It’s time for a neighborhood block party, South Lake Union style, this Friday, August 12th from noon to 11 PM.
The FREE event will feature a full day of outdoor summertime fun and entertainment for all ages. You’ll meet new and familiar faces from South Lake Union and beyond while enjoying music, mouth-watering food from local neighborhood eateries and a farmers market, a beer garden, wine tasting, kids activities/playground, grilling competition and an outdoor movie. www.SLUBlockParty.com
- Noon – 11 PM on Friday, August 12: South Lake Union Block Party
- Noon – 7 PM: Kids area activities
- Noon – 8 PM: Food Sampling & Vendors
- Noon – 10 PM: Beer Garden featuring Pyramid Breweries
- 4 – 8 PM: Soul Wine Tasting
- 5 PM: Whole Food Market Burger Grilling Competition
- 9 PM: Cinema on the Lawn : Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
- Carnival Games—Ring toss, Ladderball & Hi-Strike
- Bounce House with Slide and Basketball Hoops
- Center for Wooden Boats—Make your own Boat
- CleanScapes Recycle Truck to Explore with Give-a-ways
- Balloon Animals from 1-2 PM
- Face Painting from 2-5 PM
- Seattle Seahawks very own Blitz from 5-6 PM (photographs welcome)
Food & Drink
A number of SLU area restaurants will be serving up delicacies including 13 Coins, Buca di Beppo, Tutta Bella, Venik Lounge, Paddy Coyne’s and more. Food sampling tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 with proceeds benefiting YouthCare and FareStart.
PLUS, a number of street food trucks will be on location – Pai’s Food, Maximus/Minimus, Molly Moon’s, Kaosamai Thai and others.
Pyramid Brewery is hosting the beer garden with Pyramid Hefeweisen, Curveball and Deschutes Black Porter on tap.
Soul Wine is hosting wine tasting at the Discovery Center from 4 pm to 8 pm. The $15 entry includes eight one-once pours with proceeds benefiting YouthCare and FareStart.
Cinema on the Lawn
The Cinema on the Lawn featured movie is Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.