PRICE: Free. Donations encouraged to benefit Watertown Public Schools
TIME: 12:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Guests and residents are invited to groove their way through September with Backyard Sessions, a series of 15 complimentary outdoor live music events, at Arsenal Yards. With a packed schedule of a variety of local performers, musical acts include Joe Carson, The Blue Hotel, The Electric Heaters and more! Guests are encouraged to pick up takeout, reserve a patio table at any of the delicious restaurants at Arsenal Yards, or grab a seat to relax on the River Green. Performances take place on either the River Green or the sidewalk plaza near City Works. Seating in common areas is first come, first serve. While all performances are complimentary and open to the community, Arsenal Yards is encouraging donations to the Watertown Public Schools to support local students and teachers this school season.
Backyard Sessions performance dates and times follow below, and visitors are encouraged to check out the Arsenal Yards Events Calendar for additional dates or updates:
• Tuesday, September 14 from 4–6 p.m. featuring The Electric Heaters
• Wednesday, September 15 from 3–5 p.m. featuring Gabby Cotter Trio with Maurizio Fiore and Melvin Lam
• Thursday, September 16 from 5–7 p.m. featuring The Blue Hotel
• Friday, September 17 from noon–2 p.m. featuring Albino Mbie
• Tuesday, September 21 from 4–6 p.m. featuring Emily Desmond
• Wednesday, September 22 from 3–5 p.m. featuring Alex Minasian Trio
• Thursday, September 23 from 5–7 p.m. featuring Colt and the Coyotes
• Friday, September 24 from noon–2 p.m. featuring Joe Carson
• Tuesday, September 28 from 4–6 p.m. featuring John Copeland
• Wednesday, September 29 from 3–5 p.m. featuring Orchid Reed
• Thursday, September 30 from 5–7 p.m. featuring Perfect Crime
• Friday, October 1 from noon–2 p.m. featuring Freddy Epstein presents “Sax on the Beach”
The safety of guests, performers and staff remains the top priority at Arsenal Yards. Arsenal Yards is closely monitoring all COVID-19 rules and regulations to ensure a safe experience for all. Following CDC guidelines and local regulations, face masks are required for all individuals while in indoor public spaces. Face masks are no longer required outdoors for individuals who are fully vaccinated, though non-vaccinated individuals are advised to continue to wear face masks at Arsenal Yards.
Free parking for all Arsenal Yards events is available in the red or purple parking garage, along with the surface parking area near City Works. For more information about Arsenal Yards, visit www.arsenalyards.com.