Saturday, June 14th 2014 11am-3pm

The Feast of the East is a community celebration that highlights the unique character of East Arlington and its many restaurants, specialty shops and other businesses. All Arlington businesses are invited to join in the fun.

East Arlington’s merchants and restaurants invite everyone to this free event that celebrates this unique neighborhood. Many of East Arlington’s 130 businesses will have sidewalk sales, giveaways, and other promotions. Local restaurants will cook and serve food outdoors. In addition, there will be free popcorn, slush, and cotton candy.

To become a vendor, download the application here

2014 event details below:


  • Great Food! Refreshments served all along Mass Ave by Participating Restaurants. Enjoy!

    2013 event food vendors below. Stay tuned for listings for 2014

    • Acitrón Mexican Bistro - chili verde, camarones, pollo
    • Anthony’s East Side Deli - eggplant, meatballs, specials
    • Capitol Creamery - free ice cream topping bar
    • Carré Sucré - waffles
    • Flora - cookies and lemonade
    • Francesca’s Kitchen - grilling barbecue and pizza
    • Kathmandu Spice - chicken momo, veg pakora, samosas
    • Maria’s Pizza - grilling at Trinity Baptist Church
    • Punjab - vegetarian & meat curries
    • Quebrada Baking Company - cookies & cupcakes
    • Sabatino’s - pastas and pizza
    • Sabzi - Persian chelow kabobs
    • Something Sweet Without Wheat - gluten-free
    • The Savory Plate - flavorful fare from around the world
    • Wings Over Arlington - wings & tenders
    • ZA - gourmet pizza samples
        Festivities are celebrated along Massachusetts Avenue from the Capitol Theater block to Trinity Baptist Church. During this event, the sidewalks are widened, resulting in Massachusetts Avenue becoming reduced to two lanes. Parking will be restricted for several blocks in order to accommodate the large crowd expected for this popular event.
  • On Mass Ave from the Capitol Block to Trinity Baptist Church Live Music!
    The Hardy Boys Band at the Fox

    Fun and Entertainment!

      • Pony Rides: The Well-Dressed Pony
      • Kiddie Rides: Bounce & Obstacle Course at Trinity Baptist Church


      • Clarity the Clown
      • Face Painting • Art Activities on the Capitol Block and at Fox Library
      • Sidewalk Sales • Giveaways • Store Specials at participating businesses along Mass Ave
  • The festival is a collaboration of the residents and businesses of East Arlington (also known as Capitol Square) and is fully funded by sponsorships and participants. If you are interested in sponsoring the event, volunteering or in participating as a restaurant or vendor please call Rich Bertolucci 617-441-4236 or at Jan Whitted at 781-646-2200.   Registration to become a vendor is now open.

    To become a vendor, download the application here


Participating Businesses & Community Groups from 2013′s event:

Allasso Chiropractic

Ana Cecillio, Artist

Arlington Center for the Arts

Arlington Entrepreneurs

Arlington Historical Society

Arlington Public Art

ATED Arlington Tourism & Economic Development

Artbeat Creativity Store & Studio

 Artwear  • Brookline Bank

Cambridge Savings Bank

Capitol Theatre • Clay Dreams

Continentale Hair Salon

Friends of the Fox • Friends of Spy Pond Park

Housing Corporation of Arlington

 J & D Cleaners • Leader Bank

Lexington Driving School • Lois Mitchell, Artist

Maida Pharmacy • Marbella Design Studio

Maxima Gift Center

Next Step Living • Owens Corning

Personal Care Chiropractic & Massage

Quinn Group Insurance • Salvage

Sustainable Arlington • 13FOREST Gallery

 Trinity Baptist Church  • Walking in Arlington

Walter Fey, CPA • Watertown Savings Bank

Zhen Ren Chuan

Special thanks to
Trinity Baptist Church & Town of Arlington