Rock N. Highland Block Party

After the Race – 7:00 PM

Morningside Mile Block PartyMorningside Village (1424 N. Highland) will be THE PLACE to be on Sunday, March 25 immediately following the race. Meet the racers, your friends, and neighbors there for the biggest block party this side of Summerfest!

Live music from My Friend Ian’s Band will entertain from after the race until 7:00 PM. Sweetwater Beer will be available for purchase by patrons 21 and older with profits going to the N. Highland Corridor fund. In addition to the awards ceremony, we have a lot of activities for the whole family, and of course, there will be a noodle eating contest for both adults and kids with prizes! Make sure you have cash or cards for food from local restaurants.

Come to dance, eat, drink, and rub elbows with the coolest folks in Atlanta. We are signing up sponsors now, so check back here to find out the latest details. We will update our list of activities and festivities as they develop.

Where else can you enjoy family fun for all ages while supporting efforts to reinvigorate our neighborhood? Invite your friends & family to cheer you on & enjoy the festivities. Neighbors are encouraged to "go green" and walk or bike to the event. Check back regularly for an updated list of festivities. Details subject to change; follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the most current info.

    Morningside Mile Block Party
  • MUSIC This year’s party features My Friend Ian’s Band, a 5-piece group of the top musicians in Atlanta fronted by Ian Schumacher. Their repertoire of catchy original songs and unique interpretations of cover tunes from every genre imaginable, will keep the party rocking. Ian’s voice, often compared to Van Morrison, Scott Weiland, Cat Stevens, John Mayer, and Jim Morrison, will charm partyers of all ages. In addition, Ian has promised to bring along the winners of the Tin Roof Acoustic Showdown to play additional selections.
  • FOOD by Doc Chey’s and other local restaurants. Don’t forget to bring cash!
  • FREE BEER OR TREAT runners get a free SweetWater beer at Doc Chey’s OR a free treat at the Alon's table when you present your race number. Additional beer sales go to support the North Highland fundraiser.
  • FAMILY FUN activities for all ages. Volunteers are needed--receive a free t-shirt. Click here to volunteer.
  • DOC CHEY'S NOODLE EATING CONTEST-3:40pm Fastest adult speed-eater wins $100 gift card, kid winner gets $25 gift card! Space is limited to 20 contestants – advance sign-up is strongly recommended.
  • OTHER FESTIVITES hosted by local merchants
Morningside Mile Block Party