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Kelley Deal of South Park Appears in BBC Special

12 May
Kelley Deal on the BBC

Our neighbor, Kelley Deal, appeared on the 2014 BBC documentary, “Joy of the Guitar Riff.” In it, she explains how Nirvana‘s hit, “Smells like Teen Spirit,” revitalized American guitar music as musicians and listeners began to turn away from what had become the bombastic stagnation of posturing stadium rock. Kelley Deal is a songwriter and recording artist best known as […]

Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Historic South Park a Success

06 Apr

The annual Historic South Park Easter egg hunt on the Park Drive Boulevard drew dozens upon dozens of children and their parents in search of eggs filled with candy and prizes on March 30,2013. Thanks to the efforts of the social committee lead by Abby Reed, those in search of eggs or prizes  weren’t disappointed. […]

Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Expand Square One Salon

10 Jul

South Park couldn’t be prouder of our very own Brent Johnson and Joshua Stuckey, for all they’ve done to revive and promote the neighborhood, for their successful ventures that have added hugely to the City’s vibrancy and for their AIDS philanthropy. Their energy and creativity have been a bright spot for many years now, as […]

Families Enjoy Easter Egg Hunt

03 Apr
A photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny at the Egg Hunt.

Children gather candy-filled eggs and meet the Easter Bunny on the South Park Boulevard, Saturday, April 3rd. A little rain in the morning didn’t deter a large crowd of parents and children with baskets and spring fever. At high noon, kids lined up excitedly on the sidewalk, whooping and shouting, until they were given the signal to dash across the […]

Third Annual South Park Jazz and Arts Festival: September 26

28 Sep

Thanks to all who made this year’s Jazz and Arts Festival a big success! Thanks to lots of hard-working volunteers and a perfectly-timed break in the rain, we were once again able to enjoy some of the best music the area has to offer in the perfect outdoor setting. To find out where the Jazz […]

Shakespeare is Free (and fun) in South Park

20 Sep

September finds Shakespeare in South Park. Two years ago, the Bard of Avon was at the Gazebo with Much Ado About Nothing. Last year, he was in the South Park Green, with A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Fairies, Athenians and an enthusiastic crowd enjoyed the late summer weather in South Park Green, a cozy hillside park with […]