Friday, May 24, 2024   5-9pm

Kick off the Chestertown Tea Party weekend with a good old-fashioned block party. Hosted by Main Street Chestertown, the Block Party features local food trucks, craft beer, a live band, children’s activities, and more. This local favorite brings out everyone to celebrate the start of an amazing weekend in Chestertown by the Chester River. 

2024  Block Party FAQ’s

When/Where is the Block Party?
Friday, May 24 from 5-9pm at Wilmer Park.

What happens at the Block Party?
This casual event brings out all of the locals for good food and good music on a beautiful summer evening. Grab food from a food truck, let the kids play with games, and dance to a live band.

Does it cost anything?
The event is free and open to the public. Food and beverage are available for purchase.

Will there be alcohol?
Yes. Domestic and craft beer, hard cider, and wine will be available for purchase. Please bring your ID to ensure service.

Can I bring my own chair to set up?
We encourage bringing your own chair or blanket to sit on. However, no tables, tents, or large equipment is permitted. There will be tables and chairs for eating available.

Are children welcome?
Of course! Bring the whole family!

Are pets welcome?

While we love our furry friends, we ask that you leave your pets at home where they will be comfortable. 

Where should we park?
There is no designated parking for this event, but plenty of street and public parking nearby.

Will there be fireworks?
Yes! Fireworks over the Chester River will follow the Block Party at approximately 9:15pm. You are welcome to watch them from Wilmer Park.


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