Walk the Block is an art festival and fundraiser. September 17th, 2pm-6pm.

Our goal is to raise $100,000 before Walk the Block begins, so we can celebrate in the streets together on September 17th,

Your participation in Walk the Block supports Wa Na Wari, a center for Black art and belonging, sited in a 5th-generation, Black-owned home. We have covered the cost of the event with grants & sponsorships, so every dollar spent on Walk the Block goes directly to our programming, which includes homeowner organizing for arts-based solutions to displacement; free-of-cost community meals prepared by Black and Indigenous chefs; the Seattle Black Spatial Histories Institute; our artist-in-residence program; and Black arts and culture programming, free to the public, ever week.

We recommend you register in advance, so you can skip the wait at registration! Just show up,* get your racing bib and map, and hit the streets! Also, food & drink tickets are only available with advance registration. We will not be selling food & drink tickets on the day of the event.

*Registration is on the roof of Medgar Evers Pool this year, NOT at Wa Na Wari

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  • Nina Bozicnik Shine on!!! 2 weeks ago
  • Larry Mizell Jr 2 weeks ago $51.50
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  • Christina Chang 3 weeks ago $100.00
  • Liz Davis I love y'all. Thank you for taking good care of our hearts through the Arts. Liz 3 weeks ago $10.30
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  • Talaricos Pizzeria August 2022 $1,030.00
  • Alison Milliman August 2022 $1,000.00
  • Anonymous September 2022 $515.75
  • RANDY ENGSTROM September 2022 $515.75
  • Beth Glosten September 2022 $515.75
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Sponsors

Seattle Foundation

City of Seattle Neighborhood Economic Recovery Fund

Salal Credit Union

Girlie Press

Tito's Vodka

One Reel

Friends of Waterfront Seattle

Scandiuzzi Krebs

Magic Cabinet

PCC Community Markets