ETX Brewing Co., a microbrewery at 221 S. Broadway Ave., will celebrate its opening Saturday by sponsoring the Off Square Downtown Block Party from 2 p.m. to midnight.
The event will include a crawfish boil by The Boiling Catch; performances by the bands Babe, at 3 p.m., and Old Omen, at 7 p.m. and illusionist Johnny Magic from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., according to the announcement.
Children can take part in face painting and games. Pokey O’s Food Truck and concessions by Ted Kamel Foods also will be on site.
Businesses in the area offering special events as part of the block party are: El Guapo Records, Moon Rivers Naturals, 903 Handmade, Lightbox Collective and Moss Florist.
Participants will be able to buy tickets to get crawfish and beer. The tickets are available online now at etxbrew.com.