Popular New Orleans Square Block Party returns July 1


The ever popular New Orleans Square Block Party returns this year on July 1 with the promise of good, fun and live music.

The party runs from 6-10 p.m. the intersection of New Orleans Street and Elm Place and is free to attend, and plenty of parking will be available in each quadrant of the Square. The New Orleans Square intersection will close at 3 p.m.

Bring your family, friends, and lawn chairs and enjoy live music from some of the greatest rock artists of the 1970s and ‘80s performing together on stage in The Voices of Rock Radio Tour.

This year's incredible lineup features Kevin Chalfant (The Storm, Journey), John Elefante (Kansas), Fran Cosmo (Boston, Orion The Hunter), Charlie Huhn (Foghat and Humble Pie), Randall Hall (Lynyrd Skynyrd), and John Schlitt (Head East and Petra). Waters Edge Winery on the Rose is making the event.

In addition to the music, the 2023 New Orleans Square Block Party will include something a Kids Zone, where kids can see and touch some of the city's giant equipment vehicles, more than 50 merchants for shopping, and a firework display.

"These events propel the interest and vitality currently taking place in south Broken Arrow," said City Manager Michael Spurgeon. "Events like this go hand-in-hand with our continued effort to revitalize this great part of our city and help build a greater sense of community by bringing everyone together for fun and activity."

From the vendors selling their wares, more than 20 food trucks, the kid zone, and the fireworks finale, there will be much to see and experience

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