Better Block Race Street

"Better Block Embrace The Street event happening Sept 8 and 9 at approximately 2800 Race Street in Fort Worth. Hours are 11-3 Saturday and 11-3 Sunday. This event is a community effort to demonstrate the principles of the "Better Block" philosophy. There will be an outdoor market Place, a trunk show, a community garden, a pop-up dog park, movies, children's activities, music, art, food trucks, and a variety of business pop-ups on the street. It's going to be a great weekend! "

September 8th, 2012
11:00AM - 9:00PM
September 9th, 2012
11:00AM - 3:00PM

One block stretch approx. 2800-2900 Race Street
(in between Sylvania and Belknap)
near downtown Fort Worth, TX

They are accepting Handmade Items Only.

Booths are available in two options:

  • Open air "Market Place" with 12 x 12 spaces for set up. 
  • "Trunk Show" option where there will be a row of cars and vendors can set up a small table and sell out of their trunks.

All booths are outdoors and can be reserved for Sat, Sun, or both.  There is NO FEE but they do request that you honor your commitment to be there.  There will be no electrical access.

Applications are available here and are due by July 30th, 2012.

For more information, visit their website or contact their event coordinator / 312-804-5817.

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  1. When attempting to go to the application link, all I get is an ad for Google sharing, and I didn't see a link for the application on their Facebook page.

  2. Susan, I am not sure why that is happening to you, but I apologize! Try this direct link and let me know if it works:

  3. Please note that the hours Saturday are 11-9 not 11-3!

  4. Thanks for your note, but that seems to be what I have listed above! :)