Midtown Fridays! Summer Block Party 2022

June 3rd to September 30
5pm to 8:30ish
Midtown Square
1111 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz

Midtown Fridays! Summer Block Party is back!

With the success of last year we decided to do it again. Free As Always!

Come Celebrate all the vibrancy of Midtown at our Summer Block Party, happening every Friday!

Food – Artists – Live Music – Vendors

Live music brought to you by Off The Lip Radio Show:

June 3 – Alex Lucero & The Live Again Band
June 10 – The Beach Cowboys (Opening – Summer Band)
June 17 – The Joint Chiefs
June 24 – Ancestree
July 1 – Dylan Rose Band
July 8 – Dub Souljah
July 15 – Superblume (Opening – Tatiana and the Treetop Band)
July 22 – The Jive Machine
July 29 – Otilia Donaire (Opening – Geoff Weers, Lead singer of The Expendables)
Aug 5 – Fuse (Opening – John Michael sings Sinatra)
Aug 12 – Pacific Roots
Aug 19 – John Michael Van Halen Tribute Band
Aug 26 – Locomotive Breath
Sept 2 – The Joint Chiefs
Sept 9 – Nomalakadoja
Sept 16 – Anthony Arya Band
Sept 23 – Sweet Voodoo
Sept 30 – The Grand Finale

Opening bands start at 5pm. Headliners at 6pm.

Interested in becoming a vendor? Email us

June 3rd lineup

Pana Food Truck, Epoch Eats, Santa Cruz Bread Boy, Santa Cruz Roller Derby, Rugged Coast SC, OM Soul, NA Stretton Designs, Summer Salt, Rootstock Artisan Collective, Harvest Tide, Kenna Shop and more TBA soon 🙂

Also on June 3 will be a special performance at 5:30 from Danceography!


Alex Lucero & The Live Again Band

Kristen Hutson

Santa Cruz Bread Boy

Chicken Foot

Santa Cruz Roller Derby

Summer Salt

Pana Food Truck



NA Stretton Designs

Surfin Turf

Rootstock Artisan Collective


Turq and Terra Designs

Rural Roots

Everything and Nothing

Stay Cool Ice Cream Truck

Follow The Sun

Madison Wanamaker

Trollop & Hussy Handmade

the lilypad project

Epoch Eats

Bound to Burn

Joe Fitzjarrell

The Joint Chiefs


Evan Siegesmund

OM Soul


Rugged Coast SC

Mermaid Memories

Dylan Rose Band

Harvest Tide

Abigail Andromache-Atha

Dub Souljah



Tatiana and the Treetop Band

The Jive Machine

Otilia Donaire

John Michael sings Sinatra

Pacific Roots

John Michael Van Halen Tribute Band

Flying Lizard

Locomotive Breath

Anthony Arya Band


Lisa Schaffer Doggett

Sweet Voodoo

The Beach Cowboys

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