Inman Eats & Crafts May 20th

The East Cambridge Business Association (ECBA) is proud to present     Inman Eats & Crafts 2018, on Sunday May 20, 2018 from 12:00 noon – 4:00pm. Inman Eats & Crafts will take place on Cambridge Street in Inman Square, between Springfield Street and Prospect Street.

Inman Eats & Crafts is a celebration of everything Inman Square. It’s a street fair featuring our eclectic retailers, fabulous makers, our casual eats, and culinary treats. Inman Eats & Crafts hopes to deliver a full Inman Square experience to new visitors and residents alike.

Inman Square shops and restaurants will be open for business as usual, but to experience The EATS you will need to purchase Inman Bucks. Inman Bucks are your ticket to try the samplings being offered by restaurant vendors taking part in the event. Inman Bucks can be purchased in advance through Eventbrite or and are on sale now. Inman Bucks are limited so advanced purchase is recommended. Inman Bucks will be for sale day of the event based on availability.

The CRAFTS is the newest addition to the annual festival. Thanks to Gather Here Stitch Lounge and the East Cambridge Savings Bank, Inman Eats & Crafts will be hosting over 20 local makers in our Handcrafted Marketplace located in the East Cambridge Savings Bank parking lot.

Inman Eats & Crafts is open to all ages and pets. Come listen to local bands, visit our makers, try some local beer, and enjoy tasty food from the best restaurants in town!

Live music programed by The Lilly Pad. Enjoy local brews from Lamplighter, Cambridge Brewing Co., and Bantam Cider at our beer garden sponsored by Inman Square Wine & Spirits. Live screen printing with QRST’s, face painting and much more.

The growing list of participating restaurants include 1369 Coffee House, Atwood’s Tavern, Beauties Pizza, Bukowski’s Tavern,  The Druid, Highland Fried, Lone Star Taco Bar, Momi Nonmi, Ole Mexican Grill, Puritan & Co, The Rising, the S&S Restaurant, Tupelo, and Wits End.

Inman Eats! is a perfect opportunity to get a taste of the local fare in and near East Cambridge and Inman Square and is produced by The East Cambridge Business Association and sponsored by Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Cambridge Savings Bank, Naveo Credit Union, Leggat McCall, Cambridgeside, Starry, Inman Square Wine & Spirits, and with help from our parnters Gather Here Stitch Lounge, Spencer Austin Consulting and East Cambridge Savings Bank.


Shop Inman by Moonlight

Thursday, December 8th ENJOY LOCAL holiday shopping for a change! Escape the malls and journey to Inman Square to buy holiday gifts from our unique and locally-owned shops. In addition, shoppers may see holiday carolers, live mannequins, take part in a scavenger hunt, experience art and music, or relax and enjoy a meal at one of the Square’s twenty-plus restaurants.
For event updates, visit or check out the event on Facebook:


Tonight From 6-11 is the ever so popular Inman Under the Stars Movie Night
Starting at 6pm swing by to pick up your golden ticket which will guide you to many wonderous deals all in Inman Square!

Events in East Cambridge Savings Bank Parking Lot at Inman Square:
·         7:00 PM – A Visit from Brett Silvia’s Op the Cyclops!
·         7:30 PM – FREE Jungle Jim’s “Wild About Balloons Show”
·         8:15 PM – FREE Movie Extravaganza – Oompa Loompas are welcome!
Visit or for more information about Summer in the City Programs or Inman Square.  Assistance provided by Cambridge Community Development Department and Cambridge Department of Public Works.

·         1369 Coffee House –1369 Cambridge Street – -“Golden Ticket” Latte Special; FREE Iced Tea at Movie
·         Boutique Fabulous – 1309 Cambridge Street – – 10% OFF merchandise in store w/ Golden Ticket. (excludes furniture) – 6-10 PM – FREE Refreshments in Store
·         Bukowski Tavern – 1281 Cambridge Street – – $1 Hot Dog in Tavern w/ Golden Ticket
·         Cambridge Portuguese Credit Union – 251 Hampshire Street – www.cpcu.orgFREE Pretzels & Goldfish at Movie
·         Cambridge Savings Bank – 1378 Cambridge Street – www.cambridgesavings.comFREE Bottled Water and Glow-bands; Enter to win Gift Baskets at Movie
·         East Cambridge Savings Bank – 1310 Cambridge Street – www.ecsb.comFREE popcorn at Movie
·         Inman Oasis – 243 Hampshire Street – – 10% OFF Gift Certs. w/ Golden Ticket
·         Ole Mexican Grill & Olecito – 11-12 Springfield Street – www.olegrill.comFREE Churros and Hot Chocolate
at Movie
·         Taza Chocolate – www.tazachocolate.comFREE Samples at Movie

and much more!


 Fun. Lunch. Music. Wellness.
Every Thursday in August, 12:00 – 2:00 pm
Vellucci Plaza (intersection of Hampshire and Cambridge Streets in Inman Square)
Presented by the Inman Square Business Association in collaboration with the City of Cambridge, Cambridge Arts Council, Cambridge Public Health Department, Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge Department of Public Works and Cambridge Community Development Department.
Treat yourself to a terrific mid-day break in Inman Square Thursdays in August from 12:00 – 2:00 at INMAN SQUARE FUNCH, a series of programs featuring great music, wellness activities and brown bag lunch specials from area restaurants. 
Tomorrow’s schedule includes:
·         Melodeego/pedal-powered soul and rock – group needs help from the audience to pedal the bicycle-powered sound system.
·         Personal training tips from Fitness Together (12:45 – 1:15 pm)
Music and wellness events are free.  Bring a co-worker, friend or family member – what better way to spend your lunch hour this summer!  For updates and the schedule of future Funch performances, visit
Stop by these Inman Square restaurants for brown bag lunch specials to take along with you to Vellucci Plaza each Thursday in August:
1369 Coffee House – 1369 Cambridge Street –
$9 for any sandwich, a piece of fruit, and a cookie (while supplies last).
City Girl Café – 204 Hampshire Street –
$10 for sandwich, chips, cookie and drink.
Olecito – 12 Springfield Street –
Free fountain soda with lunch purchase. (Must show coupon distributed at Vellucci Plaza during event.)
Inman Square Restaurants that wish to offer a take-out special for this musical series can send me their information or contact Renee Farster at 617-491-0176.
Activities will be cancelled in the event of rain.  
Let me know if you have any questions.