The transformed Kalamazoo's Bates Alley will come alive every first Friday of the month June through October from 4pm-8pm for Vintage in the Zoo's HOP-UP Block Party! Enjoy local vendors, artists, music, and stay tuned for the announcement of a large-scale community art project. June 7th's  HOP-UP will partner with Grand Traverse Distillery. Sip on one of their beautiful mock-tails, then enjoy an after-party at their location. Vintage in the Zoo is helping bring the idea of Bates Alley alive. Be a part of the latest downtown development that makes Kalamazoo evermore unique every first Friday of the month.

Here's what you need to know:

  • Where: Bates Alley
  • When: First Friday of every month from June through October
    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Partnerships change every event
  • For more information, click here

Bonus Video: See the Transformation of Alley to Gallery