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    26th Annual MayFair in Harvard Square

    The 26th Annual MayFair in Harvard Square features: CHESTER FRENCH LIVE from the Super Crosswalk; Grilling with the Pros;  Beer Gardens; Chalk on the Walk; A Dance Stage; Roaming Railroad Train Rides; Hot Air Balloon Rides and at least one hundred thousand happy vendors and festival goers. 

    Sunday, May 3rd 2009 from Noon until 6:00pm.
    (Rain date – Sunday, May 17th 2009)

    New Events this year:

    • Grilling with the Pros featuring Linebacker Adalius Thomas and friends in a heated competition with Harvard Square’s Pro Grill-Team Chefs!
    • A Harvard Square Cut-A-thon featuring Harvard Square salons!  

    In addition to five stages of live music and dance, MayFair features over 200 artisans and merchants with colorful tents displaying handmade clothing, art, jewelry, and sidewalk sale items. MayFair is the ultimate “taste of” event, offering over 40 booths featuring international cuisine, festival favorites, delicious desserts and free samples!

    Main Stage in the Super Crosswalk

    12pm: Sarah RabDAU and Self-Employed Assassins 
    Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys
    2pm:  Zili Misik 
    Jenny Dee and the Deelinquents
    4pm The Luxury

    Club Passim Stage on Brattle Street

    12pm: TBA
    1pm:  - Chris O'Brien -
    2pm:  Mieka Pauley -
    3pm: Anne Heaton -
    4pm:  David Wax Museum -
    5pm: Margaret Glaspy -


    May Fair Dance Stage: Featuring over 20 Local Dance Groups produced and organized by Deborah Mason, Founder of the Cambridge Youth Dance Organization.
    12:30pm - Rhumba tappers  
    12:35pm - Hard Knock Life
    12:40 - Imagine  
    12:40 - Rockablilly Music
    12:45- Country Boy
    12:50 -Tap Suite
    12:55 - Teen Hip Hop
    1:00 - Youth Hip Hop
    1:10 -- Snap2
    1:30 - Studio 3 Flamenco with Sabrina Aviles
    1:45 - Polynesian Dancer Arts -
    2:05 - Melissa Gendreau - Perceptions Contemporary Dance Company
    2:15 – Dancedge
    2:30 - Cambridge Rindge & Latin Dance Company
    2:45 - Melanie Smithers - Derrick Davis Dancers
    3:00  - Dance'n Feet  
    3:15 - Kate Nies
    3:30 -IMAGINE –  |
    3:35- Tap Suite
    3:40 - Country Boy
    3:45 - Teen Hip Hop
    3:50 - Youth Hip Hop
    4:00 - Stonehill College Dance Co
    4:15 - Triveni Indian Classical Dance
    4:30pm - Anna Mayta Ruhe Modern Dance Fusion
    4:45 – Jamnastics
    5:00 Peggy Wacks - Dance'n Feet
    5:15pm - Sue Eaton – Improv
    5:45 - Kira Seamon

    BANDFEST- Holyoke Center Outdoor Stage/ Forbes Plaza (an Art’s First Stage!)

    12: 00 – 12: 20pm        Disband 
    12:30 – 12:50 pm         Ben Kultgen
    1:00 – 1:20 pm             Straight Communist