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Midtown Santa Cruz: Friday Summer Block Parties

June 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT

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Go Celebrate all the vibrancy of Midtown at the Summer Block Party, happening every Friday! 

Food – Artists – Live Music – Vendors 

The summer series of free events will feature the talents of 30+ local bands. In addition to live music, event goers will enjoy a selection of local eats as well as the opportunity to check out the work of local artists and vendors. Midtown Fridays starts May 31 to August 31. 

Live music brought to you by Off The Lip Radio Show 

  • May 31st: Dylan Rose Band – Opener: Shoreline Middle School Band
  • June 7th: Doah’s Daydream – Opener: Soquel High Jazz Band 
  • June 14th: Funkranomicon – Opener: Trianna (GTRI) 
  • June 21st: The Cruzers – Opener: Ripatti & Rose 
  • June 28th: Hijinx – Opener: Mo Cruz (Animo) 
  • July 5th: The Money Band – Opener: Jim Buhisan 
  • July 12th: Santa Cruda – Opener: Th New Horizon Band 
  • July 19th: The Joint Chiefs – Opener: Jake Nielsen & Triple Threat 
  • July 26th: Locomotive Breath – Opener: Joshua Cremer 
  • August 2nd: Anthony Arya 
  • August 9th: Cowboys After Dark – Opener: Shawn Yanez 
  • August 16th: Ribsy’s Nickel – Opener: The Rayburn Brothers 
  • August 23rd: Spun – Opener: Dave Miller (Nomad) 
  • August 30th: Alex Lucero Band – Opener: Honey Disposition


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Midtown Block Party Lot
1111 Soquel Ave
Santa Cruz, 95060
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