Summer Party on Main
The City of La Porte is turning up the heat on summer with the brand new festival - Summer Party on Main! On Saturday, June 22nd from 4-9pm, thermometers will be bursting as blazing hot live bands crank things up on the Main Stage. Tejano and Classic Rock favorites are sure to get you and your crew dancing the night away, as you also enjoy the best food trucks in the Houston-area, ice cold beer, a variety of local craft & artisan vendors and special street performances. Everyone will be gathering around the Main Stage at 6pm to witness the Ultimate Watermelon Eating Contest! The competition will have divisions for both adults and kids. Not only can kids enjoy the contest, but there will be plenty of fun activities, crafts and slides to enjoy as well. Come experience a hometown summer night like you’ve never seen!
The Summer Party on Main will be kicking things off at 4:00pm with the incredibly talented Grupo Alcanzable. They will turn up the Tejano Music flare La Porte has been missing!
At 7:00pm one of Houston’s most talented and entertaining cover bands, The Slags, return to the La Porte main stage! Their set list covers hits from today, classics from the past and a variety of genres.
Watermelon eating contest
Everyone will be gathering around the Main Stage at 6pm to witness the Ultimate Watermelon Eating Contest! The competition will have divisions for both adults and kids. Click HERE to enter the contest and show everyone your summer eating skills!
Food Trucks and beer
You will want to show up hungry! Several of the Houston-areas best food trucks will be on sight slinging out a variety of summer favorites! In addition to delicious food choices, the giant beer tent returns to Main Street, but this time it will be pouring your favorite domestic beers. List of Food Trucks coming soon!
Hottest car show of summer
You worked hard to restore your classic or customized beauty. Now it’s time to show that baby off. The Summer Party on Main will feature the Hottest Car Show of Summer down at Broadway/Main throughout the festivities for party-goers to drool over the epic coolness of your ride! Enter today to save your spot - ENTRY FORM
Interested in becoming a vendor for the Summer Party on Main? We welcome handmade arts and crafts, specialty foods, and more! Deck out your booth with some summertime party fun! Please Note: Direct sales vendors are limited to one (1) representative per franchise. Vendor space is available on a first come first serve basis, so register today.
Vendor registration is now open! Click here to apply!
Kid zone & other entertainment
Kids can enjoy summer crafts, slides and the return of THE MECHANICAL SHARK! While having a blast with all the other activities of the evening, keep your eyes and ears open for the incredible roaming performance of the Three Amigos Mariachi!