Annual Block Party 2021

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Annual Block Party 2021

Sat, September 25, 2021
5:00 pm
- 10:00 pm



Sat, September 25, 2021 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Gorton Center
400 East Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045



Thank you to our Sponsor: Northshore Gas

Don’t miss our FREE End of Summer Block Party and Outdoor movie on Saturday, September 25th at 5:00pm.

It’s our annual block party to ring in the end of summer and thank YOU, our patrons, for sticking with us through the past year.  Held safely outside, we have fun events for the whole family! Bring your lawn chairs for sundown when the movie starts.

Food  •  Activities  •  Entertainment • Outdoor movie on the big screen! and we’ll be raffling off tickets to Gorton classes, movies and events!

In the Heights will be shown at sundown!

5:00-drums, family events, Gorton tables open, raffle, face painting, food trucks, concessions
5:30-Liam the Magic Man, food trucks open, concessions
6:15-7:30 Jess Bess & the Intentions, food trucks, concessions, raffle drawing
7:30 movie begins


Entertainment by Liam the Magic Man


Music by Jess Bess & the Intentions


Food vendors include:


Rosati’s Pizza


Suzy’s Swirl ice cream


Bonique Waffles





Tables & Activities with balloon art, face painting and more!

Come discover all the AMAZING work that is done in the non-profit offices of Gorton and our through our program partners. Participate in fun-filled activities with each organization and get your Block Party Passport stamped at every table to win a prize!



Thank you to our Producers

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Sat, September 25, 2021
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Gorton Center
400 East Illinois Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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(847) 234-6060