Host a Block Party

Block parties bring neighbourhoods together and help build community bonds. If you're interested in hosting a block party, we’ve pulled together a list of Town resources to help you plan and prepare. Start the process by reviewing our Block Party Guide, which outlines step-by-step how to host a block party and provides planning templates. 

Block Party Guide

Planning considerations

As you prepare for your block party, it's important to make sure you’ve obtained the right permits and permissions.

  • Complete a block party online application below. For more information or questions please contact
  • We recommend you submit your application no later than three weeks before your block party. 

For more information on hosting your party in a public park, go to Community Event Planning.

To close a public road, you must submit a Street Use Permit application Street Use and Temporary Road Closure Permits

Bookings available May 17 - October 14, 2024 (bookings will open April 2024)

Community Block Party Trailer

Trailer booking process 

You can request use of the Community Block Party Trailer while scheduling your block party with FCSS. Please fill out the form below.

  • Current Introduction
  • Event details
  • Acknowledgements
  • Complete

We're here to help!

We know how important community events are and appreciate the time and effort needed to plan them!

Once the block party is approved and the trailer is booked, we will reach out to arrange a pickup time.

You will pick up and return the trailer to the Protective Services Centre parking lot (20 Grande Blvd.). The trailer must be returned by no later than 10 a.m. the day following your block party. The keys will need to be returned using the front door drop box at FCSS (1, 209 – 2nd Ave. W.) after dropping off the trailer. 

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