Downtown Amherst Block Party

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September 19, 2019
5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Downtown Amherst
United States
Free admission

The 8th Annual Celebrate Amherst Block Party returns to downtown Amherst. This a is fun and free party on the street features something for young and old.  Two stages of music, acrobats on the high wire, demonstrations and fun activities presented by downtown businesses and community groups. Stop by the Poetry Vending Machine at the Emily Dickinson Museum table for a free poem. Shoot some hoops with athletes from UMass and Amherst College Basketball Teams. Marvel at the incredible acrobats in the air and on the ground. Sample something delicious from our downtown restaurants and cafes, set up to sell on the street. This is a wonderful event for the whole family to officially welcome fall. 

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