Are you in Delaware or Philadelphia and looking for something to do? Do you love music? Do you love Parties? Want to unwind after work? Then the CityLife block parties of Delaware are for you.
The CityLife block party is a series of block parties that have taken place in Wilmington Delaware for the past 5 years. The CityLife block parties are unique in that one is held every 2 to 3 weeks in downtown Wilmington Delaware, just 30 minutes from Philadelphia. The CityLife block parties are held on Thursdays and start at 5pm and the party goes till 9pm (so you can get your beauty rest for Friday)
The CityLife block parties are held by the Wilmington Renaissance Corporation (WRC) and a variety of sponsors. Each year the WRC works on making the event bigger and better and this year 2010 is no exception. This year the number of CityLife block parties has increased to 6 and the line up of performers is diverse, exciting and energetic.
The CityLife block parties take place on Thursday evening starting the last week of June and continuing through the first week of September, the block parties are held at The Plaza Center at 10th and Tatnall streets. Each CityLife block party will feature live music, food and drink, all for only 5$. Yes, 5$ will get you a party in the heart of downtown Wilmington Delaware with wonderful live music, food, wine and beer offered by some of Wilmington Delaware’s finest restaurants. Don’t worry about the parking, its free! Yes with your CityLife block party wrist band the parking is free at the City Center Garage.
For the summer of 2010 the CityLife block parties line up:
Thursday, June 24th – School of Rock All-Stars, with a great mix of hits from the 70’s, 80’s and today. The School of Rock all-Stars promise to kick the 2010 CityLife block parties off with a bang, with their mix of oldies and current hits.
Thursday, July 8th – Hollywood & The Final Cut will be entertaining the masses with a lively blend of punk, soul, R&B and of course Motown. Hollywood & The Final cut are favorites of the CityLife block parties and the party is always jumping when they are around.
Thursday, July 22nd– U-Melt will be performing with their signature mix of modern rock, jazz fusion, electronica and pop. When this band plays you are sure to rock!
Thursday, August 5th– Ernie & The Automatics will be performing with former members of the band Boston, , RTZ, John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band along with Peter Wolf’s House Party Five. The group will be delighting the crowd with their rock band blues sound.
Thursday, August 19th– The party will continue with the Yarn performing, a great band that has charted in the Top 10 albums on the Americana charts. Yarn is a country, folk, rock band that you have to hear to believe.
Thursday, September 2nd– The CityLife block parties of 2010 will come to a close with DJ Logic. The Bronx born DJ is a member of Yohimbe Brothers who has been very successful crossing over between hip-hop, jazz and jams rock.
Mark you calendars and throw some comfy shoes into the car, you don’t want to miss the CityLife block parties of Wilmington Delaware! And remember the city of Wilmington De, will be rocking come rain or shine. For further information you can check out www.DowntownWilmington.com