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An Outdoor Picnic with the Soul Monstah's

Thu, Sep 24  |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Grab a blanket, order some takeout and find your seat! Join us for an outdoor live music series in the River Green at Arsenal Yards.

On Thursday, September 24th we are excited to welcome the Soul Monstah's to Arsenal Yards. The Soul Monstah's are a local band comprised of Berklee College of Music Graduates. These talented artists perform a variety of Top 40, Pop, R&B, Rock, Motown, Soul, Reggae and more. They are sure to get everyone of all ages grooving.

Registration will open on September 10th!

*Registration required through Eventbrite and limited capacity is available. Due to capacity limits, we are asking for a small donation to the Watertown Food Pantry to secure your spot of $2 per person. Please register for all guests in your party in one reservation. Include all children, regardless of age. You will be seated with those in your reservation party only. Max of 4 people. If you are a family of 5, please send us an email through Eventbrite.

Masks are required at this event and social distant spots will be assigned at check in. A full list of safety regulations are below.


For the last Thursday and Friday of each month, we invite you to pick up some takeout from one of our restaurants and meet us on the River Green for lunch or dinner. We have a packed schedule of some popular local family-friendly entertainers!

Schedule Includes:

Thursday, September 24th from 6:00 - 8:00PM with the Soul Monstah's
Friday, September 25th from 11:00AM - 12:00PM with Stacey Peasley
Friday, September 25th from 3:00PM - 4:00PM with Josh Shriber
Thursday, October 29th from 6:00 - 8:00PM with the Soul Monstah's
Friday, October 30th from 10:30AM - 11:15AM AND 11:45AM - 12:30PM with Jeff Jam

About the Performers:

Soul Monstah's: The Soul Monstah's are a local band comprised of Berklee College of Music Graduates. These talented artists perform a variety of Top 40, Pop, R&B, Rock, Motown, Soul, Reggae and more.

Jeff Jam: Jeff is a local friendly, goofy guy who sings and performs songs for children of all ages with his acoustic guitar. He is also a certified Music Together teacher and leads classes in the Greater Boston area.

Stacey Peasley: Stacey is a local family-friendly entertainer who has been performing for over a decade. She delights audiences of all ages with her contagious energy and creative spirit.

Josh Shriber: Josh is the owner and director of Jammin' With You in Wellesley and the principal songwriter and band leader for national touring "kindle" band Josh & the Jamtones.

Arsenal Yards Restaurants:

We encourage you to order takeout from one of our restaurants for the event.

Ben & Jerry's - see menu here.
Chipotle - see menu here.
City Works - see menu here.
Frank Pepe - see menu here.
Shake Shack - see menu here.

Please note, no outside food besides Arsenal Yards restaurants will be allowed. No alcohol is allowed at the event.

Event Safety:

The safety of our guests, performers and staff remain our top priority. We are closely monitoring all COVID-19 rules and regulations to ensure a safe experience for all. Please note masks will be required at the event. Groups will be separated by at least 6ft and will be assigned an social distant location. There is limited capacity for this event which will be strictly enforced. Reservations are required, no walk-ins are allowed.

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Arsenal Yards is approximately a 10-minute drive from Harvard Square and approximately a 15-minute drive from Copley Square. Other areas will find it easily accessible from the Mass Pike or Fresh Pond Parkway, among many routes available to Watertown’s East End. Once on site, ample free parking is available. Traveling via public transportation? MBTA bus route 70 stops right on site and can be picked up at the Central Square Red Line T stop.