This event is in the past.

Block Party at The Station

Recommended

The Station (map) Beacon Hill
Sat., June 17 2017 All Ages

Free

Beacon Hill is Seattle’s best neighborhood. It’s changing, yes, but it remains what it has been for decades: an affordable place for Seattle’s diverse working-class, immigrant, and communities of color, complete with beautiful views, the fruit trees of orchards long past, and a “live and let live ethos” that encourages everyone to shine. Beacon Hill’s meeting place is the Station, a cafe where the baristas are artists, the artists are activists, the activists are customers, and the customers are neighbors and friends. Today the Station, along with the all-volunteer nonprofit Beacon Arts, is throwing the best neighborhood its best party. Local artists and performers include Nikkita Oliver, Dave B., Guayaba, DoNormaal, Da Qween, Raven Matthews, Taylar Elizza Beth, Massive Monkees, ZELLi, Astro King Phoenix, and many more. Food options include Chamorro, Southern, Filipino, and Jamaican fare. Unlike other so-called neighborhood block parties that bring in profits through corporate sponsorships and admission fees, this one’s supported by local businesses and is free. See you out there. ANGELA GARBES

Don't miss all the best things happening in Seattle. Get the free Stranger Things To Do app now from the App Store or Google Play.

The Station

2533 16th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144
206-453-4892
Hours: Mon-Fri 6 am-7 pm, Sat-Sun 8 am-6 pm
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Seattle-WA/The-Station/327580577355?v=wall

Venue Hours
  • Mon-Fri 6 am-7 pm, Sat-Sun 8 am-6 pm
Event Times
This event is in the past.
  • Sat., June 17 2017
submit to reddit