November 2, 2012

THIRD ANNUAL ACHEN-GARDNER CONSTRUCTION “ROCK THE BLOCK!” PRESENTED BY MARK-TAYLOR ANNOUNCES ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP

Family-friendly FREE block party announces local and national acts

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The third annual Achen-Gardner Construction “Rock The Block!” presented by Mark-Taylor returns with an array of festivities and entertainment to Downtown Chandler on November 10. The event will run from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Arizona Avenue between Chandler Boulevard and Frye Road.

Organized by the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership and Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations, Rock the Block! is a free family-friendly block party that celebrates the fun, dynamic lifestyle that Chandler offers while promoting Chandler-based businesses.

Three stages of national and local acts will feature entertainment from classic rock to country along with various dance acts for the “Chandlers Got Talent” variety act talent show including members of the Bracken Irish Dance team. An additional stage will feature a Skull Candy Supreme Sound Trailer hosting X-BOX gaming stations accompanied by the Red Bull Skate Exhibition.

Headlining the North stage is national recording artist, Kelley James, a singer-songwriter whose music is a fascinating collection of acoustic guitars, hip-hop beats, thoughtful lyrics and freestyle flows.

A 12,000 square foot Kids Zone will feature inflatables and interactive games including: 4 person bungee trampoline, Gyro 2 seater extreme, trackless space train, mechanical bull, caterpillar obstacle, and inflatable free throw. Members of the Arizona Rattlers Arena Football team, Sidewinder dancers and mascot, Stryker D. Rattler, will be in the Kids Zone to teach various drills and sign autographs. In addition, a 200 foot long zip-line will run down Arizona Avenue.

The event will also feature more than 100 retail, arts and crafts vendors, various food vendors featuring the top food trucks in Arizona and beverage vendors featuring two beer gardens and a VIP area.

In honor of Veteran’s Day the American Legion Post 35 will be in attendance along with the National Guard that will be hosting a rock climbing wall.

For more information about Rock The Block please visit www.chandlerblockparty.com or contact Jennifer Lindley at Jennifer@downtownchandler.org.

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About Rock The Block!

Chandler Rock the Block is an annual family-friendly free block party that celebrates the fun, dynamic lifestyle Chandler offers while promoting the city’s downtown neighborhood. The annual event features entertainment, live music, activities including a special Kids Zone with interactive games and inflatables, vendors, food and drinks.  For more information on Chandler Rock the Block please visit www.chandlerblockparty.com.

About Downtown Chandler Community Partnership (DCCP)

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership (DCCP) is a 501(c) 6 not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to mobilize leadership and resources to advance the development of Downtown Chandler as a regional destination for shopping, dining, living, culture, and the arts. For more information on DCCP please visit www.downtownchandler.org.

About Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE)

Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) is a full service entertainment, events and public relations agency.  SLE specializes in event planning, coordination, and production, talent booking and management, marketing and promotions, new media and design.

THIRD ANNUAL ACHEN-GARDNER CONSTRUCTION “ROCK THE BLOCK!” PRESENTED BY MARK-TAYLOR ANNOUNCES ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP Family-friendly FREE block party announces local and national acts Scottsdale, Ariz. – The third annual Achen-Gardner Construction “Rock The Block!” presented by Mark-Taylor returns with an array of festivities and entertainment to Downtown Chandler on November 10. The event will run from […]

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