Block Parties

The City of Coquitlam Block Party program was created to encourage neighbours to connect and create a sense of community in our residential neighbourhoods. Block parties are a great way to build new friendships and enhance safety and awareness in the neighbourhood.

Apply to Host a Block Party

Apply now to host a block party with your adjacent neighbors and receive free Special Event Liability insurance.

Receive a Grant Post Block Party

Approved block parties are eligible for a $150 grant. Information about how to receive the grant will be included in the approval package. In short: 

We will mail you a cheque for the block party funds within 5-8 weeks. 

Download the Block Party Handbook.

Additional Information

If you have any questions or require further information, please email Block Parties or call 604-927-3674.

  1. What are the benefits of registering my block party?
  2. What are the requirements of a block party?
  3. Are there block party guidelines?
  4. Can I receive funding for my block party?

Once your block party is approved by staff, you will:

  • Be eligible to apply for the $150 Block Party Grant. 
  • Receive free Special Event Liability insurance for your block party.