19 Apr Block Party
To celebrate the beginning of the summer season, the inaugural Crocker Park Block Party presented by Serpentini of Westlake, Lucky Shoes, Next Level Therapy, Aqua-Tots, Cedar Point, and Sherwin Williams takes place on Sunday, June 13!
The event includes a morning to run with the dogs at the Crocker Bark 5K & 1-Mile Walk presented by Lucky Shoes and follows with a free party throughout the streets of Crocker Park. The lifestyle center is partnering with several groups and departments from the City of Westlake to offer a personal safety theme complete with activities, games, exhibits, demos, and more.
Kicking off the daylong event, in partnership with Hermes Sports & Events, the Crocker Bark 5K & 1-Mile walk will begin at 9:30am at Crocker Park’s event venue, Market Square, and take runners and walkers on a scenic route through Westlake. The race welcomes all to participate with their leashed four-legged friends, and a portion of the proceeds from the $30/person registration will support the City of Westlake’s K9 Unit.
Following the race from 11am-3pm, attendees can enjoy the Crocker Park Block Party presented by Serpentini of Westlake, The Store Vionic by Lucky Shoes, Next Level Therapy, Aqua-Tots, Cedar Point and Sherwin Williams on Main Street featuring fun for whole family. See full list below.
It’s like having a party right in your neighborhood. The afternoon will also host several other activities, games, and giveaways for kids from Cleveland Metroparks and the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Monsters, Cleveland Browns, Star Wars, Super Heroes, and more. All are welcome to attend this fun, FREE event!
Crocker Park Block Party is made possible by fantastic Cleveland businesses including Serpentini of Westlake, The Store Vionic by Lucky Shoes, Next Level Therapy, Aqua-Tots, Cedar Point and Sherwin Williams.
Interested in being a part of the Crocker Park Block Party? Email [email protected] for details.
Meet and Greets
Meet Westlake Police Department law enforcement officers, SWAT, Bomb Unit, Cleveland Metroparks’s Mounted Unit, and University Hospital- St. John Westshore, and more!
A great opportunity to get up close and personal to explore inside Westlake’s Police Unit Cruisers, EMS, Fire and more! See gallery below.
Realm of the Reptile
Live animal entertainment for families with Local celebrity Marissa Hall (as seen on Discovery Channel’s Snaketacular) at 11:30am, 12:30pm, & 1:30pm on the Roche Wealth Management Stage in East Park! See gallery below.
Watch live demonstrations in K-9 Criminal Apprehension, it’s how the dogs are trained if they are deployed after a crime of violence suspect.
Relax and listen to some live tunes courtesy of Brent Kirby who will be playing in West Park in front of Barroco near Dick’s Sporting Goods.
Sherwin Williams Chalk Zone
Our friends at Sherwin Williams will set up a designated area for getting artsy with some sidewalk chalk in both West Park near Apricot Lane and in Center Circle.
Rock Climbing Wall
Reach for the sky! Get physical and try out your hand on the rock climbing wall generously provided by the great folks at Nosotros Rock Climbing Gym.
Kids Gardening Class
The green thumbs from Barnes Nursery will be set up in front of Soma and Coach doing gardening projects for kids interested in learning about their gardening skills.
Barnes & Noble Storytime
Bring the kiddos along to join the friendly folks at Barnes & Noble for a fun story time session with some classic and popular kids books.
Vendors & Exhibitors
Stroll along Main Street and Crocker Park Blvd to browse, shop, and chat with a variety of great local and national businesses.
The following food trucks lined up along Main Street and Crocker Park Blvd: Bearden’s, Cleveland Acai, CLE Cookie Dough, Smooth Rider, and Kona Ice.
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