Bates Street Block Party
The Community House

Please join us for the Bates Street Block Party being held Saturday, August 12th from 12pm-5pm in the streets surrounding The Community House. This outdoor event will feature tastings from restaurants, breweries, wineries and distilleries. Michigan food vendors will also sample and sell the best of the state’s cheeses, baked goods, jams, and other edible products. With live entertainment and family-friendly children’s activities, the Bates Street Block Party will have something for everyone!

Our exciting lineup of vendors includes:

2941 Street Food * Be Well Lifestyle Centers * BonCOOK * Costco * Four Story Burger * Granite City Food & Brewery * Goldfish Swim School * Great Lakes Coffee Co. * Gus & Grey * Honey Help * In Harmony Naturals * Indo-Mex llc * Mindo Chocolate Makers * Mitchell’s Seafood * Motor City Pops * Old World Olive Company * Pet Wants * PolPetta * Sedona Taphouse * Sidecar Slider Bar * TBbakes * The Bird & The Bread * The Community House * My Salsa * US Foods * Whole Foods Market * Zim’s Vodka


Tickets are $30 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Children under 3 get in for free. Each ticket includes unlimited station tastings and three drink sampler tickets. Full size beverages will also be available for purchase.

Bates Street Block Party is held rain or shine.

We hope to see you there!




Free parking is available for the first two hours in the Chester Street Structure and all other Birmingham parking structures. There is also metered parking across from The Community House at $2.00 an hour (limit 4 hours). Parking is free on Sundays in all parking structures and meters. Revised Parking Map

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