Fields Corner Main Street Update - Stay connected to what is happening in Fields Corner and beyond! We will be updating our neighbors on a monthly basis with highlights of new establishments, exciting events, interesting tidbits and useful information. New to Fields Corner Churrascaria Vulcão  There … Continue reading
Valente Insurance - Long-time Fields Corner business Valente Insurance won first place in the local Deck the Windows Holidays on Main Street storefront decorations competition. Now their festive holiday window display featuring a variety of decorations with Boston sports teams as a theme, … Continue reading
Deck the Windows deadline nears! - Deck the Windows is a popular holiday contest where local Main Street district stores decorate their windows to brighten the neighborhood with holiday cheer! Please let us know that you will participate by the end of the day on December … Continue reading
Small Business Saturday + Holiday Tree Lighting Nov. 29th - This nationwide Shop Local initiative  happens annually on the Saturday after Thanksgiving – if you are a small business owner and would like to be part of Small Business Saturday please contact us! This year Fields Corner Main Street will … Continue reading
National Recognition for Fields Corner! - We are pleased to announce that Fields Corner has been chosen as one of the Ten Great Neighborhoods of 2014 by the American Planning Association! The APA selects great places annually that “represent the gold standard in terms of having a true … Continue reading
Business Safety Workshop Sept. 3, 2014 - Prevent Retail Violence & Crime – Join us for a free Business Safety Workshop on September 3, 2014, sponsored by the Mass. Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health and Fields Corner Main Street. From 8 AM to 10 AM, complimentary breakfast! Learn to … Continue reading
Fields Corner Farmers Market was Boston’s First! - It took a little effort but we unearthed some information about Boston’s first farmers market, our very own Fields Corner market which began in July 1978 and opened this month for its 37th season. The market was started by Gregory … Continue reading
Lucky Strike Bowling - This month Lucky Strike Bowling in Dorchester was finally taken down. Below, check out the 1987 black-and-white photograph of Lucky Strike we found, taken by Robert Bayard Severy and now in the collections of Historic New England. After permanently closing … Continue reading 2014 Mayor Walsh’s Garden Contest - A citywide celebration of urban gardening ~ Mayor Walsh’s 2014 Garden Contest is once again presented by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department. Open to home gardeners, community gardens, senior gardens, and also to storefronts, organizations and Main Street District … Continue reading
Boston Main Streets celebrates our volunteers! - June 26, 2014 at 6 p.m. Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston Main Streets present The Boston Main Streets Annual Awards Ceremony! Come to The Strand Theatre on Columbia Road in Dorchester to celebrate the 2013 Businesses and Volunteers of the … Continue reading