OUR- Block Party
September 23rd, 3PM - 10PM
Welcome to Hoffner Street...
OUR- Block Party is organized to shed some light on the creative energy that's currently being built up in the south block of Northside 45223.
We're a fairly quiet part of town, but the creative energy on Hoffner Street is buzzing! Along with PAR-Projects, Cadence Studios, The Hive, Revolution Dance Theatre, SkyVengers Cartoon, Sunny Blu Arts Agency, and Studeo PAR- are helping to grow a creative community. And just to the east of us, you can find Gulow Street Bar & Grill, The Happen Inc. Garden, Littlefield, and Visionaries + Voices adding to the creative energy.
Below are a few highlights you can look forward to during this years block party. See you Saturday, September 23rd, 3 - 10PM for some amazing times!
Saturday September 23rd
The Hoffner Street Stage Series:
Launched in the summer of 2023, the Hoffner Street Stage continues to host and propel musicians of all genres! For this year's block party, we're excited to kick things off with Deke and Alonso of the Cliftones, then keep the party rolling with DJ Pillo, Sons of Silverton, Kryst Kruer & the Secondhand Smoke, as well as Brian Sauer and The Amazing Waste!
Performances and LIVE start at 3PM, so you can plan to jam with us all day!
Saturday September 23rd
The Art Market returns:
Our first post-COVID shut down of Hoffner Street worked well in 2022, so we're bringing it back! Details to follow on PAR-Projects social media channels (@parprojects).
But for now, please plan to joins us to enjoy 30+ Art Vendors, Pop-Up Shops, and installation art projects. This year we're also adding a family-friendly fun zone, featuringa a little frisby golf, and a few mini-golf holes!
Friday September 22nd
Austen Brantley joins us from Detroit:
Opening the night before, we're also celebrating Faith Moves Mountains inside of our new gallery space! More details to follow, but please plan to enjoy this exhiibition as part of your block party experience!
Recently named a Kresge Visual Arts Fellow (2023), Austen Brantley work for this solo exhibition is sure to impress.
See you soon.
Hoffner Street will be shut down to car traffic and welcoming guest around 3pm. Joining us will be a variety of art vendors, food trucks, and Northside's very own Honey Child Artisan Pops!
Stay tuned into our social media channels (@parprojects) for more announcments.
Planning support provided by ArtsWave.