The first Downtown Block Party in 2017 brought an estimated 30,000 on a Saturday night to Downtown Iowa City for community fun! For 2018, the event will be back on June 23rd from 5-11pm.
STAY TUNED For volunteer, sponsor and participation opportunities coming in Spring 2018!
This event is at night! The focus will be on the evening hours.
$10 tickets will be purchased, this will buy you a the event cup that will allow you to walk around the event with beer or wine- ONLY these cups will be allowed to do so.
This will be the ONLY event approved by the City of Iowa City to allow for alcohol to go from bar/restaurant to street
We are partnering with the City of Iowa City, the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce, ICAD, Iowa City Public Library, and other groups within the community to engage others through this event.
The event will focus on our existing business economy.
The event will have a very open feel to the layout. Programming will be spread out to allow for a comfortable feel and relaxed crowd flow