Uphams Corner

Boston Baroque Community Concert | Jan 3

Boston Baroque presents a free Community Concert at the Strand Theatre in Dorchester, in the heart of Upham’s Corner. Nominated for four Grammy Awards, Boston Baroque performs Vivaldi's "Four Seasons."  Snowstorms, freezing ice, rain, falling leaves and the hot summer sun are all depicted through gorgeous music. It's a wild, fast piece that will have everyone tapping their feet. The concert is free, but tickets are required.


When: Sunday, January 3, 2016 2PM

Where: Strand Theatre, 543 Columbia Road, Dorchester

Tickets can be reserved online, by emailing your name, address and requested quantity of tickets to communityconcert@bostonbaroque.org or by calling 617-987-8600 x.413.

- See more at: http://www.bostonbaroque.org/concert-series/community-concerts#sthash.RFzeY9QG.dpuf

Fairmount Launchpad Infosession | March 11

info session flyer

Want to learn more about the Fairmount Innovation Lab? Want to better your business or start a new one? Why not do both? Come to the Fairmount Launchpad info session and marketing workshop!


When: Wednesday, March 11th


Where: 584 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: email team@lab584.org or call (617)456-1131


Comfort Station Proposal Meeting | Feb 24

rendering of new comfort station

Plans for a new Comfort Station at the 611 Columbia Road site are coming together and the Department of Neighborhood Development welcomes the community to a proposal meeting. Provide your opinions and thoughts on the proposal and give your suggestions directly to the DND.


When: RESCHEDULED to Tuesday, February 24th


Where: The Strand Theater, Uphams Corner

For more information: visit http://www.historicbostonblog.org/2015/01/uphams-corner-comfort-station-hbi-to.html#.VMJi19LF87m


Uphams Corner Main Street Breakfast Annual Meeting | Jan 15

Uphams Corner Annual Meeting info

The Uphams Corner Main Street invites you to their annual meeting! Join the Uphams Corner  Main Street and other members of the community to celebrate successes of last year and to plan for the upcoming year. Admission is free! Breakfast will be served as well.


When: Thursday, January 15th


Where: Paraiso Restaurant

750 Dudley Street, Dorchester MA

For more info, email director@uphamscorner.org.

UP Market | Oct. 25

UP Market | Oct. 25
Upham's Corner ArtPlace presents the October 2015 UP Market event in Upham's Corner on Saturday, October 25th from 12-4pm near Citizen's Bank (572 to 588 Columbia Road).
Please join us in supporting our local artists, crafters, and creative small businesses in conjunction with Dorchester Open Studios. 


For more information please call 617-265-0363 or email info@uphamscorner.org.

Moving Forward Together | June 17

Mayor Martin J. Walsh & Upham's Corner Main Street present UCMS' 7th annual fundraiser - The Upham's Corner Adventure III: "Moving Forward Together." Join us for an unforgettable night of music, entertainment, food and drink, and a live auction as we celebrate the collaborative work that is moving the neighborhood forward. The fundraiser will take place on June 17 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Strand Theatre (543 Columbia Road). Proceeds go to UCMS continued efforts. For more info about the event, including purchasing tickets, please visit www.uphamscorner.org, call 617-265-0363 or email info@uphamscorner.org.

Uphams Corner Open House | January 22

Wednesday, January 22 at 5pm, As the end of the Fairmount Indigo Planning Initiative draws near, please join the open house to learn about recommendations for economic development, street improvements, and housing in Upham's Corner. Your input will help create a final report to help us collectively work to implement the recommendations.
Located at the: Salvation Army KROC Center
                            650 Dudley Street
                         Dorchester, MA 02125                                     
Light refreshments will be served, and interpretation services available.

Boston Blooms Uphams Corner Daffodil Bulb Planting | Saturday, November 16

Help add some daffodils to Dudley Street,

Join UCMS Saturday, November 16 at 11am til 2pm, as they plant some daffodils on Dudley Street that will bloom in the spring to help beautify the neighborhood.

Meet at the UCMS office (next to the Strand) for snacks, hot drinks, t-shirts, and tools!!

For more information and to RSVP, please email max@uphamscorner.org or call 617.265.0363.

Boston Ballet @ The Strand | Feb 15

Boston Ballet @ The Strand Theatre

an ArtPlace Collaboration in Upham’s Corner
Support the Strand Theatre by attending the FREE Boston Ballet show!
Come early to eat local food, learn about local fashion institutions, and contribute to the vision for arts + culture in Upham’s Corner!
Friday, February 15th
5:30PM Food from local restaurants in front of Strand, Information from local fashion businesses inside, ArtPlace forum for community to provide feedback on the future of Boston Ballet in the neighborhood.
At 7:00PM FREE Boston Ballet performance

Presented by: Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative, Upham’s Corner Main Street, Design Studio 4 Social Intervention, in collaboration with The Boston Foundation, Strand Theatre, and Boston Ballet

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