Join "The Walk with Harold and Friends" on Sunday, October 6th, to help support the Black Rock School and The Beardsley Zoo! You and your pet can enjoy a one mile walk along St. Mary's-by-the-Sea. All dogs are welcome, so please come and join us in the fun! It's a great opportunity to meet other pet lovers and get some exercise and fresh air with your pet. Rain date will be October 20th, 2013. The walk is being sponsored by The Natural Pet Outlet. Registration will be held between 10 AM to 11 AM.
The Black Rock Garden Club invites you to attend their Party in the Garden fundraiser on Saturday, July 20th from 6 PM - 9 PM at the Black Rock Branch Library, 2705 Fairfield Avenue. Proceeds will benefit Cook and Grow, an after-school program founded by Chef Mona Jackson that teaches kitchen safety, food preparation, cooking, nutrition, and how to be an informed consumer. There will be a raffle of floral arrangements. Wine, hors d'oevres, and live music!
With 23 different bands at three different local spots, lots of drink specials, and Mardi Gras food favorites such as gumbo, cornbread, and jambalaya, you won't want to miss this three day event which starts at noon on February 9.
The 7th annual Black Rock Mardi Gras will be held on Saturday, February 18th at multiple venues along Fairfield Avenue, including the Acoustic Cafe, Neutral Ground, and Lulu's from noon until 10:30 PM. BlackRock Rocks Mardi Gras Celebration is a taste of New Orleans nestled in Bridgeport. A party with a purpose, this will be their seventh annual fundraising event. The party starts in the afternoon and goes well into the night.