Pennington Street Block Party


The Block Party is a family-friendly event in the heart of Downtown Tucson hosted by City High School and Paulo Freire Freedom School celebrating what young people do to make our community a better place.

The  8th annual Pennington Street Block Party will take place Friday, April 15, 2016 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Come and enjoy …

  • musical performances
  • interactive booths
  • street theater
  • teaching demos
  • art exhibits
  • carnival games
  • food trucks
  • and more!

To host a booth or performance, community organizations can submit the Block Party Registration Form. We welcome event sponsorships from our small business and corporate friends; please contact City High School Principal Brett Goble, 623-7223 x203 for details.

The Block Party started in 2009 as a community event to showcase youth creativity, learning, and service, as part of Global Youth Service Day.

Check out more photos from 2015 on our Facebook album!

BP-farm   BP-culinary   Block Party-street scene

Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!

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