Holiday cards and books

Illuminations Tour

Illumination greeting cards and City of Lights book, both perfect holiday gifts. On sale at local stores.

Illumination Greeting Cards (envelopes included)

Four distinct images representing Somerville's diverse illuminated homes. Images by photographers Beth Driscoll, Stephanie Klavens, and Mary Kocol. Single cards: $1.50

Somerville: City of Lights — The Perfect Holiday Gift!

A 36-page book titled “Somerville: City of Lights,” which includes color photographs, interviews and essays about the vibrant displays created by residents of Somerville, is available for $5.

2015 Store Locations

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Blue Cloud Gallery
713 Broadway, Ball Square

Davis Squared
409 Highland Ave., Davis Square

416 Highland Ave., Davis Square


Boutique Fabulous
1309 Cambridge St., Inman Square

Porter Square Book Store 
25 White Place, Porter Square Shopping Ctn

New England Mobile Book Fair
82 Needham St.


If you are unable to make the tour pick up, the Monday after the tour, from the stores below an Illuminations Tour Map and create your own self-guided tour.
Map $3.

Blue Cloud Gallery
713 Broadway, Ball Square

416 Highland Ave., Davis Square

This 132-page color book that explores food, art and culture in Union Square, Somerville—and the whole world! It includes numerous recipes and gorgeous photography. This book is available at Magpie, Davis Squared, Blue Cloud Gallery, New England Mobile Book Fair, Boutique Fabulous, Harvard Book Store, and Porter Square Books.

All proceeds support the Somerville Arts Council's public programming.