The World’s Longest Sofa in America & the Biggest Band Photo ever!

In order to accommodate the 30 Marching Bands from the “Honk! Festival” parading along Mass. Avenue to Oktoberfest (and all the walkers, bikers, rollers, strollers, dancers, puppeteers, and folks who came to people watch, eat and shop,) we have pulled out the world’s LONGEST sofa from Boconcept.


On December 2nd 2007, the Harvard Square Business Association initiated the installation of three holiday trees in Winthrop Park. A trio of trees – bearing gifts of Helmets, Hearts and Hope.

LE:60 Film Festival

Watch as skilled Auteurs go eye-to-eye with cleaver amateurs for 100 minutes of One Minute Films the FIRST EVER, only festival of its kind!…

Dog Day Afternoon in Harvard Square

An outdoor event in Winthrop Park featuring a presentation by Jenna Ringelheim, author of the recently released “Best Hikes with Dogs: Boston and Beyond.” All dogs are invited to the presentation and the hike around Harvard Square to our famously pooch friendly establishments.

Shakespeare in the Square Festival

Actors Shakespeare Project, American Repertory Theatre, and Revels bring exceptional, out of the box, profoundly original Outdoor Elizabethan Theatre to Harvard Square.