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Blanton Block Party 2019

Saturday, March 30th, 2019

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Description
3rd Annual Block Party with Art. Food. Music.

The Blanton Block Party is BACK!

Join us for a free day-to-night community festival to kick off Spring and celebrate the big changes on our block. Explore the epic exhibition “Words/Matter: Latin American Art and Language at the Blanton” and be inspired by the creative ways artists have merged visual art and language. 

The Blanton Block Party is the perfect fusion of live music and world-class art, providing outdoor family art activities, local food, and tours throughout the day.

LIVE MUSIC: Austin music favorites including *Black Fret grant recipients will perform throughout the day.

11am → Jeff Plankenhorn*
12:30pm → SaulPaul*
1:30pm →Mariachi Los Gallos
2pm →Money Chicha*
3:30pm →Texas KGB*
5pm →
 Good Field
6:30pm →
 Shy Beast*
8pm →
 Donovan Keith*
9:30pm → Riders Against The Storm*

Location: 200 East Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard, Austin, TX 78701

Shifts (7)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
9:00am11:00am Help set-up the event including putting signage and tables in place, as well as stanchions...14/20Over
11:00am4:00pm Help explain rules, describe the work of art and its building materials, hand out cards...10/10Over
11:00am2:00pmHelp open doors, assist visitors with questions, watch for oversized bags or backpacks.5/10Over
2:00pm4:00pm Help vendors and Blanton staff members run various activities such as temporary tattoos and bandana...10/10Over
4:00pm7:00pm Help visitors at various works of art in the galleries, including the Cildo Miereles work...5/10Over
7:00pm11:00pmhelp visitors with doors and answering questions or handing out maps1/10Over
11:00pm11:59pm Help the music area load out and help clean up the grounds. Includes emptying garbage,...1/10Over