McCarter Theatre will kick off its 2013-2014 season with its 3rd annual community-wide Block Party on McCarter’s front lawn tonight from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The free event will feature live music of the Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra, a band comprised of top high school and college jazz musicians in the Greater Philadelphia and New Jersey regions. Other highlights include the opportunity to win prizes, and on-stage tours. Food and drinks can be purchased at the event from local eateries including 4 Daughters Franks, Bitter Bob’s BBQ + Comfort Food, Chez Alice Catering, D’Angelo Italian Market, elements, Gil & Bert’s Ice Cream, Maddalena’s Cheesecake & Catering, Mediterra, Mistral, Nomad Pizza, Terra Teatro, and more. Children’s activities include spin art, a scavenger hunt, and activities from JaZams.
To learn more about McCarter’s 2013-2014 season, visit www.mccarter.org or call (609) 258-2787. McCarter Theatre is located at 91 University Place in Princeton.