The Garland Block Party brings the nightlife of the Garland District out into the street. The community can enjoy live music, art vendors, food and the renowned Runway Renegades Fashion Show.
ESTIMATED ATTENDANCE: We anticipate over 3,000 people will be partying.
PUBLICITY: Publicity and public relations effort is led by Bonnie Quinn-Clausen and the Quinn Advertising Group, our local marketing company. We will be promoting the Block party through newsprint advertising. Full color flyers and posters are distributed throughout the Garland Area and other key locations. There will also be street signs and banners throughout the Garland area in advance of the event. In addition, there will be Facebook and the Garland District website exposure.
THEME: We will be showcasing the creativity and diversity of our community artists and artisans.
ENTERTAINMENT: There will be a stage at Garland and Monroe. Four live bands will be performing on the main stage. There will be street performers as well. The Runway Renegades Fashion Show featuring local artistic designs will be one of the highlights of the evening.
Main Stage Acts
03:00p Little Renegades
04:30p Summer in Siberia
05:30p Cathedral Pearls
06:30p Nude Pop
07:30p Violent Vickie
08:30p Runway Renegades
3:00p B Radicals
4:00p Chelsey Heidenreich
5:00p Wayward Too
6:00p Jordan Collins
7:00p 5 Times Over
VENDORS: Many Garland merchants will be open for business. There will be a variety of vendor booths on the street with local artists and merchants featuring handmade arts and crafts, such as jewelry, candles, handmade clothing, paintings and DIY items. We will also have a variety of food vendors. More information and registration on becoming a vendor can be downloaded here.
CHARITY: This year we will be raising awareness and monies for Spokane’s local non-profit, Blessings Under the Bridge.
SPONSORSHIP: The success of this annual event is due to the many volunteers from our local small businesses as well as monetary support of participating vendors…most of all our Sponsors. With your help we can ensure exposure to support our local small businesses as well as your business. Please consider supporting the Garland Block Party as a Sponsor.
CONTACT: For more inormation contact Julie Shepard-Hall, Sponsorship Chair 509-216-7312