THE BLOCK 2016
Saturday, September 17th
5:30-9:30pm on Cabot Street
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Come join us at THE BLOCK, our downtown street party, on Saturday, September 17th from 5:30 – 9:30pm. THE BLOCK will take place on Cabot Street from Pond Street to Federal Street where guests can walk around, meet up with friends, listen to live music and enjoy street food.
We are pleased to announce three bands will provide live music at Pond St and we will have DJ and "a cappella" performances at Federal St all night, so you can enjoy music all over THE BLOCK.
POND ST STAGE
Chin Friction will be opening at THE BLOCK. Local favorites Rick Mooney, Jim Parisella, Mark Taricone, Scott Lantych, Saul Cohen and Bill Beckman will be performing!
Legacy has a big local following with band members Tim Patterson, Chuck Delisle, Rick Legere, Dan Legere, Carl Fried and Vinnie Raponi.
The Jaguar Club with band members Will Popadic, Yoi Fujita, Gavin Dunaway, Nasia Brittingham and Pat Eager will bring their original blend of Indie Rock Semi-Electronic Pop to THE BLOCK.
FEDERAL STREET STAGE
DJ Joshua Melanson will be spinning your favorite tunes all night. We are also featuring two live "a cappella" performances by The Eight Tracks from 6:30-7:00pm and 8:00-8:30pm!
FOOD + DRINK AT THE BLOCK
Local restaurants will sell food that you can walk around with or you can pull up a chair at a long community table in the middle of the street. Enjoy dinner and dessert from vendors set up outside on Cabot Street including A&B Burgers, Atomic Café, Flour(ish) Bake Shoppe, Jacob's Corner Pub, Joe's on a Roll, Kame, La Victoria Taqueria and Soma. Food selections include lobster rolls, pizza, sandwiches, burritos, hot dogs, dumplings, coffee, pastries and more. Salerno’s Italian Eatery will be selling craft beer, sangria and wine. Downtown restaurants in the area will also be open so there will be plenty of choices for everyone.
Don’t forget to stop by the Beverly Main Streets tent to learn about upcoming events and our sponsors. Major sponsors will have their tents set up at THE BLOCK with fun freebies, giveaways and contests!
Suggested donation at the gate is $5 per adult. Cash only. Bring your MA ID if you plan to drink. Please note bags may be subject to inspection. No pets, bikes, skateboards, rollerblades or hover boards. Cabot Street will be closed starting at 2:30pm from Pond St to Federal St.