Toast at Taylor Street Champaign block party | Community

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) – Taylor Street in downtown Champaign will host a block party every first Saturday of summer.

The “Toast to Taylor Street” event will begin at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 and will feature 13 local artists and vendors, as well as musical performances by seven local bands.

The event is free to the public.

Live music and entertainment begins at 2:00 p.m. with performances by:

  • Alyssa Allen (2:00 p.m.)
  • Paul Kotheimer (3:00 p.m.)
  • PBS (4:10 p.m.)
  • James Jones Trio (5:20 p.m.)
  • Dan Hubbard with Matthew Pittman (6:30 p.m.)
  • The K-Tels (7:40 p.m.)
  • Rory Book & the Volumes (9:00 p.m.)

The event will also have an outdoor market showcasing local artists, makers and vendors during the event:

  • Shane Rodems Flow
  • John Lindell Creative
  • Little treasures
  • hammer time
  • House of Karma
  • The Wright Soap Factory
  • Artwork by Rachel Tison
  • still life. by Serena
  • Katrina Catizone
  • True North Advice Center
  • OHOK Things
  • fire doll studio
  • pastel moonrise

The event is presented by Farren’s Pub & Eatery, Fire Doll Studio and Champaign Center Partnership with support from Perennial Sound Studio, Before Brand and CU Flowerhouse/A. Hunting design.

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