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Center Street Daze Schedule

FROM: Tess Reiss, Director ========================== REVISED: Jackpot & Belly Dancer schedule, and band line-ups. Also, check out the FOOD selection & locations. CENTER ST. DAZE & ART CART RACE Saturday, September 20, 11AM-7PM on Center St. between Humboldt & Pierce St. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: (Runs from 11AM-7PM) 10:30 – Registration, Art Cart Race (Fratney St./at Onopa) 11:00-12:30 – Art Cart Race (between Fratney & Bremen) NOON – Registration, Bicycle Scavenger Hunt, alley next to Fuel Cafe 12:30-1:30 – Bicycle Scavenger Hunt, start @ Bremen & Center 12:30 & 1:30 – Belly Dancers at Jackpot 12:30-6:00 – UPROC Skateboard demos (between Bremen & Weil) 1:00-3:00 – Capoeira Batuque Street Roda (Bremen/by UPROC) 1:00-5:00 – UPTOWNER Outdoor Pool Tournament (Humboldt)3:00 FOOD: UPTOWNER – The Big Johnson (hot dogs) & Chinese Food. CHIPPY’S KETTLE KORN – By Uptowner. POPCORN TRUCK – By UPROC. QUARTERS – Hot dogs. E’S ONLINE SPOT – Cookies. FUEL CAFE – Serving food inside. NESSUN DORMA – Sandwiches & soup (in front of Fuel Cafe). LOTUS LAND – Not dogs, veggie burgers, brats. RIVER HORSE – Grilled corn. STAGES & BANDS: UPTOWNER – The Remedies (with Dena Aronson, Don Schiewer, Dave Blessum at Noon), Brian Damage, Uptown Savages, Voot Warnings, The Nelsonics. ONOPA – Ghost Apollo, Leval Blessing, and more. RIVER HORSE – Riverwest Accordion Club, Eric Blowtorch & The Inflammables, The Mercuries, Trolley, The Reverse, and more. QUARTERS – INSIDE: Embedded Reporter (1-3), Osiris Pickup Truck (7-8), Blue Valentine (8:30-9:30), Self Righteous Brothers (10-10:30), Vegas (11-midnite), Floor Model (Midnite-?). OUTSIDE: Edgar Allan Cash (3-4), Dr. Chow’s Love Medicine (4:30-5:30), Chop Top Tornadoes (6-7). 1. ART CART RACE, 10:30-12:30: For the first time, Art Cart Race, sponsored by the Riverwest Artists Association, will be held in conjunction with Center St. Daze. In the past, it’s been held with ArtWalk, but most artists were unable to participate because they had to be in their studios (also see Mark Lawson’s article & John Ruebartsch’s photos in the September RW Currents). This year it’s open to anyone who wants to give it a go. Several Center St. Businesses have committed to sponsoring a cart: Uptowner, Onopa, Fuel Cafe, River Horse, Quarters, UPROC, and Breakaway Bicycle Courier. HOW TO ENTER: Cart must have a human rider. Cart should be created, not pre-made. No entry fee. Call Sparky for info at 264-4797. 10:30 – Registration by Onopa 11:00 – Race Starts Race Course: Fratney to Bremen St. Run in heats, 2 at a time. Start/Finish Line: @ Center & Fratney, 1 lap down to Bremen and back again. 2. BICYCLE SCAVENGER HUNT, 12:30=1:30PM: Back by popular demand, Wayne Wallner of Breakaway Bicycle Courier is coordinating the Bicycle Scavenger Hunt. HOW TO ENTER: Entry fee $5.00 (includes t-shirt). NOON – Registration at alley by Fuel Cafe. 12:30-1:30 – Scavenger Hunt (start/finish at Bremen & Center). 3. OUTDOOR POOL TOURNAMENT/BENEFIT, 1:00-5:00 PM: Outdoor Pool Tournament in front of the Uptowner to benefit the Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic. Sponsored by Steve Johson of Uptowner with pool tables provided by Mitchell Novelty. HOW TO ENTER: Register at the Uptowner on September 20th. Time: 1-5PM Entry Fee $20.00 OTHER INFO ABOUT CENTER ST. DAZE: ================================= CENTER ST. WILL BE CLOSED: >From 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM on Saturday, September 20th. No parking will be allowed on Center St. between Humboldt & Pierce St. during that time. Thanks for your cooperation. CAPOEIRA BATUQUE STREET RODA, 1:00-3:00 PM: Afro-Brazilian martial arts from 1-2PM, followed by a Drum Circle until 3PM, at Bremen & Center, by UPROC. For more info contact Marco at 688-7748 (Mark Kessenich). JACKPOT, BELLY DANCERS AT 12:30 & 1:30 PM: Belly Dancers & lessons, Tarot Card Readers (inside), IWW, Green Party, and Peace Action Voter Registration. SKATEBOARD DEMOS: 12:30-6PM Sponsored by UPROC. On Center St. in enclosed area between Bremen & Weil. For more info, call UPROC at 264-5009. SPONSORS: Fuel Cafe, Uptowner, Onopa Brewing Co., River Horse, Foundation, Quarters, UPROC, Riverwest Artists Association, Lakefront Brewery, Riverwest Currents, onMilwaukee.com, High Spirits Consulting, Breakaway Bicycle Courier, Mitchell Novelty, Riverwest Properties.