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Friday Night BLOCK PARTY at the Fairgrounds!

Welcome to Friday Night BLOCK PARTY at the Fairgrounds! Madera summer nights spent outdoors are some of the best days of the year and what better way to spend those nights than with friends, family, food and fun.
Come on down to the fairgrounds the THIRD Friday of the summer months: June, July and August between 5:30pm and 9:30pm for FREE. Our gates are open to our community! Food trucks, drinks and seating as the sun sets along with specialized monthly activities. EVERY night enjoy music from local DJ. Sign-up for the SUMMER CORNHOLE LEAGUE, facilitated by DPL. Or for some creative fun register with HEARTSTRINGS make and take painted sign events in Lumbertown.

JUNE 21st

Friday Night BLOCK PARTY at the fairgrounds CO-HOSTS The Valley Barber Battle. Pop in and watch the competition, grab some grub and drinks, meet up with friends and family, let the kids play and chill-out!
For more info on or to compete in The Valley Barber Battle visit: Valley Barber Battle Registration and Rules
Valley Barber Battle contact: Abraham Gutierrez 559.288.7109

FOOD TRUCK LINE-UP for 6.21.19
Burgers & More Co.
Taco Man
Maranatha Tacos
Chicken Shack
The Rolling Donut
Wicked Waffle
Ebenezer Taco

Beer and Wine.

COME and get your grub on!!!

JULY 19th

Friday Night BLOCK PARTY at the fairgrounds. Grab some grub and drinks, meet up with friends and family, let the kids play and chill-out!
We'd like to invite vendors to THE MARKETPLACE at the BLOCK PARTY!
We have limited spaces, a simple $50 10x10 space fee once you are approved. Our mission is to create a diverse line-up featuring local, handmade items. All vendors welcome to apply! Vendor application below.

FOOD TRUCK LINE-UP for 7.19.19
Ebenezer Tacos
Jacka Mobile
Romas Street Cuisine
Wicked Waffle
Papi Churro
Beer and Wine.

Toffee TIme
Marilyn and Me
Jo's Bling Boutique
Pam Lowery - Wreaths and Candles
Debbie Nash - Montana West Purses, Accessories and Candles
LuLaRoe Sarah Smith
and more pending!

Load-In at 5pm from LOT D behind Hatfield Hall and into gate 3. NO entry fee. Two divisions: pre 1980 and 1980 and newer. Each division winner will receive $250 as determined by Peoples Choice. The crowd votes by tickets allocated thru our Food Trucks. Winner Announced at 8:30pm. SPECIAL Mini-Van division! Winner as selected by People's Choice will receive a 2019 Family Fair Package.


Friday Night BLOCK PARTY at the fairgrounds is full of family friendly activity and competition with special MADERA FAIR promotions and giveaways for this night only! Grab some grub and drinks, meet up with friends and family, let the kids play and chill-out!
For more info on the annual Madera Fair visit
FOOD TRUCK LINE-UP for 8.16.19


Heartstrings is hosting a Make and Take PAINTED SIGN workshop at each BLOCK PARTY. You must pre-register with Heartstrings to attend this unique crafting event in Lumbertown. The whole activity catalog is available to you, all the holidays, family signs, special event signs, gift ideas and more! Each night has a maximum crowd of 50 participants, be sure to register and grab your pals because these events sell out!

  • Heartstrings will walk you through step by step how to complete this cute project.
  • Heartstrings will have a variety of paints and stains available which you can choose from as you arrive to make your item exactly how you want it.
  • Workshops are pre-paid events. To reserve your go to HEARTSTRINGS FACEBOOK EVENT click on the "ticket information" field, select a project and purchase. *do not forget to add your name in comments if you have selected a personalized project.
  • Due to the fact that materials are prepared ahead of time payment is non-refundable. In the event that you cannot make it you can pick up the materials and complete the project on your own or send someone in your place.
  • The workshops begin instruction promptly at the stated starting time, please plan accordingly.
  • Additional workshop inquiries can be made at HEARTSTRINGS.


DPL, Dawg Pound cornhole League is facilitating a summer cornhole tournament that will run each night AT the BLOCK PARTY. Plenty of open boards are open for casual play and pick-up games as well! BUT for those ready to compete see below.

The league divisions are as follows:

  • Advanced Division $40 (70% Payout) 1st-3rd Places
  • Competitive Division $30 (60% Payout) 1st-3rd Places
  • Beginners Division $20 ($50 Payout) 1st Place Only
  • Every Division is Double Elimination.
Visit the DPL Facebook page for league details and to register.
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