Block Party

Special THANKS to all those who helped make the 2018 GPS Block Party a success. We had over 4000 participants celebrate with us this year and we look forward to another successful school year. 


2018 GPS Block Party Photos

Greenville Public Schools
2018 Block Party Bash

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Yellow Jacket Stadium & Legacy Field

In celebration of education in our community and to kick off the new school year, Greenville Public Schools is hosting the 3rd Annual GPS Block Party Bash on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 from 4:30pm-7:00pm at the Greenville High School - Yellow Jacket Stadium & Legacy Field (111 N. Hillcrest, Greenville)! Last year's event was a HUGE success with over 80 vendors and 4,000 in attendance. We are anticipating another successful event and hope you are able to join us! 

Games, activities, food & special give-a-ways will be available free of charge for all attendees. Vendors will include businesses, civic and non-profit groups, GPS programs and other local organizations! Come learn about the various services and opportunities that are available in our community. 

If you have any questions, please contact Kara Tiesworth at or 616.754.3686.  


Block Party 2018 - Event Map


There are several packages available and each of them incorporate a variety of benefits to the spoonsor.  If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2018 GPS Block Party, please view the 2018 Block Party Sponsorship Package below for additional information.  Sponsorship Deadline: June 15, 2018

PDF Document2018 Block Party Sponsorship Package (including form)

In order to maximize your sponsorship benefits and ensure desired sponsor level, please submit as quickly as possible.  If you have have questions, please contact Kara Tiesworth at or 616.754.3686.


We are currently accepting vendors for the 2018 GPS Block Party. Vendors include businesses, organizations and clubs as well as restaurants for the Taste of Greenville and exciting vehicles for the Touch-A-Truck.  Vendor Deadline: July 18, 2018. Please note there is limited space, so register early! 

PDF DocumentVendor Form

PDF DocumentTouch-A-Truck Info & Vendor Form

PDF DocumentTaste of Greenville Vendor Form

If you have questions, please contact Kara Tiesworth at or 616.754.3686.


Thank you for your interest in volunteering! Several volunteers are needed to ensure the GPS Block Party is a success.  Positions available range from parking assistants, water bottle distributors, and many more. We look forward working with you. 

Now accepting volunteers for the 2018 GPS Block Party! 


We are using SignUpGenius to organize our volunteers.  Please use the link below.  

External LinkGPS Block Party Volunteer Sign Up