Writer's Block Inc. presents, Blockfest: Music & Arts Festival in Houston TX April 25 - April 28th! This festival will be highlighting the best Independent Artists and Musicians in and around the City of Houston while also raising money for performing arts and literacy programs in the underserved areas of 3rd Ward & 5th Ward Houston.
BLOCKFEST TIP “If you want to save money, get the $50 ALL ACCESS package. This gives you access to all of the Blockfest Events for a cheaper price.
Block Cypher - Thursday, April 25 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm (Location TBA)
Calling all Emcees, Rappers, and Lyricist! Come out and showcase your lyrical ability at the Block Cypher, 3 cameras, and 1 mic. To submit to be on the cypher visit www.wearewritersblock.org **All lyrics must be clean, Must be 18+ to attend** (Ticketed Event) Ticket - $10
Block Church - Sunday, April 28 - 11:00am - 1:00pm (Location TBA)
No walls. No ceilings. No extras. Just the people and The Block! Come out and experience church in a whole new way. Special Guest Speaker, Danni Kelly and more! **Free to the public and open to all ages**
Block Party: Silent Indie Party - Friday, April 26 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm (Location TBA)
It's a party! Come out and party with The Block at our Silent Indie Party! We will have a live DJ, Headphones, ANNDD we will be playing Independent Artist music! That's right, our DJ will mix mainstream and independent Artists music in the mix! Independent Artists, this is your chance to be heard! Submit your music today for a chance to be on the playlist. If you’re selected a $30 submission fee will apply. **All submitted material must be clean, mixed and mastered. Must be 18+ to attend** (Ticketed Event) Ticket - $10
Blockfest Live Concert - Saturday, April 27 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm @ The Axelrad
This day we are shutting the city down for our Blockfest Live Concert! Hosted by Phill Wade and Queen Peezy, with DJ Anthraxx in the mix. Come out and see the best Independent Artists in the South with live performances by Tim Woods, AJ McQueen, The Aux Band, C-Red, Sha Davis, Norman Sann, Nina Simms, Roy - O, Andre Sloan, Vanessa Hill, Marshall Camp, Sol, Dem Roots Band, and Niomie Luvv! The best vegan food truck in the City, Houston Sauce Co. will be in the cut for you when you get hungry. Get your tickets now and bring a friend or 3. **Open to all ages** (Ticketed Event) Ticket - $20
Block Brunch- Sunday, April 28 - 11:00am - 1:00pm (Location TBA)
Come out to eat, network, and build with some of the best Creatives, Influencers, Artists and Entrepreneurs in the City! Brunch curated by the best chef in Houston, TX - One Feisty Chef! Attire - Brunch Attire (Ticketed Event) Includes food and drinks. Menu - Buffet Style, we will have something for everyone. Ticket - $25
BLOCK PARTY/SILENT INDIE PARTY MUSIC SUBMISSION
You must purchase a ticket in order to be considered for the party playlist. If you sign up and haven’t purchased a ticket, your submission will be withdrawn. If you are not selected for the playlist you will not recieve a refund, we would still like for you to attend the party. If you are selected, we will send you an invoice to pay the $30 for the spot. Failure to pay the submission fee will result in your submission being withdrawn. 15 playlist spots only, first come first serve.
BLOCK CYPHER SIGN UP
You must purchase a ticket in order to be in the Cypher. If you sign up and haven’t purchased a ticket your submission will be withdrawn. If you are not selected for the cypher, you will not recieve a refund, we would still like for you to attend the event. 15 cypher spots, first come first serve.