Art, music, food & fun for the whole family!
Everyone is invited to join the fun at the Downtown Block Party, an outdoor festival of arts and culture on Saturday, September 16, 12-5pm on 2nd Street between Lead and Coal Avenues in Downtown Albuquerque.
Admission is free and families are encouraged to attend.
This year’s line-up includes programming from 516 ARTS, Axle Contemporary, The Orpheum Arts Space, Rock 101, The Sanitary Tortilla Factory and Warehouse 508. Check out music by local musicians including the teen girl band Hiss and Space Blanket. Shop local crafts and artisan products presented by Moonlight Market. And enjoy craft beer and cider, food trucks, and a variety of games including pool tables, badminton and pinball.
MUSIC & DANCE:
Hiss, Kevin Herig with Rock 101 — 12:00pm
Jemez Pueblo Little Eagle Drum Group — Butterfly Dance — presented by 516 ARTS — 2:00pm
Space Blanket with Warehouse 508- 4:00pm
Cross Pollination activities with 516 ARTS
Steve Barry: Wave, in The Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Text & Image: Playing with Haiga, in Axle Contemporary
Open Artists’ Studios in The Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Live Painting with Warehouse 508
ARTS & CRAFTS:
Artisan Market curated by Moonlight Marketing
Badminton • Jenga • Corn Hole • Pinball • Billiards
FOOD & DRINK:
The Supper Truck • Sidetrack Brewing • Tractor Brewing
This year, The Sanitary Tortilla Factory and Sidetrack Brewing are the lead presenters of the Downtown Block Party, in partnership with 516 ARTS, Downtown Albuquerque MainStreet /Downtown Arts & Cultural District and the following businesses: Tractor Brewing Company, A Good Sign, HomeWise and Gertrude Zachary.