Blues & BBQ for Better Housing
The 16th Annual Blues n BBQ for Better Housing Block Party is set for 12-8 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013. Rain or shine!
Where is the event held?
Olde Town Arvada, on Grandview Avenue between Olde Wadsworth Boulevard and Upham Street.
What can we bring?
Small folding chairs. Cameras are fine.
What should we leave at home?
Bottles, cans, coolers and Pets.
How much does it cost to have a booth and sell my trinkets or food?
Retails vendors pay $100 until April 1 and $125 after April 1.
Food vendors pay $2225 until April 1 and $275 after April 1.
Will there be water, pop, beer and loads of incredibly tasty food available?
How much will Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver receive from this event?
Last year we raised $20,000. The goal for 2013 is a donation of $30,000 to Habitat.
Who is responsible for the event?
The Blues & BBQ for Better Housing Foundation and The Duke Street Kings are responsible for coordinating the nonprofit event.
How many bands will perform?
18 bands will perform throughout the day on three separate stages. Rain or shine!
How much are tickets for this rain or shine event?
$10. Children under 12 are free!
What number can I call for more information?
How did this fundraiser get started?
The Duke Street Kings, a Denver-area blues and rock band, launched the event in Olde Town Arvada’ s D Note bar and restaurant to help out the Denver Habitat for Humanity group.
How can I support this event that is run by a nonprofit group supporting Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver?
Click on the volunteers button at the top of each web page or click on the yellow DONATE button on the right side of each web page.
Does the ticket price include food and beverages?
No, admission is for the concert only. Food and Beverages are available for purchase separately.
Is concert seating covered?
No, but the picnic area seating is covered.
What is Habitat For Humanity?
Habitat for Humanity is a homeownership program for hard-working, low-income families in need of a safe and affordable home.
At Habitat for Humanity, we believe that everyone, everywhere deserves a decent place to live.
Our program gives people a "hand up", not a hand out.
We empower families who are willing to work hard to achieve their dream of homeownership. Each Habitat homeowner invests hundreds of hours to help