On Sat 7/24 from 11 AM to 10 PM, the Silver Room
(1442 N. Milwaukee) hosts the eighth annual Sound System Block Party, "We Come in Peace." The festival celebrates cultural diversity and features live mural painting by Ray Noland and Hebru Brantley, a photo booth by Glitter Guts
, three stages of music, fashion, and cultural programming, and kids' activities such as face-painting and a bouncy castle. First on the schedule
is a yoga session led by Moksha Yoga
; last is an after-party at Double Door
(1572 N. Milwaukee, $15, 21+) with more musical performances.