Courtesy of Boulder Block Party

First Annual Boulder Block Party, 6 p.m., Friday, May 16, Madelife, 2000 21st St., Boulder, www.facebook. com/bdrblockparty, 303-927-0802 $10

Boulder’s general aura of creativity will be on display and celebrated this week at the First Annual Boulder Block Party, going down at Madelife multi-use arts space. There will be music, food, shenanigans and more.

As capacity is limited, attendees must RSVP ahead of time, which you can do at