The Neighborhood Engagement Program staff is pleased to offer the FREE Block Party Trailer and Block Party Permits for your next Neighborhood Block Party. The Trailer includes tables, chairs, picnic tables, coolers, water coolers, yard games and more to help you host the best Block Party ever!

A Block Party Permit is required to block off any of a residential street for neighborhood block party purposes, and/or to reserve the Block Party Trailer. Please use the same application form below to apply for a street closure only or to reserve the Block Party Trailer. There is NO FEE to apply for a street closure or the Block Party Trailer!

To apply:

  1. Download the application (street closure application and block party trailer application are the same)
  2. Create a map of the area that should be blocked off in your neighborhood, using X’s to show where the barricades will go during your event
  3. Sign a liability waiver, provide proof of a neighborhood liability insurance policy, or purchase a TULIP policy (additional information below)
  4. Notify ALL of your neighbors about your party, and collect signatures from the neighbors that might be blocked in/out during the event
  5. Send the completed application and the map to at least 7 days prior to your event
  6. Receive approval and confirmation from City staff
  7. Get ready to party!