Anna Borges, center, and Bill Ward, on guitar, play Brazilian melodies at the Mildred Hailey Apartments at JP Porchfest, Saturday, July 9, 2016.

JP Porchfest 2016: A Video Sampler

With more than 80 porches and 500-plus performers, no video can capture all the JP Porchfest goodness. But here, in less than a minute, is a selection of sounds from mellow vibes to jittery rock to heartfelt rap. More Porchfest 2016 coverage:

Watch Julia Martin, 87, Slay the Electric Slide
Photos: Hyde, Jackson Celebrate Porchfest

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Kiki D reaches out to a fan as she performs at the River of Life Church stage at JP Porchfest, Saturday, July 9, 2016.

Photos: Hyde, Jackson Celebrate Porchfest

Saturday's Jamaica Plain Porchfest drew thousands to porches, churches and parking lots all over the neighborhood. Here are photos from venues in the Hyde and Jackson Square areas during the third annual event. More Porchfest 2016 coverage:

Watch Julia Martin, 87, Slay the Electric Slide
Photos: Hyde, Jackson Celebrate Porchfest

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Jamaica Plain Porchfest Registration Now Open to Perform and Host

Do you have a band and want to play during Jamaica Plain Porchfest? Or do you have a porch and want to host a band? Registration is now open for Jamaica Plain Porchfest happening this July. But it's not just musicians who are welcome to perform during JP Porchfest -- also spoken word artists, dancers, actors, storytellers, circus artists and more! Last year more than 133 bands and solo musicians performed during JP Porchfest at more than 70 locations.

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JP Porchfest Breaks The Internet. Again.

When thousands of web-savvy folks descend on a neighborhood for an event like Porchfest, the social media posts start flying. We've gathered them here so you can relive Saturday's event or see what you missed. [View the story "Jamaica Plain's Second Annual Porchfest" on Storify]

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Still from video on Porchfest 2015.

Thousands Groove to Porchfest 2015

Music: "Nothing to Say" by Johnny Blazes and the Pretty Boys, "Otrov" by Boycott. Video credit: Amanda Burke

JP on Saturday welcomed thousands of revelers for performances of dance, theater and nearly 120 bands during the neighborhood's second annual Porchfest.

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