U District Block Party Tues, Aug 5!

We’re closing the street and opening it right up for people!

Tuesday, Aug 5 from 6-9:30 pm U District Block Party at 43rd and University. Come eat, listen to live music and play games. Learn about light rail, bike share, green streets and more! 

Block Party flier

U District Block Party Tues, Aug 5, 2014

Join University Greenways, U District Square and Pronto Cycle Share for a potluck, music, games and a chance to imagine a more walkable, bike-friendly U District.

Join the discussion. Learn about a planned parklet at 43rd and University Way, bike share stations that will open this fall, Seattle’s green street designs for the area, upcoming University Greenways projects and the future light rail station that is under construction right now.

Musical Performances:

The Mighty Tiny Band
This trio unleashes an upbeat walkabout band playing eclectic music from all over the world, like second line, world banda style, Mexican and kleismer.

Mac & Vic
A Piano and Cello Duo.

Seatown Sound
A Choral Group.

Madame Maggie’s Live Karaoke
Join in the fun and sing your heart out.

You can RSVP and connect here.  Bring your bike, kids, a dish, & a sense of adventure. Or just show up: there are plenty of dining options around, and much fun to be had!

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2 Responses to U District Block Party Tues, Aug 5!

  1. Drew Dresman says:

    Music is all lined up and ready to go. We have tubas and clarinets, piano and cello, a choir and live karaoke! There will be large quantities of falafel, salad, corn and more. Word on the street is that Pronto is bringing one of the new bike bikes to show off as well.

    See you on Tuesday.

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