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¡Block Party!

  • Red Nun Dennisport Main Street, Route 28 Dennisport, MA 02639 (map)

We're so psyched to kick off the summer season with our local community! Come join us on Saturday June 27th!

Browse the sidewalk sales and pop in to local shops like Porter & Mags or grab a T shirt at Another Love. For art lovers there will be new work on display at de Castellane Gallery and Faces Gallery. Be sure to check out the vendor tents (*cough* LIKE CAPE CLOTH! *cough*) and grab a bite at one of the many restaurants in town like The Red Nun, or stroll down to The Oyster Co. for some fresh oysters and a martini. Undercover Brothers food truck will be serving local pig and fish tacos and ceviche. Delmar from The Claddagh will be grilling up jerk chicken and pork, and the Surf Shack will be serving “Improper” (and oversized) lobster rolls.

Activities take place from 1PM - 6 PM. The complete line up is listed below. All events are free unless otherwise noted:

Auntie’s Ice Cream is giving away 100 Itsy Bitsy ice cream cones to the first 100 people through the door beginning at 1pm. Auntie’s will also have “How Well Do You Know Dennis” trivia throughout the day and will be offering prizes for those in the know.

The Red Nun Beer Garden will be pouring beer from Dennis’ own brewery, Devil’s Purse, from 3-6pm in the lot behind The Nun. (fee)

James Rice will be performing Blues, Folk and Americana at 2pm in the Pocket Park

• Monica Rizzio and Old Kings Highway take the main stage at 3:30pm

Funktapuss takes over at 4:30 PM and will be performing Jazz, Hip Hop, Soul...and oh yeah…FUNK until 6 PM

Dunk Tank - 1pm near the Pocket Park. Dunk Don the Mayor of Dennis Port for free or dunk your friends. 3 tries for $5.

Pottery Painting for Kids - 2pm. Location to be announced. 

Outdoor Ping Pong - at Greg Mentzer Studio.

Sounding Through Your Asana workshop with local singer/songwriter Alicia Mathewson and yoga teacher Kristen O’Toole at Power Yoga of Cape Cod From 1:30-3:30 $40. Free yoga demonstration 2-3 PM.

Pupcasso Art for Dogs - 2:30pm at Hot Diggity Dog Wash & Boutique. Hot Diggity will also be giving away free treat bags to the first 25 dogs who create their own art. 

Classic Cars - 1PM in the Mid Cape Garage parking lot. 

50/50 Raffle tickets will be sold at the DPMA booth. Proceeds go towards downtown Dennis Port improvements and CapeAbilities. 

Henna booth -Natural, temporary, freehand henna body art. Traditional and original designs last from 1-3 weeks. (fee)

Organic Market will be giving away free small bags of Late July chips throughout the event. 

“Downtown Dennis Port has turned itself around much quicker than anyone expected. These Block Parties are how we like to show that off and celebrate the block's comeback. Our merchants association is a group of energetic and creative business owners and we are thrilled to have the support for our event from the Cape Cod Five.” said Hans de Castellane, President of the DPMA and owner of de CASTELLANE GALLERY.

Later Event: July 26
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