Hoffman’s Chocolates, LIME Fresh Mexican Grill and The Fountains are teaming up with the Jason Taylor Foundation to host the Louder Than A Bomb Food For Thought Block Party on April 15 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The Block Party will take place in front of Hoffman’s Chocolates and LIME Fresh Mexican Grill at The Fountains Shopping Center in Plantation, Fla. The event is free to attend and will feature performances by up-and-coming artists, a live DJ, poetry from South Florida high school students, an urban art slam featuring local artists live painting on canvas, dance performances, mascot appearances, face-painting and interactive games for the entire family.
Taylor is the Miami Dolphins’ NFL Hall of Fame defensive end and one of the franchise’s more poplar players.
LTABFLA is a Jason Taylor Foundation arts and education project that is part of the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network and features a friendly spoken-word competition between school-based poetry teams across the state. A silent auction will also be held at the block party to benefit the Jason Taylor Foundation.
Since opening its doors, the Jason Taylor Foundation has impacted tens of thousands of children through innovative programming including The Jason Taylor Reading Room, The Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network, Louder Than A Bomb Florida, Cool Gear for the School Year, the Jason Taylor Children’s Learning Center and Jason Taylor Scholars.