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Monroe North throwing street party
A music festival is coming to a street near you.
The Grand Rapids Grizzly Jam — by Zoko 822, Garage Bar & Grill and StreetEatsGR — begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday on the 800 block of Ottawa Avenue NW in the Monroe North district downtown.
The all-day block party will feature music from The Legal Immigrants and others, who will open the show at 2 p.m.
The festival’s headliner is Gunnar & The Grizzly Boys. The group is scheduled to take the stage at 8:30 p.m.
There will be food specials, outdoor bars, patio seating and food trucks from participating establishments.
Tickets can be purchased in advance for $10 or $15 on Saturday. Tickets are available at Garage Bar & Grill, Zoko 822, MeXo and online.