Saturday, June 18 – Third Annual Blues Block Party in downtown Silver Spring. An all-day, family-friendly party stretching from the Fenton Street Market on Veterans Plaza to the fountain on Ellsworth Drive. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Two stages will feature 13 live acts, including a noon-time Blues storytime with Ayaba Bey. A musical instrument petting zoo, harmonica workshops, and 50 exhibitors round out the offerings. An afternoon Margarita Garden and late-night after-parties rock the ‘hood for grown-ups. The event is the result of the partnership between the Fenton Street Market, Downtown Silver Spring, and Blues Festival organizers D.C. Blues Society and Silver Spring Town Center, Inc.
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POSTED AT: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 | 1:00:00 AM