THE BLOCK Downtown Street Party

Join us at THE BLOCK, our second downtown street party, on Saturday, August 25th from 5:30 – 9:30pm. One block of Cabot Street will be closed so guests can walk around, meet up with friends and listen to live music. Food, beer and wine will be sold by local restaurants set up on the street in the middle of the festival. Live bands will perform all night!

Don’t forget:
• $5 cash admission per person at the admission gates
• FREE reusable shopping bag while supplies last at the admission gates
• Bring your Massachusetts State ID if you plan to drink
• Please bring cash – all vendors take cash only

Please note, bags may be subject to inspection. No pets, bikes, skateboards, rollerblades, hover boards, drones etc.

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Getting Here ( + )( - )

Cabot Street will be closed to cars from Pond St to Federal St. Parking is available on side streets in the area and in city lots behind businesses on Cabot Street.

Downtown Map with Parking Lots

Applications ( + )( - )

If you would like to sponsor –

If you would like to be a food vendor –

If you would like to perform –

Schedule ( + )( - )

• Free giveaways and more from our major sponsors!
• Live music at the Main Stage (by Pond Street)
The Strungout Playboys (featuring members of The Few Abide) at 5:30pm
Froggy and the Friendship at 7pm
Big Ol’ Dirty Bucket at 8:30pm
• DJ SlipWax will be spinning party tunes all night at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square (by Federal Street)
• Lighting and sound by Round Table Entertainment

• Salerno’s Italian Eatery will be set up outside on Cabot Street to sell your favorite craft beer, sangria and wine

Street food for sale outside on Cabot Street:
• Fat Belly BBQ Food Truck – BBQ, burgers, dogs and much more
• Kame Restaurant – edamame, shumai, gyoza, egg rolls, yaki soba, fried rice
• Pure Pastry – cookies, brownies, whoopee pies, cupcakes
• Soma Restaurant – gourmet pizza by the slice, soft drinks, water
• Winfrey’s Fudge and Chocolates – homemade fudge
• Bertucci’s – meatballs and chicken wings


Sponsors ( + )( - )

Thank you to our August 2018 sponsors



Beverly Crossing









In Kind Sponsors
Beverly Waste Reduction Committee
City of Beverly
Flush Portable Restrooms
John Archer / Archer Insurance
Montserrat College of Art
Round Table Entertainment
Soma Restaurant
Todd’s Sporting Goods
Ward’s Florist

No outside vendors or solicitation are permitted. By attending THE BLOCK, you are authorizing us and our partners to potentially include you in photos/video/social media now and in the future.