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Honk! Parade
Harvard Square

Honk! Parade

Musicians and artists participate in the HONK! parade, an annual Oktoberfest tradition. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Honk!
Harvard Square

Honk!

A signpost shows the schedule for the HONK! Parade. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Stilt Walkers
Harvard Square

Stilt Walkers

Stilt walker Adelaide Gross dances to a band play a cover of "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Oktoberfest Stilt Dancing
Harvard Square

Oktoberfest Stilt Dancing

Stilt walker Adelaide Gross dances to a band play a cover of "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Food at Oktoberfest
Harvard Square

Food at Oktoberfest

Marco Martinelli serves chicken kebabs at a food stand in Harvard Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. The festival featured beer gardens, live music, and a variety of food, clothing, and art vendors.

Parts and Crafts
Harvard Square

Parts and Crafts

Andy Payne of Jamaica Plain plays a xylophone made by kids of The Parts and Crafts Collective in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. The alternative school in Somerville was featured in the Oktoberfest parade which provided local groups the opportunity to showcase their work.

Food at Oktoberfest
Graduate School of Design

Today in Photos (10/14/2014)

Change Coming to Gerald Chan's Harvard Sqaure
Harvard Square

Change Coming to Gerald Chan's Harvard Sqaure

Gerald T. Chan Gift
Harvard Square

Changes Slowly Taking Shape for Many of Chan's Properties

Though Gerald Chan’s record-breaking $350 million donation to Harvard’s School of Public Health grabbed headlines, he’s also been quietly developing his large portfolio of properties in Harvard Square.

Food and Drink

Ramen Shop To Open in Square

The eatery will be located at 1 Bow St., the former location of Dunkin’ Donuts; its hours have not yet been determined.

Kennedy's on the Square
Harvard Square

Kennedy’s on the Square Opens Doors

The 94-seat restaurant features a late-night menu and a bar, adding another location to the Boston area chain.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
Harvard Kennedy School

Today in Photos (10/01/2014)

Harvard Square

Youth Homeless Shelter Initiative Secures Funding

The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter Youth Initiative, aimed at launching the first overnight shelter for youth in Cambridge, has received a grant that will support its operating costs for the next 15 years.

Harvard Square

Cambridge Moves Forward with Public Toilet in Harvard Square

The toilet will be located between Harvard Yard and the Old Burying Ground and is expected to open later this fall or early next year.

Dunkin Donuts on Bow St.
Harvard Square

Bow Street Dunkin’ Donuts Firms Up Plans for New Location

The store, whose facade made an appearance in the 1997 film “Good Will Hunting,” will make the move from its current location at 1 Bow St. to its new location at 1001 Mass. Ave. in early June.

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization