Little Block Party:
August 4th, 2023 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Farmers Market Pavilion, 85 E 8th Ave, Eugene
The Little Block Party at the August ArtWalk celebrates African-descendant traditions, practices, and cross-cultural exchange.
Join us for an evening of live music by Ziree Sun, Cameron Daye, MUNYA, and Amiia Nectar, performances by Carlos “Retro” Rasmussen and Fermata Ballet Collective Inc., vendors, food by STYR KURB-SIDE KITCHEN and Red Five Hotdog Company, and drinks by Ninkasi Brewing Company, as we explore the beauty and richness of African-descendant cultures from 5:30-8:30pm. We will have featured exhibits by Zoë Gamell Brown, Jalen Thompson, and Christian Alvarado inside of the Farmers Market Pavilion, community organizations, and artists vendors.
Let’s create an atmosphere of inclusion and acceptance where everyone can learn more about each other’s cultures and share their experiences with one another.
This event is produced by Fernland Studios, Sirius Rising LLC multimedia, Singer Songwriter Amiia Nectar, Writer and Installation Artist Jalen Thompson, and Lane Arts Council. This event is supported by City of Eugene Cultural Services’ Downtown Program Fund, Farmers Market Pavilion, and Oregon Arts Commission.