Moon Block Party Pomona is a FREE, All Ages Outdoor Arts and Music Festival, taking place for the second year in Downtown Pomona, on 2nd St. between Park and Parcels. Moon Block Party features multiple stages of live music, hand-picked craft vendors, delicious food trucks, art installations and exhibits.
The festival takes place in the heart of the Arts Colony in Downtown Pomona. The 500 Block is home to several galleries including Smoking Mirrors, Foggy Windows, 20 Miles East, Vintage Renewal, t h e b r e a t h, and more. All of which will play a role in creating this truly different festival experience.
Also on the bill: Dahga Bloom, Electric Flower Group, Matt Baldwin, Dante Vs. Zombies, Old Testament, The Lovely Bad Things, Cosmonauts, Kiev, Death Hymn #9, Incan Abraham, Strangers Family Band, Mr. Elevator & the Brain Hotel, Juju, Insects Vs. Robots, Cgak, Al Lover and The Haters, Ahkiyyini, Helios Jive, The Downtown Train, Mothers of Gut, Auditory Aphasia, Blackfeet Braves, Blac Jesus & the Experimentalists, Habits plus SuperTallPaul hosting the Jive Joint & Leisure Listening Interactive Headphone Lounge
Moon Block Party is a traveling festival tour started by local Pomona musician Phil Pirrone who has spent the greater part of the last 12 years on the road and in the studio with various projects. He continues to make music with his current group, Juju and organizes the Moon Block Party with a solid crew of 20 or more other local musicians and artists including members of Dahga Bloom, Strangers Family Band, Blac Jesus, Auditory Aphasia and more.
Moon Block Party's recent productions have included the recent Desert Daze Festival in the Palm Springs area, All 'Merican Campout, Beyond The Witching Hour, and it's namesake, Moon Block Party Pomona.
Moon Block Party Pomona is the flagship event for this collective of musicians and artists that organize, curate, produce, and build each festival by hand, gathering honest, thought provoking music and innovative works of art.