A portion of Broadway between Fourth and Seventh Avenue in Alexandria was blocked off from 4 to 11 p.m. on Friday, July 19, during Party in the Street.

The Party in the Street was sponsored by the Downtown Business Association and Raapers Eatery and Ale, Party in the Street began several years ago as a way to celebrate the end of the first phase of reconstructing Broadway. It draws about 3,000 people.