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Rock-A-Block BLVD

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Rock-A-Block BLVD

Weekend Walks are multi-block, multi-day events on commercial corridors that promote the use of streets as public space. The NYC DOT-Dept of Transportation partners with the Rockaway Business Alliance to produce Rock-a Block Boulevard, a two-day street festival.

Rock-a-Block BLVD will take place on Saturday, September 23rd from 12pm-5pm and Saturday, October 7th from 12pm-5pm

Rockaway Beach Boulevard between 89th-94th Streets will be closed to street traffic (the cross streets will stay open)

Featuring (Check back for updates...subject to change):

Open Fitness Class and Obstacle Course (CROM Physical Culture) Henna Tattoos and Tarot Card Readings (Zingara Vintage) Face Painting and Balloons (VIP Kids) Fire Safety Programs (New York City Fire Department (FDNY) Pie Eating Contest The Fat Cardinal Bakery Magic Show (Adam Cardone) Kids Dance Performances (JUMP Dance Studio) Farm Stand (Edgemere Farm) Storytime (Queens Borough Public Library) Music bookings by MAX POWER And much, much more!!

Dance performances from JUMP Dance Studio Mindful Movement Class from Miriam Kwietniewska Kids and Adult yoga by Rachel Krieger Theater Performance by The Bayswater Players Rockaway Labyrinth Walk for Health & Harmony by Nancy Ghales Reading Table from Queens Library at Peninsula Cooking Class from Cuisine by Claudette Dessert samples by Eat Mud Co Fire Safety Education from FDNY Coloring books and Compost Bags by DSNY Metro-card Bus from Assembly Member Stacey Pheffer- Amato Pop-up Surf Shop w/ Paul Surf at OFF SEASON Rockaway Beach Crime Prevention Table from the 100th Precinct Pie Eating Contest by The Fat Cardinal Bakery Outdoor Cafe by Uncle Louie G's of Rockaway Beach Photo Booth by Rockaway Roasters, photos by Cheryl Danto-Scanlan Pop-Up Library/ Bookstore from Avoid The Day Bookstore Bar Cafe & Community Space Face painting, kids performances Games and Giveaways from Sun Run Fitness Class by CROM Physical Culture Hair Braiding at Cliques Skate Park by Station RBNY Sidewalk Cafe at Sayra's Wine Bar & Bier Garden Farm-stand at The Rockaway Cottage Surfing Demo by Black Surfer Rockaway Henna and Tarot reading at Zingara Vintage Magic Show by Adam Cardone Rockaway Icee Lady Rockaway Business Alliance table and adult coloring station Fun, games and giveaways from NYC Ferry Bounce House Coloring, face-painting and arts and crafts from VIP Day Care Live Painting by Geoff Rawling Wine Tasting at Ship to Shore

Epstein's Bar Stage Curated by Max Power Presents


Cosmic Salt (long set) The Cameramen Raise The Kicks (2 sets)

Thanks to our growing list of supporters: NYC DOT, NYC Ferry, Stop & Shop, Rockaway ConneX, Perch Advisors, Epstein's BEACH, The Rockaway Beach Bus The "Wave"

Take the The Rockaway Beach Bus to Rock-A-Block!! Get your tickets here:


Event Details

    Sept. 23, 2017 - Sept. 23, 2017
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM