JOIN US AT BRENTWOOD BLOCK PARTIES THIS SUMMER
The third iteration of the Brentwood Summer Block Party series kicks off July 16th bringing back crowd favorites and adding unique themes to each event weekend throughout the summer.
You are invited to support local food trucks, makers and creators at this summer’s Brentwood Block Party series presented by Grosvenor, a free pop-up community event located at 2150 Alpha Avenue, Burnaby, BC.
In keeping with Grosvenor ’s ongoing commitment to supporting local artists while creating meaningful community experiences, the recurring series will bring together talented chefs, artists and musicians from Burnaby and beyond for a summer of neighbourhood-oriented fun.
The series will be held over three weekends in July and August at the future Grosvenor development site in Burnaby, with weekends geared towards friends, families and four legged companions – there will be something for everyone!
Brentwood Block Parties will bring back many of Vancouver’s most loved food trucks handpicked by Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival, and visitors will have an opportunity to browse local vendors and shop for unique items from BC makers, curated by BC Shop Local.
The series will feature art by SNAG – Alternative Contemporary Arts a community of artists bringing together Vancouver’s emerging and established artistic talent through live art demonstrations and subsequent raffle draws of pieces.
This year brings back a pop-up art gallery hosted by Benjamin Lumb Art House | BLAH, featuring a range of contemporary installation in a variety of mediums produced by talented Canadian artists, and an immersive art room created by local artist Siloh.
The Grosvenor future development site also houses a 4,000 sq. ft mural titled ‘The Pursuit of Chance’ by talented Vancouver artist Drew Young; Young is also the curator of both SNAG and Siloh’s immersive art room.
Brentwood Block Parties will serve as a host venue for Canada’s 2022 National Skateboarding Team, with live skateboarding demonstrations taking place each weekend.
Brentwood Block Parties presented by Grosvenor will be popping up at 2150 Alpha Avenue in Burnaby from 11am-6pm on Saturdays and Sundays and 4pm-10pm on Friday.
The first 100 guests to arrive at the community market on opening day, Saturday, July 16th will receive a complimentary Grosvenor tote bag. Two of the 100 tote bags will include $100 in food truck bucks redeemable at all Brentwood Block Party dates.
Free parking will be available on-site for visitors and the Brentwood Block Parties site is conveniently located just steps away from the Brentwood Town Centre Skytrain station.