Third Thursdays in Downtown Olympia 

What: Once a month the streets of downtown come alive. Block party, games and community. Downtown businesses present unique in-store promotions, sales, events and more. Meet artists and authors! Shop local! See who is participating at 

When: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. - EVERY Third Thursday 

  • July 19 - Rockin Around Downtown
  • August 16 - The Dog Days of Summer
  • September 20 - Back to School 
  • More to come...

Block Party: This month the party will be at 222 Capitol Way N, Olympia, WA 98501, Olympia, WA 98501. (MAP). Bubbles, music, sidewalk chalk, gelato and more! Bring the family! 

June Stage Schedule

7 p.m. - 8 p.m. C Average - Local Olympia Rock Band

More to come!

Play to win! Two games this time.  
1) For the online game the rules are simple. Take a photo in a participating business and post it to social media with the hashtag #OlyThirdThursday. Do this, and you are entered to win a $50 gift certificate!

2) Challenge game starts at 5:00 p.m. Thursday! Pick up your game card at the block party. Each participating business will have a letter to help you solve the phrase. Be the first to bring the completed phrase back to the block party and win a $50 gift certificate!  

Share: #OlyThirdThursday and check out our Facebook event page.

Call for Buskers: For a limited time we are accepting proposals here for busker opportunities specific to Third Thursday events.

Our Sponsors: 

Presenting sponsor: Providence Health and Services.
Media partner: Mixx 96.1
Music sponsor: PBIA












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