Rock the Block party this weekend
The College Community Coalition, of which The Citadel is a member, is providing alcohol-free alternatives for Lowcountry college students this weekend.
The 5th annual Rock the Block, an alcohol-free party, will be held Saturday, Sept. 22 on George Street between Coming and St. Philip streets at the College of Charleston. The party, which is free to all college students, will runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
The party will feature live music, food, sodas, a climbing wall, mechanical bull, prizes, and a chance to meet students from other colleges. Also contributing to the evening’s events are Aramark, California Dreaming, Coca-Cola, Cold Stone Creamery, Papa John’s Pizza, The Citadel Gift Shop, the College of Charleston Bookstore, Dept. of Student Life, Residence Life and the Cougar Activities Board.
The College Community Coalition, which is made up of the Charleston Southern University, the College of Charleston, The Citadel and Trident Technical College, was created to address the problems of underage drinking among college students and to promote alcohol- and drug-free student activities.