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Tampa, FL
February 6-17    

Heading out to the Florida State Fair? If so, then stop by the AARP Snap, Pick, Win booth February 6-17 for cool activities, giveaways* and to vote to help crown the AARP Rocks Local Music Showcase winner – And be sure to rock out with us on February 15 with our local music showcase at the fair!

(*while supplies last)

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En español | Watch this space! We’re deep in planning more amazing events and activations for 2020. Look for us coast-to-coast as our fourth year of AARP Block Parties is sure to be the best.

Collage of bright colored flowers, peace signs and smiley faces

Philadelphia, PA: March 7-8

Philadelphia Flower Show

The AARP Block Party kicks off 2020 at the Philadelphia Flower Show. We’ll have fun activities and a few cool, new surprises up our sleeve. Join us March 7-8 at the Philadelphia Convention Center!

Group of people watching a prize wheel spin at the A A R P block party in Fort Worth Texas

Fort Worth, TX: April 16-19

Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival

It’s the largest four-day event in the southwest and the AARP Block Party is excited to be there! Among the mix of art, music, food and culture, we’ll bring our unique experience to thousands! Join us April 16-19 on Main Street!

Couple at the A A R P block party in New Orleans

New Orleans, LA: April 23-26, April 30-May 3

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

AARP is returning to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival! Stop by the AARP Rhythmpourium Tent during the festival to enjoy live music, artist signings, and a beverage at the wine bar*. AARP will have amazing activations with special surprises for AARP members. *Beverages are for attendees age 21+

Distant view of  a bridge during the Dogwood Festival in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA: May 23-24

Atlanta Jazz Festival

The AARP Block Party travels down south for the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Join us May 23-24 for a fun experience with activations that people of all ages will love! See you in Piedmont Park!

Woman spinning a prize wheel at an A A R P block party event

Spokane, WA: June 26-28

Spokane Hoopfest

Don’t get caught being a benchwarmer when the AARP Block Party heads to Spokane Hoopfest! Join us June 26-28 for a fun experience with activations that people of all ages will love! The AARP Block Party – it’s a slam dunk!

 A group of people watching a prize wheel spin at the A A R P block party during the Essence festival

New Orleans, LA: July 1-5

Essence Festival

AARP is excited to head back to the Big Easy and Essence Festival where the AARP Block Party is sure to delight thousands! You bring your excitement - We’ll bring the fun, giveaways and much more! Join us July 1-5 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans!

Photo credits: Fort Worth by Annie Martin/AP for AARP, New Orleans Jazz Festival by Scott Myers/AP for AARP, Atlanta by John Amis/AP for AARP, Spokane by Jovelle Tamayo/AP for AARP, New Orleans Essence Festival by Akasha Rabut/AP for AARP

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2019 Block Party Highlights

We want to thank everyone for making 2019 an amazing year with AARP Events and our Block Parties! And we're ready to surprise and delight even more in 2020! We’ll bring the Block Parties to some new cities across the country along with returning to some favorites from 2019.

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