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Tyngsboro Block Party-by-the-Bridge + Craft Festival
Craft, Music and Food Truck Event
Saturday, August 26, 2023
11am-Fireworks (Rain or Shine)
11am-6:00pm Craft, Vendor and Game Areas
11am-7:30pm Food Trucks and Booths
11am-8:30pm Live Entertainment and Alcohol Vendors
Fireworks at Dusk
Free! Attractions, Food/Beverage, and some Activities have varying costs.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Welcome to the Tyngsboro Block Party-by-the-Bridge + Craft Festival! As you drive across the longest, and 2nd oldest, steel rib arch bridge in Massachusetts, prepare to experience a fun, family-friendly atmosphere with popular live music all day on the main performance stage and streets lined with a mouth-watering mobile buffet of meal and dessert food trucks. Meander thru Tyngsborough Common to explore local and corporate Vendors, Interactive Booths, Crafts, Local Artisans, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Kids Games w/ Prizes, Food Samples, Craft Beer and Specialty Wines (21+, proper ID required), try your luck at the Dunk Tank; compete in fun contests; play Lawn Games; and a breathtaking FIREWORKS FINALE OVER THE MERRIMACK RIVER! This end-of-summer party has something for the whole family. We'll be partying RAIN or SHINE. Still, free admission.
MUSIC & SHOWS
Main Performance Stage (Location: Meetinghouse Green)
The Tyngsboro Block Party "Concert-by-the-Bridge" is no doubt going to be a phenomenal event within the event! Three mind-blowing bands will perform on 1 outdoor stage, keeping the crowds singing, dancing, and partying ALL DAY! Get there early to claim your spot. (No pop-up tents, cabana's or beach umbrella's, please.)
11AM: Last Laugh (Unplugged) feat. Ben Durand
1PM: Changes in Latitudes (Nationally Acclaimed Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band)
3PM: DJ Steve's WILD Pie Eating Contest! (by Metro Mass Entertainment and Mike's Pie)
4/6PM (headlining 2 exhilarating sets!): Livin' On A Bad Name (Bon Jovi Tribute Band)
8:15ish PM: Extreme FIREWORKS SHOW launched from the Merrimack River (expect road and waterway closures)
Demonstration Stage (Location: Winslow Road, next to "Game Zone")
Back-to-back shows, entertaining demonstrations, and impressive performances all day.
11:30AM: The Suburbanettes Baton Studio
12:00PM: The O'Halloran Irish Dancers
12:30PM: Tokyo Joe's Panther Demo Team
1:00PM: Dance Mew England
1:35PM: Dog Agility & Training Demo
2:00PM: Police K-9 Unit Demo
2:30PM: Salsa Dancing w/ Salsa-in-Lowell
3:00PM:Tyngsborough Youth Cheerleaders
3:30PM: Independent Martial Arts
4:00PM: Tyngsborough Community Theatre performance
GAME ZONE!!! (Location: Winslow Rd.)
Walk thru, climb up, and slide down the colorful, life-sized Tyngsboro Block Party Chutes and Ladders board game and, at the summit, you'll find fun kid games with prizes, Dylan & Pete's Ice Cream truck, cotton candy, and other fun surprises! Game Zone punch cards are to be used on all games and rides and available for purchase at the Game Zone ticket booth and main Information Tent.
Tyngsboro Block Party paid parking with FREE Shuttle Service to and from the party from our color-coded marked lots. Handicap permit parking area will be also available. Look for signage and lot attendants at each lot.
<< PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL (and avoid towing fees) BY NOT PARKING ON PRIVATE PROPERTY, PUBLIC STREETS OR BUSINESS LOTS NOT LABELED FOR THE TBP. >>
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VENDOR/VOLUNTEER PARKING LOT - TBP PASSES ONLY
1a) Winslow School/Littlefield Library - 250 Middlesex Rd.
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exits 88 or 90. Follow event signs to Middlesex Rd., approx 1 mile. Entrance across from Enterprise Bank. Show TBP pass to attendant.)
1b) Municipal Parking - 23R Kendall Rd.
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 90 onto Kendall Rd., north. After 2/3 mile, show TBP pass to road closed attendant to gain access to lot area.)
2) DISABLED/WHEELCHAIR/HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE LOT - $10 SPECIAL PERMIT PARKING ($5 after 6pm) LIMITED SERVICES & SPACES AVAILABLE
Tyngsborough Housing Authority - 198 Middlesex Rd.
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 88. Follow Westford Rd. north 2/3 mile to Middlesex Rd. At set of lights (Tyngsboro Bridge/Merrimack River will be in front of you) turn Left onto Middlesex Rd., then 3nd driveway on the Left into parking area.)
3) ORANGE LOT $20 PREMIUM PARKING ($10 after 6pm) - SHORTEST WALK TO THE PARTY!
Academy of Notre Dame - Timothy Street (off Middlesex Rd.)
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 88. Follow Westford Rd. north 2/3 mile to Middlesex Rd. At set of lights (Tyngsboro Bridge/Merrimack River will be in front of you) turn Left onto Middlesex Rd., then immediate Left into parking area.)
4) GREEN LOT $10 GENERAL PARKING ($5 after 6pm) - SHUTTLE SERVICE OR WALK
Academy of Notre Dame - Industrial Way (off Westford Rd.)
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 88. Turn north on Westford Rd., 1/3 mile on Left into parking area.)
5) RED LOT $10 GENERAL PARKING ($5 after 6pm) - SHUTTLE SERVICE OR WALK
Lowell General - Tyngsborough Campus - Potash Hill Rd.
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 88. Turn north onto Westford Rd. Lot 1/4 mile on right.)
6) BLUE LOT $10 GENERAL PARKING ($5 after 6pm) - SHUTTLE SERVICE OR WALK
Tyngsborough Town Hall - 25 Bryant Ln.
(Directions: Rte 3 N or S, Exit 90 onto Kendall Rd., north. After 2/3 mile, turn left onto Bryant Lane.)
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Note: Local businesses providing free, or pay, parking are operating independently from the Tyngsboro Block Party and our shuttle service. See map for official TBP parking locations and directions.
Easy access with Tyngsboro Block Party-by-the-Bridge signage from Rte 3 (Exits 88 or 90). Located at the intersection of Middlesex and Kendall Roads. GPS link: Winslow Rd. Tyngsborough, MA 01879. Immediately south of the popular Nashua, NH retail district with a picturesque backdrop of the massive 547 foot Tyngsborough Bridge suspended over the Merrimack River.
Port-a-potties will be placed throughout the Tyngsboro Block Party grounds. Handicap accessible port-a-potties will also be available.
SOCIAL MEDIA (highly recommended for all party-goers)
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For the comfort of all our party-goers, food vendors, performers, volunteers, and petting zoo friends, we have a NO DOGS ALLOWED policy at the Tyngsboro Block Party-by-the-Bridge. Trained/licensed service dogs are welcome. Thank you in-advance for your cooperation.
Since many of our vendors and attractions only accept cash payments, ATMs will be placed throughout the party grounds for your convenience.
2023 EVENT MAP
Seating is limited, bring a chair/blanket to claim your spot.
(No pop-up tents, cabana's or beach umbrella's, please.)
2023 EVENT SPONSORS
Keeping our event admission-free for another year!
Digital Federal Credit Union
Tyngsboro Sports Center
Reichheld Ting Orthodontics
Joe's Auto & Towing
Element of Fun Vacations
Tyngsborough Funeral Home
A. Fagundes Plumbing & Heating
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital
Lil' Eddies LLC
Sports Center Concessions
Cube Smart Storage
Kalabokis Law Pllc
Tyngsboro Motor Sales
St. Germain Tree Service
Carbon Colors Printing
Coast to Coast Closings
Constantine Truck Repair
Drop N' Go Haulers
Custom Cuts Landscaping
Anastasi Electric Corp
Metro Mass Entertainment (Official DJ/MC company of the Tyngsboro Block Party)
Sherburne Lumber (Official Lumber Yard of the Tyngsboro Block Party)
Support Tyngsboro's largest event of the year by becoming a 2023 Tyngsboro Block Party sponsor. CLICK HERE to see sponsorship levels. Limited custom packages are also available. Have questions or to donate a product/service, email: firstname.lastname@example.org