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AARP Rocks at the Florida State Fair

Tampa, Fla.
February 7-18, 2019

Heading out to the Florida State Fair? If so, then stop by the AARP Rock, Vote, Win booth February 7-18 for cool activities, prizes and to vote to help crown the AARP Rocks Local Music Showcase winner!

Learn more about the fair


En español | The AARP Block Party has been on the road from coast to coast for three years now and we’re not slowing down! 2019 will bring new events with new activities and more 'surprise and delight' moments. More information coming soon!

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Philadelphia Flower Show

Philadelphia, March 9-10

Peace, love and AARP! The AARP Block Party kicks off 2019 at the “Flower Power”-themed Philadelphia Flower Show. We’ll have cool activities and a few fun, new tricks up our sleeve. Join us March 9-10 at the Philadelphia Convention Center!

A crowded street of people at night in San Diego with an A A R P Rocks Showcase banner in the background

Local Music Showcase

Tampa, Fla., March 15

Come rock out with AARP! Join us on Friday, March 15, at the Ritz Ybor in Tampa for the first-ever AARP Rocks Local Music Showcase in Florida! Four local bands will compete in a competition in which one band has the chance to win $5,000! They rock — you vote — one lucky band wins!

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Dogwood Festival

Atlanta, April 12-14

Spring is in the air, and that can mean only one thing in Atlanta: The Atlanta Dogwood Festival is back — and so is the AARP Block Party! Come experience fun activities and giveaways for the entire family, and learn more about what AARP is all about. Join us April 12-14 in Piedmont Park!

Photo credits: Florida Fair by Sandy Huffaker/AP for AARP, Philly Flower Show by Mark Stehle/AP for AARP, Local Music Showcase by Sandy Huffaker/AP for AARP, Dogwood Festival by John Amis/AP for AARP

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2017 Block Party Highlights

We want to thank everyone for making 2017 an amazing year with AARP Events and our Block Parties! And we're ready to surprise and delight even more in 2018! We’ll bring the Block Parties to some new cities across the country along with returning to some favorites from 2017. Check out the wrap-up video of our 2017 Block Parties!

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