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Jul
6
Thu
Block Party in Union Square District @ Griswold Park
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

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Join us at Griswold Park in downtown Erie for a block party!

Live entertainment, food and drink, and fun!

You’ll enjoy live music from Small Town Revolution and The Breeze Band, and Bud Light sponsored beer and other beer products served by participating bars The Brewerie at Union Station and The Avalon.

Partial proceeds from block parties will benefit the new Care About Revitalizing Erie (CARE) Fund to implement and sustain programs that make downtown Erie safer, cleaner and more vibrant.  Our block party volunteers will be the Union Square District CARE team.

A special THANK YOU to our block party sponsors Bud Light, City of Erie, and Erie County Recycling.

PLEASE NOTE:  For your safety no coolers, pets, or bikes allowed inside the event.

New Bud Light 1     city seal      Erie County Recycling

Jul
20
Thu
Block Party in Renaissance District @ UPMC Park
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

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Join us in UPMC Park in downtown Erie for a block party with the SeaWolves!

Live entertainment, food and drink, and fun!

You’ll enjoy live music from Next of Kin and Refuge, and Bud Light sponsored beer and other beer products.

Partial proceeds from block parties will benefit the new Care About Revitalizing Erie (CARE) Fund to implement and sustain programs that make downtown Erie safer, cleaner and more vibrant.  Our block party volunteers will be the Renaissance District CARE team.

A special THANK YOU to our block party sponsors Bud Light, City of Erie, and Erie County Recycling.

PLEASE NOTE:  For your safety no coolers, pets, or bikes allowed inside the event.

New Bud Light 1     city seal      Erie County Recycling

Aug
10
Thu
Block Party in Perry Square District @ Perry Square Park
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

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Join us in Perry Square Park in downtown Erie for a block party!

Live entertainment, food and drink, and fun!

You’ll enjoy live music from The Vendettas and Eric Brewer and Friends, and Bud Light sponsored beer and other beer products served by participating bars Sluggers and Sullivans.

We’ve partnered with Lake Erie Cycle Fest, who have organized a big bicycle event kicking off August 10th with a slow roll through downtown ending at the block party in Perry Square Park.

Partial proceeds from block parties will benefit the new Care About Revitalizing Erie (CARE) Fund to implement and sustain programs that make downtown Erie safer, cleaner and more vibrant.  Our block party volunteers will be the Perry Square District CARE team.

A special THANK YOU to our block party sponsors Bud Light, City of Erie, and Erie County Recycling.

PLEASE NOTE: For your safety no coolers or pets are allowed inside the event.

New Bud Light 1     city seal      Erie County Recycling

Aug
24
Thu
Block Party in Union Square District @ Griswold Park
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

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Join us in Griswold Park in downtown Erie for the last block party of the summer!

You’ll enjoy live music from Jackson Station and The Man’s Room Band, and Bud Light sponsored beer and other beer products served by participating bars The Brewerie at Union Station and Calamari’s Squid Row.

Live entertainment, food and drink, and fun!

Partial proceeds from block parties will benefit the new Care About Revitalizing Erie (CARE) Fund to implement and sustain programs that make downtown Erie safer, cleaner and more vibrant.  Our block party volunteers will be the Union Square District CARE team.

A special THANK YOU to our block party sponsors Bud Light, City of Erie, and Erie County Recycling.

PLEASE NOTE:  For your safety no coolers, pets or bikes allowed inside the event.

New Bud Light 1     city seal      Erie County Recycling

Aug
25
Fri
Cruise Town Erie Car Show @ State Street near Perry Square
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

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Join us for the annual car cruise in downtown Erie, a family-friendly event!

Bands will be performing in the Perry Square pavilion from 7 – 9 PM.

Feb
28
Wed
Erie Downtown Partnership Annual Meeting @ Bayfront Convention Center
Feb 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
21
Thu
Block Party on Dobbins Landing @ Dobbins Landing
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm


ROCK THE DOCK on the first day of summer!

The Erie Downtown Partnership will host its second block party on the public dock near Dobbins Landing along downtown Erie’s beautiful Bayfront!

Live music by Money Shot 2.0 and Key West Express as the sun sets on the water.

Raffle drawing to win TWO FREE TICKETS to the June 22nd Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton concert on Beach 11. Winner will be announced at the block party.

This is a family-friendly event and for the public’s safety NO pets, coolers, or glass containers will be allowed in the event area.

A *free shuttle* will bus people to the dock from the Bayfront Convention Center’s parking lot.

Aug
2
Thu
Block Party in Perry Square with CycleFest @ Perry Square Park
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Join us as we rock the block in beautiful Perry Square Park in the heart of downtown with live music and bicycle fun!

This Block Party will kick-off with the annual Lake Erie Cycle Fest slow roll through downtown. There are almost 450 riders signed up, and we’d love to get to 500!  The deadline to register is July 31st and you can learn more and register here.

As always our events are free and family friendly.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy Erie’s beautiful summer evenings!  Live music will be provided by Cosmic Rhythm and Eric Brewer & Friends!  Grab dinner at one of the many excellent restaurants downtown before the event.

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Please note: For your safety no coolers, pets, or glass containers are permitted in the block party area.

Aug
30
Thu
Block Party in Griswold Park @ Griswold Park
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Join us as we rock the block in beautiful Griswold Park for the last block party of summer!

As always our events are free and family friendly.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy Erie’s beautiful summer evenings!  Live music will be provided by East Ave. and The Groove!  Grab dinner at one of the many excellent restaurants downtown before the event.

Connect with all our events on Facebook!
See more information about this event here.

Please note: For your safety no coolers, pets, or glass containers are permitted in the block party area.

Dec
7
Fri
Downtown D’Lights @ Perry Square & the Historic Boston Store
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come downtown and enjoy the holidays in downtown Erie as we light up Perry Square Park and unveil the NEW downtown 35-foot holiday tree and welcome Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus to the stage in Perry Square Park.  There will be free hot chocolate, music and horse-drawn carriage rides throughout the night at the park.  After Santa’s arrival take your kids over to the historic Boston Store for a FREE photo with Mr. and Mrs. Claus as well as goodies from vendors and free cookies and drinks.

This event is proudly brought to you by the Erie Downtown Partnership, UPMC Health Plan and the Perry Square Alliance.