516 Arts hosts Downtown Block Party

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – 516 ARTS presents the third Downtown Block Party, this year in partnership with Downtown ABQ MainStreet Initiative and the Outpost Performance Space.

On Saturday, September 12 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. there will be an event that is part of the season-long collaboration called HABITAT: Exploring Climate Change Through the Arts.

This free outdoor event features interactive art projects, performances, demos and education opportunities that examine issues of climate change and ways we can make a difference for the future. Topics include solar power, alternative energy, water issues, local farming and food economy. This is an all age’s event.

Musical performances, presented in partnership with Outpost Performance Space, feature DJ Gabriel JaureguiberryRacine Kreyol and Jade Masque.

The event will take place on Central Avenue between 5th and 6th Streets Downtown.

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