Shuttle Bus Service from the Guest Street Parking Garage in Brighton from 11:30a.m. - 6:30p.m.
A complete lineup of performers, activities, special guests, demographics, directions, photos, and sponsorship info can be found at: allstonvillagestreetfair.com
The Allston Village Street Fair Festival is produced exclusively by The Parents and Community Build Group, Inc. and The Ringer Park Partnership Group. Sponsored by: WAAF 97.7/107.3, PCBG,Inc., ClearChannel Outdoor, MBTA, Music Drives Us Foundation, Whole Foods Market, Houghton Chemical, Zipcar, Petco Unleashed, Neighborhood Health Plan, Glaceau Vitamin Water, Boston Volvo Village, Honest Tea, Tavern in the Square, The Common Ground, Food Should Taste Good, and St. Elizabeth's Medical Center