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POSTPONED 2020 Block Party and Bed Races

April 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


FREE
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NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19, THE 2020 BLOCK PARTY AND BED RACES WILL BE POSTPONED.

The Bay County Chamber of Commerce will hold their 8th Annual Block Party on Thursday, April 9th from 5-7 pm. in front of the Chamber building at 235 West 5th Street. This event is the only event offered by the Chamber that is open to the entire community.

Hundreds of community businesses and residents are expected to attend the event as our Board of Directors serves them with food donated by Chamber Member restaurants. Activities for children, including a bounce house, will also take place at the event. Member businesses will race down 5th Street during the block party on a bed they constructed for a chance to win first, second, or third place prizes, among other prizes as well.

The event is free and open to the entire community. Grilled hamburgers, hotdogs, barbeque, drinks, activities for kids, live music and much more will featured at the block party.

Join the bed races!

The Rules:

  • Beds must be twin size and patriotic themed consisting of a headboard, footboard and mattress; no pads allowed.
  • Beds must be designed with four functioning wheels and must be able to turn during the race. No motors or mechanical assistance is allowed.
  • Teams must consist of five members and two alternates. One team member must ride on the bed while four others push.
  • Teams may not sabotage another team’s bed.
  • Race will be done in heats. Fastest bed wins the race.
  • Beds must be set up by 4:30pm and remain on display during Business
  • After Hours from 5:00-7:00 pm. Race starts at 5:00 pm.

Check out the 2018 video!

Details

Date:
April 9
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:

Organizer

Elizabeth Smith
Phone:
8502153779
Email:
Elizabeth@baychamberfl.com

Venue

Bay County Chamber of Commerce
235 W. 5th Street
Panama City, FL 32401 United States
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Phone:
8507855206
Website:
panamacity.org
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