Block Party Trailer

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Connect with your neighbours!

Cochrane's Community Block Party Trailer is a great way to bring your neighbourhood together, promote relationships and build deep community bonds. 

The Community Block Party Trailer makes it simple and fun for locals to host neighbourhood block parties. It comes complete with everything you need, including invitations, signage, traffic cones, griddle and detailed instructions on how to put on a great party! 

To schedule your own block party including the Block Party Trailer, please contact Cochrane Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) at 403-851-2252 or email

Booking Process:

  • A street use permit is required when planning a neighbourhood block party on or in Town of Cochrane roadways or public lands. For more information on how to close a road for your block party contact the Community Event Administrator at
  • Application form submissions are recommended at least three weeks prior to the event. The application form will start the approval process. 
  • Trailer must be picked up and returned to Protective Services Centre parking lot (20 Grande Blvd) by no later than 10am following the day of booking. 
  • Keys must also be returned to the front door drop box at FCSS (#1, 209 – 2nd Ave. W) after the trailer has been dropped.   

Once the Block Part Trailer has been booked and event permit completed, we will reach out to arrange a pickup time and handover the keys. 

We love your interest in connecting with neighbours in your community! 

Block Party Planning Guide

Block Parties are a fun way to connect with people in your direct community. In this guide you will find a step-by-step process for planning your event, along with templates that can be used in your planning: Block Party Guide 2023

Supporting community connection is what we do, for more information about planning your Block Party contact 403-851-2252 or email