Scottsdale, Ariz. – The fourth annual Achen-Gardner Construction “Rock The Block!” presented by Mark-Taylor is excited to announce its partnership with Bourbon Jacks Bar & Grill as this year's Main Stage Sponsor. The event will take place on Saturday, November 9 from 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Arizona Avenue between Chandler Boulevard and Frye Road.
“Bourbon Jacks is a fantastic staple in Downtown Chandler and we couldn’t be more happy to have them as a stage sponsor” said Jennifer Lindley of the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership (DCCP). “We know that this year’s Rock The Block! is going to be amazing and we owe it to sponsors like Bourbon Jacks Bar & Grill for helping us make it happen.”
“Last year’s Rock the Block! was such a great time that we just couldn’t let another year go by without getting involved,” said John Radice, one of the two owners of Bourbon Jacks Bar & Grill.
The talent lineup for the Bourbon Jacks Stage will feature country music and Southern rock acts from popular local bands Mogollon, Chuck E Baby, Western Fusion and 2 Bit Shotgun.
Bourbon Jacks Bar & Grill is the go-to destination for country-style dining and entertainment in Downtown Chandler. Bourbon Jacks blends a mix of traditional and contemporary appeal, a freshly innovative menu, extensive drink selection and an exciting atmosphere. The bar hosts live music, from local talent to nationally acclaimed artists, five nights a week and is equipped with large HDTVs throughout the venue.
Additionally, artists will be performing on the Rock The Block! community stage located on Arizona Avenue just north of Frye Road, along with the performers for the “Chandler’s Got Talent” variety act talent show. Online submissions for “Chandler’s Got Talent” can be submitted at chandlerblockparty.com and the top acts will be chosen from the submissions to compete at Rock The Block! Prizes will be awarded to the winning acts.
Rock the Block! is a free family-friendly block party that celebrates the fun, dynamic lifestyle that Chandler offers while promoting Chandler-based businesses. The event garnered more than 15,000 attendees in 2012 and is expecting to attract even more in 2013.
The block party, which is organized by the DCCP and Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations, will feature a 50,000 square foot Kids Zone complete with interactive games and rides, face painting, inflatables and zip-line. There will be over 150 retail, arts and craft vendors and some of the top food trucks in Arizona. Rock The Block! will also host a beer and wine garden, a Red Bull MXT and Veterans Day Celebration.