COMMUNITY EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
CHBP ARTIST PANEL and Q&A
In its eighth year of production, our CHBP Artist Panel series gives attendees a unique opportunity to hear from local musicians, artist managers, and industry experts. This 3-hour moderated panel includes topics like band management strategies, generating income for your band, best practices for talent management, getting started as a musician or manager, artist survival tips, and more. This year’s panel includes a Q&A session as well as a free lunch post-panel where you can network and engage with other attendees and panel speakers. Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
current confirmed panelists - more to come soon!
Kelly Fleek is the founder and CEO of Lo Flux Media, a boutique PR agency with offices in Seattle and L.A. —specializing in representing bands, brands, artists, musicians, and events. She has been involved in the Seattle arts and music industries since the mid '80's, and is also the front-woman, bassist and drummer for the electro-rock band, The Spider Ferns.
DJs at CHOPHOUSE ROW COURTYARD
Brand new just last year, the highly popular Chophouse Row Courtyard DJs are back for CHBP 2019! We’ve partnered with Chophouse Row again to bring you live DJ sets in their intimate indoor / outdoor courtyard. Free to the public via access from Chophouse’s entrance on 12th Avenue, and also available to CHBP ticket holders within the festival gates. Taking place each day of the festival, we’ll have live sets from a variety of local DJs. Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
CHBP BATTLE on the BLOCK SKATE COMPETITION
For the second year in a row, we’re partnering with 35th North skate shop to host CHBP’s Battle on the Block, a three-heat skate competition taking place in courts at Cal Anderson Park during CHBP weekend. Featuring a custom-built halfpipe, live drone footage, prizes, and more! Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
CHBP POSTER SHOW at VERMILLION ART GALLERY
The CHBP Poster Show is our annual party in July that officially kicks off Capitol Hill Block Party and celebrates the work of 40+ local graphic designers! Last year we saw over 500 attendees throughout the entire evening. Taking place once again in Vermillion Art Gallery, we’ll be showcasing unique poster designs for CHBP 2019 artists. All artwork will be for sale and 100% of the proceeds will go directly back to the graphic designers. We’ll have a DJ, drinks, and a VIP tickets giveaway! Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
CHBP PHOTO SHOWCASE at CAFFE VITA
CHBP will be teaming up again with Caffe Vita to showcase some of our local photographers greatest shots from CHBP. The photos will be printed in large-scale and hung throughout Vita’s walls for the entire month of July, accompanied by CHBP brand wall decals. Be sure to check out a variety of photographers’ work during Capitol Hill Art Walk in July. Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
YOGA / WORKOUT at CAL ANDERSON PARK
Once again we’ll be partnering with multiple local health, wellness, and workout businesses to bring you our largest yoga and workout experience to date! The classes will be held in Cal Anderson Park and will take place throughout the day on both Saturday and Sunday of the festival weekend. RSVP is required and activities will be open to both the public and CHBP ticket holders. Classes will feature yoga, pure barre, softball, and more! Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!
CHBP AFTER DARK DANCE PARTIES
The fun doesn't stop when the headliners finish! After the music ends at CHBP, go check out 20+ local DJs at 7+ venues on Capitol Hill until bars close at 2am. Stay tuned for more details coming this spring!