7th Annual Glass Street LIVE Is Saturday

Block Party Celebrates Community

Friday, November 8, 2019
Glass Street LIVE
Glass Street LIVE

Glass House Collective and the Glass Street LIVE event committee invite East Chattanooga and surrounding neighborhoods for the 7th annual Glass Street LIVE. Featuring music, art and food, this community-led block party is located at Glass Street and North Chamberlain Avenue on Saturday from 12-5 p.m. 

With the goal of bringing neighboring communities together, Glass Street LIVE’s family-friendly festivities include a street party, a history museum pop-up, live mural paintings, a bounce house and freshly made food for purchase.

This year’s live performances highlight the various forms of gospel music and poetry performed by local artists such as DJ Kstylz, Caleb the Poet, Andreya Suttles, The Robinsons 3D and Image Novek. 

For more information visit the Facebook page.

Glass Street LIVE
Glass Street LIVE

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Opinion

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