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United Way Community Block Party

Fun for the whole family!

United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area presents a FREE, Family Friendly evening! Part of United Way’s mission is to connect people right here in our community, bringing them together to LIVE UNITED. This event is a celebration of our community’s support as we kick off our annual fundraising campaign. This family friendly event will have something for everyone!

WHEN: Friday, August 9 | 4 PM - 7 PM
WHERE: Utica Zoo | 1 Utica Zoo Way, Utica

COST: Free! | Must register online in advance. ONLY 200 attendees!


  • Visit the Utica Zoo animal exhibits as part of a scavenger hunt to win prizes!
  • Create some cool crafts with Lady & Leap.
  • Remember the evening with friends and family at the photo booth from Made in Utica.
  • Enjoy a Cookout Style Dinner from Feast & Festivities by O’Conners.
  • Munch on Treats including Popcorn from Handshake.City.



DiGiorgio Law Firm PLLC, CWA 112,
Handshake.City, Made in Utica,
Feast & Festivities by O'Connors, Lady & Leap, Utica Zoo