When: Sat., July 11 2015
The Larchmere Festival takes place just a block north of Shaker Square from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. Last year, Larchmere received a facelift; including new street pavement, sidewalks with brick amenity strips, benches, trash cans, bike racks and trees. This community celebration of National Independents’ Week includes art, entertainment, food, nonprofit organizations, antiques and more. This year’s highlights include arts, antiques and craft vendors, an author alley, a children’s activity area, a spoken word stage, a live community mural, live music and DJ and local food vendors and food trucks. Free. (Usmani) Larchmere Blvd. between East 120th St. and North Moreland, larchmere.com.