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.



 
 


Thank you to our September 2016 block party sponsors!


 


 

In Kind Sponsors

Archer Insurance

Ayers Ryal Side Elementary School

Beverly Emergency Management Agency

Beverly Waste Reduction Committee

Change is Simple

Headroom Sound

Maria's Pizza

Montserrat College of Art

Todd's Sporting Goods

Ward's Florist


CALLING LOCAL BANDS!

Want to be considered to perform at THE BLOCK? Please complete the online form below so we can get all of your information. Please do not email us directly.

BANDS - COMPLETE THIS FORM IF YOU WANT TO PERFORM AT THE 2017 BLOCK PARTIES

OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

Want to volunteer at THE BLOCK? Please email Heather.

Want to sponsor THE BLOCK? Please email Heather.

Want to be a food vendor at THE BLOCK? Please email Heather for more info.

Please note - No solicitation of any kind is allowed at the block parties. Only vendors which are approved by the Block Party committee are allowed to sell or give away merchandise. Events and vendors are subject to change. Bring your MA ID if you plan to drink. Please note bags may be subject to inspection. No pets, bikes, skateboards, rollerblades, hover boards etc.