June 5, 2023

Youth on Record Celebrates 9th Annual Block Party

ABOUT THE BLOCK PARTY: Youth on Record's Block Party and Community Celebration will bring together hundreds of community members on June 10th for a day-long youth-led music festival. This is a Youth Led and Youth Designed event with support from Youth on Record (YOR) Staff. The event will take place from 1pm-7pm at the Youth on Record Studio and neighboring streets. Plus, day-long performances will feature a talented lineup of YOR students!

The event is free to the community and will include engaging block party activities and a variety of workshops including art making opportunities, community health partners, and career advancement opportunities. There will also be delicious food, fun swag, and community vendors filling the streets! View more information here.

A few things you can look forward to are:

  • Live music from Youth on Record students 

  • Free swag and snacks

  • Interactive elements including Career Advancement, Health and Wellness, and Art Making 

  • Art making with Crafty Chassis

  • Community sculpture project with YOR

  • Interactive activities with The Mobile Studio  

  • Career advancement opportunities with CU Denver College of Arts and Media 

  • Free t-shirts and swag for youth - grab and go at Youth on Record 

  • Logo and t-shirts designed by Regi Worles / YOR Fellow

  • Kids’ crafts and family-friendly programs 

  • Local food trucks 

  • Wellness tent from Denver Housing Authority and and free meal vouchers for residents in the Mariposa neighborhood

All community neighbors, YOR supporters, school and philanthropic partners, elected officials, and young people are encouraged to attend.

WHEN:   Saturday June 10th, 2023 1pm-7pm

WHERE: Youth on Record, 1301 W 10th Ave, Denver, CO 80204

SPONSORS: YOR wishes to thank the following sponsors: CU Denver College of Arts & Media, Denver Housing Authority, Meow Wolf, The Colorado Trust, and Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA).

GET INVOLVED: YOR encourages the community to attend and support the next generation of artists and musicians who will be performing at the block party. 

Vendor and sponsorship opportunities are also available. 

Website: https://www.youthonrecord.org/event/block-party-yor-youth-music-fest-2023 

Facebook Event: https://fb.me/e/3BcxJndOk 

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