'Kits, 'Cats and Kids Block Party

'Kits, 'Cats and Kids Block Party


Evanston residents of all ages are invited to celebrate the back to school season at the 'Kits, 'Cats and Kids Block Party, followed by an ETHS home football game against Barrington on Friday and a primetime Big 10 football game pitting  the Northwestern University Wildcats against the Duke Blue Devils at Ryan Field on Saturday, September 17 at 7 p.m.

The 2016 Block Party is scheduled for Thursday, September 15  from 4:45 p.m. to 7 p.m. This year the party will take place on Sherman Avenue between Church and Clark Streets and expand west on Clark Street between Sherman and Benson Avenues.

There will be games, arts and crafts, family-friendly activities filling the street, live music, and lots of dining options. Be sure to come hungry and dine at one of Downtown Evanston's great restaurants or stop by the wide variety of food trucks serving savory and sweet dishes.