CambridgeSide and J. Perry Fine Art Host Pop-Up Markets in Celebration of Black History Month

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (February 2023) – In recognition of Black History Month, CambridgeSide ( in partnership with J. Perry Fine Art, will host two pop-up vendor markets on Saturdays, February 11 and 25, 2023. The pop-up markets will feature art, jewelry, home décor and more from local black-owned businesses. Vendors include Rocky Cotard, August Sun Candles, Larry Pierce, CrownBox and more. The Pop-Up Markets will take place on Level 1 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

"We are pleased to partner with CambridgeSide to continue creating exciting marketplaces," comments James Perry, of J. Perry Fine Art. “We appreciate the ongoing support within the community for our talented local businesses of color,” he adds.

“We invite shoppers to visit this month’s pop-up markets and support the remarkable talents of our local black-owned businesses,” says Melissa LaVita, Regional Marketing Director of CambridgeSide.

The reimagined CambridgeSide is a place to shop, dine, work, indulge and relax in Cambridge, MA, just steps from downtown Boston. CambridgeSide features one great waterfront location with shops, restaurants and planned future office, lab, residential and additional retail, restaurants, and green spaces. CambridgeSide’s mix of retailers includes Apple, Superdry, Sephora, T.J.Maxx and more. The diverse mix of dining options includes The Cheesecake Factory, in addition to 14 eateries. GoPixelYourself is a new selfie museum featuring an immersive video experience. CambridgeSide is located near top tourism attractions including the Museum of Science and Charles Riverboat. CambridgeSide is handicapped and MBTA accessible (Green Line T to Lechmere Station or Red Line T to Kendall Square to the free CambridgeSide Shuttle Bus), and offers attached, covered parking. For directions and information, call 617-621-8666 or visit CambridgeSide is a New England Development shopping destination.