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Malibu Country Mart prepares for fifth annual Summer Block Party

Malibu Country Mart Summer Block Party attendees visit the petting zoo during a previous event. This year’s party is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 12. Photo Submitted
Flor Amanda models her festive face paint during a previous Summer Block Party at Malibu Country Mart. 22nd Century Media File Photo
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7:58 am PDT August 3, 2017

Malibu Country Mart, Southern California’s premier lifestyle center, celebrates the end of summer with its fifth annual Summer Block Party. 

On Saturday, Aug. 12, the shopping center transforms into a colorful street fair, and Malibu locals, friends and families are invited to bid farewell to summer by enjoying an afternoon of exciting activities for all ages. The Summer Block Party is from noon to 3 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The fun-filled event, which turns Malibu Country Mart into the a street fair, offers  activities for all ages including face painting, a hair braiding station, a petting zoo, caricature portraits, Henna tattoos, spin art and Tarot card readings. A mobile photo booth will be available to capture guests’ favorite moments and take home as a fun keepsake. 

A live Calypso band and a DJ will provide music throughout the event to keep the party hopping. Complimentary refreshing treats will be available and will include ice cream sandwiches, shaved ice, non-dairy fruit slushies, root beer, cola and coffee floats and more.

For those looking to adopt a furry friend, Catty Wagon will have adoptable kittens to meet in their custom-built, mobile adoption vehicle created just for kittens. The Catty Wagon makes it possible for thousands of shelter kittens to find forever homes.

Malibu Country Mart’s Summer Block Party

What: This free event features live music, face painting, a petting zoo, complimentary treats, adoptable kittens from the Catty Wagon and more.

When: Noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12

Where: Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Road, Malibu