Celebrate Arts District with block party

Posted at 5:37 PM, Jul 19, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-19 17:37:20-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR)–On Saturday, July 20th, from 12 to 4 p.m., the businesses of the Arts District will throw a Block Party to celebrate summer in one of the River City’s best neighborhoods to be creative, as well as shop and eat.

The Block Party will actually span multiple blocks, and will include music, local draft beers, special craft guest stars, summer sales, and more.

The daytime Saturday shindig will take place in the same neighborhood as the First Fridays Art Walk, and you can navigate participants using the art walk’s website at

Details about which businesses are participating, and what their plans will include will be rolling out on the art walk’s Facebook page, at

The event is free and family-friendly.

Weather looks good for the event, with highs of 97 and a 20% of rain.