Are there block party guidelines?

Yes! You must follow these guidelines when planning your block party.

  • Block parties must take place outdoors on private property in Coquitlam.
  • You must establish a safety plan that adheres to all of the Provincial Health Officer’s orders, notices and guidelines to ensure appropriate physical distancing during your block party.
  • Fireworks are not permitted unless you obtain a permit from Coquitlam Fire & Rescue.
  • All recyclables and garbage must be properly disposed of at the end of the event.
  • Any outdoor amplified sound (music played through speakers) must end by 10 p.m. 
  • The primary purpose of a block party must be for the enjoyment and benefit of the surrounding neighborhood in order to be eligible for the Block Party Grant.
    • For example, garage sales and birthday parties are not eligible for the grant.

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